Stars and Stripes


On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress approved the design of the original American flag, declaring: “Resolved, that the Flag of the thirteen United States shall be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the Union be thirteen stars, white on a blue field, representing a new constellation.” As a result, June 14 of each year is recognized as Flag Day. The observance was marked in Pomeroy with American Flags lining the streets in the downtown area.

On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress approved the design of the original American flag, declaring: “Resolved, that the Flag of the thirteen United States shall be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the Union be thirteen stars, white on a blue field, representing a new constellation.” As a result, June 14 of each year is recognized as Flag Day. The observance was marked in Pomeroy with American Flags lining the streets in the downtown area.


On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress approved the design of the original American flag, declaring: “Resolved, that the Flag of the thirteen United States shall be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the Union be thirteen stars, white on a blue field, representing a new constellation.” As a result, June 14 of each year is recognized as Flag Day. The observance was marked in Pomeroy with American Flags lining the streets in the downtown area.

On June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress approved the design of the original American flag, declaring: “Resolved, that the Flag of the thirteen United States shall be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the Union be thirteen stars, white on a blue field, representing a new constellation.” As a result, June 14 of each year is recognized as Flag Day. The observance was marked in Pomeroy with American Flags lining the streets in the downtown area.
https://www.mydailysentinel.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/14/2018/06/web1_6.15-Flag-Day.jpgOn June 14, 1777, the Second Continental Congress approved the design of the original American flag, declaring: “Resolved, that the Flag of the thirteen United States shall be thirteen stripes, alternate red and white; that the Union be thirteen stars, white on a blue field, representing a new constellation.” As a result, June 14 of each year is recognized as Flag Day. The observance was marked in Pomeroy with American Flags lining the streets in the downtown area.

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