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A look back at Thanksgiving traditions

By Dean Shalhoup - Senior Staff Writer | Nov 21, 2020
On Thanksgiving Eve 65 years ago this week, 4-year-old Billy Parsons agreed to "conjure visions" of the Thanksgiving turkey he would share with his family the next day. While the photographer who created this holiday photo illustration isn't named, it was almost certainly the work of the late Mike Shalhoup, the then-Telegraph newsman and photographer known for coming up with ideas for such illustrations.
Dean Shalhoup

Longtime reporter, columnist and photographer, is back doing what he does best ñ chronicling the people and history of Nashua. Reaching 40 years with The Telegraph in September, Deanís insights have a large, appreciative following.


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