Tuesday, December 20, 2016

Christmas Miscellanea

A few Chaplin-related Christmas bits:

Motion Picture News, Jan, 11, 1919

Washington Post, Dec. 25, 1926

Boston Globe, Jan. 2nd, 1930

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, Dec. 30th, 1937

Boston Globe, Dec. 23rd, 1928

Los Angeles Times, Dec. 20th, 1936
Motion Picture Magazine, December 1923

Los Angeles Times, Jan. 7th, 1925

Christmas greeting from Chaplin, Photo-Play Journal, December 1917

For more about Chaplin and Christmas visit my Christmas Post Archive.


  1. Very nice collection! Being press reports, many of course have the heavy publicist spin to them, deftly masking Chaplin's frequent marital problems and his deep personal dislike of Christmas.

    1. Yep, I especially liked the one that described what Charlie and Lita gave each other for Xmas as if they were the perfect married couple. But the truth is that they never spent Xmas together during their marriage.