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My childhood Santa wore a mask.

by Bevvie on December 18, 2013   |  FacebooktwitterTumblr

When I was a little girl, my mother worked in the kitchen/cafeteria at a well known hospital in Atlanta. For Christmas there were two programs: one for the white employees and their children and one for the black employees and their children.

I don't know what the Santa looked like at the white program.

But I do know that the Santa at the black program, the one that my family attended, was a black man wearing a white Santa mask.


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