Schankman’s St. Louis: Did You Know Santa Claus Was Invented in St. Louis

    You may think Santa has always looked like a jolly elf with a belly that shakes like a bowl full of jelly, but the truth is Santa as we know him today was invented in the 1930s by an advertising agency in St. Louis for Coca-Cola.

    Things to do in St. Louis

    • 1. Buzz Spector: Alterations. Read More
    • 2. Mummies of the World The Exhibition. Read More
    • 3. Collective Impact – Artwork for Equity. Read More
    • 4. Stories of Resistance at CAM. Read More
    • 5. 26th Annual St. Louis Jewish Film Festival. Read More
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