NEW YORK: Friday was only a half-day on Wall Street. Stocks didn’t move.
But gold traders were active – selling gold! The yellow metal lost $22 on Friday.
Still, it was a successful Thanksgiving, as measured in your editor’s favourite currency. He had planned to try to rescue an old tobacco barn from its quiet decay, using the strong backs of his own sons, and two of their friends.
Our old friend, Tommy, who has made his living for the last 60 years in farming and earth-moving, stopped by too, just to offer advice and encouragement.