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O Little Town Of Bethlehem
PHILLIPS BROOKS O little town of Bethlehem, ...

The Little Sister's Vacation
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Christmas Bells
JOHN KEBLE Wake me to-night, my mother dear,...

To The Fir-tree
FROM THE GERMAN O Fir-tree green! O Fir-tree...

Christmas Song
LYDIA A.C. WARD Why do bells for Christmas r...

Is There A Santa Claus?
_The following, reprinted from the editorial page of th...

Christmas Bells
HENRY WADSWORTH LONGFELLOW I heard the bells...





The Waits






MARGARET DELAND

At the break of Christmas Day,
Through the frosty starlight ringing,
Faint and sweet and far away,
Comes the sound of children, singing,
Chanting, singing,
_Cease to mourn,
For Christ is born,
Peace and joy to all men bringing!_

Careless that the chill winds blow,
Growing stronger, sweeter, clearer,
Noiseless footfalls in the snow
Bring the happy voices nearer;
Hear them singing,
_Winter's drear,
But Christ is here,
Mirth and gladness with Him bringing!_

Merry Christmas! hear them say,
As the East is growing lighter;
May the joy of Christmas Day
Make your whole year gladder, brighter!
Join their singing,
_To each home
Our Christ has come,
All Love's treasures with Him bringing!_





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