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A keepsake section of holiday wishes from the children who just can't wait til Christmas

A special publication of

2011


2 — Letters to Santa 2011

The Advocate & Democrat

Dear Santa: I would like Rudolph and his red nose. I want them because his nose is red. Love, Brandon

Dear Santa, Jean Sewell’s class I have been good this Coker Creek First/Second-grade year.  I would like to Elementary have a camera car and a   remote control helicopDear Santa, I have been good this ter. Love, year.  I would like to Dear Santa: Case have a trampoline and a I would like a real horse   big swimming pool. and a real unicorn. I want Dear Santa, Love, these because I love them. I have been good this year.  Mrs. Payne’s Sarah Love, I would like to have a Happy Kindergarten class   Alexis Napper and a Barbie doll. Dear Santa, Love, Dear Santa: I have been good this Dear Santa: Amberlea For Christmas I would year.  I would like to I would like to have a   like a happy napper, behave a shotgun and a baby horse because I love Dear Santa, cause this is what I like. dirt bike. toys. I have been good this year.  Love, Love, Love, I would like to have a remote Autumn Devin Haley control helicopter and a 4   wheeler. Dear Santa: Dear Santa, Dear Santa: Love, For Christmas I would I have been good this I would like a remote Isaac like a soft real kitty cat. I year.  I would like to controlled car because they   want because this is what have a DS and a Monster are cool. Dear Santa, I love. High Game for my DS. Love, I have been good this year.  Ivy Love, Austin Patty I would like to have a dirt Erin bike and an X-Box 360. Dear Santa:   Dear Santa: Love, I would like a butterfly Dear Santa, I would like a bat and Austin pencil they are pretty. I have been good this glove because I like to play.   Zoey Thomas year.  I would like to Love, Dear Santa, have a shotgun and a Dakota I have been good this year.  Dear Santa: dirt bike. I would like to have a Barbie For Christmas I would like Love, Dear Santa: doll and a baby puppy. an xbox, because I like it. Mason I would like a go-cart and Love, Love,   an xbox because I want Alexa Christian Dear Santa, them. I have been good this   Love, Dear Santa, Dear Santa: year.  I would like to Rhiley E. I have been good this year.  For Christmas I would have  trampoline and a I would like to have a baby like a happy napper. I want scooter. Dear Santa: pillow pet. this because they are pretty. Love, I would like a baby horse Love, Love, Madison and a happy napper. I like Celia Bonnie   them.   Dear Santa, Love, Dear Santa, Dear Santa: I have been good McKinley Harris I have been good this For Christmas I would this year.  I would like Dear Santa: year.  I would like to have a like a new pair of tennis to have an X-Box and I would like a remote Nintendo DS and games. shoes. I want this because I games. controlled car. Love, love them. Love, Love, Christopher Love, Eli Hunter T. Dear Santa, McKinley   I have been good this year.  I would like to have an X-Box and games for it. Love, Cadance   Dear Santa, I have been good this year.  I would like to have a baby doll and a cat. Love, Autumn   Dear Santa, I have been good this year.  I would like to have a Barbie doll with clothes. Love, Sarah L.  

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Dear Santa, Please bring me a 4-wheel drive go-cart for Christmas! Also, I would love to have a dirt bike and a four wheeler. Last, I would really love to have a remote control car. Love always, Dear Santa, Sully Sisson I have been good this year so please bring me a   Dear Santa, cell phone from US CelI  would like an iPAD lular. Also, I would love to touch, a .22 rifle, and a have an iPOD. four wheeler for ChristLove, mas. Kandice Bivens Sincerely,   Riley Wear Dear Santa, I would like a Barbie, a Little Pet Shop with a car, and a Zuh Zuh pet game! Rural Vale Also,  I would love a real School iPAD touch, a real car, and I would truly, love a real jet! Truly yours, Jade Lanier   Dear Santa, I want a an xBOX 360, a hunting dog, and a dirt bike. Also, I would like a Mrs. Heather crotch rocket, motorcycle, McDaniel’s and a three-wheeler. I would love to have: a First-grade class monster truck, an iPOD touch, a race car, and a Dear Santa, twenty-two gun, a body This Christmas I would guard, and a quick jet. like a puppy dog, a baby P.S. I have been Extra doll and clothes for my good this year! baby doll. Sincerely, Your Friend, Diego Peels Marlee Lindner   Dear Santa, Dear Santa, Please bring me an This Christmas I would xBOX 360, a Kinect, and like a fluffling, a hard ball an iPAD touch. Also, I that my dog can't chew would like a m60, an up, and a hamster. I also AK-47, a tank, and some want a computer and a board games. Also, I want car. a jet and a Bazooka.  Alexis Hopkey Truly yours, Zeke Shaw Dear Santa,   This Christmas I would Dear Santa, like a gumball machine I would like a Thomas and some books to read. the Train Toy Set for Your Friend, Christmas. I also would Hannah Stephenson love a Pirate ship and some Pirate stuff for Dear Santa, Christmas!  This Christmas I would Love always, like a four-wheeler, X Vincent Johnson Box, and a PlayStation   game. Dear Santa, Your Friend, I would like an xBOX Antonio Medina 360 with some games to play with it. Also, I would Dear Santa, like a dirt bike and a four This Christmas I would wheeler. Please bring me like some new pants and an iPAD touch and some some dresses. I also want Uno cards. Last, please a Baby Alive Wets and bring me a knife for hunt- Wiggles. ing. Your Friend, Sincerely, Bailey Williams Reid Shaw   Dear Santa, Please bring me a cool book, an Art box, and a big Toy box. Also, please bring me a basketball! Love, Kourtney Atkins

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The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa, Mrs. Murray’s This Christmas I would like Second-grade class Legos, an Ipad and some more army men. Dear Santa, Your Friend, I want a Baby Alive, a Del McJunkin laptop and a bigger room. I hope you have a Merry Dear Santa, Christmas. This Christmas I would Your friend, like a DSI, Barbie, doll, and a Alisha Cheek dollhouse. Your Friend, Dear Santa, Emily Jones I would like to have a camera, a tent, a fancy Dear Santa, This Christmas I would like doll with a dress and a a computer, Barbie doll, and sparkly dress for me. Your friend, a dog or cat for my family. Kasidy McDaniel Your Friend, Sarah Lynn Dear Santa, What I want for ChristDear Santa, This Christmas I would like mas is a computer, a a DSI and a remote control phone, a sweater that has car. earphones on the strings. Will Williams Please make that a blue one. Dear Santa, Your friend, This Christmas I would Chloe Ratledge like a puppy dog and a book about puppy dogs. Dear Santa, Your Friend, How are you doing? I Katie West want some new shoes, a cowgirl hat and a bike. Dear Santa, Your friend, This Christmas I would like Jasmine Pittman some new fingernail polish, and a cat, Leap pad, laptop, Dear Santa, and some makeup. I have tried to be good. Your Friend, I would like some zhu zhu Caroline Wear pets, some Barbies and a bicycle set and a bell Dear Santa, This Christmas I would like please. Your friend, a boat and a flag to go with it. Merritt Sherrer I would like a dog and a Leap Pad. I would like a dirt bike. Dear Santa, Your Friend, I want a DSI XL, camLogan Watson era and a comforter for my bed. I need a sleepDear Santa, This Christmas I would like ing bag, a jacket and a some Legos and some army calendar. I want a Santa men. I want a toy dirt bike. doll, too. Your Friend, Your friend, Cohen Miller Rileigh Crowder Dear Santa, This Christmas I would like a DS for Christmas. I would like a four-wheeler. I would like a truck. Your Friend, Adam Jones

Dear Santa, I have been good this year. I hope you have a happy holiday. I want zhu zhu pets, zhu zhu babies, Barbies, stuffed animals, pet shops, Zoobles, horse, shirt, pants, paint and Dear Santa, shoes. Thank you Santa. This Christmas I would like Your friend, a Chihuahua, Barbie doll, Abigail Denham trampoline, Barbie dollhouse, and a La La Loopsy Dear Santa, doll. I want a TV, a phone, a Your Friend, dollhouse and a doll with Haley Hedler it a play car with a helmet and DSI LX. Dear Santa, Your friend This Christmas I would Shela like a dirt bike, a toy tank, a soldier, and a monster truck. Dear Santa, Your Friend, I have been a very good Gabriel Freeman 6-year-old girl this year. Dear Santa, What I want for ChristThis Christmas I would like mas would be makeup, a Ben 10 tent and a Ben 10 Barbies, a computer and a jeep. I want the tent that you phone. sleep in. Your friend, Your Friend, Isabella Wilson Keith Wilson Dear Santa, Dear Santa, For Christmas I want a I have a wonderful group gumball machine, more of students this year. They pretty pajamas, a metal have been very good and detector, a Barbie doll, a are working so hard in first batting cage for baseball, grade. I hope that they have a play camera and Air a Merry Christmas. They tell Hogs. me that they are going to be Your friend, leaving you some yummy Madison Dodson treats in hopes that you will leave them some “special” gifts. Please check your list and make sure all of my students are on the “Nice” list where they should be. Your Friend, Mrs. Heather McDaniel 1st Grade Teacher

Dear Santa, How are you doing today? I would like a computer a sleeping bag and an xbox 360. Your friend, Landen Phillips

Letters to Santa 2011 — 3 Dear Santa, I want a four wheeler, a playstation 3 and a blue Dodge Viper. Your friend, Gabriel Gourley Dear Santa, I have been a good boy this year. I want a DSI, bike remote controlled driven car. Your friend, Caden Scoggins Dear Santa, I want an xbox 360 A DC a game cube and a nintendo DS. Your friend, Dylan Cross Dear Santa, I love you. I hope for a Spy Net game, and a four wheeler and I hope to see you soon. Your friend, James Weese Dear Santa, I want a dragon ball z, raging blast 1, the game, SS4 and a dragon ball z costume. Your friend, Maverick Dalton

Dear Santa, This year for Christmas I want an iPad for Christmas. Your friend, Chloe Jones Dear Santa, Will you give me some pretty stuff? I promise not to steal. Your friend, Kaidie Lane

Dear Santa, Please bring me a Wii, a Dear Santa, remote control jeep, and a This year for Christmas I Spy Gear set. Zack would want a bike and a puppy and like a shotgun. Please a DS. bring my mom a sewing Your friend, machine. Willow Morton Your friend, M. Forrester Dear Santa, This year for Christmas. I Dear Santa, want an iPod. How are you? I am find. Your friend, Hayden Cansler Please bring me a Wii, a TV and a Green Lantern Dear Santa, movie. My grandmother This year for Christmas would like some clothes. I want a Barbie doll set up She is very sweet. and a laptop and a puppu Your friend and a horse and a sled and Xzavier Sloan a pet guinea pig. Your friend, Amber Jones

Dear Santa, I want new bright spider web shooter, four wheeler, transformers game and puppy. I have been good. Your friend, Cody Miller

Dear Santa, I want a laptop, iPod, Mrs. Wilson’s phone and dart tag. First-grade class Enough! You get these later. Thank you. Dear Santa, Your friend, How is Ms. Claus? I hope Chase Moser she has not been sick. Please bring my brother an iPod, and me too. Please Dear Santa, I want a remote controlled bring my dad a new truck and mom, fingernail polish. monster truck. I want a playstation, a mustang and Please bring me a Barbie Beauty Shop. a lamborghini. Your friend, Your friend, Sidney Watson Bradley Church

Ms. Wear’s class First/Second-grade Dear Santa, This year for Christmas I want some Barbies and a Bar B. Your friend, Clara Dailey Dear Santa, This year for Christmas, I want a 3Ds and a Mario Kart 7 for a 3ds and an iPad and a four wheeler. Your friend, Nathan Duncan Dear Santa, This year for Christmas, I want a four wheeler, puppy shirt and pants, pins, Toys, Cars 2, Kung Fu Panda DSI games. I have been good. Your friend, Eli Morrow Dear Santa, This year for Christmas, I want Call of Duty 3, PSP firefighter game and wheel man for PSP. I have been trying to be good. Your friend, Jacob Ritsko Dear Santa, I want a puppy, an xbox, three go-cart, a droid and a real four wheeler. Your friend, Austin Debuty Dear Santa, This year for Christmas I want a puppy for Christmas. I have been good. Your friend, James Holt

Dear Santa, How are you? I hope you have not been sick. Please bring me a Wii, a blue bike and some books. I would like you to bring my sister a pink bike. Your friend, Skyler Pittman

Dear Santa, How are you? I hope you have a good day. Please bring me some ninja GA Ga legos and some Spy Gear and a disk nerf gun. Your friend, Peyton Dodson Dear Santa, Please bring me a transformer, some jet planes, and some clothes. My papaw would like some guns and a fan. Please bring my mom some gum and my dad some money. Your friend, Jet Cline

Dear Santa, I love you and Christmas is my favorite time of the year. I want a transformer, the Optimus Prime Ultimate, the one that has a trailor that transforms into Dear Santa, weapons. I would like I would like some Barbie to have a Doggy Doo dolls for Christmas. My game and a toy gun a sister would like a Mary nerf blaster. I also want Post doll. I saw one at the a Lego set. Good-bye Dollar Store. My mamaw Santa. needs some lotion for her Your friend, feet. My mom would like Alexander Radosevich some perfume. Your friend, Dear Santa, Takisha Freeman I hope you have fun giving presents to Dear Santa, children. I would like to I hope you are having a have a Lalaloopsie and good day. Please bring me baby doll that comes some Wii games, some with a high chair. I want books and some clothes. a dollhouse with a car My mom would like a for my friend, Sidney. necklace. I would also like My dad needs a new a Barbie Beauty Shop. shirt in a large size. Your friend, Your friend, Jillian Swafford Breonna Miller

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4 — Letters to Santa 2011

The Advocate & Democrat

Dear Santa, Thank you for all the Christmas presents in the past. This year, I would like to have a playstation 2 with games like Batman Leggo, books and money would be nice. My dad likes tools and my sister needs makeup. I need a spy costume too. Your friend, Kelso Raper

Dear Santa, How is Rudolph doing? I want a four wheeler, a John Deere Jeep, and a remote control airplane. Love, Burgess Tate

Dear Santa, I like your reindeer. I would like an X box and a Batman Lego game. I like you Santa. From, Christopher Parker

Dear Santa, I really want a Princess Doll with a dress that ties in the back, tell Rudolph. Your friend, Rebeka Winkler

Dear Santa, I love Christmas and I love you. For Christmas, I want a Spy watch and some clothes and some Leggos. I want lipstick and shoes for Haley and Wii games for Makenzie. We need our own xbox 360, please. Your friend, Phillip Morgan

Dear Santa, I love you. I want a doll and a new dress with a crown. I want a writing board. Love, Katie Freeman

Dear Santa, I like you. This Christmas I want an iPad, sled, stuffed puppy and a worm in a box. Thank you Santa. Love, Kyliauna Bivens

Mrs. Kirkland’s Kindergarten class Dear Santa, Could you bring me, Bobby Lashley, the Bogey Man, Rob Van Dam wrestling men. I want some army soldier guys and triple H. Thank you. Your friend, Timber Brown

Dear Santa, I want a 4 – wheeler, zoobie land, and 4 Text night tron for Christmas. Love, Brody Williams Dear Santa, I want a toy car, fishing rod and a pack of gummies. Your friend, Evan Davis

Dear Santa, How are your reindeer? This year I would like a baby doll, a pretend dog, and a stuffed animal. Thank you Santa. Merry Christmas, Samantha Robbins Dear Santa, How are you? I would like a playground for Christmas. Bring my Mom something too. Merry Christmas, Shawn Long Dear Santa, I want a new car for Christmas. Merry Christmas, Zachary Yates

Dear Santa, How do the Reindeer fly? This year, I would like a LaLa Loopsy doll for Dear Santa, Christmas. I would like real tools Love, Dear Santa, and a tool box so I can Taylor Martin I want gold coins to help my Dad fix his truck. save. I have been good. Merry Christmas, Dear Santa, Your friend, Hannah Dalton How does Rudolph get Scott Phillips make his nose so bright? I would like for you to bring Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I want a flying dog, me a Lego Indiana Jones I want two transformand a big Batman & Robin. a dog collar for my ers. I want a 4 wheeler From, real and my pretend and a race car track too. Cole Kirkland dog. I also want a baby Thank you. crib, pretend kitchen, a Izayah Moses Dear Santa, pretend computer and a How is Rudolph? This piano with a seat for it. Dear Santa, Christmas I would like a Thank you for my toys. I I want a pink 4 wheelred car, a red teddy bear, love you Santa. er. I want a Barbie doll and a Strawberry Short Kelby Nichols and a jeep for my Barbie. Cake movie. Love, Your friend, Kyeigh Shell Sallie Hicks

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Tellico Plains Elementary

Dear Santa, I want an Xbox 360, a trampoline, a PS1, and a G. I. Joe game. Thanks, Xander

Dear Santa, Please bring me a 22 shotgun with shells. I wish for world peace. Ms. Webb’s Please bring me a DSi. I Second-grade class wish for a camera. Please bring me an alarm clock Dear Santa, and a Sweet 16 game. I I would like a phone, a love you Santa. I will give dress, and an Xbox 360. I want a Kim Possible doll and you milk and cookies. Please send a letter back a Hannah Montana doll. to me. Love, Devry Love your friend, Rhylea Denise McJunkin Dear Santa, I want a cat for Christmas. Dear Santa, For Christmas I want an For Christmas I want iPod, a real, red truck, and an a new bike, a new guitar, iPod touch. some camo, some new Love, Beyblades, a flying shark, Samantha some Transformers, Zombieland, and a knife. Dear Santa, I would like a crossbow with I also want a puppy, a skateboard, a snowboard, pointed arrows to go deer some boots, a gun, some hunting with my daddy. I would also like to have some candy, and some Bionihunting boots. I would like a cles. Thank you, Santa. scooter and four wheeler for Love, me and my brother. I would Kaleb Moore also like a horse and cowboy stuff. Dear Santa, Your friend, Can I have an iPhone Bryan Cruse with minutes and a laptop. I would like some Dear Santa, I have been a good girl this Lego Pirates stuff and a bike too. year. I would like a DS with Love you, some games, an MP3 player, Hayden Self 32” Walker doll, a makeup set, a FurReal Friends Gogo pet, a cell phone, a hunting Micki Walker’s dog, a camera, and a Victoriclass ous doll. I will set out some milk and cookies for you. Dear Santa, Thank you, I have been a good boy Lori Davis this year.  I love trains of any kind or color, big, or Dear Santa, little…I love them all!  I For Christmas I want an also like DVDs of trains.  iPod, an iPad, a cat, a toy pink truck, a phone, a flatI have a long ride to my screen TV, a guinea pig, three daycare and me and the hamsters, a DSi, DSi games, group could watch it as a wii, an Xbox Connect, and we ride. two bracelets. I want to be Thank you so much, student of the month. Luke Love, AKA Linus (that's my new Lilly play name)   Dear Santa, I am just a little boy but a little rough.  Does that still count as being good? I love playing with my farm animals but I have lost some of my baby cows. I also need some bulls.  I must have lost them too.  I have started taking pictures so I will need one of those cameras that are "boy proof."  Your friend forever, Coy Wade   Dear Santa, I have been a really good boy this year.  I was Spiderman for Halloween so could you send me all the new things from Spiderman? Especially the Spiderman vest!  Your friend forever, Wilm   Dear Santa, Define "good".  I am trying to do better.  I would like to have a football helmet like my friend Wilm.  And a new baseball helmet.  And a gun to go hunting with my dad and granddad. Love always, Rylan

Dear Santa, I would like a nintendo ds game the Smurf's and Crafting Momma and Barbie camp out. Love, Betsy Best   Dear Santa, I would like a nintendo ds, princess game, stuffed animal, coloring book, cowgirl book, bracelet, necklace, earrings, headbands, and a nightlight for Christmas. Also please bring my baby brother Matthew something too.  I love you Santa! Your friend, Jessica Mclemore    Dear Santa, This is what I want for Christmas. Games for my D.S. Sponge Bob and Mega Mine, also I need headphones and a storage case.  A crayon scooter, toy snake, trampoline, a giant colorong book, and a smaller bicucle bike with a helmet and pads. From, Isabel   Dear Santa, I would like  the rumbler wrestling set.  My oldest sister, Haley wants a password journal.  My twins, Ashley and Scottie, want a kitchen set.  We will give you cookies and milk or a peanut butter sandwich.  Thank you for our stuff every year. We love you, D.J., Haley, Ashley and Scottie O'Dell   Dear Santa, Thank you for the toys you got me last year.  I hope this year you will bring me Magic Tree House books, bunches of Bakugons and Bakugon armor.  I especially want the big Bakugon.  I also like the hotwheels video racecar.  I would really love a real ninja sword and all the other ninja stuff.  A necklace that turns into a throwing star.  I would also like to ask if you could could go to heaven and tell my papaw I love him?  I also like the thing at Walmart that had 250 magic tricks.  A bunch of spy stuff and anything else you think I would like would be okay too. Thank you, Jackson Matthew Debity   Dear Santa, I want some army men, army trucks, army planes, army sleeping bag, some race cars, a real guitar, and a real drum set. Thank you Santa, Zack Moore   Dear Santa, I want Pirates of the Carribean Legos and Police Legos. I want a scope gun and a real 22.  I want a toy jet.  I want Cars2 for PS3. Thank you, Wyatt Talley   Dear Santa, I have been a good girl this year.  I would like an IPOD touch.  I would also like new clothes.  I will leave milk and cookies for you Love, Katelyn Dawn Bivens


The Advocate & Democrat  Dear Santa, Would you please bring me something for Christmas.  I want a Batman Lego D.S. game, IPOD, and some Star Wars figures, and Legos.  Will you bring bring my brother and sister some gifts too. Love, Landon Whitt Hollinghead   Dear Santa, I hope you have a good Christmas and some good snacks.  Please bring me a Doctor Dredful ZombieLab, Connect 4 Launchers game, a Mega T-Rex, Skylanders for the Wii, Books of Dragons movie, and Cars 2 Ride Makers custom kits. I love you Santa, Tad Millsaps   Dear Santa, My Name is Matthew Williams.  I am six years old.  I have been good all year.  I want a optimus prime and Captain America for Christmas. Love, Matthew   Dear Santa, I want a play station 3 all weeler, a tampoline, and a laptop.  Thank you.  Happy birthday Jesus. Cameron Coleman   Dear Santa, I would like a XBox and Halo truck and a bone for my dog, Buster.  A construction set, a sleeping bag, and a kitten.  A basketball and a Grave Digger monster Jam poster. Ethan Thomas   Dear Santa, I have been super good, so I would like a real 450 for my uncle Chad and I would like a real dirt bike suit and gloves for Christmas.  I would like a remote four wheeler. Thank You, I love you. Love, Haiden Thomas  

Laura Johnson’s class

Dear Santa, I would like pajamas, a portable DVD player, movies, a lap tray and lots of chocolate. I’m going to take it easy for a while Santa, I’ve worked really hard this year. I’ll leave plenty of snacks for you and the reindeer. Your friend, Kenzie McDaniel Dear Santa, I would like all this for Christmas this year. DS game system with games, DVD player for the car for me and my brothers, new wii games, a bluetick coondog, a trampoline, Sponge Bob game, Ants in the Pants, playdough, Car’s 2 tent, Belt Blaster toy gun, new snow boots. Your friend, Hayden Peels Dear Santa, I would like a big black Angry Bird. I also want Super Mario Brothers for my DS. I also would like a long beak angry bird and crush. I would like to get the movie Day of the Diesels. Thank you Santa! Your friend, Samuel Roberts

Dear Santa, All I want for Christmas is a SpongeBob cover for my bed, Leapfrog Pad, American Doll that looks like me, TV for my room, Sponge Bob tent, painting set and clothes for my doll. Thank you, Ireland Webb

Letters to Santa 2011 — 5 Dear Santa, I want a toy doll that has a sparkly dress. I want a toy princess. I wish my teacher would have a great Christmas. Thank you, Emmalee Woolwine

Dear Santa, Ms. Millsaps’ Kindergarten class This is my wish list

Dear Santa, This Christmas I would for you: games, makeup, like a remote control waterproof truck, and an DVDs, body spray, Dear Santa, electric guitar, and a set cowgirl boots (pink), pink I want a little 4 wheeler of army stuff, and a set cowgirl hat, jeans, art and a Barbie doll and a of diego toys, a set of stuff, house shoes and puppy and something for spongeBob bath toys, a Barbies my sister’s. family of horses (a dad, Thank you Santa for Love, mom, brother, and sister). I everything, Dedra would like a remote control Dear Santa, Love, mustang that you can put Dear Santa, I want a DS game with Dear Santa, Faith Perry on the road and dirt, and My name is Brady Cook. three games, movies, I want to get a pillow pet a skateboard set that you I have been a good boy Barbie dolls with clothes, the Brown Dog and Fin Fin Dear Santa, can put on your fingers and this year. Would you please baby doll that poops and Friends Seaside shop and I want a cap gun and do tricks, and a ninja set bring me a Nerf gun with pees, Hannah Montana a Thor hammer and a Hang ten Skate Park and of toys, and cool clothes, 20 bullets. Also, I want a stuff and a big stuffed Transformer robot and a Fin Fin Friends Bridge. I and a set of superhero toys Nintendo DS with a basemonkey. I love you want some new clothes and new bicycle. with the bad guys and a jail ball, basketball, and fishing Santa. Sign, a jacket with pretty Peace to put the bad guys in and game. I also want a new Thank you, Dale Porter signs. Please bring my some cops and cop cars to bicycle and a Sponge Bob Hailey Shaffer sister Allie some yarn and go with it. movie with Santa in it. Will Dear Santa, knitting needles. Please Love, you please bring my brother Dear Santa, I’ve been a really good bring my sister Kaylie Austin Bryan some headphones I would like a camera boy this year. I would like some baby dolls. I also and Brandon a Mickey and an Ipod for Christwant some new books and to ask you to bring me for Mouse that dances. mas. Christmas this year, a dirt Dear Santa, a bunk bed for my sister I have been a good girl I love you, Thank you, bike, remote control cars, and I. this year. I would like Zu Brady Cook Chase Woodbury P.S. I will leave you some an X-Box, a remote heliZu Pets, Pillow Pet Bunny, chocolate chip cookies and copter, and a Lego set. I Dear Santa, Dear Santa, would like to ask the Lord a stuffed animal horse, milk. I have been a good girl I want a Karaoke mato look over all of us over Hello Kitty and SpongeBob Your friend, all year. I would really chine with Justin Bieber the holidays and to bless pjs. Kara Beth West Love, like for you to bring me a and Taylor Swift CDs. I all our family and friends. Ashley make-up bag with makewould love a lady bug Love Always, Dear Santa, up, La-La Loopsey doll, a Happy Napper, clothes Caden I want a real grown up Dear Santa, Santa globe, a Christmas and boots. Please bring tent for Christmas. I’ve Love you Santa! I have bear, hair feather clips, some things for my Dear Santa, been good. I want a real been really good this Zuh-Zuh pets and a swing brother Aaron and my I want a D. S. Please big toy gun case like Dad’s. year. I want a straight hair set. I would also like for baby sister Chloe. I love bring Zeke deer jerky. Love, Barbie, tea party set, a leap you to bring me a coloring you! Love, Garren Hamilton star touch screen game, a book, pink round chair, Thank you, Shauna Davis Barbie movie, and a wii. soccer ball, DSI and games, Madison Hawk Dear Santa, I also want a puppy and pet-shop wii game and Just P.S. My mom likes My name is Kira Roberts. Dear Santa, please bring my sister a Dance 3 Wii game. candles!!! I want a Finn McMisI would like a four wheeler, doll. Thank you, sile that has its wings. I puppy, doll, Barbie car, Love, Caroline Gunter Dear Santa, want a Ms. Shiftwell car. Scooby Doo movies and Cloey I would like a remote game, a big doll house for I want the two levels that Dear Santa, control helicopter and a me and my dolls. go on top of my train and How are you? I am fine. I BB gun. a trinkin machine. I hope Dear Santa, I will leave you milk and All I want for Christmas is would like to ask for some Thank you, you get here soon. cookies. Chuck the Truck. presents because I was a Garrett Edgeworth Thanks, Love you lots, Love, good girl. I want a Beauty Bobby Lee Garren Kira Roberts Trent Standridge Shop and a small size roller Dear Santa, skates and jewelry and a This year for Christmas � BLO U N T M EM O R I AL H O S PI TAL � real dog. I also want a Jus- I want a spy kit, Mario tin Bieber doll and a set of Kart for my Wii, Snoopy Barbies and a pack of dolls. sno-cone maker, some Thank you very much! shrinky dinks, clothes Your friend, and for my family and Our Christmas wish is for everyone in Monroe County Jordan Noel friends to be safe. to enjoy a safe and healthy 2012. Thank you, You can help make this wish come true by spreading the word about Dear Santa, Jazira Belk heart attack and stroke symptoms. Recognizing and responding I want a remote control immediately to warning signs can save lives, heart muscle and brain cells. Transformer car. I want a Dear Santa, As you travel around the county this season, can you share these pillow pet. I want a remote I want a DSI, blocks, important heart attack and stroke survival tips? control jeep. I want a set of motorcycle, bouncy ball Hot Wheels cars. I want a and a Buzz Lightyear. Thank you for helping our Monroe County neighbors stay healthy. Ben 10 playstation 2 game. Thank you, —Your friends at Blount Memorial Hospital I want a toy tool set. I want Donnavan Thomas a Superman action figure. I want a remote control boat. Dear Santa, I want a Spiderman game I want some Barbie for my playstation. I want books for Christmas, I Heart Attack Survival Tips Time is muscle during a heart attack. the Cars 2 movie. I want a love to read! I would also Restoring blood flow quickly helps patients avoid significant damage Lightin’ McQueen table and like a pink scooter. I or death. Don’t dismiss possible heart attack warning signs as chair set. Thank you Santa, would really like a purple heartburn or another non-emergency situation. I will leave you some milk car for kids to ride in, I If you experience any of the symptoms below, call 911. and cookies out on Christ- want to drive it. I want 1 Pressure or pain in the center of the chest mas night. some Bratz dolls, new 2 Unexplained pain in the arms, neck, back or jaw Thank you, clothes, boots, a new 3 Shortness of breath, sweating and nausea David Lynn backpack, a unicorn Happy Napper and new Stroke Survival Tips Stroke is a “brain attack” occurring when blood Dear Santa, pillows. I would really flow to an area of the brain is interrupted. Without immediate treatI would like a trampoline like a Nintendo DS and ment, brain cells can die, causing permanent damage. and a paint board with paint games to go with it. If you suspect stroke, act FAST. and lots of games for my Thank you, FACE: Ask the person to smile to see if one side of the Leapfrog. I would like a Madison Shepherd face droops. nail shop and make-up and ARMS: Ask the person to raise both arms to see if one arm some cowgirl boots. I would Dear Santa, drifts downward. also like a bubble gun. I want a remote control SPEECH: Ask the person to repeat a simple sentence to see if the words are slurred or if there is a problem Thank you, helicopter and tank and remembering the words. Halie Wiseman a jeep. I want a new TIME: If the person exhibits any of these symptoms, every backpack. second that passes could mean lost brain cells. Dear Santa, Thank you, Take action by calling 911. I want a remote control Nazeriah Lance jet for Christmas, please. I want a remote control car Dear Santa, too. Your cookies with milk I want a motorcycle will be ready when you and a Nintendo DS game. get to my house. Merry I would also like some Christmas! games to go with it. Love, Thank you, www.blountmemorial.org James Watson Christopher Zavala

