Boxed Picture Puzzles

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Boxed Picture Puzzles

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Boxed Picture Puzzles

Boxed Picture Puzzles (boxes 7A-36H)


Box 7A

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
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Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

7A On the Mountain Trail undated 157 300 12 X 16 --
7A A Tribute to Lincoln undated 297 300 10 X 14 --
7A A Pair of Boots undated 297 300 10 X 14 --
7A Autumn Glory undated 304 300 10 X 14 --
7A A Wayside Inn undated 304 300 10 X 14 --
7A Tropical Splendor undated 304 300 10 X 14 --
7A Playmates undated 304 300 10 X 14 J. F. Kernan
7A Woodland Cottage undated 305 300 10 X 14 --
7A Woodland Cottage undated 305 300 10 X 14 --
7A Street Scene in Venice undated 305 300 10 X 14 --
7A Harvest Sunset undated 305 300 10 X 14 --
7A Deep in the Rockies undated 310 300 12 X 16 --
7A Tale of Treasure undated 310 300 12 X 16 --
7A Buffalo Hunt undated 310 300 12 X 16 --
7A Covered Wagon Trail undated 310 300 12 X 16 --
7A Village Street undated 310 300 12 X 16 --
7A A Close Race undated 310 300 12 X 16 --
7A Big Picture Puzzle 1939 313 [?] 10 X 12½ Eleanora Madsen
7A Here Comes the Showboat undated 327 300 10 X 14 --

Box 8 [number of pieces not indicated on packaging]

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

8 Farm Animals 1935 367 10 X 12½ Diana Thorne
8 Jungle Land [6 puzzles] 1933 542 10 X 12½ [Diana Thorne?]
8 The Zoo [6 puzzles] 1933 542 10 X 12½ Diana Thorne
8 Seeing the World [6 puzzles] 1932 561 6½ X 10½ Janet Laura Scott
8 Farm Animals [2 puzzles; donkey on box] 1935 901 10 X 12½ Diana Thorne
8 Farm Animals [2 puzzles; sheep on box] 1935 901 10 X 12½ Diana Thorne
8 Birds [3 puzzles] 1931 902 8 X 10 Fern Bisel Peat
8 Dogs [3 puzzles; spaniel on box] 1932 903 8 X 10 [T. D.?] [initials only]
8 Dogs [3 puzzles; Scottish terriers on box] 1932 903 8 X 10 T. D. [initials only]
8 Saucy Duck [2 puzzles] 1938 904 10½ X 14½ Eleanora Madsen
8 Featherville Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles] 1939 905 10½ X 14½ Betty Bell Rae
8 Big Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles] 1939 906 10 X 12½ Eleanora Madsen

Box 9 [number of pieces not indicated on packaging]

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

9 Big Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles] 1938 908 10 X 12½ Eleanora Madsen
9 Birds [3 puzzles] 1940 909 8 X 10 Fern Bisel Peat
9 Big Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles; three kittens on box] 1940 910 10 X 12½ Eleanora Madsen
9 Big Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles; puss in boots on box] 1940 910 10 X 12½ Eleanora Madsen
9 3 Picture Puzzles of Animals [cow on box] 1940 911 9 X 11 --
9 3 Picture Puzzles of Animals [pony on box] 1940 912 9 X 11 --
9 3 Picture Puzzles of Animals [collie on box] 1940 913 9 X 11 --
9 Animals You Know [3 puzzles; donkey on box] [19??] 914 7½ X 10½ --
9 Animal Picture Puzzles [3 puzzles; rabbit on box]b [19??] 915 7½ X 10½ --
9 Mother Goose Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles] 1941 916 9 X 11 [Ethel Hays?]
9 Humpty Dumpty [2 puzzles] 1941 917 9 X 11 [Ethel Hays?]
9 Big Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles; rabbits on box] 1942 918A 10 X 12½ Eleanora Madsen
9 Big Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles; owl & pussycat on box] 1942 918B 10 X 12½ [Eleanora Madsen?]

Box 10

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

10 Peter Rabbit Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles] 1942 919 9 X 11 Ethel Hays
10 Big Picture Puzzles [2 puzzles] [19??] 921 10 X 12½ --
10 American Boy and Girl undated 1702 [display] [display]
10 Tyrolian Waters [Famous Painting Series] undated 1710 12 X 16 Allini
10 Winter Moonlight [Famous Painting Series] undated 1710 12 X 16 W. M. Thompson
10 Birds [3 puzzles] 1937 1802 8 X 10 Fern Bisel Peat
10 Domestic Animals [3 puzzles; goat on box] undated 1804 9 X 11½ Will Rannells
10 Friendly Animals [3 puzzles] undated 1805 9 X 11½ Will Rannells
10 Animals You Know [3 puzzles; horse on box] undated 1806 9 X 11½ Will Rannells
10 Animals You Know [3 puzzles; donkey on box] undated 1812 9 X 11½ Will Rannells
10 Domestic Animals [3 puzzles; draft horse on box] undated 1813 9 X 11½ Will Rannells

