Advent Calendar 2016: Day 3

Happy Saturday! The delightful weekend is here, again. 

Old newspapers (and newspaper ads) are a bit of a hobby of mine. The language, the style of journalism, and the glimpse into history are really intriguing and often, just lovely. Today, check out this great advertisement from Wanamaker Toy World that appeared in New York's The Evening Telegram December 10, 1918:

Have a wonderful day, everyone!



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Mansfield Park
An Assembly Such as This
Eight Cousins
The Scarlet Pimpernel
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On the Night of the Seventh Moon
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The Diary of a Young Girl
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