Young women, 18 to 30 years of age, of good moral character, attractive and intelligent, as waitresses in the Harvey Eating Houses on the Santa Fe Railroad in the West. Good wages with room and meals furnished. Liberal tips customary. Experience not necessary.Harvey Girls served gourmet meals to passengers of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway. During the late 1800s and the first half of the 1900s, Harvey Houses were a familiar sight to train travelers in the American West. There were one hundred Harvey Houses and about a hundred thousand Harvey Girls over the years. In a time when there were limited career choices for women, becoming a Harvey Girl offered rare independence for young ladies.In 1919 one such Harvey Girl is feisty Clara Fern Massie, an Ozark farm girl who runs away from home on her fourteenth birthday after standing up to her harsh father. Heading west and taking a job as a waitress—a Harvey Girl—the underage Clara struggles to learn the demanding “Harvey Way” and shed her farm-girl image to become a confident, independent woman.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/15/2006Pages: 176Reading Level: Age 12 and Up
Wow Harvey Harvester Wow Harvey Harvester, the friction powered motor and harvester drives around the corn fields to dispatch bales of hay as they cruise along. Bales of hay are dispatched when fed to an automatic baler while rotating grain pipes can the corn. Why You'll Love It: This toy enhances basic motor skills through its push and play feature and children also learn various colors and sounds. Age: 18 months to 5 years Features Friction powered motor Removable hay bales and farmer figure Rotating thresher Swiveling grain pipe Feed in automatic baler pops hay bales Easy push-along play enhances basic motor skills
The John J. Harvey fireboat was the largest, fastest, shiniest fireboatof its time, but by 1995, the city didn't need old fireboats anymore. So the Harvey retired, until a group of friends decided to save it from the scrap heap. Then, one sunny September day in 2001, something so horrible happened that the whole world shook. And a call came from the fire department, asking if the Harvey could battle the roaring flames. In this inspiring true story, Maira Kalman brings a New York City icon to life and proves that old heroes never die. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/4/2005Pages: 48
Christopher meets the spirit of September in the garden, and is introduced to all the harvest folk: the Gooseberry girls and boys, old man Black-Currant, the misses Plum and the proud Strawberries.Book Details:Format: HardcoverPublication Date: 10/1/1996Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and Up
Whisker Smackers are healthy freeze-dried bits of pure beef. They are a high-protein, low-fat treat for cats. They are made in the USA with only human grade ingredients. Cats absolutely love Whisker Smackers!
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