Time for Coca Cola Santas

  • 1998-12-17
In 1990, Grandfather Frost had to change to Santa Claus. The quick transition has resulted in some interesting twists. Katya Cengel reports on the first Santa Claus to have a home in a Latvian department store.Inese and her boyfriend shyly approach SantaClaus. The couple stand outside Santa's little room, which is sandwiched between the shoes and the stairs in Riga's Dole department store. Santa sees the camera in the young man's hand and invites Inese in. She's 22, but she is eager to get her picture snapped with Santa. Coming out of the room, Inese offers an explanation: "I never had a c...
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