Out on the trail in an old Willys, with the Chief, the Sarge, the Princess…and the spirit of Tony along for the ride.
This year Arizona lost one of our few remaining direct connections to the events surrounding the Imperial Japanese Navy attack on the United States at Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Betty Tackaberry Blake died in Scottsdale in April 2015. I’ve copied here the Wikipedia entry [link to article, which includes footnotes] I assembled in […]
Armistice Day was proclaimed by President Woodrow Wilson on November 11, 1919; to commemorate the cessation of World War I hostilities with Germany on the 11th hour of the 11th day of of the 11th month of 1918, and “..the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory…” […]