Jeanette and Mary


Photograph.

Written on the front: "Jeannette - Mary."

On reverse: "Mary Louise and and Jeanette McIntosh, Rome NY. 1945 - 7 and 9 years old. For Mrs. Mattice."

Found in "Jessie Graham" by Mary J. Holmes. Published by Dillingham, 1906.

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Spencer For Hire


Basketball card featuring Spencer Haywood of the Sonics from 1968.

Found in "A Midwife's Tale" by Laurel Thatcher Ulrich. Published by Vintage, 1990.

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Giveaway winner

This week's winner was Marnie Vasquez, who entered via email.

Thanks to all who entered, see you here next week.

Friday Giveaway: Seven Modern Library Classics - contest closed



Contest now closed, winner will be announced shortly.

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Portrait of a Lady

Small photograph.

On the reverse side is written Harriett Jackson Bennett.

Found in "Ten Boys Who Lived on The Road From Long Ago To Now" by Jane Andrews. Published by Ginn and Co., 1895.

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Giveaway winner

This week's winner was @debovine, who entered on Instagram.

Thanks to all who entered, see you here next week.

Friday Giveaway: Eight Vintage Classics - contest closed



Contest now closed, winner will be announced shortly.

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Puzzled


Trade card advertising Pond's Extract. This one is a puzzle card, with some hidden images in the background.

Found in "Building The Nation" by Charles Carelton Coffin. Published by Harper and Brothers, 1883.

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Danger In Boy's Town

Six Boy's Town stamps.

Found in "Danger In Paradise" by Octavius Roy Cohen. Published by The Popular Library, 1944.

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Grizzly


Crayon drawing. Written on the reverse side is "Cathy, 1972."

Found in "King of The Grizzlies" by Ernest Thompson Seton. Published by Scholastic, 1970.


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