The Battle of Quebec: December 31, 1775

This was originally posted on this site on December 31, 2010. Plaque erected in Quebec City marking the spot of American General Richard Montgomery’s death. “Here stood the Undaunted Fifty safeguarding Canada, defeating Montgomery at the Pres de Ville Barricade on the last day of 1775, Guy Carleton commanding at…

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The Perfect Tree

A classic that we’ve posted previously . . .  The Perfect Tree by Henri Marchand  We begin the holiday season again engaged in a debate of vital importance.  It’s an annual and endless argument that we look forward to every December—what qualifies as the perfect Christmas tree?  Over the years…

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