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something Too. Thank you in Advance TRAY Ware, JR. Seaboard, N.C. 27876

Dear Santa Clause: My name is Kindle Ware. Please Bring me a computer and a Telephone. Also Bring me some clothes. Please Bring my Grand-ma Johnnie Mae Ponton something too. Also Bring My Cousins something too. Thank you in Advance Kindle Ware Halifax, N.C. Dear Santa I am 4 years old and enjoy racing. I would like for you to bring me a race car like my Uncle Ricky’s, a helmet, and

what ever else you would like to leave me. I like the classic cars of Lightening McQueen. Tow-Mater is my favorite. I will have a surprise for you. Landen Fuller 4 years old

Dear Santa, Please bring me a bike, drum set, and some clothes. My brother, J.J., is 6 months old, would like one or two toys and clothes. We have been fairly good this year. Promise to be better next year. We will leave you some goodies. Trenton Bobbitt 3 years old J.J. 6 months Dear Santa, I’ve been a very friendly and happy little girl this year. I try my best to keep a

smile on my face at all times. I’m very excited about this year being my very 1st Christmas. If you & your Elves can I would like a baby doll, an Elefun Ball Popper, Olivia The Pig Toys & Dvd’s, Clothes, Shoes or anything pink. I promise that I will leave Milk & Cookies for you and continue to be a good girl. Could you please make sure that you bring my Mommy (Jasmine), Uncle Mikey, Grandma Cyn & My Pop-Pop Ricky something special? I wish you a Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year. With Love, London Alenna Silver 7 months old Hollister

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Dear Santa, My name is Da-Shanti. All I want for Christmas is a Wii for me and my sister Da-Shanti Dear Santa, My name is Jakaila. All I want for Christmas is a Dora doll and a computer. Jakaila Dear Santa, My name is Christopher. All I want for Christmas are red toys. Christopher Dear Santa, My name is Ta’Mya. All I want for Christmas are Dora curtains and toys. Ta’Mya Dear Santa, My name is Miracle. All I want for Christmas is a doll and an IPod. Miracle Dear Santa, My name is Tra’Niya. All I want for Christmas are some books and some paint. Tra’Niya Dear Santa, My name is Shakim. All I want for Christmas is a skateboard and a big bike. Shakim Dear Santa, My name is Christian. All I want for Christmas is a race car, monster

Dear Santa, My name is Ryan. All I want for Christmas is two bikes. Ryan Dear Santa, My name is KeShawn. All I want for Christmas is a monster truck and a race car. KeShawn Dear Santa, My name is Demonté. All I want for Christmas is a four wheeler. Demonté Dear Santa, My name is Nicholas. All I want for Christmas is a dirt bike, motorcycle and a car. Nicholas Dear Santa, My name is Khiyana. All I want for Christmas is a princess doll, microphone, and a pumpkin head. Khiyana Dear Santa, My name is Re’Naiyah. All I want for Christmas is a car and bike. Re’Naiyah Dear Santa, My name is Jalen. All I want for Christmas is an airplane and a phone. Jalen. These letters were written by First Grade students from Everetts Elem. Teachers: D. Johnson and A. Brown Dear Santa, I love you. I have been good. This year for Christmas I will leave you milk and cookies. I would like a toy it is an XBOX360 and a Playstation3. Your Friend,

Tayquawn Williams

Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a Barbie House, PSP, and a Play station 3. I will leave you milk and cookies. Thank You, Kamil Davis Dear Santa, How are you? I have been a very good boy this year. I would like for you to please bring me a Play station 3 along with the games. I will leave you some holiday cookies and ice cold milk. Thank you! Semaj Pierce Dear Santa, I have been a good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a dollhouse, and a purse. Thank you! I love yo very much. Your Friend, Kyla Solomon Dear Santa, I have been a good boy. This year for Christmas I would like a Nintendo 3D and some games. Please don’t forget the drums too. Thank You, David Brown Jr. Dear Santa, I have been a good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a Barbie Phone, and a Barbie House, and a Barbie Car. Thank You! I will leave you milk and cookies. Arissa Lindsay Dear Santa I haven’t been a very good boy, I promise to be better. This year for Christmas I would like to have a dirt bike, and a XBOX 360. Your Friend, Freeman Harvey Dear Santa, I have been a very good boy and I

