Compatriots and Friends of the SAR,
Here’s an image of Senate Proclamation #81 celebrating February 22, 2018 as George Washington Day!
Compatriots and Friends,
Yesterday morning the Texas State Senate Recognized the Texas Sons of the American Revolution by issuing two Proclamations. The 1st Proclamation was to formally recognize February 22 as President George Washington’s Birthday as a day to be celebrated in Texas. The second Proclamation was to recognize July 5th 2018 as officially the Sons of the American Revolution week in Texas. Present with Senator Donna Campbell and Lt. Governor Dan Patrick are Texas SAR State President John Beard, State President Elect Tom Jackson, Patrick Henry Chapter President James Clements, Past President Wayne Courreges, Past President James Nelson, President Elect Kenneth Tooke and his son William and wife Gretchen, Color Guard Commander Robert Hites and William Hightower President Stu Hoyt.