Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Time to "Give Thanks" for Thanksgiving!

Turkey, stuffing or dressing..cranberry sauce,,.pies,,,calories...but who cares!
It is time for that Wonderful Annual Holiday Tradition of eating and being Thankful - called ...Thanksgiving...  

For those of you who enjoy trivia, the website, All Parenting provided some Thanksgiving Quick Facts "Speed Round" shown below..

These facts will be great to use while your enjoying the day with your family.

·         Benjamin Franklin wanted the turkey, not the eagle, to be the national bird. 
·         Americans eat 46 million turkeys each Thanksgiving.

·         Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin's first meal in space after walking on the
              moon was foil packets with roasted turkey.

·         The heaviest turkey on record, according to the Guinness Book of Records
               weighed 86 pounds.

·         Californians consume the most turkey in the U.S. on Thanksgiving Day!

·         Female turkeys (called hens) do not gobble. Only male turkeys gobble.

·         The average turkey for Thanksgiving weighs 15 pounds.

·         Campbell's soup created green bean casserole for an annual cookbook 50

          years ago. It now sells $20 million worth of cream of mushroom soup.

Now, let's talk about the Logue Library...

If you search on the topic of Thanksgiving you will receive over 3,100 results in our catalog which includes 141 eBooks and 119 Print books on this topic.

Some of our books include:

Feel free to comment on this blog.
What book listed above would you most likely read?

Posted by J. Presley, Systems Management Librarian