Daily Archives: May 22, 2007

Abe Lincoln’s smallpox story has been told before

“Doctors say Lincoln had severe smallpox when he delivered Gettysburg Address,” the headline on the AP story read. That seemed like old news. I checked and it was. Gettysburg physician Bradley R. Hoch explored Lincoln’s illness in his “The Lincoln … Continue reading

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Preakness, TV’s ‘Bachelor’ tied to York County

Dover’s Bill School, with his long trumpet, played “Call to the Gate” at the Preakness in May 2007. For a full story on the trumpet player, see below. Background posts: Artist Jeff Koons came back to York for a show … Continue reading

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