promise to keep being one. I would like to have a dirt bike, Xbox 360, and a laptop. I love your Santa. Jamie Hargrave III Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl! This year for Christmas I would like a bike, a jewelry box, and make-up set. Ke’Miyah Tabron Dear Santa, I have been a very good boy. This year for Christmas I would like a bike, remote control car, and remote control truck. Ja’Quan Watson Dear Santa, I have been a good girl. This year for Christmas I would like Nintendo DS, and a guitar. Thank you! I love you. Mary Kearney Dear Santa, I have been a good boy. This year for Christmas, I would like a Nintendo Ds, a Power Ranger and a horse. I will leave you milk and cookies. Your Friend, Joshua Williams Dear Santa, I have been a good boy. This year for Christmas I would like a four wheeler and a, Nintendo DSI. Thank you. Your Friend, Andre’ Evans Jr. Dear Santa, I have been a good boy this year. I would like a four wheeler, a book bag with flames on it. I love you. Koby Gordon Dear Santa, I have been a very good boy. This year for Christmas I would like a drum set, a race car, and a remote control truck. Demaj Deloatch

Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a Barbie House, makeup set, and a teacher set. I will leave you milk and cookies. Bryanna Lynch Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a Wii, a make-up set. Can I also have a Barbie Phone? I will leave you milk and cookies. Ka’riya Kee

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Dear Santa, My name is Kalea. All I want for Christmas is a Christmas tree and a train with the track. Kalea

truck, and a fire truck. Christian.


Letters to Santa

Dear Santa I have been a good girl. I want toys. Some light up shoes, and a Dora backpack, A cake to eat, Clothes coat, airplane and games for Christmas. From TaKayla Dickens Dear Santa Can I have a microphone with a Baby Alive Doll, some Nike boots and a baby stroller and car seat set for Christmas, Destiny Cherry Dear Santa I hope all is well in the North Pole. I have been a good little boy. I am excited about Christmas. It is my favorite Holiday. All I want or Christmas is cars, trucks, bike, and candy. have a safe trip around the world delivering our toys. Tell the deers and your helpers I said hello. Markell Batchell Dear Santa This is my letter to you about all the things I would like for you to bring me. I have been a good boy and I think I want a bike, 4-wheeler, a learning dog, playstation 3, shoes, and most of all I want my family to be able to wake up on Christmas Thanks Santa Khaalik Richardson Dear Santa This is my list for Christmas. I want a doll babie, a kitchen set, shoes, toys, four wheeler, clothes, baken over, Camera and many many more things. Quanesha Renee Bradley Dear Santa I have been a good girl. This year I want a lot of toys and games, also some new clothes and shoes.

Love, Abigail Cooper

Dear Santa My name is Shaniya Powell I would like a bike, two dolls, some clothes, and some games for Christmas this year. Shaniya Powell Dear Santa I would like some doll babies, lip gloss, nail polish, pocket books, cheerleading set and lot of reading books. Thank you, Na’Zyiah Parker Dear Santa For Christmas I don’t want much, I just want a baby doll, a dog, and a pair of shoe. Thank you. Santa Merry Christmas. Marija Ellis Dear Santa I would like a bike for Christmas. I would also like cars and trucks. I would like a trampoline. Love D’Andre Jones These are letters from White Oak/Hollister Pre-K Dear Santa I want a car and bike for Christmas. Sher’mya Johnson Dear Santa I want a vampire Thor, Captain Avenca, Superman, Ironman, spider man, and a ghost blanket and lots more super heros for Christmas. Jay’vier Smith Dear Santa I want a baby doll, dirtbike and pop belly pig for Christmas Ashanti Richardson

Dear Santa I want a spiderman game, scooter and spongebob bookbag for Christmas. Jayvion Richardson Dear Santa I want a tiger, star, ABC’s, rabbit and a starfish for Christmas. Ja’monte Reese

Dear Santa I want a remote control car, waterside, patrick toy and a Dsi for Christmas. Devin Spruill Dear Santa I want a choo-choo train, lion kin 2 movie and a fire truck for Christmas. Anthony Lynch Dear Santa I want a fish and a Barbie doll for Christmas. Rosalinda Pacheco Dear Santa I want a kitchen set and a baby doll for Christmas. Mykhia Lee Dear Santa I want a game, T-rex, castle and a motorcyle bike for Christmas. Dameion Hedgepeth Dear Santa, I want a slide up phone, and 4 baby dolls for Christmas Zada Knight

game, and clothes for Chritmas. Jamarius Evans

Dear Santa I want a doll w/horse, and dolls for Christmas. Zachyra Worley Dear Santa I want a dirt bike, 4 wheeler and a tree house or Christmas. Shawn Stallings Dear Santa I want for Christmas a spiderman for Christmas. Clifford Alston Jr. Dear Santa I want a dollhouse and baby doll for Christmas Kabrelia Anstead Dear Santa, How are you and Mrs. Santa! We are a family of two boys and one girl. Our ages are 2, 4, and 11 years. We are not always as good as we can be, still we want you to remember us on Christmas. Please remember our cousin in Emporia too and all little boys and girls everywhere. We do want toys for Christmas but always want Peace On Earth. P.S. Cookies and milk are under our tree Merry Christmas, Shawn P-M & Family

