Important Dispatches


Richard Hanks: “Looking for Lincoln” Monday, February 12, 2018, 6-7:30 p.m.
Location: Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Avenue, Everett, WA 98201
Admission: Free

Speaker is Historian and Author Richard Hanks. Professor Hanks' has a direct family connection to Abraham Lincoln.

It looks at Richard’s personal journey with Lincoln and the stories of his involvement with his family in Illinois and Hanks’ generally. Lincoln was a constant presence in his household.
As an example, his father’s courtroom in Beardstown was the site of the famous Almanac Trial where Lincoln successfully defended Duff Armstrong on murder charges in 1858. Beardstown was also where Lincoln was chosen captain of the New Salem militia during the 1832 Black Hawk War.
R. Hanks May 2017


Several members have birthdays in January and we’d like to acknowledge their special day. They are:

Phillip Allen
Pat Brady
Sally Coats
Harley Crain
Jon Echols
Bob Hazen

Judy Henriksen
Beverly Karbowski
Greg Meldahl
Mitch Robinson
Jack H. Seeley
Don Spenard