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6 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa, I would like to have a Barbie and a boy Barbie. I would also like to have a bike and a toy puppy that walks and new clothes and high hills and flip flops and butterfly toys, hair bows, horse, new backpack and a Brat doll, a stuffed horse, and a water bottle. Please. Thank you, Gabby Keyes Dear Santa, I would like a car, truck, motorcycle, and a toy gun. I also want a remote control for the TV. Love, Andrew

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Dear Santa, I want a teddy bear. I want an Easy Bake Oven, Janet from Alvin and the Chipmunks. I also want a Kung Fu Panda toy, Kung Fu Panda movie, and a bike without training wheels. Love, Chloe Ritchey

Dear Santa, I would like a new Wii game called Kirby Returns to Dreamland and a Nintendo Ds game called Pokemon Black and White. That is all I want. Thanks Santa. Love, Slade Collins

Dear Santa, I want a 3Ds. I will probably want some games too. If you get me one or two games I will be happy. You don’t have to get me anything. I did be a little naughty this year. Don’t forget St. Nick. XOXO Love, Mckenna Debity P.S. Have a Merry Christmas too. I will leave you milk and cookies and for the reindeer peas and carrots.

Dear Santa, I want an Orbeez Mood Lamp, an Orbeez Soothing Spa, play-dough, a DS, and an iPod. I want some dresses, a password journal, make-up, games, Aqua Sand, and a Crayon Maker. I want a cover for my iPod. Love, McKenzie Miller

Dear Santa, I want a bike. I want a Mario Ds game. I want a Pet Shop Wii game. I want a walking dog, a Yogi Bear Wiii game, and an iPod Touch please. Santa, I will leave you some cookies and milk. I love you. Love, Chloe Devine

Dear Santa, Please bring me a My Dear Santa, Little Pony and a NinI want a Wii for Christmas. tendo DSi. I would also I want a pair of earrings. I like some new boots. want an iPod Touch. Thank We will leave you some you! I will leave milk and milk and cookies. cookies for you. Love, Love, Rylee Ann Teague Emma Land

Dear Santa, I want a 3Ds, some new games, and a Wii remote. I Dear Santa, want four Dollywood tickets. I would like a remote Dear Santa, I want a Lego playset please. control helicopter and a I want an Xbox 360, a Thank you! shark remote control. LaLa Loopsy doll, a TwiFrom, Love, light doll, and a Wizards of Jace Lynn Ezra Dear Santa, Waverly Place doll. I want P.S. I will leave you some How are you? For Christ- paper and crayons, Wipe milk and cookies. Dear Santa, mas I want an iPod Touch. Out Wii game, Tangled and Please bring me a Leap- I would like some boots. Flinn dolls, Paddle Ball, Ms. Hollinghead’s ster Explorer video game, I would also like some Mario Wii game, and an Kindergarten class a Tricycle, and Thomas the clothes. I would like a DS. Easy Bake Oven. Train toys. Love, Love, Dear Santa, Love, Maggie Hooper Kareus Kinne I would like for you to Toby Millsaps P.S. Thank you! P.S. Thank you. I will set bring me a pink Porshe, out cookies for you. make-up, high heels, art Dear Santa, Mrs. Collins’ suplies and a kitten and all I want a drum set. I love Dear Santa, Second-grade kinds of clothes. to play drums. I want a I would like a dirt bike, class I love you, WWE wrestler Booker T, a four wheeler. I would Marissa Kirkland please. I want a cat. I want like a computer, a Ds, an Dear Santa: a robot too please. I want iPod, an iPad, and a new Dear Santa, I want an Xbox 360 for roller skates too. Mario Cart game. Please, I have been a good girl. Christmas. I would also Love, Please, Please, thank you! For Christmas I would like like some games for it. Connor Dalton Love, a Hello Kitty toy, Nintendo Love, Kenny Roberts DS, Mrs. Potato Head, and Major Carter Dear Santa, a dancing baby with a song This year I am 7 and Dear Santa, iPod. Dear Santa, I want a GoGo Walking Please Santa, I want an Love, I want a new four Puppy. Plus I need some iPod, a hula hoop, and a Jenna Hamilton wheeler. I want a Skylandclothes. I want an Easy cover for my iPod. I want ers game for the Nintendo Bake Oven too. When I a toy Santa, a kid’s sewing Dear Santa, 3Ds. I want a Nintendo get my ears pierced, I need kit, some fake teeth, and I have been a good girl all 3Ds. earrings. I want a bike too. an Orbeez Soothing Spa. year. I want am iPod and a Love, Thank you Santa, I will Love, Hello Kitty pillow. Please Colton Corrier leave you some milk and Jacee Ledford bring my little sister, Aleeya, cookies. I would like an a Mobigo game. Be careful. Dear Santa, iPod too. Dear Santa, Love, For Christmas I would Love, For Christmas I would Sierra Randles like an iPod Shuffle and Alyssa Ray like arrows. I want a Ds. a gear bike. I would also P.S. Have a Merry Thank you. I wish for an Dear Santa, like an Easy Bake Oven, Christmas AirSoft Gun, a Pellet Gun, I would like a Rapunzel the game Head Band, and and some new clothes. doll, a Rapunzel movie, a some more hair bands. Dear Santa, Love, Barbie House, and a pink I would like one or two I want the Dragonoid Logan Cox gun for Christmas. I have more DS games. Destroyer. I would like Beytried to be good. Thank you, blade Metal Fushion please. Dear Santa, Thank you, Kori Hamilton Please, Santa, I would like I want Moon Sand, a lot Hannah Hunt the Dragonid Colossal Set, of games. I want a Wii Dear Santa, a pogo stick, a PSP, and Twilight, a Loopsy doll, Dear Santa, Here is what I want My name is Emily and I Mario Kart 7. I would like and a Mario game for Ds for Christmas: a Kinect, Mario 3D Land and a DsiXL and Wii. I want some new have been a very good girl Nintendo 3Ds, and Mario this year. How are you and please. Thank you! pencils. games. Mrs. Claus? Love, Love, Love, Here is a list of some of the Clifton Cruz Angelena Andres Gabe Dalton toys I would like: Popcorn maker, books, Robot Dog, Mouse Trap Game, Life Game, Princess and the Frog Doll, Butterfly Earrings and a Nook. Thank you, Santa. I love you! Love, As the Holiday Season is upon us, Emily Lugo

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Dear Santa, I have been good. I would like the new Batman Cave. I will leave you milk and cookies. Please fly safely! Love, Nicholas Hawk

Dear Santa, How are you? I am fine. I want for Christmas a Hero of the Rails Train Set, even the steam works and Dash, Bash, and Ferdinand with the Misty Island Zipline bridge. Thank you. Love, Patrick Cline Dear Santa, My name is Brandon and I want a Ghost Rider and Wolverine toy and I want a Batman House and I want a Bumble Bee car that turns into a robot. I have been a very good boy this year. Love, Brandon French Dear Santa, I have been pretty good this year. I would like you to bring me an Elmer Fudd shirt, a Toy Story memory game, coloring books and a Strawberry Shortcake Movie. Please bring my brother, Dalton an Elmer Fudd shirt too. Thank you very much. Love, Mattie Loggins Dear Santa, I want a jet pack and a rocket ship and a Batman cave with a jail and a Joker and Penguin and Batman and Robin. I want night vision glasses. I would like to have new shoes, a remote control car, a scary helmet, a Batman tent, and a German pistol and a German knife. I also want gingerbread cookies. I want under armor clothes and a fishing set and a popcorn maker. I also ask that my sisters can get a German knife and a German pistol. I’ve tried to be a good boy but my sisters bother me. Love, Harley Bolix

Dear Santa, For Christmas, I would like makeup, Barbie Dolls, baby dolls, Dear Santa, clothes, Play-doh, books Please bring me a LalaA flower for my Mama loopsy doll, a couch , and and Daddy and everyclothes for the Lalaloopsy body else. Thank you doll, a Barbie Coomputer Santa and I hope you get and a Mermaid Barbie like me what I want. in the Barbie a Mermaid Tale Love, movie. I would also like a Allison Marie Hood dress and socks with shoes for me and my sister Jessie. Dear Santa, I would also like a coloring I want a paint set and book and crayons. new earrings. I promise Love you lots, to be a good girl. Anna Miller Love, Alli Stephens

Dear Santa, I really would like to have a Princess and the Frog doll, a Lalaloopsy, Barbie and princess school, easy bake oven food, and a Hello Kitty Bike. I Love You, Maisey Hunt Dear Santa, I want a sketchbook, scissors, and long colored pencils. I also want an alarm clock to get me up in time for school in the mornings. I want a clown toy. Merry Christmas! Thanks, John Murphy Dear Santa, I want pretty makeup and pretty jewelry, and some scissors. I also want a book, Play-doh, and a toy angel and puppy dog. Bring me a coloring book and pretty toy mermaid doll. Thank you, Chloe Smith

Mrs. Melissa Debety's Kindergarten class

  Dear Santa, I love santa presents. I want an ipad, toy doll, toy dog, butterfly and a toy castle. Meadow Lance   Dear Santa, Hi Santa. How are you? I think I have been good this year, but it has been very hard.  I want a new bike this year.  I would also like lots of new clothes, shoes, jewelry and accessories.  I will leave cookies and milk beside the tree. Love, Hailee Warren   Dear Santa, Thank you for the Buzz Lightyear you got me last year.  I have been a good boy this year and I would like a star wars helmet and light saber and Optimus Prime.  Also, a police patrol car and a Captain Jack Sparrow toy with sword.  Thank you and I can't wait to see you. Ethan Harris   Dear Santa, What I want for Christmas is a karokee machine with a microphone so I can sing.  I would like some games for my nintendo DS.  I would also like a  Nintendo Wii, some I Spy books, clothes, shoes, and a pillow pet.  And please don't forget my little sister Casey.  She needs some toys too.  I have been a good girl all year!! Jacy Hawkins   Dear Santa, My name is Bryson Clemmer. I would like to have a Royal Rumble Wrestling Ring if any way possible. Thank you! Merry Christmas Bryson Clemmer   Dear Santa, I want one Barbie doll, V-reader, new earrings, and Just Dance for kids. Love, Aubrianna Lewis


The Advocate & Democrat  Dear Santa, I want a lot of barbie dolls, a Dora house with Dora and Boots.  I want make-up and fingernails.  I have been very good this year. Love, Tara Standridge   Dear Santa, I have been really good this year.  I really don’t want that much his year.  I would rather see other kids that can't afford much to have a good Christmas.  Also, the troops over seas, I hope they have a wonderful Christmas too.  But there is a few things I would like to have a 4-wheeler, violin, Wii and a basketball goal. Thank you! Emily Sewell   Dear Santa, I want a grenade bomb toy, transformer gun toy, helicopter toy, night light toy, Captain America toy and shield toy.  I would like a mask, and a new bat.  I have been a good boy sometimes. Love, T.J. Smith   Dear Santa, What I would like for Christmas is a toy unicorn, a toy dolphin, toy angel, a nintendo Wii with a sonic games, a pair of sparklely boots and a puppy. Sincerely, Tealaisha Wakefield   Dear Santa, My name is Lily Martin. I want a pink gun for Christmas.  I want a TV and a pink tea cart. Lily Martin   Dear Santa, I would like a 4-wheeler and a barbie doll and lots of toys. Love, Sierra Roberts   Dear Santa, I would like a baby stroller, soft blanket, playdough, and hair bows.  I want Jesus to have a great birthday! Love, Kloey Stinnett   Dear Santa, I would like lots of toys. Love, Murphy Regan   Dear Santa, I would like a toy snake and a bike. Love, Bill Hembree   Dear Santa, I want a pillow pet.  I want a princess table and chair set.  I want a princess blanket.  I want a Barbie car. I want a Barbie.  I want a stuffed kitten, and a doll house.  I want a princess castle, bed clothes, Little Mermaid movie, Barbie movies, and some new school shoes.  I want a new jacket, scarf, gloves, hat, and boots.  Thank you Santa, I will put you out some milk and cookies on Christmas. Thank you, Lindsey Lynn  

Letters to Santa 2011 — 7

Dear Santa, Sharon Stone’s I would like cars, chainFirst-grade class saw, weed eater, leaf blower, and a shotgun. Dear Santa, Love, I want a batman cave, and a Tristin Butler new spiderman game. Love, Dear Santa, Jase Millsaps I want a truck, a remote Dear Santa, control Jeep, writing board, Dear Santa, Could you bring me crayon box, and a book. I Dear Santa, I want a bike, a toolbox, some dirt bike gloves I want a Princess Barbie, hope I was a good boy. and a make-up kit. I want a and a new dirt bike helLove, Barbie car, Thumbelina horse pillow, and a perfect met? Please And I want Jace Colvin Barbie, stuffed snowman, picture Christmas. I wish some camo clothes. scarf, gloves, hat, new you a Happy Christmas Love, Dear Santa, clothes, earrings, and a and perfect Christmas for I want a baby cat, truck, Ethan Teague pillow pet. I will leave you laptop, remote control truck, everyone. I wish for a Happy Mindy West’s some milk and cookies. Christmas for everyone at and tool set. I want to see Second-grade class Dear Santa, Love, you. I hope I have not been Santa’s Workshop. I would please like a Lexi Lynn Love, naughty. Xbox 360. Also I would Dear Santa, Love, Cheyanna Hopkins please like a toy 30/30 Dear Santa, I would like a Zoobles Jake Fuller I want a drawing board nursery set and the Puss windchester. Also I Dear Santa, would please like a Babe and a toy boat. in Boots Movie. Dear Santa, For Christmas I want Ruth Rookie card. Love, Thanks, I want a Jeff and Matt some new make-up and Jaden Farner Ben Edwards Anja Shull Hardy wrestler, race track, new perfume. A new guitar, remote control truck, four a puppy, and a skateboard. Dear Santa, Dear Santa, Dear Santa, wheeler, and dirt bike I also want a blizzard maker I want a dog, rifle, and I want legos please. I would like a video bicycle. and a flying fish. Thank you game to play on my play- Silly bands please and a dinosaur. Love, Santa, Merry Christmas. Love, Shamalh McDermott station and a .22 gun for Nintendo. Love, Travis Davis Thank you, Christmas. Emma Moore Karsen Hunt Dear Santa, Please and Thank you, Dear Santa, Thank you for being so Mikiah Jenkins Dear Santa, I want a girl’ s dream nice and bringing me presDear Santa, I have been a really good castle, Little Mermaid, ents. I would like a remote I would like a puppy, Dear Santa, boy! I would like you to Sleeping Beauty, PocahonI would like an Ipad 2, a play mobile romans, and tas, Alista, and a Victorious control Lightning McQueen bring me creapy crawlie and Mater, and a race track. Zelda game, and Pokemon a Nintendo 3 DS bugs, Benlo gun, and a doll. For my brother, Haiden, a Thank you Santa, action figure. Love, remote control dirt bike and skateboard. Anything else Taylor Brown Thank you! Abigail Hitson for my other brother, Bryton, you want to bring me. Jonathan Jones Love, a remote control four-wheelDear Santa, Dear Santa, Donathan Evans er. I also want a new bike. I want a Ipad please. Dear Santa, I want a Wii, a new backLove, Santa, I want a DSI I wont a fright friend pack, and a puppy. Dear Santa, Landen Thomas Love, please and some zoobles please and thank you. I want a Justin Beiber Santa, will you please Jasmine Roberts too. Oh and one more necklace and a skooter. I Dear Santa, bring me a laptop too. thing an Ipad. I have been good. I want also want a ball, shirt, Justin Joell Stinnett Dear Santa, a toy dog with a collar and B. watch ,coloring book, Thank you I want a remote control leash, a new kitchen with Barbie dolls, shoes, water Emily Lethco car, fight games, motor Dear Santa, pots, pans, bowls, a new gun, balloons, and a shrek piston set, and a NASCAR baby doll with diapers, and Can I please have a cat mask. I will leave you some Dear Santa, baby bottle. cookies and milk. I want an Xbox 360 and to play with Sassy and a Racer Lego set. Love, Love, Ipod and also a football. Allie Grace Robinette a Nintendo and a Ipad. Logan Wilson Bethaney Scott Thank you. Please Santa and thank From, you for the toys. Hannah Everhart Katie Dean Dear Santa, I have been good boy, so I want Optomus Prime and the game Cars 2 and a mustang car. Nickolas Johnson   Dear Santa, I want a car for Christmas, one that I can drive.  I have been a pretty good boy this year.  Thank you so much. Love, Devren Burnsed

Dear Santa, I want a new Monster High DS game and a new magnet for my magnet necklace and also a new bike please. Kendy Shaw

Dear Santa, I would like a Ipad please. I would like a camera please. I would like some boy clothes for my boy Barbies please. Thank you, Halie Presley

Dear Santa, I want a 22 magnum and a Xbox 360 Kenect and a wipeout game for my Xbox 360 please. Thank you Santa. Love, Hunter Warren

Dear Santa, I want a box of hot wheels, and some fishing stuff Please and thank you, Peyton Mitchell

Dear Santa, I would please like a Monster High Doll. I would like a new Christmas tree. I would like walkie talkies. Love, Lauren Hawk

Dear Santa, I would love to have a Xbox 360 and a Barbie and puppy. Love, Shelby Rose Schultz

Dear Santa, Please bring me Iron Man 2 the movie, spy net video watch, and a puzzle. Love, Anthony Adam Ray Watson

Dear Santa, I would like a 3DS and a game for Xbox and I would like a MP3 and please make it a square Mrs. Harris’s MP3 and please make the Kindergarten-First color red. Please. Thank grade class you, Javin Teague Dear Santa, I love you Santa. You Dear Santa, are so nice. Here is I want a dollhouse what I want for Christplease and thank you. I mas: Make-up Barbie want a zooble please and Townhouse, DS games, thank you. I want a toy cat a Wii, Barbie, Squinkies, please and thank you. fake food, kitchen stuff, Tuesday Queen chef clothes, a Sponge Bob play kit, Little Miss Dear Santa, Muffin, Bella-Ballerina What I want for Christ- shoes, and Bratz Dolls. mas is a Xbox 360. I like Love, Nintendos and IPads. Abby Parker Aiden Woolwine

Dear Santa, I want a toy monkey, computer, baby brother, puppy, basketball, bat, television, radio, pants, shirts, bibs, bottles, a new light, and a pillow pet. Love, Whitney Scott


8 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa, I have been really good this year. Please bring me lots of toys. I would like some race cars and tracks, Wii games, tractors and backhoes. I promise to share my toys with my sister Emma and brother James. Thanks Santa, Nathan Gregory Dear Santa, I want a letter from Santa Clause. Love, Paisley Bradley Dear Santa, I want a polly pocket and cowgirl boots, doll house, Barbie surfer movie. I love you Santa! Love, Riley Ritchey

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Mrs. Vance’s Second-grade class Dear Santa, I have been good. I want Batman legos for Christmas, a dirt bike for Christmas. Chris Dear Santa, I have been a good boy, a teddy bear, and a ball to play with outside. Merry Christmas. Gabriel

Dear Santa, I want a blue toy crotch rocket. I want a big bike and Dear Santa, other stuff. I have been good. I will Love, like a playstation 3, ipod Keagan Hilt touch and Buzz Lightyear. Cody Dear Santa, For Christmas I would Dear Santa, like a bike, a tent, and some I have been good. I want toys. a toy for Christmas. Thank you, Danny Parnell Dillon Davis Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I have been good. I For Christmas I would always want a race car like a dirt bike, a real snake, and a Zombie Lab for dog! Thank You! Christmas. Quinton Fortenberry Bo Dear Santa, I want a cat. I would also like a gun. Your Friend, Cesar Padilla Dear Santa, I would like a dog and a cat. I also want a big jeep. Love, Katlin Lynn

Dear Santa, For Christmas I want a big lalaloopsy doll and a crib life baby doll, a Wii you draw tablet, and I want U.S. troops to go home. I also want in my stocking, a pomegranate. P.S. I know the truth, but the spirit is still in my heart. Love, Arabella S.

Dear Santa, I want a green iPod. I also would like a toy dirt bike. Dear Santa, Love, I have been very good David Johnson this year. For Christmas I would like to have a BarDear Santa, bie doll, a puppy, a glass For Christmas I would like dolphin, a nice dolphin a 4-wheeler, a real snake, sheet. That is all I want and a dirt bike. from you Santa. You are Thank you, very nice. Devin Thomas Alexis Kollar Dear Santa, I want a robot. I want a fake pistol gun. I also want a red fire truck. Love, Johnathan Dutton

Dear Santa, I have been good and I want a Barbie doll and a Barbie Dream House, figit. I love you so much. Zoe

Mrs. Woody’s Dear Santa, I have been good Santa. I Second-grade class want a car, a wagon, a trampoline and bunch of legos. Dear Santa, Jordan How are you? Merry Christmas. I want a fluffy Dear Santa, teddy bear and I want a I have been good this year, DSI and I wonder how is so can you bring me a fijit, a Rudolph doing? DSI and a Bizu and a guitar? Brianna Young Kaylee Dear Santa, Dear Santa, How are you doing? I I have been good. I would have been a very good boy. like a purple fijit, a pink How do you go around the Mp3 player, a mindless world in one night? I would behavior CD the most. like some makeup, a cat in Jasmine its home and an iPad and an DS, fourwheeler and a Dear Santa, bicycle, a bug catcher, a I have been good this year. Barbie doll, and a school I have been nice to people. I set and a teddy bear. mind too my mom and dad. Emma Blackburn I want a fast lane and I want a DS 3D, and some legos, Dear Santa, a DS with Mario games and How are you doing? How a Tonka truck and a guitar are your reindeer? I’m a and bike. happy girl. Merry ChristDylan mas, Rudolph. I want a DSI, a DS, a Razor scooter, Dear Santa, a teddy bear, teddy dog. I have been good this year. Jessica Gonzalez I want a toy army guys, Toy cop cars, toy plastic army Dear Santa, guys and fast lane, How are you doing? I Ethan want a car for my family, a letter from Santa, a Dear Santa, Playstation 3 and 2, xbox I have been good. I will 360, DSI, a four wheeler, want a Barbie doll, game dirt bike, a bike, a deer and and a game, and a DS 3D I love Santa. and a dream house. Caleb Debuty Lesly Dear Santa, Dear Santa, How do you give I have been a good boy presents to everyone in and I want Dr. Dreadful the middle of the night so Zombie Lab. I also want fast? I really want an iPod some hot wheels. How do touch an I really want the you get all those presents most secret of things in the in one night. I also want a whole wide world, one of punching bag. your bells. Please I really Remington want it. I love. Destiny Zimmerman Dear Santa, I have been good. I would Dear Santa, like a little car for kids. How are you doing Santa I would like Dr. Dreadful Claus? I would like an iPod Zombie Lab. I would like a touch please? Can I have DS 3D. one of your reindeer and Madison a robot, and a guitar case and a pony, please? Dear Santa, Brianna McLemore I have been good for you. I would like a toy for Christ- Dear Santa, mas, a video game, a legos. Merry Christmas. I wabt Jeremy a four wheeler. Noah C. Dear Santa, I have been good. I would Dear Santa, like to have a Tonka truck, How are you doing? I and stuffed puppy and want an iPod, a DS. stuffed animals. What do Skylar Beech you feed your reindeer? I like when you come to my Dear Santa, house. How is Comet and the Zachary other reindeer? I want an ipod. Trevor C.

