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  Sweetest Day 2006
Observance of Sweetest Day is prevalent in the Great Lakes region –; where the holiday originated – which includes such states as Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, and Wisconsin.
Sweetest Day was established around 1922 by a Cleveland, Ohio, candy company employee.
In time, the Sweetest Day idea of spreading cheer to the underprivileged was broadened to include everyone from family members to sweethearts, and co-workers to acquaintances.
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  Sweetest Day(美国甜蜜日)
Sweetest Day is celebrated on the third Saturday in October as a day to make someone happy.
In time, the Sweetest Day idea of spreading cheer to the underprivileged was broadened to include everyone, and became an occasion for remembering others with a kind act or a small remembrance.
Sweetest Day is not based on any single group's religious sentiment (感情) or on a family relationship.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /english/doc/2001-10/08/content_359306.htm   (302 words)

  
 Hannoush Jewelers: Holidays and Celebrations: Sweetest Day   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Sweetest Day, which began as a day to do good deeds for the underprivileged and forgotten, is now an occasion to remember loved ones and friends who enrich our lives with their thoughtfulness.
Sweetest Day occurred naturally out of a grassroots desire to sweeten someone’s day and evolved into a day to recognize anyone appreciated, remembered or loved.
On the first Sweetest Day, movie star Ann Pennington presented 2,200 Cleveland newspaper boys with boxes of candy to express gratitude for their service to the public.
www.hannoush.com /holidays/Sweetest-day.htm   (401 words)

  
 Sweetest Day
Sweetest Day is a mostly regional holiday that celebrated on the third Saturday in October and is slowly spreading throughout the country.
Sweetest Day was started in 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio when philanthropist Herbert Birch Kingston wanted to bring happiness to orphans, shut-ins and others who were forgotten.
While Valentine’s Day is a day to express romantic love — Sweetest Day is for everyone to show friends and family that they are loved and appreciated.
mlski.net /HOLIDAYS/sweet/sweet.html   (195 words)

  
 Sweetest Day News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Sweetest Day had always rivaled Valentine's for one simple reason: They were in love and had been since the day he asked for her hand 52 years ago.
Saturday is Sweetest Day, the holiday founded in 1922 by a Cleveland candy maker as a day for volunteers to give candy, flowers and trinkets to nursing home residents, hospital patients and kids at orphanages.
The "Sweetest Day" for Pauline Skabar was Oct. 18, 2003.
www.topix.net /holidays/sweetest-day   (622 words)

  
 Sweetest Day - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Sweetest Day is a holiday celebrated primarily in the Great Lakes region and parts of the Northeast United States
The Sweetest Day in the Year Committee was assisted in the distribution of candy by some of the biggest movie stars of the day including Theda Bara and Ann Pennington.
Sweetest Day was born from one man’s kindness…not in the laboratory of a greeting card company.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Sweetest_Day   (958 words)

  
 Search Results for "Sweetest Day"
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She knows that those sweetest words, I take thee to be my wedded husband, really mean, I promise thee to cook three meals a day for 60 years;...
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 Sweetest Day, My Ass
Sweetest Day falls on the third Saturday of October.
Sweetest Day is a holiday fabricated by a certain greeting card company in order to boost sales during the slow autumn months.
And after countless failed Sweetest Day attempts, she finally accepted me for who I was: a big, dumb male who would never remember Sweetest Day.
www.zug.com /scrawl/sweetest   (496 words)

  
 Sweetest Day Greeting Cards, Sweetest Day Ecards, Sweetest Day Greetings From 123Greetings.com
Say how much you are missing him/ her with our Missing You cards on Sweetest Day.
Convey your heartfelt wishes to your near 'n dear ones with these beautiful floral ecards on Sweetest Day.
Add lots of sweeteness to the day of your loved ones with these sweet thoughts.
www.123greetings.com /events/sweetest_day   (300 words)

  
 American Greetings - Sweetest Day no longer just a mini Valentine’s Day
Sweetest Day started in Cleveland in 1922 when a philanthropist sought to bring happiness to orphans, shut-ins and others who were forgotten by giving them boxes of sweets.
Romance continues to be an important element of the observance to this day, but in recent years, the pendulum has begun swinging back to a desire to express appreciation to a broader circle, including other family members and loved ones.
Sweetest Day is often celebrated among friends, and several new friendship cards take a modern look at this important bond.
pressroom.americangreetings.com /archives/fall06/sweetestday06.html   (724 words)

  
 Sweetest Day born in Ohio | mountvernonnews.com
Sweetest Day was born right here in Ohio, launched in Cleveland in October 1921 or 1922, during the Great Depression.
The Sweetest Day in the Year Committee was assisted in the distribution of candy by some of the biggest movie stars of the day including Theda Bara and Anne Pennington.”;
Her opinion is that young people enjoy Sweetest Day more than the older generations and that the holiday’s popularity fluctuates a little from year to year, depending on the weather and on homecoming dances.
www.mountvernonnews.com /local/06/10/21/sweetest.day.html   (762 words)

  
 Sweetest Day   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Sweetest Day is not a romantic holiday like Valentine's Day.
Today, in many parts of the country Sweetest Day is an occasion to remember a special someone with a small act of kindness, a kind note, a thank-you or a small gift.
It is a day to remember anyone who has been especially nice or thoughtful: a special friend or neighbor, someone who cares for your children, a shut-in or even a spouse or family member.
www.blumen.com /sweetest_day.htm   (201 words)