Dear Santa I want a car, dirt bike, and game for Christmas. Zabion Carter

Dear Santa, My name is Luke. I am 3 years old. My mommy and Daddy said I have been pretty good this year. I would like cars, monster trucks and anything you want me to have, I’m not picky. Please bring, Matthew and Paige something too they been kinda good. Happy Birthday Jesus Love Luke Rieck

Dear Santa I want a 4 wheeler, dirt bike, car,

Dear Santa Clause: My name is Chelsey Gray. I have been a good girls. This year, Santa

Dear Santa I want a baby doll for Christmas. Taniyah Hicks

please bring me a Lap-Top and some clothes. Please Brig all the children all over the world something. Also bring my Mom & Day something too. Thank you Santa Chelsey Daniell Gray Halifax, N.C. Dear Santa: I am Colby Gray. I am 11 years old. I have very Good Grades in School. Please Bring me a Television, a Lap-top, some clothes, also Bring me some Apples, Orange, Grapes and some candy. Also bring my Mom & Dad and all the children in the world something too. Thank you Santa Colby Gray Halifax, N.C. Dear Santa My name is Sincere James Ponton, I am in the 7th grade at school. For Christmas I would like for you to bring me a Lap-Top, a Television for my Room, and bring me some clothes, Apples, Oranges and candy. Please bring my brothers something too. Thank you Santa Claus Sincere James Ponton Seaboard, N.C. Dear Santa Clause My name is Toshu Denese Ware. I have been a very Good. All I want for Christmas is a Lap-Top & Television for my room. Also please bring me some clothes for school. Please bring children all over the world something too. Thank you in Advance Tosha Ware Tacoma, Washington Dear Santa Clause: My Name is TRAY Ware, I am in the 4th Grade a school. I am doing very good. Please bring me a XBox 3 a Lap-Top and a Telephone. Also bring me some clothes, some Apples, Oranges, & Some Candy. Please bring my Grandmother

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Dear Santa I would like a drum set, and train set and a police car for Christmas. Treon Hill


Letters to Santa

I would like monster high dolls, Xbox, DVD, and toys. I have been very good this year. Love you Santa Claus! Love, Madalyn

Dear: Santa I want legos, cars and trucks and a bike for Christmas. Kinzell Goode Dear; Santa I want a little dog, a watch, and a DSI for Christmas Sha’Quavia Peterson Dear; Santa I want a go-cart, a DSI, a DS, and a cheerleader doll baby. Zy’Asia Rudd Dear: Santa I want a Wii, a X-Box and a Mario game for Christmas. Arthur Joseph

Dear: Santa I want a bike a princess doll baby, and clothes for Christmas. Jayla Silver Dear: Santa I want a red transformer robot, a big gun, and hot wheels cars for Christmas. Tyques Richardson Dear: Santa I want a cowboy gun, a Kinect game, Xbox, hot wheel cars, Lighting McQueen for Christmas. Muhammod Perry Dear: Santa I want a xbox, a princess doll for Christmas. Sana’a Dear: Santa I want a baby doll for Christmas. Atia Horton

Dear: Santa I want a DSI, a truck car, and a princess and the frog doll baby for Christmas. Le’Coreyhia Day

Dear: Santa I want a CD track set, a big car, bike, motorcycle, cowboy gun and dinosaurs for Christmas. Ka’Najion Soloman

Dear: Santa I want a X-Box, a horse game, and a horse riding game for Christmas. Carmelo Revis

Dear: Santa I want some flats (shoes), a bike, a scooter, some nails and curtains for my room for Christmas. Ker’Tarja Pittman

Dear: Santa I want a motorcycle, a four-wheeler, a dirt bike and a scooter for Christmas. Xavier Hayward Dear: Santa I want a DS, a mario game for the DS, a Wii, and a joy stick for Christmas. C’Quarhion Mitchell Dear: Santa I want a doll house, a yellow car, a

