What is this thing? I thought at first it was a floral frog but now I am not sure - it could hold cigarettes? It is Norcrest Fine China 'Sweet Violets' 7/745. It is broken.
BTW I love floral frogs...pin, glass, and figurative!
The inside of this book is signed Emma B Greve, 552-11tb Ave. Milwaukee, WI 11/4/17
The title page reads
Containing methods of teaching all subjects commonly taught in the public schools, together with questions and answers fully covering ... for the recitation or in actual class work
I can't resist these books. These are the books I would check out of the library over and over when I was a child - probably the same editions or close too as they look and feel the same. I bought the red one titled "Hey! Horses!" yesterday.
I thought, I thought, I thought in vain,
At last I thought I'd write my name.