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f s All Vashington Turns TurnsT s sOut
T i Out OutatiheApproachofthe OutatiheApproachoftheI at the Approach of the j I i iHoliday
i I Holiday Season to View Vie i iI f
I i the Countless Novelties NpyeltiesI I
I t Displayed Displa D1S yeciInth ed in the Shops Shsand Shsandt Shsandon op s and d I II i t
I on the Street Corners CornersI CornersThe
I i The Rich and the Poor PoorI i t
3 3I
I I Touch Elbows in the thej I Ia I
j Crowded CroYged Thoroughfare a j II
I I I 1 1
l A Daacteg Da ilenkcy
ITH Christmas and Santa Ctaus a in ibe the iaUMKU fill fntm t fafIurs bal a new J Jworld
i iworld
W Y Y world hag developed aped in I1 that mysterious m realm 1m known as shop shnpAiug shopping ¬ I
ping p Dg In these December days when the air is sharp + and nip nippmjr ni nip nipping 1 1pmg
pmjr ping with a keen taste of of o winter in D every ev breeze that Wows Wowsthrongs blowsthrongs blotsthrongs
throngs seek the stores of the eit e and
small mall
taty tJ great with one common a mmou pur purpose purpose Purpnte ¬
pose in in mind The Christmas Chr > e ag spirit is the great leveler le of rank It knows knowsneither knowsneither knowsneither
neither wealth W Ilth nor poverty To it rich and poor are a but names withou1 wi thou sig significance signifieance significance ¬
nificance The true tT1Jetpmt Spirit of the Christmas Cbri tmu season
recognizes ognizes only onJ on Wart ertrts r re replete reo reopletenth replete ¬
plete pletenth with happiness and good will overflowing with heart hearty generDl generosity ty
This Christmas Chri tmas throng is a 1 peculiar pecal r one There k no other like it
During the brief time of its reign reurn it produces a species of hmmudty that thatwould thatwould thatwould
would bring about the millennium in short order if it were to be found in inthe intht inthe
the workad workAday work aday y world for a twelvemonth These people J p1e who wh oM hearts arcclt are etcriedieMod
dedicated clt > die tod to Christmas Chri tmu have joy on their lips lip and good will ia thair tb ir eyes
They are wonderful beings and aDCIb Iway 0 010 so busy 1IB1 They l labor almost almostfrom almostfrom i
from dawn to thefall of night but with ibem it is a labor htbortif of Java lei They
know not weariness
Tb The story rY of Christmas Ohris ai CJItMtfit1lt CJItMtfit1ltChrl8t oM thai first firstChristmas at atChrletme
Christmas Chrl8t is I old otdtMJ M old that H kDot nstsdnot seed seednot
not be repeated hara yet t the tb very veryname Terrname VW VWname
name bring bda to miad that wonfrou wen4roeeshining wonfrouEarning
Earning 6 tnlog Mar the WM men sseMag the theOne tbeOne tJIeOne
One who was to be King of MOB the UMshepherd thet theshepherds
shepherd t > to whom the revelation of ofbidden ofhidden ofbidden
bidden thtap wa was given th tI the cattle cattlekneeling catUekneeUag cattlekneeling
kneeling reverently la UM still stillthe 1 sttllaese 1I of ofthe ofthe
the holy bol eight lght and UM OssM the little littleChild littleChile littleChild
Child sets ta in the midst Wet of ft asatkbdAnd BMakted BMaktedAnd aJrDcL aJrDcLAnd
And it IB this story torr sweet wMt with thememorlee the thememories UtememortN
memories of older centuries that thrill UariUan thrills thrillp
