is reporting from
Boston sets Halloween "Jack-o'-lantern" record (Reuters)
Populux | October 22, 2006 at 11:07 pmby
743 views | 0 Recommendations | 0 comments
BOSTON (Reuters) - Bathed in the orange glow of illuminated "Jack-o'-lanterns," Boston smashed a world record on Saturday when thousands of volunteers lit the largest number of Halloween pumpkins ever assembled in one place. "We have just busted past 29,000 lit pumpkins, this is so wow," shouted John Jacobs, whose Boston-based T-shirt company Life is good sponsored the extravaganza that turned Boston's historic Common into fields of blazing orange orbs. Volunteers started lining up the pumpkins ...