“I’m afraid, child, you are asking old Santa for too much this year.”
“Well, it is a good bit, mother, but with all the toys he’s got he’ll never miss ’em.”
The Deming Headlight (Deming, New Mexico) Dec 16, 1927
Ogden Standard Examiner (Ogden, Utah) Dec 4, 1931
NOTE: Number of shopping days were different back then. I couldn’t find a “Days till Christmas” for Dec 4th.