The Little Caboose by Nila O'Hearn. Illustrated by Jane Flory. Hardcover Top Top Tales Children's Book 2481:25. Copyright 1951 by Whitman Publishing Co.
Little Caboose wishes he could lead the train. He gets his chance when the cars come loose from the engine while going up a big hill. Little Caboose saves the day when he avoids crashing into the train behind, by switching onto a side track. In the end, Little Caboose is happy and says he'll never again wish to lead a train.
Book measures about 6 1/2 inches wide x 7 1/2 inches tall. Unpaginated. Hardcover. No dust jacket.
This book is in really nice used condition with some wear around the corners and edges of the cover. Interior pages are very good with no marks or tears. Former owners name written inside front cover in ink.
Super sweet children's book!
Vintage 1955 Cookbook. 500 Tasty Sandwiches by Culinary Arts Institute.
Softcover book measuring 6 x 8 3/4 inches with 48 pages. Black and white illustrations, with a color centerfold.
Condition is good with wear to the cover.
Vintage 1923 Cookbook issued by The Woman's Club of Western. Western, Nebraska.
Softcover book measuring 5 3/4" wide x 8 1/2" long, with 101 pages.
Includes lots of local advertising for both Fairbury and Western, Nebraska. Also has a full page color ad for Swans Down Cake Flour.
Good vintage condition with some cover wear, writing on some pages, a few pages with a tear along the outer edge, and some soiling.