n the be air as the busy sbopper OppenI so 0 to tofro and andiro andIro
iro in UM bustling world that thy tM have havemade hay haymade haymade
made their own Their own ownme BtosS BtosSme Bkdme
me r fort C forgot ot that good slat t who claiat c ca cial a aa I Ia
a share a ad 4 no small 11 scare cither eltJNroth at atthe etthe
the th merry Yulothfr Yuludrr and jfcjpfQ its J isgha isghar fa faflood
r flood ood oo old Saint Ntebeteau HIe Itaiwe asatel to tochildish Iachildish I Ichlldl
childish chlldl tongues aa a Saata Claws CIa CIaor panes panesof j jot
ot all prancing reindeer and wellaBad wellaBadstockings 1NIIAD 1NIIADtoeklDp wd111s4stockings
stockings mysterious eMBtbar ell ef ff ffBible iiapo iiapoBible hap hapaible
Bible chimneys chsJ1e how aoaU 141 141bill aayoa teftot teftotbis fiegtbls
bill share sbar in all that 1 that the tHbrlDp rasoa rasoabrings sons sonsbrings
brings forth forthOne CorthOne forthOne
One Great Fraternity FraternityThey PratemityThe FrattrrnltyThey
They The are ar contradictory those t the s shoppers shoppersor
or r Christmas They are at ODe oac a ademocracy ademocracy ademocracy
democracy and an aristocracy If you youSTf rour youare
are = r not of them then wee wo sends you youThey ro1iTh youThey
Th They will crowd you out M c UM deep deepthronged deepthrfnK deepthronged
thronged thrfnK aisle away from the tJaeounten laden ladenounters ladesounter
< ounters But if you are of their fra fraternity fnralty liatrrntty ¬
ternity ralty If you bear la lathe I Ithr your trosntotnso
the 1 he sign and token only MbtM MbtMor the approach approachof
of Chrtstatas ran bestow thaa Us It to m moeed Ia Iaeed kneed
need eed w wen ll with you They Theyand TIlernod sassy tweerd tweerdnod
nod Jostle JosU about you hat sever ta UM UMv tIte1ord th thw
v 1ord ord of reproach beard b sorer II8ftIrown does ees the thefrown thetown
frown town of discontent d coDtnt gather oa thetr thetrfrows utrrows tbebfprows
prows rows You are art of the ue uebood aiysOe brother beadierhood brotherhood ¬
hood of the holly aDd al mtotletoo Jat tltr S ad they theyknow UMtyknow theyknnw
know It ItThe itThe itThe
The Christmas Cl lltma shopper is eifferest dfrerNtfrom eifferestfrom t tfrom
from all ether shoppers The others unfrom bay bayfrom beyfrom
from neesssity DeeeeIt or to tobut ploase thsssMlres thsssMlresbut theaphobut
but the buyer yer who eoaMS forth at this thisi daI daIlime
r i lime line of the t year buys bu buy for the tileof bapplaeuof haoptastss haoptastssof
of other otherIt otbel1lo otbel1loIt othersIt
It is i at this time of the U year too tees that thatthe uttbe thatthe
the little tttle folks help he swell tile stiewalk sNtwalkthrong stiewalkthrong ak akthroop
throng anxious for a eek1 took at the pretty prettything JIItItttblnp prettythings
thing spread before their UM eyes la a the thefore dieore thesore
fore ore windows and De moot s uoet wen woBOOrfal ovtul of ofall ofan ofall
all the t be marvels of toyhuMl tor there Ien ess essplayed ealaM dl dlplsyed
played laM To many tots whose Uletad tilcWlittle Uletadlittle w wlittle
little forsas shiver a they tllfJtrl press closer closerto
to tbe be plate glass < < 1 wall between bet than thanand u uanf thornand
and the pla7tbl playthiaga so o tematiafly t nu shown shownthese shownthese O Oh
