100 years ago in The Saratogian: April 2
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Monday, April 2, 1917

"Not within the memory of the oldest inhabitant has there been such a display of the national colors as appeared along the streets of Saratoga today," The Saratogian reports as President Woodrow Wilson asks Congress for a declaration of war against Germany.

Residents who don't have flags to fly can't find any to buy today, and The Saratogians' stock of promotional flags for subscribers quickly runs out as Saratogians act quickly to show their support for the President and...


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