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Jingle Bells - Wikipedia

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A sleighing song tonight. |: chorus :| Jingle bells, jingle bells, Jingle all the way; Oh! what joy it is to ride. In a one-horse open sleigh ...

The One Horse Open Sleigh - The Story of "Jingle Bells"

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One of the most popular songs heard during the Christmas season began not for that holiday but as a song with this title,"The One Horse Open Sleigh" (original ...

8 Things You May Not Know About “Jingle Bells” - History Lists

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Dec 16, 2016 ... From its rebellious composer to its debut with minstrels in blackface, learn eight surprising facts about one of the most popular holiday ...

Jingle Bells - History, Lyrics, and More | ChristmasSongs.net

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The earliest known reference to his later fame as the author of Jingle Bells dates back to James' time in a New Hampshire boarding school where his parents ...

Jingle Bells Christmas song started as a drinking song written by a ...

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Dec 16, 2014 ... The truth about Jingle Bells - drag racing, drunk driving, a deadbeat dad and ... Who was the author of Jingle Bells, James Lord Pierpont?

Jingle Bells: A Thanksgiving Carol - Snopes.com

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Dec 18, 2014 ... Was Jingle Bells originally written as a Christmas song? ... riding in an one-horse open sleigh. Ironically, though, the song's writer intended it to ...

"Jingle Bells" Was Originally Written for Thanksgiving | Mental Floss

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Nov 23, 2011 ... don't forget the most famous Thanksgiving song of all: “Jingle Bells.” ... Lydia Maria Child wrote the poem “A Boy's Thanksgiving Day” about a ...

James Lord Pierpont - The Hymns and Carols of Christmas

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Author of "Jingle Bells". The colorful James Pierpont was the author of "One Horse Open Sleigh" which was first published in 1857. In 1859, he reissued the song ...

The Song “Jingle Bells” Is Thought to Have Been Written for a ...

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Nov 25, 2010 ... Jingle Bells was originally called One Horse Open Sleigh and was written ... Pierpont was inducted into the Songwriter's Hall of Fame in 1970.

History of Jingle Bells | BU Today | Boston University

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Dec 8, 2016 ... The southerners insist that Pierpont wrote the jaunty winter anthem in that city, in late 1857, and led the first “Jingle Bells” singalong in a local ...