By Jack E. Levin
“Fourscore and 7 years in the past our fathers introduced forth in this continent a brand new kingdom,
conceived in liberty and devoted to the proposition that every one males are created equal.”
Long ahead of his conservative manifesto Liberty and Tyranny grew to become a number 1 long island instances bestseller, Mark R. Levin’s love for his nation was once instilled in him by means of his father, Jack E. Levin. At kin dinners, Jack could proportion his bountiful wisdom of yank heritage and, specially, the muse of Abraham Lincoln.
The son of immigrants, Jack Levin is an American patriot who spoke back with deep own emotion
to Lincoln’s demand liberty and equality. His admiration for the nice Civil battle president encouraged
him to individually layout and bring a stunning quantity, improved with interval illustrations and
striking battlefield photos via Matthew Brady and different well known photographers of the period, that
brings to existence the words...
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A week after he turned eighteen, he did. And while in the service, Jack would use brief respites to draw cartoons, which were published in a variety of newspapers. After the war, my father worked for a company making displays for store windows and trade shows. Around this time he met a beautiful young lady, Norma Rubin. The next morning Jack told his mother that one day he would marry her. I. Bill. He earned his room and board by working in the cafeteria. But Jack’s love of art and history would lure him back to his hometown of Philadelphia.
Jack never wavered from this practice. No one was prouder to be an American. Jack designed the school building, which was part living quarters for the family and part classrooms for the preschool. He also designed and built the wooden desks and chairs and even the wooden toys, handled all maintenance, and helped pick up the children early in the morning and drive them home in the evenings. As the school and camp grew, my father designed a second facility that included two swimming pools. My parents worked sixteen-to-twenty-hour days.
But my father remains intensely interested in America’s well-being. Each night, after the conclusion of my radio broadcast, he calls me to talk a few minutes about the issues of the day. Like millions of others, my father is concerned about the state of the nation. He wonders whether the liberty, opportunities, and prosperity fought for and enjoyed by his generation and past generations will survive for future generations. Not too long ago, my father sent me a Xerox copy of his book, which he had reduced to a smaller size.
Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address Illustrated by Jack E. Levin