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Once in Royal David’s City

The Truth Behind the Song

Royal David's CityThe Christmas song “Once in Royal David’s City” was written by a hymn-writer and poet named Mrs. Cecil Frances Alexander. The carol was originally written as a poem and it was first published in 1848 on a hymnbook entitled “Hymns for Little Children.”

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The History Of Corn Hole Bean Bags

Corn Hole Bean Bags - A History

corn hole bean bagsThe backyard game of corn toss has a long and illustrious history in the United States.  But it has taken on many incarnations over the years.  Likewise, the game bags have taken many forms and have evolved as time has gone on.  In fact, their beginnings are most humble.

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