USA FLAG DAY

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On June 14th, 1891, the Betsy Ross House  in Philadelphia, Pa. held a Flag Day celebration. On June 14th.1892, the New York Society  of the Sons of the Revolution, celebrated Flag Day.

Flag Day - the anniversary of the Flag Resolution of 1777 - was officially established by the Proclamation of President Woodrow Wilson on May 30th, 1916. 

Flag Day is not an official federal holiday,  though on June 14th., 1937, Pennsylvania became the first (and only)  U.S. state to celebrate Flag Day as a state holiday.

On August 3rd, 1949, President Harry Truman  signed an Act of Congress designating June 14th. of each year as "National Flag Day."

Happy Flag Day! ~**~ Isaiah 61:11 "For as the earth brings forth her bud, and as the garden causes the things that are sown in it to spring forth; so the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the nations."

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