Forfey, Frank Rigsby (cover illus).
New York. The Butterick Publishing Company. December 1913.
December 1913, complete issue of the magazine, illustrated in color and black and white, 84 pages, 16 x 11 1/2 inches, in color pictorial wrappers as issued. Light soiling and edgewear to covers, staples slightly rusted, top staple missing (apparently an original fault, since there are no holes); interior in very good clean condition. Includes short stories (one illustrated by Maginel Wright Enright), articles, Christmas celebration suggestions, and fashion spreads. The article "Christ in Bruno: A True Montessori Christmas Story" reflects the magazine's support of the Montessori childraising methods. Much period advertising including a full-page color Christmas ad for Fairy soap. Color cover by Frank Rigsby Forfey depicts a baby with outstretched arms. Item #56666