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1947 - News in Brief - Cheer from Santa Claus

Reel Number: 220296-06

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1947

Country: Holland,Netherlands,USA

Location: New York City,NYC

TC Begins: 18:04:34

TC Ends: 18:07:54

Duration: 00:03:20

1947 - News in Brief - Cheer from Santa Claus St Nicholas on horseback - cheers from crowd - Royal family waving from balcony - Princess Juliana and daughters - Queen Wilhemina and Prince Bernhardt on balcony. Page in black face hands out sweets to children. Royal family mingle with crowd to meet St Nicholas - Various shots children. 18:05:29 New York - Father Christmas w/ Babe Ruth playing Santa to polio patients. He has trouble with his beard which keeps falling off - children not looking too happy. Children with presents sing Jingle Bells. Various shots children - one toddler pokes dog in eye who proceeds to lick her. Babe Ruth takes off beard and wishes children all over the World a very merry Christmas. SOF; Holidays;

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