McMahan, Valrie (illus).
New York. Barse & Co., 1928.
Color illustrations, color pictorial endpapers, 62 pages, 8 1/4 x 6 inches, color pictorial paper-covered boards (hardbound). Backstrip missing, extremities very rubbed, light pencil marking to front cover, hinges splitting but still attached, previous owner's coloring affecting endpapers and lightly affecting many of the illustrations. The tale of three baseballs (two from a team of "white boys" and one from a "colored team") transformed by the Good Fairy into children and sent out into the world to learn some life lessons. It is the colored ball who is "the Protector" of Fan and Fannie, the white balls. Item #38533