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From: "lguzman" <>
Subject: [AMER-REV] Update on General Howe's Dog
Date: Tue, 15 Jul 2003 08:29:44 -0500
References: <1d7.d851a68.2c44cc6f@aol.com>


P. 40, REDCOAT by Bernard Cornwell. "Hamlet, Sir William's dog, was
pampered by all of them."

That doesn't tell me the breed. Drat. And I don't know if Cornwell made up
the name Hamlet or found it in records. I was going for Hercules myself.

Lila


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Sent: Monday, July 14, 2003 10:18 PM
Subject: [AMER-REV] Daniel Boone


> In a message dated 7/14/03 11:01:13 AM Pacific Daylight Time,
> writes:
>
> I'm totally disgusted and furious about the renaming of the Daniel Boone
> Parkway. My ancestors came to Kentucky at the time of Daniel Boone and
Simon
> Kenton. They fought with George Rogers Clark, fought the Indians, the
British and
> the French and now they get a kick in the pants. Anyhow, I've sent this
on
> to other groups I belong to and I did write to the Governor, the
Congressman
> and the Secretary of the Transpotation Dept.
>
> My Kentucky ancestors left there in 1836 but it angers me re Daniel Boone.
I
> hope I did some good.
>
> Annie
> Los Angeles
>
>
> >
> > X-Message: #6
> > Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2003 11:20:20 -0400
> > From: "Patrisha Goodwin" <>
> > To:
> > Message-ID: <>
> > Subject: [AMER-REV] Renaming of Daniel Boone Parkway
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> > Renaming of Daniel Boone Parkway
> > This is from one of my other lists and I=92m passing this=20
> > on. I=92ve added additional information and email addresses=20
> > for various individuals, I=92m outraged. I hope this is OK=20
> > to post to the list. It just makes me wonder who of our=20
> > hero's will be next!
> > Patti
> >
> > Colonel Daniel Boone gave much to this nation.=20
> > His sons James and Isreal, killed by Indians while trying=20
> > to explore and establish settlements in KY.=20
> > Brother Edward Boone, killed by Indians.
> > Brother-in-law=92s John Stewart, William Bryan Sr. and=20
> > nephew William Bryan Jr. also killed by Indians.=20
> > 1797 Governor of Spanish Missouri invites Boone=92s to=20
> > emigrate.
> > 1806 Appears before the Federal Land Commission, seeking=20
> > confirmation of his Spanish land grant.=20
> > 1809 Gets word of rejection of his Spanish land grant;=20
> > works on petitions to Congress.
> > His beloved Rebecca passed on and when his time came he=20
> > was laid to rest next to her where they were to be,=20
> > forever.=20
> > 1845 A delegation from Kentucky disinters the Boone graves=20
> > and reburies remains in Frankfort, Kentucky. Is this what=20
> > is called grave robbing?=20
> > The Adventures of Colonel Daniel Boon by Daniel Boon
> > http://earlyamerica.com/lives/boone/index.html
> >
> > Read about the roadway change and there is an area to=20
> > leave comments. Please do:
> > http://www.kentuckyroads.com/daniel_boone_parkway/
> >
> > James C. Codell III was appointed Secretary of=20
> > Transportation for the Commonwealth of Kentucky by=20
> > Governor Paul Patton on Oct. 1, 1996. ...
> > James C. Codell, III
> > Secretary
> > Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
> > State Office Building
> > 501 High St.
> > Frankfort, KY 40622
> > P: 502-564-4890 F: 502-564-9540
> >
> > =20
> > Congressman Hal Rogers' email address:
> >
> >
> > Paul E. Patton Governor of KY
> > Governor's staff=20
> > 700 Capitol Avenue, Suite 100=20
> > Frankfort, KY 40601=20
> > Ph. (502) 564-2611=20
> > Fax: (502) 564-2517=20
> >
> >
> > Hello:
> > The State of Kentucky renamed the Daniel Boone Parkway for=20
> > a current politician. I had not heard about this=20
> > beforehand.=20
> > Just thought other Boone descendants should know about it.
> > Regards,
> > Steven C. Perkins
> >
> > Contact: Mark Pfeiffer or Selena Curry
> > Kentucky Transportation Cabinet
> > (502) 564-4890
> > Daniel Boone Parkway is now the Hal Rogers=20
> > ParkwayFrankfort, Ky.- (June 10, 2003) - Yesterday before=20
> > U. S. Congressman Hal Rogers knocked down the tollbooth on=20
> > the Daniel Boone Parkway, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet=20
> > Secretary James C. Codell, III announced that the parkway=20
> > would now officially be named the Hal Rogers Parkway.=20
> > Rogers obtained $13 million in federal funding earlier=20
> > this year that allowed the state of Kentucky to eliminate=20
> > tolls on the Daniel Boone and Louie Nunn (Cumberland)=20
> > Parkways. At the time, the state owed $26 million in bonds=20
> > for four toll roads in the Commonwealth. The funding=20
> > obtained by Rogers relieved a large portion of Kentucky=92s=20
> > parkway burden. Codell said, =93Hal Rogers has done many=20
> > great things for southern and eastern Kentucky including=20
> > public works projects to provide flood control and clean=20
> > drinking water; business and tourism development projects=20
> > to create jobs; job training and education programs; and=20
> > of course, removing the tolls from the Daniel Boone and=20
> > Cumberland Parkways.=20
> > We are thanking him today by renaming this road the Hal=20
> > Rogers Parkway.=94 State highway road crews put two road=20
> > signs up yesterday along the parkway in Hazard and London.=20
> > The rest of the signs will be placed along the parkway in=20
> > 60 to 90 days.
> >
> > ______________________________
> >
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