Flag Day

It’s a day late, but here is how we celebrate flag day around here:

This is the Bennington Flag, which may date from the Battle of Bennington of 1777… or from the centennial of 1876. No one really knows. But it gets full retro style points!

For Dominion Day (July 1), this one is going out:

That’s the Red Ensign, used as a flag of Canada from 1921 until 1957, when the color of the leaves on the shield was changed from green to red. (In 1965, of course, the current Canadian flag was adopted.)