Sunday, July 4, 2010

Let The Pittsboro Confederate Soldier Statue Stand!

Let the confederate soldier statue stand in front of the Chatham courthouse

As an alumnus of UNC-Chapel Hill, I am familiar with the efforts, every couple of years, by some student group (Socialists of UNC, Karl Marx Society, or something like that) to force UNC to take down the statue of "Silent Sam. Read the rest HERE.  

Also, please read in conjunction with Pittsboro, an article by my great  grandfather.

25th Anniversary of General Lee's Surrender April 9th, 1865

"I with Needham, a Negro servant, as my only companion turned south to my home, Pittsboro, NC, passed through Chapel Hill and the Federal brigade of Gen. Atkins stationed there."  Read the rest HERE.


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