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Deryk Jeter (left) plays catch with his 10-year-old son, Henry (right), while his 4-year-old daughter, Margaret, grabs onto his leg as they celebrate Independence Day on the National Mall in Washington on Monday, July 4, 2011. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)
Photo by: Rod Lamkey Jr.
Deryk Jeter (left) plays catch with his 10-year-old son, Henry (right), while his 4-year-old daughter, Margaret, grabs onto his leg as they celebrate Independence Day on the National Mall in Washington on Monday, July 4, 2011. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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