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washington George Washington proclaimed a National Day of Thanksgiving in 1789.  Thomas Jefferson did not want a day of thanksgiving.

lincoln  In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed the last Thursday in November as a National Day of Thanksgiving.

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Question 8:  What President did not want a day of Thanksgiving?
A.  George Washington
B.  Thomas Jefferson
C.  Abraham Lincoln
D.  George W. Bush

Question 9:  What day did President Lincoln proclaim as the National Day of Thanksgiving?
A.  the first Monday of November
B.  December 25
C.  the last Thursday in November
D.  February 14



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