these h views Yift are like the vtaioas of ofjld sesao sesaobid rue rueold
bid Arabian story lOry to he I treasured up upand lIPand upand
and talked about for suootho u to toOthers toOtbe Seale Seale4thers
Others Otbe more fortunate fort neat to totoys t wbu thsss thssstoys
toys 10 are not imrHy BASSOS of thtaam thtaamOSeM tJdIIIaJ tbupposseMT
J posseMT > OSeM O < by > y lOml r orn rw ° fl nee < > eta Ota triad tSSS thMthing tSSSthing aa aaIhlq
thing or ilia 1i aa 04 ry a t JOBlhl hiss 1111Liu I M 1 1Claus BBS BBSclaus >
claus f
I Their Tb hearts are are flowing oVer ov ovrei s with withgood withgsed j jpH
good win SU the of the Christmas crowd crowdNo crowdWe
No eRe now this better I than tho beg beggars beggars ¬ II IINe
gars who place tbaiaaalTas themselves more and ands andr1a andmore
s more re r1a la erMaace wece as the season adrancoa advancosJtB4Gls advancoaatudenta adrancoaatadoats
atadoats of bwaan nature tara always alwayaay they theyknow theykaew theyknew
know that UN UM sight of iaftnaitie real realar rta rtati realar
ar pretended ti mad mt touck a rosponsisochord rosponslvo rosponslvochord IQI5J1onsltdten
chord sosMwbara 1Iere ia the Marie of those thoslWM thoccwho
1 wb WM haIo baUaad asd baaety 81dT axe ar hurrying hurryingstoroward Jutrrrtngward hurryingMereward
storoward ward or ItaaowarMisfile heoMward heoMwardXlagla 1NaawwanLXIl
Misfile XIl with the gray ar of sboppars that thatNt thatI
1 Nt ut BOW Jcosr day ta day Place your yourSU 70uru yourIs
SU Is u OR its 1 frigs Mae Heat t the counters coustersof COURtersWg countersof
of tba th big store If you did not know
what th the u reason MMaas you will willwhoa willr willwhoa
whoa you retswa r Too will bow aloe that thatan ttIt thatIt
It masts an taHtnd bNh of trouble plea pleaaat p put pleas pleasant
ant Uoobie u of coarse There T Tie > > re are ao sad oldalt sadof eIM1t
of t pussios to bo solved perplexing prob probat pro proI problttrns
I lttrns rise tip at syery mhat at everytarn every oworyTho filler fillert
t tarn The onroaeatod o < < W q uostloa s uoa uoaW1Iat Is IsWhat h hwhat
What to buy for f her t or what to bay for forhin fwIt forhis
his hinIt hisIt
It to ropoated aaala sad agate aiM s la thacoarse Uteof Ute thecases
coarse of lbs day yet J ta spite of their thotarparpieslUes t tperpI theirprolsstlea
parpieslUes perpI IUe8 they see o i s to a bar here tots of offea 0 0fa oftor
fea oat of f It ItAad ILAItd It ItLad
Lad MOW street careers sad flower flowerstsoos Iow Iowup Bowerstates < <
states bawl out as thou up k a aMeet susHoor susHoorhod auansrhad
had cease Meet la I UM very aUdette of ofwktter 0 0IMer ofwhiter
whiter IMer Holy on bow bright with red bee berrt MrtINt beerie
rt rie errs MOB where the chrysaatheatum chrysanthemeulately chrysaatheatumlately
latel lately r n ralaaod ta state te sad sundry old oldwosaoa o1cIat oldwossu
wosaoa appaar at the t curbstones eu et with withbaskets withbasbds
baskets of 0 the t dainty tr hraaeho Deft Deftaaavr DeftI Defttg
aaavr tg n faahtoa I them u into wreaths u ui sad aadstare sadstars
i stare sad ether saihleais suitable ta to the tbaaad theMIl theass
ass MIl tb they y dad ready purchasers purchaserssad purchasersaft
I sad oUH ten soar abuts aissifot who Mae fo foaa4 fog foga
18 a tat aa4 d thus BOM pass oa hAoUoto iMa slsI slsIM
