The text of the speech delivered by Joe Snyder, Gallatin, at the 5th Annual Harry S. Truman Appreciation Ceremony at the Truman Library in Independence.
“Thank you. I am pleased to be here. At age 81, I’m pleased to be anywhere. It was Shakespeare who said, “Praising what is lost, makes the remembrance dear.” So we meet here today in that spirit; to treasure and praise a man no longer