Troy R. Bennett
on Oct. 25, 2016, at 3:43 p.m.
The only things the rebels didn’t take was their blue, Union uniforms.
on Oct. 25, 2016, at 10:44 a.m.
Where I come from / There are no wars – / There is no reason to fight / There are no prejudices / as there is no need to be judgmental.
on Oct. 24, 2016, at 4:56 p.m.
But 25 miles out of Alexandria, near Dunn’s Bayou, they were ambushed by Confederate troops and artillery. The fighting lasted most of the day.
By Troy R. Bennett on Oct. 24, 2016, at 6:25 a.m.
on Oct. 23, 2016, at 8:17 p.m.
When he died in 1743, he willed a house, a barn, a wharf, land, furniture, livestock and a man named Cambridge to his family.
By Troy R. Bennett on Oct. 22, 2016, at 10:24 a.m.
on Oct. 22, 2016, at 10:21 a.m.
His trial commenced on the morning of June 4th. By suppertime, he’d been convicted. The next day, the judge sentenced him to hang.
on Oct. 21, 2016, at 4:21 p.m.
She was very seasick, the whole way.
By Troy R. Bennett on Oct. 21, 2016, at 2:14 p.m.
on Oct. 20, 2016, at 1:48 p.m.
He began his long, ink-stained career as a printer’s apprentice at the old, daily Eastern Argus around 1872, when he was 14-years-old.
on Oct. 20, 2016, at 10:48 a.m.
By Troy R. Bennett on Oct. 20, 2016, at 1:01 a.m.
on Oct. 19, 2016, at 4:20 p.m.
Dow ordered a city militia to fire into the unarmed crowd gathered on the steps of City Hall.
on Oct. 19, 2016, at 10 a.m.
Last month, MHS was awarded a $149,000 grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to digitize, catalog and provide free online access through Maine Memory Network to 1,000 images in its early Maine photograph collection.
BENNETT THERE DONE THAT
on Oct. 18, 2016, at 1:24 p.m.
I remain convinced that one of the great tragedies in racist American history is that Chuck’s only number one record was “My Ding-a-Ling” in 1972. Pat Boone had six number one hits. Let that sink in for a minute.
on Oct. 18, 2016, at 10:04 a.m.
By the time he died, this native of Ireland, he’d made a fortune selling illegal booze.
By Troy R. Bennett on Oct. 17, 2016, at 6:24 p.m.
on Oct. 17, 2016, at 12:25 p.m.
He once helped police track down a child killer by drawing them a picture of the killer’s face he could see in his head.