Santa Claus is coming to town
Here are some ads for the Eaton's Santa Claus Parade from the Toronto Daily Star. Click on a link to display the ad for that year.
Note that, in the early years, Santa did not always travel in a sleigh with reindeer!
- 1920 - Santa in a gold chariot
- 1922 - Santa in an iceberg motor car
- 1923 - Santa in a giant wooden duck
- 1924 - Santa in a sleigh with duck heads
- 1925 - Santa in a huge red locomotive
- 1926 - Santa in sleigh with reindeer
- 1927 - sleigh and reindeer inside war canoe
- 1928 - Santa on ice throne surrounded by bears
- 1929 - Santa on giant sparkling arctic fish
From here on in, Santa is in his traditional sleigh with reindeer.