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3. The train with his body went through many small towns.
Sat Apr 13, 2024, 08:39 AM
Apr 13

My mother remembered people standing beside the tracks in Norcross and Duluth, GA as the train passed. I grew up in Norcross and she was from Duluth (the next town along the line).

I was raised to understand the respect and gratitude we owed him. She taught me to be a Democrat.

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