We call them hobby starters; your youngsters call them fun! (Ages 8 and up)
Stones and Minerals Kit. Box of 15 stone and
mineral specimens, plus companion book de–
scribing them and many more. Book, 7}'2xl0)4 in.,
has stiff cover, 32 detailed illus. (16 in rich full color).
3 N 117-Kit with box and book. Shpg. wt. I lb.....•$2.37
Coin Kit. With 15 genuine specimen coins, a
'Round-the-World coin album, magnifying glass;
coin labels, envelopes; big world map. Plus hand–
somely illustrated 94-page Adventure Book of Coins.
Fun and education
wrapped into one!
3 N 771-Shpg. wt. 2 lbs. 8 oz. Complete Kit just..... $2.87
Bird Kit'. With assemble-it-yourself pine-wood
bird feeding station, bird seed, authentic Audubon
bird chart, and bigAdventure Bookof Birds-94 pages
of authoritative description and illustration. ,
3 N 770-Shpg. wt. 2 lbs. 8 oz.. . . . . . . .......... $2.87
[ Fun with Magic. Magicians won't tell you how they
do it- but this book will! Step-by-step methods of
trick after trick: See how things disappear, then re–
•opear; how to pass a tumbler through a table top!
-'ly many more in 64 pages of Fun w.ith Magic!
Sturdy binding; 8% x12V. in. Wt. 1 lb. 4 oz. $2.37
Sea Shells Kit. With 26 specimens of sea shells. In
addition, a fascinating sea shell book, filled with
easy-reading description and 32 detailed illustrations-
16 in beautiful full color. Stiff cover.
3 N 118-SpecimensandSook 17Y2xlOV. in.I.Wt.1 lb.8oz. $1.87
Insect Kit. Including all the essentials for collecting,
studying insects: sturdy nylon butterfly net, magni–
fying glass, forceps; plus big 96-page book illustrating
more than 50 curious specimens. A wl2l1derful way to
reward youthful curiosity.
3 N 769-Shpg. wt. 2 lbs. 8 oz. Sig 4·piece Kit just..... $2.87
Crafts and Hobbies. A fascinating do-it-yourself
treasury for all your youngsters: 112 color pages and
more than 560 pictures and diagrams teaching the fun
of creating and the economy of "doing it yourself."
3 N 768-10¥ax8Ya in. Shpg. wt. 1 lb.. ...... . .. ..... $2.87
Indian Crafts and Lore. Tells how to make war bon-
nets, Indian costumes, tom-toms, peace pipes, totem
poles, etc,; also how to do exciting ritual dances. Easy–
to-follow directions and diagrams by authority on
Indian crafts and lore. About 115 fascinating pages.
3N 170-S%x11 inches. Shpg. wt. 1 lb............... $1.87
Adventures in education
fun for challenging young minds (Ages 9-16)
Boy Scout Encyclopedia.
A ·uthorized by Boy Scouts
A handy reference for Cub and Eagle
Scout alike. Hundreds of facts and stories, definitions
and explanations on important phases of scouting,
nature, crafts, etc. Richly illustrated.
3 N 147- 160 pages. 7\laxlOV. in. Wt.
lb. 6 oz.... . $2.77
Mr. Wizard's Science Secrets. A book the whole
family will enjoy, but primarily for ages 9 and up.
Written by Mr. Wizard of TV fame, it bares the
secrets to a host of living room tricks that make Man–
drake look like an amateur!
3 N 1573-About 264 pages. Illustrated. Wt. 14 oz.... $2.87
Building Your Super Highways. The story of all
the men, materials and machinery behind our
newest cross-country super highways. Easy-reading
text; illustrated in vivid full color. Stiff cover.
3 N 764-'-64 pages. 8% x12V. in. Shpg.
1 lb. 4 oz. $2.37
Let's Find Out About the Weather. Planned by 2
leading science educators. Shows how to measure
air pressure and currents, wind speed; even how to
predict weather. Includes easy-to-assemble parts for
working models of weather boat, wind vane, etc.
3 N 761- lllustroted. Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 4 oz... ... ...... $2.87
Wonderful World of Math. A wonderfully human
story of mathematics, simply and entertainingly
expressed. The whys and where(ores of the decimal
system, equations, angle measurement and more.
