Everyone loves Jolly ole St. Nick. In Fact, he is a popular commercial icon during the weeks prior to Christmas. He has been in print, radio, and even TV ads for generations. Here are a few examples of how Jolly Ole St. Nick sells goodies.
1948 Santa and 7-up
Santa flies high with his 7-Up in his sleigh.
1949 Santa Lights Things Up
Santa rides a Christmas light into the tree and beyond.
No drinking and sleighing!
Santa and his Typewriter
He has to type up that naughty list somehow.
Even Merry Ole St. Nick loves Looney Toons.
He dries off with his favorite Callaway Mills towels.
Santa’s Holiday Fun
Coke has been using Santa in ads since 1931. This is just one of the many they have used in the past.
Everyone Loves Jello
Santa takes his bite before leaving his Christmas goodies.
Santa loves to bake and he wants everyone to have a great deal on Pyrex.
When you’re good you’re good, but if you’re naughty you’ll get a taser. So be good for goodness sake!