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By Charlie Clark,Nicholas F. Benton,Alan Ehrenhalt

modern day Arlington County is a middle for presidency associations and a severe a part of the Washington, D.C. group. however the id of the realm is going a long way past the effect of the nation's capital. throughout the conflict of 1812, the unique replica of the announcement of Independence was once hidden from the British in an area region gristmill. Arlington was once the single county in Virginia to vote opposed to secession, regardless of being domestic to Robert E. Lee. within the Fifties, a tender Jim Morrison used to be raised in part in Arlington. The county even boasts an notorious $1 million bus cease. during this choice of his such a lot humorous and interesting columns, neighborhood writer, historian, journalist and "Our guy in Arlington" Charlie Clark regales with tales of politics, personalities and every thing in between.

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