Monday, January 30, 2006

Commemorative Hall Of Shame

In the Utah Quarter design comments, an interesting idea has sprung up. Charley Foster named it "The Commemorative Hall of Shame Series". It's an alternative quarter series that honors each state by depicting its dirty laundry. So far we have: Utah: Mountain Meadows Massacre Alabama: Hound dog chasing African- American


Blogger Charley Foster said...

massachusetts: 14-year-old "witch" burning at a stake.

1/30/2006 11:09:00 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Missouri: The Trail of Tears
Kansas: Sport hunting the wild Buffalo almost to extinction

...or something to that effect...

1/30/2006 12:16:00 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

California- OJ on the run in his bronco

1/30/2006 02:24:00 PM  
Anonymous brett said...

Actually, there were no witches burning at Salem, but they were hung and one was intentionally crushed. Also, Georgia and Florida would be better candidates for the Trail of Tears.

1/30/2006 03:45:00 PM  

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