From left, Steve, Marty and Tom McBride enjoy Christmas morning in 1967. A lot of kids wanted firetrucks for Christmas back then. And Santa even brought the McBride boys a Hillcrest firehouse replica to keep the trucks in.
Jeff Wilkin shows off the blue "sports car" he received for Christmas in the late 1950s. From left are grandparents Rose and Frank Kane; brother Tim Wilkin; Jeff; and grandparents Anna and Harold Wilkin.
Debbie, "a walking doll," was under the Christmas tree when reporter Karen Bjornland was a little girl.
Andrea Cramer recalls having hours of fun playing with the Dawn Fashion Show, her favorite Christmas toy.
While many young builders enjoyed Lincoln Logs or Erector Sets, Jeffrey Haff has fond memories of this construction set by Kenner.
A young Tim Coakley sits at his first drum set. He has gone on to play drums in a variety of bands and has hosted "The Jazz Show" on WAMC for 26 years.