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Daily Archives: April 2, 2012

Music Monday: The Band

This Music Monday comes from a famous rock band.  The song’s name is “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” and the band’s name is The Band.  The Band is a rock group that was most popular during the late 1960s and early 1970s, and they are originally from Canada so it might be surprising […]

Monitor Log: 2 April 1862

Remarks  Wednesday April 2nd/62   From Midnight to 4 A.M.. light airs from E.S.E. with clear pleasant weather                                                                                                                                   William Flye   From 4 to 8 A.M.  wind E. & cloudy weather workmen came on board to work on Pilot House at8 a.m.  English sloop of war came in during the night fired our National […]