Skip to comments.Olney, Md - Navy Vet Thanks Us - Week 302, Nov. 05, 2011
Posted on 11/11/2011 11:38:30 AM PST by trooprally
For 302 Weeks patriots have been supporting our military in Olney. This Saturday a Navy Vet stopped by to THANK US with a bag of WARM egg n cheese bagels. While it was not extremely cold, there was a chill and the warmth of the bagels was welcomed. Probably more welcome was eating the bagels while the "quackers" looked on.
BELOW: Lurker Jim, a Vietnam Vet himself, thanks Navy Vet for the bagels.
Patriots in Olney on this Week 302: Legionnaires Glenn (USMC - Iwo Jima) and Carl (Army - Vietnam) along with Lurkers Bill and Jim, and FReepers GunsAreOK, [Mrs] T and myself.
BELOW LEFT: Carl in cold weather gear. He is ready for the snow. BELOW RIGHT: GunsAreOK is back after a short absence. FYI - I am reaching for my lighter to relight my cigar. Guns kept me so occupied that my cigar went out.
BELOW: Glenn holding up to the chill. Not bad for someone in their late 80s. Even Lurker Bill is bundled up today. The God Bless Our Military signs were a common theme this Saturday.
WARNING TO FREEPERS ATTENDING OLNEY
Some new money making have been installed on north bound Georgia Avenue right before you enter the main business district. Slow your speed after the light at King William Drive.
And a new one has been placed just south of Brookeville, between Brookeville and the Longwood Community Center.
Next Saturday, same place, Georgia Avenue, MD Rte. 97 and MD Rte. 108 in Olney
NEW TIME - 10:15 AM to 11:45 AM
As always, the D.C. Chapter's rules for protesting will be in effect. Briefly, they are: No violence, no profanity, no racism, no provocations, obey the law and treat all law enforcement officers with respect.
If you live in northern VA and want a short cut to Olney See Post 39 Here. It's an easy 20 minute drive from the American Legion Bridge.
A special Thanks to a FReeper FRiend for enhancing the original plain type directions.
The Archive of Olney FReeps is here or in the LINKS section of Trooprally's ABOUT Page.
WEATHER UPDATES HERE.
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Thanks for the after action report and pictures!
God bless you all!
Your are Welcome and Thank You for the Olney Patriots.
Thanks for the ping.
If you ever forget what the cold weather was like at Walter Reed, come on out and join us.
You are welcome. If the wind is not to great at Olney, we will have something special at Olney for this Veterans’ Day weekend.