Monday, January 23, 2012

7 Oct 1916

After three additional ferries were sunk, Germany has announced that the evacuation of foreign nationals. The United States formally recognized the Irish Republic.

I haven't eaten all day. There is no bread or meat available at any price, yet Britain refuses to surrender, The situation reminds me of the situation my grandfather described in Vicksburg.


  1. Odd to think that was less than 100 years ago.

  2. Yes. That time period is crucial in history. Most of the problems of today can be directly traced to short-sighted policies back then.