2 June 1855 Posted on June 1, 2012 by Staff The Portland Rum Riot take place in Portland, Maine. Famous Words of Inspiration..."A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing to go to sleep in humility, thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards, in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride." C.S. Lewis — Click here for more from C.S. Lewis No related posts.