Archive for January 17th, 2009

We hate to be up braided


          We love to be “upgraded              -eab, 1/17/09

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People come, and people go,

And people are forgotten.

Pride is such a fleeting thing,

And fame – it is half rotten.

The Lord rules, and the Lord reigns,

The Lord, He is forever.

The only place of lasting worth,

Is in His holy favor.  – eab, 8/84


Penned in Blount Co., in East Tennessee

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 “Let every man, every corporation, and especially let every village, town, and city, every county and State, get out of debt and keep out of debt. It is the debtor that is ruined by hard times.”

 “Conscience is the authentic voice of God to you.”


“No person connected with me by blood or marriage will be appointed to office.”


1/17 Rutherford B. Hayes died 1893, Fremont, Ohio the 19th president of the United States

He married Lucy Ware Webb Hayes, a devout Methodist, 12/30/1852.  Lucy was the only wife to ban alchol from the White House.  This action won her admiration from the Women’s Christian Temperance Union and also won her the title “Lemonade Lucy.”

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