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Spending the Fourth In Washingon, D.C. – 07/04/17

  “I wouldn’t necessarily travel to Washington, D.C. for the fourth of July, but since you’re here it is quite the experience!” This is what the woman at the front  desk of our Hampton Inn  hotel said when we asked … Continue reading

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The Bicentennial Wagon Train

I was eleven in 1976 when the United States celebrated the two century mark as an independent nation. There were innumerable celebrations to mark this important milestone, including among others celebrations, commemorations and parades. I was old enough to remember … Continue reading

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