Calvin Coolidge of Vermont is the only president who left government federal smaller than when he took office.
A son of East Calais moved to Georgia, where he enthusiastically published a pro-slavery, pro-secession newspaper.
During an inspection of recovery efforts from the Flood of 1927, the normally taciturn Coolidge gushed (for him) love and appreciation for the state of his birth.
Of its roughly twenty major floods in the last two hundred-plus years, the flood of November 3-4, 1927, was one of the most devastating.
We are “One Race, the Human Race” and we all behave the same ways, for good and bad.
Black Hole Hollow Farm: Not exactly a working farm with cows and pigs, but more of an equestrian and drinking facility frequented by artists, espionage agents, and Princess Margaret. Really.
Matthew Lyon (1749–1822) was the first person to be prosecuted under the Sedition Act of 1798.
A rabbi from Danby, Vermont will speak about the first sermon preached to a synagogue congregation in the New World in 1773, and the resulting Hebraic influence in the coming Revolution.
RocketJ’s birth came in 1984 at Dascomb Rowe Ball Park in Waterbury, where Bean slugged out cheeseburgers, hotdogs, fries, onion rings, sausage subs, fried clams, etc., and he is still doing it today.
In the newsroom three nights before Ike’s visit, a young man overheard Judge Smith tell managing editor Bud Mattison of a plan to fill the presidential creel.