Box 11

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

11 Advance Guard undated 1816 500 16 X 20 --
11 Mill by the Stream undated 1817 500 16 X 20 --
11 Winter Moonlight undated 1819 500 16 X 20 W. M. Thompson
11 Waiting the Attack undated 1821 500 16 X 20 --
11 Friendly Animals [3 puzzles] 1940 1824 -- 9 X 11 --
11 Kittens [3 puzzles] 1941 1827 -- 9½ X 9½ --
11 Waterfront undated 1830 500 16 X 20 --
11 New Moon undated 1831 500 16 X 20 --

Box 12

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

12 Animal Friends [3 puzzles] undated 1837 -- 9 X 11 [Jack Murray?]
12 Signing the Magna Carta undated 1838 500 16 X 20 --
12 Fresh Scent undated 1840 500 16 X 20 --
12 Visitors in Camp undated 1840 500 16 X 20 Hy. Hintermeister
12 The Buffalo Hunt undated 1841 500 16 X 20 Russell [?]
12 Prairie Trails undated 1842 500 16 X 20 F. Grayson
12 Sunset at Sea undated 1843 500 16 X 20 --
12 Peace on Earth undated 1844 500 16 X 20 --
12 Lafayette Sails for Home undated 1845 500 16 X 20 --
12 Peaceful Waters undated 1845 500 16 X 20 --

Box 13

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

13 Pals Picture Puzzles [3 puzzles] 1943 1846 9½ X 9½ --
13 Mother Goose [3 puzzles] 1943 1847 9 X 11 Ethel Hays
13 Toby's Picture Puzzle Box [3 puzzles] 1943 1848 9½ X 9½ --

Box 14

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

14 Farm Animals [6 puzzles] 1937 1851 10½ X 13 Diana Thorne
14 Puppies [6 puzzles] 1937 1852 10½ X 13 --
14 Puppies [6 puzzles; huskey on box] 1937 1852 10½ X 13 --
14 Puppies [5 puzzles; huskey on box] 1937 1852 10½ X 13 --
14 Famous American Indians [8 puzzles] undated 1856 10 X 14½ [various artists]
14 Put-em-Together Animals [6 puzzles] 1941 1857 9 X 10½ Will Rannells
14 Picture Puzzle Fun [5 puzzles] 1941 1858 10½ X 13 Jack Murray
14 Picture Puzzle Fun [6 puzzles] 1941 1858 10½ X 13 Jack Murray

Box 15

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

15 Bible Picture Puzzles 1941 1860 9½ X 10½ --
15 Doggy Put-Together Strips [5 pictures] 1942 1863 10½ X 11½ --
15 Good Time Picture Puzzles [5 puzzles] 1942 1864 11 X 12 --
15 Picture Puzzles with Counting Rhymes [5 puzzles] 1943 1868 10 X 12 Fern Bisel Peat
15 Animal Cut-Out Picture Puzzles [5 puzzles] 1943 1869 10 X 13 [? Baker]

Box 16

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

16 Bookstalls of Paris undated 2212 over 225 12 X 16 --
16 Clipper James Bain undated 2212 over 225 12 X 16 --
16 Clock Tower undated 2212 over 225 12 X 16 --
16 Enchanted Cottage undated 2212 over 225 12 X 16 --
16 Guardian of the Valley undated 2212 over 225 12 X 16 --
16 Mirror Lake undated 2212 over 225 12 X 16 --
16 Napolean's Retreat from Moscow undated 2212 over 225 12 X 16 --
16 On the Mountain undated 2212 over 225 12 X 16 --
16 Battle Royal undated 2215 300 12 X 16 --
16 English Cottage undated 2215 300 12 X 16 --
16 The Ford undated 2215 300 12 X 16 --
16 Great White Throne undated 2215 300 12 X 16 --
16 A Matter of State undated 2215 300 12 X 16 --
16 Nature's Paradise undated 2215 300 12 X 16 --
16 Melbourne in 60 Days undated 2215 300 12 X 16 --
16 Reflection undated 2215 300 12 X 16 --

