Capital Region

Scrapbook: Images from Thanksgiving 1996 in Schenectady, Scotia and Albany

Van Corlaer kindergarten students Nicholas Barone and Dottie Pross wear paper pilgrim hats and enjoy Thanksgiving lunches on the day before Thanksgiving, Wednesday Nov. 27, 1996. Fourth-graders helped adults put on the party.
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Van Corlaer kindergarten students Nicholas Barone and Dottie Pross wear paper pilgrim hats and enjoy Thanksgiving lunches on the day before Thanksgiving, Wednesday Nov. 27, 1996. Fourth-graders helped adults put on the party.

From our Capital Region Scrapbook: Photos from Thanksgiving 1996 as celebrated in Schenectady, Scotia and Albany.

File photos from our Bruce Squires, Aimee K. Wiles and Hans Pennink.

Doug LaPorte of Schenectady ladles juice over turkey servings before putting them into the oven during the Schenectady City Mission’s Thanksgiving gathering on Thursday, Nov. 28, 1996. File Photo

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Students at Schenectady’s Van Corlaer Elementary School smile during their Thanksgiving lunch on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 1996. File Photo

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Keith Rodriguez, 3, of Schenectady digs into a Thanksgiving dinner in 1996. File Photo

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Thankful is the pet with human companionship. Donna Brooks poses with Lassie, a 14-year-old collie, on Thanksgiving 1996. Brooks’ Charlton Pet Care business visited animals at their homes, even on holidays. All Lassie needed was a pilgrim hat. File Photo

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David Weis, general manager of the Boston Market store in Schenectady, serves up a big Thanksgiving meal to Charlene Crisafulli of Niskayuna for the 1996 holiday. Store employee Wendy Gleckman makes sure the list is complete. Several businesses reported increased sales as more people began catering their November feasts. File photo

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Angelo Mazzone, owner of the Glen Sanders Mansion, shows off superior balance as he serves Thanksgiving meals to senior citizens at the Mansion on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 1996. File Photo

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Volunteers put the finishing touches on City Mission Thanksgiving Dinners on Nov. 28, 1996. File Photo

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People mingle and munch at the annual Equinox Thanksgiving dinner at the First Presbyterian Church in Albany on Nov. 28, 1996. File

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Van Corlaer kindergarten students Nicholas Barone and Dottie Pross wear paper pilgrim hats and enjoy Thanksgiving lunches on the day before Thanksgiving, Wednesday Nov. 27, 1996. Fourth-graders helped adults put on the party. File Photo

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Runners stride out during the start of the Troy Turkey Trot running race on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 1996. File Photo

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