Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Willie Nelson's Christmas Classic Unwrapped
It took help from Willie Nelson fans...
For almost 50 years, we’ve heard Willie Nelson’s sad ballad Pretty Paper(above), about holiday shoppers rushing past a disabled street vendor selling pencils and ribbons while crawling “all alone on a sidewalk” downtown.
Dozens of fans who shopped at the old Leonards Department Store remember the man whom Nelson wrote about in 1963 ...but we never knew the vendor’s name...until now. Find out HERE