Friday, December 6, 2013

Annual Christmas decoration

Such a truly outstanding Christmas decoration should be revisited each holiday season!  And testimony by the anonymous prankster about the response to his lifesize yuletide ornament (read it at Traveling Librarian) inspires faith in the goodness of mankind!

Help from the National Archives

How heartening! In November, 2003, I posted some hearsay about a useful resource-to-be at the National Archives, and 10 years to the month later a helpful anonymous commenter pointed me in the right direction: