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Let's Save Money

Let's Save Money

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Let's Save Money by Loyta Higgins with illustrations by Violet Lamont, and published by Simon & Schuster in New York, New York, in 1958.

Violet Lamont was born in New York and studied at the University of Kansas. She worked for Little Golden Books from 1953-1959 and was best known for her activity books, including her illustrations for books on learning the ABCs and numbers. The cover of the book has 4 circular slots for holding pennies, encouraging children to save money. Hanging in the window is the sign "BUY U.S. SAVINGS BONDS," another popular way to encourage investing money.

Object Name
book and drawing
date made
1958
publisher
Simon & Schuster
printer
Western Publishing Co., Inc.
author
Higgins, Loyta
illustrator
LaMont, Violet
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
ID Number
COLL.GOLDNBK.000011
accession number
1992.0634
Credit Line
Gift of Western Publishing Company, Inc. (through Richard Bernstein)
subject
Children's Literature
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Little Golden Books
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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