M iNN lu Mice lit stae1t WJrts
Addressing a acrowd acrowd
r crowd at 1t Pa PaAve PaAve PaAve J
Ave 9th St St and and9th and9th and9th 1
Shoppers at Seventh and F Streets
or sometime brought from fro its oaken oakenshelter oakenabeUer oakenshelter
shelter ia I some aaciaat forest of Hng Hnglaad BncInd 11nghand
hand laadAnd IndAIMI handAad
And then the there is I the ChritaM OIar tree treeIt treeIC treeIf
It you 1 are a novice v toe at this t yea y will 111 sa soon IMI9R1M soonnd H Haad
aad nd that there I Is mock altC nor JItOra t 18 it tban tbanmerely thanMerely
merely 1 providing tile Ire tree TIM store storewilt sterHwilt storeswilt
wilt Hip you OU out if you go to than thanThere tHInMIera themThere
There are boot boots of glltterla ttasal bau baubw baubles M Mbrlslttlr
bw bles brightly colored color and Del bearing bear1 re resemblance rebaa resembbsee ¬
semblance baa to nothing under UM sun sunthere auatJler sunthere
there tJler are aaas ihrpta of gilt It and irilvar trans transparent traMre tressparent ¬
parent re cornucopian ropas rope and ropes ro rope of ofpopcorn ofpopeera ofpopcorn
popcorn and oaadles of all tb tile tiletM boo hues of oftha ofthe
the rainbow rainbowThoaik rat ratJIIn rainbow7botsgli
Thoaik JIIn the Chrtstaws CIacWt crowds en go forth forthto forUtte fortht
to t buy r they are a igbtar aa a well a 80 80per nnp nnpperhaps o operhap
perhaps per BMe aor w e than the tI usual shop sboppiac shopping aop aoppIac
piac sisterhood rllood There are ar so many manything manythings r rthiDp
thing to be sees and a we muat see these tbautall U UaU theseall
all before a choice eaa ea b be made PrkIw PrleeidIRer Prie PrkIwdUrer s sdlffar
dIRer too TIle true shopping instinct tnstinddemands instinctdenaads lutladUtat
demands that all the u tissue particular ba basaeuroa MMeIIJ8Il beseerd
saeuroa before a purchase MIre MIrefolk ba mad madYotrpl NMOroaoo
roaoo fottt fouls ta their early r terns ternswhas t tbeea teensrubes
rubes purs purse have been vtoekod withpsslstrta with withCSWBKSSBB wlt1IatIUaM
CSWBKSSBB apotdI spoadiwg sg sssaey m usy turn a aJOMlY aJOMlYI aaetftr goad iT
portion of these crowds It ie a delight delightto
to then to be able to go unattended to tobuy tobtly tobuy
buy gifts for their elders No super supervision super18lon supervision ¬
vision 18lon of grownup now DO Christmas Christmashas Cbrttmuhu Christmashas
has for the time being sat t them free fraafrom frMtrom freefrom
from the weight dt that yokeThe yoke yokeThe yok yokTke
The yohntters youn youDbteNi ter travel la two tw twee andthrees sad sadthree aadtareea
three They are not slow to expreoadmiration express expressadwiratlon 1Cpre 1CpreadaulraUon
admiration of whatever strikes theirfancy their theirfsacy theirrailer
fancy though their Oh aad Akreof Aha AhMof AhaoC
of delight often oU give place to t notes of ofdisappointBMBt ordlppoIntt ofdisappointment
disappointment whoa the price of the tbaobject tbeobj theobject
obj object < < t hi i made known to them tM The Thobuying Tbeburla Thebuying
buying burla of gift gifts lu a aerial no matter tothese to tothe toUI8N
the these small U people They The have huephula been beenplanning hoesplanslag
planning for Months MO U ahead what to get gatfor getfor et etfor
