Merry Christmas to all the Visitors to the BNA Website!

Posted on December 19th, 2013 by The British Newspaper Archive

We wish all the visitors to the BNA website a Merry Christmas!

Best wishes,
The BNA Team.

historical newspaper report on santa claus

The Press and Journal – 25 December 1946

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000578/19461225/023/0002

historical newspaper report on santa claus

The Graphic – Saturday 30 December 1893

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000057/18931230/002/0003

historical newspaper report on santa claus

The Evening Telegraph – 22 December 1933

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000563/19331222/193/0013

newspaper image of the pixies getting ready for Santa  Claus

Evening Telegraph – Saturday 18 December 1937

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000563/19371218/156/0007

And we also love this very imaginative image of two kids writing their letters to Santa.

newspaper image of the pixies getting ready for Santa  Claus

Bath Chronicle and Weekly Gazette – Saturday 11 December 1937

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000515/19371211/002/0003

Oh, and we also love this image of Santa Claus on the rooftops, listening in!

newspaper image of the pixies getting ready for  Santa Claus

Western Morning News – Wednesday 24 December 1924

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http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000329/19241224/112/0008