By Stephanie Bearce
George Washington had his personal mystery brokers, employed pirates to struggle the British, and helped Congress smuggle guns, yet you will not examine that during your heritage books! research the real tales of the yank Revolution and the way spies used musket balls, books, and laundry to ship messages. notice the feminine Paul Revere, resolve a undercover agent puzzle, and make your personal disappearing ink. it is all a part of the real tales from the pinnacle mystery records of background. have a look in case you dare, yet be cautious! a few secrets and techniques are supposed to remain hidden...
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As a free man, he took the last name of Lafayette in honor of his army commander. James Armistead Lafayette purchased a farm in Kent County, VA, and was eventually awarded a pension for his service in the Revolutionary War. He died August 9, 1830, at the age of 70. Pompey’s Mission Pompey Lamb was a slave who worked as a deliveryman for the British, but he was actually a patriot spy. Trusted by the British, Pompey was given the code word to get into the fort at Stony Point, NY. Pompey brought along two soldiers dressed as farmers.
To understand any message, the reader had to have a codebook. See if you can interpret the message below using part of Washington’s codebook. Message: 220657711500625635 Codebook: 635 troops 184 farm 596 secret 390 mischief 605 summer 546 riot 174 express 657 visit 341 January 721 John Bolton 65 bounty 711 Gen. Washington 504 promote 289 island 722 Sam Culper 220 go 500 prepare 219 gun 110 company 132 danger 190 find 634 to 625 the 628 these (Answer: Go visit Gen. Washington, prepare the troops) George Washington also had a substitution code for the alphabet.
Her obituary says that she left about 140 grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A marker was placed at her grave by the Daughters of the American Revolution and a school in South Carolina is name after her. The Truth About Paul Revere’s Ride Listen my children, and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, On the eighteenth of April, in Seventy-five; Hardly a man is now alive Who remembers that famous day and year. Many people have read Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s famous poem about Paul Revere’s ride (part of which is included on the previous page), but most people don’t know the truth about that legendary night: Paul Revere never actually finished his ride.