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SOUTH CARoElSrA TO UNVEIL RONZESdRIAL TO
": WOMEN OF CONFEDERACY; ;"' .' , .
j Monument to" .'the Women
of the Confederacy;., to be
' unveiled atCdiumbiaV.'S. . C,
" April' 11. 'This' ;is:'the first
monument to women
erected by a state."
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'.', Savannah, Ga., Jan, 25. The
commission in charge of the
.South Carolina monument to the
jWomen of the Confederacy, the
Ifirst memorial to the services of
women eyer erected independent
ly by a stat,. has set April 11 as
the date of the unveiling.
The bronze group shows the
southern woman,, dignified seri7
Sims, owned with laurel-by'the
majestic figure " in her . rear. On
either side arethel figures of the
New South Burdened with tri
umphant' wreaths to' la?f, at her
feet. - ' . .
Five,carloads of Beer arrived at
Fargo for the m'eetihgof demo
crats there.. Stilf -the.;' meeting
was not-postponed.1 -Neither was
the freer," " "' """