The men who were stationed at the signal station on Pikes Peak, at 14,115 feet, sent the following telegraphed message on Christmas Eve, 1873, in the first year of operation:
"A Merry Christmas to everybody"
|Pikes Peak History, Pikes Peak Signal Station #1|
I can do no less!
"Wishing Everyone a Holiday to Remember"
|Photo (C) by the author|
And for those who can't be home, much like the wanderers and travelers in the Old West, I leave you the link to this video: