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A GUIDE TO AMERICAN FLAG ETIQUETTE AND TRADITIONS

Written by Sarah Loghry. ┬áCourtesy of Homesteaders Life Company. Not only does each star stand for a state and each stripe stand for one of the 13 original colonies, but the colors are also symbolic. Red symbolizes hardiness and valor, white stands for purity and innocence and blue represents vigilance, perseverance and justice. As Flag […]

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Ever Wondered What Goes in to a State Funeral?

State funerals are public funerals held in honor of those who have served our country. They only occur when the family of the deceased has agreed to the honor and are comfortable including the public in commemorating the accomplishments of their loved one. In the U.S., state funerals are also held for president elects, sitting […]

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