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It’s supposed to be a ‘holiday’

I am writing to ask what has happened to Thanksgiving being a legal holiday?

I thought a legal holiday meant just that and businesses were not open. Now they have started to have Black Friday on Thursday, which is a holiday.

This sure disrupts the plans of any family that wants to be together. Some have to work and some want to get in on the good sales.

Let’s bring it back to the way it was when President Roosevelt declared it in 1941, the fourth Thursday of November as a holiday for giving thanks.

The next thing will be the stores staying open on the 25th of December.

Pauline Neal

Kiski Township


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