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  • It was such a nice story. The kind of story you tell your grandchildren. The kind of story that gets you in the newspapers - newspapers all across the country. The kind of story that might make you wish you had never told it. Such was the story told by Elizabeth Amanda Sheets Chandler. She said that ...

    By Elaine M

  • Every bride is special, but when Elizabeth Amanda Sheets married, her situation was unique. The 17-year-old bride had eloped with her secret beau, James Henry Chandler, from their homes near Mount Sidney, Virginia and travelled to Harper’s Ferry where they planned to be wed. However, once there ...

    By Elaine