In American folklore, a Christmas elf is a diminutive creature (elf) that lives with
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Fascinating history of the elves - from pagan times to the modern era. The story
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responsible for our modern image of Santa Claus as a “right jolly old elf” with a ...
The history of Santa Claus. ... the names of the reindeer; Santa Claus's laughs,
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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 ...
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 ...
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.
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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
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™.
The Elf on the Shelf®: A Christmas Tradition is a cleverly rhymed children's book
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