Todd Bookman http://wunc.org en 'Thanks' To The Woman Who Helped Make A November Thursday Special http://wunc.org/post/thanks-woman-who-helped-make-november-thursday-special Thursday's holiday has Sarah Josepha Hale to thank for helping it get national recognition.<p>Thanksgiving before 1863 was something of a moveable feast, with states honoring the holiday at various times or not at all. But as the Civil War dragged on, Abraham Lincoln needed a way to unite the country. Thu, 28 Nov 2013 20:43:00 +0000 Todd Bookman 26551 at http://wunc.org 'Thanks' To The Woman Who Helped Make A November Thursday Special Bonnie And Clyde's Guns, Other Items Go On Auction http://wunc.org/post/bonnie-and-clydes-guns-other-items-go-auction Nearly 80 years after the deaths of bank robbers Bonnie and Clyde, a few, shall we say, "tools of their trade" are going up for auction. Among them are his Colt .45 and her .38 Special, which could each go for hundreds of thousands of dollars.<p>When former Texas Ranger Frank Hamer eventually caught up with Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow in 1934, a newsreel announcer declared "the inevitable end: retribution. Wed, 26 Sep 2012 07:30:00 +0000 Todd Bookman 1453 at http://wunc.org Bonnie And Clyde's Guns, Other Items Go On Auction