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    Gerald Scholer of Tacoma has played Santa for many of his 89 years. Now he and family have published a book of heart-warming things said by kids on his lap.

Gerald Scholer of Tacoma has played Santa for many of his 89 years. Now he and family have published a book of heart-warming things said by kids on his lap. Peter Haley phaley@thenewstribune.com
Gerald Scholer of Tacoma has played Santa for many of his 89 years. Now he and family have published a book of heart-warming things said by kids on his lap. Peter Haley phaley@thenewstribune.com

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