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Groundhog Day- An old German Tradition in America

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Groundhog Day a GERMAN Tradition? Turns out that weather prediction using a burrowing animal on the 2nd of February Candlemas has roots in Germany. The Pennsylvania Dutch German immigrants who landed in America  brought their traditions with them. Of course… a few adjustments had to be made… in Pennsylvania, there were no Badgers, and or […]

Francis Daniel Pastorius- The Pennsylvania Pilgrim

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