Of the reasons to celebrate July in Pittsburgh, here’s one that’s sublime, profound and semantic.
Twenty years after our final consonant was severed, it was restored on July 19, 1911. Another reason for July fireworks? I’m just happy that the infamous James Parton description of Pittsburgh, “Hell with the lid off,” wasn’t part of the mess.
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