Interview with Dean Mansir, 15, of Pittston, whose family erects a Christmas dis

Publication Year:
1998
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https://digitalcommons.portlandlibrary.com/news_times/3404
Author(s):
Skelton, Kathryn
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Christmas decorations
article description
Interview with Dean Mansir, 15, of Pittston, whose family erects a Christmas display on their lawn for two weeks each year that costs about $350 in electricity charges. Though Dean has been designated the family decorator, he is quick to point out that his parents, David and Sherrill Mansir, and many others help erect the display each year. With information about how the tradition began, how much traffic it draws, comments and criticism.