Publication information

Lancaster Times
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Thanksgiving Day”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Lancaster, New York
Date of publication: 7 November 1901
Volume number: 22
Issue number: 23
Pagination: [3]

“Thanksgiving Day.” Lancaster Times 7 Nov. 1901 v22n23: p. [3].
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proclamations (Theodore Roosevelt: Thanksgiving Day); thankfulness.
Named persons
William McKinley; Theodore Roosevelt.

Thanksgiving Day

     President Roosevelt has issued his proclamation designating Thursday, Nov. 28th, as Thanksgiving Day. He says that in spite of the great disaster that has befallen our nation in the assassination of President McKinley, no people have such abundant cause for thanksgiving as we have, and recommends that on Thanksgiving Day the people throughout the land cease from their wonted occupations, and at their several homes and places of worship reverently thank the Giver of all good for the countless blessings of our national life.