Photostory #189: Cash Registers Tinkle Merrily as Christmas Sales Soar
National Film Board of Canada
December 19, 1958
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Spacemen are high on Santa's lists along with hundreds of battery-powered toys designed to meet the demands of a nuclear age. On Christmas morning many a miniature Sputnik will soar into space from the foot of a traditionally festooned Yuletide tree.