Mixed Harvest

Author: Hal S. Barron
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807846599
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By 1916, newspapers throughout the upper Midwest and West began running a
series of anti-mail-order cartoons featuring Buster Brown and his dog, Tige,
drawn by the creator of the famous character and one of the originators of
newspaper comics, R. F. Outcault. Buster ... Anti-mail-order efforts reached a
nadir of sorts when local papers and merchants offered rewards to residents who
turned in their mail-order catalogues and then staged a public burning of them in
the town square.

I M Just Dead I M Not Gone

Author: Jim Dickinson
Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi
ISBN: 1496811208
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But the stories on the radio were mine: Bomba the Elephant Boy, The Green
Hornet, Sergeant Preston of the Northwest Mounted Police, King the Wonder Dog
of the Yukon, Tom Mix, and Captain Midnight. “Pluck your magic Twanger,
Froggie!” said Smiling Ed McConnell with his Buster Brown gang. Midnight the
Cat would mew “Nice” and Squeaky the Mouse would start the music box. Over
the tinkling background, Froggy the Gremlin would sing, “Every time I go to town,
the boys start ...

The A To Z Of Old Time Radio

Author: Robert C. Reinehr
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 1461672074
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Buster Brown was a little boy who lived in a shoe with his dog Tige; they were the
trademark of Buster Brown Shoes. Smilin' Ed was an ex-vaudeville performer
who sang Silly Songs, carried on imaginary dialogues with a cast of imaginary
characters, and told adventure stories that were dramatized with music and
sound effects. One of the best-remembered characters was Froggy, who spoke
with a croaking voice and was ordinarily invisible, although he could plunk his “
magic ...

Boys Life

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Exciting true-to-life adventures \Thoroughbred Mutt of famous men and women /r
~ t- a* *> o^\ (Continued from page 21) said cordially. "We'll put your dogs up.
And we're mighty happy to have company for Christmas dinner. I'm Lance
Crawford, this is .... Ask for Buster Brown by name BUSTER BROWN OFFICIAL
BOY SCOUT SHOFS A Pr Brown Shoe Company, Manufacturers, St. Louis Tune
in to Smilin' Ed McConnell and his Buster Brown Gang on TV or Radio- Saturday

New York Magazine

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Also brought out of retirement was Farfel, the laconic, floppy-eared puppet that
served as Nestle's spokesdog from 1956 through 1966, crooning "N-E-S-T- L-E-S
, Nestle's makes the very best." In November 1981, for one season, Farfel was re-
enlisted, not to drawl "choc-late," but to pitch cocoa. Scotties have adorned the
Black and White scotch bottle since 1904, the same year that Boston terrier Tige
first appeared alongside Buster Brown for the Brown Shoe Company. Mack
trucks ...

Simon Schuster Super Crossword Book 9

Author: Eugene T. Maleska
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0684829649
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ACROSS 1 The Treasure of Sierra Madre 5 Rooms in "Spartacus" 10 Kind of day
at Black Rock 13 Unattached male 17 Vehicle for 78 Down 18 Soldier in ' 'Grand
Illusion" 19 Support for Tarzan's home 20 Church feature 21 Best Actor: 1941, ...
no pain 6 Restaurateur Shor 7 Namesakes of actor Torn 8 Land on which
Hunchback's Notre Dame stands 9 Lepidoptera chrysalis 10 ' ' Town," Gable/
Tracy film 1 1 Actors Robert and Alan 12 Moines 13 Flowering shrub 14 Buster
Brown's dog ...

I Love You More Than My Dog

Author: Jeanne Bliss
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101148792
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Five Decisions That Drive Extreme Customer Loyalty in Good Times and Bad
Jeanne Bliss ... When these young mothers sometimes found themselves short
on cash to pay for the shoes, the merchant said, without hesitation, “Take the
shoes home and bring back the rest when you're back in town. Get those shoes
on your little one's feet.” Alone in his ... My dad, selling those Buster Brown shoes,
was the first one who taught me the importance of being real. Every pair of shoes
he sold ...

Of Harvest And Home

Author: Ruby Brown Britt
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 0759648077
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"When completed, our neighbor will be the best equipped town in this section, of
the same population. ... Buster Brown and Tige had been at a shoe store in
Camilla representing the Brown Shoe Co. of St. Louis. ... Sure enough, the very
next week there was information in the Camilla Enterprise about more folks bitten
by mad dogs, and also the March 8 issue of the paper announced a new law
relating to animals that would prove to be very controversial over the next several
months ...

Boys Life

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BIG QUIZ BOOK FREE For Scouts and boys of Scout age If you like these quizzes
... if you want to try "stumping" your friends . . . get this Quiz Book absolutely free!
Just go to the leading store in your town where Buster Brown Official Boy Scout
Shoes are sold— and ask for Busier Brown's Scout Quiz Book. 14 pages of quiz
fun ... 28 picture quizzes on facts Scouts ought to know. If you don't know the
name ...

Boys Life

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NEW YORK You will receive six beautiful, post card size, natural color pictures of
major league players 1953 World Champs with Signatures, made by Louis
Dormand, one of America's famous color photographers. Frame for your Den —
use for .... keep you at your best; too. So here's a Merry Christmas to you . . . and
remember, when you bag that new pair of Buster Brown Official Boy Scout Shoes
under the tree, you'll really be starting the new Scouting year out right, ready and