As for the name “christmas box,” it would seem to have come from the receptacles used for the gifts.
We have hinted what sort of christmas box we would wish for the children.
Then the boy who made the fire came in with a "christmas box," for a tip, and the other servants followed with their "Boxes."
HE kimona was finished without further mishap and packed away in the christmas box.
The christmas box referred to has a decided American flavor.
Neither then nor afterward did his wife let him know of the christmas box sent to the children.
It was not in the least shabby, but a very charming dress which her mother had sent as a part of her christmas box.