Long before Leggo's of today, the Tinkertoy was the popular toy that allowed children to create various objects using their imagination. It consisted of a series of small round knob shaped pieces with holes in which small round "sticks" of various lengths could be inserted.
This miniature toy tractor is the type of toy that young boys played with years ago. Most children grew up on family farms therefore their toys were centered around farm life. This toy shows a steam engine that was the method by which farm tractors were propelled prior to gasoline and diesel engines.
This book published in 1928 by the H. Clay Glover Company contained 91 pages about the many diseases of the dog. The company was the most widely known manufacturer of proprietary medicines for doge in the world. It also included 10 pages on the care and feeding of dogs.