History of November: That In-between Month

November is the penultimate month of the year, meaning “next to the last.” It used to be the ninth month (Latin: novem) until the ancient Romans shoehorned in January and February. November enjoys the distinction of being situated between the two biggest holidays in the American calendar… at least revenue-wise. October has , the #1 candy revenue holiday in America, and a sucrose gathering bonanza for…