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Dear Santa, How are you doing? I want a pair of nerf guns, an iPod touch, a rasor scooter and a go cart. Bradley Breeden Dear Santa, How are you doing? I want a new puppy, a DSI a cooking mama 2, I would like a hula hoop. I would like a candy cane filled with reeces. Please and thank you. Alexis Kagley Dear Santa, I want a iPad, PS2 and a dirt bike. Logan Ursino

Sarah Amos’ Second-grade class

  Dear Santa, How are you?  I have been trying to be good.  I would like an American Girl Doll, an Ipad, and a laptop.  Love, Dilyn Williams

Dear Santa, Thank you for Walter.  We love him.  I would like an American Girl Doll, clothes for my American Girl doll, and presents for Catherine and Cooper.  Thank you for making my dad happy last year at Christmas time when he was in Afganistan.  Love, Caroline Lovingood   Dear Santa, I want an Ipod. I will have peanut butter cookies and milk for you. Love, Alyssa Dailey   Dear Santa, How are you doing?  I have been very good.  I want a Nintendo DS, a laptop, and an Ipad.  I would also like a remote control plane.  Love, Ryan Click   Dear Santa, I have been very good.  I would like an ipod touch, an ipad 2, and a laptop.  That is all! Love, Sydney Riley   Dear Santa, I have been very good.  I want a new shirt, a new hat, and a DS.  I will leave you milk and cookies on the kitchen table. Love, Dillon Stakely   Dear Santa, Dear Santa, How do you fly to the I have been good.  I houses? I want a teddy would like a big car, a track bear and the best Christto go with it, and I want to mas ever. feel better.  I love you! Alex Jimene Austin Fowler   Dear Santa, Dear Santa, Is it cool getting to see I have been very good.  I all the reindeer. Can I want an ipod touch and a please get an xbox 360, a penguin pillow pet.  I am new bike, a DS game, a toy going to leave you milk and that is only at Toys R US. sugar cookies. I been kinda good. Merry Love, Christmas. C. J. Hall Crow Caiza   Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I am trying to be very good.  How are you doing? I want an American Girl How do you get home? I Doll.  I will leave cookies want a dirt bike and a four and milk for you. wheeler. Love, Seth Allen Beech Olivia Russell

 Dear Santa, How are you?  I am being good so that you will come and bring me presents.  I want an American Girl Doll, a shirt, and a Webkin.  I will leave you reindeer food and cookies and milk.  Love, Kylea Matthews   Dear Santa, Thanks for sending Walter to our classroom.  I want a 3D DS, Mario Kart connect tracks, and new Super Mario Brothers training cards.  Love, Luke Ledford   Dear Santa, Thank you Santa for sending Walter to our classroom.  Has he told you that I have been good.  I have been getting all of my work done.  I want 5 Lego Ninjagos, an ipad, and the new Wii game Kirbies. Love, Andrew Sims   Dear Santa, How is Mrs. Clause?  I dressed up as her once. Walter is doing fine since his trip to the North Pole Hospital.  I hope Walter is going to be here next year.  I hope no one touches him again.  I want a feather for Christmas.  I would also like an American Girl Doll and an ipad.  I want a Squinkie town.  I will leave you cookies and milk.  I have two trees up.  Please make sure that you put my presents under the big tree. Love, Emma Burger   Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl.  I will leave you cookies under the fireplace.  I want an ipad and a shirt.  I hope Walter comes back next year.  He has been a very good elf.  So don't be mean to him.  Love, Mackenzie Moses   Dear Santa, How are the reindeer doing?  I want a wooden alligator snapping turtle, an ipad, and an alligator head.  I also want a compose bin.  Love, Austin Runyan   Dear Santa, Can I have a tablet for Christmas?  I also want a toy car.  Merry Christmas! Love, Marcos Jiminez Dear Santa, How are your reindeer?  How is Rudolph?  I want two Transformers, a Wii game, and can you please get my brother and sister something?  I will leave you cookies and milk. Love, Daniel Bivens   Dear Santa, How are you doing?  I want a Paper Jam and that is all.  Love, Brayden Woody


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Letters to Santa 2011 — 9

Dear Santa, I love you. I want DSi games, a Barbie 4-wheeler, a   Barbie scooter, and an ipad. Dear Santa, Christmas is the best day! I love you. Can I please Love, have an American Girl doll Jillian Dear Santa, and a DSi.   Kristin Cochran’s I want a baseball bat, Love, Kindergarten Class a pool, a bicycle, and a Dear Santa, Brooke How do you know if we horse.   Dear Santa, Dear Santa, are naughty or nice? Please Love, Dear Santa, My name is Skylar and I want a boo-boo baby. I I want a DSi and I want an Tristen Batson I love you. How do your I would like a Walking want a swimming pool for reindeer fly? I want an ipad ipad and a snow globe. Puppy, a radio, an mp3 a doll that swims. I want a Love, Dear Santa, and a Monster High doll.  player, a PSP and a cell teddy bear. I want a princess Katie I want some army mens Love, phone. I love Santa. castle. I want a butterfly toy.   and transformers.  Thank Brooklyn Love, I want a toy dog and that’s Dear Santa, you.   Skylar Kaylor all. I love you. I want a fijit, an Love, Dear St. Nick, Love, American Girl doll, and an Joseph Shubert How do your reindeer Dear Santa, Lilly Fischer ipad please. fly? Please can I have I would like a toy truck Love, Dear Santa, Skylanders for the wii and and trailer, an Operation Dear Santa, Gracie I want a pony and a dog. a train that goes around the game and a Harry Potter I want a new Frisbee. I   I want a book. backyard. game. I have been a good want a Mario Wii game. I Dear Santa, Love, Love, boy. want a new toy car. Thank How do your reindeer fly? Maria Almanza-Cabello Zeke Love, you. Please can I have an ipad   Eli McKee Love, gb16. Dear Santa, Santa, Coffman Love, I would like a 4-wheeler. I love you. I want some Dear Santa, Edyn Love, books. I want a ring. I want a nintendo DS Dear Santa,   Sam Love, and some games for it, I want an easy bake oven. Dear Santa, a hauling truck for hot I want a trampoline. I want a Brisa Jimenez-Cisneros   For Christmas I want a dirt Santa, wheels cars and a truck beach ball. I would like a Barbie and bike and a 4-wheeler and a Dear Santa, I can play with in the Love, train that goes around the an ipad. I want a football, a lego mud. I will leave milk and Emma Stafford backyard. Love, toy box, new blue sciscookies for you. I love you Love, Aubrie sors, a new house, a Santa. Dear Santa, Dustin Frisbee, and some games.   I want a Barbie car, a Love, Dear Santa,   Barbie swimming pool, and I like your reindeer. Jaden McCallie I would like a Pokemon Dear Santa, Love, a Barbie pet shelter. I want Andrea McCallie’s video game and a dirtbike. How do your reindeer Exzavier Whitstine some new hair bows. I want First-grade class Dear Santa, Love, fly? Can you please get me a laptop and a new pair of I have been extra good Joey Angry Birds plush toy black Dear Santa, this year. Please bring me earrings. Thank you. Dear Santa,   bird, and Skylander, and a Love, I want some new PokeI would like a My Walking some makeup, a ring and Dear Santa, Kaylee Cline 4-wheeler. mon cards. Nothing else. Puppy, an mp3 player, a cell a Barbie house with an How do your reindeer fly? Love, Love, elevator. Please bring my phone and a DSI. Merry Dear Santa, I would like $5,000,000. John Cyler Greene sister, Sarah some toys Christmas Santa. I want a puppy. I want a Also, a toy helicopter, a   too. I love you Santa. Love, star for my brother. That’ s train that goes around Dear Santa, Dear Santa, Love, Madison Alexander all. the backyard, an ipad, a Can I please have Angry I want a cross necklace, Katie Miller Love, 4-wheeler, and more of the Birds plush toy, Skylanders a belt, and a Dora movie. Dear Santa, Gareb Shedd train tracks. for the wii, and an ipad. Where’s the North Pole? I want the Breaking Dawn Dear Santa, Love, Love, Love, I want a nintendo Ds, movie, Barbie dolls and Dear Santa, Brock Cannon Bailee Millsaps an xbox 360, Skylander My Walking Horse, Dog How are your reindeers and Cat. My work has been figurines and a jumping doing? I want a new bike, an mtorcycle. good this year for Mrs. xbox, and new crayons for Your friend, McCallie. my house. I love you. Austin Madina Love, Love, Shadow Allen Eddie Reed Dear Santa, I would like a nintendo Dear Santa, Dear Santa, 3ds, an ipod and an xbox I would like a DSI, a I want an ipod and dino360. Thank you Santa. scooter that drives, a ninsaurs and that’s it. I love Your friend, tendo Wii and roller skates. I you. Candy Estes, Branch Manager Micah Moss love you Santa. Love, Emma Batson Nathan Blagg Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I have been a good boy. Dear Santa, I would like race cars and I would like nintendo 3DS I want a new purse, and Mario Games, a nintendo and an xbox 360. I want a swimming pool. I FEDERAL CR 3DS. I am a good boy. NN Love, want a doll and a doll house. E TE A Love, Jeb Parker And that’s all. I love you. P lace W here Braden Bezeau Love, Aryana Stovall Dear Santa, Belo ng Dear Santa, I want a skateboard, a ni d ty re r C For Christmas I woild like bike and a nintendo DS. Dear Santa, Yo u I would like for you to My Walking Puppu, an mp3 Bring my teacher a Dr. bring me a bicycle. And player, a radio, a nintendo Pepper and some chocoI want you to bring me a DS and a cell phone. Thank late. $ 00 motorcycle. I like you. you Santa. Love, Love, Love, Delia Raper Eli Tyson Elli Blackburn  Dear Santa, I want a Mind Flex Duel game, American Girl Doll with black freckles, long blonde wavy hair, with matching clothes, and a cool pink Pro Series microphone.  I also want an I pad 3.  I have been good this year.  I have done my homework, cleaned my room, brushed my teeth, and sometimes combed my hair.  Love, Morrison Jane Davies   Dear Santa, I hope I have been very good this year.  This year I would like for Christmas an Ipad, Skylanders video games, and some Skylander figures to go with the video game.  If you have these toys in your bag, please give me one of those for Christmas.  Please Santa will you make my red cheeks go away.  Love, Cole Wheeler P.S.  I will leave you chocolate chip cookies and milk.  My mom will make really good cookies so make sure you stop by and don't eat too much before you come!!

Dear Santa, I would like a dinosaur to play with and toy cars. I am a sweet boy. Merry Christmas Santa. I love you. Love, Austin Craig

Dear Santa, I would like an electric guitar, an xbox 360 and a nintendo DS. Love, Dakota Williams

Dear Santa, I want a truck, a bobcat, and a trailer. Love, Hunter Kaylor

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10 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa, My name is Micah. I am 7 years old. I have been good this year. I want an i-pad, an i-pod, a 3ds, an x-box, a horse, and a dirt bike for Christmas. I love you Santa! Love, Micah Shedd   Dear Santa, My name is Folsom, and I am 6 years old. I have been good all year. I want an i-phone, 3 ropes, and a go-cart for Christmas. I also want to know how old you are. I love you Santa! From, Folsom Silver   Dear Santa, This is Abbi and I am a good girl this year. For Christmas, I would like an x-box 360, an i-pad, and i-phone, I want a dog, and an i-pod. I want a 3D DS, and I want a cat. I also want a horse, and my own credit card and my own barbie. I love you, Abbi Strayhorn   Dear Santa, Hi Santa! I am Brittany, and I am 6 years old. I have been extra good this year! I want an i-pad, a happy napper, and a littlest pet shop for Christmas. I also want to know how old is Rudolph, and how many reindeer you have? Love, Brittany Lynn Whitehead   Dear Santa, My name is Joshua. I am 6 years old. I want a 3ds, an i-pad, a yorkie dog, a happy napper and that's it. Love, Joshua Wunder   Dear Santa, My name is Brody, and I am 6 years old. I have been a good boy this year. I want a go-cart, and a dirt bike. I want an i-pad, and x-box, and a dog. I love you Santa! Mr. Dara Please be careful! Sarshuri’s From, Brody Keller First-grade class   Dear Santa, Dear Santa, My name is Emily. I am Hello, My name is Esteban, and I am 6 years 7. I have been good this old. I have been a good year. I would like a 3ds boy this year. I would like for Christmas. I also want an i-phone, i-pod, x-box, a dog for Christmas! I also want a skateboard. I bunny rabbit, dog, dirt bike, love you Santa! How old lion bunny, littlest pet shop, go-cart, and a gun. Will are you? Can I ride in Rudolph guide your sleigh? your sleigh? From, Thank you, Emily Morales Esteban Ramirez  Dear Santa, How do your reindeer fly? I want an M Salon, a fijit, an American Girl doll, a 4-wheeler and an ipad.  If you want you can bring me more. Love, Chloe   Dear Santa, I want clothes for Christmas. I love you. Love, Annevaeh   Dear Santa, How do your reindeer fly? I hope you get to my home. I want a dirt bike. Love, Logan   Dear Santa, I want legos for Christmas. I hope you get home safely. I love you. Love, Gabe   Dear Santa, I love you. How do your reindeer fly? How do you get in my home, I don’t have a chimney. I want legos please. I want a camo 4-wheeler and a dirt bike. Love, Luke   Dear Santa, I love you. I want an Angry Birds plush toy please, and a Skylanders xbox 360 game, and a dirt bike. Hope you get home safely! Love, Nathan   Dear Santa, Please let all of my students and their families have a safe and wonderful Christmas!!  I hope all of their wishes come true!!!  Love, Mrs. Russell

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The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa, This is Dynver, and I am 6 years old. I have been good this year. I want a my little pony, a horse, a dog, a happy napper, a cell phone, a 3ds, a lala loopsy, and an x-box. Also a pillow pet if you can. Thank you so much! Dynver Bishop   Dear Santa, I have been a good boy. I want a x-box, and phone for Christmas. I love you Santa! From, Daylon Hamby   Dear Santa, My name is Carleigh. I am six and a half years old. I have been very good this year. I would like a bunny, a happy napper, a lala-loopsy, a guinea pig, a littlest pet shop horse, and an I-pad for Christmas. I love you Santa! Love, Carleigh Watson   Dear Santa, My name is Karissa, and I am 6 years old. I have been a good girl. I want a happy napper and i-pad for Christmas. How old is Rudolph? From, Karissa Spurling   Dear Santa, My name is Tanner. I am 7 years old. I have been a good boy this year. I want a shot gun, a DSI, a I-pad, a I-pod, and a x-box game. I also would like a skateboard. From, Tanner Easter   Dear Santa, My name is Karley. I am 7 years old, and have been good all year. I want a i-pad, and a I want a dog, a cookie, and bunny, and DS. I love you Santa! Love, Karley Rodriguez   Dear Santa, My name is Alexis, and I am 6 years old. I have been good this year. I want a x-box 360, a lala-loopsy, and i-pad, a bb gun, and my littlest pet shop for Christmas. I love you Santa, please don't get lost! Love, Alexis Duncil

Dear Santa, My name is Angelina. I am seven years old. I have been a great girl this year! I want the littlest pet shops complete set for Christmas. I love you Santa, Angelina Ervin   Dear Santa, My name is Cody, and I have been a good boy all year. For Christmas I want an i-pad, an x-box 360, a 3ds, and anything else you can fit in your sled. Thank you, Cody Tinsley   Dear Santa, My name is Tyler. I have tried to be good this year. I would like an i-pad, an i-phone, and a dirt bike for Christmas. I also want a 3ds. Tell Mrs. Clause I said hello. From, Tyler Thomas   Dear Santa, My name is Cameron. I have been a good boy all year. I want an i-pad, an i-phone, a 3ds, and an x-box. Thanks, Cameron Braaten

Dear Santa, I want a Teddy Bear for Christmas.  I hope you are O.K.  I like your elves.  I like your North Pole, because it is very cold there. Love, Faith Keener   Dear Santa, Can I have a puppy?  I would like to have a new backpack.  Is the North pole real? Love, Victoria Monks   Dear Santa, I want the Blizzard thing that makes your own ice cream.  I want some new pajamas.  How do you see us when we are  sleeping?  How do you make the toys so fast?  I love you and Thank you! Abigail Harrill   Dear Santa, I want a trampoline.  I want a big Teddy Bear.  I want Lincoln Logs.  I want my sister to be nice to me.  Why are you fat? I love you! Alissa Barkley   Dear Santa, I want clothes and a Elizabeth Cardin’s babydoll.  First-grade class Love, Nessa Hunter Dear Santa,   Thank you for all of the presents for all of the Dear Santa, I want a Dr. Dretful Chrsitmases.  How do Zombie Lab.  How is your you get all of the kid's presents to all of the kids reindeer's magic? Love, all night?  I would like a Landon Clowers Dr. Dretful Zombie Lab for   Christmas. Dear Santa, Love, How do your reindeers Logan Zychowicz fly?  I want a DS.   Love, Dear Santa, Angel Baker I would like Legos and a pet cat.  I'm wondering   Dear Santa, what would your elves' I want a Power Ranger clothes color would be?   for Christmas.  Thank you Love you Santa, for the presents from the Ethan Morris last Christmas.  You are   cool! Dear Santa, I love you, All I want for ChristTravis Knox mas is a big Teddy Bear.    Santa, how can you deliver all of those presents Dear Santa, I want the real Lightin one night? ning McQueen.  I want Love, some decorations that I Hailey Hughes can put on my door that   sticks.  I want a computer. Dear Santa, I want a real laptop and Thats all. Thank you Santa! a real DS that has a camAlec McLemore era and a Hello Kitty that   goes on it and clothes. Dear Santa, I love you, I want a dirt bike for Kylah Brooks Christmas.  I want a   laptop.  I want a remote Dear Santa, control airplane. I want a Sushi Cat.  I love you! What color are they? Kampbell Silver Love,   Colton Duckett Dear Santa,   I want a Barbie Doll Dear Santa, with a horsey. I want a kitten, a new Love, tea set, and a laptop.  I Summer Kilby wish you would come here and eat breakfast Mrs. Ashley’s with me. Love, Kindergarten class Lilly Thompson   Dear Santa, Dear Santa, Buy me two games, a I want a laptop and a toy, and flowers. Santa babydoll.  I want you to Claus I love you! come and eat lunch with Happy Holiday and me. Christmas, I love you Santa! Izaic Harris Kelsie Palmer Dear Santa,

Happy Birthday. I want a DSi. I love you Santa Claus, and I miss you so much! I want to see your reindeer and I want you to let it snow. I will bring you some cookies and I will bring you some milk. I love you. I will bring you a list of Santa Claus letters. I love you so much. Goodbye, Lacey Whitehead

Dear Santa, I like Rudolph, I like your red suit, I like your elves, I like you. I want a doll house, a bike, a princess doll, a princess dress, I want to dress up as a princess. I love you, Jadeyn Moore Dear Santa, You like to talk to me, Santa likes me. I want a farm set, that is all I want. Happy Holidays, Braden Haynes Dear Santa, I want LaLaLoopsy silly hair. Santa, thank you for my toys. I love you, Autumn McLemore Dear Santa, I want a speed motorcycle, then I want a skeleton lab, and a little remote control helicopter. I am giving you cookies and milk. How do your reindeer fly? I love Santa, Kap Rodgers

Dear Santa, Merry Christmas! I want Hot Sky Blue Sky that goes like 10 or 8 foot in the air. There is one car that I want but it’s not real though. I want a Monster House movie and a Razor scooter. There is another Avatar game I want. One more thing, the last thing I want is a stapler that works. Happy Holidays, Asa Allison Dear Santa, I want a remote control race car, a bicycle mongoose, a remote control speed car- that’s all. I want a reindeer, I think that’s all. Merry Christmas, Ashton Stamey Dear Santa, Thank you for my presents. I like your red suit. I love you Santa. I like your hat. You are the best Santa! You bring the best presents. Santa you are the best! I want a Barbie Doll, that’s all. Happy Christmas, Mylie Phillips Dear Santa, I like Christmas. I like it when you bring presents. I like it when you talk to people. I like it when you give presents to my momma. I like it when you bring presents to my daddy and Nana and Popsy. I like it when Mimi and Poppa give me hugs. I want a big humongous Transformer that is a giant. Merry Christmas, Cooper Lovingood


The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa, How does your deer fly? You get me presents, you are the best! I want a real baker, it’s kinda pretend but it’s real. Merry Christmas, Hannah Lynch

Letters to Santa 2011 — 11

Jennifer Bolix’s Dear Santa, Kindergarten class My name is Lauren

Dear Santa, My name is Andrea Aguilar. I am 5 years old. I have been a good girl this year. For Christmas, I would like a lot of Barbies. Dear Santa, I want two choo-choo’s, a If you bring me a doggie, red hay baler, red tractor, red I will play with it everyday. I would like princess hay rake, and a red comgames, a clock, some bine. I want to know how cupcakes, a teddy bear, your reindeer fly. I have some letters, and some been a good boy. new princess clothes too. Merry Christmas, I want to hug you when Brayden Summey you come to my house. Love, Dear Santa, Andrea I want a bike. How does Santa fly? I like Santa. I wish Santa could be here Dear Santa, with me. My name is April Corn. Happy Holidays, I am 6 years old and a Gavin Curry good girl. I would like a toy elephant, a teddy bear, Dear Santa, a puppy dog costume, and I want a new toy box, a Justin Bieber radio with some more toys, and that’s his songs on it. That’s all it. I like Rudolph. I like I want. Just put my name your red suit. on everything, and put my I love you, stuff under the Christmas Destin King tree. Love, Dear Santa, April I love you. Pippa loves Santa, she wants a dress. Dear Santa, Snickers wants a dress to My name is Nayeli put on. I want a new dress. Medina. I am a good girl. Get George a new hat and a For Christmas I want a dress. baby doll, a camera, makeI love you, up, and princess toys. Lilly Griffitts Please bring a new car for my mom and a new van for Dear Santa, I want a motor scooter, a my dad. I love you Santa. Love, bicycle, a pogo stick, and a Nayeli new flashlight. Thank you Santa. Thank you for bringDear Santa, ing toys. My name is Haydon Merry Christmas, Dixon and I am 5 years Kory Silver old. I am a very good boy. I do my work at school and Dear Santa Claus, I play good with my toys I want some pants and some boots and a DS and a at home. For Christmas, I flying helicopter that spies want a race track and race on some people. I want cars. I want a Bingo game, my momma to have some a doggie, and a dice game clothes, my daddy to have like I play in math class. I some clothes and a brand love you Santa. new pair of socks and I need Love, a brand new pair of socks. Haydon Something I really do want for Christmas is a paintball Dear Santa, gun. I am going to leave My name is Hunter some milk and cookies out. White. I am 5 years old. I love Santa Claus. I am a very good boy. I Merry Christmas, help my daddy wash his Dalton Parker truck a lot. For Christmas, I want a dirt bike and a Dear Santa, motorcycle. That’s all I I am going to give you want. I love you Santa. cookies and milk. I want a Love, remote control motorcycle, Hunter because I like motorcycles. I want a Wii, a train set, another strike, it’s a toy gun. Dear Santa, My name is Abigail KayA spiderman car and truck. lor and I am 5 years old. I I got something else on my am a whole bunch good list, a zombie lab. I know at home and at school. reindeer fly, I know they move their legs to fly. Santa I help my mommy fold clothes and put them up at rides a little carriage up in home. I do my letters and the sky. sounds at school like I’m Merry Christmas, supposed to. For ChristBrody Haynes mas, I would like a haircut shop with real water, real Dear Santa, hair spray, and a real hairI want a Barbie Doll to play with. I want some toys. brush. I want a makeup phone, a computer, a I love you! Thank You, guitar, and a Nintendo DS. Juanita Diaz Bring me a letter game like the one I play at school. Dear Santa, I want some blocks, a How do reindeer fly? Tinkerbell book, some real Elves make toys! I want a baby frogs, some different plastic sword and a plastic color rocks for the frogs, a shield that I saw at Walmart new little trampoline that’s in the toy aisle, Dr. Jekyll’s just for me, and Ed’s Head zombie land, and the pirate game. I love you Santa. ship. Love, Merry Christmas, Abigail Blake Trejo

Dear Santa, My name is Lillian Barton. I am 5 years old and a very Davis. I am 5 years old, and I am a very good girl. good girl. I help by mopping the kitchen floor and I brush I’m nice to my friends at my own hair. For Christmas school and I help them I would like some roller on the playground. For skates, a My Little Pony Christmas, I want a tree house, a turtle, a goldfish, set, a laptop computer, a and a computer. I love you jewelry box, a new hairbrush, a stuffed animal kangaroo Santa. and turtle, some new books, Love, a clock, some games like Lauren Bingo and number games, a number chart, and a Barbie Dear Santa, set. Thank you Santa. My name is Jake PatLove, terson, and I am 5 years Lillian old. I have been a very good boy this year. I drink Dear Santa, lots of water and I don’t watch TV that much. I help My name is James Adkins and I am 5 years old this my mom color her work year. I’ve been pretty good for school. I also helped this year, and from now on I my dad fix the motor in will be real, real good. For his truck one time. For Christmas, I would like for Christmas, I would like you to bring me a monster some little toy trucks. I truck with a remote control. can’t think of anything else, so you can bring me I also want a race track with some surprises. I love you three cars – one for me, one for my baby sister, and one Santa. for my brother. I would like Love, an iPod, too. I want the three Jake cars that I saw on TV too. You turn them on and they Dear Santa, My name is Bob Tallent. drive on rocks, water, and dirt. A DSi would be a nice I am 6 years old, and a very nice boy. I’m nice to gift too. Thank you Santa. Love, everybody at my house. I James clean up after myself, and I help watch the baby. For Dear Santa, Christmas, I want some My name is Alexus new video games, some hero guys, a stuffed animal Hambelton. I am 5 years old. I have been real good like a lion, some books, this year. I let Nana color and the Thor movie, some Lego’s, and whatever else play games with me. I help my momma clean dishes. you want to bring me. I let Papaw color with me Thank you Santa. too. I would like an iPad for Love, Christmas. I want an iPod Bob too. I also want some princess roller skates, a tea set, Dear Santa, My name is Ty Jones. I a hair set that makes your am 5 years old. I have been really good this year. I do what my mommy tells me to do. I listen at school, and I follow directions quickly. For Christmas I want a toy robot that walks and talks. I want a train set, a SpongeBob that turns into a Mr. Crab toy, a set of Army men, a purple zombie costume, and a black Promethean Board like the one I have at school. I love you Santa. Love, Ty Jones

hair different colors, a DS, a Barbie castle, a Barbie van and camper, some Barbie babies, a Barbie costume with a mask, a baby puppy that’s real, chicken eggs that will hatch and a cage to keep my chickens in, and an Ed’s Head game. Thank you Santa. Love, Alexus

Dear Santa, My name is Zoe Rudesill. I am 5 years old this year, and I have been very good. I haven’t hit anyone. I help my momma carry groceries and plant seeds. I help my dad stay awake when he’s driving. For Christmas, I would like Rapunzel hair, a Rapunzel dress, Rapunzel shoes, and the Rapunzel movie. I want a doll house with twin babies, a girl and a boy. I would like a Jenga game and a new pair of scissors. I want my big cat to have a kitten. I’ll name the kitten Rapunzel. I’d like to have some pet frogs in a plastic container and a fish too. Please bring me two candy canes, a plastic one and a real one. And I would like a new pencil too. I love you Santa. Love, Zoe

Dear Santa, My name is Jacob Stallcup and I am 5 years old. I have been pretty good this year. I pick up garbage and take it to the dump with my daddy. I sweep the kitchen and living room too. I listen to my teacher at school. For Christmas I would like a toy train set like the one at school and a monster truck that jumps when you roll it. I want a real pet chicken. It can’t have any buttons on it, because then it won’t be real. It has to move and have veins to be alive. Thank you for all my stuff. I love you Santa. Love, Dear Santa, Jacob My name is Patrick Nelson. I am 6 years Dear Santa, old. I have been very My name is Ty Haynes. good this year. I obey I am 6 years old this year. my parents and I do I have been good this all my chores. I watch year. I help my mom clean after my little brother the house and I practice and help him learn. For reading every day. For Christmas, I would like Christmas I would like some G I Joe stuff, Hot a Puss-n-Boots game, Wheel cars, some books, a monster truck toy, a and some action figures. whistle, a Scooby-Doo toy, I love you Santa. and a SpongeBob game. Love, That’s all I want. Thank Patrick you Santa. I love you. Love, Ty Haynes

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Dear Santa, My name is Olivia Slaughter. I am 5 years old, and a real good girl. I help my mom dust the TV station and I sweep the floor. For Christmas I want a bunch of Barbie dolls, some make-up, a teddy bear, a bunch of clothes, my own hair bow set, and a bunch of games like Bingo, Oops, and Monopoly. I love you Santa. Love, Olivia Dear Santa, My name is Sevastian Garcia. I am 5 years old. I have been very good at home and at school. I help feed the chickens and I help my daddy kill them. I listen when my teacher is talking, and I eat good food. For Christmas I want a little dog, a police video game, some pet frogs, a cat, and some more chickens. Love, Sevastian

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12 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa, My name is Madison Fogle. I am 5 years old and I have been very good this year. I hand my mom her purse all the time and I help her with the groceries. For Christmas I want a My Real Baby Doll, and another baby doll that fakes using the bathroom. My mom thinks that’s gross, but it isn’t gross to me. I want some little dolls that wear clothes, and you can change their diapers. I want some books about animals to read. A fake cash register that makes sounds would be nice too. I would like a Barbie computer and a Barbie camper too. Please bring me some Barbie clothes, a Barbie spotlight and stage, and some new Barbies too. I love you Santa. Love, Madison

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Dear Santa, I want a lego game, a Star War gun and a lego train. Tristan Dupes P.S. Logan really wants a Pooh movie Dear Santa, I want a four-wheeler, a dirt bike and some cars. I just want to know how you make all of the toys for the kids? Malyki Harris Dear Santa, I want a race track that cost $15.00 and some cars. I also would like to have a cartoon movie. I would also like for my brother to have a little toy car. Jalin Harold Dear Santa, I want a Chihuahua, a dog bowl and some food for my dog. Nayeli Constantino