Dear Santa I want a doll house, kitchen set, doll babies and makeup set for Christmas Nydrea Gary Dear Santa I want Dora Games, kitchen set, Dora Baby Dolls, School Bus for Christmas. Kayla Shearin

Dear Santa I want cars, skateboard, cars bowling set, flip over racers, cars bed tool set w/chest, dresser and night stand for Christmas. DeQuavious Davis Dear Santa I want a football, bike, and race cars for Christmas. O’Tavion Arrington

Dear Santa I want clothes, boots, toys, ear rings, and a chair for Christmas. Ca’Mya Pittman Dear Santa I want race cars, duck, hot wheel, and car toys for Christmas. Kemani Carter Dear Santa I want Lighting McQueen table for my room with Lighting McQueen in it, on my walls, bed and floor, some race cars, a dog, choo-choo train set, a bike, some learning toys, a toy motorcycle, some shoes and clothes and some toys for Christmas. Marques Kimble Dear Santa I want a Dora Doll Baby, Dora Games, Dress Up Clothes and Telephone for Christmas. Diamond Dicken Dear Santa I want a guitar, play phone, race car, boat, Elmo, Mickey Mouse, Train, Dirtbike, game, motorcycle and Bike for Christmas. Jemaris Dancy

my mommy and family to be happy with me on Christmas Day!! Cha’Niylah Jones

Dear Santa I want a Dirt Bike, Four Wheeler, Motorcycle, Spider Man (Black), and Race Cars (Big & Small) for Christmas. Xinathan Wiggins Dear Santa I want a baby alive doll, bike, games-DSI, Remote control car, Remote control doll, kitchen setmake upset, doll stroller, crib, more doll babys, clothes and shoes for Christmas. Wy’nia Blue Dear Santa I wish for a puppy, a bike, baby clothes, and big baby doll. I also want Santa to bring me a baby bottle and milk to fee the baby. Akeira Alston Dear Santa I would like a Dora Kitchen set, a Hello Kitty Bike and Helmet, Dora Building Blocks, Games, Clothes, and Shoes for Christmas. Teddrah Joyner Dear Santa I want a bike, a scooter, a Vacuum Cleaner, Microwave, Doll Baby Had, Helmet, and Skates for Christmas. Ja’Niyla Pierce

Dear Santa I want a doll baby, bike and doll playhouse for Christmas. Mya Richardson

Dear Santa I want a race car, art supply kit (crayons, scissors, stickers, paper paint etc), baby doll, Barbie, Dora Bingo, Matching Card Games, Pocketbook, For Real Puppy, Cash Register, Doctor Kit, doll house, Barbie Car for Christmas. Saniya Garner

Dear Santa For Christmas I want a kitchen set, a lady bug pillow pet, bracelet, Wii, pink shoes, clothes, shoes, and for

Dear Santa I want a DS and Headphones for Christmas. Amarri Richardson

Dear Santa I want a Nintendo Dsi, Hello Kitty Dsi Game, Alvin Chipmunks Dsi Game, Baby Alive, Snow Boots, Cooking Mama Dsi Game, Clothes, Pajamas and Olivia Playhouse Set for Christmas. Muh’Liyah Perry Dear Santa I want a bike, clothes, games and shoes for Christmas. Briana Lynch Dear Santa I want a pink scooter, train, radio and tinkerbell car for Christmas. CyNayiå Shields Dear Santa I want a doll house, kitchen set, clothes, shoes and Ds games for Christmas. Melonee Lynch Dear Santa, For Christmas I want a train set, a real dinosaur, a race car, video games, puzzles, dirt bike, and a remote control four-wheeler. Thank you Zhiymere Daniel Dear Santa I want a Playstation 3, guitar, lego and a Monster Truck for Christmas. Darrian Lynch Dear Santa I want a bouncer, Wii game and a bike for Christmas. Ashanti Dickens Dear Santa Please brig me a big boy bike for Christmas. Santrevor Silver Dear Santa Please bring me a Dora Kitchen for Christmas Love, Donari Scarver

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These letters were sent from White Oak Head Start

La-La Lucy hair doll, and a walking big dog for Christmas. Mykala Williamson


Letters to Santa

I would like monster high dolls, Xbox, DVD, and toys. I have been very good this year. Love you Santa Claus! Love, Madalyn

