Animated holiday special featuring Lily Tomlin's precocious child alter-ego, Edith Ann. When Edith Ann tattles on her older sister Irene for getting a tattoo, Irene runs away after her parents become furious at her. Feeling guilty, Edith Ann must find a way to get Irene home before Christmas. Meanwhile, Edith Ann and her friends are busy producing the school holiday play, which is a benefit for a young shooting victim. Somehow Edith Ann manages to restore the holiday spirit at home and in Edgetown.