Re: Flag Etiquette
Ronald W. Fox (ronfox@MINDSPRING.COM)
Tue, 28 Apr 1998 22:23:57 -0500
At 10:00 PM 4/27/98 -0500, Andrew Wright Saywell wrote:
>I thought that the American Legion set standards for proper display, and I
>assume, retirement of the American flag...
The American Legion sets standards for how the American Legion displays and
disposes of flags, but not for anyone else. And those standards, in their
turn, must be in accordance with the laws and rules set forth by the only
body that can set such standards for everyone, the U.S. Government.
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