Christmas cards awaited the red imprint, above right, of the Three Wise Men following the star. The tradition began in 1947, after a Louisville customer brought in 1,200 cards to be postmarked.
Christmas cards awaited the red imprint, above right, of the Three Wise Men following the star. The tradition began in 1947, after a Louisville customer brought in 1,200 cards to be postmarked.
Christmas cards awaited the red imprint, above right, of the Three Wise Men following the star. The tradition began in 1947, after a Louisville customer brought in 1,200 cards to be postmarked.

Post office in Bethlehem, Ky., a popular place in December

December 19, 2011 12:00 AM