3 N 367- 64 pages. 9\12x12o/. in. Wt. 1 lb. 12 oz..... $2.77
McCall's Make-It Book. To our knowledge, the most
complete book of crafts and activities ever pub–
lished. Contains fully 1,000 things for busy boys and
girls to make and do. Constructive fun the year around.
color pgs. 8\laxlOo/. in. Wt. 1 lb. 4 oz.. . . $2.77
Boy Mechanic. An engaging how-to-do-it book for
boys. Complete instructions on how to build toys,
games, boats, etc. And you
3 N 145- 320 pages. 6¥ax9¥a in. Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 8 oz.. .. $3.77
introduction to the mysterious
world. of science. Interesting chapters on light,
sound, atomic energy, chemistry, electricity, etc. Fea–
tures 176 illustrations which, with easy-reading text,
make clear many otherwise baffling concepts.
3 N 132- About 272 pgs. 6%x9¥a in. Wt. I lb. 8 oz.... $3.77
Let's Find Out About Electricity. Like (M) at left,
planned by two leading science educators. All about
the countless mysteries of electricity. Includes easy-to–
assemble parts for working models of a traffic light, TV
studio, telegraph set and lighthouse.
3 N 762-lllustroted. Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 2 oz............. $2.87
Our Friend the Atom. A concise, easy-reading ac-
count tracing atom research from Democritus to
modern-day atom physicists Bohr, Geiger, Fermi, and
others. Tells how the atom, properly used, can bring us
better health, more food, lasting peace.
3 N 760- 168 pgs. in color. 8xl 1 in. Wt. 2 lbs. 8 oz.....
Black Stallion Books (Ages 10 to 16)
Rip-roaring adventures of great Arabian stal–
lions- written by Walter Farley and thrilled
to for years by children across the land.
(Boys and girls: Mr. FaTley likes to hear
from his young readers. He'd like to hear from
at 457 Madison Ave., New York, N.Y.
In return you'll receive not only a personal
reply but an official membership-with button
-toMr. Farley's popular
Black Stallion Club.)
All books cloth bound, all good fun. Shipping
weight each: 1 pound.
3 N 148-Black Stallion.. .. . .......... . .. $1.87
3 N 149-Block Stallion Returns. ... .. ...... 1.87
3 N 150-Son of the Black Stallion.. . . . . . . . 1.87
3 N 151- Slock Stallion and Seton. . . . . . • . . 1.87
3 N 152-lslond Stallion. . . . . . . . . . . . . . • . . 1.87
3 N 153-Slood Boy Colt. . . . . . . . . . . • . . . . 1.87
3 N 154-lslond Stallion's Fury.. .... . . . . . . . 1.87
3 N 156-Slock Stallion's Revolt. . . . . . . . . . . 1.87
3 N 155-Slack Stallion's Filly. . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.87
3 N 244-Slock Stallion's Sulky Colt. . . . . . . . 1.87
3 N 334-lsland Stallion Races . . . . . . . . . . . . 1.87
3 N 318-Slack Stallion's Courage . . . . . . . . . 1.87
3 N 754- Block Stallion Mystery INewl. . ... 1.87
Exciting Stamp Outfits, Packets
My First Stamp Outflt. Album with 4,300
stamp spaces, 2,500 pictures. Packet 100
world stamps, magnifier, 1,000 hinges, 82
flags. 72 coats of arms. Maps, identifier.
3 N 5812-Shpg. wt. 1 lb. 7 oz............ $2.37
World-Wide Stamp Outflt. 15,000-space
loose-leaf album, 7,000 pictures, 300
world stamps, 82 flags, 72 coats-of-arms,
tongs, 1,000 hinges, magnifier, identifier. ·
3 N 5851-Plus stock book. Wt. 3 lbs. 4 oz... $6.77
Stamp Album only. 348 pages, lOxll inches.
3 N 5805- loose.leof. Wt. 2 lbs. 12 oz......
3 N 5818- Sookbound. Shpg. wt. 3 lbs. .. . .. 3.27
U.S. and Foreign Stamp Pal:kets.
3 N 765-Seors Special Stomps. 2,000 different
eign stamps. ell "off the poper." Wt. 4 oz.....
3 N 766-1,000 Different foreign Stamps. Incl. 25
poper." Wt. 3 oz...... . $2.73
3 N 767-Sears Special U.S. Commemorative Stamps.
paper." Wt. 2 oz...... . .... $2.73