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Holiday Fun Facts:
  • 85% of people in the United States mail holiday cards each year.
  • The World's Largest Cut Christmas Tree was a 221 ft Douglas fir in Seattle, in December 1950.
  • In Sweden, a common Christmas decoration is the Julbukk, a small figurine of a goat made of straw.
  • In 1937, the first postage stamp to commemorate Christmas was issued in Austria.
  • The White House will have 780 feet of garland, 27 Christmas trees, 232 wreaths and 412 poinsettias.
  • RKO Pictures bought the movie rights to "White Christmas" in 1946 for $10,000.
  • The first official White House card was issued in the year of 1953 by President Eisenhower.
  • 1700s Europeans baked fruitcakes at the end of the harvest, then ate them at the beginning of the next year's harvest for good luck.
  • 21% of US households have a real Christmas tree, 48% have an artificial tree and 32% do not have a Christmas tree.
  • 21% of US households have a real Christmas tree, 48% have an artificial tree and 32% do not have a Christmas tree.
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