Postal worker Archie Culbertson assists Brian Lernihan of Chicago with choosing a Letter to Santa at the Main Post Office in Chicago

 
Postal worker Archie Culbertson assists Brian Lernihan of Chicago with choosing a Letter to Santa at the Main Post Office in Chicago
Postal worker Archie Culbertson (R), assists Brian Lernihan of Chicago with choosing a Letter to Santa at the Main Post Office in Chicago, Illinois December 18, 2012. "Letters to Santa" program is in its 100th year. Postal employees go through the hundreds of thousands of letters addressed to "Santa Claus, North Pole, Alaska" to separate out those that express serious need. REUTERS/Jean Lachat (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANNIVERSARY SOCIETY)