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Day four of Boys Nation enables the senators to see awe-inspiring sites: Arlington National Cemetery, Tomb of the Unknowns and Iwo Jima Memorial.
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Avon Park, Fla., teen voted president; vice president hails from North Little Rock, Ark.
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Day 6 includes president, vice president inauguration; tune in to Legion.org now for live webcast of closing Senate session.
Two representatives selected from each of the 49 Boys States will convene in Washington, D.C., July 23-30 for Boys Nation.
Since 1935, more than a million high school boys have attended The American Legion Boys State program to experience a week that can change a lifetime.
Publication follows 98 young men through "a week that shapes a lifetime."
Former anchor and managing editor of NBC Nightly News, journalist and author remembers his time with Boys State.
Christopher Andrews, 17, of Green River, Wyo., was elected president of The American Legion Boys Nation.
William O’Neil, 90, attended the first Buckeye Boys State in 1936 as the delegate from the St. Clairsville, Belmont County in Ohio.
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