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Houston CW Round Table

For those who may live within driving distance and have an interest in CW history, you are invited to the last meeting of the 2017-2018 campaign.

Thursday, May 17, 2018
The HESS Club @ 5430 Westheimer Rd @ Westheimer Way
6:00 Cash Bar
6:45 Dinner & Meeting
7:30 Program Begins
E-mail Reservation;
E-mail Don Zuckero at, by 6 pm Monday, May 14, 2018
Dinner $32; Lecture Only $10
*** Reservations are Required ***

The HCWRT Presents 2018 Vandiver Award Recipient David E. Roth Speaking On:
“Behind the Scenes at Blue & Gray Magazine”
David Roth, the founder/publisher of Blue & Gray magazine, will discuss the founding of his
publication by him and his late wife Robin in 1983.

If you cannot make it this month, plan on joining us in September for our 2018 - 2019 Campaign –
Sept. 20, 2018 Susannah Ural: “Hood’s Texas Brigade: The Soldiers and Families of the Confederacy’s
Most Celebrated Unit”
Oct. 18, 2018 Peter Carmichael: “War for the Common Soldier”
Nov. 15, 2018 Stephen Davis: “Gen'l John B. Hood’s Efforts to Defend Atlanta, July 18 – Sept. 2, 1864”
Dec. 13, 2018 Kevin Weddle: “Samuel Francis Dupont – Lincoln’s Tragic Admiral”
Jan. 17, 2019 Edwin C. Bearss: “Brice’s Crossroads and Tupelo – Summer 1864”
Feb. 21, 2019 Catherine Clinton: “Stepdaughters of History: Southern Women and the Civil War”
Mar. 21, 2019 Frederick Adolphus: “The Equine Factor: Harnessing Horse Power for Confederate
Apr. 18, 2019 John Fazio: “Intrepid Mariners”
May 16, 2019 To Be Determined - holding for 2019 Vandiver Award Recipient