Restore Ye Olde Yule Log

December 30, 2012

Thanks for the excellent article concerning the National Park Service’s discontinuation of the yule log tradition near the National Christmas Tree at President’s Park [“Ye Olde Yule Log blazes no more,” Style, Dec. 24]. 

I was left cold — figuratively and literally — when I recently took out-of-town visitors there to experience the warmth of American community that the National Christmas Tree and Ye Olde Yule Log represent. 

I have petitioned the Park Service to reinstate the tradition, and I hope that The Post’s article will prompt many others to do the same.

H. Peter Young, Washington

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