Wednesday, November 23, 2011

Jingle Bell Jack (1955)

Detail from:
Jingle Bell Jack
Ding Dong School Book 219
Written by Dr. Frances R. Horwich (aka Miss Frances)
Illustrated by Katherine Evans
Rand McNally & Co -- Chicago, 1955

Sunday, November 13, 2011

"Manners" -- Starring Mr. Do & Mr. Don't (Pointers For Little Persons, 1943)

"Manners" -- Starring Mr. Do & Mr. Don't : Pointers For Little Persons

Written by Virginia Parkinson
Claytoons by Lowell Grant, Maxwell Dorne Studio
Illustrations by Isabel Phillips
Color Photos by Philip Fahs
Harvey House, Inc -- Irving-on-Hudson, NY 1943
Lithographed Print edition, 1961

Snuggles Fabric Softener

Henry Darger

Mascot Girlscout 20th Grade Regiment.

At Aronburgs Run Glorinia, Vivian Girls Fired Upon By Glandelinian Cannon (Detail).

184 at Jennie Richie, Rain Water Spreads out Over The Ground Under The Shelter.


211 At Jennie Richie, Caught Three Hours Later By Pursuing Glandelinian Soldiers.

Saturday, November 12, 2011

Keedle (1940)

"The Book For Children From 6 To 60, A Living Proof That As Long As KEEDLE Can Be Written And Published, The World We Know Is Safe. The Keedles Will Never Conquer Us No Matter How Many Cannon And Guns And Submarines They Use To Murder Us". Because we can laugh and they can't.

Written by Deirdre and William Conselman, Jr.
Illustrations by Fred L. Fox.
Hillman-Curl, Inc. -- New York, 1940

*This gallery is missing a small handful of Keedle's remaining images.

Friday, November 11, 2011

Captain Kangaroo and the Panda (Golden Press, 1957)

Captain Kangaroo and the Panda, A Little Golden Book
Written by Kathleen N. Daly
Illustrated by Edwin Schmidt
Golden Press -- New York, 1957