Yes, Virginia, There is a Santa Claus is a Christmas special that aired on ABC, premiering on December 6, 1974. It is based on the story of Virginia O'Hanlon, a seven-year-old girl who wrote to The New York Sun in 1897, and the response by its editor, Francis Church. This program is not to be confused with Yes, Virginia, a 2009 special that debuted on CBS. It was directed by Bill Melendez, who directed many of the Peanuts specials.


Voice actor Character
Courtney Lemmon Virginia O'Hanlon
Susan Silo Miss Taylor
Billie Green Billie
Sean Manning Specs
Tracy Belland Mary Lou
Christopher Wong Arthur
Vickey Ricketts Amy
Jennifer Green Peewee
Herb Armstrong Officer Riley
Arnld Ross Sergeant Muldoon
Jimmy Osmond Vocalist
Jim Backus Narrator
Louis Nye Lee Fong

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