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Paul Pepper: Storyteller Larry Brown, "'Twas the Night Before Christmas"

'Twas the night before the night before Christmas 199 years ago today that the traditional poem, ''Twas the Night Before Christmas' - originally titled 'A Visit from St. Nicholas' - was first published anonymously in a New York newspaper. Storyteller LARRY BROWN is here to recite it as close to that original writing as possible! December 23, 2022

Travis McMillen is the senior media producer at the Donald W. Reynolds Journalism Institute. For KBIA, Travis oversees production of Views of the News and The Daily Blend with AC.
Paul Pepper was a fixture on the mid-Missouri airwaves from 1969 until his retirement in 2023. He started hosting Radio Friends with Paul Pepper for KBIA-FM in 2009 after a remarkable 40-year on-air career at KOMU-TV.
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