Posted: September 19, 2013 at 4:30 a.m.
100 YEARS AGO Sept. 19, 1913 The model of the battleship Arkansas, one of the newest and most modern addition to Uncle Sam’s fleet, will be seen here during the week of the Pulaski County Fair. Several days ago letters were written to Washington by Governor Hays, County Judge Joe Asher and Charles E. Leifer, secretary of the fair association, asking Congressman Jacoway to take the matter up with the Navy Department and endeavor to secure the model.
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Arkansas, Pages 12 on 09/19/2013