Monthly Archive for: ‘July, 2017’

  • Declaration Of Independence

    Fourth of July: The First Anniversary (1777)

    ~ by James Still ~ On the first anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, Congress adjourned for the day and dined with military officers and various dignitaries. British deserters and the Hessian band, taken at the Battle of Trenton, also joined the festivities. A naval …

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It is the duty of the patriot to protect his country from its government. ~ Thomas Paine