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Peek at the Past

100 Years Ago

Nov. 11, 1920

Armistice Day, 1920 will not present the boisterous features that characterized it in 1918. This year it will resemble a memorial and to that end President Wilson has issued an order directly that on Sunday Nov. 14, the United States flag shall be displayed at half-mast at all military posts, naval stations, on vessels and on buildings of the United States “as a token of the Nation’s participation in the memorial services held for the heroic American soldiers, sailors, marines and others who gave their lives to their country in the World War”.

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