Altemus Advertising Flyer - An
advertising sheet announcing the new Caroline Wells' Folly Book, Folly
in the Forest has been found. The 7.125 x 3.25 inch flyer announces the
Folly book on one side and Frederick Ober's For Prey and Spoils on the
The Folly book was originally part of the two book Folly Series, series
#89. Later it was included in the Little Men and Women Series, series
#125 which was introduced in 1908.
The Ober book was at first part of Series #60, Boys and Girls Series of
New Copyrights. Later it was also included in the Little Men and Women
Both books are included in the bibliography's main section of pictures.
Both the books here were also published in 1902.
It is presumed that since the sheet announces the new publication of
Folly in the Forest, that the advertisement dates from the 1901-1902
era. It is also presumed that there are many more of these flyers from
this vintage not yet discovered.