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Glenwood community celebrates birthdays

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There are a couple of birthday celebrations in Glenwood this week. First – our nation will be turning 238 on July 4. The second party is in recognition of a couple of special men’s 80th birthdays! Two-hundred thirty-eight makes eighty seem pretty young!

In a letter to his wife, Abigail Adams, on July 2, 1776, John Adams wrote: “The second day of July, 1776, will be the most memorable epoch in the history of America. I am apt to believe that it will be celebrated by succeeding generations as the great anniversary festival. It ought to be commemorated as the day of deliverance, by solemn acts of devotion to God Almighty. It ought to be solemnized with pomp and parade, with shows...



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