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Lincoln’s Birthday IV

Today was President Lincoln’s Birthday. For some people today was a holiday and for others yesterday was a holiday. For most of us, we didn’t get a holiday for Lincoln’s Birthday. Our local library was closed on Monday for Lincoln’s … Continue reading

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Now He Belongs to the Ages

The words “Now He Belongs to the Ages” were spoken 152 years ago by Edwin Stanton. There is some question as to the exact words that Secretary of War Stanton uttered, but the alternates are very similar. The words were … Continue reading

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