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The Whole Year Through: The Children’s Friend, 1951

By: Ardis E. Parshall - December 29, 2009

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Boys and girls engaged in the seasonal activities of a mid-century American childhood appear on the covers of the 1951 Children’s Friend.

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January

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February

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March

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April

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May

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June

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July

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August

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September

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October

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November

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December
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5 Comments »

  1. I love seeing these old covers and pictures.

    Comment by Maurine — December 29, 2009 @ 12:47 pm

  2. Melted my heart, again.

    Comment by Mina — December 29, 2009 @ 1:56 pm

  3. Okay, I love vintage art, but some of those are just a tad on the creepy side for me!

    Comment by Tracy M — December 29, 2009 @ 11:45 pm

  4. Looks like they progressed in age through the year.

    Comment by Eric Boysen — December 30, 2009 @ 12:18 am

  5. Thanks, Maurine, Mina. I’m glad you enjoy them along with me.

    I hadn’t realized that, Eric. You’re right. How fun — the whole Primary gets represented that way.

    Comment by Ardis E. Parshall — December 30, 2009 @ 8:51 am

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