DAR celebrates Constitution Week

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 Members of the Yorktown Bicentennial Chapter, NSDAR, met with Cuero Mayor, Sara Post Meyer, as she signed the Constitution Week Proclamation, observing the 226th Anniversary of the signing of the Constitution.

The weeklong commemoration of America's most important document is one of our country's least known official observances.
 
The tradition of celebrating the Constitution was started many years ago by the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). In 1955, the Daughters petitioned Congress to set aside September 17-23 annually to be dedicated for the observance of Constitution Week. 
 
The resolution was later adopted by....
 
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