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Facts in Five

Election of 1948 edition

  • Democrats briefly courted Dwight D. Eisenhower to challenge Truman for the nomination.  The Republicans were talking with Douglas MacArthur during the same period. 
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IN COLD BLOOD by Truman Capote -1st/1st HCDJ 1965 Stated First Printing

IN COLD BLOOD by Truman Capote -1st/1st HCDJ 1965 Stated First Printing
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Harry S. Truman

Harry S. Truman

The plainspoken man from Missouri who never expected to be president yet rose to become one of the greatest leaders of the twentieth centuryThe 33rd President, 1945-1953By Robert DallekIn April 1945, after the death of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the presidency fell to a former…

Harry S Truman, in business- anecdote

Harry S Truman (1887-1972)

33rd US President

After WWI Captain Truman was for sometime engaged in the haberdashery business. It was a failure. Later in the White House he could recall an irritating customer who could not make up his mind. 49 more words


The Piano Man

Well, we survived the wedding, had a blast on the honeymoon, but now it’s time for real life. And something special for you-all.

Time for hockey, you ask. 53 more words

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The American Dream

Freedom, equality, happiness, and oppurtunity. These are key things that make up the American Dream. Centuries ago people wanted to come to America to get wealthy, start a new life, or just have more freedom, which still happens today and gives it the name of American Dream. 185 more words

Churchill's Legacy - why it still matters

On the night of the first US presidential debate, when the world listened to speeches intended to influence, inspire —and annoy — Churchill’s Legacy was launched, celebrating one of the world’s greatest orators and the 70th anniversary two of his most influential speeches: Churchill’s  521 more words