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A friend of a friend-Howie Franklin and David Branch-March 4

One thing I have learned is that good friends have other good friends. This is a series of stories about “friends of my friends”. The post below is the story for March 4, 2015. 896 more words

A Friend Of A Friend

Historical Nonfiction Text for High School

Kennedy’s Last Days: The Assassination That Defined a Generation

By Bill O’Reilly


Published: 2013. Publisher: Henry Holt and Company, LLC.

Hardcover: 318 pages. ISBN: 978-0-8050-9802-0… 438 more words

Lincoln at 52

In November 1860, Abraham Lincoln was elected president of the United States.  By the time he turned 52, on February 12, 1861, the Union was crumbling.  520 more words


Evaluating Presidents Today

The highly subjective task of ranking US Presidents… is best left to historians.  But, there is no guarantee that an unbiased assessment will be produced by academics trained in the discipline of history.  347 more words


Abraham Lincoln Banner for the Uptown Dallas Art Collective.

This was composed on Apple iPhoto and on Pixlr Editor Online Photo Editor (free, and usable on both OS X and PC platforms). I changed the background on Apple iPhoto, and added the text on Pixlr. 179 more words