Letters to the Editor

November 23, 2013

Invitation to All Points: Thanksgiving special

From 1621, when Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn feast, to 1863, when President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed the last Thursday in November a national “day of Thanksgiving and Praise” even amid Civil War strife, to today’s family gatherings, football and holiday shopping kickoffs, Americans have set this as a special day. What does Thanksgiving Day mean to you?

From 1621, when Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians shared an autumn feast, to 1863, when President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed the last Thursday in November a national “day of Thanksgiving and Praise” even amid Civil War strife, to today’s family gatherings, football and holiday shopping kickoffs, Americans have set this as a special day. What does Thanksgiving Day mean to you?

Send no more than 150 words with your name, home address and phone number to letters@star-telegram.com. Deadline is Sunday for publication Thanksgiving Day.

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