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2008-09-20 12:00:38

Editor, Times-Dispatch: Regarding your story, "Tuskegee Airman Died Amid Plans to Immortalize Him," by Michael Paul Williams: Chesterfield County Airport has already "immortalized" Lt. Col. Howard Baugh. Here at Chesterfield County Airport "The Lieutenant Colonel Howard Baugh Observation Deck" was named in Baugh's honor when former airport manager Charles Dane invited Baugh and his family to our 2004 air show to give recognition to all Baugh accomplished as a Tuskegee Airman....


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.