Get ’em into it young


Camp Kiddies.

By Lillian M Pyke,

Melbourne: The Specialty Press, 1919.

How to dress au courant, which kindergartens do the best cocktails, where to be seen way after bed-time, Polari for the under-fives …

[Oh all right then it’s actually subtitled: A Story of Life on Railway Construction, and it has photos of tiny, madly un-camp ragamuffins and lots of sawn-up eucalypts.]



About tartanpartan

It won't surprise you to learn that I'm quite keen on books, and spend as much of my spare time as possible picking over second hand book stalls and charity book sales with my surprisingly delicate claws.