B. (10) “And pile the bodies high at Ypres and Verdun / Shovel them under and let me work”
Answer: Carl Sandburg
C. (15) “We are the Dead. Short days ago / we lived, felt dawn, saw sunset glow”
Answer: John McCrae
14. Name these officials from the Eisenhower administration for the stated number of points.
A. (5) He was Eisenhower’s Secretary of State from 1953-59.
Answer: John Foster Dulles
B. (10) A former governor of New Hampshire, he served as Eisenhower’s chief of staff from 1953-58.
Answer: Sherman Adams
C. (15) A former governor of Massachusetts, he replaced Dulles and served as Secretary of State from 1959-61.
Answer: Christian Herter
15. Given a baseball record that was tied or broken in 2001, name both the person who broke or tied the record, and the person whose record was broken or tied, for 5 points apiece.
A. (5/5) The single-season record for most regular-season victories by a manager was tied.