pollyanna http://nhpr.org en Be Glad! Littleton's 100 Year Old Secret http://nhpr.org/post/be-glad-littletons-100-year-old-secret <div>The people of Littleton New Hampshire celebrated Pollyanna Glad Day this past Saturday. The June 8th event also marked the publishing Centennial of the bestselling children’s classic about the little girl who always looks on the bright side. While a dubious meaning shadows the character name in popular culture, Sean Hurley reports that the residents of Littleton believe they know the real Pollyanna. &nbsp;</div><div></div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A hundred people opened and closed their umbrellas in the rain and shine that came and went throughout Pollyanna Glad Day. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 10:40:20 +0000 Sean Hurley 29419 at http://nhpr.org Be Glad! Littleton's 100 Year Old Secret