November 12th, 2007
Aurora wrote: I am looking for the music/words to a song called Pancho Claus. I first heard it around 1957. Can anyone help? Aurora I’ve read on Mark Guerrero’s site that his father, Lalo Guerrero, wrote Pancho Claus in the 1940’s as a parody of the poem “‘Twas the Night Before Christmas.” Perhaps emailing Mark […]
December 12th, 2005
A Visit from St. Nicholas, or The Night Before Christmas, is probably the best known and best loved poem in English about Christmas. It was written by a New Yorker, Clement Clark Moore, in 1822. It’s said that it was written as a Christmas gift for his numerous children. A Visit from St. Nicholas ‘Twas […]
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