A Christmas Effigy was serialized in 1916 pre-anniversary shorthand in the Gregg Writer in December 1921 and January 1922.
This story by Archie P. McKishnie appeared in the Farmers’ Magazine (Toronto).
I cannot seem to find a biography on this man, but here is a link to a bibliography with a few of his works:
If anyone knows who he is, please enlighten me.
Here is the link to the story: