Washington's Southern Tour 2015 

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New Bern's Farewell Brunch, April 26th. A southern banquet greeted guests and the President at Alice and Hubie Tolson's home.

The Tolson's Welcome the President
The Tolson's Welcome the President

Home of Hubie and Alice Tolson where the brunch under the Treaty Tree was held.

Guests enjoy the buffet.
Guests enjoy the buffet.
Roasted Pig
Roasted Pig

Freshly delights from Moore's BBQ.

Another President and Hostess
Another President and Hostess

Lynn Hand, President of the New Bern Preservation Foundation (L) with Alice Tolson, hostess for the brunch (R).

President & the Treaty Tree
President & the Treaty Tree

President Washington greeted visitors as stood near the famous Treaty Tree of New Bern.

Major Joseph Leech
Major Joseph Leech

Mayor Leech welcomed the President at Union Point Park, met him from brunch, and escorted him to his departure on the Ada Mae.

High School Intern Helping
High School Intern Helping
Breathtaking Brunch
Breathtaking Brunch

The backyard at the Tolson's home with the Neuse River in the background.

The President Thanks Hosts
The President Thanks Hosts

As the brunch ended, the President said goodbye to his guests and hostess, Alice Tolson (shown clapping).

Washington Sails (ok,motors) into History, April 26th. Many Attended the Stirring Farewell to New Bern.

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The President's Parade, April 25th. Fun Floats, Great Music, Patriotic Organizations and citizens of New Bern.

Colorful Color Guard
Colorful Color Guard

The Knights of Columbus. Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Good Day, Madam
Good Day, Madam

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Getting into the Period.
Getting into the Period.

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Historical or Hysterical
Historical or Hysterical

With a banner saying" George Washington Slept here and so do we", the Historic Downtown Residents Association made everyone smile. Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Citizens Parading
Citizens Parading

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Dogs on Parade
Dogs on Parade

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

The Big Flag
The Big Flag

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Marine Corps Band
Marine Corps Band

The Band from Cherry Point provided great music and a mini-concert at the end. Photo Courtesy of Charles Peterson.

Off to the Races, April 25th. Perfect Weather and Good Courses Made It Fun.

Exuberant Runners Ready to Go 5K
Exuberant Runners Ready to Go 5K

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Kids Fun Run
Kids Fun Run

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Small but Mighty Runners
Small but Mighty Runners

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Race Winners
Race Winners

Showing of their Run with George medals. Photo Courtesy of Larry Rosenstrauch.

Colorful Racers
Colorful Racers

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

Little Runner
Little Runner

Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

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Race Prize Mugs
Race Prize Mugs

Handmade by local potter, Robin Frelier. Photo Courtesy of Laura Overman.

A Winner in His Run T Shirt
A Winner in His Run T Shirt

Photo Courtesy of Larry Rosenstrauch

Who Knew George Was So Cool?

Maybe Martha? Now You Can Too.

George at Tryon Palace
George Inside Tryon Palace
George on Middle Street
Mark Your Calendar April 24-26
At the Palace Gates
My Tricorn is Off to You !
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Photographs Courtesy of www.adrianhenson.com