Jason47's
"Days of Our Lives" Christmas
Retrospective

Featuring the complete first "Days" Christmas episode from 1965...
script recaps of the early "Days" Christmases from 1966-1971... 
and clips of every "Days" Christmas since 1983...


Click here to learn all about:
Horton Ornament History & Christmas Story History



"Days of Christmas Past":  
The First Christmas Episode:
1965

Here's the first-ever "Days" Christmas episode, featuring Macdonald Carey (Tom), Frances Reid (Alice),
Marie Cheatham (Marie), Dick Colla (Tony), David McLean (Craig) and Frances Spanier (Lil).


Part One


Part Two


Part Three



Alice's complete 1971 speech about the Horton Ornaments:




To read about & watch more "Days" Christmas episodes, click on the links below:


"Days of Our Lives" Christmas Recap: 1965

"Days of Our Lives" Christmas Recap: 1966

"Days of Our Lives" Christmas Recap: 1967

"Days of Our Lives" Christmas Recap: 1968

"Days of Our Lives" Christmas Recap: 1969

"Days of Our Lives" Christmas Recap: 1970

"Days of Our Lives" Christmas Recap: 1971
(including when Doug gets his ornament!)


"Days" Christmas Clips

1976:
Hortons

1979: Part 1, Part 2

1983: Christmas Eve: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3; Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (Ornaments)

1984: Christmas Eve: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3; Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3; Edit: Horton Ornaments

1985: Christmas Eve: Part 1, Part 2 (Ornaments), Part 3; Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4 

1986: Christmas Eve: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4; Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6 (Ornaments)

1987: Brady Christmas, Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (Ornaments), Part 4, Part 5; Plus: A sentimental scene featuring Stephen Nichols with the late Richard Biggs & Joy Garrett

1988: Christmas Eve: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (Ornaments); Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 3; Brady Christmas: Part 1, Part 2

1989: Christmas Eve: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3; Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (Ornaments); Plus: A Salem Christmas

1990:
25th Anniversary Flashbacks, Christmas StoryA Special Rendition of Always, Santa Jack proposes, Jack & Jennifer Montage, Hortons sing

1991: Christmas Eve, Christmas Day (Ornaments); Plus:  O Holy Night, Montage, Tom & Alice

1992:
Brady Christmas, Hortons: Part 1, Part 2 (Ornaments)

1993: Hortons (Ornaments); Christmas Story, Midnight Mass Surprise

1994: Bradys

1995: Christmas: Part 1, Part 2 (Ornaments)Part 3 

1996:
Christmas: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (Ornaments), Part 4; Plus:
Silent Night, Bradys & Hortons Sing

1997: Christmas: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 (Ornaments); Plus: Salem Place song

1998: Christmas Eve: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7; Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4; Plus: Silent Night Montage

1999: Alice reads the Christmas story, Hortons (Ornaments)

2000: Alice remembers Tom

2001: The actors appear as themselves: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4

2002: Christmas Eve: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6 (Ornaments), Part 7, Part 8; Christmas Day: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part 8; Plus: Horton Christmas

2003: Holidays In Salem, Christmas Story; Horton Ornaments; Plus: Salem

2004: Hortons

2005: Hortons

2006: Hortons & Salem

2007: Hortons

2008: Hortons

2009: Hortons

2010: Hortons

2011: Hortons, Salem, Christmas Promo

2012: Hortons & Salem

2013: Hortons

Montage of Scenes by Days Fans:
Montage # 1, Montage # 2, Montage # 3, Montage # 4, Montage # 5


 December 26, 2000: Soap Opera Weekly:
A Tree Grows in Salem, by Gabrielle Winkel



December 27, 1994: Soap Opera Weekly:
A Very Brady Christmas, by John Gratton



The Carey Family Christmas Card
(year unknown)


MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY HOLIDAYS!
        



December 22, 2009 Soap Opera Weekly: Happy HoliDays


Thanks for all the Christmas memories, Mac & Frances!