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Martin Stephan: Rewinding the Clock

Monday, July 16th, 2018

It was May 28, 1839.
They came with murderous intent. Dawn had not yet broken. The mist on the Mississippi lifted stubbornly. No matter. Like birds of prey, adult men swooped down the landing ramp, brandishing whips and clubs. Bibles, buried in their baggage, wouldn’t be needed. Younger men struggled with steamer trunks, while children, […]