Box 17

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

17 In Glacier National Park undated 2432 300 -- --
17 Country Lane undated 2456 300 -- --
17 The Old Red Mill undated 2457 300 -- --
17 Big Three undated 1949 -- -- --
17 Little Indian undated 2887 -- -- --
17 On The Farm undated 2887 -- -- --
17 Our Pets undated 2887 -- -- --
17 Play Days undated 2887 -- -- --
17 To Market undated 2887 -- -- --
17 Put Together Picture Blocks undated 4752 -- -- --
17 Put Together Picture Blocks undated 4782 -- -- --

Box 18

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

18 Big Ten Picture Puzzles undated 6083 -- -- --
18 Preschool Animal Puzzles undated 6213 -- -- --

Box 19

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

19 Good Fun 1952 7000 -- -- --
19 Good Play 1952 7000 -- -- --
19 PlayHouse 1952 7000 -- -- --
19 Toytime 1952 7000 -- -- --
19 In The Cool Forest 1952 7003 -- -- --
19 Two Easy Picture Puzzles 1953 7004 -- -- --
19 Little Beauty 1953 7004 -- -- --
19 New Friends 1953 7004 -- -- --
19 Cubs At Play 1953 7006 -- -- --
19 Desert in Springtime 1953 7006 -- -- --
19 Little Robin Hood 1953 7006 -- -- --
19 The Tiny Town 1953 7006 -- -- --

Box 20

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

20 A Merry Christmas to All undated 7008 -- -- --
20 Jolly Old Santa Claus undated 7008 -- -- --
20 Buddy's Picture Puzzles 1954 7014 -- -- --
20 First Choice 1954 7014 -- -- --
20 Happy Day 1954 7014 -- -- --
20 Me-O-My 1954 7014 -- -- --
20 Pheasant Family undated 7015 -- -- --
20 Covered Bridge undated 7025 300 -- --
20 The Little Milkmaid undated 7025 300 -- --
20 November undated 7025 300 -- --
20 Spring Sunlight undated 7025 300 -- --

Box 21

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

21 Happy Picture Puzzles undated 7101 -- -- --
21 Happy Picture Puzzles undated 7101 -- -- --
21 Little Folks Picture Puzzles undated 7102 -- -- --
21 Best Fun undated 7103 -- -- --
21 Best Fun undated 7103 -- -- --
21 Playtime undated 7104 -- -- --
21 5 Dandy Picture Puzzles undated 7106 -- -- --
21 Welcome Visitors undated 7107 -- -- --
21 Golden Pheasants undated 7116 -- 10 1/4 by 15 1/4 --
21 Mountain Stream undated 7117 260 -- --
21 Coming Attraction undated 7118 -- 10 1/4 by 15 1/4 --
21 Farm Friends undated 7118 -- 10 1/4 by 15 1/4 --
21 New Home undated 7118 -- 10 1/4 by 15 1/4 --
21 Sleeping Beauty undated 7118 -- 10 1/4 by 15 1/4 --
21 Circus undated 7119 -- -- --
21 Farm Fun undated 7120 -- -- --
21 Yummy undated 7121 -- -- --
21 Nature undated 7122 -- -- --

Box 22

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

22 Good Sport 1954 7200 -- -- --
22 Rainy Day 1954 7201 -- -- Edith Reichman
22 Puzzle Time 1954 7202 -- -- Eleanor N. Schultz
22 Little Jumbo 1954 7203 -- -- --
22 Zippy's Picture Puzzles 1954 7204 -- -- --
22 Hi-Ho Picture Puzzles 1954 7205 -- -- --
22 Playtime Pals 1954 7206 -- -- --

Box 23

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

23 Nature's Gem undated 7300 500 20 by 16 inches --
23 Summertime undated 7301 500 20 by 16 inches --
23 Flowing Splender undated 7300 500 20 by 16 inches --
23 Puzzle Play 1953 7303 -- -- --
23 Puzzle Play 1953 7303 -- -- --
23 Golden Days 1953 7304 -- -- --

Box 24

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

24 Autumn Leaves undated 7304 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Blue Mountain Camp undated 7304 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 In Gloucester Harbor undated 7304 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Morning Snow undated 7304 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Peace and Contentment undated 7304 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Return To Sheepfold undated 7304 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Mary Arden's Cottage undated 7305 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Mill in the Dell undated 7305 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Old Town Gate undated 7305 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Peaceful Valley undated 7305 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Road To The Coast undated 7305 500 20 by 16 inches --
24 Spring Corn undated 7305 500 20 by 16 inches --

Box 25

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

25 Wonder Picture Puzzles 1953 7305 -- -- --
25 Champion 1953 7306 -- -- --
25 Playroom 1953 7307 -- -- --
25 Surprise 1953 7308 -- -- Frances Wosmek
25 Buckingham Palace undated 7310 400 14 1/2 by 19 1/2 inches A.E. Vincent
25 Tower of London undated 7310 400 14 1/2 by 19 1/2 inches A.E. Vincent

