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The Most Popular Christmas Decor From The Year You Were Born

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4. 1953
Very few things are as joyful as waking up to a dressed-up Christmas tree with a fire roaring in the background and, of course, a pre-assembled toy train chugging around the room. Believe it or not, the present-slash-decoration had a major moment in 1953.

Research shows that this was the year Lionel Corporation, a top player in the toy-train world, peaked in sales. While this gift hasn't totally lost its steam, it isn't as popular as it was in 1953. Back then, this toy truly was the gift that kept on giving.