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ElfBot 11-24-2013 12:40 PM

1940 Thanksgiving Day Parade in Color
 
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Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade is a tradition we cherish. But seeing the old pictures from holiday seasons past really makes it special. Here is a video showing the Superman balloon in the parade of 1940 — in color. This remarkable video is a rare look back in time –

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MerryCarey 11-24-2013 03:23 PM

Fascinating! Some of the shots are tantalizingly short, though. I can imagine the photographer trying to make one roll of film last throughout the whole parade! I wish, though, the photographer had taken longer shots of the Santa Claus float and a little less of Superman!


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