What was the first Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade originally held for?

  • To remind New Yorkers about the holiday
  • To remind New Yorkers to shop for Christmas correct

    In Macy's defense, Thanksgiving wouldn't be given an official day of celebration for almost another 20 years so even though the first Thanksgiving Day Parade took place in New York City in 1924, it was actually to remind people that it was actually Christmas themed and was to remind folks that it's about time for you to go out and buy your sweaters.

  • To bring New York together
  • To honor the President
  • ON A DAY
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    The original name of The Red Hot Chili Peppers was Tony Flow and the Miraculously Majestic Masters of Mayhem.
  • This day in 1996

    President Bill Clinton's former business partners in the Whitewater land deal, James McDougal and Susan McDougal and Arkansas Governor Jim Guy Tucker, are convicted of fraud for the Whitewater Development Corporation

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      London, England
    • Henry Kissinger

      Bavaria, Germany
    • Joseph Fiennes

      47 years old | Salisbury, Wiltshire
    • Lee Meriwether

      82 years old | Los Angeles, California