Dear: Santa I want legos, cars and trucks and a bike for Christmas. Kinzell Goode Dear; Santa I want a little dog, a watch, and a DSI for Christmas Sha’Quavia Peterson Dear; Santa I want a go-cart, a DSI, a DS, and a cheerleader doll baby. Zy’Asia Rudd Dear: Santa I want a Wii, a X-Box and a Mario game for Christmas. Arthur Joseph

Dear: Santa I want a bike a princess doll baby, and clothes for Christmas. Jayla Silver Dear: Santa I want a red transformer robot, a big gun, and hot wheels cars for Christmas. Tyques Richardson Dear: Santa I want a cowboy gun, a Kinect game, Xbox, hot wheel cars, Lighting McQueen for Christmas. Muhammod Perry Dear: Santa I want a xbox, a princess doll for Christmas. Sana’a Dear: Santa I want a baby doll for Christmas. Atia Horton

Dear: Santa I want a DSI, a truck car, and a princess and the frog doll baby for Christmas. Le’Coreyhia Day

Dear: Santa I want a CD track set, a big car, bike, motorcycle, cowboy gun and dinosaurs for Christmas. Ka’Najion Soloman

Dear: Santa I want a X-Box, a horse game, and a horse riding game for Christmas. Carmelo Revis

Dear: Santa I want some flats (shoes), a bike, a scooter, some nails and curtains for my room for Christmas. Ker’Tarja Pittman

Dear: Santa I want a motorcycle, a four-wheeler, a dirt bike and a scooter for Christmas. Xavier Hayward Dear: Santa I want a DS, a mario game for the DS, a Wii, and a joy stick for Christmas. C’Quarhion Mitchell Dear: Santa I want a doll house, a yellow car, a

Dear Santa I want a doll house, kitchen set, doll babies and makeup set for Christmas Nydrea Gary Dear Santa I want Dora Games, kitchen set, Dora Baby Dolls, School Bus for Christmas. Kayla Shearin

Dear Santa I want cars, skateboard, cars bowling set, flip over racers, cars bed tool set w/chest, dresser and night stand for Christmas. DeQuavious Davis Dear Santa I want a football, bike, and race cars for Christmas. O’Tavion Arrington

Dear Santa I want clothes, boots, toys, ear rings, and a chair for Christmas. Ca’Mya Pittman Dear Santa I want race cars, duck, hot wheel, and car toys for Christmas. Kemani Carter Dear Santa I want Lighting McQueen table for my room with Lighting McQueen in it, on my walls, bed and floor, some race cars, a dog, choo-choo train set, a bike, some learning toys, a toy motorcycle, some shoes and clothes and some toys for Christmas. Marques Kimble Dear Santa I want a Dora Doll Baby, Dora Games, Dress Up Clothes and Telephone for Christmas. Diamond Dicken Dear Santa I want a guitar, play phone, race car, boat, Elmo, Mickey Mouse, Train, Dirtbike, game, motorcycle and Bike for Christmas. Jemaris Dancy

my mommy and family to be happy with me on Christmas Day!! Cha’Niylah Jones

Dear Santa I want a Dirt Bike, Four Wheeler, Motorcycle, Spider Man (Black), and Race Cars (Big & Small) for Christmas. Xinathan Wiggins Dear Santa I want a baby alive doll, bike, games-DSI, Remote control car, Remote control doll, kitchen setmake upset, doll stroller, crib, more doll babys, clothes and shoes for Christmas. Wy’nia Blue Dear Santa I wish for a puppy, a bike, baby clothes, and big baby doll. I also want Santa to bring me a baby bottle and milk to fee the baby. Akeira Alston Dear Santa I would like a Dora Kitchen set, a Hello Kitty Bike and Helmet, Dora Building Blocks, Games, Clothes, and Shoes for Christmas. Teddrah Joyner Dear Santa I want a bike, a scooter, a Vacuum Cleaner, Microwave, Doll Baby Had, Helmet, and Skates for Christmas. Ja’Niyla Pierce

Dear Santa I want a doll baby, bike and doll playhouse for Christmas. Mya Richardson

Dear Santa I want a race car, art supply kit (crayons, scissors, stickers, paper paint etc), baby doll, Barbie, Dora Bingo, Matching Card Games, Pocketbook, For Real Puppy, Cash Register, Doctor Kit, doll house, Barbie Car for Christmas. Saniya Garner

Dear Santa For Christmas I want a kitchen set, a lady bug pillow pet, bracelet, Wii, pink shoes, clothes, shoes, and for

