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Memphis Dry Rub Ribs Recipe

For more recipes, see Southern-Style Cooking. Quad Webb is a reality show celebrity and a talk show host on “Sister Circle.”  This article is excerpted with permission from her book Cooking with Miss Quad: Live, Laugh, Love, and Eat (The Country-man Press).

Union Soldiers Defended The Capitol Against Confederate Army

My great-great-uncle, Melville Landon, was a young Treasury clerk in Washington, D.C., when the Civil War began. He helped Gen. Cassius Marcellus Clay to organize the "Clay Battalion" to defend the President until Union soldiers could reach the Capitol. He served in its ranks and later resigned ...