It was killed: Maryland State Song repealed (Explained)

Can you imagine hearing a song that calls people “scum” and saying, “Hey, let’s make that our state song!”? And not just any scum, we’re talking about anti-slavery “Northern Scum”. That’s what happened in 1939, when the Maryland General Assembly adopted “Maryland, My Maryland” as the State Song (Chapter 451, Acts of 1939; Code General […]