Gloating Dad!

Submitted by Rick Carter on 05/17/2004 at 09:53. ( WASCO )

Some of you may remember my 16 year old daughter, Mary Beth who sang the National anthem and videotaped some seminars at the World Taxidermy championships last year. Since then she has performed several times for sporting events at UGA's Stegman Collesium (Athens, Ga.) for 7 to 10,000 fans. Yesterday Mary Beth and Hannah Strickland sang the National Anthem a capella at the NHRA Southern National drag race in Commerce, Ga. There were 80,000 fans present. They set up at the staging area along with a military Flag Corp and sang while a parachute team landed on the track. She said the roar of the crowd was awesome. She had VIP seats in the pressbox and said the dragsters rattled the windows.

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Thier version is simply AWESOME!

This response submitted by John C on 05/17/2004 at 10:00. ( )

I get goosebumps when I here them sing! AWESOME!


This response submitted by Mac on 05/17/2004 at 10:19. ( )

Used to race at Norwalk Raceway Park & know how big the crowds can be! Well deserved Congrats to you & the young Lady! It takes a special individual to talk to a crowd that size let alone sing!
God Bless

Great Rick

This response submitted by George on 05/17/2004 at 10:40. ( )

Obviously she got her looks AND her talent from her mother. LOL


This response submitted by wetnwild on 05/17/2004 at 13:10. ( )

What george said! ROFLMAO


This response submitted by DaveT on 05/17/2004 at 17:34. ( )

Congrats to your daughter and to the proud pappy


Gloat on, and on, and on................

This response submitted by Randal R. Waites on 05/17/2004 at 18:32. ( )

Rick, you have every reason to gloat, I heard them, and I am glad they are continuing to share their beautiful voices. Hopefully they won't be booked somewhere else, at the next World Show.


This response submitted by Paul I on 05/17/2004 at 18:49. ( )

Enjoy the rewards of being a great dad.Its nice to hear good things.

Daughters and Daddys

This response submitted by Hogger on 05/18/2004 at 03:51. ( )

All good Daddys should gloat about their daughters. They're the only women we have left to brag after the wives have lost their youth and good looks! please don't tell my wife!


This response submitted by brian on 05/18/2004 at 07:26. ( )

Nothing negative from CECIL! That's a first. I would expect him to say that Rick's daughter is not really his daughter she is a CIA operative implanted to get Bush a better approval rating! Maybe he can get the FCC to ban national anthem because he finds it offensive!


This response submitted by Tenbears on 05/19/2004 at 08:40. ( )

To both you and your daughter. In today's world it is very difficult to raise a child that shows much dedication to anything. you have good reason to be proud. her accomplishments speak measures for the both of you

awe shux....

This response submitted by Rick Carter on 05/19/2004 at 11:47. ( WASCO )

Now you guys have me blushing. Thanks for the nice comments.

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