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Rembrandt Peale (1778–1860) / This is a faithful photographic reproduction of a two-dimensional, public domain work of art. The work of art itself is in the public domain for the following reason: Public domain

Airs Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner looks at Generals who became President, and examines those who failed and succeeded.

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Airs Friday, May 4, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders takes delight in the season of blooms and the flowers that grace the Texas landscapes.

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Airs Friday, April 20, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders travels back to the Spring of 1968, and the announcement by LBJ that stunned viewers as he declared he would not seek re-election, nor would he accept the nomination if offered.

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Airs Thursday. April 26, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. Dr. Cheryl White takes us into the fact and mysteries behind the legend of the Vanishing Hitchhiker.

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Airs Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Gary Joiner explore the life, service, and valor of First Lieutenant William R. Lawley, Jr. History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine. 

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