Bank and Public Holidays Throughout the World
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1919 edition. Excerpt: ... 25 Christmas Day Colonies of French Indo-China January 1 New Year's Day April 21... Easter Monday May 29 Ascension Day June 9 Whit Monday July 14 Fete Nationale (Fall of the Bastille) August 15 Assumption November 1 All Saints' Day November 2 All Souls' Day December 25 Christmas Day The above and Sundays are observed by all French institutions. Native holidays are as follows: February 10 Observed by Annamites and Chinese February 17 and 18 Annamite New Year's February 23 and 24....Annamite Festival on Resuming Work April 2 Cambodgian Festival on Turning the Soil May 24 Birth of Buddha June 19 Second Annamite New Year's August 27 Native "All Souls' Day" COLONIES OF FRENCH INDO-CHINA--Continued September 25 Fete of the Lanterns Date Movable Harvest Festival There are also several other holidays observed by the Annamites or by the Cambodgians, chiefly religious in character. These native holidays are not generally observed by foreign banks or merchants. Colonies of the French West Indies January 1 New Year's Day March 3 Lundi Gras ) p.. March 4 Mardi Gras ) April 18 Good Friday April 19 Holy Saturday April 21 Easter Monday May 29 Ascension Day June 9 Whit Monday July 14 Fete Nationale (Fall of the Bastille) August 15 Assumption November 1 All Saints' Day December 25 Christmas Day If any holiday falls on Friday or Tuesday the banks are closed on Saturday or Monday respectively. Other French Possessions Holidays in the French Colonies in Africa and Oceania are substantially the same as in the French West Indies. State of Georgia January 1 New Year's Day January 19 Birthday of Robert E. Lee February 22 Washington's Birthday April 26 Memorial Day STATE OF GEORGIA--Continued June 3 Birthday of Jefferson Davis July 4 Independence Day September...
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