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Turning defeat into victory

William Hartsfield’s re-election bid – in 1940 – ended in defeat to Roy LeCraw. 
But, in spite of this, Hartsfield’s political career was nowhere near over.  Events brewing far from Atlanta would have an effect on the entire world, including Atlanta’s City Hall, as you will see in this week’s Stories of Atlanta.

It’s often how things get done

In almost every significant step forward, there are the people who get the credit and then there are the people who actually did the work. Sometimes they are the same people and sometimes not. It was Coca-Cola Chairman Robert W. Woodruff who supposedly said, “There is no limit to what a man can do or […]