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 - The Fourteenth of September. To-day, the...
The Fourteenth of September. To-day, the anniversary of the memorable Fourteenth ,of September. Is an event which must ever remain hallowed la the hearts ef Loulslanlana. The Ladles Fourteenth of September Memorial Association, to whose credit Is due the completion ef the beautiful monument which stands in Liberty place, will keep the day just aa they have since, the shaft first rose above the spot where the heroes fell, by sending their committee, of which Mrs. D. A. S. Taught Is cnalrman, with wreaths of .immortelles to twine about the names ot the martyrs whose names are immortalized in the granite, tablet Times has rolled on: twenty-one years have passed since the freedom of Louisiana was achieved In tire and blood; tne nres ox tae reconstruction era are healed; the grass grows . green above tne spot where our martyrs bled and died; but memory remainseternal aa the ages and, beautiful with Ivy and forget-me-nots, will -speak from the hearts ot our women In the flowers laid -upon tne mound in Liberty place to-day.

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  1. The Times-Picayune,
  2. 14 Sep 1895, Sat,
  3. Page 3

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