'Twas the night before Christmas, when all thro' the house. Not a creature was
stirring, not even ... Looking out the window, he sees Santa Claus (St. Nicholas)
in an air-borne sleigh pulled...
The character of Santa Claus is largely based on St. Nicholas of Myra and ...
travels the world on Christmas Eve delivering gifts in a sleigh pulled by flying
reindeer. ... to St. Nicholas as "— riding over the tops of the trees, in that self-
same wagon ... A Visit From St. Nicholas, commonly known as The Night Before
Dec 20, 2013 ... Santa's thin wagon was pulled by a single reindeer—but both driver ... Visit From
St. Nicholas," also known as "The Night Before Christmas," for ...
This story gives rise to comparisons of Santa and his 8 reindeer flying ...
Transporting these life saving items in a wagon or sled pulled by eight deer. ... A
Visit From Saint Nicholas more commonly known as The Night Before Christmas
by writer ...
Nov 30, 2014 ... Did reindeer always pull Santa's sleigh? ... St. Nicholas was a monk who lived
over 1,700 years ago in the region that ... What pulled this flying wagon? ... The
poem “Twas the night Before Christmas” followed closely in 1823.
Dec 17, 2015 ... The original St. Nicholas was a third-century bishop from a small town in ...
wagon became a flying sleigh pulled by reindeer, and St. Nicholas arrived ...
poem, “A Visit From St. Nicholas” (also known as “'Twas the Night Before ...
Dec 21, 2015 ... In the above image, Santa Claus drives a sleigh pulled by two turkeys. ... good St.
Nicholas … riding over the tops of the trees, in that self-same wagon ... poem "A
Visit from St. Nicholas," commonly known as "The Night Before ...
The book mentioned St. Nicholas with his wagon and pipe. ... or “Sante Claus”
came for the first time on Christmas eve in a sleigh pulled by one reindeer. He
was ... wrote “A Visit from St. Nicholas” that we know as “The Night Before
St. Nicholas parked his horse-drawn wagon on the rooftops and slid down ... A
Visit From St. Nicholas, written in 1822 opens, "'Twas the Night Before Christmas.
" He described Santa's sleight being pulled by eight reindeer and gave them their
Oct 15, 2016 ... Jolly Old Saint Nicholas, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, Santa! ... Long before the
legend of Santa Claus took hold in the United States, a man named ... Irving's St.
Nick "flew over trees in a horse-pulled wagon and slid down ... Reindeer appear
for the first time, there are eight of them, and they are named.