Vintage Scrapbook Album. A Memory Book of My School Days. Book is copyright 1920 by The Reilly & Lee Co. Designed and Decorated by Helen A. Haselton. Art Deco graphics throughout.
Softcover book with leather covers. Measures about 6.5 inches wide x 10 inches tall and about 2 inches thick. 189 pages. Book weighs 1 pound 9 ounces.
This Vintage memory book was kept by Olive Halek of Fairbury, Nebraska. She evidently started her school years in Belleville, Kansas, as there is a real photo postcard glued to an early page in the book showing the third grade class there.
37 photos (Including Senior Sneak Day)
Numerous newspaper clippings
Purple Floral Napkin
Alumni Banquet Programs
Sports Banquet Programs
Class of '23 Nursery (Births)
Glued in Cut out newspaper photos of football players along with hand written notes on each player.
Coach write up
Write up on each football game that school year along with score for each game.
Olive kept very detailed notes and very comprehensive record of her time at Fairbury High School and the FHS class of 1923. Eighty percent of the pages are filled.
Most of the photos are glued in, with a few loose ones.
Very nice piece of history!
Vintage Children's Book. Bible Stories and ABC's for Little Tots to Learn with Ease. I'm unable to find a date of publication or publisher information in this book. Dates to circa 1930s or 1940s.
Front half of the book has the ABC's along with an illustration for each.
Second half of the book has the following three stories:
Softcover linen book measuring about 6 3/4 inches wide x 9 1/4 inches tall.
16 pages including the front and back covers. Color and blue and white illustrations throughout.
Condition is good some soiling and wear to covers and pages.
Sweet religious ABC book!
Vintage Child Horizons Book Set. Set of 3 Hardcover Books. Books each measure about 7 x 10 1/4 inches.
2 antique German children's story book by Christoph von Schmid. Both are softcover books, each measuring 6 1/2 x 9 inches with 32 pages. Pretty blue and pink floral border on the covers.
Die Zwei Bruder and Das Täubchen Kupfermünzen und Goldstücke
I believe the title for the book on the left translates as:
The Cup of Copper Coins and Gold Pieces
Book on the right translates as:
The Two Brothers
Condition for both is good with wear and soiling to covers. Age toning and some soiling to pages. No rips, tears or marks on pages.