8 Labor Day Facts …

LABOR DAY Trivia – 8 Facts 

Yeah, I know I’m early … I figure you’ll be out celebrating on Monday:)

Here’s a taste of what you’ll get when you click on the title above:

Remember that picture I posted a while ago showing the first labor day “parade” in New York City in 1882?

“… the first Labor Day “celebration” was actually a protest in which 10,000 workers marched to Union Square Park in New York City to support the idea of a holiday for workers.”

So this day grew out of that time-honored American tradition – public protest:)

Click the title above for more … enjoy your learning:)

Trying to avoid the distractions of all the sales on Labor Day in the Heartland ….


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