B/w illus with orange accents by Henry Luhrs. San Carlos, Calif.: Golden Gate Books, (1962). 8vo. Beige illus. cloth. 47 p. Fine in lightly soiled & worn d/j. 
Tale, set in North Carolina of early 1900's, of Uncle Hiram who traveled with a circus because he had the longest beard in the world and what happened when he had to substitute for Santa Claus at the Christmas speaking at the village church.