Is Mason Albert Pike the Figure on the District of Columbia Seal?
by John Smith
Another date of Jewish significance? Purim? Purim (Hebrew: Pûrîm "lots", from the word pur, related to Akkadian pūru) is a Jewish holiday that commemorates the deliverance of the Jewish people in the ancient Persian Empire from destruction in the wake of a plot by Haman, a story recorded in the Biblical Book of Esther (Megillat Esther). http://www.hebcal.com/holidays/purim