This book cover image released by Applesauce Press shows "The Night Before Christmas," by Clement C. Moore and illustrated by Charles Santore. A new book version of "Twas the Night Before Christmas" has been released that eliminates all references to a smoking Santa. Santore's version keeps the traditional lines from the 189-year-old holiday poem by Clement C. Moore. (AP Photo/Applesauce Press)

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This book cover image released by Applesauce Press shows "The Night Before Christmas," by Clement C. Moore and illustrated by Charles Santore.  A new book version of "Twas the Night Before Christmas"  has been released that eliminates all references to a smoking Santa. Santore's version keeps the traditional lines from the 189-year-old holiday poem by Clement C. Moore. (AP Photo/Applesauce Press)
This book cover image released by Applesauce Press shows "The Night Before Christmas," by Clement C. Moore and illustrated by Charles Santore. A new book version of "Twas the Night Before Christmas" has been released that eliminates all references to a smoking Santa. Santore's version keeps the traditional lines from the 189-year-old holiday poem by Clement C. Moore. (AP Photo/Applesauce Press)
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