A Century Ago, When The Guns Fell Silent On Christmas by: Josh Wolsky | December 25, 2014 Share it via email! × You must be logged in to email a friend! The story of how on the Christmas Eve, 1914, in the midst of trenches of World War I, a truce was called. This article was sourced from: Ari Shapiro, NPR Source Josh Wolsky Editor and Publisher of TheMinotVoice, Developer of the #ForMinot Network, Co-Host of #GoodTalk Minot, Advocate and Friend of the Souris River, Former City Alderman, and clearly -- all things #MakeMinot. Go ahead, don't wait for permission!