Dear Santa I want a DS and Headphones for Christmas. Amarri Richardson

Dear Santa I want a Nintendo Dsi, Hello Kitty Dsi Game, Alvin Chipmunks Dsi Game, Baby Alive, Snow Boots, Cooking Mama Dsi Game, Clothes, Pajamas and Olivia Playhouse Set for Christmas. Muh’Liyah Perry Dear Santa I want a bike, clothes, games and shoes for Christmas. Briana Lynch Dear Santa I want a pink scooter, train, radio and tinkerbell car for Christmas. CyNayiå Shields Dear Santa I want a doll house, kitchen set, clothes, shoes and Ds games for Christmas. Melonee Lynch Dear Santa, For Christmas I want a train set, a real dinosaur, a race car, video games, puzzles, dirt bike, and a remote control four-wheeler. Thank you Zhiymere Daniel Dear Santa I want a Playstation 3, guitar, lego and a Monster Truck for Christmas. Darrian Lynch Dear Santa I want a bouncer, Wii game and a bike for Christmas. Ashanti Dickens Dear Santa Please brig me a big boy bike for Christmas. Santrevor Silver Dear Santa Please bring me a Dora Kitchen for Christmas Love, Donari Scarver

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These letters were sent from White Oak Head Start

La-La Lucy hair doll, and a walking big dog for Christmas. Mykala Williamson


Letters to Santa

Dear Santa I have been a good girl. I want toys. Some light up shoes, and a Dora backpack, A cake to eat, Clothes coat, airplane and games for Christmas. From TaKayla Dickens Dear Santa Can I have a microphone with a Baby Alive Doll, some Nike boots and a baby stroller and car seat set for Christmas, Destiny Cherry Dear Santa I hope all is well in the North Pole. I have been a good little boy. I am excited about Christmas. It is my favorite Holiday. All I want or Christmas is cars, trucks, bike, and candy. have a safe trip around the world delivering our toys. Tell the deers and your helpers I said hello. Markell Batchell Dear Santa This is my letter to you about all the things I would like for you to bring me. I have been a good boy and I think I want a bike, 4-wheeler, a learning dog, playstation 3, shoes, and most of all I want my family to be able to wake up on Christmas Thanks Santa Khaalik Richardson Dear Santa This is my list for Christmas. I want a doll babie, a kitchen set, shoes, toys, four wheeler, clothes, baken over, Camera and many many more things. Quanesha Renee Bradley Dear Santa I have been a good girl. This year I want a lot of toys and games, also some new clothes and shoes.

Love, Abigail Cooper

Dear Santa My name is Shaniya Powell I would like a bike, two dolls, some clothes, and some games for Christmas this year. Shaniya Powell Dear Santa I would like some doll babies, lip gloss, nail polish, pocket books, cheerleading set and lot of reading books. Thank you, Na’Zyiah Parker Dear Santa For Christmas I don’t want much, I just want a baby doll, a dog, and a pair of shoe. Thank you. Santa Merry Christmas. Marija Ellis Dear Santa I would like a bike for Christmas. I would also like cars and trucks. I would like a trampoline. Love D’Andre Jones These are letters from White Oak/Hollister Pre-K Dear Santa I want a car and bike for Christmas. Sher’mya Johnson Dear Santa I want a vampire Thor, Captain Avenca, Superman, Ironman, spider man, and a ghost blanket and lots more super heros for Christmas. Jay’vier Smith Dear Santa I want a baby doll, dirtbike and pop belly pig for Christmas Ashanti Richardson

Dear Santa I want a spiderman game, scooter and spongebob bookbag for Christmas. Jayvion Richardson Dear Santa I want a tiger, star, ABC’s, rabbit and a starfish for Christmas. Ja’monte Reese

Dear Santa I want a remote control car, waterside, patrick toy and a Dsi for Christmas. Devin Spruill Dear Santa I want a choo-choo train, lion kin 2 movie and a fire truck for Christmas. Anthony Lynch Dear Santa I want a fish and a Barbie doll for Christmas. Rosalinda Pacheco Dear Santa I want a kitchen set and a baby doll for Christmas. Mykhia Lee Dear Santa I want a game, T-rex, castle and a motorcyle bike for Christmas. Dameion Hedgepeth Dear Santa, I want a slide up phone, and 4 baby dolls for Christmas Zada Knight

game, and clothes for Chritmas. Jamarius Evans

Dear Santa I want a doll w/horse, and dolls for Christmas. Zachyra Worley Dear Santa I want a dirt bike, 4 wheeler and a tree house or Christmas. Shawn Stallings Dear Santa I want for Christmas a spiderman for Christmas. Clifford Alston Jr. Dear Santa I want a dollhouse and baby doll for Christmas Kabrelia Anstead Dear Santa, How are you and Mrs. Santa! We are a family of two boys and one girl. Our ages are 2, 4, and 11 years. We are not always as good as we can be, still we want you to remember us on Christmas. Please remember our cousin in Emporia too and all little boys and girls everywhere. We do want toys for Christmas but always want Peace On Earth. P.S. Cookies and milk are under our tree Merry Christmas, Shawn P-M & Family