Dear Santa, I would like some cars, some monster trucks and a little airplane. I like you Santa. Ethan Lee

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Dear Santa, My name is Jasmane. I am 8 years old and in Dear Santa, Mrs. Turpin’s second I would like a toy rocket grade class. I want a ship, a pirate ship and I dog, a horse, and any would like to have a beautiful Justin Bieber stuff. Bring dress for dress up. I love my brother and sister you Santa and I would like to something too please. I see you one day. love you Santa! Lilly Schwartz Love, Jasmane Keller Dear Santa, I would like a beast car, a big monster truck and a toy Dear Santa, car. How many deers do you Have I been good this year? Have I been bad? have Santa? If I have been good this Audie Baker year, will you bring me my own white lab puppy? Dear Santa, I want it to be a girl. I want a laptop, a “D” car Love, and a toy weed eater. Madisyn Gibson Andy Denhartog Dear Santa, I want a Woody, Buzz Lightyear and Spongebob. Evan Jarnigan

Dear Santa, I want a real crock a Godzilla, a toy robot and an action figure mega Godzilla. Dear Santa, I would like to have a race I will have milk and cookies car track that hangs on the waiting for you. wall, a 3ds, and a cotch Lance Gunter rocket. Shady Presley Dear Santa, I want some more ponies, Dear Santa, Barbie dolls and a pair of I would like to have a slippers. I love you Santa Barbie charm school, a Claus. Barbie Princess doll and a Alona Stallans Barbie tent. Dear Santa, I want a baby doll, a dog, and one baby. Sherlyn Mejia

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Dear Santa, I have been very good this year. I would like a black Nintendo DS and the Nintendo DS game Phineas and Ferb across the Second Dimension. Also for Christmas, I would like the movies Cars 2 and Transformers Dark of the Moon. Thank you very much! Merry Christmas! Love, Silas Smith

Dear Santa: I have been good this year. I hope you can get me all I ask for. I want a new mp3 player, a TV for my room, and purple unicorn stompeez. I will leave you cookies and milk. Tell Rudolph, I said hi. Caroline Brooks

Dear Santa: This year I would really want a mood lamp made by Orbeez an American Girl doll, and a new comforter with a rainbow on it. I wished you would also bring some new dog toys for Cooper. Shelby Hopper

Dear Santa: I want a warming blanket, a TV bracket and then I want a chase and lots of candy. Riley

Dear Santa: I want a computer and piano, a sunshine and Rapunzek, a train and a fire truck and a Barbie doll, too. Tierra James

Dear Santa: I want a dollhouse for Christmas and some Barbies with different clothes and dishes and fake food. Lainey

Dear Santa: I want a swing set, a doggie that you pull a string and it walks. I would like Momma to have a sun that she can hold. I’ve been good. I like baby dolls and Dora dolls. And I like all my friends at school. Madison Woody

Dear Santa: I want a Playstation and games, flat screen TV, Dear Santa: Monopoly game, Yahtzee I want a ranger and a game, Sorry Game, a real raser and a four wheeler golf set, Uno game, Alien and a drag racing game Dear Santa, legos, dart tag five journals, and a water judge and I want an RC Army heliBop it, monster books a a horse and a pink shirt copter, an RC boat, video games, Play Station 3, Nerf and yellow shirt and a big phone like daddy’s a big new playhouse, play helicopter. I bucket of hot wheels. guns, Hot Wheels, army love Santa. Kaden toys, movies, and fish for Brayden Bystry my tank. Thank you and I Dear Santa: hope to get my presents. Dear Santa: I want a dog, a ball, a Love, dress, a slinky and puppy. My name is Cameron I am Lee 6 years old. For Christmas I Sophia would love a life size SpiderDear Santa, man wall sticker. Thank you. Dear Santa: Will you get me MarioKart, Club penguins, Harry I want a DS 3D, suit up I have been good this year. Cameron Thurston Potter, and Selda? Also an Wii game, a flat screen TV for my room, wrestling amusement park, a lot of men, sky jumps and wall Dear Santa: I Spy games, and a lot of I want a bike and a dog. tracks hot wheels. I’ve DS games. Get my sister Thank you. been good this year. the game Babysitter. I’ve Briant Huston Bryson Mize been good this year and my sister has too. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Love, I want a new bike and hot I would like for you to Ayden Lemarr bring me a baby doll and wheels beat that. Monster Ms. Marie Bower’s bring my goat Otis, a new trucks, cars, legos, remote control car, Lincoln logs, sweater, so he won’t get class pencils and paper for my cold in the winter. And bring me some toy horses brother, tape for Mom and Dear Santa: a great big surprise for my to play with and some I have been a very good new cowgirl boots to ride dad. boy this year. Please bring Kylan Carson my horse Casper with and me some power rangers, an a new green bridle to ride iPod touch, a blue cammy horse with. Thank you. Kelly Davis’ era, some Pokemon and Gracie Davis Pre-K class Bakugan cards and figures, a Red Ryder BB gun. I love Dear Santa: Dear Santa: you very much. Would you I would like a Captain I want a piggy bank and bring my brother, Jeffrey the America shield, hot wheel Monster High dolls, a teddy same things, but make his tracks trucks and cats too. bear Ella and new crayons camera red. Thank you very I have been good today. for Kelsey. much. Benjamin Emery Edmonds John Williams

Dear Santa, How are you? Is Rudolph doing OK? I would like WWE Colossal Crashdown, a hunting DS game, and Beyblade Battle Fusion, Sing Cara and Randy Orton. Love, Dear Santa: Stephen Harris I would like for you to bring me a nintendo 3DS. I Dear Santa, have been wanting one for I do believe in you so long. I would also like to Santa. What I want for have a new lalaloopsie doll, Christmas: I would they are my favorite. Could like an E Spark Electric you also bring me some Scooter. Monster High dolls and Love, toys? I promise I have been Daniel real good this year, Santa. Aubrey Bolinger Dear Santa, I would like more Dear Santa: games for my DS. I I would love for you to would like some space bring me a Monster High books and toys. microphone and dolls I Love, would also like a boy lalaBraxton Bright loopsie doll and a nintendo 3DS for Christmas. I love to wear makeup so please bring me Barbie makeup. I promise I will not forget milk and cookies. Amara Bolinger

Dear Santa: I would like a hula hoop, a mirro that I can write on with markers and new Barbie clothes, a new bike some glitter pens, makeup, earrings and clothes. Destiny Woody

Dear Santa: I want you to bring me a safe, a shotgun, a mirDear Santa: ror, a 3DS, a flashlight, a I want play dough, littlest knife, and I want you to pet shop, coffee, a fox, Gary bring my Bebba a dog. I and a microwave for my would like a guitar and a room. trampoline too. Sammie Blake Summey Dear Santa: I have been a good girl this year. I would like a littlest pet shop walkables, Magic Motion Treehouse pet set, Barbie printable hair doll, a Leap Pad, Monster High Clawdeen Dead Tired, bed and doll and art supplies. Don’t forget the other boys and girls. Kylee Webb

Dear Santa: I want a toy robot. Get me a walking Diego, and an Army hat, zip-zap zip up my finger. I’m going to leave you snacks and a cup of hot milk. Leland Croft

Dear Santa: My name is Alex. I want a toy four wheeler, monster truck, bowling ball, a new shirt, because my two shirts went in the trash. I like shirts. Santa, I will be good and leave you shirt under the Ms. Karen Pappas’ tree. Alex Blackshire class

Dear Santa: I have been trying really hard to be good. I would like Wrestling stuff and games, please, and bring Jada some music and Brianna a dairy. Thank you. John (J.T.) Stafford

Dear Santa: I want a sandbox, some new shoes that have race cars on them that are really fast. I want a new tractor that is faster than my old one. I want some houseshoes. Draven Miller


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Dear Santa: I would like to have a paper Jamz and a stuffed animal, a gogo puppy, my favorite dolls is Barbies. I like dollhouses and books. I like hairbows, too. Macey White

boy, so would you please bring me a game called Dear Santa: Angry Birds and remote I would like an Angry controlled trucks, cars and Bird plush toy, a baby uniguns, clothes and also Dear Santa: corn pillow pet, a new doll Thomas the Train set. I want a toy dog for and a pretty dollhouse to James Dye Christmas, a baby doll, a play with. I would also Darcie Dolen’s class toy pony. I wish you could like some legos please. Dear Santa: bring me something good. Thank you Santa. I would like a purple figit, Ms. Folmar’s class a video game, a puppy and Desiree Whaley Catherine Weil kitty, another new horse, an Dear Santa: Dear Santa: American Girl doll and a Dear Santa: I want a Julie American I want a lego ball, a hot baby doll, the new penquin My name is Hope. How Girl doll and DS games. I wheel car, another hot that comes with a baby, are you and Rudolph? also want the Smurf Movie. wheel, a new BB gun, an named Pembro. Santa, I I am putting up my I love you Santa. angel ball. I was good. hope you like your milk Rudolph stocking after Elise Kile Jesse Winger and cookies. Thanksgiving. I know Love Rudolph likes it. I can’t Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Brylee Guffey wait until you come to my I want a buttefly watch, a I want a Barbie, another house. I am gonna stay necklace, a ring and a DS Barbie car and I have been up until you get here. Will Ms. White and game for my DSI, princess good, a lot of stuff for you come to my house game a radio to put in my Ms. Settle’s class Christmas from Santa. first? For Christmas will room to play CDs and a Kaysen Butler lamp a new real phone and Dear Santa: you please bring me a case and new boots with Skecher shoes that light up and a girlfriend for my fur on top, a baby doll, car dog Scout. I will leave you seat and play set. Love, some milk and cookies. Shianne Croft Thank you, Hope Mills Dear Santa: I want the Barbie Dream Dear Santa: house, Barbie Fairy Secret Please bring me a baby Movie, an American Girl doll and a dollhouse. doll with blonde or red hair, Sara Moore Dear Santa: your choice, a different wuggle pet, please. For children I want Barbies, a phone, Dear Santa: in Africa to have medicine red apples, markers, paint. I have been a good and for my nana to feel all I have been good. boy. I want toy guns, better. Hugs and kisses to Kylie Pliske SpongeBob toys, Wii reindeer and all. games and transformer Lexie Davis Dear Santa: toys. Last, but not least, I want you to get me a bunk beds for my sister Dear Santa: puppy. I want you to get and me with SpongeBob What I would like for me art stuff. I want a paint bedding. Thank you and Christmas is a tool to fix my easel, I’m going to be don’t forget your cookies favorite train and a small good. and milk. sailboat that really floats. Jalynn Newton Jason Thank you Santa. Dear Santa: I like to get my own calendar. I want Jetta’s family to bring her some lipgloss. I like to get new glitter. I want Santa to bring a special flat. I want a painting center. I have been good. Addison Raper

Dear Santa: I want a Thomas, some toys, orange juice. I want to tell you I have been good. Abigail Roman

Dear Santa: I hope you will like my Christmas tree. I hope you like my lights and I want an iPod that has a bunch of games. I like you beDear Santa: cause you bring presents I want to get special toys, and I like them very much special games, special and I want a gold necklace horses, toy cars, baby and a flat screen TV and dolls, toy games. I love some new shoes, that look words and I love Christslick and new pants and mas. I want toys for my shirts. I want my clothes dog on Christmas. I will to look slick and a new leave you cookies with flat hat and Justin Bieber Santa Claus on them. stuff and that’s all. Dana Huffman Trent Peak Dear Santa: I want new teddy bears, a pony bed. I have been good. I’m going to leave you cookies and milk. Liliana Sanchez Dear Santa: I want a unicorn toy, a bunny toy that is a baby, a turtle that can walk by itself, a pony that runs all by itself, a cute little bear that is a baby, a little toy mouse, a clock. I will hug Santa when he comes. Jetta Blackshire Dear Santa: I think I have been good at the coffee shop, a four wheeler, a Jeep monster truck, and a little toy motorcycle. Devyn Gibson Dear Santa: I want new clothes, new shoes, a new shirt and a real hamster. I will leave you strawberries, cookies and milk. Trentity Peak

Dear Santa: I want a race track remote control car, Thomas the Train Discovery Hero remote control train, lego blocks and nerf guns. Thank you Santa. Don’t forget my brothers. Dylan Layne Dear Santa: Please bring me a TinkerBell pillow and a TinkerBell blanket and a pink whistle. Darla Cindy Akins Dear Santa: I want a toy dog and cat with glasses, the Zelda action figures from Game Stop and I like Christmas very much. Shianne Roberts Dear Santa: I have been a good boy this year and I would like pop the pig game, PS2 game, book, Jessie to play with Woody and a computer. Ethan

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My name is Mark Johnson III. I have been a really good boy this year. All I want for Christmas is a Wii game system with games, and a great white Christmas with my family again. Mark Johnson III Dear Santa: I want a toy car for Christmas, a hunting toy, a slingshot and some binoculars for Christmas. Preston

Dear Santa: I would like to have a Star Wars lego game, the book of dragons movie, the loopz game, the alphabet scoop game, a Cars 2 movie, Kung fu Panda 2 movie, air hockey game, and a helicopter. Thank you. Shawn R. Dunn

Dear Santa: My name is Ashlyn Mason. I have been a very good girl. I would like to have a blue DSI XL, a Cars 2 game and puss and boots game and a Monster High game all for the DSI please and some Monster High Dear Santa: I hope you have enjoyed stuff and puss and boots your summer. I hope your movie and the smurfs movie. Thank you very reindeer is good also. much. I would like the game Ashlyn Mason Tron, the new Ben 10 and superhero movies. I would also like a nerf sword and Dear Santa: I love you and Christmas shield. We are going to is my favorite. I always love make my grandma’s famous cookies for you and the presents you give me. leave you some milk too. You are one of my best Be safe when you are go- friends Santa. I cannot believe what you do. I love you ing to everyone’s house. with all my heart. Be careful Bryce Bowers Santa. I will pray for you. Edorah Dawson Dear Santa: I want boots and clothes and picture with Santa Ms. Taylor’s class and a flatscreen TV and an umbrella, and a pillow Dear Santa: pet, and an alarm clock I want a Dsi a jeep and a and a new backpack and four wheeler and a horse. some Barbies and an xBox Olivia 360. Dear Santa: Raven I’ve been a good boy. I Dear Santa: want an Optimus Prime and I want a DSI and an lego nygago toys, a BeyiPod, houseshoes, pink blade and the Puss n Boots shirt and Barbie doll, movie. Please and thank pool, coloring book you very much Santa. and crayons, puppy and Bradi Smith cheerleading pompoms. Haley E. Dear Santa: I want a game called Call Dear Santa: of Duty, Warfare 2 and a I want a PSP and 3D jacket. games and a lot of kingMason dom hearts games and a lot more video games. I Dear Santa: want a lot of lego sets and I was good because I was lego marvel guys and lego happy. So will you bring me mini figure. some toys for Christmas? Trevor Vinnie Dear Santa: I would like some more zhu zhu pets, a Hello Kitty, and a teddy bear and a video game because I lost mine. Carly Millsaps

Dear Santa: Please send me an orange cat stuffed animal toy, a tent, a Hello Kitty toy. Thank you Santa. Aislynn Dear Santa: I have been really good so far this year. I would like you to bring me some superhero action figures, an iPod, video games and some new Ben 10 toys. P.S. Don’t forget my brothers. Cain Long Dear Santa: Thank you for the toys you bought me last year. This year I want a NASCAR track. Hope you like the milk and cookies I will leave out for you Jordan S. Dear Santa: I want hot wheels, a dirt bike, a new toy airplane, a new xBox cords, a nintendo DS light and lots of candy, a dog, a bike a car, a motor scooter, a basketball goal, a basketball, a new pair of shoes and that’s all I want. Thanks, Bradley Dear Santa: I want the whole set of Barbie Princess Charm School, another newborn baby, if you have one, a leap pad, a tag pen, Barbie Princess Charm School coloring book, and the whole set of Junie B Jones books. My brother wants a car. Thank you Santa. Love, Emily Letner

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14 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa: I would like an iPod and boots, book bag, radio, a TV with a VCR and a DVD. a microphone, baby doll that says moma, a guitar, and a soft warm blanket, nice warm coat, Dsi and games. Madison Sparks Dear Santa: My name is Alyssa Roberts and I have been a very good girl this year. I would like you to bring me a nintendo Dsi for Christmas and I will leave you milk and cookies and carrots for your reindeer. Alyssa Roberts

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Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like to have a blue I want a Christmas choobike and a Monster High choo train and blue train. doll. Please bring my mom Carter Randolph something nice. I love you Ms. McGrew’s class Santa. Aliyah Stinnett Dear Santa: I have been very good this year. I would like some baby dolls and Barbie clothes. Jeriann (name was not legible)

Dear Santa: My name is Patrick and I am 5 years old. I have been very good this year and even shared toys with my little brother. I would like a scooter, a new football Dear Santa: game for my PSP, a LightI would like to have a ning McQueen table and club pagwin membership, chairs, a toy boat to play in a 3D ds game, and to give the water and a big crayone my family a gift. Mom, box for all my crayons and some pajamas, dad a shirt, markers. sister, camo purse and my Patrick Jenkins nana, frog socks. Thank you. Dear Santa: Sajin Carpenter I would like a bot that has 100 boats and you can Ms. Sherry rescue the guy. I would also like to have the green Dalton’s class guy that has the yellow monster and lego ninjas. Dear Santa: This year for Christmas, I I also like train sets, and I would like some new action really want a swing set with a slide and monkey bars figures and some transformers. I also like things and a clubhouse on it. The last thing I would like is the you build with. Mega T-Rex. Thank you. Jade Stephens Jeremiah Elmore Dear Santa: I would like a Buzz Light- Dear Santa: Hope you are doing year toy or anything about good, have a safet trip. I Buzz. would like to have a Giga Love, ball, spin tumble Bounce Hunter Watson and Crawl in it. I would also like to have the wireDear Santa: less hunting video game. I love Tinkerbell, she sparkles and flies, so Santa Please bring my Brother please bring me Tinkerbell Jason some cars and trucks. I will leave you milk and lots of candy for me and Alex lots of toys if you and cookies. Love, got them. Brianna K. Lowe Jayda Rose Finn Dear Santa: I want a Fisher Price Barn Dear Santa: I would like a red power with animals. I want Buzz ranger and a wolverine for and Woody toys. Thank Christmas. you very much. Love, Love, Aiden Mason Matthew Pearson Dear Santa: I would like to have a Mario Wii game, little cars, stuffed pig, Thomas the train, blocks and movie of Team Umizoomi. My sisters Angel and Allison would like dolls and music. Love, Allen Freeman

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Ms. Koch’s class Dear Santa: My name is Jacob. I am 7 years old. I want a new pokemon game for my DS. I want a new pack of Pokemon cards. I want a new toy car. Jacob Goodman

Dear Santa: I have been a good boy this year. I would like wrestlers, an elimination chamber ring and small championship belts. I also would like a Jake Locker jersey and a cheese head. Hunter Armstrong Dear Santa: I would like to have an iPod and a pair of sparkly shoes. I would also like to have a bird. I saw on TV and some new clothes and some KOKO puppies. Tabitha Peak Dear Santa: I would like four wheeler. I want a hunting suit and a cop suit. Merry Christmas. Love, Gabe Weaver Dear Santa: I would like a Ben 10 gun, an iPod and a nintendo DS. Also please bring my sister Destiny, a my little pony toy. Thank you Merry Christmas. I love you. Shawn Lanford Dear Santa: I want LPS teensies, more chapter books, more coloring books, battleship, new movies and LPS walkables. Sierra Knott Dear Santa: I want the Elimination Chamber and the WWE Wrestlemania XXVII figures and the Cars 2 cars. Chandler Holliday Dear Santa: For Christmas I would like a Wii and Phineas and Ferb across the second Dimension the movie and the game. Then I would like a Cars 2 lego set. Now I want a laptop. Caleb Rudd Dear Santa: Since, I have been good this year, I would like a lot of toys. I would like an iphone, a toy car, lots of Nintendo DS and Playstation games and money. I will leave you some gingerbread cookies and milk. Just leave a few for me. Abigail Johnson

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Dear Santa: I would like a playstation so me and my daddy can do it together. My papa David Biegler, I want him to feel better and Santa bring him a house so papa and mommy and sissy and daddy can live together. My sister Savannah Hagood loves Barbies or baby dolls. My stepsister, Alexis wants to see Tennessee snow and I miss her. She might come to stay for two weeks. My mom would love to afford a bike and baseball outfits. My daddy loves to fish and hunt and my stepbrother is so far away, I hope he gets a phone. Grandma Donna wishes Santa would bring her happiness and knows she is a great grandma. Nathan Michael Adcock

Dear Santa: I want a baby doll, littlest pet giraffe and monkey, American Girl Doll, pee wee pillow pet dolphin, pink zhuzhu pet, littlest pet shop deer, Baby Rapunzel doll, fairy erasers, littlest pet shop horse. Kaylie Patterson

Dear Santa: I have been good. I want an Assassin’s Creed Revelations, game for PS3. Dear Santa: I would like a Fijit Friend, I want a tablet, a WWE Transforming Ring. I would a password journal and like Monopoly too. I will some Monster High toys leave you some cookies. for Christmas. Would Brady Hutchison you also bring me a mini lalaloopsy treehouse play set and a guitar. I hope you Dear Santa: I would like a telescope, a have a wonderful Christmas and a happy new year. go-cart, a cat track loader, a MLT 633 telescopic leader, Amy Tate a remote control tow mater Mr. Phillips’ class and a remote control jeep. I have been really good. I will leave your cookies and milk Dear Santa: in the same place. You are the best. Hope Landyn Watson you have had a good year. I would like a ninja turtle PS3 game, some clothes, Dear Santa: I want a Wii, a new xbox a bike, and please bring controllers and games my brother, Bubba, a komodo dragon for a pet. please. I have been a pretty good boy most of the year. Dakota Thank you. Chandler Mason Dear Santa: I want a bike, and a real Mindy Davis’ class makeup set and a real set of jewelry and a Dsi and a doggy bed with toys with Dear Santa: I want a Moxie girl doll it. and a bicycle along with a Kaiden pair of skates, helmet, some church shoes, a pair of long Dear Santa: gloves, a Doodle bear, so My name is Ivey Grace Merrell. I have been pretty I can write on it, makeup, and doctor stuff to play good this year. Please with. bring me some new Saylar Buscher cowgirl boots, a dairy queen blizzard maker, and Dear Santa: a movie girls riding club I have been a pretty good horse and doll. I will leave girl this year and I want you milk and cookies for to make sure you know a little snack. Please be I moved to Tennessee. I careful! would like a Barbie house Ivey with dolls, Dora books and Dora rooms for my Dora Dear Santa: house. I would really love I want a football and a for my Mamaw, Gunggung TV and a halo men and a and Auntie to be here in football jersey and a lab Tennessee with my family too. and me on Christmas. Love, Mariah Harris Brody Dear Santa: I want a baby doll and a new bike and some more Wii games and a portable TV and DVD player. Delancy Dear Santa: I have been a good girl and I would like a Wii and a rocking chair and a Barbie computer. Love, Emma Harrill

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Dear Santa: I would like a baby doll, some clothes, a kitchen set, a Nintendo DS and the Tangled movie and Tangled comforter. I would also like the new Lady Antebellum CD. I have been very, very good this year. Merry Christmas Santa. I love you and your reindeer. Briana Ivens

Dear Santa: I want an iPod, a trampoline, two nerf guns and two shield and a BB gun. I want a football and a basketball. Cabel Trammell

Dear Santa: I want a toy TV, a doll, a vacuum cleaner and a toy sewing machine, and a teddy bear blanket. I will leave you milk and cookies. Promise Hope Coleman Dear Santa: I would like to have a Red Ryder BB gun. I promise I won’t shoot my eye out and I really would like to have a bike, a new pair of cowboy boots, cowboy hats and a cowboy gun and one more thing, some cowboy and Indian toys. P.S. don’t forget the BBs. I will leave you milk and cookies. Love, Keith Morgan Jr.

