Below is a gallery of a few July 4th photos taken by Ruth Fordon, Lou Ann, & our friend Jerry. We all had a great time! Click on any photo to view a larger image.
From the Sand Sculpture Contest -- "Sand Defeet":
Sand Sculpture Best in Show:
A Very Patriotic Parade Float:
One of the Most Elaborate Golf Carts:
Ocracoke Coffee Company Can Always Be Counted On:
Earl O'Neal & Blanche Howard Jolliff, Grand Marshalls:
Sky Divers Coming Down:
The Womanless Wedding Party (Do You Recognize the Bride?):
The Womanless Wedding Float (A Reenactment of a PTA Event from 1957):
The Bride & Groom:
Our latest Ocracoke Newsletter is the modern day ghost tale, "Ode to Mrs. Godfrey," by guest columnist Tom McDonald. You can read it here: http://www.villagecraftsmen.com/news062111.htm.