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Kansas Transplants Roots Run Deep

Topeka Capital-Journal
Jan 29, 1999

Kansas Native Sons and Daughters are getting together again this weekend, and it reminds me that I have a lot in common with the man generally considered to be greatest Kansan of all. 897 more words


~Regarding the railroad~

“I asked a man in prison once how he happened to be there and he said he had stolen a pair of shoes. I told him if he had stolen a railroad he would be a United States Senator.” 74 more words


Dwight Eisenhower on civic involvement

“For politics ought to be the part-time profession of every citizen who would protect the rights and privileges of free people and who would preserve what is good and fruitful in our national heritage.” 34 more words

Odds And Ends

Eisenhower Delivers his "Atoms for Peace" Speech

December 8: On this day in 1953, President Dwight D. Eisenhower delivered his “Atoms for Peace” speech to the UN General Assembly in New York City. 458 more words

American History

Cosby: When The Media Watchdogs Bark, Or Not

By Casey Bukro

The serial rape allegations against Comedian Bill Cosby have reached the stage where people are asking why the media failed to report them when they happened. 597 more words


Dwight D. Eisenhower USS Williamsburg Guest Logbook

Large leather-bound guest book from the presidential yacht USS Williamsburg from the estate of its captain James W. Hicks, 11.5 x 14.25, dated 1953, containing 44 signatures of politicians and their guests on the first four pages (signed back-to-back), including: Dwight D. 180 more words

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