for sister for brother for aunt sad un uncle Dele und ¬
d cle c for father and Mother There are araso areso areso
so many to be remembered and Christman Christ Christmas CbrtatJINI ¬
man JINI allowances are not always ofprincely of ofprincely ofprlncelr
princely proportions prop rtlon There is much mucheconomy Jllaeheconomy toucheconomy
economy to be observed to say ay nothing nothingof BOthl BOthlof
of diplomacy sufficient to equip 1 a whole wholeambassadorial wboleortl wholeambassadorial
ambassadorial ortl suite suiteDifficulties AlteDiliculti81 suiteDid
Did Difficulties iculties of th the Mea MonMaa MeaMan MOR111ft
Man 111ft mere maa 1 Ie net IHtlaItoppl by nature ashopping a ashopping
shopping aItoppl animal when MIt UM teMperate toatperataMM teMperateIs temperateseas
MM to roaebos keII la the t tropics tr It Is dif eiffufOMt ettt difforest
forest t ever eftrtlllas tbiMf I b ilfforoat dtW eat t tbar tbarTbe t tTH there thereihsHasrt
The cstenlers sjtonier af r th the Buster JI t < < tt basaara ihsHasrt
Fruit FruitVenders FruitVenders Fruittleaders
tleadersare Venders Vendersar
ar are mostly ur BMOoultoa 11M and tAe fair la lamats 111te Inmates
mats te of harem Iiu Must hay liars goods gooesbraufJit IOO4IabnJupt goodsbrought
brought to their t botoes bee for their laspec laspecton taspec1I0D t upee upeetton
ton But just now It behoove beboo UM e head headof MadoC headof
of the t family to do a Httte purchasing purchosfaghimself purel purchasinghimself letac letacTIle
himself himselfTba himselfThe
TIle man who goes forth to a drygooi drygooitore drnowlItere drygoodsstore
tore has no B path of rooa before heC his Ia Ia Iathe Iatile Inthe
the first place his Itl own conscience smite smitehim 535115him lIIItee lIIIteehi
him hi He feel feels guilty pSu and he Is sure ure that thatbis thatIsle
i Isle hi guilt Is I labeled on his lal countenance countenanceIn eouRt aaaee aaaeeIn
In livid character ebaraet cbaracters n He loses lose hi his courage courapand courageand coUlapaad
and to jostled to the rear He 1 Is in I the thei tBewar theway
i way ad ha e know kIlO knows It Young Y oaq folk loin folksupon tread treadupoa re 4 4UPOft
upon hi his toes t older people crowd Him Himback 111 111froIa hiback
back from the counter the tMIpor saleswoswa saleswoswaIgnore usle usleIgnore woset
Ignore bin They 1 look 101 over Oftiiw him himhim beyond beyondMM
MM w through him everywhere eta ywheee bat at atSeeks a aMm t tlal
lal Mm
Seeks the t Jew JeWtMrs SMB SMBTh SMt11M gipThe
Th The wise man If bis Id IdwHlIIteII pootttbook pootttbookwsBllsed poas hoofc he hewoHItees
woHItees seeks refaaVfe taiiwia 111 the coil her bu zo
An Avenue AvenueCrowd V VCrowd
Crowd Crowdbor Crowdbor Crowdher
bor open ope to man1 manlllud mankind fod aad Rye buy Jewelry JawalryHe jewelryHe
He may ma ba lHteheatd cheated sad M his aresaate Ir oeesIa coat coatnaora CIG castmore t t1R0
more 1R0 bat on the Ut wbol whole bo foot tools that it to Isworth toworth
worth paying far Jewalers Jew plaeo are areseldom areseldom areeeldonc
seldom uncomfortably uDC81U r aWT crowded crrwll aDd Ute theclerks tbeclerks UteI
clerks are men menBut meoi menBut
i But man under a a1ilBtal a ikIntne faatiala ooavoy YO hasother has hasother ha haI
I other uses 1 G in I tb the Christmas C rletBNul crowd H He I Ibrought Irougbt le lebrought