Dear Santa: I would like to have a race car, an army suit like my big brother, David, new shoes, a clock and a Wii game. Nathan Chapman Dear Santa: I want a tangled Barbie, Barbie fashion doll, a baby alive and Barbie with bikes. Melanie McCarroll

Ms. Jane Yates’ class Dear Santa: I have been a good girl. How was your summer break? Have you been warm at the north pole? So, I would like a giraffe pillow pet and pet shops, butterfly net candy, a computer, a toy golf course. Shea Evans Dear Santa: I want a dollhouse and a Barbie and I want a LPS and I will give a deer an apple. Maddy Dear Santa: I would like to have an xBox 360 system for Christmas and some games to go with it if you can. Scott Lee Cooper Dear Santa: I would like an xBox 360 and a flashlight and an iPod that is real. Brandon Dear Santa: I want a doll house and a live doll too and the Hello Kitty too and a big flat screen TV. Faith Dear Santa: I have been a pretty good girl this year. If you could please bring me a pink flip phone, clothes, furry boots, shoes, a Barbie jeep, a jacket, chapter books, a furreal dog and a pretty belt, and a mp3 player. Hanna Repass Dear Santa: Thank you for my toys last year. Can you please bring me baby zhu zhu pets, zoobles, squinkies and an Aguapet. I will leave you cookies and milk. I’m thankful for you. Morgan Mainor Dear Santa: Will you please bring every a child a gift? I would like a computer. Everyone deserves a nice Christmas. I will be really good. Bailey

K. Pennington’s class Dear Santa: I would like V-tech touch games, new DS games, books, Barbies and new Barbie clothes and bring daddy home for Christmas. He is on a military ship. Love always, Maddison Atkins


The Advocate & Democrat — www.advocateanddemocrat.com Dear Santa: I want an xbox 360 and a four wheeler. I want a real dog, a zip up jacket, $100, cars and the movie, Cars 2. I want a Santa water bottle. Jared Mason Dear Santa: I want new school clothes, new shoes, some socks, some boots, some toys, Barbies, Barbie mermaid, the Barbie movie that has fairies in it. Maya

Dear Santa: I would like a fashion girl, a baby alive with the big head, dress up shoes, princess dream castle, dream townhouse, printable hair doll, monster high dolls, a bigger bike, GoGo Walking Pup for Christmas. Megan Harmon

Dear Santa: I want a Barbie princess Charm School movie, a Monster High Barbie doll, the vampire kind, a new video game, called Little Pet Shop and a phone Dear Santa: for Christmas. I want a I’ve been a good girl this 3DS. I also want a piggy year. I would like to have a teacup. One more thing a Barbie car and Barbies. brand new Little Pet Shop Savannah Harris that walks. P.S. Santa, my daddy wants a new truck. Dear Santa: Aliyah Jenkins I would like to have PSP games for Christmas, a Dear Santa: new pair of boots, some I would like to have a clothes and a spiderman hiking backpack just like blanket. my daddy’s, new hiking Simon boots, a tent, a new big boy fishing pole and a Mrs. Darcy’s class Lightning McQueen remote control car. I would really like to have these, cause Dear Santa: My name is Tyler. I have I’ve been a very good son been a good boy this year. and brother to my family. I would like to have some Thank you Santa. Elijah Blanchard-Free games for my Wii and DS, Cars 2 movie, race track, nerf gun and some Dear Santa: This year please rememtrains. I would also love to have my own TV and DVD ber those children who player with movies for my do not have a nice home or caring parents, food to room. Thank you. eat or the comforts I enjoy. Tyler Zortman Bring them what they need most this Christmas, Ms. McClendon’s special love and attention First-grade class and some toys will help. I am in first grade and I have Dear Santa: done my homework, care I hope the reindeer are for my pets and fought less ready for Christmas. How with my sister, Katherine is Rudolph? I have been and loved my parents. It really, really good. That’s would be nice to have a why I am asking for money BeyBlade, a glowable zhuzhu pet with its battlestato buy my Mamaw and tion, zhu-zhu’s armor and Mom and Morgan a new please an xBox without a house. Please tell Mrs. Claus and the elves I said remote control box, so my mom and dad can exercise. hi. Love and thanks, Issac Elliot Keanu Dear Santa: My name is Jeremiah. I Dear Santa: We have a new home. I have been good this year. hope you can find it. Give I would like a PSP, super hero stuff, zombie lab and Rudolph a hug for me. Jayna nerf guns and stuff for my stocking. Dear Santa: Jeremiah Gray I have been a very good boy this year. Will you Dear Santa: please bring me a Monster I want a kids laptop and High truck and a Nintendo a kids camera and a Barbie 3DS. Please bring me I can change her hair and some games for the Nina little dog that walks and tendo 3DS. I will leave you a light up toothbrush and milk and cookies. a Barbie jeep and a Barbie Bradley Moser that swims with her dog. Kierra Stricklan Dear Santa: I would like a baby doll Dear Santa: and some makeup and I would like kids complease bring my sister, puter with games on it, a Jayden a princess baby Barbie that I can change doll and Hayden a tracher hair, a toy puppy I can tor and my big sister, walk and a Barbie jeep Meaghan, an mp3 player. I can drive and a kid’s Thank you so much Santa. camera. Danielle Keely Stricklan Dear Santa: I’ve been extra good this year. I would like for you to bring me a new special Barbie Dream Castle. Santa you are the best. You are the best Santa of all. Merry Christmas. HO HO HO. Madyson Chedore

Dear Santa: Thank you for all the presents I got last year. This year I would like a Commander Baraca, Commander Gree and Commander Bly from Star Wars. I’ll take a PSP. Thank you. Cooper Self Dear Santa: I want a stroller, a pillow pet, easy bake oven and a TV. Callie Wall

Dear Santa: I have been good. Here is a list of some things I would like. DSi, xBox 360, car, clothes, wallet. My sister McCoy would like a computer, Mom a English bulldog, Dad a new truck. I hope you like the cookies and milk. Richmond Blackburn

Dear Santa: I have been good this year. For Christmas, I want an iPad2. I would also like a Charlie Brown set of characters like Ms.Dana’s. Dear Santa: Thank you and have a nice I love Christmas beChristmas. cause it’s Jesus’ birthday. Love, It’s not because you get Emma Massengale presents it’s because you love Jesus. Please give Dear Santa: a little girl who is poor I want a little brown dog some of my gifts. and a little poodle and I Jordan Hommerding want a robot and I want toys. Dear Santa: Stacey Beverley Please bring me an iPad2 some books and a Dear Santa: new basketball. I would I’m going to leave you also like an American cookies and milk out for Girl doll and an iPod and you. Please bring me a a necklace. helicopter and an iPad 2. Tori McLemore Merry Christmas, Love, Kaitlyn Taylor Dear Santa: How is your wife? What Ms. Whited’s I want for Christmas is Kindergarten class an Kinect and Jordan wants an xBox. By the way, I’ve been extra good Dear Santa: My name is Max Weese. this year. I am in kindergarten and I Love, like to go to school. I have Jared Anderson been good all year and I would like to have a remote Dear Santa: I want a story book of control race car, some legos all the fairy tales. And an to build things and any kind of tools and some games. I iPad and a DSi games and all the books you can love you and will leave you milk and cookies. buy. Thank you so much. Max I love you so much. Isaiah Barnes

Dear Santa: I really want four things: stuffed unicorn, modern Warfare 3, Sims, 3 pets and Monster High dolls. I will have cookies waiting just for you. Isis Brummett Dear Santa: I have been a good boy this year. I would like a lego city space center, ultimate Optimus Prime, cyberverse ark set, deluxe transformers, mechtech figure, matchbox mega rig shark ship, n-strike longstrike C5-6 Blaster, and the games Jaws Ultimate Predator and Batman Arkham City. Don’t forget the other boys and girls. Zach Webb Dear Santa: My brother, Brandon has been very bad all year. Don’t bring him anything. What I would like is a toy shopping cart with food, Barbie princess Charm School, pet shop Minnie Mouse book, Hello Kitty clothes, stuffed blue teddy bear with polka dots and stuffed Hello Kitty toy and presents please. Thank you Santa. I love you. Lorna McConkey Dear Santa: I want a blue four wheeler and a playstation 3 with games so my brother can’t play and bother me. I have been a really good boy this year. Thank you. Joseph Webb

Dear Santa: What I would like for Christmas is a Halo guy, a Spartan lazer, rocket launcher, transformers, hot wheels, Batman, legos, a movie and a book. All kinds of presents in a sack. Thank you Santa. I love you. Shawn McConkey Dear Santa I want a nintendo DS with a pet shelter game. I also would like a my little pet shop treehouse with a tiger walkables pet. P.S. can you tell Jesus Happy birthday for me? Taylor Conti Dear Santa: My name is Diamond I want a guitar, furr real friends puppy and a real cat, please bring my brother Bryce a battlefield 3 game for his PS3. We have been very good. Diamond Ferguson Dear Santa: This is Timber. I want a nutcracker for Christmas and a baby alive or a electric scooter or a phone. Timberly Rider Dear Santa: I wish I had a doll and a dollhouse. So I would like a pet shop too. Thank you Santa. I love you. Neyda Dear Santa: I have been a very good boy. I love you. Please bring me some Indian stuff for Christmas. You’re the best Santa. Jordan W.

Dear Santa: I would like a beanbag, salon chair, makeup kit, telescope and an electric scooter. Just surprise me. Alyssa Massingale Dear Santa: How are you? I am fine. How is your wife? I learn a lot at school. I want ice cream with cookies, Jesse doll, pink figit, DSi and a scooter for Christmas. Put my brother Gavin on the naughty list. Kailey Cline Dear Santa: I want a tangled guitar, and voice rockers, a video camera, password journal, and Santa can you get my kitty something for Christmas too. Madaline Nicholson Dear Santa: I want a basketball goal, Rumbler Ring and Rumbler Wrestlers, new cowboy boots and PS3 games. Caleb Smith

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Dear Santa: I want a glow dome, Baby Alive changing time, Lil’ Woodzeez Countryside Cottage, and Our Generation Happy Birthday Slumber Party 3 outfit set. Deanna Dalton

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16 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa: I want a transformer toy for Christmas. I have been a good boy. Love, Jonas Johnson Dear Santa: I want a new makeup box. Can I have a Barbie doll? I have been good in school. Love, Aliah Jackson

Dear Santa: I have been pretty good this year. Could you bring me a Cena wrester and Ray Mystero wrestler and a DS with wrestling games? Thank you Santa, Please don’t forget me. Brayden Dear Santa: For Christmas I would love to get an art kit and a huge coloring book that has an octopus on it or a glow dome would do nicely and perhaps, a nintendo Dsi. Madison Kirkland

The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa: I want a baby sister, American Girl doll, Monster High Barbie dolls, iPod touch, Monster High video camera, Monster High Scooter, a baby doll named Madison. I love you Santa. Love, Madison Kimsey

Dear Santa: I would like a green biks, a pogo stick, a transformer, Dear Santa: a monster truck, a tool I want a Barbie house set with a real saw that and I want a Barbie with cuts wood. I would like some Barbie clothes. I a scooter with only two want a DS 3D. Dear Santa: wheels and roller skates Love, I would like to have a mp3 with two wheels, a trampoAngelina Bursey player touchscreen, new line, my daddy a toy frog baby doll, pop-a-pig game, named Kermit. My momma Dear Santa: a trampoline for my brother would like a new camper. I want a sword and an and I. Thank you Santa for I would like a jack-in-thexBox 360 and a playstamaking a stop at my house. box. My sissy wants a new tion 4. I want a samarui Morgan Duckett nintendo. I am going to sword, a dinosaur game give you a present too. I for xBox 360 and a lego Dear Santa: love you Santa. game and a scooby doo I want a little blue racecar, Simon Brody Coffelt game that is all. a big Optimus Primer, a DS, Love, pretty please. Thank you. Dear Santa: Hunter Rickman Aiden Graham I have been very good this year, just ask my mom. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I hope this isn’t too hard, I want a DSI and a game I want a Dsi and a cat, a but I want an xBox 360. of Halo. Monster High doll, Stuffed I will give you milk and Love, animals, TV and a dollcookies, but you don’t have Agustin Moreno house, the book Bad Kitty to eat them all. I hope you the Baby, new clothes and have a very good year and Dear Santa: all kinds of games. give Rudolph a hug for me. I have been a good girl Micah Shofner By the way, I think my dad this year. I will be happy needs coal in his stocking. with anything you bring Dear Santa: Hannah Brooks me. I want a big toy truck and a Many thanks, toy helicopter. Ms. Casey Davis’ Mariah Mondragon Joseph Charles class Dear Santa: Please bring me some Hello Kitty clothes and bows. Thank you, Mia Lynn

Dear Santa: I bet your workshop is busy getting ready for Christmas. I love you because you give all boys and girls presents. Thank you. I would like an mp3 player, Dear Santa: xBox 360, and Mario with I have been a good boy. Sonic Wii games. Please I want a 4X4 crusher, a bring Emma some paint and ford four wheeler, nerf bring Charlie a new bucket. gun, a sled, a Eagle Rock, I love you Santa. a white tiger, $1000,000, Love, a horse. Jack Raper Gage Holt Dear Santa: Leandra Swanson’s Hi, it’s Kaela. I’ve been good this year so please class bring me a Doodle Bear, an iPod Touch, art supplies, Dear Santa: I have been a very good Abbey Bominable and a lalaloopsy silly hair doll. Tell girl. I would like a new bike, a Wii, a thing kind of Rudolph I said hi. Love, like an iPad and anything Kaela McConkey else you want me to have. Please and thank you. Tynleigh Ray

Dear Santa: I want a big toy eagle for my room, a little flag. I want Aunt Jackie to send my toy eagle over. Love, Bailey Blackshire Dear Santa: I can’t wait to see you for Christmas. I would like a red ladybug rain boots, a Barbie that you can dye her hair, a Barbie computer, an iPod Touch. I will leave you cookies and milk again. Merry Christmas. Love, Chloe Tallent Dear Santa: I want a nail printer. I love Squinkies and I want a Barbie car a really big one, a real one and I want Barbie gymnastics stadium. Love, Adrianna Tallent

Dear Santa: I want a Skylanders for my xBox 360, Kirby Mass Dear Santa: Attack for DS, a golden I want a Hulk toy with retriever dog, a safe, a a bad guy to go with it. Dear Santa: shotgun, 3DS, a skateboard, I want a toy helicopter, a I also want a big blue Mario Kart for 3DS and pillow. lego ninja lego star wars Kirby Returns to Dreamland. and a lego transformer. Love, Austin Summey Aidan McKee Love, Brandon Lee Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Thank you for giving all This year will you give Dear Santa: the presents to every kid. a coat to someone who is I want a 3DS, lego Star This year for Christmas cold and meal to someone Wars, playstation 1, toy I would like a married who is hungry and a toy helicopter and a remote to a child who has none. Cinderella dress with a control car and transformer veil and married shoes, a Be careful and God bless legos and a toy ninja. Sleeping Beauty dress and you. Love, an Ariel dress, a new TV Bryson Furgerson Jordan Lee for my room, and the book “Tinkerbell and the Great Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Fairy Rescue.” Please bring I want 8 wuggle pets I would like to have a and a dog, happy napper. my brother something he necklace for Christmas. I I also want some clothes would like. We both have want a baby doll and some tried to be good this year. and to give my mom and earrings. I need some eardad a big hug and my big Have a safe trip. I will leave rings and that is all. milk and cookies on the heart can you do it? Love, table. Haylei Phillips Cadee McWilliams Lindsey Roberson

Dear Santa: I would like to have an iPod touch, a Hannah Montana phone and I have been a good girl. Love, Chloe’ Tallent

Dear Santa: I want Squinkies Adventure and an iPod and a Blokus game. I love you Santa. Love, Lily Hope Torbett

Dear Santa: I want a Haley and a soccer ball and soccer stuff. Love, Angal Evans

Dear Santa: I want a lalaloopsy silly Dear Santa: hair, water park pups, Barbies Dear Santa: I want a Barbie camper I have been really good and Barbie clothes, books and a baby doll seat to put this time. You may not see and new Christmas dress on my bike and a Dolphin this in the newspaper but I with high heel boots, mp3 pillow pet. I have been a still know you walk on the player, Christmas collar good girl this year. I want ground to give presents so for my dog and Christmas all the kids who don’t have can I please have a Lionel scarves, a new dry erase toys to get some toys. train and new pjs because board, with markers, head Cevaejion Webb bands, a new TV, a gift certifiLily always steals mine cate to Hooters, a dictionary, and I really need a camera Dear Santa: a 3D DS, a Barbie car and a too. I want power rangers and Barbie house and radio. Micah Burgess toy guns and a ping pong MacKenzie Morris table, a nintendo DS with a Mario game. I love Santa. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I want a dagedar track Love, I hope I get an iPad, this with dagedar ball. I also Matthew Conti year and an iPhone and a would like the Lego Space 3Ds and a radio and a nerf Center, maybe a Laser Dear Santa: gun and a sled and the Flip Car too. Have a great movie Dolphin Fin, a mp3 I have several pets I flight. would like to surprise player and $1,000,000 and Love, them with food. Please a new house and a crystal Grant Kimble bring food for cats, rabmoose and a robot snake bits and chickens. I also and a hen, a cat and a dog. Dear Santa: want a hammock, friends Collan Gentry I want an iPod and a from Marcella’s nursery: Uncle Clem, the camel with Hello Kitty Dream House. Dear Santa: wrinkled knees and a jar of One more thing, StrawPlease bring me an iPad, a Pixie dust that makes you berry Shortcake shoes. I nintendo DS with a farming fly. I will leave you cookgame. I have been a good also want a new bike. ies and milk. I just want to boy. I will leave Rudolph Love, remind you I moved from a treat and all the other Alicia Kimble Oklahoma Street to Mill reindeer. Street. Luke Lay Dear Santa: Lydia Self I would like a system radio, a chair with speak- Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I want Sprite dolls and a ers in them and a cherry I want the family to have candle, a guitar with an stuffed monkey and a mp3 a good Christmas and what amp, a set of speaker with player and real robots. I want is a big Christmas the amp too. Have a safe Jesse E. year and I want a big farm trip. I love you. set. Santa, I want my family Dear Santa: Calvin Myers to get a thing that they like. I want an electric guitar, a Hayden Rhea football and a camera. Ms. Starnes’ class Love, Dear Santa: Lucas Slack Dear Santa: I want a toy dog that I want a dog, a gun, barks, DSI games and hot Dear Santa: a Justin Bieber diary, a chips for daddy and a vase I want a pair of high heels, kitchen set with a stove with flowers for Mommy. makeup, purse DS, video And I really want a 3D DSI. and a trash can, a blue games, crayons and a new figit-figit, a nintendo DS I’ve been a good boy. So purple shirt. and Fresh Beat Band thanks. Dakoda Evans pajamas. Love, Love, Roscoe Martin Dear Santa: Anika Crowder Please bring me a DS and Dear Santa: my brother wants a windup Dear Santa: I have been a good girl turkey. Thank you. this year. I would like a I want a dog wuggle pet, Isaac Dye Wii and some games to Monster High dolls, a go with it. I also want a Justin Bieber diary with a Dear Santa: baton, a basketball and a I want a dollhouse and a key, a green figit-figit, an goal. I need an alarm clock iPod touch, Justin Bieber new TV. I will be happy with because I don’t have one. doll, a zhu-zhu baby and anything you bring me. Thanks. Thank you, a Just Dance 3 game for Grace Patton Maleah Jennings my Wii. Love, Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Mikayla Crowder It’s me again. I would Please bring me a brand like a loving family grand Dear Santa: new four wheeler and a drum dollhouse, singing Minnie I am seven years old and set. and princess house, Justin I think I have been a good Thanks, Bieber doll, lalaloopsy, Patrick Mitchell little boy. I would like a Bratz tour bus, Monster video racer, a remote conHigh dolls, Dora fairy and Dear Santa: trol Lightning McQueen, a houses, picnic basket, I want a race car for Christpogo stick and a track set fijit, Barbie camper, Barbie mas. I have been a very good for the video racer. princess charm school. boy. Logan Hunt Sierra Roberts Thank you, Lahne Thompson Dear Santa: Dear Santa: My name is Jesee Weese Dear Santa: I want a new four and I am 7 years old. I wheeler, an electric powPlease bring me some ered scooter and hot wheel have been a good girl. I Barbie dolls for Christmas. I would like to have a real cars. have been a very good girl. weiner dog, a Barbie car, Love, Thanks, a new collector Barbie, a Timothy Collins Brianna Brigham Barbie house, some fake clipon earrings and some Dear Santa: Dear Santa: jewelry. I want spooky buddies I’ve tried to be good. It Jesee Weese the movie, Lego Star Wars, doesn’t always work. I really a nintendo DS and games would like some Ben 10 Dear Santa: and a remote control Mario toys, black 3D DS, some new Can I have a horse and Kart. I have been good games, and Buzz Lightyear this year. I can’t wait until an American Girl doll and car. Oh Santa, don’t forget my Christmas. three brothers, they’ve been a dog? Love, good too. Julie Beth Watson Brody Austin Chance Long


The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa: I’ve been a good girl. I want a new Barbie doll that comes with lots of stuff, a Pinkalicious doll that comes with her horse and sparkly dangly earrings. I’ll leave you cookies and milk. Thanks, Anna Martin

Dear Santa: I would like to have a dirt bike and a scooter that shoots sparks. I would also like homie hats and a lot of toys. Thank you very much. Joseph Schlichting

Letters to Santa 2011 — 17 Dear Santa: I want an electric scooter and the loop to loop game. I also want two kid phones that text and other games. Brooklyn York

Dear Santa: I want a four wheeler Dear Santa: I would like to have a big for Christmas and a ps3 Dear Santa: white Furreal kitty cat, a toy and a remote control I have a batman toy. Can live dog on a leash and a truck. Please bring me I have a dinosaur toy, a these items. Thank you so big pillow pet. Woody toy, and bat toy and much. I love you. Thank you, a new bat cave and a new Ashton Davis Priscilla Rose Buzz Lightyear ship. Colton M. Dear Santa: Ms. Ayers’ class I want a spinosaraus Dear Santa: dinosaur and an Imagenex Dear Santa: I’ve been a good girl Dinosaur. I would like for My name is Brayden this year. I want a figit my mommy to have her McCoy. I am 5 years old dollhouse, a fluffling, a car fixed to take me to and I would like a Playlalaloopsie, some squinck- school and my brother to station game system, a ies, zoobles, Bratz doll. get some Star War Legos. red airplane, a Spiderman Love, I would also like not to be gun that shoots webs, reChloe Wayman sick for Christmas. mote control four wheeler, Elijah Hitt a pair of cowboy boots, Dear Santa: remote control monster I want a cat and Gears Ms. Dyer’s class truck and a race car. War 3 game for xBox live Brayden McCoy then I would like for my Dear Santa: cousin Jaylon a doll and This is what I would like Dear Santa: two Barbies and a dog My name is Bryson to have for Christmas: a game. Raper. I want a skateboard brown guitar with black Love, for Christmas, and take roses on it, clothes, but Tyler Young not too much, and most of it to papaw and mamaw’s all I want Mrs. Pennington house, cause mom won’t Ms. Anderson’s let me have one until I am to teach second grade so class 7 years old. Bring me a I can be in her class next yo-yo and my sister one year. Dear Santa: too. I want a basketball Storm Plemons I been very good, but I too. cried a little and I would Bryson Raper Dear Santa: like to write you a note. I I would like to get some would like to give you a clothes, shoes, hairbows. Dear Santa: present and you give me I would like Crabs that For my brother, I would a present. I will give you have different colored like for you to give them money next year. I would both a bow and arrows. We sparkly shells, a snuglike handguns, machine gly cat, a snuggly dog, have been very good this guns, a camera, a sniper play food in a basket, a year. rifle, new Wii remotes, shopping bag with play Brooklyn Wallace Call of Duty, Star Wars 4, shopping stuff, two dolls, football, money, a rock star a girl and a boy and I guitar, Dsi, armu toys, sol- Dear Santa: want jewelry. I love you First, I would like a dier radio and xBox. Thank Santa. gameboy, Next I would like you and bye. Hanna another monster high doll, Caden Davis a new pair of play shoes (high heels only) a laptop, Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I am trying my best to a new fairy doll, it’s a small I’ve been a good boy. be good this year so I doll. Thank you for readPlease send me Wii games, can get lots of presents. ing my letter. I would like Innotab, Light Strike I would like some purple mommy to feel better. Assault Striker, Battle and pink glitter for my Jamie Edington Machines, Sky Attack, toy hair. I also want a talking farm, animals and wresbaby doll that I can take Dear Santa: tlers. care of like change her I would like to please A.J. McCosh have a DS and I would also diaper and feed her. Thank you very much. I love you like to have ninja legos, Dear Santa: the red one. All I need is a Santa. Can you say hi to I have been so good every day, but sometimes white one, the blue and the your mommy for me too, black one. Please bring me please. I’m mean a little. I would Aryanna Bunch like to have an Army truck. an xBox 360 too. I would also like games for the DS. And give my puppy Sam I tried to be better this year. Dear Santa: a snow sled, one she can I am trying to be good. Tyler Verhine jump out of. I want you to I would like a johnn skull get my daddy some tools and transformers for Dear Santa: and a Polaris RZR. I want Christmas and some real Hi my name is Bailey mommy to have a baby Williams. I’m 6 years old. steel action figures. Thank doll. I attend Madisonville Pri- you. Braden Williams Steven Jr. mary School in Mrs. Dyer’s first grade class. I would Dear Santa: like you to bring me a Jus- Dear Santa: I want a toy blue chainI want a fish tank and tin Bieber doll, razor three saw, blue guitar, a yellow an easy bake oven and wheeler, a laptop computer, guitar for Tremayne, a Woody toy, snow boots, a a lalaloopsie doll, a Justin an mp3 player and I want Bieber blanket and a digital to say thank you and see new TV and a swing set. you at Christmas. Have a camera. I will leave you And a new Batman cave. nice flight. milk and cookies out. And I want Jesse to get a Valerie Ziel Bailey Williams new swing. Caleb Walton Dear Santa: Ms. Brimer’s class I would like a baby doll, Dear Santa: a camera, bean bag, iCarly Dear Santa: We see some of your reindeer every year on our clothes and stuff for my I want a phone, a PS3, a new room. I have been a farm. This year I would PSP, a four wheeler, a gas good girl this year. I will like a xBox, flying shark, powered remote control leave some cookies and remote control bike, and a car that can go 1,000 big box of Dinos and a nerf milk for you if my daddy mph, a huge cake and an don’t eat them all. flying disc gun. xBox 360. Somer Sloan Kevin Wilson Joshua Williams

Dear Santa: I have been a very good girl this year. I would like an American Girl doll for Christmas. I love you Santa. Love, Shelby Matoy Dear Santa: I hope you get prepared because I want Skylanders, video game, some lego Harry Potter years, 5-7 the Wii game. I also want this Beyblade and its called Pegasus. Hank Moore Dear Santa: All I want for Christmas is an iPod and an easy bake oven and a poster of Selena Gomez and an elf and a big pool and a bike and a trampoline and some pencils and a pet fish and a fish tank and a fat pony and 12 happy nappers and a fushigi ball and a Twister game and a computer. Mersades McNabb Dear Santa: I will like a new laptop, a blue Dsi, smurf games, camera, Batman toys, Zombie lab, and Wuggles. Thank you Santa. BreeAnna Raper Dear Santa: I want a peace sign pillow and a blanket to go with it. I also want an iPad. I have been very good please bring me a lot of stuff. I love you. Cassie Russell Dear Santa: I want a Dsi for Christmas and a bike, a phone, a puppy and a mirror. Destiney Britt Dear Santa: How have you been? I hope you had a great summer. I know you are busy, but please read my letter. I would like a Lalaloopsie doll, a pink fijit friend, a karaoke machine, a razor powering Daisy scooter and a Charm School Blair Doll. Have a nice flight. Lynsey Gunter

Dear Santa: I have been really good this year. I would like to have a portable DVD player and some new DVDs. I want a monster high “Dawn of the Dance” Dracula doll and shirt, a clawdeen Dead Tired bed and doll, the Simon Flash game would be great. Please be good to Mamaw, cause they are good to me. I will leave you cookies abd nilk and the reindeer some celery. Amanda Massie Dear Santa: I have been good the whole year. I want a real mini motorcycle. I would also like a swingset. Will you get me an xBox 360 and Halo game? And a paintball gun would be nice too. Patrick Vines Dear Santa: I have been very good. I would like a Barbie Ride in Car and a micropter, a little mommy Baby AhChoo, a Barbie hairstyle color/wash salon and an electric stage microphone and the Silly Socks game. Thank you. Brittany Juarez

Ms. Tallent’s class Dear Santa: My name is Ethan Blair. I’ve been good. I would like these things for Christmas, a 3DS, some games, Transformers, a new football and a kitten please. I will leave you some milk and cookies. Ethan Blair Dear Santa: I want a go-cart or a dune buggy, a Barbie house and Barbies. I would like makeup, combs and hairbows for my sister; grocery buggy, my big brother a pogo stick and for my little brother, a walker. Tori Watson

Dear Santa: I hope everything is going great. For Christmas I would like a lot of new toys such as legos, transformers, ninja turtles, a pogo stick, cars 2 and Star Wars and a Wii game, a drum set, a remote control set and a helicopter, a race car, a lego watch an Indiana Jones Dsi game, a fire truck set, ninja battles game, a gun and some hotwheels, and I need Dear Santa: some more monster All I want for Christmas is trucks, and some little games for my DS and Wii. wrestler guys and a Cars Also, a new bike and toys. 2 playset with chick, king I would like a new coloring and Franseca, a Spongebook too. I have tried to bob racing game. Well be a good boy. I love you. I think that is it. I hope Merry Christmas. it all fits in your sleigh. Trainer Hull Thanks, have a safe trip. Xavier Shaw Ms. Johnson’s class Dear Santa: I appreciate everything you got me in the past. This year I would like to have some pet shops, Barbies, boy Barbie clothes, go-go pups, some stuffed dogs and a cat and an animal care nursery. I always wanted to see you and your elves and reindeer. Will you please let me see all of them? Love, Autumn Brown

Dear Santa: I like you. I want an xBox 360, Halo gane and Call of Duty game. I would also like a Nerf gun that shoots a lot of bullets and a shotgun that shoots pellets. Love, Ethan Watson

Dear Santa: I would like Barbie hair that you design, figit friends, karaoke machine, Lalaloopsie silly hair, easy bake oven and Barbie dream house. Please and thank you. Bella Forbes

Dear Santa: How was your summer? Is your wife OK? Are your elves doing well? Have your reindeer had any babies? I’m sure the elves are working hard I hope you will bring lots of presents. I will leave you milk and cookies. Make sure not to bump your head when coming down those chimneys. Hope they are all clean. If smoke is coming out of the chimney, find another way in. Hope all the kids are asleep when you come. If you have time I would love for you to come me hear me sing “O little town of Bethlehem” at my church, First Baptist of Madisonville. Hannah Dear Santa: I would like a DS and games and I would like some toys and books. DeMario Keener Dear Santa: I want a bike, a swimming pool a hockey game and some shoes. Jay Davis Dear Santa: I want a little kitty. Jazzmine Maltsburger Dear Santa: I want a Barbie, a Barbie house and a pen and paper and a lunchbox. Katie Johnson Dear Santa: I want makeup and an iPod touch and an iPad. Paige Anderson Dear Santa: I would like drums, iPod touch and an iPad. Zoey Deakin Dear Santa: I want a skateboard with eight wheels, a telescope and a remote control car. Evan Arden Dear Santa: I want a Barbie doll and a baby doll and a marker. Katie Raper Dear Santa: I want Air Hogs airplane. Logan Kirkland Dear Santa: I want a laptop, an iCarly car, some s’mores, hot chocolate, a real wand, an easy bake oven and the Barbie townhouse. Emma Grace Vinyard Dear Santa: I want an iPod, iPad, Super Mario 3D Land, Kirby Mass Attack, Wii and nintendo 3Ds games. Camryn Stevens Dear Santa: I would like transformers, and Bakugans the red one. Taylor Johnson Dear Santa: I have been good this year. I want lego ninjagos, lego Star Wars, Star Wars, the Padawan Menace and Generator Rex toys. Merry Christmas. Marshall Lane


18 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie TV and a Barbie remote control car. I also want a remote control dog. P.S. We hope Mrs. Claus didn’t find out that we gave you cake and broke your diet. Hope Bowers

