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Grow Whiskers And They Will Vote For You

The old saying “Out of the mouth of babes, oft comes gems” was certainly true when young Miss Grace Bedell wrote to Presidential candidate Abraham Lincoln on October 15, 1860.  Grace was eleven years old at the time of her … Continue reading

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Lincoln on Mars

Do you think Abraham Lincoln ever imagined his image would be traveling around on Mars? Lincoln on Mars…It all began on July 29, 1958 when the US Congress passed legislation to establish the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).  President Dwight … Continue reading

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A Penny For Your Thoughts

“A Penny For Your Thoughts” can be traced back as far as the 1500s.  No one actually knows who coined the phrase but it must have been someone who was curious of the thoughts of others. As Independence Day draws … Continue reading

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