Ploy Books, .Prcicticol Books-they're
fun! (Ages 3 to 11)
Grammar Can Be Fun. Ages 6 to 10. A pic-
ture-book with a point-good grammar
without nagging. Settles "ain't," "git:nme,"
"got," and many more common errors by a
simple, sure, fun-filled process. Big type amus–
ing illustrations. A favorite for years.
3 N 756-41 pages 7'/.xlO in. Wt. 12 oz...
Manners Can Be Fun. Ages 6 to 10.
same fun-filled style as (A) above: the
same kind of funny child-like drawings; same
easy-reading type. Youngsters learn the fun
of courtesy as well as reading. Try it.
3 N 758-45 pages
xlO in. Wt. 12 oz....
2-book "Fun Set" for pre-schoolers. Two
books-Playbook for Small Fry
time and Storytime- planned
for children too
young to read. Both packed with happy full–
color pictures and filled to the brim with the
easiest of picture games and play ideas. Lots
of stories, too--all short and happy, to assure
pleasant dreams. A swell way to teach even
pre-schoolers the fun of books. Each book 128
inches-both at one low
price. Order yours today
3 N 690-Shipping weight 1 lb. 8 oz.....Set
Proven Favorites of ages 8 and up
Album of Horses. By Marguerite Henry. For
ages 12 to 16. Thrilling stories of 26 famous
breeds of horses. Full-page illustrations. Fine–
quality paper, printing. About 113 pages.
3 N 157- Cloth bound. Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 8 oz... . .
Black Gold. By Marguerite Henry. Ages 8
to 12. Thrilling story of a man, a boy, and a
shining black colt. 160 pages. 7x9)1 inches.
3 N 687- lllustroted. Hord cover. Wt. 1 lb.....
Jack London's Stories for Boys. Ages 10 up.
High adventure-a compilation of 18 of the
author's finest stories. 549 pages. 5
3 N 354- Duroble hard cover. Wt. 1 lb. 8 oz...
My Friend Flicka. One of children's first
loves. "A beautiful book . . [belonging] on
the shelf with Treasure Island and Mutiny on
Bounty."-N.Y. Herald Tribune.
in. Illus. Hord cover. Wt. 8 oz.
Kipling's Stories for Boys. Ages 10 up. 28 of
Rudyard Kipling's fastest-moving short
stories. Wholesome adventure-the kind dis–
criminating parents welcome for youngsters.
3 N 352- 499 pgs.
in. Wt. 1 lb. 8 oz...
2-book "Teach Me" Set. Two books-
Teach Me to Read
Teach Me Num–
bright young boys and girls 5 to 8.
Filled with easy-to-read
Teach Me to Read
in 117 short, simple lessons, each associating
rhymes with pictures. Carefully compiled to
give your youngsters a reading vocabulary of
250 basic words.
Teach Me Nitmbers
the value and formation of numbers, explains
addition, subtraction. and easy multiplication.
Each book 128 pages, each
3N691-Shipping weight 1lb.8 oz.....Set
2-book "Fun Set". Another of our big-
value 2-book sets:
Fun for all the family,
but especially for ages 7 to 11.
play ideas, jokes, quizzes, adventure
stories, mazes, and lots more. In
easy science experiments,
thrilling stories, quizzes, science jokes, fasci–
Two of the best answers we know to the
age-old question: Mom, what can we do now?'
Each 128 pages, each
3 N 694-Shipping weight 1 lb. 8 oz..... Set
"All About" Books (Ages 8 to 12)
Prepared by top-level scientists to a;,swer the
questions of 8-to-12-year-olds about science
and the world around us. The language is
simple, the style dramatic-and entirely fac–
tual. A thoughtful gift for thoughtful young
minds. Hard covers. Illustrated. Shipping
weight each 1 pound.
3 N 220- All About Dinosaurs... . . .. .
3 N 221-All About Stars . ......... .
3 N 222- All About Birds.. . .. ..... .... _
3 N 223- All About Rockets and Jets...... .
3 N 224- Ali About the Seo . . . . .. ... . .
3 N 301- All About the Insect World..... . .
3 N 304- All About Changing Rocks... .
3 N 316-All About Moths and Butterflies...
3 N 752- All About Strange Beasts of
the Present !New for 19571 .. . . . .
3 N 753- All About Electricity !New for 19571
Christmas Is a wonderful time
to give Adult Books, too!
(Why not give yourself a few?)
FOR A WIDE SELECTION
OF ADULT BOOKS
see pages 726 to 729 of
Sears Big Fall and Winier General Cataitg
Brain-teasers for boys and girls 7 to 15
2-book Teen-ager Set.
Puzzles for Young
Teens-prepared for curious 11 and 12-
year--olds as well as young teens. Page after page of fascinating
picture puzzles, word games, mazes, rebus puzzles, etc., all de–
signed to stimulate-and reward-curiosity, give constructive
direction to your youngsters' play (And all to be handled by
boys and girls themselves-without help from Mom and Dad.)
Each book 128 pages, each
inches. Both generously
illustrated in rich full color; both full of fun.
3 N 692-ln all, 256 pages of fun. Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 8 oz.......Set
2-book Activity Set.
100 hours of intelligent fun for boys and
girls 7 to 11.
Beginner's Crossword Book
how crosswords are worked, etc.;
Play and Laff
gives them a
chance to apply what they've learned-in picture puzzles,
quizzes, pencil games and more. Each book 128 pages, each
inches. Both with lots of full-color pictures. Good fun
over the holiday and all year long. Order yours today.
3 N 693-Shipping weight 1 pound 8 ounces.....•. . .......Set
Authentic "Landmark" Books (Ages 10 to 15)
All about events and personalities that stand outin the
of the world. Stories of West Point; the F.B.I.; T.V. favorite
Wyatt Earp; Thirty Seconds over Toky<r-all factual, all com–
piled by a team of thorough-searching historians. Thrill-packed
adventure, inspiring bits of American history-exciting stories
yours are among those youngsters who find
history dull, introduce them this Christmas to "Landmark."
They- and you- will be delighted. Cloth bindings; full-color
inches. Shpg. wt. each: 1 lb.
3 N 248-Stote
catalog number and
... . .....
Pony Express (1)
Prehistoric America (2)
Custer's Last Stand (3)
Daniel Boone (4)
Wild Bill HickockTames the
Betsy Ross and the Flag (6)
Thirty Seconds over Tokyo'
Story of the F.B.I. (8)
Royal Canadian Police (10)
Kit Carson and the Wild
Guadalcanal Diary (14)
Clara Barton and the Red
KingArthur andHis Knights
West Point Story (19)
Wyatt Earp (20)
Sequoyah-Leader of the
Abe Lincoln (24)
French Foreign Legion (26)
(New for 1957)
Story of the U.S. Marines
(New for 1957)
Texas Rangers (28) (New
Story of the Secret Service (29)
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or more and bvy
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monthly payments. For