Back Again: The Giant Santa Claus and the Christmas Tragedy — 1953

by Paula Bosse

santa-crane_wbap-3_portalThe fateful day…

by Paula Bosse

This “giant Santa Claus tragedy” story is one of the most-viewed Flashback Dallas posts I’ve ever written. Here it is, back again for another holiday season. I’ve updated the post this year to include new photos as well as film footage (!) shot by WBAP-Channel 5 on that fateful day. Read the original post from 2014 — “The World’s Largest Santa & The Christmas Tragedy — 1953” — here.

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