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Exploring the Birthplace of the United States - Philadelphia - May 2017

There is SO much to see in Philadelphia, where do I start?

Our daughter, Elisabeth, drove up from Raleigh to join us.  We had done some research while we were still in Raleigh so we were pretty prepared.  1,232 more words

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People Movers 11

Here are more photos from May 1.  Betsy Ross is a product of  Yank Marine in Tuckahoe, New Jersey.  

Here, r to l, are three generations of sixth boro people movers . 82 more words


Sex and History

“That ol’ Betsy Ross…”

Few characters of the revolution bring about as much controversy as Betsy Ross.  Did she truly sew the first American flag based on the instructions of… 574 more words

American History

Because Betsy Ross does not want chafed skin when she has her beauty rest.

Here’s a revolutionary Instant Bargain, these soft bedding fabrics.

All for just six dollars!

He’s thinking about it, we’ll get back to him shortly.

Sale Of The Century

A Penny Saved ... (in Philly)

Happy New Year! Okay, so I didn’t really save any pennies (or any money, for that matter) during my trip, but apparently it’s part of a famous Ben Franklin saying. 618 more words



January 1st in history:

On New Year’s Day of 1863, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation, freeing all slaves that were living in Confederate states. 100 more words

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