Press: For Children

The penthouse that the late Cyrus H. K. Curtis practically never used, atop his New York Post building in Manhattan, was loud with the talk of literary folk one day last week. The wife of the newspaper's new owner, Julius David Stern, was giving a cocktail party for oldtime subscribers and contributors to St. Nicholas Magazine.

Struthers Burt was there, and Fannie Hurst, William Rose Benét, Margaret Widdemer, Burton Rascoe, Henry Seidel Canby. Many a guest had won a gold or silver badge or at least honorable mention for a snapshot, drawing or...

Want the full story?

Subscribe Now


Get TIME the way you want it

  • One Week Digital Pass — $4.99
  • Monthly Pay-As-You-Go DIGITAL ACCESS$2.99
  • One Year ALL ACCESSJust $30!   Best Deal!
    Print Magazine + Digital Edition + Subscriber-only Content on

Learn more about the benefits of being a TIME subscriber

If you are already a subscriber sign up — registration is free!