  
 Sweetest Day
It is a reminder that a thoughtful word or deed enriches life and gives it meaning Because for many people remembering takes the form of gift-giving, Sweetest Day offers us the opportunity to show others that we care, in a tangible way.
The idea is to let the other person know you're thinking about them and that they're the "Sweetest" person for all their past helpfulness to you or society.
The day of course to present the tokens is on the third Saturday of October.
members.tripod.com /~courtbard/id56.html   (694 words)

  
 Cleveland Women | Sweetest Day
The third Saturday in October is right around the corner and that, of course, is Sweetest Day.
Sweetest Day began as a way of spreading some sweet-cheer to people during the Depression.
To learn more about Sweetest Day traditions right here in Cleveland read our profile of Adelle and Bill Malley and see how Bill Malley is trying to keep the true meaning of Sweetest Day alive.
www.clevelandwomen.com /house/sweetestday.htm   (229 words)

  
 Sweetest-Day ~ Infomation & Gift Ideas - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Sweetest Day is a day similar to Valentine's when people share romance or appreciation for one another.
When actress Ann Pennington was in Cleveland, she celebrated Sweetest Day by giving out candy to more than two thousand newspaper boys as a sign of gratitude for their work.
Sweetest Day is celebrated primarily in the Great Lakes area of the United States – such as Ohio and Michigan - but is has slowly moved on to other parts of the country as well.
www.sweetest-day.com   (378 words)

  
 Sweetest Day: A Worthless Holiday
Sweetest Day is a time like no other.
One day he was picking through a dumpster behind Wal-Mart pretending that the soiled diapers in his hand were actually beautiful, delicious flowers.
First of all, I'd like to remind you that this pile of crap holiday known as Sweetest Day was created by a transexual being bludgeoned in the head by a Wal-Mart security guard.
www.geocities.com /fuhkyu2000/stuff/sweetestday.html   (1264 words)

  
 Sweetest Day
In time, the Sweetest Day idea of spreading cheer to the underprivileged was broadened to include everyone, and became an occasion for remembering others with a kind act or a small remembrance.
What It Is Sweetest Day is celebrated on the third Saturday in October as a day to make someone happy.
Sweetest Day is not based on any single group's religious sentiment or on a family relationship.
www.creativechocolates.com /sweetestday.html   (290 words)

  
 Echo Online :: Features :: Sweetest Day
Saturday, October 16 is Sweetest Day, a unique Midwestern holiday, that must have been created by the greeting card companies to capitalize on the profits they enjoy due to Valentines Day.
Since then, Sweetest Day has evolved into a day to express romantic love, and also to show appreciation to friends.
Sweetest Day is a good time to impress a woman, as is any time you see her.
www.easternecho.com /cgi-bin/story.cgi?4391   (791 words)

  
 Sweetest Day eCards, Printable Sweetest Day Cards & More from American Greetings.
Sweetest Day is for all the sweeties in your life.
In reality, Sweetest Day was created in 1922 by a man named Herbert Birch Kingston, who wanted to bring cheer to local orphans, elderly, homebound people and others he felt had been “forgotten.” Kingston worked for a candy company in Cleveland and started giving out candy to all the little “sweets” in the community.
Sweetest Day is a romantic holiday, so you can’t get away with not sending flowers.
www.americangreetings.com /events/sweetest_day.pd   (558 words)

  
 Sweetest Day........WTF? - @forums
Sweetest Day is pretty much a day that Hallmark made up to sell more cards and things.
Sweetest Day was made up a few years ago by Hallmark.
With that, Sweetest Day can be viewed as giving, rather than another 'Valentines Day' shared with a singular one.
www.atforumz.com /showthread.php?t=18083   (637 words)

  
 Sweetest day (bloodletting.blog-city.com)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
So, one of my collegues asked me to cover a shift for him (which I shall) because he can get nobody else to cover it since it is sweetest day, and guys are expected to take ytheir ladies out, but my collegue has a wedding to go to, so anyway.
She gets a tip of the hat on international women's day (due diligence must be paid to her Russian heritage), and nothing for sweetest day.
Sweetest day is a total scam, and these damn yankees fell for it.
bloodletting.blog-city.com /sweetest_day.htm   (380 words)

  
 St. Petersburg Times | tampabay.com | Know it now.
Back in 1939, the New York Times painted Sweetest Day as the sugarplum vision of "candy men" hoping "to exploit the sentiment of gift-giving" during the upcoming World's Fair in New York.
Snoopy and Mickey Mouse are in on the action, hawking Sweetest Day cards of their own.
After all, it should be easy to support a day devoted to tokens of appreciation, goodwill and love, even if it is at the behest of a $4.2-billion-a-year greeting card company like Hallmark.
www.sptimes.com /2006/10/21/Floridian/A_sweet_day_for_Hallm.shtml   (704 words)

  
 SWEETEST DAY FLOWERS - 1-800-FLORALS Sweetest Day Flowers
Sweetest Day began more than 80 years ago, when a Cleveland man, feeling many orphans, elderly and shut-ins too often felt neglected, conceived of the idea of showing them they were remembered.
Over the years, Sweetest Day has become a week long celebration of remembering others with flowers, candies, cards, or a kind word.
Still, the underlying purpose of Sweetest Week remains -- to recognize those too often unappreciated with a sweet gesture of love.
www.800florals.com /category.asp?category=sd   (253 words)

  
 Mexigogue: Sweetest Day BAH!
I was on my way to her apartment one day when I stopped into the Meijers gas station on North Pennsylvania.
Days are on a calendar so we can coordinate our schedules and know how far we are into the season.
Day is a vestigal measurement of time based on obsolete notions of planetary...
www.donotremove.net /mexigogue/archives/003741.html   (1102 words)

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