In American folklore, a Christmas elf is a diminutive creature (elf) that lives with
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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 16, 2013 ... Kelsey had seen a toy ad that displayed the Elf on the Shelf, so we used this as a
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idea had clearly caught on by 1857, when things really picked up.
In fact, many people are surprised to learn that prior to 1931, Santa was depicted
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naughty children in the sack in which he has carried the gifts, the idea being that
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the ... Washington Irving, in A History of New York, published in 1809, helped
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