Christmas Wish Lists from 100 years ago

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Most Popular Gifts in 1913

1. Candy

2. Nuts

3. Rocking horse

4. Doll

5. Mittens/gloves

6. Toy train

7. Oranges

8. Books

9. Handkerchiefs

10. Skates

. . .and see if you know what 1/2 these

are for 2013

Read a child’s humble Christmas

wish list from 1915

In 1915, seven-year-old Homer Mellen from London, Ontario simply wanted a 'box of paints, a nine cent reader, and a school bag to put them in' Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-2520887/Santa-nuts-candy-toys-spare-kindly-send-A-childs-humble-Christmas-wish-list-1915.html#ixzz2nBsS8QNA Follow us: @MailOnline on Twitter | DailyMail on Facebook

In 1915, seven-year-old Homer Mellen from London, Ontario simply wanted a ‘box of paints, a nine cent reader, and a school bag to put them in’

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