Americana Vintage 1930s Quilt Block with Newspaper Foundation - Tan Star - Rare Collectible - Framable 15 1/4" x 15 1/2"
Americana Vintage Quilt Block - 1930s - Gray Star - Rare Collectable - Framable - 15 5/8" x 16"
Part of a group of blocks with newspaper templates attached.
Newspapers in the block group are dated circa WWII, some with year 1936.
Newspaper highlights: Denison Daily Herald, Denison TX; book excerpt; ad for Huskies cereal to "help build muscles;" pigeons foster a hen's egg; Col. Roger Derby Black, retired army engineer in D.C. is investigated as suspicious; police shoot to stop a 15 year old and his companions who stole a car; template is very much in tact for this block.
Professionally appraised at $100 to $140.