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MY CIVIL WAR POV
 The farthest I ever traveled away from home before the age of 14 was Fort Knox Kentucky near Louisville. I went there with my parents and siblings to visit my sister Carolyn. Her husband was stationed at Ft. Knox in the late 1950's. After 14 I traveled to ...
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Life In Murfreesboro Tennessee At The End Of The Civil War
Murfreesboro Tennessee during the Civil War An Illinois Light Artillery Regiment somewhere in Murfreesboro during the Civil War LIFE IN MURFREESBORO AT THE END OF THE CIVIL WAR This is part of an article from the Murfreesboro Post called "Picking Up The Pie...
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The Roosevelt Boys
Quentin Roosevelt Theodore Roosevelt Jr. Theodore Roosevelt was a warrior to the end. At the age of 58 ,and as an ex president, he asked Woodrow Wilson for permission to lead a volunteer division to fight in France after America declared war on Germany in A...
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MT. OLIVET CEMETERY IN NASHVILLE
KATHERINE BURCH WARNER - B 1851 D- 1923  While Debbie was at a baby shower in Donelson today I had some time to kill. I decided to walk through Mt. Olivet cemetery. One of my favorite tombstones in the cemetery is Jesus holding the deceased children of Lesl...
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SAVING PRIVATE NILAND
  The movie Saving Private Ryan may have been based on a real group of four brothers from New York state. They were Edward, Preston, Robert, and Frederick "Fritz" Niland. The brothers mother received three telegrams on the same day reporting that Edward was...
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Theodore Roosevelt And The Death Of William Craig
  Theodore Roosevelt was a pretty tough customer. Besides earning the Medal of Honor for bravery leading a charge up San Juan Hill, and surviving an assassins bullet, he was nearly killed after being thrown from a carriage on September 3, 1902. While tourin...
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Russell's Trip To Graceland - October 22, 2017
  My six year old grandson Russell, who will turn 7 on October 27th, is an avid fan of Elvis Presley. My wife promised him a trip to Graceland for his birthday. Russell is a very special child. He was born with spina bifida and he doesn't let his condition ...
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1963 - Chapter 13 - Bright Sun Shiny Days
  After turning 40 I began to experience a mid-life crisis and it hit me like a ton of bricks. There were other problems that I can't discuss here that were really weighing on me. I don't know if I was going through depression but sometimes I felt like I co...
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A Clown Sighting
 The anti -Trump mania makes no sense to me. What does the left have to complain about? Their guys, the Clinton's, Obama's and their cronies got away with murder for 16 years. Real scandal after real scandal, after real scandal. The media ignored or downpla...
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Nashville's Cascade Plunge
      Daddy took me fishing a lot when I was a kid. One day I was too close to the edge of the water and fell in. Another day daddy caught a huge fish and in my excitement I accidentally jumped into the water. He jumped in the water both times to save me be...
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