April 27, 1994
First things first: ''Third-rate burglary'' isn't what it was.''Third-rate burglary'' is what the perps and the plotters and the apologists tried to label it, hoping the country would pay it no mind. What it was was the tip of a ghastly iceberg -- and once upon a time, it nearly sank the ship of state.He's gone now, Richard Nixon. The man who always looked so uncomfortable in his own skin is finally free of it, his great conflicted soul bound for points unknown.Put aside the red-baiting and commie-bashing that first set him on the path to the White House.
April 1, 2005
On March 29, 2005, THOMAS W. NIXON survived by his children Lindsey Margaret and Sean Thomas Nixon and their mother Judy Ruscoe; brother of Robert E. Nixon, Margaret Myslinski and Carolyn Nixon. Friends may call at the family owned Slack Funeral Home, P.A., 3871 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City on Friday 7-9 p.m. Funeral Services will be held Saturday 2 p.m. at Mt. Zion Church, 12367 Rt. 216, Highland, MD. Interment Mt. Zion Church Cemetery.
November 30, 2005
On November 28, 2005, ROSIE VIRGINIA NIXON (nee Scott) beloved wife of the late Nathaniel Nixon. Loving mother of Gary Nixon, Cheryl, Waddell, Jennifer Pack, Lynnette Thomas, Ronald Nixon, Andrea Davis, and Carlton Nixon. She was preceded in death by children Robert Hawkins Sr. and Brenda Hudson-Smith. Preceded in death by six brothers and sisters also survived by 22 loving grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one grandson and survived by 43 great-grandchildren A memorial service will be held on Friday at 2 P.M. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 4634 Bowleys Lane.
June 3, 2005
On May 30, 2005, LEWIS C. NIXON, JR., beloved son of Beatrice Nixon and the late Lewis C. Nixon, Sr., devoted father of Lisa M. Nixon, loving brother of Stephen Nixon. Also many other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends on Saturday, June 4, at Heritage United Church of Christ, 3106 Liberty Heights Avenue, 11:30 AM to 12. Memorial service immediately following. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 800 Wyman Park Drive, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21211.
December 23, 1992
Chicago. -- Repeatedly, just when Richard Nixon seems ready to mount up to a position of restored reputation and honor, an older self comes scampering out of the gutter to remind us of his real nature. The latest such betrayal of Richard Nixon by Richard Nixon was revealed by Seymour Hersh in The New Yorker.What earned headlines was the news that Mr. Nixon commissioned E. Howard Hunt -- working through Charles Colson -- to obstruct justice for political ends when Gov. George Wallace was shot.
October 2, 1990
The Orioles may ask former President Richard M. Nixon to throw out the first pitch of the last home opener at Memorial Stadium next year."It's not outside the realm of possibility," Orioles PR director Rick Vaughn said.Nixon threw out the first pitch of the first Memorial Stadium home opener as vice president in 1954.Team officials said the Nixon toss is just one of several possible promotions for the last union of the Orioles and the Great Lady of 33rd Street. The Orioles themselves may wear some sort of commemorative logo on their uniforms.