Engine Whistles-the Alice and Jerry Basic Reading Program by Mabel O'Donnell
Publisher: Row, Peterson and Company, Illinois
Date published: 1951
Description: Florence & Margaret Hoopes. Good+. No Jacket. 384 pages. 5th grade reading level. This beautifully illustrated book features stories from the 1800's about the beginning of the railroads, automobile and more. Color illustrations on almost every page and B&W drawings that help illustrate the items that the story mentions. Lots of stories in chapters titled Town in the Valley, City on the Hill and more. Word list and glossary in back of book. Cover is green cloth with graphic showing wear on corners/scuffing.