"This is what the Lord says: "Stand at the crossroads and look; ask for the ancient paths, and ask where the good way is, and walk in it. You will find rest for your soul."
Jeremiah 6:16 NIV
By Jerry Stewart - Vision Productions The only person to become president without having been elected vice-president or president is Gerald Ford, who took over the office when Richard Nixon resigned. Ford was appointed vice-president when Nixon's first vice-president, Spiro Agnew, resigned.
By Jerry Stewart - Vision Productions ANY TIME AMERICANS ARE ASKED TO SAY WHO THEY BELIEVE TO BE ONE OF THE GREATEST PRESIDENTS IN OUR NATION’S HISTORY, ONE OF THE TOP THREE IS ALWAYS THIS MAN, ABRAHAM LINCOLN. JUST THE MENTION OF HIS NAME BRINGS TO OUR MIND’S EYE A TALL LEAN MAN WEARING THAT FAMILIAR TOP HAT, MOST ALWAYS LOOKING QUITE SERIOUS, AND, SOMETIMES, ALMOST SAD.
By Jerry Stewart - Vision Productions HERE IN AMERICA YOU CAN BE JUST ABOUT ANYTHING YOU SET YOUR MIND TO BE. IF YOU DOUBT, JUST LOOK AT OUR U.S. PRESIDENTS. OH SURE, SOME WERE BORN INTO RICH, INFLUENTIAL FAMILIES, BUT MANY WERE NOT. LOOK AT THESE.
By Jerry Stewart - Vision Productions
"The Rules Of Civility And Decent Behavior In Company And Conversation" By President George WashingtonInteresting Facts
From George Washington’s Personal Noteboo
Jerry Stewart - Vision Productions We’ve all seen the pictures and cartoons of Uncle Sam. I can still remember as a kid seeing the army recruiting posters with that picture of Uncle Sam, all dressed in his coat and bow tie and that tall hat, with colors of red, white, and blue. Standing there pointing his finger and saying, "I want you for the U.S. Army".
HERE IN AMERICA YOU CAN BE JUST ABOUT ANYTHING YOU SET YOUR MIND TO BE. IF YOU DOUBT, JUST LOOK AT OUR U.S. PRESIDENTS. OH SURE, SOME WERE BORN INTO RICH, INFLUENTIAL FAMILIES, BUT MANY WERE NOT. LOOK AT THESE.
Heaviest: William Taft (300-340 lbs.)
Lightest: James Madison (about 100 pounds)
Youngest: Theodore Roosevelt (42) was VP when McKinley died
Youngest Elected: John F. Kennedy (43)
Oldest Elected: Ronald Reagan (69)