Christmas at Brown Thomas Toy Department in 1965.

An extract from a documentary from the 'Discovery' series showing children playing with a wide range of toys, and visiting Santa Claus at the Brown Thomas Department Store, on Grafton Street in Dublin in 1965.

This episode of 'Discovery' titled 'The Private Life of Santa Claus' examines one aspect of the commercialisation of Christmas in the form of the 'Store Santa Claus'. 

'Discovery: The Private Life of Santa Claus' was broadcast on 20 December 1965.

'Discovery' was a documentary series broadcast between 1964 and 1967, touching on many aspects of Irish life.