Meccano Magazine has the most amazing covers--from Christmas to trains to ships. Click on the photo. The other half of the figure not seen--with feet on the ottoman--is probably "Dad"!
And for those who don't know: Meccano Magazine was an English monthly hobby magazine published by
Meccano Ltd between 1916 and 1963, and by other publishers between 1963
and 1981. The magazine was initially created for Meccano builders, but
it soon became a general hobby magazine aimed at "boys of all ages". It
remained in circulation for over sixty years.
The magazine was launched by Frank Hornby, the inventor of Meccano, as a
bi-monthly publication in 1916 in the United States as "Meccano
It's been a month since they've posted last but Rob and Monica have put up a new chapter in their "saling" adventures: FNALLY...WE ARRIVED! http://ouradventuresamongsttheducks.blogspot.com/2016/06/finallywe-arrived.html
PREVENTING CHRISTMAS PUTZ VILLAGE WITHDRAWAL! http://www.cardboardchristmas.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=18&t=1038
SPUN COTTON WADDING SHAPES ON SALE AT BLUMCHEN http://www.blumchen.com/craft_shop_watte_spun_cotton_shapes.html
AND TO THE READER WHO ASKED: YES ERIC KNIGHT OF LASSIE AND THIS ABOVE ALL FAME, DID INDEED LIVE IN CROTON https://everythingcroton.blogspot.com/2013/12/eric-knight-author-of-lassie-this-above.html