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Thread #135668   Message #3095872
Posted By: Q (Frank Staplin)
15-Feb-11 - 03:05 PM
Thread Name: BS: Con-dems vs International Labour Day?
Subject: RE: BS: Con-dems vs International Labour Day?
May Day long considered a 'pinko' holiday in the U. S. and Canada. Grover Cleveland in 1894 put the September date into law.

Prime Minister Thompson signed the September date into law in Canada in July, 1894.