How did you celebrate Independence Day?
How did you celebrate Independence Day as a child? What traditions did you celebrate on July 4th? Was there a fair, a carnival, a festival? Did you attend an ice cream social? Was there a parade in your hometown? Were there marching bands? Beauty queens on floats? Did soldiers march? Were there Shriners in mini-cars? Fire trucks? Model-Ts? Was there a fly-over by the U.S. Navy or Air Force? Did family come home for the 4th? Where did they come from? Who came the farthest? Where did they stay? Did you have to share your room? Your bed? Do you remember the first time you saw fireworks? How did your family celebrate Independence Day?