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Daily Update: Saturday, June 3rd, 2017

First Saturday and Charles Lwanga and Companions and 06-03 - Jefferson Davis's Birthday and 06-03 - Confederate Memorial Day and 06-03 - Tallahatchie Bridge

Today is the First Saturday of the month, dedicated to devotions to the Immaculate Heart of Mary. Today is the Memorial of Saint Charles Lwanga (died 1886) and Companions, Martyrs (died 1885 – 1887), and the last Easter Weekday. In the secular world, today is the anniversary of the birth of Jefferson Davis, first and only President of the Confederacy (1808), Confederate Memorial Day in Louisiana, and the date when, according to singer Bobby Gentry in 1967, Billie Joe McAllister jumped off the Tallahatchie Bridge. Continue reading

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