By Gary Greenberg, Jeannie Hayden
An crucial survival guide for men getting into the trenches of fatherhood, Be ready is loaded with unique insights, MacGyver-esque information and methods, and no-nonsense suggestion for gaining knowledge of the 1st yr as a dad.
Finally, a booklet that teaches males everything they truly want to know approximately fatherhood...including how to:
• switch a toddler at a packed activities stadium
• create a decoy drawer jam-packed with previous wallets, distant controls, and mobile phones to throw child off the smell of your actual gear
• not sleep (or not less than upright) at work
• babyproof a inn room in 4 mins flat
• build an emergency diaper out of a towel, a sock, and duct tape
Packed with invaluable diagrams and precise directions, and introduced with a wry humorousness, Be ready is the final word consultant for sleep-deprived, applesauce-covered fathers all over.
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Moreover the Victorian child appeared on thousands of trade cards, a promotion device used by diverse enterprises such as large-scale manufacturers and small-town dry 44 Comic Strips and Consumer Culture goods stores. Onto this Victorian icon Outcault layered comic art's urban naughty child themes, creating a strip with diverse appeal by combining two visions of childhood. But he did so employing the formal attributes of comic strips-sequential panels, continuing characters, and word balloons. 15 "Buster Brown" first appeared in the New York Herald on May 4, 1902.
79 percent. In short between 1901 and 1908 newspaper publishers and syndicates helped shape the New York phenomenon of comic strips into a shared national cultural artifact. Every Sunday Americans across the country could open their newspapers and read the same strips (see Tables 2 and 3 in the appendix). The rapid spread and popularity of comic strips provoked a debate over their worth. One contemporary critic of strips regarded the Sunday editions of American newspapers as serving "a single community" but found no place for comic strips in that world.
Hearst used the comic strips produced in New York in his other papers, such as the San Francisco Examiner. In 1902 he further offset his heavy costs for comic strips by selling them to newspapers around the country, thus opening a national market for strips. As early as 1903 at least forty-eight newspapers in thirty-three locations carried comic strips, and by 1908 this figure had grown to at least eighty-three newspapers in fifty locations. 1 Concurrent with the development of a national market for comic strips, Richard Outcault began to license a new strip, "Buster Brown," created in 1902 in the pages of the New York Herald, to the manufacturers of a wide variety of products.
Be Prepared: A Practical Handbook for New Dads by Gary Greenberg, Jeannie Hayden