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Friendship Heights in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“Oh, It's You, Welcome!”

by J. Seward Johnson, Jr.

 
 
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By Devry Jones, August 26, 2018
1. "Oh, It's You, Welcome!" Marker
Inscription. The name McAuliffe on the officer's badge honors a prominent former resident of the Village, Colonel James S. McAuliffe, Sr., who served as Montgomery County Chief of Police for 16 years and was a police officer for 42 years. Col. McAuliffe was a Village resident for more than 55 years, and his family lived on High Street (now South Park Avenue) near the present site of the North Willoughby. He also served on the Friendship Heights Citizens Committee from 1961 to 1965. Two of Col. McAuliffe's brothers were police officers, and both of his sons became Montgomery County judges.
 
Erected 2000 by Village of Friendship Heights.
 
Location. 38° 57.805′ N, 77° 5.297′ W. Marker is in Friendship Heights, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of The Hills Plaza and South Park Avenue on The Hills Plaza. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5500 The Hills Plaza, Chevy Chase MD 20815, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Original Federal Boundary Stone NW 7 (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Washington and Glen Echo Railroad (approx. half a mile away); Fort Bayard (approx. half
"Oh, It's You, Welcome!" image. Click for full size.
By Devry Jones, August 26, 2018
2. "Oh, It's You, Welcome!"
a mile away in District of Columbia); Colonel Joseph Belt (approx. 0.7 miles away); A Man's Recollection (approx. ¾ mile away in District of Columbia); Early Commerce (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); Early Inhabitants (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia); Set in Stone (approx. one mile away in District of Columbia).
 
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By Devry Jones, August 26, 2018
3. Plaque in front of statue
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 52 times since then. Last updated on September 23, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 26, 2018, by Devry Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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