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Christmas Seals Recordings

brought in top stars like Fibber McGee and Molly and Frank Sinatra to be sure that every card and package sent during Christmas included a Christmas Seal.

10 old time radio show recordings
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1 MP3 CD
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4 Audio CDs


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"Christmas Seals with Fibber McGee and Molly"



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Christmas Seal

Emily BissellChristmas Seals donated money to various charitable organizations for over 100 years. The organization began in the early 1900s when in the industrial cities many children and adults alike suffered from tubercuosis. In Denmark, a postage stamp was used to gather extra money for children suffering from tuberculosis.

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In the United States, the Christmas Seals began in 1907 by Red Cross worker Emily Bissell and seals were originally sold in post offices for one cent. Money from the seals went to the American Red Cross and an organization that helped prevent tuberculosis which went from the number one cause of death to the seventh cause of death. Christmas Seals 1951Today charitable money gathered from Christmas Seals benefit the American Lung Association.

The Christmas Seals Radio Program featured bug stars like Fibber McGee and Molly and Frank Sinatra to encourage people to buy Christmas Seals for every letter and package sent during Christmas. The Cavalcade of America Christmas Seal shares with audiences the history of Christmas Seals in America and ends with an appearance with the real Emily Bissell who introduced Christmas Seals in the US in 1907.

 

 

1914 Christmas Seal

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These classic recordings are available in the following formats:
  • MP3 CDs are delivered by mail. These archival quality MP3 CDs are playable in your computer and many MP3 player devices.



    10 recordings on 1 MP3 CD for just $5.00
    total playtime 2 hours, 52 min
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      10 shows - total playtime 2 hours 52 minutes
      1. 481224 596 Christmas Seals Show.mp3
      2. Calv 361209 060 Story Of Christmas Seals.mp3
      3. Christmas Seals 500000 Thunder In Valley.mp3
      4. Christmas Seals 510000 Fibber Mcgee And Molly.mp3
      5. Christmas Seals 510000 Margaret Whiting.mp3
      6. Christmas Seals 521224 Frank Sinatra.mp3
      7. Christmas Seals 651200 Guest Edye Gorme.mp3
      8. Passing Parade 431200 Story Of Christmas Seals.mp3
      9. This Is Story 520000 145 Little Jack Horner Christmas Seals.mp3
      10. Truth Or Consequences 471220 Christmas Seals.mp3
  • MP3 downloads are available instantly after purchase!



    10 recordings on 1 MP3 Collection Download for just $5.00
    total playtime 2 hours, 52 min
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    Click here to see disc contents


      10 shows - total playtime 2 hours 52 minutes
      1. 481224 596 Christmas Seals Show.mp3
      2. Calv 361209 060 Story Of Christmas Seals.mp3
      3. Christmas Seals 500000 Thunder In Valley.mp3
      4. Christmas Seals 510000 Fibber Mcgee And Molly.mp3
      5. Christmas Seals 510000 Margaret Whiting.mp3
      6. Christmas Seals 521224 Frank Sinatra.mp3
      7. Christmas Seals 651200 Guest Edye Gorme.mp3
      8. Passing Parade 431200 Story Of Christmas Seals.mp3
      9. This Is Story 520000 145 Little Jack Horner Christmas Seals.mp3
      10. Truth Or Consequences 471220 Christmas Seals.mp3
  • Standard Audio CDs are delivered by mail on archival quality media with up to 60 minutes on each CD and play in all CD players



    10 recordings on 4 Audio CDs
    total playtime 2 hours, 52 min

    Disc A001

    1. Calv 361209 060 Story Of Christmas Seals
    2. Passing Parade 431200 Story Of Christmas Seals

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    Disc A002

    1. Truth Or Consequences 471220 Christmas Seals
    2. 481224 596 Christmas Seals Show
    3. Christmas Seals 500000 Thunder In Valley

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    Disc A003

    1. Christmas Seals 510000 Fibber Mcgee And Molly
    2. Christmas Seals 510000 Margaret Whiting
    3. This Is Story 520000 145 Little Jack Horner Christmas Seals
    4. Christmas Seals 521224 Frank Sinatra

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    Disc A004

    1. Christmas Seals 651200 Guest Edye Gorme

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