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  • Presidential Nominations

    "The people are passive spectators of the intrigues and cabals of the [political] convention."

  • Ed Wray / AP

    The Red Sunsets

    “When this volcanic dust ceases to glorify our skies at dawn and eve, we shall part with what has probably been the most remarkable and picturesque accident to the earth's physical life that has been known with the limits of recorded history.”

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