There have been many letters concerning the removal of the statues and where they should be placed.

They should not be removed as they are a part of New Orleans history.

Former Israeli Prime Minister Golda Maier (1898-1978) said, “One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.” She was a very intelligent person.

Peggy Duffel Simmons

homemaker

New Orleans