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 1963 hardcover Medical Book Set. "The New Illustrated Medical Encyclopedia For Home Use". Compiled and edited by Robert E. Rothenberg, M.D., F.A.C.S. Four books that come as a set. Books are red and gray with gold lettering to the covers.
Each book measures 6.75 x 9.75 inches and are a little over 1.5 inches thick with an average of 350-400 pages per book. Books contain symptoms, treatments, and illustrations.
Condition for all is good with very some wear shown to the covers and spines. There are also some tiny brown spots along the edges of the pages, visible when the book is closed.
Use as medical, library, or science decor.
Really nice decorative book set!