A Visual History Of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Turkey, smurkey…it’s all about the balloons. Dating back to 1924, the annual event’s storied past is highlighted by a rogue Cat in the Hat, helium shortages, and Golden Girl Betty White Before they start gobbling turkey, more than 50 million Americans are expected to tune into the 85th Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Thursday morning on NBC. Of course, that’s in addition to the 3.5…

 
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