Jay Hayes was the speaker for the November meeting of the Dorothea Henry Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Hayes’ presentation examined the contributions of the Society of Cincinnati to the development of America’s traditions of liberty and representative government. The Society of Cincinnati is the nation’s oldest patriotic organization. It was founded in 1783 by officers of the Continental Army and their French counterparts who served together in the American Revolution. The Daughters of the American Revolution was founded in 1890 with the mission of promoting historic preservation, education and patriotism. Learn more online at dorotheahenry.vadar.org. Hayes is pictured Dawn Davis, Dorothea Henry Chapter of the DAR regent.