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Washington Assumes Command I


Lead: When he returned home in 1783, he was the most famous man in the world. It all started eight years before. Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts. Content: In June 1775, the Continental Congress, itself willing to start a war but not yet to declare American independence,

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Tragedy at the Munich Olympics II


Lead: In September 1972, members of the Black September faction of the PLO murdered Israeli athletes and coaches at the Munich Olympic Games. It was an elaborate and tragic publicity stunt.                                                                                                                                                                                                 Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts. Content: Beginning in September 1970, Hussein, the Hashemite King

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Tragedy at the Munich Olympics I


Lead: The tragic murder of Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics rested on the crossroads of opportunity inhabited by the West German government and Black September, the spin-off of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO). Intro.: A Moment in Time with Dan Roberts. Content: It is not that they didn’t

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