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Our Christmas Tree, Lester Hunt May 2014

Our Christmas Tree, Lester Hunt

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We, like many other families, have our own special customs. We have our holiday customs, our dinner customs, our own way of making beds, and our own brand of humour. There is one holiday custom, however, that I especially treasure because I had a share in its initiation. It is the custom of getting our own Christmas tree.

As I remember this first experience, it took place about a week before Christmas, but we still hadn't found a Christmas tree that we liked. It was then that we "menfolks" decided to get our own tree. I was eight years ...


Memory Picture, John Gumerson Mar 2014

Memory Picture, John Gumerson

Manuscripts

It is a delicate, fragile picture - that first memory. It must be handled carefully like an important aged document lest it crumble to dust. Swiftly, silently it must be viewed, for too much revealing of it fades into an obscure mist which defies definite outline. Yet transparent it stands - that Christmas of my fourth year.


The Lantern Vol. 26, No. 1, December 1957, Walter W. Montgomery, Samuel C. Miller, Philip Sterling Rowe, Carl Fontain, Tomas Mccabe, Ann Leger, Jerry Crossley, Laura Loney Dec 1957

The Lantern Vol. 26, No. 1, December 1957, Walter W. Montgomery, Samuel C. Miller, Philip Sterling Rowe, Carl Fontain, Tomas Mccabe, Ann Leger, Jerry Crossley, Laura Loney

The Lantern Literary Magazines

• A Brazilian Dirge
• Motion in Retrospect
• The Power
• The House on the Edge of the World
• Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
• Christmas at Ursinus
• Grey Purple
• A Woodland Idyll
• Four Trees
• Life


The Lantern Vol. 12, No. 1, January 1944, Leonard Schwartzstein, Joan Wilmot, Elizabeth Jane Cassatt, Barbara Cooke, Helen Gorson, Catherine Fremont, Constance Johnson, Carl Baumann, Beverly Cloud, Henry K. Haines, Richard Hunter, Rosine Ilgenfritz Jan 1944

The Lantern Vol. 12, No. 1, January 1944, Leonard Schwartzstein, Joan Wilmot, Elizabeth Jane Cassatt, Barbara Cooke, Helen Gorson, Catherine Fremont, Constance Johnson, Carl Baumann, Beverly Cloud, Henry K. Haines, Richard Hunter, Rosine Ilgenfritz

The Lantern Literary Magazines

• In the Den of the Titans
• Lass of Dimoch
• For One Gone West
• Tropical New Year
• Nightfall
• Hope From the Blue
• Christmas Shopping, a Retrospective Glance
• What Makes a Wing Lift?
• 201 Main Street
• Paradox
• Stabilizing Americans
• Sky-Islands
• With Timbrel and Dance
• Jazz
• The Grave, a Translation


The Lantern Vol. 8, No. 1, December 1939, Esther Hydren, Gladys Heibel, Robert J. Weidenhammer, Robert C. Yoh, Ernest Muller, Evelyn Huber, Valerie H. Green, Helene Berger, Winfield S. Smith Dec 1939

The Lantern Vol. 8, No. 1, December 1939, Esther Hydren, Gladys Heibel, Robert J. Weidenhammer, Robert C. Yoh, Ernest Muller, Evelyn Huber, Valerie H. Green, Helene Berger, Winfield S. Smith

The Lantern Literary Magazines

• Christmas Resurrection
• Autumn's Song
• Henry Cavendish
• The Mystery of Loon Cove
• All Hail, Fair Modesty
• Mischall
• Gift of the Magi
• Camera-Phobia
• One Envying a Poet
• Sonnets


The Lantern Vol. 6, No. 1, December 1937, Roberta Byron, Ernest Muller, Mabel B. Ditter, Elizabeth M. Seidle, Jane Poling, Frank J. Tornetta, Vernon D. Groff, Edward L. French, Evelyn Huber, Robert B. Peck, Dorothy Kinsey Shisler, C. Kenneth Snyder, Robert E. Yoh, Eli Broidy, Ruth Grauert, Charles Steinmetz Dec 1937

The Lantern Vol. 6, No. 1, December 1937, Roberta Byron, Ernest Muller, Mabel B. Ditter, Elizabeth M. Seidle, Jane Poling, Frank J. Tornetta, Vernon D. Groff, Edward L. French, Evelyn Huber, Robert B. Peck, Dorothy Kinsey Shisler, C. Kenneth Snyder, Robert E. Yoh, Eli Broidy, Ruth Grauert, Charles Steinmetz

The Lantern Literary Magazines

• After Thinking Things Over
• Ho! Ho! The Mistletoe!
• Unrealized Dreams
• Two Preeminent Victorians
• The Thing
• Progression
• It Wasn't in the Lines
• He Was the Most Perfect Man
• College (C)lasses
• Robins and Roses
• The Commuter
• When the Rose is Dead
• Truth in Print
• Alias Mike Romanoff
• Winslow Homer
• When I Was Young
• Maurice Evans, a Great Shakespearean
• Among Our Contributors
• Of Manx and Man
• A Sanguinary Pirate
• Conversation Has an Adventure
• "Ursinus' Neediest Case"


The Voice Of The Phi Sigma -- 1923 -- The Soprano Voice: Woman's Number, Phi Sigma Jan 1923

The Voice Of The Phi Sigma -- 1923 -- The Soprano Voice: Woman's Number, Phi Sigma

The Voice of the Phi Sigma

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