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Mary Surratt’s Ghost

Ghosts of Scary DC Blog 5 Mary Surratt and Her Boarding House © 2017 by Dr. Philip Ernest Schoenberg. Ghost with a Blog #ghost   The intersection of 7th Street NW and H Street NW is the heart of D.C.’s Chinatown neighborhood today, but prior to the 1930s it was populated primarily by German immigrants….

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Fala Still Barks at the White House

Fala, was an early Christmas gift to Franklin D. Roosevelt from his favorite cousin, Margaret Suckley, proved to be the perfect political animal. He shook people’s hands instead of taking a bite out of them or doing his business in inappropriate places unlike so many other doges that the Roosevelts had. One had even taken…

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