The Gold Hunting Watch And Christmas 1857

Most everyone has read or heard of O. Henry’s 1905 short story THE GIFT OF THE MAGI.  However, few have heard of another story from 1857 about a young farmer and his gold hunting watch. Before we delve into the 1857 story, let’s ponder for a few moments on this season of the year.  December … Continue reading The Gold Hunting Watch And Christmas 1857