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30 10, 2012

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Kirk David Lyons - 10/24/2012 Message Draft based on 2002 proclamation TO ALL WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME, GREETINGS. KNOW YE That H.K. Edgerton is a true Son of the South and a committed friend of the Sons of Confederate Veterans. THAT H.K. Edgerton, at great personal risk to himself, has been fearless in defending our flag from Texas to Virginia in marches, speeches and solo vigils. THAT H.K. Edgerton has always [...]

16 10, 2012

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Plan to honor teen Confederate spy splits Ark. town David O. Dodd was barely 17 when he was hanged in January 1864 By JEANNIE NUSS 10/14/2012 LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The story of David O. Dodd is relatively unknown outside of Arkansas, but the teenage spy who chose to hang rather than betray the Confederate cause is a folk hero to many in his home state. Street signs and an elementary school [...]

16 10, 2012

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Selma, Ala., community protests monument to KKK leader By Dianne Mathiowetz October 14, 2012 The struggle to stop the construction of a monument to Nathan Bedford Forrest, first grand Dragon of the Ku Klux Klan and the man credited with building the white supremacist group into a national force, has put a spotlight on Selma, Ala., largely known today for its role in the Civil Rights movement. Forrest made his fortune as [...]

16 10, 2012

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Recounting the Dead By J. DAVID HACKER Even as Civil War history has gone through several cycles of revision, one thing has remained fixed: the number of dead. Since about 1900, historians and the general public have assumed that 618,222 men died on both sides. That number is probably a significant undercount, however. New estimates, based on Census data, indicate that the death toll was approximately 750,000, and may have been as [...]

5 10, 2012

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Lessons learned by the South applicable to today Go on a treasure hunt. The answers are in the history books, alas the politically correct have hidden them away, you will have to find them by Mark Vogl (conservative) Tuesday, October 2, 2012 One hundred and fifty years ago America divided over it's future. The Sesquicentennial Anniversary of that event is almost half completed. (This year will commemorate the great battles of Gettysburg [...]

1 10, 2012

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Back to the main articles page      An Open Report / 8th Annual Confederate Heritage Youth Day - Clover, South Carolina On Saturday, September 29, 2012, alongside members of the Private Thomas E. Caldwell Camp #31 Sons of Confederate Veterans, and others, I would deliver to the many young people and their families who would gather in Clover, South Carolina to learn of the lives of the many men and women of the [...]