2004-07-16 / Community

Beach 131 Street Residents Honor America

Beach 131 Street Residents Honor America


Grand Marshal Walter Douglass.Grand Marshal Walter Douglass.
Peg Keating, often called “The Treasure Of The Block,” greets the parade as it passes her home.Peg Keating, often called “The Treasure Of The Block,” greets the parade as it passes her home.Lillian Friedman, Myra Burg, Leslie Mahoney and Jane Volgrndi.Lillian Friedman, Myra Burg, Leslie Mahoney and Jane Volgrndi.

Parade Honorees, Walter and Patsy Roberts.Parade Honorees, Walter and Patsy Roberts.After a roll call at the crash site of American Airlines Flight 587 on Newport Avenue, honoring those who died in both the September 11 attack and in the crash, the Fourteenth Annual Ragtag Parade led by Grand Marshal Walter Douglass stepped off on July 4. Pictured, spectators cheering the parade.After a roll call at the crash site of American Airlines Flight 587 on Newport Avenue, honoring those who died in both the September 11 attack and in the crash, the Fourteenth Annual Ragtag Parade led by Grand Marshal Walter Douglass stepped off on July 4. Pictured, spectators cheering the parade.

Parade participants march on Beach 131 Street.Parade participants march on Beach 131 Street.

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