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Taft, Virginia
... Taft is an unincorporated community in Lancaster County in the U ... S ...
Lydia Taft - Place in Early American History
... Josiah Taft was originally known as Ensign Josiah Taft in the Uxbridge Militia, and later as Lieutenant, and then Captain Josiah Taft in the French and Indian War ... It is later reported, that Josiah Taft became the largest taxpayer in the town of Uxbridge in 1756 ...
Moses Taft
... Moses Taft 2nd (January 16, 1812–April 2, 1893) was born at Uxbridge, Massachusetts ... in the historic Blackstone Valley, and a member of the famous Taft family ...
The Michelangelo - Taft Hotel
... It was renamed for President William Howard Taft in 1931 after being sold ... One of the hotel's most famous features was the Taft Grill ... The George Hall Orchestra (sometimes called the George Hall Taft Hotel Orchestra) performed from the hotel on Monday through Saturday at noon on CBS Radio, starring Dolly Dawn ...
Luke Taft - Family
... Luke Taft was a 5th generation descendent of Robert Taft I, of the American Taft family ... Robert Taft I had settled from England in the western section of Mendon in 1679 which later became Uxbridge in 1727 ... Luke was the son of Esther and James Taft of Uxbridge, and born into a family of eight other siblings ...

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    When the history of this period is written, [William Jennings] Bryan will stand out as one of the most remarkable men of his generation and one of the biggest political men of our country.
    —William Howard Taft (1857–1930)

    We should have an army so organized and so officered as to be capable in time of emergency, in cooperation with the National Militia, and under the provision of a proper national volunteer law, rapidly to expand into a force sufficient to resist all probable invasion from abroad and to furnish a respectable expeditionary force if necessary in the maintenance of our traditional American policy which bears the name of President Monroe.
    —William Howard Taft (1857–1930)

    Socialism proposes no adequate substitute for the motive of enlightened selfishness that to-day is at the basis of all human labor and effort, enterprise and new activity.
    —William Howard Taft (1857–1930)