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“ALL-IIAIL!”
The angel greets the Virgin mild:
“Hail, Mary, full of grace thy Child
The Son of God shall be.”
IRing out o'er land and sea,
Glad bells, All-hail!
- Immanuel comes to you and me.
O Babe new-born
This happy morn,
O Flower from thorn,
All-hail!
We sing, with radiant Gabriel,
All-hail to our Immanuel !

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1880, by Harper and Brothers, in the Omce of the Librarian of congress, at Washington. vol. LXII.-No. 367.-1

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II.-Tii E SALUTATION.

“All-hail '''

The Virgin bids Elizabeth :
And at the magic of her breath
The unborn Baptist leaps to greet
The unborn Christ he comes to meet.

“My soul
Doth magnify the Lord!”
Itepeat the gracious word

From pole to pole:
Magnificat with Mary sing,
IIail, Key of David, hail, our King!

Iting, happy bell,
Thrice-hail to our Immanuel !

III.--THE NATIVITY : HOMAGE OF THE BEASTS.

Noël “My soul and life, stand up and see Who lies in yonder crib of tree.” Bal—loo—la—lo! Ye happy bells, ring low ! The ox, the ass, the lamb, adore This Child upon the stable floor. Bal—loo—la—lo! Iting soft, ring low, And with the kneeling cattle say The holy Benedicite. Noël Noël' (Pod orith us, our Immanuel !

IV.-TIIE HOMAGE OF THE SHEPHERDS.
- Noël
The shepherds see the angel bright
Who sings to them at dead of night:
They leave the sleeping flock,
And follow on, with joyful feet,
To see the Child, the Mother sweet,
The manger in the rock.
Noël Noël'
Penite with the shepherds sing,
Venite adorem us ring.
Noël Noël
All-hail to our Immanuel !

W.—THE HOMAGE OF THE THREE KINGS.
Noël
The skies the wondrous story tell;
The Orient Kings afar
Obey the herald star;

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