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Boy's fun book of things to make and do : 216 ways to have fun ; 470 how-to-do-it illustrations
Alternate (uniform) Title Popular science monthly
New York : Grosset & Dunlap, c1945
Location Call Number Status
 Juvenile Historic/1st Flr/ Check out to UM-D students, faculty & staff  jGV.Boy72B6 1945    AVAILABLE
Gosling Gift Bookplate
Subject(s) Boys -- Recreation -- Juvenile literature
Amusements -- Juvenile literature
Handicraft -- Juvenile literature
Games -- Juvenile literature
Physical Description 192 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Note "This is a complete and unabridged book. It contains the same material that would normally be found in a book of much larger appearance. This wartime format has been adopted in full compliance with government regulations for conserving paper and other essential materials."
Includes index p. 187-192
Contents How to make model planes that really fly -- How to mystify your friends with simple magic -- How to build a speedy soap-box racer -- How to have fun with paper and cardboard -- How to handle a rope -- How to send secret messages to your friends -- How to hunt and fish like an expert -- How to have fun with hobbies -- Unusual things to make -- Jigsaw pastimes for rainy days -- How to swim and dive like an expert -- Games you can play indoors -- Games you can play outdoors or in your own backyard -- how to have more fun with your bicycle -- How to teach your dog to do simple tricks -- Science stunts at home -- Fun with electricity -- Toughen those muscles - and lick your weight in wildcats -- It's fun to go camping -- Unusual radios you can build yourself -- What you can make from old tin cans -- Mystifying puzzles and brain teasers -- Gifts made with simple tools -- It's fun to whittle and carve
NOTE Gift from William A. Gosling, 2012

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