Posted: Monday, November 11, 2013 12:00 am
The writer, of Omaha, is the Douglas County assessor.
Seventy-five years ago in 1938, Nov. 11 was declared a national holiday. The Veterans of Foreign Wars pointed out then that Armistice Day (now Veterans Day) presented “an ideal opportunity for those who are interested in the perpetuation of patriotism, preservation of peace and an adequate national defense to unite in ceremonies.”
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Monday, November 11, 2013 12:00 am.