2007 National Thanksgiving Turkeys are “Going to Disney World!”

Filed in: Offbeat & Unexpected
(NOV. 16, 2007):  In a photograph taken Friday, Nov, 16, 2007 at Ten Star Ranch in Dubois, Indiana, National Turkey Federation chairman Ted Seger and Pilgrim Mickey Mouse unveil the two turkeys that will receive presidential pardons from President George W. Bush at The White House on Tuesday, Nov. 20 in the 60th annual National Thanksgiving Turkey presentation.  Following their presidential pardons, the two turkeys will join Super Bowl stars and other celebrities by "Going to Disney World" for a celebratory parade in their honor.  The pair will be flown first-class to Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. to star in the Thanksgiving Day parade on Nov. 22 in the Magic Kingdom park.  Both of the two tom turkeys were raised at Ten Star Ranch.  They are 21-weeks old and weigh approximately 45 pounds each. U.S. President Harry S. Truman was the first Commander-in-Chief to be presented with a Thanksgiving turkey (in 1947) by the National Turkey Federation. This year

(NOV. 16, 2007): In a photograph taken Friday, Nov, 16, 2007 at Ten Star Ranch in Dubois, Indiana, National Turkey Federation chairman Ted Seger and Pilgrim Mickey Mouse unveil the two turkeys that will receive presidential pardons from President George W. Bush at The White House on Tuesday, Nov. 20 in the 60th annual National Thanksgiving Turkey presentation. Following their presidential pardons, the two turkeys will join Super Bowl stars and other celebrities by “Going to Disney World” for a celebratory parade in their honor. The pair will be flown first-class to Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. to star in the Thanksgiving Day parade on Nov. 22 in the Magic Kingdom park. Both of the two tom turkeys were raised at Ten Star Ranch. They are 21-weeks old and weigh approximately 45 pounds each. U.S. President Harry S. Truman was the first Commander-in-Chief to be presented with a Thanksgiving turkey (in 1947) by the National Turkey Federation. This year