2009-04-23 / Editorials
Life Sketches in Putnam History
Why do we mark April 26th as a day to remember? Residents of Putnam County have been riding along Sybil Ludington's route for years. We often travel through a town that wears her name, and we hardly even notice. Ludington was a heroine of the American Revolution, sprung from the same soil Putnamites plant, build on, and pave over today.