Elisabeth Achelis Story, Molly
E. K. McGrath, former director of the The World Calendar
Association - International (October 2000 - February 2005)
tells the incredible saga of how her distant relative Elisabeth
Achelis came to be the most influential crusader for calendar
improvement in the twentieth century.
is saddened to learn and convey news of the recent
passing of former TWCA Director(1991-2000) Norman
As noted by former Director
E. K. McGrath, we draw somespecial comfort from the fact that he
December 31, 2008--Worldsday.
His daughter Karen survives. We express our appreciation
the years he spent enthusiastically carrying the torch for
World Calendar, which would not be on track for eventual implementation without his dedication.
Calendar Association in 2000: A Changing of the Guard,
Molly E. K. McGrath writes of her trip to Oregon in October
2000 where she met then director Norman C. Lindhjem and
reviewed plans for the future of The World Calendar. She
deserves special thanks for revitalizing TWCA by providing
its first Internet presence.