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Old December 24th, 2003, 03:45 PM
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Default The Little Girl in the Yellow Dress

I'll always remember the Christmas traditions I enjoyed growing up in Detroit in the 50's. One of them I recall most fondly was the family gathering around the radio [no TV back then] on Christmas Eve to listen to a drama entitled The Little Girl in the Yellow Dress. We would sit in front the fireplace, stare into the flickering flames and be absorbed listening to this delightful fantasy. I don't think it's widely known outside Michigan, but I thought readers might enjoy this retelling from the Detroit News.
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Old December 24th, 2003, 10:12 PM
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I never heard of it. I came along just after T.V. was a household item and don't remember listening to the radio for anything other than the Cardinals game. Boy, do I fondly remember listening to Harry Caray and Jack Buck, and "watching" the action through their descriptions.

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Old December 29th, 2003, 09:28 AM
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Thank you for the story! I haven't ever heard that one in NEw York where I grew up or in Texas. THank you for sharing! That sure would have explained a lot when I was a little girl! Debbie
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