Judith Gibson, 7, right, of Towson, dressed as an 1812 Baltimore citizen, passes out Star-Spangled banner pins during ceremony to launch Maryland Star-Spangled 200 plans. Gov. Martin O'Malley, Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Jose Fuentes, Chairman Operation Sail, and U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Bill Moran jointly announced the Star-Spangled Sailabration during a ceremony at the Inner Harbor. Maryland Star-Spangled 200 will take place on June 13-19, 2012 in the Inner Harbor and the Chesapeake Bay.
Baltimore Sun photo by Kenneth K. Lam