Santa Number One is, as his name implies, one of two Santa Clauses employed by Harman's Department Store in New York City. Both "meet and greet" their many young Christmas visitors at Santa's Hideaway - an elaborate holiday venue set up for the season in Harman's toy department.



Having just finished the last shift on Christmas eve, two bank robbers with guns tie him and Leo up, in the stock room, while they break into the bank next door.