The climate of Ohio is perfect, considered as the home of an ideal republican people. Climate has much to do with national character... A climate which permits labor out-of-doors every month in the year and which requires industry to secure comfort--to provide food, shelter, clothing, fuel, etc.--is the very climate which secures the highest civilization.

President Rutherford B. Hayes


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    A musical impression of cold
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