Labor Day Fun Fact

The first Labor Day parade occurred Sept. 5, 1882, in New York City. The workers’ unions chose the first Monday in September because it was halfway between Independence Day and Thanksgiving. The idea spread across the country, and some states designated Labor Day as a holiday before the federal holiday was created.

Happy Labor Day!

Ray Myers

P.S.

Last month a new book was published on Amazon as well as other online book publishing formats.   I authored one of the essays in this book: “Changed During the Sixties.” The book’s title is “Turning Points: Discovering Meaning and Passion in Turbulent Times.” I hope you will enjoy reading these essays about personal and professional transitions made during this time.

P.P.S.

I will resume my weekly postings on a regular M-W-F basis next week,  on September 12.

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