July 4th 1826

July 4 is a day of fireworks, great food, marching bands, parades, and a local or national baseball game.  Heading to the beach is near the top of the list as well. Who doesn’t enjoy the stirring sound of John Philip Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever?  Francis Scott Key’s The Star-Spangled Banner reminds one of … Continue reading July 4th 1826