Dennison's Bogie Book -- A 1916 Guide for Vintage Decorating and Entertaining at Halloween and Thanksgiving

9781936049899: Dennison's Bogie Book -- A 1916 Guide for Vintage Decorating and Entertaining at Halloween and Thanksgiving

Originally published in 1916, this Bogie Book features the following ideas and suggestions for planning and decorating for vintage Halloween and Thanksgiving celebrations: A snake party with prop and decorating ideas as well as invitation wording; Attic decoration idea combined with a selection of suggested stories to read to create a scary atmosphere; Two original scary stories perfect for party time storytelling; The "Halloween bridge card party" including decorating ideas and a clever game for choosing partners; Games of fate including cutting the flour cake, saucer/milk, candle puffing and many, many more clever games designed to get guests involved; A number of ideas for creative optical illusions (referred to as "witchery"); Party games including animal fair, fruitful, farmers romance; Decorating ideas for a Halloween table, pumpkin table, fall table, Thanksgiving table; Three dinner menus; Sample toasting ideas; Ideas for making table novelties and invitations; Suggestions for decorating a large group gathering hall; Party and invitation idea for a "popcorn ball;" Four costumes made of crepe are shown (there are no instructions for making the costumes, however, the images are clear for recreating). For plans and instructions for more Halloween costumes, please see our Dennison Costume book listings. The Dennison Bogie books featured amazingly creative displays of festooned crepe swags and garland, hanging decorations depicting witches, ghosts, scary pumpkins, black cats and other symbols we associate with Halloween as well as a vast array of games and favors. The Bogie Books were a great source for party planning, each year showing different ideas to match the new products being released by Dennison. They continue to be a great resource for party planning and provide interesting old-time party tips and suggestions. Sample book pages are shown at the top of this page. ***FOR MORE BOGIE BOOKS, please see our other listings***

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Dennison Manufacturing Co.
Published by Bramcost Publication LLC (2012)
ISBN 10: 1936049899 ISBN 13: 9781936049899
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