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Post Scripts: Veterans Day

Posted By Janna On November 7, 2012 @ 9:14 am In Opinion | No Comments

Next Sunday is Veterans Day, a time to honor all veterans of all wars. It was first known as Armistice Day celebrating the ending of the fighting of World War 1 at 11 a.m. Nov. 11, 1918 — the 11th day of the 11th month. It officially received its name in 1926 through a Congressional resolution. It became a national holiday 12 years later by Congressional action. It was

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