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by thelivyjr
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: THE GATHERING PLACE
Topic: Mr. A.B.s Corner - Welcome To A Quiet Place In Cyberspace
Replies: 944
Views: 23042

Re: Mr. A.B.s Corner - Welcome To A Quiet Place In Cyberspace

Hello, everyone!

Good morning to you all!

And a very happy Tuesday, as well!
by thelivyjr
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: OTHER STUFF
Topic: POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY IN AMERICA
Replies: 696
Views: 25266

Re: POLITICAL PHILOSOPHY IN AMERICA

Federal Farmer I [/color][/size][/i], continued ... Federal Farmer  October 8, 1787 Nothing but the passions of ambitious, impatient, or disorderly men, I conceive, will plunge us into commotions, if time should be taken fully to examine and consider the system proposed. Men who feel easy in their ...
by thelivyjr
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: SOCIAL ISSUES
Topic: ON TEDDY ROOSEVELT
Replies: 104
Views: 1393

Re: ON TEDDY ROOSEVELT

LONG HOT THIRSTY SUMMER , continued ... He ate dinner at 689 Madison that Sunday night with Edith and Riis and burly roundsman Tierney. They relished what they had seen. Roosevelt had been very privately leaning toward supporting some kind of limited Sunday saloon opening, maybe four hours a day, b...
by thelivyjr
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: SOCIAL ISSUES
Topic: ON THE ROOTS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
Replies: 184
Views: 1924

Re: ON THE ROOTS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION

Capt. Machin appears to have been engaged at New Windsor much of the year 1781, in the recruiting service. Having the principal direction of that business, and to have disbursed much money. 7 The following paper from Capt. Hubbell shows in truth the situation as regards funds, of very many of the of...
by thelivyjr
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: SOCIAL ISSUES
Topic: HISTORY OF THE MOHAWK VALLEY
Replies: 221
Views: 2521

Re: HISTORY OF THE MOHAWK VALLEY

History of the Mohawk Valley: Gateway to the West 1614-1925 [/color][/size][/i] Chapter 29: Mohawk Valley and Schenectady — 1701-1713. , continued ... In September, 1710, a fleet with militia left Boston in connection with an English fleet bearing troops. This expedition sailed for Port Royal, Acad...
by thelivyjr
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: THE GATHERING PLACE
Topic: THE POT BELLY STOVE ROOM
Replies: 791
Views: 20491

Re: THE POT BELLY STOVE ROOM

MEMOIRS OF AN AMERICAN LADY. [/color][/i], continued ... CHAP. LIII. Return of the fifty-fifth regiment to Europe—Privates sent to Pensacola. The fifty-fifth now left their calm abodes amidst their lakes and forests, with the joy of children breaking up from their school; little aware that they wer...
by thelivyjr
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: COMMENTARY ON ISSUES OF OUR TIMES
Topic: COMMENTARY FROM jeffmoskin
Replies: 5663
Views: 85452

Re: COMMENTARY FROM jeffmoskin

Good morning, jeffmoskin! That is something I never did, although I have ridden the Staten Island ferry back and forth, and when young, have ridden the ferry to Governor's Island, which used to be a military base ... My aunt was stationed there and she told us that real New Yorkers never stood in th...
by thelivyjr
Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: SOCIAL ISSUES
Topic: THE WEIMAR REPUBLIC
Replies: 0
Views: 2

THE WEIMAR REPUBLIC

Weimar Republic [/color][/size][/i] From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Weimar Republic was the German state from 1918 to 1933, as it existed as a federal constitutional republic. [/color] The state was officially the German Reich (Deutsches Reich), and was also referred to as the German Repu...
by thelivyjr
Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: DAILY NEWS/CURRENT EVENTS
Topic: THE DAILY NEWS
Replies: 6807
Views: 132910

Re: THE DAILY NEWS

REUTERS "Wall Street slips off record highs, Tesla drops after fatal crash" [/color][/size] Shivani Kumaresan Medha Singh Herbert Lash April 19, 2021 U.S. stocks closed lower on Monday, slipping from last week's record levels, as investors awaited guidance from first-quarter earnings to justify hig...
by thelivyjr
Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:40 p
Forum: ISSUES WHICH AFFECT OUR LIVES
Topic: POLITICS
Replies: 4305
Views: 15395

Re: POLITICS

REUTERS "Exclusive-New York's Infinity Q winds down hedge fund as valuation issues spread" [/color][/size] By Lawrence Delevingne APRIL 19, 2021 BOSTON (Reuters) - New York investment firm Infinity Q Capital Management LLC is liquidating its hedge fund as the fallout from a U.S. regulatory probe in...