The children of Italy
have their Santa Claus, too.
But instead of
jolly fat man
white beard and
funny red suit,
the Italian Santa is
kind old lady
who is really
witch that loves children.
Her name is La Befana.
n the night before the 12th day
of Christmas, all the little girls and boys
prepare for the arrival of
La Befana. Before they
they place their shoes
next to the miniature Manger
that every Italian family
disPfays at Christmastime.
" Then, sometime during the night,
La Befana flies through the window
·and fills the children 's shoes
with':toys and candies
of coal if any of the youngsters
had been bad.
1 thru 4 ) Hand MuppetS.
and Ernie and
Franklin! And there's the Cookie Monster! Better put the
coolue iar up quick or there'll
no snacks this afternoon. What fun
times you'll have with your very own Hand Muppets. making up skits
and scenes and putting on Sesame Street "TV" shows. Muppets look
almost exactly like their Sesame Street brothers. and their arms and
mouths move so they're really action-puppets. Fingers operate mouth:
arms are moved by a pull-string so even smallest hands can make them
work. Vinyl head. cloth bodies on Bert. Ernie. Roosevelt: allover take fur
on Cookie Monster. 8 inches tall. Ages 3 to 10. Instructions.
(1) 49 N 44851-Ernie. Shipping weight 1 pound ............
(2) 49 N 44852-Bert. Shipping weight 1 pound . . . . . . . . . . . .
(3) 49 N 44854-Roosevelt Franklin. Shpg.
1 lb. . . . . . . . . .
(4) 49 N 44853-Cookie Monster. Shipping weight 1 pound . .
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