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So, What's A CASH MOB....

Just in case you still haven't heard about this recent phenomena that's called "Cash Mob" ...here's the scoop. It's been a long time since something this simple and yet so powerful has been able to explode in neighborhoods all across the land. It is reviving the community spirit of yester-year and bringing people together in a way that only our grandparents can remember. READ MORE...

 

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Virginia Facts and Trivia That You Can Use On Twitter & Facebook When Promoting Your Cash Mob

  1. Virginia was named for England's "Virgin Queen," Elizabeth I.
  2. The major cash crop of Virginia is tobacco and many of the people who live there earn their living from the tobacco industry.
  3. Jamestown, the first of the original 13 Colonies was founded for the purpose of silk cultivation. Silk to be traded with the Court of King James. After blight fungus destroyed the mulberry trees (silkworm food), sericulturist planted tobacco as a cash crop.
  4. Jamestown was the first English settlement in the U.S. It was also the first capital of Virginia.
  5. Virginia is known as "the birthplace of a nation".
  6. Arlington County was originally part of the ten-mile square parcel of land surveyed in 1791 to be part of Washington, DC. The U.S. Congress returned that portion of the land to the "Commonwealth of Virginia" following a referendum among its citizens.
  7. Eight United States Presidents were born in Virginia: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe, William Harrison, John Tyler, Zachary Taylor, and Woodrow Wilson.
  8. Six Presidents' wives were born in Virginia: Martha Washington, Martha Jefferson, Rachel Jackson, Letitia Tyler, Ellen Arthur, Edith Wilson.
  9. Seven Presidents are buried in Virginia: Washington, Jefferson, Madison, Monroe, Tyler, Taft and Kennedy.
  10. The present state capital in Richmond was also the capital of the Confederacy.
  11. The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg is the second oldest in the United States, it was founded in 1693.
  12. The State nickname is "Old Dominion".
  13. The State flower is not really a flower, but the blossom of the dogwood tree, which is also the state tree.
  14. The first peanuts grown in the United States were grown in Virginia.
  15. The Blue Ridge Mountains are located in Virginia.
  16. The American Revolution ended with the surrender of Cornwallis in Yorktown.
  17. On March 9, 1862 at Hampton Roads, Virginia, the USS Monitor and the CSS Virginia (formerly the USS Merrimac) met in one of the most famous naval engagements in US history. Their battle, the first of its kind between metal armored vessels, changed for all time the nature of naval warfare.
  18. 10th of the 13 original colonies, Virginia was admitted to the union June 25, 1788.
  19. The state motto is "Sic Semper Tyrannis". (Thus always to tyrants)
  20. Union Passenger Railway was the first successful electric street railway transit agency. It was formed in 1888 at Richmond.
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