Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia on June 20, 1976 · Page 132
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Sunday Gazette-Mail from Charleston, West Virginia · Page 132

Charleston, West Virginia
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Sunday, June 20, 1976
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James K. Polk (1845-1849) Polk was perhaps the only president who achieved all the goals he · set. There were only four but they were on a grand scale. During his four years in office he added more territory to the United States than did any other president. Zachary Taylor (1849-1850) "Old Rough and Ready" was the hero of the Mexican-American War. His main contribution as president was being the second to die in office. 7A/. dunks'*! jkyft ,, , Millard Fillmore (1850-1853) Millard Fillmore did nothing of note. Franklin Pierce (18531857) Some have said that F r a n k l i n Pierce was one of the most at- t r a c t i v e m e n ever to serve as president. How tastes change. .Sundov (iazettf-Mail. June 20, 1976 PageS

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