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Christmas to go on as bells toll for kids

Bells and lights and gifts: These have always shown it’s Christmastime. But this year, in this town, the bells toll in mourning. The brightest lights glare from TV satellite trucks. And gifts? Some around town suggest that presents and other rituals really ought to be put off in this joyless season.

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