Fun-packed Activity Books
Sear s Special for Christm as!
• The perfect answer when children
" Motlur, what's tlure
books arc educational as well as entertaining
• For rainy days!
K eep youngsters
busy for hours
periods when days
arc long and slow
GOOD .. 10 Play Books
BETTER .. 15 Activity Books
BEST .• 20 big Activity Books
No one with small children
should ever be without at least
Herc's a really tremendous value . . .
enough books to keep the children inter-
New! Our biggest and finest "Play for Every Day" $ I 97
activity box with everything you need to keep a
one box of Activity Books. They Ages4 lo
arc a wonderful help in keeping boys and
' girls happily occupied during convalescent
periods or on rainy days. Watch. them sit oc–
cupied for hours. This big7V.xl
assdrtcd activity books, each
6V.x11-in. with 16 pages. 2 magic coloring
books, 2 follow-the-dots, 2 books of puzzles,
book, coloring book, drawing and
a number book. Larger and
more elaborate boxes described at right.
ested for hours and hours, at just a fraction Ages
over 6c apiece! Each
1U-inch book has approxi–
mately 20 pages, jam-packed with games and fascinating
things to·do. The assortment includes 2 Wet-A-Brush
books that bring out. colors,
activity books with
tracies, 3 beautifol coloring books and 3 Follow-the-Dot
books that amaze and delight children when they con–
nect the dots. All books arc different- no two alike.
wealth of play ideas and educational fun for quiet play–
times and convalescent periods. And at less than 7c per
book, it's really a thrifty buy!
4 to 9 year old boy or girl contented. The box
packed with 20
activity books ranging
size from 9Ysx7Ys
inches to 10}ix14 inches. There arC 4 Wet-a-Brush books, 4
tracing books, a follow-the-dot book, 2 books of Things to Do,
a john Wayne Book, a Li'l Abner book, a Bonny Braids book1
a rub-a-pencil book, a book of playmates, a book of dots, a
book of animal friends, 2 books to pushout and paste -(paste
not included). And, in addition, there's
palette of 6 paints, a brush and pan. Truly a deluxe
full of the finest books and materials. Just imagine the fun
youngster can have
this big set!
3 N 1868-Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 2 oz.....Box 63c
3 N 1869-Shipping weight 2 pounds.........Box 97c
3 N 1870-Shipping weight 4 pounds. ....complete box $1.97
Black Stallion Books
Thrilling, rip-roaring adventure tales about a
line of great Arabian stallions. Thousands of
children have enjoyed these unusual books
written by Walter Farley. The author is pleased to hear from
readers. VVrite him at 457 Madison Ave., New York 22, N.Y.,
get an answer and button making you a member
of the Black Stallion Club. Clothbound. Shpg. wt. 1 lb. each.
3 N 1559- Black Stallion...... . . . .. ... ...... . .. . ..$1
3 N 1560- Black Stallion Returns. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.89
3 N 1561 - Son of Black Stallion. . . . . . . . . . . . . • . . . . . . 1.89
3 N 1602- Black Stallion and Satan......•.... . ... .. 1.89
3 N 1628-lsland Stallion. .. . . . . . . . . . . . . • . • . . . . . . . . 1
3 N 1634-Blood Bay Colt (illustrated) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
3 N 1627-lsland Stallion's Fury... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 1
3 N 1547-Black Stallion's Filly (illus.) Latest book. . . . 1
Real Cowboys and Indians
The Sook of Indians by Holling. About the real $I 89
Indians of the Old West .. . how they lived, rode,
hunted, fished, made wickiups and tepees.
exciting story form. Read how the boy Buffalo- Ages 8-l 2
Calf went on the great hunt, how the pueblo girl helped save
a trader's life, and other stories. 126 pages. Illustrated.
in. Stiffcover. Shpg. wt. 1lb.12oz.$1.89
The Book of Cowboys by Holling. Follow the adventuresofPeter
and Barbara Ann to learn about the work, play and exciting
day-to-day life of cowboys. Told
that holds boys and girls entranced. 126 pages. Illustrated.
. 1lb. 12 oz.$1.89
Boy Scouting .• Boy Mechanics
Boy Scout Encyclopedia.
The book every
wants! Stories, tips and facts on scouting. Refer-
ence guide to definitions and terms from A to
For all ages
160 pages. Illustrated.
3 N 1523- Cloth cover. Shipping weight I lb. 6 oz..
The BoyMechanic. For boys ages 9 and up. Shows how to build
toys, games, boats and other exciting projects. Large, clear
illustrations. Easily understood explanations.
3 N 1630- Cloth cover. 320 pages. Shpg.
2 lbs... $2.79
Jewelry Box of Paper Dolls and Costumes
New! Thrill your little girl with 99c
The Picture Dictionary. $ 1. 39
this beautiful jewelry box con-
Recommended by li-
taining 14 brand new paper dolls per box
brarians, teachers, par-
and 70 gorgeous costumes! Your .youngster
has helped teach over
many an hour's
1,000,000 children to read, write and ·
exciting play. Dolls printed on
spell more rapidly. 5079 terms and
heavy cardboard Sxlt inches in
1442 clear illustrations. Words in
Dresses in 3 books of 16 pages each in 4 colors.
small letters, capitals and script
Fancy box SV.x11V.x2V. inches with 2 pull-
neath appropriate picture. 8!/sxl1,Ys
inches. Stiff cover. For ages
3 N 1849- Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 4 oz.........99c
3 N 1902- Shpg. wt. 2 lbs. 2 oz.$1 .39
Illustrated Horse Stories
Thrilling. illustrated books by Marguerite Henry.
Clothbound. Wt. ca. I lb. 10 oz. except 3N1230.
3 N 1223-Album
of Horses. Stories of 26 famous
breeds of horses. Full-page illustrations. . ... .$2 .79
3 N 1230- Portfolio of Horses. Collection of 23 full–
color horse portraits by Wesley Dennis. For framiitg.
Portfolio 12).'!lx!S).'!I in. Wt. 2 lbs. 8 oz....... .$3.39
3 N 1219- King of the Wind. 1949 Newberry Award
book. Adventures of an Arabian charger . . .... $2.79
3 N 1161 - Misty of Chincoteague. .... ... . . ...
3 N 1220- Sea Ster. Orphan of Chincoteague...
3 N 1240- Born to Trot . . a boy and his colt. ...
books for chil- $ •
dren from 6-1 O.
Child's Book of Birds, Child's
Book of Flowers, Child's Book
Insects. Profuscly illus–
trated so children learn to
recognize dozens of flowers,
birds, insects. Entertaining as
well as instructive. Large
type. About 30 pages each.
3N1607- Stiff covers. Shpg.
wt. 1 lb. 8 oz. 3 books. $1.69