Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus
Posted: December 25, 2013 at 3 a.m.
The following editorial, among the most famous ever written, appeared in the New York Sun in 1897: We take pleasure in answering at once and thus prominently the communication below, expressing at the same time our great gratification that its faithful author is numbered among the friends of the Sun.
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Editorial, Pages 18 on 12/25/2013