On Nov. 26:
1789 — Americans observed a day of thanksgiving set aside by President George Washington to mark the adoption of the Constitution of the United States.
1825 — The first college social fraternity, the Kappa Alpha Society, was formed at Union College in Schenectady.
1942 — The Warner Bros. motion picture “Casablanca,” starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman, had its world premiere at the Hollywood Theater in New York.
Thought for Today: “Don’t, for heaven’s sake, be afraid of talking nonsense! But you must pay attention to your nonsense.”
— Ludwig Wittgenstein, Austrian-born philosopher