brought along Inwardly rebelling a avery alvery avery
very traitor at heart to pa pass Judgment Judgmenton
on Qntk111 this present ar r that Not that hi hiopinion his hlarlnl01l hisopinion
opinion bears say weight He H knows that tbatand thatand
and tt Is I one one reason why be fool CeehllIk CeehllIkID feels like Ilk aa asincurreetloald aainsgrreetieafet
insgrreetieafet insgrreetieafetIf ID 8r 8rIt
If hi his opiates are not heeded the themale tilemale themale
male creature can still carry bindles bindlesand buadleand buacl1eeand
and he Is I made to ao It At the hour hourwhen kourI hourwhen
when the throngs begin to turn their theirilaces tbairfaces Uletrlaces
ilaces faces toward Ute supper pper table one sac sacat sees seesat ee
at every band aaa laden down with parcels par parcels ¬
cels cel and bozos bu ef all kinds and siaes as asthough 118though asthough
though they ware old Santa himself pc pcwera s swere
were about to sat t up aa opposition ta e all
A Salvation Army Pot PotUte Potw Potwtbe Potthe
Ute esbahVehd tsMIhod expr 8IN enprias s eessaaaiae of thecountry th thcountry the theeoaDtry
At the Candy Can y Counter CounterTba COl CounterThe nter nterT1t
The T1t candy eaaIi oowrtor is oae shrine at atwhich atwhlek atwhich
which all ChristBMo thrieaaa buyers must pay paytheir paytMk paytheir
their dexrtrs If you woal we wesld l be served servedssBSt servedtee eITPdPM
PM ssBSt t watt for now sweat arc in indemand i ided indemand
demand and Dd the crowd here ta as thick thickas thieka
as a space will allow Everybody eats eatscandy ealseaDdy eatscandy
candy at Cir Ohritmas C atmaa t reg > rjcaB dlc dice of tf trek tPIland trekand eta etaand
and toothache A Christmas withoutcandy without withoutcandy withoutcaRdr
candy would ould be as great a heresy as a aChristmas aCllrlatmu aChristmas
Christmas without a plum pudding or a aThanksgiving aTllaDUgiviog aThanksgiving
Thanksgiving day that knows ao turkey turkeyIn tarkyla turkryIn
In all the bustle of this storeailing atoreIIJlinglecanTlq
bundlecarrying lecanTlq erowd in Its converpa converpaUoa COOTer converratioa a aUoa
Uoa board ea every erJ hand there is some something som somtfaiag 80mUd
thing Ud c ooBtagtoa something catching 1would io iowould 1 1woaIcl
would be a cold heart that did not f ff fftouelled ftouched i
touched by I J the kindly glow everywhereexperienced everywhere everywhereexperienced avrywhrtexperteaeed
experienced area though it did not knowwhat kno know knoVwBat v vwhat
what UM t e 2Sth of December was Thr Thrsaeret ThlMOret Th Thsecret
secret to not bard to and One word wort
hold It Christmas
Ctettewed tress PlaIt Pc Pcstudents P Pstudet Psga Psgastudents
students < < lay teachers le eMrs sad pasUiIaBts pasUiIaBtswho peetulautswho KMK1I1Jita KMK1I1Jitawho
who have dlsiag rooms rO lB of their own owngather owngather owngather
gather in a body on this eoeaslen eoeaslenntbe ooeaslenI oeaslenilnwthf
ilnwthf I ntbe u Banter of the big room stands standsa staD4 J Ja
a Cbrlatgaa Cbrlt Cbriatmea jtreftwa treerra t tWoa < huge fallow tall talla a11 a11alftterp1tbupnsrit l li
i alftterp1tbupnsrit a > BlRWr ml tt5ljD8oi b1 st sad balls 1HII > ef colerei colereiglass solar solarglasse er erglas
glass Postoon of avargreeB drape dra the tbewall theVaU thewalls
