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Garrett Clipper, Indiana, June 25, 1951

Santa Cruz Sentinel, California, June 25, 1937


El Paso Herald, Texas, June 25, 1917

Springfield Missouri Republican, Missouri, June 25, 1922

The Times, Shreveport, Louisiana, June 25, 1922

El Paso Herald, Texas, June 25, 1929

Reading Times, Pennsylvania, June 25, 1937

Wilmington News-Journal, Ohio, June 25, 1942

The Terre Haute Tribune, Indiana, June 25, 1950


Independence Daily Reporter, Kansas, June 25, 1906

Lansing State Journal, Michigan, June 25, 1918

The Wichita Daily Eagle, Kansas. June 25, 1922

Battle Creek Enquirer, Michigan, June 25, 1922

The Waco News-Tribune, Texas, June 25, 1928

Santa Cruz Sentinel, California, June 25, 1884

Brooklyn Life, New York, June 25, 1927

The Daily Sentinel, Woodstock, Illinois, June 25, 1949

The Gazette and Daily, York, Pennsylvania, June 25, 1942

The Times, Shreveport, Louisiana, August 16, 1891

Some men talk to a woman very much as they might talk to the wonderful automaton around at the museum when it plays a game of chess. “Why, bless my soul, it really seems to be thinking! What evident faculty of mental independence! It almost appears to possess the power of coherent thought!”

Hasten the day, dear Lord, when she shall be regarded as something wiser and nobler than an automaton, less perishable than a confection, more comforting and peace producing than a firearm, a veritable comrade for man at his best..


Man running for state legislature says he won’t patronize businesses that employ Muslims

Michael “Duke” Lowrie, a firefighter and paramedic, is a Republican running for the Louisiana House of Representatives. He also believes that the United States should boycott businesses owned by or employing Muslims, according to a report in the Shreveport Times. Lowrie announced his decision to seek election on Thursday, and by Friday afternoon, he was answering for a 2015 Facebook post in which he said that he did not intend to patronize businesses that had anything to do with Islam. Read more.