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Commentary

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# 8 What are these things doing in "Pauper" Graves ?!
(Or:  We thought these folks were poor!) 


This is a letter written in response to an 
e-mail from Bill
Hastings 
which you may read here.
# 26 11/01/2004
# 7 Memorial Day Special -- 
What my father did in the war.

Note: This has absolutely nothing to do with poorhouse history. But we hope those of you interested in WWII history (up close & personal!) will enjoy it. [And it's the reason I have not had time to prepare a commentary dealing with poorhouses! PHL]

# 25 05/31/2004
# 6 Wintering In the Poorhouse -- 
                                  Today's Version!
A story of 
FREEZE NIGHTS  in the South
# 24 03/21/2004
NOTE:   # 6  is a photo article -- with lots of graphics -- 
                              which means the pages take a longer time to load!.
# 5 What Keeps Us From the Poorhouse?
The Social Safety Net
#  23 12/23/2003
# 4 Welfare-to-Work
(Modern Indentured Servitude?) 
# 22 9/14/2003
# 3 Worthy or Unworthy
(Is that really the question?)
# 21 7/16/2003
# 2 Poverty & The American Dream:
A Clash of Reality on the Frontier
(or How Poor Relief was Different in the West)
# 20 5/16/2003
# 1 Today's Trojan Horses # 19 2/14/2003

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