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Thanks President Madison

Postby egghead » Thu Nov 23, 2017 8:44 am

Thanks to our 4th president, James Madison, a day of thanksgiving was proclaimed in 1815.

Proclamation 20—Recommending a Day of Public Thanksgiving for Peace

“The Senate and House of Representatives of the United States have by a joint resolution signified their desire that a day may be recommended to be observed by the people of the United States with religious solemnity as a day of thanksgiving ......”

http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/index.php?pid=65984

A day that families get together and give thanks as well as the heaviest travel weekend of all holidays. Travel safe amigos.
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Re: Thanks President Madison

Postby Boots » Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:23 am

You as well Egg!
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Re: Thanks President Madison

Postby GRailsback » Thu Nov 23, 2017 12:47 pm

Same same EH. Turkeys are fried up, ham is in the oven, stuffing and all the rest to follow. Hope ya'll have a great day.
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Re: Thanks President Madison

Postby outlaw » Fri Nov 24, 2017 8:19 am

Happy Thanksgiving Egg to you and yours.
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