1. In 1953 LIFE published a tiny article about a tiny billiards prodigy, Renske Quax, of Haarlem, in the Netherlands.
8. Billiard prodigies: they’re just like us!
- Around 100 people drowned this past weekend after two migrant vessels went down in the Mediterranean sea.
- People trolled the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency for tweeting elements of the historic Osama bin Laden raid in Pakistan five years ago.
- And elephants performed for the last time at Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey after years of protest from animal advocates 🐘