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"Pop Xmas" Plays His Part Dublin Issue (1942)

Duplicate of 'SANTA CLAUS IN WARTIME' in same issue.

FATHER LOMBARDI IN MILAN

Father Lombardi In Milan (1949)

The political leader Father Lombardi speaks to mass crowds in Milan,...

CHILDREN ABOARD LEVIATHAN

Children Aboard Leviathan (1923)

Father Christmas pays a visit to the children onboard The Leviathan.

FATHER CHRISTMAS TRAILER

Father Christmas Trailer (1944)

An entertaining trailer featuring Father Christmas telling us to post...

CHRISTMAS IS COMING SPECIAL

Christmas Is Coming Special (1949)

Lovely animated film advising people of the last posting dates for...

WOLVERHAMPTON

Wolverhampton (1948)

Father Christmas rides through the streets and rolls down chimney.

FATHER XMAS - COMEABOARD SIR aka FATHER XMAS - COME ABOARD SIR

Father Xmas - Comeaboard Sir AKA Father Xmas - Come Aboard Sir (1928)

Father Christmas brings...

FATHER O'FLANAGAN PEACEMAKER IN IRELAND

Father O'flanagan Peacemaker In Ireland (1920)

Father O'Flanagan, Sinn Fein peacemaker, is seen in...

BLESSING THE SHAMROCK

Blessing The Shamrock (1924)

A priest blesses boxes of Shamrock before distributing it to the Catholic...

SANTA CLAUS IN WARTIME

Santa Claus In Wartime (1942)

American soldiers dressed as Father Christmas give chocolate to children...

TOY CARGO FROM U.S.A.

Toy Cargo From U.S.A. (1944)

Children of Durham county are given toys which have arrived from America.

BLESSING THE DOGS CEREMONY

Blessing The Dogs Ceremony (1939)

Footage of Father Whelan blessing several dogs. Swiss Cottage,...

BLACKPOOL ILLUMINATIONS

Blackpool Illuminations (1949)

Various shots of the Blackpool illuminations at night.

FIVE NEW BISHOPS APPOINTED TO POLAND

Five New Bishops Appointed To Poland (1956)

Bishops received by Father Wyszynski, Wroclaw cathedral,...

GIANT CHRISTMAS PARADE IN AUSTRALIA

Giant Christmas Parade In Australia (1964)

Huge crowds at Australia's largest Christmas pageant

FATHER XMAS UP-TO-DATE

Father Xmas Up-To-Date (1930-1939)

A German Santa Claus arrives by aeroplane.

BERLIN

Berlin (1936)

Berlin celebrates the run up to Christmas with a parade and funfair.

"Some" Pudding! (1931)

Lady Stonehaven helps Father Neptune and Father Christmas stir a Christmas...

KRIS KRINGLE'S WORKSHOP

Kris Kringle's Workshop (1930)

Children are shown around Santa's grotto by men dressed as elves.

THE WELCOMED GUEST

The Welcomed Guest (1936)

Father Christmas brings a little girl to join in the waifs and strays...

THE TOYS - OWN XMAS PARTY

The Toys - Own Xmas Party (1936)

Toys come to life and have their own Christmas party with the help of...

SEATON DELAVAL SANTA IN NORTHUMBERLAND

Seaton Delaval Santa In Northumberland (1937)

Father Christmas arrives by air, then hands out apples...

IS IT COLD UP THERE

Is It Cold Up There (1928)

Jack Earle, 7 feet 8 inches tall, helps out at a children's Christmas party. ...

COMING EVENTS

Coming Events (1921)

Santa Claus arrives in Croydon in his aeroplane and gives presents to the children.

FATHER XMAS

Father Xmas (1921)

Father Christmas goes to sea to pay a visit to the children on the Aquitania.

FATHER CHRISTMAS ARRIVES BY PLANE aka FATHER XMAS

Father Christmas Arrives By Plane AKA Father Xmas (1922)

Father Christmas arrives at Croydon...

CATHOLICS IN CONGRESS

Catholics In Congress (1923)

Children parade in a procession during Roman Catholic congress....

FATHER CHRISTMAS IN HOLLAND

Father Christmas In Holland (1938)

Father Christmas arrives in Holland by aeroplane and visits an...

CANADIANS ENTERTAIN THE CHILDREN

Canadians Entertain The Children (1942)

Canadian soldiers entertain English children at a big...

FATHER XMAS ARRIVES

Father Xmas Arrives (1925)

Father Christmas arrives in Lossiemouth from the North Pole to distribute...

XMAS IS COMING

Xmas Is Coming (1925)

Footage of cattle at the Christmas Fat Stock Show.

MAYFLOWER TER-CENTENARY

Mayflower Ter-Centenary (1920)

A re-enactment of the departure of the Pilgrim Fathers' ship the...

FATHER CHRISTMAS ARRIVES BY PLANE

Father Christmas Arrives By Plane (1919)

Father Christmas distributing presents from an aeroplane and...

THERE'S NO YULE LIKE AN OLD YULE

There's No Yule Like An Old Yule (1950)

Santa Claus visits Ashford in Kent.

SANTA CLAUS ALREADY!

Santa Claus Already! (1952-1955)

Father Christmas makes one of his first 1955 appearances at an Edinburgh...

XMAS PARADE

Xmas Parade (1966)

Big Christmas parade in Toronto, Canada.

GLIDER PRIEST

Glider Priest (1969)

Father John Milne enjoys piloting glider over the Dunstable Downs in Bedfordshire.

CHRISTMAS TREE AND CHILDREN

Christmas Tree And Children (1945)

Public Christmas celebration with Santa giving presents to...

TREE CUTTING AND CHRISTMAS TREE - HOSPITAL

Tree Cutting And Christmas Tree - Hospital (1944)

Soldiers chop trees for firewood, and injured...

SANTA CLAUS VISITS THE ISLE OF MARKEN

Santa Claus Visits The Isle Of Marken (1951)

Santa's arrives by steamer in Holland. Good shots of...

KOREA - BATTLE OF OLD BALDY - XMAS LINGERS ON

Korea - Battle Of Old Baldy - Xmas Lingers On (1950-1959)

American troops continue fighting in Korea...

ST. NICHOLAS ARRIVES IN HOLLAND

St. Nicholas Arrives In Holland (1963)

St. Nicholas arrives by steam boat in Amsterdam. He parades...

LEARNER FATHER CHRISTMASES

Learner Father Christmases (1963)

Australian Father Christmases get training in the run up to December...

CHRISTMAS IN ROME

Christmas In Rome (1965)

Children make religious clay models at school, street scenes of people buying...

PATHE CHRISTMAS

Pathe Christmas (1916)

A man dressed as Father Christmas visits disabled children.

COMMANDER KENWORTHY

Commander Kenworthy (1919)

Naval Commander Kenworthy and his children.

 FATHER CHRISTMAS

Father Christmas (1914-1918)

Father Christmas hands out presents to kids in Hackney.

 LORD BIRKENHEAD

Lord Birkenhead (1920-1929)

Shots of Conservative MP Lord Birkenhead posing for camera with his son.

"Land Of My Fathers" (1931)

The crowd at the Wales and Scotland Rugby match greet teams with rousing...

A DREAM COMES TRUE

A Dream Comes True (1934)

Neptune, Court Jester and Father Christmas entertain children on Empress of...