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Reference To American Revolution Deleted In Capitol Display

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - An incorrect reference to the "Star Spangled Banner" has been fixed in a historical display at the Kentucky Capitol.

The display once said the song was used as a rallying cry during the American Revolution.

Problem was, Francis Scott Key didn't write "The Star Spangled Banner" until 1814.

Officials deleted the reference after The Associated Press reported the inaccuracy.

A pastor at the Corbin church that donated the display said it was a typographical error.

Governor Ernie Fletcher ordered the exhibit that includes the Ten Commandments and the Magna Carta to be put on display this week in the capitol.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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