Archive for Saturday, August 18, 2001

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August 18, 2001


This is the first in a Journal-World and 6News series on Lawrence history.

Here's a look at installments scheduled for the next week:

Sunday Journal-World: A look back at Quantrill's Raid. Tuesday is the anniversary.

Monday Journal-World: The dedication of the Hobbs Park Memorial, commemorating the town's abolitionist founders.

6 p.m. Monday 6News: An account of Sunday's dedication.

Tuesday Journal-World: An account of Quantrill's Raid from a 94-year-old Douglas County man whose family still vividly remembers the raid.

Tuesday Journal-World: 6News News Director Cody Howard writes about a forgotten cemetery containing remains of a Quantrill victim.

6 p.m. Tuesday 6News: Cody Howard's television story about the cemetery.

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