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The Leaflet Missal Mass of the Second Sunday of Advent

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC09818.03 Author/Creator: The Leaflet Missal Place Written: St. Paul, Minnesota Type: Booklet Date: December 1950 Pagination: 31 p. ; 12.7 x 8.7 cm.

Summary of Content: One leaflet containing the entirety of the Mass of the Second Sunday of Advent, dated December, 1950. Includes descriptions of prayers and rituals designed to help the reader follow the Mass more accurately.

Background Information: Leaflets were printed monthly in weekly parts, with this issue as number one, part two printed for Sunday December 10, 1950. Subscription price was $1.50 per year.

Leaflet approved by William Busch, Censor ...Deputatus, and John Gregory Murray, the Archbishop of St. Paul.See More

People: Murray, John Gregory, 1877-1956
Busch, William, fl.1949

Historical Era: 1945 to the Present

Subjects: Korean WarReligionCatholicismMilitary HistoryPrayer

Sub Era: Postwar Politics and the Cold War

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