Tag Archives: Dad

Dad and the Christmas Tree, Part Two

This story is from the late 40’s or early 50’s.  I’m guessing that the Christmas trees we saw  being sold on corner lots didn’t come from tree farms, but instead were logged and bundled by folks trying to make a bit … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Holidailies | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Dad and the Christmas Tree, Part One

My father was part of a generation of guys who decorated under their Christmas trees.  And I don’t mean a little house or two.  Every December, an uncle of mine dragged out the pieces of plywood that went to form … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Holidailies | Tagged , , | 1 Comment