This Week's Story

What a Woman!

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How could one escaped slave woman do what Harriet Tubman did? (She is the new face on the US twenty dollar bill.)

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What a woman!  She wasn’t ugly; she wasn’t pretty.  She did not catch your eye, unless you knew who she was.  Then you’d gaze at her in amazement.  How could one woman in the 1800’s do what Harriet Tubman did?  She was an escaped slave, Underground Railroad conductor; a Civil War military spy, scout, cook, and nurse…
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