Bud Selig is praised on Jackie Robinson Day

...until this evening.Selig frequently points out that Robinson's first game occurred more than a year before President Harry Truman desegregated the U.S. military and seven years before the Supreme Court's Brown v. Board of Education decision that ruled...

Playing golf is positively presidential

...so much that it irks his critics.Since the turn of the previous century, only three presidents ? Herbert Hoo ver, Harry Truman and Jim my Carter ? have avoided the desire to grip it and rip it. Party affiliation seems to have no influence on White...

Weathering the storm with a real media star

...Kirby's Augusta" history video.This one tells the story of an Augusta man who went to Washington in 1947 to see Harry Truman. And he was packing a pistol. It's on YouTube as well as on our home page at augustachronicle.com.Another weekend treat...

Plane crash suits could bankrupt, Thomson mayor says

...business with the government would not be subject to the state's Sunshine Law, but when federal funding is involved, the Truman-era labor-protection Davis-Bacon Act requires contractors to submit payroll documents to prove they are paying workers...

Truman's love letters to wife Bess reveals his softer side

...INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- As president, Harry S. Truman earned the moniker "Give 'Em Hell Harry...wife his heart. In love letters to Bess Truman, the nation's 33rd president reveals...in "The Love Story of Harry and Bess Truman," at the Truman Presidential Museum...

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'Truman Show' has depth beyond movie's story line

The Truman Show is founded on an enormous secret...looks like a nice place to live. Certainly Truman Burbank (Jim Carrey) doesn't know anything...reflected on how really odd a tree looks? Truman works as a sales executive at an insurance...

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Truman was prophetic about GOP

...announcement came that President Harry Truman had been re-elected. Fifty-two years...Day, I watched a replay of President Truman's acceptance speech at the Democratic...speech. I am amazed how prophetic Mr. Truman was. He said that the Democratic Party...

Truman stupidest president ever

...Cook's Aug. 13 letter praising Harry Truman, who was the stupidest president this country ever had. Truman was vice president when President Franklin...applied pressure in Washington so President Truman sent Secretary of State George Marshall...

Harry Truman not a stupid president

Regarding recent letter calling Harry Truman the "stupidest president ever": I think...dust of history finally settles on Mr. Truman's presidency, one will find he was...We never hear about that. President Truman may be accused of many things but stupidity...

Mr. Truman Price, Sr. (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga.- Truman Price, Sr. entered into rest Monday, August 16, 2004, at Doctors Hospital, Truman Price, of Belair Rd., Augusta. Funeral...wife, Jeanette Price; three sons, Truman A. Price, Jr., Tyrone Price, Robert...