On This Day: Crispus Attucks

On this day, March 5th 1770, Crispus Attucks is killed during the Boston Massacre. The first to defy, The first to die. On March 5, 1770, British soldiers Captain-Lieutenant John Goldfinch and Private Hugh White stood guard outside the Boston Custom House on King Street in Boston (known as State Street today). Edward Garrick, a wigmaker’s
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We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. Please take a few minutes to reflect upon and celebrate the Declaration of Independence with us today. We’d also like

Patriot’s Day 2017

Listen my children and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, On the eighteenth of April, in Seventy-five; Hardly a man is now alive Who remembers that famous day and year. He said to his friend, “If the British march By land or sea from the town to-night, Hang a lantern aloft
The Civilian Marksmanship Program is reportedly slated to receive tens of thousands of M1 Garands from the Philippines!  The CMP reconditions these rifles and sells them to the public in order to promote marksmanship. To purchase from the CMP, individuals need to participate in a marksmanship training activity and maintain membership in a CMP club.
When you participate in a Revere’s Riders marksmanship clinic or match, you’re connecting with the heritage of American marksman going back for a century. At each Revere’s Riders marksmanship clinic or match, participants typically have a chance to challenge a skills test. Our skills tests are all based on elements of classic American courses of

Fourth of July!

All of us at Revere’s Riders join you in celebrating the Declaration of Independence!  We hope you’ll take a few minutes to reflect on the values and ideas we honor today.  Many of our members were active in their communities to honor this special day — here’s some photos from one Indiana crew that marched