May 1924

Memorial Day

Volume 7, Issue 19
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Every cemetery in this land, during the past week, arranged for appropriate services to honor the war dead, culminating yesterday in the usual auspicious observance of Memorial Day. In years past Memorial Day had belonged peculiarly to those who fell during our Civil War, but of late its observance has become a tribute to the dead of all wars.

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