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Flag Flying Days

As we get ready to celebrate a new year, I thought it was important to list the Flag Flying Days. I fly my flag most days of the year but take it down for the Winter. However, depending upon your ability and practicality there are days throughout the...

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Etiquette and History of the American Flag

The “Star Spangled Banner” was written in 1914 by Francis Scott Key and declared the national anthem in 1931. With both the National Anthem and the Pledge of Allegiance, non-uniformed persons wearing a hat should place it over their heart...

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Displaying and Honoring the Flag of the United States

The U.S. Flag should always be displayed in the most prominent, most honored position. No other flag should ever appear more important. On a Wall: The U.S. flag should be displayed with the union uppermost and to the observer’s left. In...

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