The [Wednesday] Papers
"Everybody knows Rudolph was the last reindeer to join Santa's crew, but few people know about the department store copywriter who brought his story to the world," Jessica Pupovac reports for NPR.
"The year was 1939, the Great Depression was waning and a manager at Montgomery Ward in Chicago decided that the store should create its own children's book for the annual holiday promotion."
Click through for the rest of the story.
It's gonna be busy there.
Chicago resident Chuck Behm did the deed.
"Quinn announced Tuesday that he also denied another 129 petitions for clemency."
Holiday News Dump
A Is For A------
Morton Grove Library Rejects Check From Atheist
And The Winner Is . . .
Anonymous Donor Pays For Nebraska Bridge
Eke Into Playoffs
Dear Megyn Kelly
Plus, Free Agents
Happy New Year
Another Christmas Miracle
It Was The Year Of Butter Stamos
The Beachwood Tip Line: Tippling tippers tipsy.
Posted on December 25, 2013
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