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Mar 23 2017

Liberty and Death

Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty or give me death! On this day, American revolutionary, Patrick Henry, later to be the first governor …

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Nov 11 2016

Thank you, Veterans

On this day in 1918 Germany signed an armistice agreement with the Allied Nations in a railroad car near Compi├Ęgne, France. Fighting in World War I officially ended at 11:00 a.m. (the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month). The war officially ended with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles on …

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