ABA salutes our employees on Labor Day!

 
                                        
 
We at ABA are indeed part of the labor force.  Our employees are amazing workers and should be celebrated!  So thankful President Cleveland acknowledged the labor force and made this a holiday!
In case you were wondering:
 
 
Labor Day occurs on the first Monday in September and was first celebrated in the United States on September 5, 1882. The date was deliberately selected to fall between Independence Day and Thanksgiving. The holiday was suggested by Peter J. McGuire, a New York City carpenter and a founder of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and by Matthew Maguire, a Paterson, New Jersey machinist. They strongly believed that American workers should have a holiday similar to those of other countries. The first celebration was observed only in New York City with a parade of about 10,000 workers. The idea spread quickly and in 1894, President Grover Cleveland declared Labor Day a national holiday.
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