Christmas Picture on Farm Magazine Cover

19-year-old Helena Muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today: 

Thursday, December 24, 1914: <<no entry>>

Cover of December 15, 1914 issue of Kimball's Dairy Farmer Magazine
Cover of December 15, 1914 issue of Kimball’s Dairy Farmer

Her middle-aged granddaughter’s comments 100 years later:

Even farm magazines got into the Christmas spirit a hundred years ago. Since Grandma didn’t write anything specific for today, I thought you might enjoy this old Kimball’s Dairy Farmer cover.

18 thoughts on “Christmas Picture on Farm Magazine Cover

    1. I thought that it was interesting that the magazine cover indicates that the Kimball Company was located in “Waterloo, Iowa, U.S.A.” The U.S.A. at the end makes me wonder if the magazine had an international circulation.

        1. The picture is wonderful. Thanks for sharing it. I can see why it won. You were adorable. I wonder how long the pig stayed in the wagon before jumping out.

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