Toward New Horizons (1870 – 1931)

Wounded Knee Massacre: South Dakota, December 29, 1890
        “Indians are dancing in the snow and are wild and crazy… We need protection and we need it now. The leaders should be arrested and confined at some military post until the matter is quieted, and this should be done now..”

President Grover Cleveland ~ The Repeal of the Silver Act ~ August 8, 1893
       “This legislation is embodied in a statute passed on the 14th day of July, 1890, which was the culmination of much agitation on the subject involved, and which may be considered a truce, after a long struggle, between the advocates of free silver coinage and those intending to be more conservative.”

Mask of Dimitrios ~ the Establishment of the Federal Reserve Bank (December 23, 1913)
“For money, some men will allow the innocent to hang. They will turn traitor… they will lie, cheat, steal and they will kill. They appear brilliant, charming and generous! But they are deadly! Such are men as Dimitrios.”