91-year-old will attend his 18th presidential inauguration
SALEM, N.J. — Although he’s a Democrat who voted for Hillary Clinton, a 91-year-old New Jersey man will still be traveling to Washington to witness his 18th presidential inauguration in person.
WCAU-TV reports B. Harold Smick Jr. still can vividly remember Jan. 20, 1941 — the day he witnessed Franklin D. Roosevelt become the only U.S. president sworn into a third term. That inauguration was the first for the Salem native, who was just 15 when he began the tradition that he will continue on Friday. – READ MORE