Dear Santa I want a car, dirt bike, and game for Christmas. Zabion Carter

Dear Santa, My name is Luke. I am 3 years old. My mommy and Daddy said I have been pretty good this year. I would like cars, monster trucks and anything you want me to have, I’m not picky. Please bring, Matthew and Paige something too they been kinda good. Happy Birthday Jesus Love Luke Rieck

Dear Santa I want a 4 wheeler, dirt bike, car,

Dear Santa Clause: My name is Chelsey Gray. I have been a good girls. This year, Santa

Dear Santa I want a baby doll for Christmas. Taniyah Hicks

please bring me a Lap-Top and some clothes. Please Brig all the children all over the world something. Also bring my Mom & Day something too. Thank you Santa Chelsey Daniell Gray Halifax, N.C. Dear Santa: I am Colby Gray. I am 11 years old. I have very Good Grades in School. Please Bring me a Television, a Lap-top, some clothes, also Bring me some Apples, Orange, Grapes and some candy. Also bring my Mom & Dad and all the children in the world something too. Thank you Santa Colby Gray Halifax, N.C. Dear Santa My name is Sincere James Ponton, I am in the 7th grade at school. For Christmas I would like for you to bring me a Lap-Top, a Television for my Room, and bring me some clothes, Apples, Oranges and candy. Please bring my brothers something too. Thank you Santa Claus Sincere James Ponton Seaboard, N.C. Dear Santa Clause My name is Toshu Denese Ware. I have been a very Good. All I want for Christmas is a Lap-Top & Television for my room. Also please bring me some clothes for school. Please bring children all over the world something too. Thank you in Advance Tosha Ware Tacoma, Washington Dear Santa Clause: My Name is TRAY Ware, I am in the 4th Grade a school. I am doing very good. Please bring me a XBox 3 a Lap-Top and a Telephone. Also bring me some clothes, some Apples, Oranges, & Some Candy. Please bring my Grandmother

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Dear Santa I would like a drum set, and train set and a police car for Christmas. Treon Hill


These letters are from Everetts Elementary School Pre-Kindergarten class

Letters to Santa

Teachers: Ms. Steele/Ms. Williams

Dear Santa, My name is Da-Shanti. All I want for Christmas is a Wii for me and my sister Da-Shanti Dear Santa, My name is Jakaila. All I want for Christmas is a Dora doll and a computer. Jakaila Dear Santa, My name is Christopher. All I want for Christmas are red toys. Christopher Dear Santa, My name is Ta’Mya. All I want for Christmas are Dora curtains and toys. Ta’Mya Dear Santa, My name is Miracle. All I want for Christmas is a doll and an IPod. Miracle Dear Santa, My name is Tra’Niya. All I want for Christmas are some books and some paint. Tra’Niya Dear Santa, My name is Shakim. All I want for Christmas is a skateboard and a big bike. Shakim Dear Santa, My name is Christian. All I want for Christmas is a race car, monster

Dear Santa, My name is Ryan. All I want for Christmas is two bikes. Ryan Dear Santa, My name is KeShawn. All I want for Christmas is a monster truck and a race car. KeShawn Dear Santa, My name is Demonté. All I want for Christmas is a four wheeler. Demonté Dear Santa, My name is Nicholas. All I want for Christmas is a dirt bike, motorcycle and a car. Nicholas Dear Santa, My name is Khiyana. All I want for Christmas is a princess doll, microphone, and a pumpkin head. Khiyana Dear Santa, My name is Re’Naiyah. All I want for Christmas is a car and bike. Re’Naiyah Dear Santa, My name is Jalen. All I want for Christmas is an airplane and a phone. Jalen. These letters were written by First Grade students from Everetts Elem. Teachers: D. Johnson and A. Brown Dear Santa, I love you. I have been good. This year for Christmas I will leave you milk and cookies. I would like a toy it is an XBOX360 and a Playstation3. Your Friend,

