Thanksgiving Fun Facts

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From our family to yours, we hope you've had a wonderful Thanksgiving. Here are some fun facts that we thought we'd share.

The Puritans brought beer with them on the ship, thereby making beer a traditional Thanksgiving drink.

The concept of American football games being played on Thanksgiving Day dates back to 1876 when the game was invented.

NFL games being played on Thanksgiving Day is a tradition dating back to the 1920's when the league was created.