3156Re: [TalkAntietam] Kennesaw Mountain NBP
- Dec 11, 2006And I bet they were shunned for that!
Yr. Obt. Svt.
G E "Gerry" Mayers
To Be A Virginian, either by birth, marriage, adoption, or even on
one's mother's side, is an introduction to any state in the Union, a
passport to any foreign country, and a benediction from the Almighty
----- Original Message -----
From: "Stephen Recker" <recker@...>
Sent: Monday, December 11, 2006 9:30 AM
Subject: Re: [TalkAntietam] Kennesaw Mountain NBP
> Don't feel bad not knowing who Sherman is <g>
> A girl from Winchester told me a story about some southern friends
> hers from the Shenandoah Valley who wanted to name their son after a
> notable Civil War figure. They called the kid Sheridan.
> On Monday, December 11, 2006, at 08:37 AM, <richard@...>
>> Thank you, sir. I guess they liked my books -- even though they're
>> about what they tend to call "the OTHER war." I suspect there might
>> an "On to Atlanta" book in my future. At least the travel expenses
>> would be minimal! Now -- who was this "Sherman" guy anyway? I know
>> folks around these parts don't think too highly of him!!!!!! :-)
>> My grandfather, in fact, used to spit whenever Sherman's name was
>> At least I've still got John Bell Hood and good ol' Fightin' Joe.
>> 'HERE LIES THE BODY OF THE CONFEDERATE STATES OF AMERICA...
>> DIED OF BRAXTON BRAGG.'
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