A burning yule log fireplace accompanied by a soundtrack of Christmas songs performed by Percy Faith, Fred Waring & The Pennsylvanians, Frank Sinatra, Lena Horne, Ed Ames, Arthur Fiedler & The Boston Pops, David Rose, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Harry Simeone Chorale, Frank DeVol & The Rainbow Strings, Henry Mancini, Ray Conniff, Robert Shaw Chorale, Mantovani, Living Strings, Al Hirt, The Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra, Eddie Dunstedter, The Norman Luboff Choir, The Pete King Chorale and Andre Kostelanetz. Written by
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The original log was filmed at New York City's Gracie Mansion, but when a spark set a priceless rug aflame, WPIX-TV was not allowed to use that particular fireplace. A lookalike fireplace was used in California, and that 1970 filming is the one that now airs every Christmas. See more
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