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Click to make text large. 20 years of work by a group of nearly 100 scholars and theologians, including bishops, revisers and editors. 1986 edition of the New Testament. United States Conference of Catholic Bishops. The current design of the U. The 48-star flag was in effect for 47 years until the 49-star version became official on July 4, 1959.

August 21, 1959, and was adopted in July 1960. It is the longest-used version of the U. The name “Grand Union” was first applied to the Continental Colors by George Preble in his 1872 history of the U. 1937 that the company flag inspired the design.

However, an East India Company flag could have from nine to 13 stripes, and was not allowed to be flown outside the Indian Ocean. Mullets were comparatively rare in early modern heraldry, but an example of mullets representing territorial divisions predating the U. June 14 of each year. Massachusetts reinforcements brought news of the adoption by Congress of the official flag to Fort Schuyler. Abraham Swartwout’s blue cloth coat. A voucher is extant that Capt. Swartwout of Dutchess County was paid by Congress for his coat for the flag.