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Old 10-13-03, 02:58 PM   #12 (permalink)
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RedDragon, actually, you are referring to American Thanksgiving. The story of the Pilgrims' settlement of the New World is an American Tradition. Canadian Thanksgiving is a holiday to celebrate a good harvest. It is in October in Canada because we harvest earlier in Canada than they do in the States. Americans are also celebrating the harvest, but the Pilgrim/New World thing is solely theirs.

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