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Virginia Cavalcade Volume 5, Number 2, Autumn 1955

Table of Contents Page Number
They Strove to Please [Tavern Keepers of Williamsburg], by William H. Gaines, Jr. 4
Bench, Bar, and Barbecue Club: Chief Justice John Marshall of the United States Supreme Court, by William H. Gaines, Jr. 4
Till Death Did Them Part [John Marshall and Mary Ambler], by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 14
"Fort St. George" [Home of  St. George Tucker], by Robert L. Scribner 21
Catwhiskers and Kilocycles: Tuning in Virginia Radio Stations of the Twenties, by James R. Short 26
Showers of Shot [Wythe County Shot Tower], by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 33
A Natural Tunnel: Scott County, by Robert L. Scribner 36
John Marshall, Deceased, by Robert L. Scribner 40
Liberty Is Its Name: A Baptist Church in New Kent County [Liberty Baptist Church], by Elizabeth Dabney Coleman 43