This section is from the book "Bepler's Handy Manual of Knowledge And Useful Infomation", by David Bepler. Also available from Amazon: Bepler's Handy Manual of Knowledge and Useful Information.
New Year's Day. - January 1st is a legal holiday in all the States and Territories, except Arkansas, Delaware, Kentucky, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, North Carolina, South Corolina, and Rhode Island.
January 8th. - Anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans, in Louisiana.
February 12th. - Lincoln's Birthday. - In Louisiana.
February 22d. - Washington's Birthday. - In all States and Territories, except Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Maine, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, and Texas.
March 1st. - Shrove Tuesday. - In Louisiana and cities of Mobile, Montgomery and Selma in Alabama.
March 2d. - Anniversary of Texan Independence in Texas.
March 4th. - Firemen's Anniversary. In Louisiana.
Good Friday is a legal holiday in Louisiana, Florida, Minnesota, and Pennsylvania.
April 21st. - Battle of San Jacinto. In Texas.
April 26th. - Memorial Day. In Georgia.
May 30th. - Decoration Day. In Colorado, Connecticut, Maine, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and District of Columbia.
July 4th. - Independence Day. In all States and Territories.
General Election Day. - Generally on Tuesday after first Monday in November. In California, Maine, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, South Carolina and Wisconsin.
Thanksgiving Day. - Usually last Thursday in November. Public Fast Days whenever appointed by the President are legal holidays in all States and Territories.
December 25th. - Christmas Day. In all the States and Territories.