Monthly Archives: September 2012

Sep 29

Children’s Good Manners – Rules of Civility

“A good moral character is the first essential. It is highly important not only to be learned but to be virtuous.” ~George Washington George Washington’s first lessons in good breeding came from a book entitled Rules of Civility & Decent … Read More



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Sep 22

National Hunting and Fishing Day

National Hunting and Fishing Day, established by Congress in 1972 and celebrated the fourth Saturday of every September, remains the most effective grassroots efforts ever undertaken to promote the outdoor sports and wildlife conservation. In the late 1800s, hunters and … Read More



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Sep 21

25 Years Since Reagan’s Famous ‘Tear Down This Wall’ Speech

On September 19, 2012, Mayor Klaus Wowereit of Berlin, Germany, unveiled a plaque commemorating the 25th anniversary of President Ronald Reagan’s call to the Soviets to “tear down” the wall that then divided the city. This plaque is placed at the … Read More



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