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Christmas elf

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In American folklore, a Christmas elf is a diminutive creature (elf) that lives with Santa Claus in ... Christmas Issue showing Santa surrounded by toys and elves with the caption, "Here we hav...

Origin and Secrets of Christmas Elves - TheHolidaySpot

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Fascinating history of the elves - from pagan times to the modern era. The story behind their mysterious origin.

Santa Claus - Christmas - HISTORY.com

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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 ...

History of Santa Claus - The North Pole

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The history of Santa Claus. ... the names of the reindeer; Santa Claus's laughs, winks, and nods; and the method by which Saint Nicholas, referred to as an elf, returns up the chimney. ... Should you have any comments or ideas for our web site,

The history of 'The Elf on the Shelf' - AOL

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Dec 10, 2013 ... In 2005, the children's picture book 'The Elf on the Shelf: A Christmas Tradition' was released by Aebersold and Bell. The premise was simple ...

St. Nicholas to Santa: The Surprising Origins of Mr. Claus

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Dec 20, 2013 ... Santa Claus, Kris Kringle, St. Nick—no matter which name you call him ... views we have of the real St. Nick was created not by ancient artists ...

The True History of the Modern Day Santa Claus: The Coca-Cola ...

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Jan 1, 2012 ... 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.

Santa Claus:Where Did That Guy in the Red Suit Come From?

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Everything you ever wanted to know about Christmas and Santa Claus. ... and naughty children in the sack in which he has carried the gifts, the idea being that .... Elves known as Juul Nisse come from the attic, where they live, to help with the ... Washington Irving, in A History of New York, published in 1809, helped create ...

Meet Santa's Team | The Elf on the Shelf

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Carol Aebersold is the co-author of The Elf on the Shelf®: A Christmas Tradition ... the production team that created the 2011 animated special, An Elf's Story™.

What is The Elf on the Shelf®? | The Elf on the Shelf

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The Elf on the Shelf®: A Christmas Tradition is a cleverly rhymed children's book ... visit our blog for family-time craft ideas, recipes and up-to-date scout elf news!

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Elf on a Shelf: The Strange History of Santa's Little Helpers

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Dec 18, 2013 ... Elf on a Shelf: The Strange History of Santa's Little Helpers ... of fairies, elves and nature spirits, which began to meld into the concept of álfar as ...

Who invented Santa's elves? - whyzz

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Just like many people believe that Santa Claus is like the spirit of Saint Nicholas ( a generous man who was known for giving gifts and performing miracles for ...

How the Elf on the Shelf Ruined Our Christmas - Huffington Post

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Dec 16, 2013 ... Kelsey had seen a toy ad that displayed the Elf on the Shelf, so we used this as a way to tell her that while Missy was not “real,” the idea behind ...