Behave Yourself! [Sound recording]

Book, Audio

Accession Number: 2017.8.9

Summary/Description: Original two piece telescoping cardboard shipping carton with rivet contruction and metal reinforced corners. Sleeves are stamped, "Minneapolis Public Schools/Sight Saving & Braille Classes." Catalog number 201 from the American Printing House for the Blind. Black paper label in print on side B and black label in braille on side A, legend reads in gold ink "Isabelle Archer Dyer Memorial Record/Talking Book/Solely For The Use Of The Blind/Recorded and Manufactured by/American Printing House for the Blind/Licensed under Dyer Patents/In 6 Records/APH 2646/Behave Yourself!/Etiquette for American Youth/By Betty Allen and Mitchell Pirie Briggs/Copyright, 1937/by J.B. Lippencott Company/Read by Belle Chowning/Recorded, 1942/By Permission of the Publishers/J.B. Lippencott Company/Chicago/American Printing House for the Blind/Louisville, Kentucky." [Narrator] Chowning, Belle Records are numbered APH 2646 through APH 2652.

Narrator: Chowning, Belle

Author: Allen, Betty, and Mitchell Pirie Biggs

History/Provenance: Donor found these in his Minnesota high school while gathering props for a play as a student, took them home, and kept them through several moves. Other books in the set are stamped Minneapolis Braille and Sightsaving Class.

Credit Line: Gift of Michael P. Lucas, 2017.8.

Publish Date: 1942

Printer: American Printing House for the Blind

Place Printed: Louisville, KY

Date Printed: 1942

Subjects: Recreational reading (use for children's lit, novels, short stories, "popular" books.) Literature (use for classics, including plays.) Talking books

Physical Description: 6 sound discs : rigid vinyl, 11 13/16 in. diameter; telescoping cardboard shipping carton, 13.375 x 13.375 x 2.375 in.