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In Georgia History

Billy Carter Commented on Campaign

As Jimmy Carter and President Gerald Ford campaigned in New York the day before their final debate. Carter’s brother, Billy, gave his lighthearted views of the campaign to an Albany, Georgia audience. On his brother Jimmy’s drinking habits, Billy said,...
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In Their Own Words

Stephens Put in Charge of Militia

James Oglethorpe (the General) put William Stephens in command of the northern part of the Georgia colonial militia on this day: “…In the Evening, having observed that in Times past Disputes had frequently arisen among the Constables and other Officers,...
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