Civil War 160- Wednesday November 7, 1860- In Springfield, Illinois- Abraham Lincoln’s day was pretty much spent- accepting congratulations on his victory in yesterday’s Presidential Election. He still had a […]
It seems like just yesterday the events of the 150th anniversary of American Civil War events were taking place. Now it’s time to start the 160th anniversary of the same […]
I have been interested in presidential elections- since I was seven. I stayed up late that night- and every time since- the most memorable being in 2000. Finally around 4am […]
Tomorrow is finally Election Day- vote early and vote often- just like they do in Chicago.
Remembrance Of Things Past: 1968 U.S. Presidential Election- November 5, 1968. This is the first presidential election in my memory. I was seven years old. That spring my grandparents took […]
Sunday morning September 8, 1974. I was thirteen years old and had been a news hound since I could read. My habit on Sunday mornings was to go down to […]