Sunday, March 27, 2011

Seafaring Sunday: A Decisive Naval Force

Without a decisive naval force, we can do nothing definitive and with it, everything honorable and glorious ~ George Washington March 27, 1794: The U.S. Navy is officially established by an Act of Congress.

Header: An anonymous painting of USS Constitution, one of the US Navy's initial six frigates

4 comments:

Danielle Thorne said...

Awesome blog!

Pauline said...

Ahoy, Danielle and welcome aboard! Thankee indeed for the props. Do come back often and let me know your thoughts.

Timmy! said...

Ahoy, Pauline! George speaks the truth, as usual. I like the painting too.

Pauline said...

Ahoy, Timmy! George, as usual, knew what he was talking about. No doubt he was responding to little Jimmy Madison who wanted to rent out the Portuegese Navy... Hmm.