New Santa to make parade debut

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By Johnathan Ryan

Even when he's not wearing the red suit, some people do a double take when they see Lancaster resident David Brewer.

Ever since he grew a beard, he looks so much like Santa.

"Whenever we're out, like at a restaurant, children run to him, much to the amazement of their parents," said Brewer's wife, Barbara.

The Brewers will play Mr. and Mrs. Claus in the Lancaster Christmas parade Saturday. Two of their grandchildren, Blake and Gabriel Brewer, will play elves.

This will be David Brewer's first time playing Santa in the Lancaster parade.

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