Tag Archives: Grover Cleveland

What About Grover Cleveland?

The political alignments in 19th Century United States were somewhat reversed from what we know today. We need to remember that, in those days, the Republican party was the liberal party, and the Democrats were the died-in-the-wool conservatives. Stephen “Grover” … Continue reading

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Happy Labour/Labor Day

Perhaps you are fortunate enough to have the day off today, in order to celebrate Labor Day, the misunderstood holiday that we celebrate on the first Monday in September. Americans are vaguely aware of a sanitized version regarding the roots … Continue reading

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Montana Becomes A Territory

Whenever I think of the State of Montana, I think of Montanans I know.  An aunt and uncle live near the small town of Victor.  One of my childhood friends lives in Missoula.  During visits, I’ve always enjoyed the wild, … Continue reading

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