American Legion pays tribute to all soldiers
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[May 29, 2012]     Send a link to a friend

Pictures by Nila Smith

Elizabeth Buttell-Landes sings "I'm Proud to be an American" and invites the crowd to join in the chorus.

Elsie Tibbs, left, district president of the American Legion Auxiliary, and Suzann Lolling, Post 263 Auxiliary president



C. Wayne Schrader led a verse of "God Bless America."

And finally, it is time for the balloons to take to the skies.


Strong winds quickly took the balloons away ...


... sending them to the northeast, across the four-lane, over the rooftops of The Christian Village and beyond.



Color fills the sky.



And "Old Glory" waves proudly, courtesy of the Lincoln Rural Fire Protection District.


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