The 135th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Address
Ms. Grim read a letter from Tom Brokaw, explaining that he could not attend since he was covering the impeachment proceedings. Dr. Franklin spoke about the importance of the Gettysburg address. Mr. Klinepeter portrayed Governor Andrew Curtain and introduced Mr. Getty as President Lincoln. Mr. Getty portrayed President Lincoln and delivered the Gettysburg address. Mr. Wayne Hill sang a popular tune of the era, “The Battle Hymn of the Republic.” close
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