Friday, August 7, 2009
MRS. WIGGS OF THE CABBAGE PATCH Coloring Contest, 1934
This picture is from a newspaper coloring contest from November 1934. The contest was open to kids of the age of 12 and under. 100 children won a pair of tickets to see the movie "Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch". The movie was based on the 1901 novel by Alice Hegan Rice. The movie starred W. C. Fields, Pauline Ward, Zazu Pitts, Evelyn Venable, Kent Taylor, Donald Meek and Virginia Weidler.