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2013 Recognized Days for Flying U.S. Flag, Including at Half-Staff

The U.S. Flag may be displayed on any day of the year. Here are the days it is particularly appropriate to display the flag—including those days the U.S. Flag is flown at  half-staff. Tuesday January 1st  -  New Year’s Day

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Respectfully Displaying U.S. Flag

Flying the U.S. Flag is a great way to show your patriotism and love of country. Yet you may not be aware of the essential display etiquette that shows true respect to the U.S. Flag. Here are some key points

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Flying the U.S. Flag at Night

One of the most asked questions we receive at Mr. Ed’s Flagpole Co. is about displaying the U.S. Flag at night—specifically if the flag needs to be illuminated. The short answer is ‘yes’. If you’re flying the U.S. Flag at

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Proper Care of Your Flag

There’s a special excitement in bringing a new flag to display outside your home. Mr. Ed’s wants to share some tips on how to care for and maximize the life of your new flag. Flying your flag  –   Wind,

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