publication date: Sunday, September 24, 2017 (part of Fall 2017)

category: Government

clue: He never became president, but this Harvard-educated founding father and New York senator did advance the cause of abolitionism. Who's the king?

explanation: King, who signed the Constitution and made numerous impassioned speeches against slavery in his life, lost his campaign for president in 1816. more…

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Matthew Preston, Richard Slominsky, Erik Bates, Aaron Shurtleff, and Elaine Beckland


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