Pictures and words from Out to Old Aunt Mary’s by James Whitcomb Riley (1904); Drawings by Howard Chandler Christy, and decorations by Margaret Armstrong. Originally published in 1887; my copy is dated 1904.
The picture shows two boys carring small logs suitable for use in the woodstove in the background; the nearer boy is barefoot and the farther one (whose feet are not in the picture) wears a yellow hat. Both boys are smiling. A kettle boils in the background; we can also see the chimney-flue for the stove. In the foreground there’s a hat on the floor. [...] [more...]
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