On the ninth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me: Nine blinking lights, eight nuns a-running, seven ladybugs, six nesting envelopes, FIVE RAUCOUS MUSICIANS … four flopping fish, three stacked sheep, two Tarzans, and a peacock in a pine tree.
Louisa Winslow Robins Christmas card, between 1930 and 1960. Louisa Robins papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

On the ninth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me: Nine blinking lights, eight nuns a-running, seven ladybugs, six nesting envelopes, FIVE RAUCOUS MUSICIANS … four flopping fish, three stacked sheep, two Tarzans, and a peacock in a pine tree.

Louisa Winslow Robins Christmas card, between 1930 and 1960. Louisa Robins papers, Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

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