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Lucky Mrs. Ticklefeather

Lucky Mrs. Ticklefeather

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Lucky Mrs. Ticklefeather was written by Dorothy Kunhardt with illustrations by J.P. Miller, and published by Simon and Schuster in New York, New York, in 1951.

John Parr Miller (1913-2004) was a native New Yorker who initially worked in the model department of Disney Studios from 1934-1942. He created characters for some of the earliest Disney productions, including Pinocchio, Fantasia and Dumbo. His interests expanded to include children’s illustrations, and his first assignment with Little Golden Books was the artwork for the Little Red Hen, one of the original fifteen books published in 1942. Working in a simple somewhat abstract style, Miller utilized bold, sharp lines and bright colors to make his images appear more graphic than painterly.

Object Name
book and drawings
date made
1951
publisher
Simon & Schuster
printer
Western Publishing Co., Inc.
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
ID Number
COLL.GOLDNBK.000012
accession number
1992.0634
Credit Line
Gift of Western Publishing Company, Inc. (through Richard Bernstein)
subject
Children's Literature
Popular Culture
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Little Golden Books
Family & Social Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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