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Here’s a bit more about the palazzo where Mark and Patricia McCloskey live, courtesy of St. Louis Magazine:
The sitting room is also where you’ll see the console for the Aeolian house organ, one of only a handful, including one in the Cartier Mansion on Fifth Avenue, left in the country. The 38-foot-long vox humana pipes run throughout the walls. “If you go downstairs,” Patty says, “there are rooms that are just organ pipes.”
The dining room is a re-creation of a residence chamber in the Palazzo Pitti in Florence, constructed in 1458 by Luca Pitti, though its more famous residents included the Medicis and Napoleon Bonaparte
Like other speakers tonight, House minority whip Steve Scalise sought to paint a picture of a compassionate president in his convention speech.
Scalise recalled Trump visiting him in the hospital shortly after he was shot at a congressional baseball practice in 2017.