Happy Birthday to Robert E. Lee

A great man, a humble man, a devoted father, husband, Christian, a military genius, and a heroic figure for anyone who studies his life. Robert E. Lee was born this day in 1807.

Annual Lee/Jackson Banquet is this Thursday night

Sons of Confederate Veterans member 2010

Image via Wikipedia

Everyone interested in Southern History is invited.
Lee – Jackson
Birthday Celebration
Thursday, January 20, 2011, 7:00 p.m.
Ellis County Women’s Building
407 W. Jefferson, Waxahachie
“Lions or Donkeys?”
A Discussion of Confederate Generalship
By Richard F. Selcer Ph.D.

Author of Lee vs. Pickett: Two Divided by War

Reception follows

Featuring desserts from the Lee Family Cookbook
Including General Lee’s Favorite Cake,
Mrs. Lee’s Gingerbread, Mrs. Lee’s Caromels & more

Hosted by Parsons’ Rose #9, Texas Society Order of Confederate Rose
O.M. Roberts Camp 178, Sons of Confederate Veterans

972-937-9090 or l.wilhoite@sbcglobal.net for more information