Circa 1931: A farmer driving his flock of turkeys down a road to market. Photo: Getty Circa 1931: A farmer driving his flock of turkeys down a road to market. Photo: Getty
Circa 1931: A farmer driving his flock of turkeys down a road to market. Photo: Getty
Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving turkey trot: before refrigerators, turkeys were marched to market

  • Once upon a time, your Thanksgiving turkey took a very long walk to get to your table
  • The practice began in England in the mid-17th century

Topic |   Thanksgiving
Circa 1931: A farmer driving his flock of turkeys down a road to market. Photo: Getty Circa 1931: A farmer driving his flock of turkeys down a road to market. Photo: Getty
Circa 1931: A farmer driving his flock of turkeys down a road to market. Photo: Getty
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