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Memorial Day ceremony in Arbutus simple yet powerful
Memorial Day ceremony in Arbutus simple yet powerful

From a basic premise of honor for those who have paid the ultimate price comes the beauty of the annual Memorial Day ceremony in downtown Arbutus. Beginning with the presentation of the colors by the 27 Flags Unit of Dewey Lowman American Legion Post 109 to the unit's departure down Oregon Avenue, Monday morning's event lasted less than 30 minutes. Most of the crowd that filled the sidewalk near the Hollywood Theater, including members of the American Legion Riders motorcycle group, found their traditional spots in front of the restaurant, barber shop and laundromat near the Hollywood movie theater. Others showed no hesitancy in standing in the bright sun that bathed the...

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