Saturday, December 17, 2011

Fact of the Day: Christmas Elves


The first modern Christmas elf stories appeared as early as 1856 in an unpublished book by Louisa May Alcott, the author of Little Women.

4 comments:

Anonymous said...

I love elves. (:

DWei said...

I hope they didn't seem as creepy as the one shown in the picture.

Beth said...

A little bit of trivia I'm happy to know - love Louisa May Alcott!

(thanks for the visit...)

Teddi said...

how magical! adam i did NOT know that. i love her books. i've read every single one i could find, & a biography on her too.