ACTIVITY SETS FOR CHILDREN 4 TO S
Story and Educational Books for ages up to 12 years
Sets help children learn and play in a wholesome manner
New for 1956
Our Best Activity Box
20 extra-big books; crayons, water colors, pencil fun
Here is a set that will keep youngsters busy for
Big, fun-packed books range in size from 8\1x10% in. to
10%x15 in. Includes box of crayons and artist's style paper
palette with water colors attached, painting brush. Books
for coloring, tracing, connecting dots to form interesting
subjects, Mother Goose coloring book, puzzles, animal book,
many others. All subjects that interest children.
All material in this set has been carefully selected to help
children learn while playing . . introduces interesting sub–
jects, new animals, etc. Paper and printing of high quality
to assure maximum enjoyment and longer life of set. Com–
plete set is packed in a sturdy and attractive gift box that
will amuse the children.
Big Surprise Activity Box
New for 1956. Attractive box has heavy cardboard
statuette toy penguin attached to back. Contains 20
coloring and game books, each 5);2x7Y2 in. Book of
puzzles, mazes, dot-to-dot, cutouts, pictures to color,
hidden .treasure pictures and many other activities.
Each book contains 20 pages with full-color covers.
Box of 16 crayons included. Keeps children busy and
interested with activities that are not only interesting
but educational. A Christmas gift children will enjoy
and spend many happy hours learning.
Low-priced Activity Box
New 1956 set contains 12 activity and
coloring books. Size 8xl 1 inches, contain
20 interesting pages. Books of animals,
paint with water, many others. Many
hours of entertainment for boys and girls.
All editorial material selected and com–
piled to help children to learn while
playing. Activity set in attractive gift box,
size 8l4xl 1l4d inch.
3 N 203-Shipping weight 3 lbs. 8 oz................... .... $
3 N 202-Shipping weight 15 oz..
3 N 201-Shipping weight 15 oz..... .. .. . .69c
Story Books, Educational Books to read the year around
complete selection for toddlers to twelve year-olds
Interesting, Educational " Teach-Me"
Books. Designed to educate the young.
Cook. Ages 8 to 12. Simple
cooking instructions with a wealth of color
illustrations. Easy-to-follow recipes. In–
formation on utensils, cooking terms,
safety rules. Size 7%x9l4 in., 128 pages.
3 N 241-Stiff cover. Shpg. wt. I lb....... $1.89
Teach Me Numbers. Ages 5 to 8. Teaches
beginners how to form numbers, count,
add, subtract, divide, multiply. Presented
in game form. 8)4x9Ys in., 128 pages.
3 N 112-Stiff cover. Shpg. wt. I lb... . .. $1.89
Read. Ages 5 to 8. Words are
presented through rhymes, pictures and
association. 117 simple, short lessons can
develop reading vocabulary of 250 basic
words. 8)4x9Ys in., about 128 pages.
3 N 111-Stiff cover. Shpg. wt. I lb.. .... $1.,89
Teach Me Handwriting. Ages 7 to 11 .
Simple method helps teach youngsters
how to improve their handwriting.
in., about 128 pages.
3 N 1127-Stiff cover. Shpg. wt. I lb.. $1.89
Teach Me To Spell. Ages 7 to 11. Helps
master English spelling through new
method based on "1>yming words.
Makes spelling fun-a few hours may
help improve your child's ability!
8% x9Ve in., 160 pages. Illustrated.
3 N 235-Stiff cover. Wt. l lb....... $1.89
Baby's First Library. Perfect gift for
little toddler's. Contains
catching books printed on strong linen
for long wear. Titles: "Baby's First
Book," "ABC Book," "1-2-3- Picture
Booki" "Mother Goose Rhymes."
3N 101-6Y2X8 in.
Wt. JO oz.. .. $1.49
Mother Goose Rhymes. New edition
of these time-honored favorites by
Wally Piper. Carefully edited to keep
the charm and wholesomeness always
associated with these rhymes. Con–
tains 272 rhymes and jingles with
colored illustrations on every page.
Such favorites as Peter, Peter Pump–
kin Eater; Little Boy Blue; Humpty
Mistress Mary; and many
others. This Christmas acquaint your
youngsters with these classics.
3 N 1618-Shpg. wt. 2 lbs..... ..... $1.89
One-By-One Counting Book.
Simple and amusing way to teach
the very young to count to 10. Com–
bines pictures and counting beads to
present idea. Printed in full color.
3 N 225-Shpg. wt. 8 oz............ $1. 19
Kewtee Bear. A fascinating new
Christmas story by Alan Reed.
Kewtee Bear is discovered in an un–
usual way by Santa's reindeer, and
proves his usefulness by helping Santa
distribute toys to less fortunate chil–
dren. A story children will remember.
3 N 246--Shpg. wt. 8 oz............ $1.39
Talking Cloth Book. Gift
which is a toy too! "Beeper" in
animal on cover answers baby when
he squeezes it. 8 colored animal pages
printed on soft linen. Washable.
3 N 209-Shpg.
2 oz...... . . ... . $1. 19
Baby's First Books. 2 washable ·
cloth books. 16 colorfully illus–
trated pages. Non-toxic. "Listen toAn–
imals", "Little Pig Went to Market."
3 N 207-Shpg. wt. I oz............ $1.39
Christmas Stocking of Play Books .. Tales for Children Aged 7 to 11
Merry Christmas Stocking. For children ages 3 to
7. 5 Christmas coloring books and 5 story pic–
ture books. Each has 16 pages and full-color pic–
tures on cover. Also 2 bead puzzles 2-in. in dia–
meter, 1 box of 4 crayons and 1 pair 3-in. meta\
safety scissors. An attractive gift that also serves as
a Christmas decoration. Hours of coloring and
storytime leisure for the youngsters.
3 N 200--Shipping weight 8 oz.................... .79c
Nursery Tales Children Love. 8 stories selected
for their widespread appeal to youngsters.
Includes Little Black Sambo; Peter Rabbit; The
3 Little Pigs; 3 Little Kittens; Chicken Little; The
Gingerbread Boy; The Cock, The Mouse and The
Little Red Hen; Little Red Hen and the Grain of
Wheat. Colored illustrations on every page.
3 N 211-Shipping weight I lb. 12 oz..... . ........ $1.89
Stories Children Love. 9 proven favorites: Red
Riding Hood; Peter Pan; Dick Whittington;
Cinderella; Sleeping Beauty; 3 Bears; Puss in
Boots; Tom Thumb; Jack and the Beanstalk.
About 75 colorfully illustrated pages.
3N 214-Shipping weight I lb. 12 oz............ $1 .89
Folk Tales Children Love. 15 of the best folk
tales edited by Wally Piper. Shoemaker and
Elves; Rooster and the Fox; Cap That Mother
Made; Country Mouse and City Mouse; 11
others. Colored pictures on each page.
3 N 215-Shipping weight I lb. 12 oz... . ........ $1.89
Tales From Storylond. 15 stories include The
Ugly Duckling; Hansel and Gretel; The Fox
and the Goat; Pied Piper of Hamlin; many others
children like. 75 pages, colored
3 N 216-Shipping weight I lb. 12 oz.... . .. . .... '$1.89