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1. Gayle and Jan Shemorry with their Christmas presents, Williston, N.D. Gayle and Jan Shemorry with their Christmas presents, Williston, N.D. Holidays; Christmas decorations; Christmas presents; Christmas trees; Girls; Railroad locomotives; Railroads; Books; Gifts; Dolls; Gayle and Jan Shemorry play with their Christmas presents, books and a toy train set. A decorated Christmas tree and other presents can be seen behind the young girls.

2. The Night Before Christmas, Williston, N.D. The Night Before Christmas, Williston, N.D. Holidays; Families; Men; Women; Boys; Cats; Fireplaces; A family sits up in front of their fireplace, anxious for Christmas day. Unfortunately, this family has not been identified.

3. Merry Christmas candles Merry Christmas candles Holidays; Christmas cards; Christmas decorations; Candles; A view of candles and Christmas greenery set up for a holiday card or photograph. The words "Merry Christmas" were written across the original negative.

4. Salvation Army at Christmas, Captain Elcomb with guitar, Williston, N.D. Salvation Army at Christmas, Captain Elcomb with guitar, Williston, N.D. Holidays; Children; Boys; Girls; Men; Singing; Singers; Guitars; Musicians; Christmas trees; Christmas presents; Christmas decorations; Children are gathered near Captain Elcomb, who plays the guitar as the children sing. A Christmas tree and decorations are visible in the photograph.

5. Salvation Army at Christmas, Williston, N.D. Salvation Army at Christmas, Williston, N.D. Holidays; Boys; Girls; Fictitious characters; Costumes; Beards; Hats; Men; Women; Christmas trees; Christmas decorations; Christmas presents; Santa hands out gifts to several children at the Salvation Army.

6. Card Game after First Thanksgiving Dinner, Williston, N.D. Card Game after First Thanksgiving Dinner, Williston, N.D. Card games; Men; Bars; Violins; Beer; Alcoholic beverages; Holidays; Men; Hats; After that first Thanksgiving dinner, it was only natural that the old-timers would gather around for a little recreational card playing. They are seen with a fiddler and a bartender in an early saloon....

7. Congregational Church Junior Choir, Williston, N.D. Congregational Church Junior Choir, Williston, N.D. Choirs (Music); Singers; Churches; Holidays; In 1961 the U.C.C. Junior Choir had its picture taken by the Williston Plains Reporter as its members practiced their Christmas songs. Those on the photo were identified, but not from left to right. Their...

8. Quartet, Williston, N.D. Quartet, Williston, N.D. Singing; Holidays; Christmas carols; Girls; Boys; Churches; Choirs (Music); Sacred music is sung by this earnest quintet which performed many times during the Christmas season and on other occasions during the mid-1950s. Left to right are Cathy Snyder, Tom Snyder, Nancy Johnson,...

9. Kallie Mahar, Williston, N.D. Kallie Mahar, Williston, N.D. Girls; Children; Prayer; Holidays; This photo of Kallie Mahar, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Mahar of Williston was a page one Christmas feature in The Plains Reporter of December 20, 1978.

10. Women's Christmas party, Williston, N.D. Women's Christmas party, Williston, N.D. Holidays; Dinner parties; Eating & drinking; Dining tables; Dining rooms; Restaurants; Tableware; Dresses; Eyeglasses; Hats; A group of women have gathered for a Christmas party at a restaurant in Williston. Unfortunately, none of these women have been identified.

11. First Union Church, Hanging of the Greens ceremony, Williston, N.D. First Union Church, Hanging of the Greens ceremony, Williston, N.D. Holidays; Churches; Singers; Choirs (Music); Boys; Girls; Men; Women; Decorations; Trees; It has long been a tradition in the First Union Church to celebrate the Christmas season during an annual worship service known to all as "The Hanging of the Greens." This photograph was taken in 1974...

12. Girl peeking through curtains looking for Santa Claus, Williston, N.D. Girl peeking through curtains looking for Santa Claus, Williston, N.D. Children; Girls; Draperies; Windows; Sleepwear; Holidays; A young girl, excited to see Santa Claus, peeks through the curtains to look out the window in her home in Williston.

13. Congregational Church Junior Choir, Williston, N.D. Congregational Church Junior Choir, Williston, N.D. Choirs (Music); Singers; Churches; Holidays; Girls; Boys; Women; The U.C.C. Junior Choir of 1956 is pictured as it sang during Christmas services. In the front row, left to right, are Susan Alfson, Alice Heat, Jan Shemorry, Nancy Johnson and Debbie Palmer. in the second...

14. Boys in bed on Christmas Eve, Williston, N.D. Boys in bed on Christmas Eve, Williston, N.D. Boys; Children; Beds; Holidays; Two young boys lie in bed, unable to sleep because of their excitement for Christmas Day.

15. Christmas celebration with returning World War II Veterans, Williston, N.D. Christmas celebration with returning World War II Veterans, Williston, N.D. Holidays; Soldiers; Military parades & ceremonies; Military officers; Military personnel; Military uniforms; Parties; Sailors; Marines (Military personnel); Military air pilots; It was on the Christmas-New Year's week, 56 years ago, when 3,200 World War II soldiers, sailors, Marines, and Airman (plus a few WACS [The Women's Army Corps.] and SPARS [United States Coast Guard Women's...

16. Christmas window shopping, Williston, N.D. Christmas window shopping, Williston, N.D. Window displays; Shopping; Dolls; Holidays; A young girl examines the dolls for sale in the window display of an unidentified store in Williston.

17. Christmas window shopping, Williston, N.D. Christmas window shopping, Williston, N.D. Window displays; Girls; Women; Families; Shopping; Dolls; Holidays; A young girl and her mother examine the dolls for sale in the window display of an unidentified store in Williston.

18. David Robb eating Turkey, Williston, N.D. David Robb eating Turkey, Williston, N.D. Boys; Turkey; Eating & drinking; Tableware; Tables; Holidays; Here's what eventually becomes of the Thanksgiving turkey... Pictured is (at that time six-year-old) David Robb, son of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur Robb, who not wishing to be caught short on Thanksgiving Day,...

19. Army Day parade, Williston, N.D. Army Day parade, Williston, N.D. Crowds; Spectators; Flags; Celebrations; Holidays; Parades & processions; Dogs; Children; Men; Women; Girls; Boys; Throughout the years of World War I, Company L, participated in many community events such as the big Army Day parade, April 6, 1942. Pictured is part of the large crowd, estimated at 3,000, which marched...

20. Christmas party feeding line, Williston, N.D. Christmas party feeding line, Williston, N.D. Holidays; Parties; Queues; Eating & drinking; Food; Beverages; Tables; Tableware; Men; Women; Teenagers; A view of the feeding line, and others seated and eating at a Christmas party in Williston.
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