[Ads-l] Sectional Patriotism

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Thu Aug 11 02:11:11 UTC 2016

On Wed, Aug 10, 2016 at 5:12 PM, Dave Wilton <dave at wilton.net> wrote:

> Important river port city of Jefferson was

last stop made by the Sunshine Special, later the Texas Eagle, before its
arrival at Marshall, seat of Confederate government-in-exile of Missouri,
"Fire-Ant Capital of the World," and birthplace of George "Ole Joige"
Foreman, as well as that of this writer.

Sectional patriotism!

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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