The law in 1957 allowed for pensions to be paid to confederate widows- I’d be interested to see how many, if any, were alive to collect. The 1929 law simply provides grave markers.
We continue to pay the price for the shortcuts America took on the path to reunification.
Pay up now. It’s cheaper. And the right thing to do.
Pay the piper when the bill is due. The interest is brutal.
Just do the work.
Do it now, because the interest is always compounded.
do. the. work.