Dedicated to the legacy of Edward Stratemeyer, author & founder of the Stratemeyer Syndicate

Posts tagged story papers

Whisky Instead of Milk

After Franklin K. Mathiews’ polemic was published in The Outlook in November 1914, which led to the foundation of Children’s Book Week, there were other articles published to warn parents, teachers, and librarians of the reading they considered to be dangerous to boys and their imaginations. One interesting example was written by Walter Prichard Eaton (1878-1957) […]

Victor Horton’s Idea

Victor Horton

Victor Horton’s Idea was the first professionally published work by Edward Stratemeyer, the creator of Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys, Tom Swift, and many other children’s series books. This edition is the first time the story has been in book form. With the introduction and annotations by editor James Keeline, you will be able to enjoy […]

24 Palmer Street Press: Dedicated to the Legacy of Edward Stratemeyer

24 Palmer Street Press is named after the address where Edward Stratemeyer wrote some of his earliest works (in Newark, NJ).  We offer quality reprints of scarce works from the early writing career of Edward Stratemeyer, founder of the Stratemeyer Syndicate, and creator of such children’s icons as Nancy Drew, the Hardy Boys, the Bobbsey […]