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A Dignified Retirement for the American Flag

“What should I do with my old, worn-out United States flag?” is one of the most frequently asked questions at our flag store.  Those who are familiar with All The King’s Flags know that they can bring us their... Read more
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A Flag For a Season – or a Reason?

A flag for the holiday season? This might seem like a classic “Christmas Tree” flag, but in fact, it is an historic American flag, first appearing around 1775.  Oddly enough, it is known as “The Pine Tree Flag” or... Read more
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United Nations Day

October 24 is United Nations Day, so designated in 1948 to honor the anniversary of the founding of the United Nations in 1945.  The United Nations emblem on the flag represents its ultimate goal: world peace.  The olive branches,... Read more
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George W – Who Knew?

The face of George Washington, on the flag of the state of Washington, is known to most Americans (who remember American History 101). But George plays a part – albeit much more obscure – in the history of another U.S.flag: the... Read more
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Labor Day: Honoring American Workers

It is ironic that today, amidst talk of the need for jobs and WORK, there is an effort to diminish, if not destroy, the foundation of early American workers and the “founders” of Labor Day – the labor unions.  Perhaps politicians and... Read more
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How Do We Measure Patriotism?

When the fireworks are over and the last hot dog gulped down, we have a few quiet moments to think about the real meaning of the Fourth of July. It is an opportunity to honor the United States and... Read more
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An Effective – Inexpensive – Way to Advertise

U.S President Calvin Coolidge once said. “Advertising is the life of trade” Certainly our modern business community agrees with this thought. In 2008, $412.4 billion, was spend on advertising and marketing in the United States, with the advertising portion... Read more