Tag Archive for ‘presidents’
Before 1776, the date of July 4 was not a happy one in Washington’s life. What was he doing that day?
The signers of the Declaration of Independence. A printer, a politician, a duelist, a Connecticut Yankee and the most famous signature in U.S. history
Who were the 56 signers of the Declaration and what became of them?
56 Signers. You might know a few. What about the rest of them?
Who said, “Men’s souls will be shaken with the violences of war?”
Has there been an Atheist President?
President Lyndon B. Johnson, “The Great Society” Speech (University of Michigan, May 22. 1964) Each year more than 100,000 high school graduates with proved ability do not enter college because they cannot afford it. And if we cannot educate today’s youth, what will we do in 1970 when elementary school enrollment will be five […]
President James K. Polk, “Special Message to Congress on Mexican Relations” (May 11, 1846) Instead of this, however, we have been exerting our best efforts to propitiate her good will. Upon the pretext that Texas, a nation as independent as herself, thought proper to unite its destinies with our own she has affected to […]
Harry Truman “Gave’ Em Hell.” I gave him a grade A. Born on May 8, 1884, the 33rd President of the United States.
Who said, “We must work to finish the war.”