George Washington's Thanksgiving Proclamation
It was October 3, 1789. Our first president had been in office for only eight months. Everything was so new and different in a new Republic operating under a new Constitution. ...
Posted: November 19, 2017, 09:36 PM
Washington's Thanksgiving Proclamation (Part 2)
"By the President of the United States of America, a Proclamation. Whereas it is the duty of all Nations to acknowledge the providence of Almighty God, to obey his will, to be gratefu...
Posted: November 20, 2017, 06:25 PM
The Ghosts of Christmas Past--1776
On July 4, 1776 our nation the United States of America was born. It sure was a great day. Followed by months of relentless defeat. Under the command of General Washington, the...
Posted: November 28, 2017, 07:16 PM
The Ghosts of Christmas Past -- 1941
It was not a merry Christmas. Pearl Harbor was still digging out from the drubbing the Japanese Imperial Navy had delivered to our Navy and Army. The Japanese were running rampant al...
Posted: November 29, 2017, 02:39 PM