In Nov. 1928 a Thanksgiving Proclamation was given by Mayor J. V. Threlkeld. In the document the mayor requests all businesses in the city of Marion to be suspended during the Thanksgiving service scheduled for 10:30 at the Main Street Presbyterian Church. "Marion has passed thru another year of progress. We have, as a community and as individual citizens, been blessed in many ways. Therefore we should not forget the gratitude we owe our heavenly father for the prosperity and happiness we have enjoyed.
An old fashion "Happy Thanksgiving" to everyone that reads my Blog.