Today's piece of Lost Jewelry from the Vaults at Oldiez 93 for Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 comes from The Monkees!

On December 25th, 1967, The Monkees' Christmas special aired, episode #47 of the 58 episodes aired.  The synopsis of the episode is that it's Christmas and The Monkees have to teach a neglected boy about the magic and love of Christmas.

During the episode, the group performs an occapello version of "Riu Chiu" a Spanish Christmas Carol.

The Monkee's version of "Riu Chiu" is available on the deluxe edition of their CD "Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones, Ltd."

Merry Christmas from Lost Jewelry.