wall walls aDd the chandeliers A te1 te1humor t4 td t or orbum ofhumor
bum humor is I displayed 1 before the e Taw Tawtbe t or ofthe ortb
the tb father father superior far tJl then tbarauJgiag tbarauJgiagbead < < 8g 8ghead g ghead
head downward with a caadiof calld csaditr lag faemerrily lagmerrilT tngmerrily
merrily on the t e tip ot C its tall I ta a a stock stockfish stockftliha btoekflsha
fish ftliha a dried cod serving as a grim re reminder reminder reminder ¬
minder of the late fast fastGrace fHtGr fastGrace
Grace Gr te saM aad the lie goad twp to toeat toea
eat ea t are a ors brought Dro bt Pt kt la IL There TIler Is ateeet almosteverything ateeeteTerything allHeteYeryt
everything eYeryt ng aad plenty at that e eftIT eftITtbln eessything rocy rocything
thing tbln for everybody All the Chrtotase ChrtotasetradiUonal CIu1 Chrletmsatraditlonals tm tmtradlUouala
tradiUonal are re Included Stloaea SI SIdispeaaed Is Isdispensed Iidispensed
dispensed with and the chatter of eon
versatlaa mingle iagi with tb the clatter tier tierknlte af afkaifa ofknife
knife sad JMI fork tackAt forkAt j jAt
At Ute end 8C f tb tH steal I the piano pia Is Isrolled isrolled 1 1roiled s
rolled into the raoa r There T er are ar a songs saagsand S8IIgIand songsand
and carets ea18a for nearly aa hour Tk Tile Then a tile tberest tilet therest
rest t of the afternoon ann Is free tr until uaUItba UBmthe untilthe
the b bear r of the aotcasa eo vespers TII Tbmatins Tba TbamatiHS TIIU
matins U sad DCI laud 1 for tb the next day are areaid areaaId aresaid
said aid at the t eustssary 1 Uaaa U Ie sad all supper supperla supperis JIPOr JIPOrI r
la I at t 7 a as usual usualAt 1IMNl1At usualAt
At S w we return retur to t tb the rofeetory nleotOC The Tbecolored Tlieeo Thecolored
eo colored candle aa the t e tree are lighted lightedaad lightedand
aad tbe Christmas Cllctat entertainment tarta tartapa hi isgun IM IMgaa
gun Ole Os studeat makes k SB address la laLatla hiLatta IsLatin
Latin another ia 0 Greek aek a third UlrdJa aisus aisusIn saoaks saoaksla
la Gorman t tHsu tlteaut the nest In IIeJL An II sag 1IIDCUh sag115K
Hsu adersss follows sad than one whi whiIs w wIs ht htpreparing
Is preparing for the Holy Hol Land dells 4olhrrs 4011YD dellsera
era rs an D oration ia classical cJaMe1Carobs Arable AratoirCarols ArableCarole
Carols and Geriaaa folksoaf are ia iatarspanad Iaterapened
tarspanad between these tJle sad then tba tbahoys tit titpre e
hoys present pre nt their that miracle tnele play plqpie s sim simple ¬
pie drama 4n of the Aret ant Christ CII CII101ftI aa aaSo
So Soft of tko srothera I show their t eIr skUl skUlat IIIdlIat skitat 1
at th the piano pia others with violin or suns toaitdoMa JU JUTiler sunstells
tells There Tiler lo IeMart mach laughter aad aadhoarty
hearty Mart aaptaose Oaatm f gn has Mi lIMa lIMatt etr etrevHtled °
evHtled tt I freely sad ss uses > w tko tie BM A
poreafeiattaad poreel8la are ailed beer bfI for the themoaka ttoeIiI6r
moaka elder for the boys It is time timefor timelOt timefor
for Cfcrtotssas presents pnsentsTbe presentsThe
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MMte the u gtvteg of anything costly The Thareseat T Thepresats J Jr
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