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Stubby the Yule Lad Arrives in Town

By Iceland Review

The third Yule Lad, Stubby, a.k.a. Shorty (Stúfur in Icelandic), arrives in town today. Stubby steals pans to eat the crust left on them.

shortyIllustration: Magnús Valur Pálsson.

The Yule Lads, the Icelandic version of Santa Claus, one of the differences being that there are 13 of them, will come down from the mountains one by one starting today to treat well-behaved children to presents.

Click here and here to read more about the Yule Lads.


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