Holiday Hurdy Gurdies (Set Of 4)
Four seasonal favorite melodies are appropriately paired with antiquated imagery obtained from our cherished archives. The musical selection includes: Toyland, Silent Night, Jingle Bells, and What Child is This.
Tuck inside stockings.
Quotes on the back:
Baby on Sled Holding Doll
"Hang up the baby's stocking, Be sure you don't forget, The dear little dimpled darling! She never saw Christmas yet." - 19th c. verse
Babe Holding Holly Strand
"Villagers all, this frosty tide, Let your doors swing open wide, Though wind may follow and snow beside, Yet draw us in by your fire to bide: Joy shall be yours in the morning." - 19th c. Yuletide Carol
Children Making a Snowman
"In the jolly winters of the long-ago, It was not so cold as now -Oh, oh no! Then, as I remember, snowballs to eat Were as good as apples now, and every bit as sweet!" - Kas. Whitcomb Riley, (pub. 1883)
Mother and Daughter Decorating Tree
"Curling smoke from a chimney low, And only a few more steps to go. Faces pressed at a window pane Watching for someone to come again. And I am the someone they wait to see- These are the joys life gives to me." -Edgar Guest, Leaves of Gold