Saturday, August 14, 2010

69th CNY Scottish Games

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Clan Cameron assembled its members from near and far at the 69th annual CNY Scottish Games and Celtic festival. Skies remained blue all day and a brisk wind kept the temperatures moderate at Longbranch Park in Liverpool.

Bagpiper lamenting those who died since the 68th Games.


Mass Bands parading.



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Clan Cameron marching off the parade field after the opening ceremonies.

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Fellow Scots viewing Clan Cameron exhibits.








The cutouts provide a photo opt.




Clan Cameron youngster interviewed by a Syracuse newspaper reporter.


Clan Cameron Chief greets newest clan member.


This year's new exhibit proved popular.


2010 Scottish Games Dogs

The Mutt chats with a young Scot.


March of the Cameron Men - 1st Verse
by Mary Maxwell Campbell
1829


Cha'n 'eil òganach treun de chloinn Chamrain gu léir,
Nach téid deònach fo Bhrataich Lochial;
Gu buaidh no gu bàs 's bidh iad dìleas 's gach càs,
Oir géill cha d'thug Camranach riamh.

There's many a man of the Cameron Clan,
That has followed his chief to the field;
He has sworn to support him, or die by his side,
For a Cameron never can yield.

Til next Year - "Slàinte mhòr agad!"

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