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Armistice Day – a family’s legacy

My grandfather was a World War One doughboy. Of course it wasn’t called World War One back then. In fact, some thought it would be “The War to End All Wars“. I don’t know if my grandfather felt that way, … Continue reading

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Celebrating the Fifth of July – blessed are the peacemakers

One year before the Second Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, telling George III that the thirteen colonies were now 13 states independent of his rule, that same Congress sent him an olive branch. In … Continue reading

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