In American folklore, a Christmas elf is a diminutive creature (elf) that lives with
Santa Claus in the North Pole and acts as his helper. Christmas elves are often ...
Fascinating history of the elves - from pagan times to the modern era. ... At one
stage it was thought that the elves live in Father Christmas' (Santa's) village in
North Pole. ... Bushy Evergreen (Inventor of the magic toy-making machine). 3.
Find out more about the history of Santa Claus, including videos, interesting ...
responsible for our modern image of Santa Claus as a “right jolly old elf” with a ...
Full Answer. Alabaster Snowball is in charge of the list that informs Santa
whether children have been behaving. Bushy Evergreen invented the toy-making
Dec 4, 2015 ... Santa, mangers, elves, toy factories, wise men, tinsel … they all cross-pollinate in
a story of redemption and family, and the true meaning of ...
Dec 23, 2015 ... Spoiler: Santa Claus and the Invention of Childhood .... He was chubby and
plump, a right jolly old elf … and we laughed when we saw him, ...
Everything you ever wanted to know about Christmas and Santa Claus. ... Elves
known as Juul Nisse come from the attic, where they live, to help with the chores
Dec 20, 2013 ... Santa Claus, Kris Kringle, St. Nick—no matter which name you call him by,
everyone knows the story of this plump, jolly, gift-bringing Christmas ...
Dec 16, 2013 ... Children are not allowed to touch the elf or she will lose her magic. ... time on
Christmas Eve, hitching a final ride back home on Santa's sleigh.
In fact, many people are surprised to learn that prior to 1931, Santa was depicted
as everything from a tall gaunt man to a spooky-looking elf. He has donned a ...