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Hickman presents ‘A century of war’ for Men’s Club

The Men’s Club Speaker Series welcomes Warren Hickman to the podium Friday morning. He was a chief staff officer for President Dwight D. Eisenhower, a history professor and an author. 228 more words

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Lost and Found - June 14th Edition

What to remember about June 14th…

Flag Day (USA) 2015

  • 1775  Continental Army created by act of the Continental Congress
  • 1777  Stars and Stripes adopted as the official flag of the United States by resolution of the Continental Congress…
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History

June 12, 1945: Guildhall Address By Eisenhower

Seventy years ago General Eisenhower was honored at the Guildhall in London by being presented with a ceremonial sword and being made an honorary Londoner.  His speech, that he gave without notes, is quite eloquent and belies his usual reputation of being a poor public speaker.  1,447 more words

Clear and Present Dangers…Dwight D. Eisenhower

“Americans, indeed all free men, remember that in the final choice, a soldier’s pack is not so heavy a burden as a prisoner’s chains.”

~Dwight D. 8 more words

Clear And Present Dangers

Allan Levine: Obama's Middle Eastern policy is a disaster. The blame goes back as far as Eisenhower

In June 2009, United States President Barack Obama made his well-publicized Cairo speech, calling for a more productive relationship between the U.S., Arab states, and “Muslims around the world.” Six years later, that has not come to pass. 783 more words

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US VETERANS Gassed by US Army troops - 1932

In 1924, a grateful Congress voted to give a bonus to World War I veterans – $1.25 for each day served overseas, $1.00 for each day served in the States. 555 more words

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I like Ike...remembering June 6, 1944

I grew up in the 50s and my mother was a devoted fan and regular voter for Dwight D. Eisenhower. We named our German Shepherd “IKE”. 105 more words

Karen Stephen Author