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Mabel Tolkien (neé Suffield, 1870 - 1904) / This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 100 years or less.

Airs Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. Historical linguists put the asterisk to work in their profession. History Matters commentator Gary Joiner explains how.

History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine.

Airs Friday, February 16, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders decries the annual mutilation of Crape Myrtles.

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Airs Thursday, February 16, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. This week Commentator Dr. Cheryl White takes us to ancient Egypt and the secrets of the Valley of the Kings.

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Airs Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at 7:45 p.m. Commentator Gary Joiner takes us back to 1918 and the Flu Pandemic that swept the world leaving millions dead. History Matters is made possible in part by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and Louisiana Cultural Vistas Magazine. 

Airs Friday, February 9, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders share his experience as a library volunteer at LeTourneau University.

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