Daily Archives: July 26, 2013

War of 1812 Chess Set

John Farrier • Wednesday, July 24, 2013 Here’s an appropriate chess set to mark the bicentennial of the War of 1812 between the United States and the United Kingdom. Jim Arnold, a custom chess set maker in Ronda, North Carolina, … Continue reading

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Stamp commemorates Battle of Lake Erie

thenews-messenger.com Jul. 26, 2013 The U.S. Postal Service will issue a commemorative Battle of Lake Erie stamp on Sept. 10 — the bicentennial of the battle. / Submitted photo ____________________________________________________________________   Written by Submitted story The U.S. Postal Service continues … Continue reading

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Fremont part of War of 1812

thenews-messenger.com   Jul. 13, 2013 Fremont Mayor Jim Ellis ____________________________________________   As Mayor of the City of Fremont it is an honor for me to participate in the celebration of the Bicentennial of the Battle of Fort Stephenson, which has … Continue reading

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