Barrel of Chuckles edited by Ann McGovern TW283


Barrel of Chuckles edited by Ann McGovern TW283

Barrel of Chuckles edited by Ann McGovern TW283

Barrel of Chuckles edited by Ann McGovern, TW283, 12th Scholastic  paperback printing, 1973, 64 pages. Illustrated by Allan Jaffee.

DESCRIPTION: “Roll out the barrel of giggling gags and goofy goings-on such as:

Ted: ‘Hi, Ed. How’s your girlfriend
coming along with her diet?’
Ed: ‘Just fine. She’s disappeared!’


What did Lewis and Clark say before they reached the Pacific Ocean?
Long time, no sea.

Waiter: ‘ I have boiled tongue, fried liver, and pigs’ feet.’
Customer: ‘Don’t tell me your troubles. Just give me a cheese sandwich                                             and a glass of milk.'”


About vintagescholastics

I love these old Scholastics! I am a bookseller, writer, and dog-lover; live at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains of New York with my computer-programmer husband. We love motor-cycle riding, renovating our old camp on Lake Desolation, gardening, and researching our genealogy. The purpose of this blog is to highlight those beloved old books from the Scholastic Book fairs from 1950 - 1979. This will serve as a catalogue of the books, with their identifying numbers, a plot summary, and a photo of the cover; with a searchable index. I want to give all of the writers and illustrator's bios so they get credit (many were writers in the summer while on vacation from their regular schoolteaching jobs.; some are lesser known efforts by very famous people; and some are reprinted classics.) Hopefully, their fans will be able to identify favorite titles with snipets of remembered information. We will always be adding new ones, and welcome your submissions
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