The Letters: Requests for Bicycles
Bicycles were not just for recreation. They were a child's means of getting to school, running errands, and meeting with friends.
|A.L.C. (female, 14; MO)||Bicycle for errands||"If you could, send me a bicycle to ride when I go after washings."|
|M.B. (female, 8th Grade; MA)||Bicycle for school||"The school which I attend is very far."|
|E.E. (female, 12; OH)||Subscribe to magazines to help her buy a bicyle||"I am working hard to earn one, by selling 9, 3 year subscriptions."|