Monthly Archives: July 2022

Naturalization – July 21 – Amelia StarLite Drive In – Welcome Home!

Today Thursday July 21, approximately 125 new US Citizens participated in a Naturalization Ceremony. The ceremony was held outside during beautiful hot weather at the Starlite Drive In in the Amelia area off State Route 125 (aka Beechmont Avenue / … Continue reading

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Constitution Day – Celebration – Sat 9/10 – 1:00PM – Montgomery Inn (Luncheon)

The Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution will host a luncheon on Saturday September 10th, 2022 at 1:00PM. The location is the Montgomery Inn in Downtown Montgomery. The guest speaker will be the Honorable Sharon L. Kennedy … Continue reading

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Ft. Laurens – Commitment to Restore

After 100 years, there is movement to redevelop the only Ohio Revolutionary War site. Ft. Laurens is a fort in Northeast Ohio which served troops in the American Revolutionary war.

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Founding Fathers – How They Shaped The Nation – want to learn more?

In my search to understand who the Founding Fathers were, how they became so influential in the birth of our nation, I came across a nice summary which is easy to read. This provides a nice introduction, is not 500 … Continue reading

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Cincinnati SAR Compatriot – Hubert Malicote celebrates his 100th birthday (along with his 100 year old wife June)

Compatriots, July was a notable and extraordinary month for Cincinnati Chapter Compatriot Hubert Malicote and his wife June. They celebrated three unbelievable accomplishments in the month of July. First, they celebrated their 79th wedding anniversary Second, June Malicote celebrated her … Continue reading

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U-2 Spy Plane – the truth as told by Gary Powers, Jr.

On Monday July 18th, 2022 a captivated audience was given the opportunity to hear the story of the U-2 spy plane, its importance to the US during the Cold War.  Gary Powers, Jr. presented his stories to a welcoming crowd … Continue reading

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Anthony Wayne – the Ohio Connection

I noted this article about Mad Anthony Wayne in Real Clear History, however it is published by Ohio History Central  – Portrait of Anthony Wayne, ca. 1795. General Wayne lead a military campaign against Native American tribes in the … Continue reading

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National SAR Conference – Savanah GA – Color Guard

Now here is a Color Guard fitting of the National Conference Sons of the American Revolution. This photo was shared from the 2022 National Conference in Savannah Georgia. You can also see this on Facebook for a better quality view … Continue reading

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Reminder – Monday July 18th 7:00PM – U-2 Spy Pilot – Author Presentation by Gary Powers

Ready for some intrigue? Faster and higher than Top Gun! The U2 Incident was a Cold War memory for many of us. Come hear the son of Gary Powers of U2 fame share the story and set the records straight. … Continue reading

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Naturalization – July 14th – Welcome to new US Citizens – Downtown Cincinnati

Jerry Knight of the Cincinnati Chapter of the Sons of the American Revolution was part of the welcome committee for the 51 new US citizens sworn in Thursday July 14, 2022. The session was held in the United States District … Continue reading

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