The history of a great many little boys and girls

for the amusement of all good children of four and five years of age.
  • 66 Pages
  • 3.21 MB
  • English

Printed and sold by Samuel Hall, no. 53, Cornhill. , Boston
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 27120.
The Physical Object
Pagination[6], vii-viii, 9-66, [2] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14589827M

The history of a great many little boys and girls, for the amusement of all good children of four and five years of age. Pelham, M., Boston:: Printed. The History of a great many little boys & girls: for the amusement of all good children of four and five years of age.

Publisher: Hartford [Conn.]: Printed by Charles Hosmer, Get this from a library. The history of a great many little boys and girls: for the amusement of all good children of four and five years of age.

[Dorothy Kilner]. The history of a great many little boys and girls, for the amusement of all good children of four and five years of age. By M. Pelham. Abstract [6], vii-viii,[2] p.: ill. ; 12 The history of a great many little boys and girls book. (4to)Attributed by Welch to Dorothy Kilner, who often used the pseudonymns M.P.

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Alice Munro’s short story, “Boys and Girls,” has a very interesting detail written into it. The narrator’s brother is named Laird, which was carefully chosen by the author. Laird is a synonym for lord, which plays a important role in a story where a young girl has society’s unwritten rules forced upon her.

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Our Great Past Boys & Girls Clubs of America had its beginnings in with three women in Hartford, Connecticut - Mary Goodwin, Alice Goodwin and Elizabeth Hammersley. Believing that boys who roamed the streets should have a positive alternative, they organized the first Club.

Bathing: Children were not allowed to use the public baths. They bathed at home or in the river. Toys and Pets: Both boys and girls played with toys. Boys played war games, and had wooden swords, little soldiers, and chariots with wheels.

Girls played with dolls, and dollhouses, and tiny sets of dishes. Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) is a national organization of local chapters which provide after-school programs for young people.

The organization, which holds a congressional charter under Title 36 of the United States Code, has its headquarters in Atlanta, with regional offices in Chicago, Dallas, Atlanta, New York City and Los Angeles. BGCA is tax-exempt and partially funded by the Headquarters: Atlanta, Georgia.

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These books feature African American boys as the main character, and include some historical figures, but mainly are stories about every day happenings that boys are sure to enjoy.

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Norman Percevel Rockwell (February 3, – November 8, ) was an American illustrator and painter of the 20th-century. His works are famous for their portrayal of American culture. Rockwell is prominent for the cover illustrations of everyday life scenes he created for the magazine, The Saturday Evening Post, for more than four decades.

In her book “Pink and Blue: Telling the Boys From the Girls in America,” the historian Jo B. Paoletti points to Sears catalogs in the s that displayed size conversion charts so girls could. The name “Boys & Girls Clubs of America” was officially adopted on Septemand girls were officially recognized.

As the history of boys clubs reveal, even on the leadership side, women were active participants, and there were important women in the early days too. Today’s national membership is 61% boys and 39% girls.

Boys consistently read less, and less well, than girls. On Scholastic’s survey of over U.S. children, agesonly 52% of boys (versus 72% of girls) said they liked reading books. His second book,Boys Adrift, was published in ; an updated edition was published in His third book Girls on the Edge was published in His fourth book The Collapse of Parenting was published by Basic Books in December and became a New York Times by: Origins.

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