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Eddie T. Elf Hanging Up His Hat

A Nevada County Christmas icon is hanging up his hat after 29 years of holiday service. KNCO’s Paul Haas visited with Eddie T Elf at his house on Pasquale Rd.
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After 29 years, one of Nevada County’s most beloved Christmas figures is retiring on Christmas Eve. Eddie T Elf, who mans his little house amidst the tens of thousands of glittering lights on Pasquale Rd has announced this will be his last year.
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ETF1Eddie didn’t realize he had elf powers until one day he was in the little house when a woman came by with her friend and was telling the story of the lights. Eddie heard her version and was suddenly compelled to tell the real story.
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From that moment on something magical happened and people that came to see the lights, began visiting the Elf house to listen to Eddie.
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ETF2Eddie has powerful memories of some of his visitors. He talks about a little boy that didn’t speak to people.
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Just a few days ago, Eddie had a similar experience.
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Eddie has also had some funny moments.
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ETF3What is it like to be at the Elf house? Here is a first timer.
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and a repeat family…
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and a family that has multi-generations of Eddie visitors……
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ETF4and a family that has been coming for years created t-shirts for Eddie.
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and then a young boy asked Eddie for a Nook.
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So what does it all mean to Eddie.
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Thank you, Eddie T. Elf for 29 years of Christmas wishes.

Christmas Eve is Eddie T Elf’s last night at the Elf House on Pasquale Rd.
Of course, this being Nevada County, there is a petition that is circulating in an attempt to rescind Eddie’s retirement.

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