Dear Santa: I would like an Xbox 360 and a toy Optimus Prime. I would also like a flat screen TV. Be safe. I will leave you soe money. Thank you, Will Moore

Dear Santa: Ms. Angie Manis’s I want a Southern Fried Bigfoot movie, a Scramble class Scoop game a power ranger sword, Sonic Cart video Dear Santa: For Christmas, I would game a sonic action figure like a hamster, easy bake and a Sonic X movie. Eli McConkey oven, an mp3 player, a fish, a phone, some Dear Santa: pajamas, a baby doll, I want a toy puppy and a nintendo Dsi, a pink piggy bank, some Barbie movies stuffed animal. I will leave you some cookies and milk. and books, books and Chassidy pictures of cats and dogs, some dresses, fancy cups and some kid magazines. I love you. Emily L. Ford Dear Santa: I would like to have some new video games, and remotes for my Wii. Also some board games and legos. Please will you bring me some car toys and Thomas and friends puzzle/game books? I will try to be good. I will have cookies and milk for you. Love, Billy Ray Morgan Dear Santa: I want a bike, a doll, a bell, a toy bee, a new puppy and a new cat. Gabby Hounschell Dear Santa: I have been a very good girl. I started first grade. You have given me great presents. This year I would like a new bike and some Yu-gi-oh cards too. I also want a jump race car track. Please I promise I will keep being a good boy. Bye Santa, I love you. Jordan Davis Dear Santa: Please bring me a swing set and an American girl doll and real cowgirl boots and clothes. My doll needs clothes too. Mollie Miller Dear Santa: I would like a walking dog, walkie talkie, a Dsi and a Wii for Christmas. Thank you so much for all the presents each year. I love you so very very much. Leyla Newman Dear Santa: I have been a very good boy this year. I would like a skylander video game, a Formula 1 game and an Uncharted 3 game, a sled, a model ship, a paintball gun and a big chair to sit and play my games in, a train to go under the Christmas tree and a soccer ball. Thank you, Santa. Love, Colton Bowen Dear Santa: I have been a good boy this year. For Christmas I would like pokemon cards, bakugan toys, shoes, cars, motorcycles and a nintendo 3 DS, legos and toys to learn to play baseball. I would also like a train set. Cody Wilson

The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa: I love you. I would like for you to bring me a princess dollhouse, Justin Bieber doll and some nintendo DS games. I will make sure to leave you some cookies and milk. Chloe Moree Dear Santa: I love you. How are you doing? I want a toy, that is a Toy Story landfill that is my favorite. I was good today. Can you bring my toy through the chimney? This is Noah. Hurry fast, please. Noah Dolen

Melanie Britton’s First-grade class Dear Santa: I want an iPad, a dog, Legos, Sprites, Transformer, a C.A. shield, ice skates and a bird. Malachi Dear Santa: I would like to have some Barbie clothes, a tea set and a bee pillow pet. Thank you, Summer Rose

Dear Santa: I want Disney Tangled Rapunzekl vanity, Princess Royal Tea Party, Princess Guitar, cotton candy maker, Sophie Stylin head, Justin Bieber tour bus treehouse play set. Lily Maiuri

Dear Santa: Hi Santa. Did you have a good summer? First, I would like a Squinkie house, an art set, a Barbie Tag-a-long and seven quarters. Thank you Santa Dear Santa: for all the presents you I want a Playstation 3 with brought before. games and a hot wheel track. Ellie I want Lego pirates game. Colby White Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would lik a little muffin I would like my four Dear Santa: doll for Christmas. Please wheeler fixed so I can ride Dear Santa: For Christmas, I want a bring my sister a doll too. I want a stuffed animal, a new puppy, iPad, Baby Alive, it. I want a robot too, one baby puppy. I will leave you Please bring toys for the Wii game, SpongeBob DVD, that can clean my room for kids who don’t have any. me. Please bring all the some cookies and milk too. money for mom and dad. Merry Christmas. Americus Thank you Santa, I’ve been children in the world a toy Haley Carroll for Christmas. good. Caden Farth Ms. McConkey’s Alexis Burris Dear Santa: class I would like a princess Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Barbie, a hat, and new I want more Skylanders Dear Santa: I would like a rubber duck, clothes. Thank you. I would like a stuffed figures, more play guns bib for my dolly, legos and animal dino to sleep with Love, would be nice. Pooping that would be wonderful. and a race track that sticks Rita Patel Thank you, Santa and Merry dog game, Star Wars the on the wall. I would also Clone Wars toys. Christmas. like you to bring my baby Dear Santa: Zackary Ziel Tabitha Caswell brother, a car for my sister, This Christmas I would a baby Barbie. like a four wheeler, a goMs. Jennifer Dear Santa: Ethan Hunt Cooper’s class cart and a white ChristHi Santa, how is Mrs. mas. Thanks so much. Claus? I would like to have Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Love, a new fishy for my baby I want a police car with I want a big Optimus Nathan Raper brother, because his died. keys, BB gun, real iPad, Prime transformer with a And I would like a bowling four wheeler, motorcycle, trailer and a green motorDear Santa: ball trip for me. That is all. video games, cowboy cycle. I have been a pretty I want a fake igloo, a Thank you very much. boots and a sword. Thank good boy this year. kitty cat and a little toy Sophie Fry you. P.S. I want a DSi with giraffe. I love you. Love you Santa, games. Jake Massingale Love, Dear Santa: I love you, Adyson Bright I want a new DS game Shawn Barnes Dear Santa: with a bike a new little I try to be good. I would Dear Santa: Santa toy and a new pencil Dear Santa: like a new TV, some baseball Can I please have a and a Woody toy. I want Super Mario 3D men, Legos, army men, go-cart, a tractor and a Cyrom Land and Wario. Mario and houseshoes, a Kindle Fire motorcycle this ChristLuigi where you can walk and batteries for my riding Dear Santa: anywhere. I think and I want mas? Thank you. toys. I will leave you some Love, Please bring me a DS Mario Kart 7, Mario, Luigi cookies and milk. I love Gavyn Couch and a lego milliniun and Bowser with a hammer. Jesus, God and Santa. Falcon and an iPod. I will Thank you. Josh Britton Dear Santa: leave cookies for you. Davion I would like a princess Thank you, Santa. Dear Santa: Barbie Doll, a new bike, Jaxon Weaver Dear Santa: I have been a very good and a V-tech reader for I want a power ranger ridgirl this year. I would like to ing a motorcycle. A pirate, Christmas this year. have Hello Kitty stuff, Bratz Love, a samurai castle and a Sweetwater dolls, Lalaloopsie dolls, a Hannah Kirkland samurai power ranger, a lot princess ultimate dream Primary of new clothes. castle. Thank you for listenDaycare Dear Santa: Thristian Griffith ing, Santa. I want princess bubble Melody Free Dear Santa: bath, new clothes and a My name is Liam Blair. I toy for my baby brother Dear Santa: have been very good this this Christmas. Thank I want an xBox 360. I love year so would you please you. you. I would also like a bring me lego cars, lego Love, walkie talkie. man, shark ship, red 3DS, Dear Santa: Joshua Paisley Lane cowboy boots, cowboy Please bring me a baby shirts and a kitten. doll, candy and a pink DS. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Liam Blair I have been very, very Addi-Beth This year I would like good. I am asking for Littlest princess shoes, a merDear Santa: Dear Santa: maid doll and clothes for Pet Shop Treehouse and My name is Jasmine cookie my playful pup. I will I would like you to bring Christmas. Thank you. Cothern. I have been a leave you chocolate chip me a football that bounces Love, good girl and I would like to cookies. I hope you like back, a new game of BatEmmily Martin have a Barbie doll, a bike, them. My little sister wants man and some new robot a camera and a princess the same stuff so bring her toys. Thank you. P.S. Dear Santa: table. Bring my brother an something too. I guess. Please bring me some Can I please have an Olaction figure and a new bike Love, new shoes. ivia doll, a baby Rapunzel and a book. Thank you. Katie Scott Cameron doll and a new dress this Jasmine Christmas? Thank you. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Love, Dear Santa: I have been a very good Please bring me some Mary Beth Moore I am thankful for God boy this year so I want lots cupcakes and chips, a and my family. I pray about of toys and lego games new puppy and a shark Dear Santa: being a good boy and I for my DS, the Lego Black toy. I really like Star Wars, really try. For Christmas I Pearl, huge bat cave, WWE Love, toy cars and all kinds of want Thomas toys, power Cody Rhodes, WWE Dolph Bella rangers mega Zord and Red cool things like that. I Ziggler, Lego Death Star, can’t wait to see the neat Disc Cycle, video games, WWE Zack Ryder, WWE stuff you are going to transformers and a flying Daniel Bryan and an iPad. I Dear Santa: Please bring me a fish. Thank you for every- bring to my house. Thank will have cookies and milk stuffed leopard and a you. thing. I love you. for you. purple blanket for my doll. Love, Brayden West Landon Samples Isabelle Eli Cook

Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie car, Barbie castle and a Barbie. Thank you. Daisy Dear Santa: Please bring me a choo choo train and race cars. Love, Thomas Dear Santa: I want a black DS car game please. Caden Dear Santa: I want a lot of new trains and a baseball bat too. Thanks. Isaiah Dear Santa: I would like a new baby kitten and please make it blue and pink. Thank you. Kendall Dear Santa: Please bring me a new scooter and new legos Love, Colin Dear Santa: Please bring me a paint set, cash register and a play radio. Love, Emily

Pre-K at Sweetwater Elementary

Mrs. Farrell and Mrs. Millsaps' class Dear Santa: What I want for Christmas is some high-heel shoes and some dresses and a bunch of necklaces. Camara Bradley Dear Santa: I want a Barbie house with Barbie dolls like Cinderella and Sleeping Beauty with her shoes. And then a doggie for my brother. Alysa Gage Dear Santa: For Christmas I want a football helmet with a football and some football feet too. Jakob McCloud Dear Santa: I want any kind of movies for Christmas and some trains and some big race cars. Devan Spellers Dear Santa: I want a ladybug pillow pet for Christmas and a toy car and a toy truck. Chloe Norris Dear Santa: I wanna get a football and some new shoes and a ladybug pillow pet. Jamie Sheridan Dear Santa: Me want Santa to bring me a Doodlebear and a baby, a treasure box and a new jacket too. Tessa Hughes


The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa: For Christmas I want princess toys and some Barbie dolls too. Alyssa Stusse

Dear Santa: My name is Jamey. I am 9 years old. I want a puzzle, a coloring book and a John Deere tractor. Love, Jamey Goodman

Dear Santa: How are you doing? Is Mrs. Claus doing well? Are the reindeer and elves ready for Christmas? I’ve been good this year and helping my mommy and Dear Santa: sisters and my brother too. I want two Barbie dolls Would you please bring and a castle and a car Dear Santa: and then some baby doll My name is Kaylee New- me a Zombie Barbie, and Moxie girls, and an iPod clothes. berry, I am seven years and some new clothes. Nona Earls old. I have been a very Love, good girl, this year I would Selena Aquilar Dear Santa: like for you to bring me a Please bring me some Wuggle pet, a laptop, iPod Dear Santa: Barbie cars and um some and iPad and Stompeez, How are you? Is Mrs. new high-heels and a new a pink basketball, OperaClaus doing well? I read pair of boots too. tion game, Twister game, a book to my family. I Gracie Boruff and the game Sliders, Ants in My Pants game, a pray for my grandmother. Would you please bring Dear Santa: touch screen phone and me an iPod, a bike, Barbie I want a big loop-dea small flatscreen TV. P.S. dolls, Zombie Barbie, loop race car track and I will leave you milk and Moxie and a baby lamb. some race cars to go with cookies. Merry Christmas Santa. I it please. Thank you, will leave you cookies and Bill Goforth Kaylee milk. Love, Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Oxmara Alonso For Christmas I want a Hi, my name is Ian Wilbig Santa remote control liams. I’m 4 years old and I Dear Santa: blue car and I want you have been a very good boy How are you? Is Mrs. to get a piece of fake mud this year. I would like you Claus doing well? I haven’t and a race track already to bring me a blue laptop been mean to my friends at been built. computer, a razor three all. Would please bring me Lucas Rockholt wheeler, a Toy Story blan- a baby doll, a Webkin, and ket, a Lighting McQueen Zombie Barbie doll and a Dear Santa: Tow Mater car set, a guitar. Barbie pool and a Barbie I want a Barbie camper I will leave you milk and car and a Barbie shirt and and a Barbie princess cookies out. a pocketbook and more DS dream castle for ChristLove, games. I would love to get mas. Ian Williams a necklace and money and Abby Berry an iPad. I will leave you lots of cookies and milk. Dear Santa: Love, Sweetwater For Christmas I want a Ashley Davis puppy dog and a TinkerPrimary bell toy. Dear Santa: Destinee Detrick How are you? Is Mrs. Claus doing well? I’ve Dear Santa: been good this year and listened to my parents. I want a Batman cave I helped decorate the with Robin in it and Battree. Would you please man and Robin too. bring me Halo toys, Lego Ms. Bright’s Michael Kinsey Second-grade class farmers, and aliens and camouflage aliens, and a playstation 2 and more Dear Santa: Halo toys. I will leave you Mailed in How are you? Is Mrs. cookies and milk. Claus doing well? Are the letters Your friend, reindeer and elves ready for Luis Perez Christmas? I’ve been good this year. I helped someone with their books and helped Dear Santa: How are you? Is Mrs. around the house. Would you please bring me a dirt- Claus doing well? I have bike? If you can bring me a been good and listened new iPod touch. I know what to my mom. Would you Dear Santa: you bring me will be good. please bring me a toy car My name is Carter and that has remote conLove, I have been a good boy trol, some games and Dalen Gibby this year. I would like an some new clothes, and a Operation Game, Thomas playstation 3. I would like the Train activity table and Dear Santa: a spongebob game. I will How are you? Is Mrs. an orange fishing rod. I will leave you cookies and Claus doing well? Are the leave you some milk and milk. cookies and some food out reindeer ready for ChristLove, mas. I’ve been good and front for the reindeer. Kyle Nichol helped my family. Would Love, you please bring me an Carter Williamson Dear Santa: electric guitar, a bike, an Age 3 How are you? Is Mrs. xbox 360, a PS2 and PS3, Claus doing well? I have a motorbike, a Alien 007 Dear Santa: golden eye and a camo suit, been good and played with This is my first Christmy baby brother and my mas! Mom and Dad tell me a four wheeler. I will leave sister and other brother. you cookies and milk. I am a good girl. Please Would you bring me a Love, bring me a baby doll and lot of zombie barbies and Matthew Lovingood fill my stocking to the top. moxie girls and a Barbie Thank you, car? And lots of jewelry. I Dear Santa: Hanna Cathryn How are you? Is Mrs. love you Santa. I will leave Blankenship, Clause doing well? Are the you cookies and milk Sweetwater reindeer and elves ready. and some carrots for you I have been good and I reindeer. Dear Santa: been letting my sister in Love, My name is Janna. I am the front and helping with Emily Moses 1 year old. I have tried to the chickens. Please bring be a good girl. I want some me Webkins, iPad touch, a Dear Santa: Tinkerbell toys and some How are you? Is Mrs. princess toys. My brother, new camouflage bed, a little Jamey wants a John Deere cowboy hat, an NFL football Claus doing well? I want a gameboy and a toy car, tractor and my brother Ja- game for the PS3 and a and a computer. I will cob wants some Pokemon plane with a control. I will leave you lots of cookies and leave you milk and cookcards. We will leave you milk. And some carrots for ies. some milk and cookies. the reindeer. Love, Love, James Smith Janna Goodman Kadin Phillips

Letters to Santa 2011 — 19 Dear Santa: How are you? Is Mrs. Claus doing well? I’ve been good and helped my dad with the house and helped my sister and mom and my dad’s friend with the house. Would you please bring me an xbox 360, mp3 player, motorbike, alien car, Memory Eye game, a toy that has a remote control and some new games and a playstation 2 and I will leave you cookies and milk. Love, Isaiah Pressley Dear Santa: How are you? Is Mrs. Claus doing well? I have been good and helped my parents clean the house and I clean my room. Would you please bring me some toys and a Barbie doll and an iPod and a baby doll and I would like a Barbie car, and some games and a remote control car and some bracelets and I love to get some money for makeup and some clothes and an Alien. And a Moxie girl. I will leave you cookies and milk. Haylee McLemore Dear Santa: How are you? Is Mrs. Claus doing well? I have been good by helping Joe my neighbor. I like him and I help my dad too. Would you please bring me a four wheeler, so I can help joe and my dad JJ. And I am going to start collecting money again. I will leave you cookies and milk and carrots for the reindeer. Love, Devlyn Tankersley Dear Santa: How are you? Is Mrs. Claus doing well? I have been washing the dishes and keeping my room clean. Would you please bring me Moxie girls, zombie Barbie some games and new house shoes. I would love some makeup that is washable, a new TV. I will leave you cookies and milk. Love, Shyanne Dear Santa: How are you? Is Mrs. Claus doing well? I washed the car. Would you please bring me a toy car, a game for the Wii, and some dollars and dimes and pennies. I will leave cookies and milk for you. Love, Andre Dear Santa: How are you? Is Mrs. Claus doing well? I helped my Papaw measure stuff and helped my daddy rake leaves. Would you bring me an ipod touch, four wheeler, a real pink and some real $100 bill. I can’t want to be rich. I will leave you cookies and milk. Love, Kylee Hicks

Dear Santa: How is the weather? Is it snowy? Do you go to the beach to relax and sit back and drink coke and swim Or maybe you watch Spongebob. I like Spongebob and I want all the Spongebob stuff in the world. And I am sure you know what else I want. Your friend, Brett Hart Dear Santa: I hope your reindeer are doing good. Could you please give me a DS case, if you can’t that is OK because I really don’t need any presents. Besides that I want an American Girl doll, her name is Marie-Grace. Yours truly, Mary Beth Chester

Dear Santa: I would like an off road four by four F250. How are you doing? Your friend, T.J. Hopkins Dear Santa: I would like a real puppy please and a lalaloopsie doll too and a Baby Alive. Love, Bethany Campbell Dear Santa: How are you doing? Tell Mrs. Claus I said hello. May I hav a PS3, a DSI, a toy parrot, a PS1 and an xbox 360, archaeologist kit. Your friend, Major Frerichs

Dear Santa: How are you doing? I want Dear Santa: the real Lightning McQueen How are you? There a and the panthers jersey and couple of things I want a DSI, helmet and the card that is a a hot pink jewelry box and a jersey. puppy. One more thing is a Your friend, camera. Preston Tulloch Your friend, Ali Hicks Dear Santa: How are you? I love poDear Santa: nies, will you please give me I like Santa. I would like a one? Make sure it is nice, tracto, a Wii, an airplane,a and a ticket to Disney world. truck, an xbox 360, a tool, a I would like some orbees DVD of RW and a power saw. and some candy please. Your friend, Your friend, Timothy Wilson Emma Dotson Dear Santa: How are doing? Can you get me a phone and an xbox, a DS game is good and toy tiger. I love tigers. One to cuddle with, a hot pink jewelry box and a Taylor Swift CD, a hot pink camer and a laptop. Yours truly, Skyenne Lance Dear Santa: May I have a xbox 360, a DS and a bike. How is Mrs. Claus doing? Your friend, Trinity Scott Dear Santa: How are you doing? I would like an American Girl doll, Marie Grace, a figit friend and a V Reader. Yours truly, Hallie Vance Dear Santa: I would like an outfit for cheerleaders and toys and a puppy that walks and a Baby Alive and orbies. Your friend, Emily Corona Dear Santa: How are you and Mrs. Claus? I would like orbies spa set, the Barbie Christmas movie, a video camera, DS and a laptop. I love you. Your friend, Lilly Cicero Dear Santa: Are you and Mrs. Claus making toys? I hope I get some dog clothes for my dog Buddy and some Barbie clothes. That is all I want. Love, Matalyn Faulkner

Mrs. McCammon’s Second-grade class

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a Justin Bieber doll, a puppy and a horse. I have been good. I have been good because I have gave Dominica a snack, take care of my Papaw and take care of my brother. I will leave you sprite and cookies on the table. Your friend, Nevaeh Lingerfelt Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a Wii game, a puppy poster and a puppy stuff. I have been good because I have helped my Mimi, done what she tells me and helped Mamaw take care of the dog. I will leave you cookies and milk. Your friend, Hailey Mc. Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a two-seated bike, laptop and a dog. I have been a good boy. I was good because I vacuumed the floor, gave Ann a snack and let Caleb borrow my books. I will leave you cookies and milk. Your friend, Matthew Crowder

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a real came. I hope it has a Dear Santa: Dee Mizer’s part where the pictures are. May I have a DSI and a Second-grade class new car seat? I would like to I have been a good student have a Baby Alive and a set this year because I have Dear Santa: of drums and a camera. May stayed on task, been a good I hope you come this I have a laptop. I am 8 years student and played with my year. Can you please bring old. Please can you get me a baby brother. I will leave you me a Baby Alive and a DSI? laptop? cookies and milk. Yours truly, Your friend, Your friend, Mikaela Thompson Mollie Squires Brittany Campbell


20 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a new Barbie set and I like clothes and to spend Christmas with my dad. I have been very good because I play good with Chloe, and shared with Landon and gave a snack to Mary. I will leave you brownies and milk on the table. Your friend, Anna Mincy

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a fourwheeler, some legos and a exploder. I have been a good boy because I shared my toys, shared my snack and shared my crayons. I will leave you pieces and milk on the table. Your friend, Trenton

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming Dear Santa: soon and I look forward Christmas is coming to your visit. Would you soon and I look forward bring me Barbie doll to your visit. Would you bring me a DS, DS games clothes, a dog and new shoes. I have been a good and a wall ride. I have been a good boy because I girl because I help dad cleaned the dishes, cleaned fix the car, gave Mariah a my room and cleaned the cookie and helped mom wash dishes. I will leave yard. cookies and milk. Your friend, Your friend, Brandon Harris Mary Weeks Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Christmas is coming Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring soon and I look forward me a Barbie doll, Barbie to your visit. Would you house and clothes, Easy bring me games for a DSI, Bake oven and a kitten a laptop and a camera. I and puppy. I have been a have been a good girl begood girl because I was cause I share my snacks, good in school, I was nice remind my mom when she and shared my snacks at forgets and care for others. school. I will leave you I will leave cookies and cookies and milk and a milk. piece of chocolate. Your friend, Your friend, Lindsey Kennedy Victoria McGarth Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me the ultimate spider monkey, a 3D DS, ultimate swamp fire. I have been a good boy because I help my mom cook, let Anna use my pencil sharperner and hugged my mom. I will leave you cookies and milk. Your friend, Michael Jones Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me 2 sonic video games, a home video maker and a DSI. I have been a good boy because I let people borrow pencils, I make my bed and play with my dad at the park. I will leave you a phone and cookies. Your friend, Elijah Farrell

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me an iPod, an orange bike and a four wheeler. I have been a good kid because I helped my dad cook, helped my brother clean his room and helped my mom watch my baby cousin. I will leave cookies and milk. Your friend, Jacob Akens Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a Barbie house, a Barbie camp set and a toy dog that walks. I have been good because I have been good to Mary and Dominic and Nevaeh. I will leave you brownies and milk. Your friend, Mariah Smith

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a jolly toy like a go-cart, an xbox 360, and a good surprise. I have been a good kid because I give people snacks, good in school and gave people stuff. I will leave you pizza and Coke. Your friend, Caleb Rikard

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a robot dinosaur, an xbox and games for my xbox. I have been good because I play with my friends, help my mom and help my mom decorate the tree. I will leave cookies and milk. Your friend, Joseph Stewart

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a scooter, PSP and games for PSP. I have been a good boy because I help my mom do dishes, help dad wash the cars and play nice with my brother. I will leave you ice cream and cookies. Your friend, Dominic Cannady

Dear Santa: Christmas is coming soon and I look forward to your visit. Would you bring me a laptop, and a Barbie doll. I have been good because share my snacks with Mary, share my pencil sharpener and my books too. I will leave you cookies and milk. Your friend, C. Bush

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Nancy Gatchel’s First-grade class Dear Santa: I would like a black and white baby kitten and a gumball machine. Love, Bethany Gibson

Dear Santa: I would like a pony, a dog, a dolly and a princess doll. I really like you Santa. I want to bring a flower to you. Kaitlyn Secrest

Dear Santa: I would like a Tinkerbell doll, a Tinkerbell Dear Santa: doll, a Tinkerbell music I would like a Playstation 2, a big fake dinosaur, box and a gift for my daddy. I want some pet a whte pet kitty, a baby shop toys and a bag to chick, xbox 360, a big put them in. water slide and a big Mary Davis swingset. That’s it. Justin Perry Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like a BB gun, I would like the toy trac- a bulldozer, a night light, tor and combine from the a toy airplane, a pet co-op store. That is all I dog and a bear stuffed want. I love you Santa. animal. I love you. Daniel Alvarez Regan Brown Dear Santa: I would like zhu zu puppies, zhu zhu princesses, iPod xshszsh (little animals that you change the design on their backs) littlest pet shop walkables, lalaloopsie doll, a big stuffed animal zebra that comes with clothes and that’s all. Abby Teague

Dear Santa: Can I have a fake camera that will go fast. I want a blue one and a ghost puppet to scare my mama, brother and daddy. We have a neat green car at school like I want. Do you bring games. I want Need for Speed Undercover. It has fast cars on it. Love, Traylon Dear Santa: I need some lipstick and some heels. I wear heels at dressup at school. Can I have a white Barbie with a pink dress. I also want a purse, some books and Mama reads Minnie Mouse. I will leave you cookies in the refrigerator. Look for chocolate ones. Love, Te’Asya

Dear Santa: I would like a remote control truck. That would Dear Santa: be it. I want a Barbie for Ethan Myers Christmas, a puppy that is alive a brown one. My Dear Santa: mama won’t let me have I would like a scooter one at her house, only a with chalk on the back, little one. Will you bring a blue or pink bike and a me a toy watch. I like to mommy baby, and a dog pretend to tell time. Can I pillow pet please. I love have a black toy rabbit? I you. want to sleep with it. I want Dear Santa: Kalyn Manis a real seahorse in a tank. I would like a new xbox Merry Christmas. game and a four wheeler, a Dear Santa: Love, pet bulldog and some new I would like a Henry Hannah shoes and new clothes and Thomas train toy and a dirt bike and a rocket and a Gordon toy. That Dear Santa: pocket that’s it. would be great. I love I want a Toy Story movie. Jovan Johnkins you Santa. Can I have rain boots Jonathan McDaniel and a rain jacket? I like Dear Santa: Lightning McQueen. He is I would like a remote Dear Santa: in the spy car movie. Will control car, a bicycle, a toy I would like a DS toy you bring me a cowboy gun and some squinkies. car for my Barbies, a toy toy and a train set. I am I would also like a toy teddy bear and a dollgoing to play with it in my hamster and that’s all. house. I love you Santa. new house upstairs in my Evan Hale Rosie Cardenas room. I like dinosaurs. Will you bring me those Dear Santa: Mrs. Moore and too? Merry Christmas. I would like a mini Love, Mrs. Ameen’s pocket rocket motorcycle, Christan Pre-K class a blue bike, an electric scooter and a skateboard, Dear Santa: and an xbox 360. I will try Dear Santa: I want a walkie-talkie. I want a doll with a to be good. I’m going to play with brush and toothpaste. I Gage Givens you. I want a nubbie. It’s like to play with dolls. a blanket I cover with at I love you Santa. I want Dear Santa: night. I have one at my I would like a Baby Alive, an astronaut movie and mommy’s but I need one a cookie for my puppy. a white dog, some dolls at my daddy’s. I would like and a kitchen set and a toy I have a lot of puppies. Tinkerbell one if you can They like to eat. Merry monkey. I’ve been good. find it. I want a doggie, Christmas. Jada Howard just a girl fake one. Merry Love, Christmas. Montana Dear Santa: Love, I would like a Nintendo Hailey Dear Santa: DSI, six Nintendo DSI I want you to bring me games and a charger. Dear Santa: a bike. I want a pink one. Josh Best Will you please bring me Bring me a movie, with a Cars 2 movie, Radiator cartoons. Please bring Dear Santa: Springs? I like Cars. I want I would like a pink bike, me an outfit from Wala fire station like what we mart. I got to dress like a big Barbie house and a have a school. I want some little Barbie house, a little dingle bell. I want a toy. maroon trucks with trailLove, chick, a little playground ers. I’m going to use them Brianna for my Barbie dolls to play at my fire station. I already on and some fake candy got a train. I’m leaving Dear Santa: to feed my Barbies. cookies and milk and food. I would like a game for Valeria Romero-Mora Love my computer. I like ClifEli ford we have at school. Dear Santa: I would like a princess I want a baby doll like Dear Santa: celestia I saw on TV, the the one in our kitchen Will you please bring Barbie Charm School doll at school. I want her to me a big teddy bear, a doll that is all I can think of have a pink dress. Will that has yellow hair and it now. I love you Santa., you bring me some toys comes with a bowl of food Sarah Presley and movies. I love Care and a drink. I saw it at the Bears and the Cars movie store. I also want a red Dear Santa: for my brother. Do you necklace. Will you bring I would like an iPad 2, want something to eat? I me a rocking chair to sit and an electric scooter will leave you cookies on in and watch movies. One that sparks on the back, the table. more thing, I want an Elmo an iPod and a big four Love, chair. wheeler. I love you. Lilly Love, Daven Cozart Chloe

