Phillips County Museum News for Wednesday, November 20, 2019
November 20, 2019
Museum Notes November 20th
History tells us that our Thanksgiving celebrations started at the same time as the birth of our nation. Since that time Americans have celebrated Thanksgiving amid wars, famine, moon launches, demonstrations, football games, national elections etc.
Mindful of the events and years that have passed I want to pass on parts of a Thanksgiving proclamation that Theodore Roosevelt made:
“If this nation is properly to fulfill its great mission and to accomplish all that we so ardently hope and desire, the things of the body are good, the things of the intellect are b...