Thursday, November 11, 2010

Veterans Day

Commemorative Events Chair, Norma Eckard, of the Brunswick Town Chapter of the DAR, stands in front of a a tri fold that depicts a number of pictures denoting historical anniversaries that occurred during the 2010 year. For example, Benjamin Franklin created bifocals 225 years ago in the year 1785. Also pictured is Franklin D. Roosevelt who signed the Social Security Act 75 years ago during the time of the Great Depression. Veterans Day was also recognized with a story about how Veterans Day evolved from Armistice Day.

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