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Notes and Quotes-June 7, 2020

A Flight More Historic Than Lindbergh’s By Tom Morrow An argument could be made that, other than Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower and other military leaders, U.S. Army Air ...

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Notes and Quotes- May 31, 2020

By Tom Morrow While the United States had spies as far back as the Revolutionary War, things didn’t get tightly organized until just before World War II. U.S. ...

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Notes and Quotes- May 10, 2020

The Nights ‘The Del’ went to war By Tom Morrow One of the great experiences of my life was as vice president of communications and historical archives at ...

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Notes and Quotes- May 3, 2020

Was He, or Wasn’t He a Russian Spy? The Strange Case of Alger Hiss The man who put Richard M. Nixon in the political spotlight… By Tom Morrow ...

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Notes and Quotes-April 26, 2020

‘The Black Plague’ – History’s Worse Pandemic? By Tom Morrow As bad as we think our society is being challenged thus far this year, things have been worse ...

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Notes and Quotes- April 19, 2020

The Father of Our U.S. Air Force The Sacrifice He Made For Being Right By Tom Morrow   In 1922, aviation pioneer Billy Mitchell correctly predicted what lay ...

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Notes and Quotes- April 12, 2020

The Automobile Man and his Dream Preston Tucker was part-genius, part gambler, part hustler, but always the visionary salesman of Tomorrow By Tom Morrow Preston Tucker, born Sept. ...

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Notes and Quotes- April 5, 2020

The Father of U.S. Air Force By Tom Morrow In 1922, aviation pioneer Billy Mitchell correctly predicted what lay ahead in 20th century warfare, but at great personal ...

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Notes and Quotes- March 29, 2020

The Ship’s Cook An Unlikely Hero By Tom Morrow Doris “Dorie” Miller, born Oct. 12, 1919, died most likely on Nov. 24, 1943. He was a U.S. Navy ...

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Notes and Quotes- March 22, 2020

The Spanish Flu-The Pandemic of 1918-20 By Tom Morrow The current world-wide pandemic of the COVID-19, a.k.a. “Coronavirus,” is bad and getting worse, but conditions will have to ...

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Notes and Quotes- March 15, 2020

Aviation Author, Airline CEO, and Comic Strip writer PART II This is the second of a two-part feature column on World War I ace fighter pilot Eddie Rickenbacker. ...

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Notes and Quotes- March 8, 2020

The Many Lives of an American Hero This is a “two part” story about one of America’s greatest heroes-– a story that takes more than one 800-word column ...

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Notes and Quotes- March 1, 2020

The Utah Inventor Unknown to TV Viewers By Tom Morrow Who would have thought pictures and sound could flow through the air and into a box sitting in ...

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Notes and Quotes- February 23, 2020

The King of Defense Attorneys By Tom Morrow Today there are dozens of top defense attorneys working the courts  throughout the nation, but there’s little doubt most bow ...

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Notes and Quotes- February 16, 2020

Polio: It Kept Us Awake At Night By Tom Morrow As children, growing up in the forties and fifties had its particular worries. We had just gotten through ...

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