Bugles Across America
By JDay on
6/28/2012 1:45 PM
There is a new book on bookstore shelves titled Losing Marmee, written by M. Elizabeth Sweeney. It's about a mother, a daughter, and six years of assisted living. Bugles Across America is shown on page 286.
Actually BAA is very close to this part in life as we are called very often to help so many families when the end is near. It's good to be considered by a writer when putting a book together. God bless the players of BAA.
By JDay on
6/28/2012 1:17 PM
You are invited to join us for a great music and history program with ICE CREAM.
Our program is called "Requiem for an Era" in honor of Col. Truman Crawford U.S.M.C. Drum and Bugle Corps 8th and I Streets, Washington, D.C. and the 150th Anniversary of the hardest 24 notes called Taps.
The Taps 150 Ice Cream Social will be September 29, 2012 at Helping Hand Center, 9649 W. 55th Street, Countryside, IL from 1:00-4:00 P.M.
The program starts with a prayer by Civil War Rev. Jerry Kowalski.
It will be followed by a 45 minute program of Patriotic Civil war songs by the famous Divine Infant Choir from Divine Infant Jesus Church in Westchester, IL.
This will be followed by a short presentation by the Chimes Ensemble, also from Divine Infant Jesus Church.
Then there will be about two hours of spirited music by the Marci Nigh Brigade Band from Island Lake, songs like Battle Hymn, Dixie, Johnny Comes Marching Home, Battle Cry of Freedom, and others from the Civil War Era.
At the close of the show will...