Monday, February 27, 2017

The Wyoming Tribune for February 27, 1917: Reception for the National Guard planned

In Cheyenne plans were well underway to welcome the boys back home.

But you have to wonder why? The way things were going, why the President was even demobilizing the Guard is a bit of a mystery.  War was pretty clearly around the corner, and Congress was upset that Wilson wasn't being aggressive enough with Germany.

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