This file is audio only, but was converted to YouTube for the purpose of adding to the website. Click on the link above to listen to Leon Raether's narration. Leon is a German teacher and a member of the PVF.
The poem is entitled Der Weihnachtsbaum (The Christmas Tree) by Ernst Moritz Arndt.
All of the following were published in the book Weihnachtsgeschichten aus Pommern (Christmas Stories from Pomerania):
The story is Pommersche Weihnachtsgebrauche (Pomeranian Christmas Traditions) by Walter Borchers.
Altes Pommersches Volkslied (Old Pomeranian Folksong) – traditional.