Ruddy

Card #16 from the Arm & Hammer "Game Bird Series" dated 1904. This is Ruddy Duck.

Found in "By England's Aid" by G.A. Henty. Published by Hurst and Co., no date.


-Click to enlarge photos-

For Pink Eye


Handwritten remedy for Pink Eye:

1 teaspoon of Camphor
1 teaspoon of Boric Acid
Two cups boiling water

Let cool and use as a wash (put in bottle)

Found in "The Arcturus Adventure" by William Beebe. Published by Punam, 1926.

-Click to enlarge photos-

Giveaway winner

This week's winner was Dorothy Reed, who entered on Facebook.

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

Friday Giveaway: Eight Vintage Novels - contest closed




Contest now closed, winner will be announced shortly.

Blue Ribbon


First place ribbon.

Found in "Kidnapped" by Robert Louis Stevenson. Published by The Children's Press, 1971.
-Click to enlarge photos-

Fritz


Pencil sketches, found in the rear of "AN INTRODUCTION TO THE VERTEBRATES" by Leverett Allen Adams. Published by John Wiley & Sons, 1933.

Fritz looks like a good boy.

-Click to enlarge photos-

Giveaway winner

This week's giveaway winner is Lily Meyerson, who entered here on the website.

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

Friday Giveaway: Signed copy of my book FORGOTTEN BOOKMARKS - contest closed

Contest closed, winner will be announced shortly.

-Click to enlarge photos-

Uniform


Photo postcard, no date or writing on reverse side.

Found in "Beyond the End: The Story of a Ghost's Year" by Clarence M. Boutelle. Published by F.M. Lupton, no date listed.

-Click to enlarge photos-

The President Resigns



No bookmark today, but I wanted to share this old newspaper I came across at the bottom of a box of books. It's the August 8th, 1974 issue of Santa Monica, CA newspaper Evening Outlook. Byline by UPI's Helen Thomas.

-Click to enlarge photos-

Giveaway winner

This week's giveaway winner was Marcia Davis, who entered on Facebook.

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

-Click to enlarge photos-