Dec. 25, 1995
A Christmas Hymn
Today's reading: "The Camel" by Carmen Bernas de Gasztold from THE CREATURE'S CHOIR, translated from the French by Rumer Godden, published by Viking Press.
Christmas Day, the first day of Christmas which extends to January 6, the Feast of the Epiphany twelve days later.
George Washington crossed the Delaware with his troops on this day in 1776.
Birthday of Sir Isaac Newton in 1642.
Civil War nurse Clara Barton was born in 1821.
Birthday of jazz trombonist Kid Ory, born in 1886.
Singer Cab Calloway born in 1907.
Be well, do good work, and keep in touch.®