Man on the street: ‘Why do we celebrate President’s Day?’


Photos and answers compiled by Joan Mead-Matsui

“For the presidents’ birthdays.” Alex Watson Clarks Summit


“We celebrate the presidents.” Henry Hilebrand South Abington Twp.


“We celebrate the president.” Judy Riff South Abington Twp.


“We celebrate the two birthdays of the presidents.” Leen Abughnia South Abington Twp.


“We remember all the presidents, past and present.” Lyla Bennett Newton Twp.


“Because they were some of the greatest presidents.” Mallory Roberts Newton Twp.



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    “For the presidents’ birthdays.” Alex Watson Clarks Summit
    http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_ABJ-MOS-Alex-Watson.jpg“For the presidents’ birthdays.” Alex Watson Clarks Summit

    “We celebrate the presidents.” Henry Hilebrand South Abington Twp.
    http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_ABJ-MOS-Henry-Hilebrand.jpg“We celebrate the presidents.” Henry Hilebrand South Abington Twp.

    “We celebrate the president.” Judy Riff South Abington Twp.
    http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_ABJ-MOS-Judy-Riff.jpg“We celebrate the president.” Judy Riff South Abington Twp.

    “We celebrate the two birthdays of the presidents.” Leen Abughnia South Abington Twp.
    http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_ABJ-MOS-Leen-Abughnial.jpg“We celebrate the two birthdays of the presidents.” Leen Abughnia South Abington Twp.

    “We remember all the presidents, past and present.” Lyla Bennett Newton Twp.
    http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_ABJ-MOS-Lyla-Bennett.jpg“We remember all the presidents, past and present.” Lyla Bennett Newton Twp.

    “Because they were some of the greatest presidents.” Mallory Roberts Newton Twp.
    http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_ABJ-MOS-Mallory-Roberts.jpg“Because they were some of the greatest presidents.” Mallory Roberts Newton Twp.
    Photos and answers compiled by Joan Mead-Matsui
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