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JOHN MARTIN'S SOMETHING TO DO BOOK HAS just gone into its third large printing, 45,000 copies in one year. It is a rare combination of book and toy. Sixty-four pages of thrills for busy fingers and active minds. Just the thing for the convalescent or shut-in child, the child in a hotel, on a boat or a train journey, for scissors, crayons, and paste, all that is necessary for the fun, are contained in the portfolio cover. Age 7 to 12. Post-paid, $1.25
JOHN MARTIN'S BOOK-PLATE BOOK
OOK-PLATES foster a love of books. They have been offered in many ways but never so ingeniously as in this book, which will prove a powerful ally in building a permanent library. Ten pages of two-color bookplates, sixty in all, a list of sixty standard books, and other features. State age and whether for boy or girl. Age 5 to 14. Post-paid, $1.00
IN-AND-OUT AND UP-AND-DOWN BOOK
By Jo L. G. MCMAHON
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OHN MARTIN's Publications for Children maintain the
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Nature and History
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