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History of Columbus Celebration, Franklinton Centennial (Paperback) Loot Price: R426
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History of Columbus Celebration, Franklinton Centennial (Paperback): Stephen A. Fitzpatrick

History of Columbus Celebration, Franklinton Centennial (Paperback)

Stephen A. Fitzpatrick

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1897 Excerpt: ...in verse in the Evening Dispatch: FRAISTKLINTON'S COLORS. And have you seen old Franklinton With flags and banners gay, From those good folk no broiling sun Can drive their zeal away; And everywhere their joy shines through The dear old red and white and blue. These colors speak a faithful past, A loyal future, too--The pioneers with patriots classed And generations new That cherish what the pioneers So wisely built in other years. But gray is also on review, The gray of crowning hair, And wrinkles that esteem renew That shines out everywhere, For these are they that ever glow The badges of the long ago. Tuesday evening, September 21, in the week following the celebration, there was a citizens' meeting in the Fourteenth ward wigwam at which the following resolutions were adopted: Whereas, The one hundredth anniversary of the founding of Franklinton was fittingly celebrated on the 14th 15th and 16th inst., in which glorious tribute was paid by voice and pen to the memory of Lucas Sullivant and his associates; and, whereas, the citizens of Columbus, irrespective of locality, the newspapers of our own and surrounding cities did magnificent work to make the centennial a success; therefore, be it Resolved, That the people, of the West Side extend our warmest feelings of gratitude to the newspapers, the chairmen of the various committees, to the executive board, to all who sacrificed time or money, to do justice to the memorv of men who did so much for Columbus, her life, character and impulse; and, further, be it Resolved, That special thanks is due Dr. A. B. Richardson, the trustees of the Columbus hospital, for the generous use of their beautiful grounds; to Hon. Governor Asa Bushnell, Rt. Rev. Bishop Watterson, General John Beatty, Colonel Edward Taylor, Hon....


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: May 2012
First published: December 2009
Authors: Stephen A. Fitzpatrick
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 4mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 80
ISBN-13: 978-1-151-27535-6
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-151-27535-2
Barcode: 9781151275356

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