GC: Photos – Happy 4th!

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Photo © Raastah from Flickr

This RIPTA bus wrapped in old glory is actually advertising something (some show at the Dunk or something, I can’t exactly tell what), but I thought it makes a cute little Happy 4th image.

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Have a safe and Independence Day!


6 Responses to GC: Photos – Happy 4th!

  1. Jeffrey July 4, 2009 at 7:36 pm #

    Way to go. I like it and happy forth of July and this bus should be in the Bristol 4th of July Parade.

  2. Andrew July 5, 2009 at 8:38 am #

    The bus brought up the rear of the parade.

  3. Alex July 5, 2009 at 9:23 am #

    It’s advertising a show coming to the Dunk in September. “Spirit of America” is like a big indoor marching band show or something, I saw the commercial during the parade. Admission is free.

  4. Jeffrey July 7, 2009 at 2:37 am #

    I take it that this RIPTA Bus was featured in the Bristol 4th of July Parade?

  5. Spirit of America July 7, 2009 at 9:51 am #

    Spirit of America is coming to the Dunkin’ Donuts Center Sept. 25-26 and tickets are FREE! Check out our video preview at
    Performed in the tradition of both a military review and a large-scale theatrical production, Spirit of America presents United States history and American musical heritage. Soldiers in period uniforms reenact key moments from the Revolutionary War to current operations. These reenactments feature a unique perspective of American history — that of the citizen Soldier. The show includes battle scenes, short periods of simulated gunfire, and performances by the Army’s elite ceremonial units. The show features the U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own” and Soldiers from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard), the oldest active-duty infantry unit in the Army. Elements of the Old Guard include The Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps, the Caisson Platoon, the Commander-in-Chief’s Guard and The U.S. Army Drill Team. Please visit for more details, show footage and to get your FREE tickets.

  6. Jef Nickerson July 8, 2009 at 11:53 am #

    Sorry your post got stuck in spam SoA. Thanks for the information on your event.

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