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Daemon
Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 12:00:00 AM
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First Monday Trade Days

The First Monday Trade Days are a trading bazaar that each month brings 100,000-300,000 people to the small town of Canton, Texas. This legendary affair in northern Texas has its origins in the 1850s when the circuit court judge came to Canton on the first Monday of the month to conduct court proceedings. Farmers from the area would gather to sell or trade horses, conduct other business in town, and watch the occasional hanging. Now the flea market starts on Thursday and runs through the weekend before the first Monday, offering merchandise and food at more than 3,000 exhibition stalls. More...
Marguerite
Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 4:13:13 PM

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It like the Frist Monday Trade Days if it uses barter. Did you notice that one of the calling cards of the Canton, Texas First Monday would be a hanging. Nothing has changed in Texas.
Haz
Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 4:25:11 PM

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Gosh, the whole affair sounds exhausting whilst at the same time it would be good to have a stall there! Get enough trade and you wouldn't have to work for the rest of the year!
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Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 5:46:54 PM

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Interesting article. A giant flea market.
2015Febechukwu E105
Posted: Thursday, April 3, 2014 9:49:12 PM

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Marguerite wrote:
It like the Frist Monday Trade Days if it uses barter. Did you notice that one of the calling cards of the Canton, Texas First Monday would be a hanging. Nothing has changed in Texas.

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what a huge gathering
early_apex
Posted: Saturday, January 3, 2015 3:42:37 PM
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Marguerite wrote:
It like the Frist Monday Trade Days if it uses barter. Did you notice that one of the calling cards of the Canton, Texas First Monday would be a hanging. Nothing has changed in Texas.


I don't understand. Why do you say nothing has changed in Texas?
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