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... National POW Museum was outstanding. I drove through the cemetery briefly before making my way south to Plains, Georgia and the Jimmy Carter NHS, less than a half-hour away, where I learned about the rural upbringing of the future President and his wife (including their influential school teacher who told her handful of students to do their best "in case you become President ...
... and the husband of the other survived.
Interesting note: There were gangs of criminals within the camp who robbed from, terrorized, and murdered other prisoners. They were called The Raiders. Other prisoners organized and worked with guards to arrest and court martial them. Some were returned to the prison by being forced to “running the gauntlet” back in. Six were found guilty of capital crimes and hanged. ...
... when new, more efficient pools and therapy center was built. The entire facility, Roosevelt Warm Spring, is now owned and operated by the Georgia Department of Labor’s Division of Rehabilitation Services and is used for persons with disabilities of all types.
Interesting note: FDR spent 2/3 of his personal fortune building the Warm Springs pools and therapy center.
We get up to a gray and cloudy day. Rain is forecast for South Georgia—that's us! Well we go anyway. Hopefully the things we want to do in Plains will be mostly inside.
We’re having a terrible time with internet connections. Even going up to the office did not helped. We’ll just have to make do with phones for emergencies.
Plains is a very small southern town with ...
... straggly line of scrub trees between the fields. Bradford pear trees are in full bloom around Macon, but are already turning green further south in Americus.
There is another indicator of spring. Part of our drive is on I-77. There are many, many RV’s of various types – motor homes, fifth wheels like us, travel trailers of all sizes – all traveling north. Some pull golf carts in trailers behind the motor home. Some ...