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Interesting if true about Pope Pius IX sending marble for the construction of the Washington Monument and that the Know Nothings stole the marble. That is all I can decipher with any certainty.



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Posted 03/15/2018   4:19 pm  Show Profile Check 51studebaker's eBay Listings Bookmark this reply Add 51studebaker to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
cornerstone laid 7/4/1848

some? travel he used
to lay capital 1793
granite soft-
N. of original spot
Pope Puis IX sent
marble block 2
Rome - "know Nothing"
stole it


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Posted 03/15/2018   4:22 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add stampfan9 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Don, thank you kindly.
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cornerstone laid 7/4/1848

same trowel re-used
to lay Capitol 1793
ground soft-marsh
N. of original spot
Pope Pius IX sent
marble block 2
Rome - "Know Nothings"
stole it
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"same trowel he used"

"ground soft - moved"
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Posted 03/15/2018   4:31 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add mdroth to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Is this a normal post-it note or a special printing post-it note??
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Posted 03/15/2018   4:59 pm  Show Profile Bookmark this reply Add stampfan9 to your friends list  Get a Link to this Reply
Thanks all for the replies, the note now makes good sense to me.
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