Many of our 300 students walked across the street to school from their homes in the Farragut housing projects.
Based on the Broadway play Farragut North, does this adaptation work as well as the original material?
Like Grant on the one side, and Lee on the other, Farragut was at first treated as a negligible factor in the war.
"It seemed to me," said Farragut, "that a voice commanded me to go on;" and he did.
When Farragut took command of the Brooklyn, ten years had elapsed since he was last afloat—years pregnant with naval change.
Farragut remembered his errand, and dashed below to execute it.
Then,” said Farragut gravely, “why did you permit him to have those papers?
It reminds one of Farragut commanding a war ship, at the age of eleven.
Farragut himself, following with the remainder of his fleet, arrived at Vicksburg on May 20.
The friendship between Farragut and Mr. Folsom did not end with this separation.