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Vintage Valentine Doves

Originally,these were for a blackboard border. Print the doves and cut them out. Cut out the hearts (or freehand cut), attach a heart at each end of a piece of string or ribbon, slit the dove’s beak and put the string/ribbon in so the dove is holding the hearts. Like this: Of course, you don’t […]

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Printable Valentine’s Picture to Colour

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Valentine Cats

You could use these a variety of different ways- to decorate cards, to practice patterns, for counting practice. Have fun. From a 1907 magazine for teachers Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark in Browser Tell a friend

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Printable Vintage Valentine To Colour

From a 1907 magazine- Click on the picture, Print. This to be a Valentine’s card- originally, it was just a demonstration- the directions were to cut out the center of a doily, paste it onto a coloured sheet of construction paper, then paste another picture in the middle, and then put flower stickers in the […]

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Tulip Card for Valentine’s Day

Yes, of course it’s a daffodil, not a tulip.   There was a tulip version as well, but it was very ugly and I decided not to use it after all, but forgot to change the title of the post. From a 1907 magazine- Click on the picture, set printer to portrait, print, fold on […]

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January Calendar, printable

This January calendar is from a 1910 school magazine. The dates for 1910 were off, so I adjusted the center section and left the squares blank (as in the original) for the children to fill in (or you). Click on the picture to enlarge.  Adjust your paper to landscape, and this should print to a […]

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Printable Vintage Story for New Year’s Day

Click on the picture to enlarge. If you think this print is too hard for you or your child to read, scroll down for a single page version. Set your printer settings to landscape, and this should print two booklets to a page.  Cut out the two full pages.  Then fold them in half horizontally, […]

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A Special Shower for a Bride With Crafting Friends

A New Kind of Shower By Mrs James G Williams AN AUNT of the bride to be wished to entertain the twelve girl friends of her niece but was very much opposed to the modern idea of showers, so she purchased a beautiful set of table linen, stamped table cloth and napkins with the monogram […]

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Merry Christmas

Illustrations come from a back issue of the old St. Nicholas Magazine, edited by Mary Mapes Dodge (who wrote the wonderful book Hans Brinker or The Silver Skates).  The illustration is by Beatrice Stevens, a Golden Age illustrator from Pomfret Connecticut. Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Bookmark in […]

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Christmas diorama to colour, cut out, stand up

Click to enlarge. The baby and toys go with the fire place to make a little diorama.  I think your printer selections should be on landscape, but be sure to preview first, and if necessary, adjust settings and sizes for your own printer.     Share! Blog this! Recommend on Facebook Share with Stumblers Tweet […]

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