Dear Santa: I want a princess car for Christmas. My jingle bell and my bell Santa at Walgreen. I want a doggie like a red strawberry it has to be nice. I got my own books to read. Halloween is over now and I like to read. Merry Christmas Santa. Love, Jayden

Dear Santa: Will you bring me a Mickey Mouse dance I saw at Walmart? I saw a Hoop Who at the grocery store. I like to play fireman at School. Will you bring me a fireman suit and mask? I want a fishing pole. My mom will leave you cookies. Love, Dylan Dear Santa: I want a tiny robot that runs all by itself. I want some blocks, a Mickey mouse car that is red. I saw it on TV. I play with magnets at school. Can I have a some, like circle ones? That’s all. Love, Lucas Dear Santa: Will you bring me the game “Gross?” It’s a game you play on Wii. I have a Wii. I also want a wrestle man ring with 6 men I saw it a Walmart. Can I have wrestling game you play on TV? And a ninja game to play on the Wii. Love, Maddox Dear Santa: I want a new toy jeep I saw at Walmart. It’s a little one that is a toy that I can drive. I like to read books at school. Will you bring me some books? I would love a stuffed animal I can sleep with. Can I have a horsey? I will leave you chocolate chip cookies. Love, Joanie

Dear Santa: Will you bring me a baby doll? I want one that drinks a bottle. I want a Belle doll too. I saw her at Walmart. Can you bring me a cover to sleep with? Hot pink is my favorite color. I like Santa Claus books. I will leave you some apple juice. Love, Riley Dear Santa: I want a bike for Christmas. I want a yellow one and baby that takes a bottle and toys to play with my mom and dad. I like yellow. Bring me a dress. Love, Joseline Dear Santa: I want some makeup, lipstick and nail polish. I would also like some high heels. I like dress up. Will you bring me a baby doll that is pretty. I saw some just sitting there at the park. I will leave you some gummies. Love, Aaliyah


The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa: I want you to bring me some teeth of play dough, a walking dog from Kmart baby bear at Kmart, it has hair and you can hold it tight and lays down, closes, his eyes an dog to sleep. Bring me a pooping dog, and you clean it up, another dog has squeaky toy and spits his tongue out. Love, Lexi

Dear Santa: I want Barbies, a toy pet dog with a leash, some Barbie clothes for my Barbies. I love you. Merry Christmas. Love, Madalyn Kidd

Letters to Santa 2011 — 21 Dear Santa: I’ve been good the whole time I want a train, a Thomas train, I want him to talk. I want a dinosaur that roars and walks. I want a toy dog that walks and does what I tell it to do. I want my dinosaur to talk to. See you at Christmas. Love, Denver Squires

Dear Santa: I have a fireplace so you can come to my house when I’m sleeping. Please bring me a pretty chair, my own pretty paper, a pretty Mrs. Richesin’s yo-yo, cowgirl hat and Kindergarten class pretty cards. Thank you. Dear Santa: Love, I like Lightning McDear Santa: Hailey Frank Queen toy. I saw in a book I would like a bike, a at school, something for bear and a dog. Dear Santa: my mama, a Batman car, Love, Thank you for getting me and a Superman movie Kaidynce Borden too. I will leave you pizza. toys. Please bring me a baby doll. Love, Dear Santa: Love, Adam I would like a panda Adisson Bright bear toy, animals and a Mrs. Mull and Mrs. knight sword. Hicks’ Pre-K class Dear Santa: Love, I love you. I like your Eli Chesnutt house, a four wheeler, a Dear Santa: bike and a baby. Please I want a real doggy, a Dear Santa: Mario truck, a motorcycle, bring me a stocking. Love, I would like a toy egg, a four wheeler and a Journey Woodruff a lot of candy and a toy remote control car. Merry flower. Christmas. Dear Santa: Love, Jake Best I like you Santa. I love Bailey Fain you. I want a blue clock to Dear Santa: sit by my bed. I want a Tow Dear Santa: I have been good for Mater toy, a Mater colorI would like a choo choo Santa. I want a remote ing book and a house with train, a big tractor and a control dog, a remote dolls in it. I have a pink big man. control robot and a remote Christmas tree but I can’t Love, control bug. I’ve been find my stocking. My mom Jacob Hill good at my house. will leave cookies and milk Love, for you. Dear Santa: Dakota Williams Love, I would like a zombie Alyssa Larsen land, a toy gun and a Dear Santa: I want a dollhouse, play wrestler. Dear Santa: food with some plates, Love, I really want roller puzzles, crayons and a Connor Kyle coloring book. Thank you. skates, my own computer, that has flowers on it, a Love, Dear Santa: Kids Zooey game to play Catalina Gordon I would like a bike a on it. Please bring me an Barbie and a Barbie car. Easy Bake oven. How are Dear Santa: Love, I want a play gun, a tree your reindeer? Katy Potter Love, house, a new jacket and Brookelyn Miller some crayons and little Dear Santa: bean bags. I want a remote I would like a ninja Dear Santa: control bug. turtle, transformer and a I’ve been good. I want Love, toy rat. toys. Please bring me a Kobe Latham Love, blue ball, coloring books Austin Tinnel and crayons, some sand Dear Santa: toys and a Hello Kitty I want a fire truck, some Dear Santa: coloring book. real little sharks that you I would like a PSP, musLove, put in a bowl of water, a tang and a toy frog. Alexis Clowers fishing pole, and a toy Love, snake. Please bring some Abram Jones Dear Santa: play dough and play I need 100 cookies, a toy dough toys. I want a fire fire truck and a baby doll. Dear Santa: truck that spits out water. I would like an air Merry Christmas HO HO Merry Christmas. hockey table, a bike and HO! Love, some books. Love, Miguel Loredo Love, Maggie Miczek Hayden Vance Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Please bring me video Dear Santa: I want a four wheeler, a games, clothes and a speed toy, a race car and I would like a horse, a DS with a charger. I want a speed toy you ride on. I monkey and a chicken. some pants and shirts. I want a car you ride in. Love, want braces, too. Love, Emma Viar Love, Andrew Willix Trey Bradley Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like books, a Dear Santa: I want a box to put my remote control car and Please bring me Barbies, toys in, a baby doll, a CD games. a Barbie house with a player and a microphone, Love, bathroom and elevator. I a bike that me and my Ty Webster want Barbies for my whole cousin can ride bikes. family. Thank you. Thank you. Dear Santa: Love, Love, I would like a baby doll, Sara Webb Caryann Shrewsbury princess and a food set. Love, Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Amberleigh Wilkins I have a Christmas tree I have been good. Victhat is decorate and a tor likes monster trucks stocking. I want new toys, and I like Barbies. I want Dear Santa: I would like a doll, a a toy horse you ride on some costumes and I want pretend puppy and flip and my little ponies. Thank binoculars. I like bikes too. flops. you Santa Claus. Thank you. Love, Love, Love, Cheyenne Woodby Callie Spurbeck Madison Stoltz

Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie doll, a new backpack and jewelry. Love, Riley Woodby Dear Santa: I would like a dinosaur, star screen and a race car. Love, Will Lynn Dear Santa: I would like a toy car, pedal tractor and a play train. Love, Maddox Johnson

Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like a PSP, a fake I would like an apple, a horse and some beads. cookie and a banana. Love, Love, Emilee Patterson Talea O. Dear Santa: I would like a lightup penguin, light up lady bugs and a doll. Love, Ansley Poston Dear Santa: I would like a scooter, a bike and a fishing pole. Love, Jordan Quarles

Dear Santa: I would like a dog, a scooter and a race car. Love, Tanner L. Dear Santa: I would like a robot dog, a Barbie house and a Dora House. Love, Sarah L.

Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like a lalaloopsie I would like a violin, a Dear Santa: doll, easy bake oven and a piano and a guitar. I would like a ballerina Barbie airplane. Love, doll a zhu zhu baby DS Love, Shaye A. game, and the little dog Marissa Spurbeck with blue ears for your DS Dear Santa: game. Dear Santa: I would like a J.T. jersey Love, I would like a race car, a with a helmet, a motorKristen Stockton game and a TV. cycle and a puppy. Love, Love, Mrs. Watkins’ Eli Viar Gaige B.

Kindergarten class

Dear Santa: I would like a motorcyDear Santa: I would like a train set, a cle, a balloon and pencils. Love, car and an airplane. Dylan Welniak Love, Ethan Arden Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie, a Dear Santa: baby doll and a dress up I would like a car, a set. transformer and a hot Love, wheel. Molly Wilcox Love, Zacary Baker Dear Santa: I would like a bike, a scooter and a doll. Love, Kaylee Campbell Dear Santa: I would like a horse, a dog and a cat. Love, Tilia Coleman Dear Santa: I would like a train, a baby doll for my sister and a pair of scissors. Love, Andrew Dolin Dear Santa: I would like a truck, candy and blocks. Love, Dillon Draa Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie doll a baby and a jacket. Love, Kennisha Jackson Dear Santa: I would like a laptop four wheeler and a dirt bike. Love, Toby Kennedy Dear Santa: I would like a Wii, a basketball and a basketball goal. Love, Rylan Lowry Dear Santa: I would like a shirt a truck and shoes. Love, Dalton Ogle Dear Santa: I would like a baby doll, an ice cream maker and a Barbie doll. Love, Kristine Patrick

Mrs. McDonald’s First-grade class

Dear Santa: I would like a gumball machine, a dog and a motorcycle. Love, Malik A. Dear Santa: I would like a soccer ball, shampoo and a chew toy for my dog. Love, Chayse M.

Dear Santa: I want a dog for ChristDear Santa: mas, an iPod case and a I would like a soccer ball computer desk. That is all a football and a basketball. I want. Love, Love, Jacob P. Liz C. Dear Santa: I would like a soccer ball, a pillow pet and a football. Love, Landon E.

Dear Santa: I have been good in school. How is Rudolph? Is it fun flying around the world? I am 7 years old. I just like Christmas because I get to see you. Dear Santa: Love, I would like a teddy bear, Suann H. a motorcycle and a sleeping bag. Mrs. Stringer’s Love. Kindergarten class Kaley Y. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like a truck, a toy I want a dirt bike, a tram- gun and a monster truck. poline and a skateboard. Love, Love, Shawn G. Caleb R. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like whatever I would like a dog, a pil- you bring me. low pet and a pink bunny. Love, Love, Jarren M. Alyssa H. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like a bike a I would like a cat, a rab- huge Barbie house and a bit and a computer. treehouse. Love, Love, Summer P. Tori T. Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like Harry Potter I would like a rocket, a video game a dirt bike, and mask and a boat. a remote control Lightning Love, McQueen. Jacob W. Love, Braylon F. Dear Santa: I would like a kitty cat, a Dear Santa: Dora doll and a dollhouse. I would like a monkey Love, and a penquin. Savannah L. Love, Addi H. Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie Dear Santa: carriage, a Barbie necklace I would like a bike, a car and I want a crown that and a baseball. lights up. Love, Love, Frenando A. Gabbi H.


22 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa: I would like a Mario Kart game, a Wii and a farmer. Love, Hunter R. Dear Santa: I would like a lego, a doll and some makeup. Love, Kayley K. Dear Santa: I would like a lego, a helicopter and a fish. Love, Chloe S. Dear Santa: I would like a lego head to put my legos in, a 3D DS and a red Wii. Love, Nate C. Dear Santa: I would like a Spencer train, Thomas and a Douglas. Love, Abramo Dear Santa: I would like a doll with makeup, a Monster High doll, and I want to meet Justin Bieber. Love, Josie M. Dear Santa: I would like a doll, a four wheeler and a toy moon. Love, Edith Dear Santa: I would like a butterfly, a person toy and a gameboy. Love, Chuckie B. Dear Santa: I want a Monster High doll, princell doll and some dinosaurs. Love, Roya H. Dear Santa: I want a remote control truck, an egg toy and a ball. Love, Bo M. Dear Santa: I would like an American Girl doll, makeup, and a Justin Bieber doll. Love, Cara E. Dear Santa: I would like a bat clown, a Mario Wii game and an xbox 360 game. Love, Xander L.

Ms. Young's class Dear Santa: I want an iPod, a playstation 3, Haze for Playstation 3, an Air Hog helicopter, a new phone, and the Smurfs Movie. Anthony Bell Dear Santa: I wish I had a dollhouse, a toy bear, a PSP, a Justin Bieber doll, and big car for my doll. My mom wishes for a flower pot. I wish for my dad to visit me. My brother wishes that he had more PSP games. Love, Alexis Birchfield

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Dear Santa: My name is Emily. I am 3 years old. Please bring me Ella (Cinderella) for Christmas. I want a necklace too. Bring something for my mommy and daddy too. Love, Dear Santa: Emily Williams Dear Santa: I would like a Scooby-do I want an iPod, a PSP pirate set, shark balloon and I want a lot of little with a remote control and Dear Santa: My name is Joseph and I cars, a real guard dog Pirate Adventure Island. am 3 years old. I want cars and I want a backpack Love, and trucks for Christmas. I and a toy. I want you to Cole Speck like books, too. put me in soccer. Love, Jonathan Cano Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Joseph White I will set out milk and I would like a new Wii Dear Santa: cookies for you. I would game, Glow in the dark Dear Santa: I would love some like to have an xbox game, football and a toy PokeMy name is Derek. I just games for my DS. I’ll give a knife, a spy camera and mon character. started going to school. I you some cookies and a computer. Thank you. Love, like cars to play with. Bring milk. Devin Sewell Campbell Hicks something for my brother, Love, sister, mommy and nephew. Brooklyn West Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Love, I hope you will get me I would like makeup, Derek Blair Dear Santa: something for Christmas. boots and new strawberry I would like a laptop, I really hope you will shortcake toy. Mrs. Preston’s an iPod, DS and a horse come too. I will put milk Love, First-grade class game and some cars. I and cookies on the table. Alysha Smith love you Santa. You are What will you bring me on Dear Santa: cool. Christmas? I hope it will Dear Santa: I would like a Bratz doll From, be good. I will be happy I would like glasses, and the Spa ones. I would Hayden Eidsen if you do. I hope you will dolls and a water bottle. also like those hair feathers. I would like pink, purple and not be sick on Christmas. Love, blue and a bead extension Dear Santa: Happy Christmas Eve. Alondra Pina too. I would like a new doll. I want a blue car, kitIvy Oody How is Mrs. Santa? I hope tens, money and an iPod, Dear Santa: a phone and books. Dear Santa: I would like a deer hunt- you have a safe trip. Love, Jenna Gibson I want a DSI, boots, DS, ing game, NASCAR 2, and Champaigne Robinson butterfly earrings and but- a Bass Pro Shop game. Dear Santa: terfly head band. Love, Dear Santa: I would like a DS Harley Smith Colin Frazier I would like a remote please. I want a Barbie control helicopter. I would game, Dora game, Sonic Mrs. Pippin’s class Dear Santa: the Hedgehog game, I would like a Pirate Ad- like some Legos, the one a trampoline, so I can venture Island, a construc- that build a spaceship. Have Dear Santa: a safe trip. bounce bounce and tion site set and Pirate I would like a camera, Love, bounce. I want a baby I Scooby-Doo. a little doggie and a real Edgar Tinoco can feed, give it water and horse. Love, change its diaper. Have Cooper Speck Love, Dear Santa: great Christmas Eve. Isabella Ruzic I would like a skateboard Love, Dear Santa and a real turtle. I have the Lindsey Guinan I would like a doll, a Dear Santa: tank to put it in. I would also I would like a Mindwolf- guitar and a train. like some Legos, any kind. Dear Santa: Love, er 3 video game, a watch, Love, I would like a DSI, a Amanda Sweet and a dinosaur toy. Travis Cunningham remote control car, a PSP, Love, a remote truck, some Dear Santa: Emilio Sanchez Dear Santa: cars and a remote control I would like a girl’s video I want a Barbie Doll and boat. game, a teddy bear and Dear Santa: a wagon so I can pull my Dealin Kyker I would like a Batman toy there was on old woman sister around. I want a pillow who swallowed a fly book. cave, Batman and a shark for my brother. I would like Dear Santa: Love, another guitar and a fake boy. I want a guitar and a Maddy Tilley computer and a poster of Love, car, a phone, jacks, cards Hannah Montana and a DS. I Noah Stusse and an xbox 360. Dear Santa: would like to take a picture of Maria Lance I would like a rocking you too. I would also like a Dear Santa: horse, a doll, a real horse. nutcracker. You are sweet. I would like Robin’s Love, Dear Santa: Love, house (Batman and Belle Marsh I want a Barbie doll, a Tabbatha Holder Robin), an alarm clock and Barbie house and I want a joker house to go with a pet shop and pet shops, Batman and Robin. Mrs. Tuck and Mrs. Dear Santa: Can I have some dolls? a fox, a kitten and horse Love, Shelia’s There are Monster High pet shop. Landan Guilford Preschool dolls that I like. How are the Love, 3-year-olds class reindeer? Christina Lindsey Dear Santa: Love, I would like a baby doll Dear Santa: Kelsie Crowder Dear Santa: that walks, a playhouse My name is Landon. I I want a PSP, an iPod, and a big ball. go to school. Bring me Dear Santa: playstation 3 and a DSI Love, I love you. These are cars for Christmas. Santa XL Desiree Huckabey is coming to town. I want things I want for Christmas: Yogi Lopez a guitar, a computer, DS and candy too. I have been Dear Santa: 100 baby dolls and dresses. good. Dear Santa: I would like a Tennessee I also want some music and Love, I will leave you some football jersey, a football I want a fish in a fishbowl. I Landon Squires cookies and milk on the and a basketball. thank you for our Christmas counter. I love you Santa. Love, Santa Claus. I hope you Dear Santa: I want an iPod for ChristAustin Campbell My name is Cameron. I have a good Christmas too, mas and a puppy. am a big boy. Please bring Santa. Kirsten Maynard Dear Santa: Love, me some cars and cookI would like a dirt bike, a Sarah Mantooth ies. Bring something for Dear Santa: four wheeler and an iPod papaw too. Do you know what I Touch. Dear Santa: Love, want? I want a phone and Love, I want a 3D DS. I want Cameron Evans money, a lot of movies Gage Skipper a computer and an iPod and a car and a pet snake, Touch. I want some comDear Santa: a king cobra and a lot of Dear Santa: puter games to go with the My name is Will. I have books and an iPod and a computer like Tic-Tac-Toe I would like a wrestling big flat TV and get me on set, Darth Vader mask and been a good boy. I want a that we have at school. I choo choo train. I like to facebook and a car for my toy house. want some games for my read books and dance, too. PS3 too. mama. I want a DS. Love, Love, Serenity Cobb Love, Austin Wallace Will Nichols Jacob Hall Dear Santa: I want a DS, a puppy, bunk beds in my room, a pool in my room, a lot of money and a phone. Love, Kayley Bright

Dear Santa: I would like a real baby puppy, a kitten an iPod, crafts, a DSI, some Barbies, a Barbie castle, a baby Alive doll, a gingerbread man, gingerbread house, an electric guitar and a little toy car I can ride in. I will have cookies and milk for you. I love you. Love, Sidney Elise Rucker

Dear Santa: I would like a transformer, Cars 2, the movie and Batman Lego game Love, David Lovely

Dear Santa: I want an iPod Touch and a DS. I want some computer games too. I also want a Wii and some school stuff. I would like a little horse that makes sounds. I like you Santa. I hope the reindeer are doing good. Love, Caleb Turpeinen Dear Santa: I want a Barbie Townhouse and Monster High girls. I would like an angel necklace because I lost mine. I would like Sleeping Beauty Princess dress, a black long wig, sunglasses, a stuffed bunny, the little singing thing on TV with a microphone, a bell, a toy parrot a Dora backpack, the Masquerade Barbie and a princess bed set. I also want a pair of high heels and a sweater. I want the Barbie Princess Charm School movie too. Love, Patience Webster Dear Santa: I want spider webs and a computer and a Spiderman 3-D movie, a Spiderman mask and those rescue toys. Love, Christopher Cannady Dear Santa: I want a computer and a remote control car. I want a new set of cars and a bike. I would like a Ned’s Head game and a fake gun. Love, Bradley Brown Dear Santa: I want some real chickens, sunglasses, a new DS and that is all. Love, Katie Taylor Dear Santa: How are you doing? I want a Sonic and Mario Game. How your reindeer doing? How do you get down those chimneys? I want a scooter. Love, Austin Lucas Dear Santa: There is a Barbie Dreamhouse that I want, a Barbie you change her hair color, the Bratz Masquerade doll with a mask and makeup, a baby doll where you change the diaper. We’ve got something special for you and it’s not cookies. Love, Gracie Wheeler Dear Santa: How is Mrs. Claus? I want a lunchbox, a set of Handy Manny and some puppets and some moves to watch and a VCR. That’s all I want and I love you Santa. Love, Braden Standridge

Dear Santa: I want a new DS game. How are the reindeer doing? How cold is it up there? How are the elves? Love, Emily England Dear Santa: I love you. What I want is a dollhouse and a puppet show. Love, Angel Leatherwood


The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa: I want a guitar, a Barbie and I don’t know what else. I think I want a star Love, Olivia Walker

Dear Santa: I hope you are having a good time at the Northe Pole. If you aren’t, I am sorry. I like your reindeer. I hope you have a safe trip. Love, Gabriel

Letters to Santa 2011 — 23

Ms. Archer's class Dear Santa:

Dear Santa: Santa, how are you doing? Have you found any elves? Do you have brothers there and how are the Dear Santa: reindeer doing? I would I want a real dog, a like to have a dinosaur. swing set, a 3D DS and a Dear Santa: Love, My name is Brooklyn. I am real cat and a computer. Colby Cunningham 7 years old and I am excited Love, that Christmas is almost Elisha Goins Dear Santa: here. For Christmas I want How are your reindeer? Patricia Anderson’s a violin, because I think it Can you please bring would be fun to play. class me a besug bes and a Love, strawberry shortcake set Brooklyn I. Dear Santa: up house, a new tent and My name is Emma Jane a new flashlight? I want Dear Santa: Stacy. I live in Willow some Barbie slippers. I’m Sophie Belle Pitarro. I Creek. My address is 817 Love, have been waiting for ChristStratford Ave. The first Emma Goforth thing I want for Christmas mas. All I want is a lalaloopsy doll, Monster High doll is an orange bike with Dear Santa: and whatever you get me. banana handle bars. I I would like to have I have been good. How are also want a nail painting some bakugans and a set. Please remember my you? I will make sure to get legos to put together. you cookies and milk. family. Love, Love, Love, Patrick Harrison Sophie Emma Jane Stacy Dear Santa: My name is Lily and I am 7 years old. My birthday is November. What is the color of your sleigh and what are the reindeer names? I want a pink or purple bike, a Barbie doll and that is all. Love, Lily

Dear Santa: Hi, my name is Tres. I want a dirtbike and the charger and the Batman set that Baylor has and be sure it has all the people. I also want $50 so I can go to Toys-R-Us. That’s all I want. Love, Tres

Dear Santa: How are the elves? Bring me a lego space and a remote control car? Love, Kobe Carpenter Dear Santa: How are the reindeer? I some packs of Ordys and Barbies and new makeup. Love, Ariel Carver

Dear Santa: My name is Madison. I Dear Santa: don’t want much. I just want I am excited about a kitten. I will be happy to see Dear Santa: Christmas. I will be in my you at Christmas. I want a remote control school program about Love, car, a gamecube, playstaChristmas and play all Madison tion game. your songs. I am 6 years Love, old. I want Light Sprites, a Dear Santa: Hernan Cortez password journal, a whole I have been good this thing of Hello Kitty, a DS, year. I want lots of presents Dear Santa: a Barbie Princess Charm for Christmas. I want a I was wondering how School and a Barnbie train, a play set of wrestling you make all those toys. camper. Merry Christmas. guys, five Power Rangers I want a Barbie dress and Love, and more than that. Merry Barbie shoes and some Ava Christmas. play makeup. My sister Love, wants movies and scooter. Dear Santa: Ryan My brother wants a bike I hope you are having and a dog. a good year. I want for Dear Santa: Love, Christmas a stuffed dog, I have been good this year. Bridgett Hanley a Bratz house and a Bratz How is Rudolph? You must bakery. That’s what I want be busy with little elves runfor Christmas. ning around the whole place. Dear Santa: Love, I can’t wait for Christmas. Are How many reindeer do you have. I love you Hailie Morgan you going to have a good reindeer and I want some Christmas? I hope you do. cars and some legos and a Dear Santa: Is it fun to fly around the playstation game. I would like a fish tank, world? I’m sure it is. Merry Love, a shark puzzle and a toy Christmas. Johnathan Woodby Love, clock for Charlie. Bring Joscalyn mom new shoes. Dear Santa: Love, Dear Santa: Isaac M I’m wondering how do Have a nice Christmas. A you make all those toys so few things I want is a turbo Dear Santa: fast. For Christmas I need tank and AT-AT walker and I am in first grade and a TV. a DS. I have a big mind. For Love, Love, Christmas I want some Ariel Thompson Hayden more video games, some more Batman toys, some Dear Santa: Dear Santa: legos, a Green Lantern I want a four wheeler and I would like a new hero ring that glows and a dirt bike, a pair of Nikes. game, a new movie, new mask. I hope you have a Do you have all the toys video game and a skateMerry Christmas. ready/ I hope you are OK. board. That’s what I want for Love, Love, Christmas, Santa. Bandy Logan Finchum Love, Corban Darragh Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I’m 7 years old and how For Christ I want a gogo are you? Merry Christmas, Dear Santa: puppy and I want some I’m looking forward to your I hope you have a good arrival. I am 7 years and go feet pajamas. friend. I hope you have a Love, to Sweetwater Primary. I good Christmas. Ashlynn Isbill want a fire bell, toad, a cage Love, just like the one at PetSmart Brooklyn Moore Dear Santa: and some food. I will leave I am wondering how you cookies and milk. I am Dear Santa: many elves you have. Are I would like some mov- a second grader. I live at 211 you ready for Christmas? ies that are SpongeBob, a West Central Ave. I hope you I want a babbd set for have a wonderful Christmas. toy cow and a truck. Christmas. Love, Love, Love, Noah Brodi L. Clay Strickland

For Christmas I want a prize. How many elves do you have? I like to play in the snow, it is fun. Santa is fun. Love, Lannah Steffa Dear Santa: I want toys to play with and a gogo puppy. I love you. Love, Selah Belk

Dear Santa: I would like a police car, police outfit and police station. Love, Dailyn Miller Dear Santa: I would like a pony, a dress and Orbeez Spa. Love, Chloe Dotson

Dear Santa: My name is Shea Wheeler. I have been good. For Christmas I want a secret diary that opens by your voice, DSI, roller skates, size 4, phone and iPod touch. Do you really go all around the world? Love, Shea Wheeler

