Friday, April 13, 2007

Congressman Loud to Dedicate Battery Park Cannon

Cass City Chronicle Article June 14,1907

Big G. A. R. Parade at Bay City.

Bay City, Mich., June l:2.--~Mayor Heine opened the G. A. R. state co,nvention
Tuesday morning with an address of welcome, which was responded to by Department Commander Griswold.The big campfire was heId last night in Washington theater. Commander-in-chief Robert Burns Brown.ZanesviIle, O., was the guest of honbr.
Senators Burrows and Smith were speakers at the campfire. The big parade
was at 1 o'clock Tuesday. After this the two big guns from Admiral Farragut's flagship, Hartford, secured for Bay City by Congressman Loud, were dedicated in Battery Park.
Congressman Loud Will deliver an address.

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