“Does it hurt?” asked the Rabbit. “Sometimes,” said the Skin Horse, for he was always truthful. “When you are Real you don’t mind being hurt.” - The Velveteen Rabbit (or How Toys Become Real) by Margery Williams, 1922
The fairies had a fancy-dress ball last night “365 Bedtime Stories” by Mary Graham Bonner with 20 illustrations by Florence Choate and Elizabeth Curtis. Copyright 1923 by Frederick A. Stokes Company. This illustration by Elizabeth curtis.