ALL OF YOU who took a shot at last week’s Whatzit can give yourselves a gold star! It’s the left hand of Abraham Lincoln at the Lincoln Monument in Washington, DC.
Here’s the full photo:
And…here’s a little-known fact about the Lincoln Monument:
The names of the 48 contiguous states are listed above the colonnade (see pic below), and the dates of their admission to the Union are engraved in Roman numerals. Because Hawaii and Alaska attained statehood several decades after the Lincoln Memorial was finished, their names are inscribed on a plaque on the front steps.
Now to this week’s Whatzit. Here ya go!
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