Tayquawn Williams

Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a Barbie House, PSP, and a Play station 3. I will leave you milk and cookies. Thank You, Kamil Davis Dear Santa, How are you? I have been a very good boy this year. I would like for you to please bring me a Play station 3 along with the games. I will leave you some holiday cookies and ice cold milk. Thank you! Semaj Pierce Dear Santa, I have been a good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a dollhouse, and a purse. Thank you! I love yo very much. Your Friend, Kyla Solomon Dear Santa, I have been a good boy. This year for Christmas I would like a Nintendo 3D and some games. Please don’t forget the drums too. Thank You, David Brown Jr. Dear Santa, I have been a good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a Barbie Phone, and a Barbie House, and a Barbie Car. Thank You! I will leave you milk and cookies. Arissa Lindsay Dear Santa I haven’t been a very good boy, I promise to be better. This year for Christmas I would like to have a dirt bike, and a XBOX 360. Your Friend, Freeman Harvey Dear Santa, I have been a very good boy and I

promise to keep being one. I would like to have a dirt bike, Xbox 360, and a laptop. I love your Santa. Jamie Hargrave III Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl! This year for Christmas I would like a bike, a jewelry box, and make-up set. Ke’Miyah Tabron Dear Santa, I have been a very good boy. This year for Christmas I would like a bike, remote control car, and remote control truck. Ja’Quan Watson Dear Santa, I have been a good girl. This year for Christmas I would like Nintendo DS, and a guitar. Thank you! I love you. Mary Kearney Dear Santa, I have been a good boy. This year for Christmas, I would like a Nintendo Ds, a Power Ranger and a horse. I will leave you milk and cookies. Your Friend, Joshua Williams Dear Santa, I have been a good boy. This year for Christmas I would like a four wheeler and a, Nintendo DSI. Thank you. Your Friend, Andre’ Evans Jr. Dear Santa, I have been a good boy this year. I would like a four wheeler, a book bag with flames on it. I love you. Koby Gordon Dear Santa, I have been a very good boy. This year for Christmas I would like a drum set, a race car, and a remote control truck. Demaj Deloatch

Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a Barbie House, makeup set, and a teacher set. I will leave you milk and cookies. Bryanna Lynch Dear Santa, I have been a very good girl. This year for Christmas I would like a Wii, a make-up set. Can I also have a Barbie Phone? I will leave you milk and cookies. Ka’riya Kee

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Dear Santa, My name is Connor Godfrey. I’m 2 years old. I want some dinosaurs and a Buzz and Woody from Toy Story. I have been a sweet boy. Love you Santa Claus Love, Connor Dear Santa, My name is Madalyn Godfrey. I’m 8 years old. I have lights around my house so you can find me.

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Dear Santa, My name is Kalea. All I want for Christmas is a Christmas tree and a train with the track. Kalea

truck, and a fire truck. Christian.


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something Too. Thank you in Advance TRAY Ware, JR. Seaboard, N.C. 27876

Dear Santa Clause: My name is Kindle Ware. Please Bring me a computer and a Telephone. Also Bring me some clothes. Please Bring my Grand-ma Johnnie Mae Ponton something too. Also Bring My Cousins something too. Thank you in Advance Kindle Ware Halifax, N.C. Dear Santa I am 4 years old and enjoy racing. I would like for you to bring me a race car like my Uncle Ricky’s, a helmet, and

what ever else you would like to leave me. I like the classic cars of Lightening McQueen. Tow-Mater is my favorite. I will have a surprise for you. Landen Fuller 4 years old

Dear Santa, Please bring me a bike, drum set, and some clothes. My brother, J.J., is 6 months old, would like one or two toys and clothes. We have been fairly good this year. Promise to be better next year. We will leave you some goodies. Trenton Bobbitt 3 years old J.J. 6 months Dear Santa, I’ve been a very friendly and happy little girl this year. I try my best to keep a

smile on my face at all times. I’m very excited about this year being my very 1st Christmas. If you & your Elves can I would like a baby doll, an Elefun Ball Popper, Olivia The Pig Toys & Dvd’s, Clothes, Shoes or anything pink. I promise that I will leave Milk & Cookies for you and continue to be a good girl. Could you please make sure that you bring my Mommy (Jasmine), Uncle Mikey, Grandma Cyn & My Pop-Pop Ricky something special? I wish you a Merry Christmas & A Happy New Year. With Love, London Alenna Silver 7 months old Hollister

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