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In Georgia History

Illegal to Bet on Elections

Legislation by the General Assembly making it a misdemeanor to bet on elections in Georgia was signed into law by Gov. Joseph M. Brown.
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In Their Own Words

Journal Account of Seeing Alexander Stephens

From Richmond County, Gertrude Thomas recorded her account of seeing one of Georgia’s leading citizens: “So long a time has passed since writing I am almost at a loss to remember events as they have occurred in succession… I have...
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