Book [The Glaxo Baby Book]; Glaxo Laboratories (NZ) Ltd, Palmerston North; 1953;...

Name/Title

Book [The Glaxo Baby Book]

Edition

1953 edition

Maker

Glaxo Laboratories (NZ) Ltd, Palmerston North

Maker Role

Issuer

About this object

A small book with blue coloured images and print on cover. Black and white text. 172 pages. Index.

Contains "mothercraft" information from before the birth of the baby to toddlers. Contains "babycraft" pictures.

"A baby requires twenty hours sleep out of the twenty-four until he is three months old. From then on, sleeping time should gradually diminish until he is having sixteen hours at nine months old".

"Day sleep should always be out-of-doors unless the only available place is near a noisy main street."

Some of the suggestions regarding solids are to give vitamin C drops and codliver oil daily. For your 7-8 month old "Sweetbread or liver blended with Farax."

Medium and Materials

paper, card

Measurements

h 8mm x l 182mm x w 123mm

Date Made

1953

Publication Date

1953

Object Type

documents

Object number

393

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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