Dear Santa: My name is Kaley Peck. I Dear Santa: have been good. I hope you I would like a baby doll, new shoes and a new skirt. bring me a stuffed animal, Dear Santa: CDs, an xbox 360, a big bike Love, I wonder how many elves and some roller skates and a Abbey Davis you have. Will you bring me helicopter. How old are you? a fourwheeler. Love, Dear Santa: Love, Kaley I would like a new dog, Jackson Shamblin teddy bear and a book. Dear Santa: Love, Dear Santa: My name is Lane StrickKaley Buckner Santa are you finished land. I have been good this with all the toys? How do year. I want a rattlesnake, a Dear Santa: you fly? tree frog, anaconda, xbox I would like race cars, Love, 360, a silly hat, pellet gun, Woody and a robot. Clinton Arwood Beyblades, iPod, 3D DS, Love, flatscreen TV, a puppy, hamChase Carroll Dear Santa: ster, roller skates, remote I wonder how many elves control car, a giant lollipop. you have. For Christmas I Dear Santa: Love, want a Monster truck. How I would like new clothes, Lane many deer do you have? a crayon box and Power Love, Ranger. Dear Santa: Connor Fritts Love, My name is Cristina Sloan. I have been good. I Braidey Newman Dear Santa: hope you bring me a real How are you? How many Dear Santa: guitar, skateboard, Cars 2, elves do you have? I want I would like a helicopter, DSI, laptop, a baby toy in for Christmas, a gogo a stroller with clothes and blocks and a bell. puppy. some shoes. Love, Love, Love, Dakota Housley Sofie Squires Cristina Sloan Dear Santa: Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like a ninja, How many elves do you My name is Kaden Duprey. power ranger and a have? I want a remote I have been good. I would football. control car. like an xbox 360, my own Love, Love, dog, remote control car, Jeremy Hackler Stoney Sturgill remote control airplane, iPod touch and DSI. How Dear Santa: Dear Santa: old are you? I would like a remote I would like a Barbie Love, control airplane, remote doll house, Belle doll and Kaden control helicopter and a jewelry. penguin. Love, Dear Santa: Love, Elizabeth Berry My name is Jazmin Parker Holt Almanza. I have been good. Dear Santa: I hope you bring me a baby I would like a toy shotgun, Dear Santa: sled, a baby toy with clothes I would like a motormotorcycle and a knife. and shoes and a bed for the cycle, a monster truck and baby. Love, a race car set. Landon Freeman Love, Love, Jazmin Almanza Lisandro Avila-Almanza Dear Santa: I would like boots, clothes Dear Santa: and tennis shoes. My name is Michala Ms. Bowers’ Love, Presswood. I have been Second-grade Jewel Lowe good. I would like a stuffed class dog, secret diary, paper Dear Santa: jamz, zoos pet, ipod, 3d, Dear Santa: I would like a butterfly DS, pins for DS, a stuffed My name is Erick toy, diary center and play penguin. Vazquez. I have been good dough. Love, this year. I would like to Love, Michala Presswood have a nerf gun, flat screen Amanda Vazquez TV, remote control car, Dear Santa: cobra, MW3 video game Dear Santa: My name is Kaylee iPod 4S. How old are you? Woodby. I have been good I would like a race car Love, track, hammer and police this year. I would like a Erick car. Bakugan, an anaconda and Love, a pokine. Dear Santa: Elijah Cobb Love, My name is Emma Kaylee Woodby Upton. I have been good. Dear Santa: I want a phone with a pink Dear Santa: I would a robot, remote cover, roller skates, hamcontrol helicopter and a My name is Cheyenne ster, a real guitar and iPod Bush and I have been good. transformer. touch. How long have you I want a baby doll, a guitar, a Love, been married? B.J. hamster, a skateboard, roller Love, skates, xbox 360, a phone, a Emma Grace Upton Dear Santa: car, iPod and a Bakugan. I would like a baby doll Love, with clothes, Holiday Barbie Dear Santa: Cheyenne My name is Jayce and Mario Wii games. Upton. I have been good. Dear Santa: Love, Danielle Jones For Christmas I would like My name us Cierra Hurst. PSP games, xbox games, I have been good this year. Dear Santa: big barrel bat, iPod touch, I hope you bring me a I would like a nerf gun, apples to apples game and hamster and a cool cage and legos, Mario kart 7 Wii Candyland. How do your a ball. game. reindeer fly? Love, Love, Love, Cierra Hurst Lane Mull Jayce


24 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa: My name is Emma Kleint. I have been good this year. I hope you bring me a secret diary, hamster, roller skates, skateboard and iPod touch. Love, Emma Kleint Dear Santa: My name is Danielle. I have been very good. I would like some guitar strings, Barbie dolls, Barbie house, xbox kinect and Wii games. Love, Danielle

Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie doll and Barbie house. Love, Pilar Castro Dear Santa: I would like a pirate costume and toys. Love, Ben Coleman Dear Santa: I would like a big gun and dragnoid gun. Love, Alex Dunlap Dear Santa: I would like a doll and a dollhouse. Love, Jailynn Erby

Dear Santa: My name is Eathan Hale. I have been nice. I hope you will bring me Dear Santa: 3d DS, four wheeler, TV, I would like a pool and a bike, Beavis and Butthead doll playhouse. season one, new Paper Love, jamz, skateboard, arts and Savannah Gardner crafts remote control car, scooter, pellet gun, targets Dear Santa: and Rudolph movie. I would like toys and a car. Love, Love, Eathan Vincent Gonzalez Dear Santa: My name is Angelika Sabarillo. I have been kind of good this year. I hope you will bring me an xbox 360, and I would like a DSI and a bike. I would like a guitar and a skateboard, my favorite is roller skates and I would like an iPod. How do you get down the chimney? Love, Angelika Dear Santa: My name is Ben Brackett. I have been good this year. I hope you will bring me a snowboard, Legos Star Wars 3, two foot long roller coaster, and a pack of matches. Love, Ben Brackett Dear Santa: My name is Robert C. I have been good. I would like Bakugan, Paper jamz, remote control car and roller skates. Love, Robert C.

Mrs. D. Starnes’ Kindergarten class Dear Santa: I would like a baby doll and play food. Love, Mercedes Adams Dear Santa: I would like an iPhone with games and a black and white pet. Love, Anthony Alonso Dear Santa: I would like a DS and a Barbie doll. Love, Jayla Benton Dear Santa: I would like a four wheeler and a swimming pool. Love, Bryce Brock Dear Santa: I would like a doll kitchen and that’s all, Love, Felicia Cannady

The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa, I would like to have a Mustang toy car, toy dinosaurs, and little toy men. Love, Jose Guzman

Dear Santa, You will find my name on your nice list. I would like to have a real phone, sweaters, necklaces, and a little Christmas tree for my Dear Santa, room. I will leave you milk I would like to have a and cookies. guitar case, guitar pick, and Love, a Happy Napper doghouse Makayla Larsen to doggie. Have a Merry Christmas! We will be J. Hicks’ class giving you eggnog and cookies. Dear Santa: Love, My name is Rosie and I Josalyn Alfonso have been good. I want an Easy Bake oven, computer Dear Santa, with games, Barbies and a I would like to have a toy house with a horse. I wish gun, bicycle, and another you would show me your toy gun. reindeer. Love, Love, Jake Presley Rosie Dear Santa, I wish I could have a new bed, legos, a sock monkey, and my own bubble gum machine. I love you, Santa. Love, Jacob Shabdue

Dear Santa, I would like to have a Dear Santa: bunch of toys for ChristI would like Monopoly and mas. I love you, Santa. I Operation games. don’t want to be on the Love, naughty list, the good list Zyler Goodman is better. Love, Dear Santa: Addison Shelton I would like some toy tools. Love, Dear Santa, Nathan Greene I wish I could get a remote control airplane, rain Dear Santa: boots, and a new game. I would like a Barbie and Love, a train. Hayden Dotson Love, Leighann Guinan Dear Santa, I would like to make Dear Santa: my family happy. Santa, I would like a four wheeler I really want to make and a train. everyone be happy because Love, I love them. I really want Zack Kidder a doll that was really cool, because it was a doll from Dear Santa: Monster High and it’s name I would like a phone and a is Dracula. She is really toy dog. cool and she has streaks in Love, her hair that are my favorite Shyann Price color, which is pink. That is why I think it is cool. I Dear Santa: want a huge stuffed animal, I would like a motorcycle giraffe. and toys. Love, Love, Hannah Lowe Leon Rose Dear Santa, Mrs. Wheeler’s I would like to have a First grade class truck and a toy car. Love, Dear Santa, Bryston Woodby I would like to have a toy baby and a toy kitchen. I will Dear Santa, leave you milk and cookies. I would like to have Love, clothes, toys, and boots. I Zoe Hughes want to see your reindeer, if you do not care to wake Dear Santa, me up. I would like to have a Love, Lalaloopsy doll, a Baby Alive Blake Smith that fake poops in the diaper, and a Barbie house. Have a Dear Santa, nice Christmas. I would like to have a Love, Baby Alive, a microphone, Callie Upton guitar, a puppy that walks in the water, and all kinds Dear Santa, of Barbie dolls. I want lots of toys. I would Love, like a yellow mustang remote Barbie Puckett control car and two dirt bikes, one for me and one for Dear Santa, my brother. I would like to have Love, blocks and cars. I will Rylee Brown leave you some cookies. Love, Dear Santa, Jacob Cochran I would like to have an Optimus Prime Transformer, Dear Santa, a tool bench just my size, I would like to have pool and a talking Lightning table and a paint ball gun. McQueen. Love, Love, Ashton Gruenwald Ryan Ikenberry

Dear Santa: My name is Blayton. I have been good. I want a snowboard, iPod 2, games, bike and a gameboy Love, Blayton Dear Santa: My name is Alivia. I have been good this year. I want dolls, fake money jar, Barbie Mansion, DSI and a good Christmas. Santa, are you real? Love, Alivia

Dear Santa: My name is Kendall. I have been good. I want a laptop, Tinkerbell earrings, a computer, zhu zhu pets, DS games a TV to go in my room, some walkie talkies, Wii games, girl clothes and Dear Santa: a raisin girl, an art set, some My name is Launa. I chapter books and a text have been good. I would like you to bring me a PSP, book. Is the tooth fairy real? Love, DS and gameboy books. Kendall What do your reindeer look like? Dear Santa: Love, My name is Caleb Launa Reynolds. I have been good. I want a nintendo for my Dear Santa: gameboy, a remote control, My name is Xander. I a pillow pet, baby pillow pet, have been good. I would a house, a plane, a hummer like you to bring me an with a trailer. iPod, an iPhone, a mp3 Love, player and a tech machine Caleb gun and a xbox 360 and Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 game for xbox. How Dear Santa: My name is Kaytia. I have come I never see you? been good. I want some Love, clothes, some jeans, a DSI Xander 3, a blue one, an xbox 360, some more shoes, Barbies, Dear Santa: a TV, a dollhouse, a game My name is Houston. I have been good this year. I board, some play dough, a want a computer, a phone, pillow pet, chapter books, a four wheeler, a scooter, DS, phone, a reindeer. Can you get me a Tinkerbell dress? DSI, an ipad, a real Star Wars sword and a wrestler What is Rudolph’s last sword. Are you elves kids name? Love, or grownups? Kaytia Love, Houston Dear Santa: My name is Ethan Keller. Dear Santa: I have been good. I want a My name is Jaden. I have been good this year. I want Skylander game, xbox 360, a computer and more zhu 3 DS, a playstation 3, a real zhu pets and a puppy and dog, a real gun and a pillow I want some more zhu zhu pet. Love, puppies and some zhu zhu Ethan Keller babies and a lots of surprises. What is Rudolph’s Dear Santa: last name and how did My name is Chantel. I have Rudolph get a red nose? been good. Here is my list: Love, a real laptop, a real puppy, Jaden a game for my DSI, a movie of Twilight, science stuff, a Dear Santa: My name is Chloe. I have yo-yo, legos, surfboard, been good this year. I want skateboard and walkie talkie, roller skates, and a game for a phone, a figit, a microphone, a puppy, the game my stepdad’s video game and sneakers. I want to know Kirby Mass Attack, my cooking kitchen, pokemon if your wife’s real name is Jessica. cards packs, a timer and Love, a pet goldfish. What is Chantel Rudolph’s last name? Love, Dear Santa: Chloe My name is Ethan. I have been good this year. I want Dear Santa: an xbox kinect, puppies, My name is Baylor. I have been good this year. a dirt bike, a baby sister, an iPod, nerf gun. Why is I want an iPhone, a four Rudolph’s nose red? wheeler, mp3, gold PSP, Love, TV dirtbike and a kitty. Ethan How did Rudolph get a red nose? Dear Santa: Love, My name is Zachery. I have Baylor been good. I want a spiderman scooter, an iPhone, a Dear Santa: toy machine gun, a 3D DS My name is Wyatt Carand a Super Mario 3D land roll. I have been good. I want a dog. What is Olive’s video game and a regular xbox and a laptop. What is last name? Rudolph’s last name? Love, Love, Wyatt Zachery

Dear Santa: My name is Shay. I have been good this year. I want a DS, makeup, hair straightener, water bottle, iPad, a go-cart and a phone. Love, Shay Dear Santa: My name is Brianna. I want lots of things for Christmas. I want a kid cook thing for Christmas, Baby Alive, and a laptop. Love, Brianna Cockrum

Kim Mercer’s Second-grade class Dear Santa: My name is Getzy Huerta. I have been good. I would like you to bring a toy chinchilla toy dog, a pack of gum, $20, and a polka dog eraser and a toy cat. Can you get me a big toy? Love, Getzy Huerta Dear Santa: My name is Paul Chavez. I have been good. I would like an iPod and a Playstation with a Call of Duty Black Ops and Legos and a bike that glows. How many cookies can you eat? Love, Paul Chavez Dear Santa: My name is Brycen Keyt. I have been good. I would like an army gun, spy stuff, big hot wheel car, spy glass, spy gun, spy car and a Playstation. How do the reindeer fly? Love, Brycen Dear Santa: My name is Trent West. I have been nice this year. I want Wii games, cars, trucks, DS, DSI, DS game, DSI game and a scooter. Love, Trent West Dear Santa: My name is Erica Pappageorge. I have been good. I want 3D DS, Dsi game, Barbie doll, shoes, dollhouse and new clothes. Love, Erica Dear Santa: My name is Damien McKee. I have been good this year. I would like a DS, and Warfare 3 toys. How do you make toys? Love, Damien Dear Santa: My name is Callie Duncan. I have been good this year. I would like Justin Bieber stuff, new Wii game, board games, a kids’ car, some computer games, a cell phone, socks, silly bands. How Many cookies do you eat? Love, Callie Dear Santa: My name is Casey Kyle. I have been good. I would like some Barbie clothes, a Hello Kitty alarm clock, zhu zhu puppies, a yahtze game and a new bike. Are your elves working hard? Love, Casey


The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa: Dear Santa: I would like a big castle My name is Nevaeh with army men. Jackson. I have been Love, good. I would like a Wii Belford Ray game, Just Dense 3, mp3 player, snake python. What Dear Santa: is your wife’s name? I would like ducks. Love, Love, Nevaeh Jackson Isaiah Moses Dear Santa: Dear Santa: My name is Brook I would like a big doll McJunkin. I have been castle that has a princess kinda good this year. I in it. would like a new DSI Love, game, an American Girl Chloe Kyle doll, some new boots and skinny jeans, some DS games, fuzzy bear, a lots of Dear Santa: I would like a Batman. baby stuff, lots of candy in Love, my stocking and an iphone Riley Hammel and laptop. How do you deliver 2 million presents Dear Santa: in one night. I would like a bike. Love, Love, Brook Hayden Hemmings Dear Santa: Dear Santa: My name is Kobe McI would like a bike. Murray. I have been good Love, this year. I want $100,000, Karlie Smith fuzzy slippers, an xbox game and new shoes. How Dear Santa: do you drive so much in I would like a zombie one night? game. Love, Love, Kobe Jayden Richesin Dear Santa: Dear Santa: My name is Alanna I would like a helicopter. King. I have been very Love, good. I want a Baby Alive, Thomas Detrick and a little pink and white Christmas tree. Why can’t I Dear Santa: touch the elves? I would like a castle with Love, princesses. Alanna King Love, Fatima Garcia Dear Santa: My name is Jonah Kile. I have been good this year. Dear Santa: I would like a DSI that I want Saints Row 2 and 3, Kill Zone 3, Madden 10 takes pictures. Love, and 12, hot wheels, Call Hanna Allmon of Duty MW3, Battlefield Gears of War 3. How do you got out and in so fast? Dear Santa: I would like a boat. Jonah Kile Love, Benjamin Kent Dear Santa: My name is Lane Hicks. I have been good. I hope Dear Santa: I would like a Doodle you will bring me lots of Bear. stuff for Christmas like Love, Mario Brothers 3, legos, Lilly Kyle Star Wars 3, remote control helicopter, trampoline, Dear Santa: legos and a Wii game. I would like a Wii. How many presents do Love, you deliver to kids? Juliana Coleman Love, Lane Dear Santa: I would like a helicopter. Dear Santa: Love, My name is Jillianne Jesus Guzman Daniel. I have been kinda good this year. I want makeup, bendaroos, cray- Dear Santa: I would like a toy shotola jewelry maker, soda chapstick, hand sanitizer, gun. Love, kinect for xbox and Just Marcus Dearmond Dance 3 for xbox, DS games, clothes. What is all of your reindeers names? Dear Santa: I would like Squeaky. Love, Love, Jillianne Sam Kemble Dear Santa: Mrs. Wilson’s My name is Madison Kindergarten class Taylor. I have been good this year. I would like a Dear Santa: computer and $100 for I would like a remote Christmas. How many control race car and a new presents do you deliver? football. I also wanta socLove, cer ball. Madison Taylor Love, Blaine Yvonne Roy’s

Letters to Santa 2011 — 25 Dear Santa: I would like a tackling dummy, football knee pads and remote control airplane. Love, Kai Correll Dear Santa: I would like Tinkerbell house a Barbie doll and a puppy. Love, Emory Arwood Dear Santa: I would like a Monster High Barbie, a four wheeler and fingernail polish. Love, MacKenzie Capp Dear Santa: I would like Barbies, Dora games and movies and art supplies. Love, Tinslee Cook

Dear Santa: I would like a DS and a big toy horse. Love, Kylee Kamps Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie doll and a dinosaur. Love, Hannah Lovingood Dear Santa: I would like a 3D DSI with a Mario 3D land and Mario Cart 7. Love, Riley Cathey Dear Santa: I would like a 3D DSI and an xbox 360. Love, Ryan Sampson Dear Santa: I would like you to bring me a skateboard game and a teddy bear. Love, Christian Neely

Dear Santa: I would like a game choo Dear Santa: choo train and a PlaystaI would like a train set tion portable. and a battery controlled Love, four wheeler. Jacob Dyer Love, Samuel Slack Dear Santa: I would like a chopper, a Dear Santa: train and a book. I would like a Tinkerbell Love, and a butterfly doll. Love, Alan Johnson Kaylee Huckabey Dear Santa Dear Santa: I would like a doll, a I would like a Barbie jeep book and a game. and my own letter cards Love, and a new big backpack. Neida Lopez Love, Taylor Stringham Dear Santa: I would like a Justin Dear Santa: Beiber doll, a Monster I would like a dune High doll and a Scooby buggy go-cart that says Doo movie. dinosaur on it and a nerf Love, gun. Arianna Moore Love, Chris Mincey Dear Santa: I would like a toy gun, a train and a truck. Love, Aidan Dear Santa: I would like a Barbie doll, a bear and a game. Love, Ashlyn Presley Dear Santa: I would like a football, a roller car and a wrestler. Love, Jonathon Williams

Dear Santa: I would like an xBox 360 kinect and a connect Wii. Love, Dekoda Webb Dear Santa: I would like a race car and a pack of night clothes. And a big teddy bear. Love, Faith Miller

Crystal Ingram’s First-grade class

Ms. Torbett’s Dear Santa, Kindergarten class I would like some books,

some Dora stuff, a big Pillow Pet and a little Pillow Pet.  Love, Emmilea    Dear Santa: Dear Santa, I would like a train set I want a BNSL train and I and a scooter. want a tractor with a spear.  Love, I want a big rig with a box car.  I want a KISH tractor Gabriel Robinson too.  That's all! Love, Dear Santa: Tinsley I would like a box of play   rings, a play microphone Dear Santa, I can sing in and a toy I want one of those big horse. airplanes and a firetruck.  I Love, want a helicopter too.  Araya Wattenbarger Love, Kindergarten class Michael Dear Santa: Dear Santa:   I would like a microDear Santa: I would like a new bat Dear Santa, I would like a pink video phone for kids. I also want cave and a set of Star I want toys for Christmy little pony and Squeezy Wars action figures. DS game. mas. set. Love, Love, Love,  Love, Kristie Titus Taylor Stephanie Sarah Skelton Dear Santa: I would like a real dart gun and a rocket set. Briar Gray

Dear Santa, I want  trailer and a car and some new clothes. Love, Yahir   Dear Santa, I want a four wheeler and an iPod touch. Love, Landen   Dear Santa, I want an iPod and a real BB gun and a checker board.  I also want a hot wheels car with a camera on it. Love, Will   Dear Santa, I want a pet frog and a new bed.  I wish I had a laptop. Love, Kalee   Dear Santa, I want a dirt bike and a four wheeler and a Nintendo DSI. Love,  Ryan   Dear Santa, I want a Barbie playset and a baby doll.  I want a Snoopy piano. Love, Anna   Dear Santa, I want a doll set,  DSI and a cook stove and that’s all!! Love,  Shea   Dear Santa, I want a slingshot for my Angry Birds and a key chain Bluebird.  I also want a boomerang Angry Bird. Love, Sagan   Dear Santa, I want a scooter and a puppy and a new bike.  I also want a new baby and a rocking chair. Love, Ella   Dear Santa, I want a Princess Unicorn.  I want some balloons. Love, Madison   Dear Santa, I want a camera and a 3D DS. Love, Karley   Dear Santa, I want a MP3 player and I want 10 books and a baby doll. Love, Makinli    Dear Santa, I want MP3 player, DS and a bunkbed.  I also want some toys and some socks and a book that can read to me. Love, Dale    Dear Santa, I want this skeleton thing that shoots ghosts out of his eyes.  I want an iPod too.  My mom thinks I’m getting a laptop.  I want some DSI games too. Love, Zackary

Dear Santa, I would like a scooter for Christmas please.  I want a new bike. Thank you! Love, Amber

Teresa Anderson’s First-grade class Dear Santa, I would like my own kitchen set and my own giant Barbie house.  One more thing my own stuff so I can be a teacher when I grow up. Love, Ray'ana   Dear Santa, I would like a Christmas pencil and sharpener.  I would also like a new race track. Love, Hunter Dear Santa, I want a touch screeen phone and a ipod touch, Bratz Masquerade doll, and a Bratz Glamour Streak doll. I also want a real computer. Love, Sidney   Dear Santa, I want an Iphone and a new dress. Love, Allie   Dear Santa, I want a real computer and I want an Ipad and a real phone. Love, Kim   Dear Santa, I want a Barbie doll. Love, Hanna   Dear Santa, I want a toy boat and a truck with a trailer. Love, Westin   Dear Santa, I want airhogs and a new bike and a remote controlled car and monster truck. Love, Isaac   Dear Santa, I want a monster truck and a digger. Love, Trenton   Dear Santa, I want a toy gun with a scope. Love, Braden   Dear Santa, I want lots of candy and games and a flat screen TV and that’s it. Love, Gavin   Dear Santa, I want a phone a Playstation 3 and games for it. Love, Aiden   Dear Santa, I want a makeup set. Love, Lexi  


26 — Letters to Santa 2011 Dear Santa, I want a makeup set and a dog and a cat. Love, Kiyah   Dear Santa, I want a mermaid set and puppy and a kitty.  I also want some ballerina clothes and a stuffed animal lady bug.  Love, Tatiana   Dear Santa, I want a DS and I want Mario in Galaxy and a truck with a long trailer.  I also want a little green bike. Love, Trevor   Dear Santa, I want a remote controlled helicopter and a DS.  I want a scooter and a bike. I want new clothes and shoes.  I also want one of those powerful telescope, a puppy and a snake.  Oh and a minibike. Love, Kaleb   Dear Santa, I want a fourwheeler and real shotgun. Love, Jesus   Dear Santa, I want a fourwheeler and play shotgun. Love, Thomas

Dear Santa, I want a camera and a laptop.  Love,  Ashton   Dear Santa, I want a Nintendo DS and a American Girl doll bed.  I also want a new dress and a Persian kitten.  Thank you Santa. Love,  Ava   Dear Santa, I want a Nintendo DS with games and some more games for my XBox 360.  Would you please get my baby sister some new baby dolls and my litte brother some soft little balls to play with. Love,  Bradley   Dear Santa, I want a laptop and I want a big Barbie house.  I also want a new bike and a bunch of books. Love,  Ella   Dear Santa, I want a 3D Connexx and a new Mario3 video game. Love,  Devin   Dear Santa, I want a new video game and a new bike.  I want a new laptop. Love,  Rita Kinzalow’s Eli First-grade class   Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I want a touch screen I would like a toy bunny.  I phone and a real dog. want a toy baby. Love,  Love,  Trenton Alyssa  

The Advocate & Democrat Dear Santa, I want a Monster High Barbie and a bike a new scooter and a laptop.  I also would like a camera. Love, Greenlee   Dear Santa, I want a house for My Littliest Pet Shop pets with a little door with roses.  I also want a little Barbie house and a barn for my pet shop.  Love,  Savannah   Dear Santa, I want a Nintendo DS and a remote controlled helicopter and a styrofoam airplane.  Merry Christmas!!!!  Love,  Jaden   Dear Santa, I want a Razorback's sweater and a Razorback's beanie and a Razorback's pants and some Razorback's shoes.  I also want a pillow pet dragon. Love,  Cash    Dear Santa, I would like a car and a new bike.  Love,  Daniel   Dear Santa, I want a camera a bike and a four wheeler.  I also want a flashlight.  I want a computer and a DS with a game.  Love,  Josh   Dear Santa, I want a little baby puppy and a laptop.  Merry Christmas!!!  Love,  Paige

 Dear,  Santa, I want a tablet. Love,  Ja'Kobe

Dear Santa, I want a little play pony and a little play doggie that walks.  Love,  Elizabeth Susan Evans’   First-grade class Dear Santa, I would like a stuffed aniDear Santa,  mal and a choo choo train.  I want a DS and 3DXD Love,  and a Toy Story game. Jesse Love,   Hayden   Dear Santa, I want a pogo stick and Dear Santa, roller skates and I want this I want a toy and a stuffed thing that you can watch and animal.  I also want a hear music that you can take puppy that swims in the on trips. water. Love,  Love, Gracie Mariela     Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I want a jet airplane and I would like a Scooby a Lighting McQueen race Doo game for Wii.  I would car.  I wish I could have a also like a small trampofour wheeler and a new Play line.  I hope you have a Station 2. One more thing a Merry Christmas!! new bike. Love, Love, Jaden Grady     Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I would like some candy I want a Barbie doll and a and a Monster High Barbie walkable puppy.  Just one doll. I hope you have a more thing a new headband. great weekend!! Love, Love, Alaysia Lily     Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I want some shoes and a I want some Monster jump house.  I also want a High Barbies and some bed and a new computer. new boots and new One more thing a fridge for clothes.  Tell Rudolph hi my bedroom. for me.  Love,  Love, Skyler Tessa     Dear Santa, Dear Santa, I would like a DS with a What I want for ChristSpiderman game and Cars 2 mas is your love.  You are video game.  I also want two the best Santa. monster trucks. Love,  Love, Connor Maverick

Dear Santa, I want Moxi girls and the dolls that are sisters.  I also want XIT XIT.  That is all I want. Love,   Nikki   Dear Santa, I want a Jacksboro's girlfriend doll.  Then I want a bike and Princess Charmschool movie.  I also want A Great Christmas movie. Love,  Makaila    Dear Santa, I want a remote controlled moster truck and a new DS.  I would also like an XBox. Love,  Mathew   Dear Santa, I want a Barbie doll that takes pictures with friends.  I want a Nintendo DS and a video game.   I love you Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus. Love,  Alyssa   Dear Santa, I want a train table and a race trackand a board game. Love,  Dakota   Dear Santa, I want a shark ship and race track with car number one and number two and a number three.  I also want a two new play guns. Love,  Aiden   Dear Santa, I want a remote controlled motorcycle that goes really fast. Love,  Demarth

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Santa Letters 2011