Box 26

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

26 Fun For All undated 7311 -- -- --
26 High Time undated 7312 -- -- --
26 Pets undated 7316 -- -- --
26 Dandy 1952 7316 -- -- --
26 Jolly Roger 1952 7316 -- -- --
26 Tammy's 1952 7316 -- -- --
26 Leading The Field undated 7325 300 14 by 10 inches --
26 Early Autumn undated 7327 300 14 by 10 inches --
26 Thrills A-Field (Blue Ribbon Puzzle) undated 7328 300 14 by 10 inches --

Box 27

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

27 Puppies 1949 7340 -- -- --
27 Kittens 1949 7350 -- -- --
27 Do-Re-Me 1949 7351 -- -- --
27 Happy Friends 1949 7352 -- -- --
27 Happy Days 1949 7353 -- -- --
27 Picture Puzzle Time 1949 7354 -- -- --
27 Farm Animals 1949 7355 -- -- --
27 Happy Times 1949 7356 -- -- --
27 Favorite Play 1949 7357 -- -- --
27 Merry Times 1949 7358 -- -- --
27 Puzzle Play 1949 7359 -- -- Eve Rockwell
27 Big Picture Puzzles 1949 7360 -- -- Hull
27 Little Animals 1949 7361 -- -- --
27 Whizzer 1949 7362 -- -- Russ Abbott
27 Cowboy Picture Puzzles 1950 7367 -- -- --

Box 28

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

28 Everyday 1951 7371 -- -- --
28 Topper 1951 7372 -- -- --
28 Hey, Diddle Diddle 1951 7373 -- -- --
28 Happy Play 1951 7374 -- -- --
28 Picture Puzzles for boys and Girls 1951 7375 -- -- --
28 Just Right 1951 7376 -- -- --
28 Cowboy and Indian 1951 7378 -- -- --
28 Playmates 1951 7379 -- -- --
28 Happy Hours 1951 7380 -- -- --
28 Fun time 1951 7381 -- -- --
28 Busy Times 1952 7387 -- -- --
28 Big Show 1952 7388 -- -- --

Box 29

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

29 First Picture Puzzles 1948 7400 -- -- --
29 Mallards in Flight 1947 7401 600 24 by 18 inches --
29 Pre-School Put Together Puzzles 1949 7402 -- -- --
29 Good Fun 1949 7403 -- -- --

Box 30

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

30 Good Play undated 7404 -- -- --
30 Good Friends 1949 7405 -- -- Lajos Segner
30 The Leader 1949 7406 -- -- Ethel Hays
30 Winner Picture Puzzles 1949 7407 -- -- --

Box 31

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

31 Five Mother Goose Picture Puzzles 1949 7408 -- -- --
31 Fun To Do 1949 7409 -- -- --
31 ToyTime 1949 7410 -- -- --
31 Play House 1949 7411 -- -- --
31 Pre-School Inlaid Puzzles 1950 7420 -- -- Babs

Box 32

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

32 Peace of Old Holland undated 7416 600 24 by 18 inches --
32 Mount Shasta undated 7417 600 24 by 18 inches --
32 Best In The Field undated 7422 500 24 by 18 inches --
32 Green Lake undated 7423 500 24 by 18 inches --

Box 33

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

33 The Old Canal undated 7424 500 24 by 18 inches --
33 Sovereign of the Seas undated 7425 500 24 by 18 inches --
33 A Perplexing Problem undated 7426 500 24 by 18 inches --
33 Old Fighter Strikes Again undated 7427 500 24 by 18 inches --

Box 34

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

34 School Is Out undated 7428 500 24 by 18 inches --
34 A Giant of the Earth undated 7429 500 24 by 18 inches --
34 A Royal Family undated 7430 700 24 by 18 inches --
34 Majestic Peaks undated 7434 700 18 by 24 inches --

Box 35

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

35 Six Pre-School Puzzles 1949 7450 -- -- --
35 Pre-School Picture Puzzles 1951 7452 -- -- --
35 Pre-School Animal Picture Puzzles 1950 7454 -- -- --
35 Autumn Sunset undated 7456 1000 28 by 20 1/2 inches --

Box 36 (Please note: Items in box 36 were donated by Mitzie and Charlie Cummings in 2008)

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36 An Autumn Stroll 1959? 7224 500+ 19 1/2 by 15 1/2 --
36 Stan Hywet Hall: Library Edition Puzzle (boxed in the shape of a book) undated -- -- 19 1/2 by 15 1/2 Photo by Walter A. Long

Box 36A

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36A Pre-School Picture Puzzles 1953 7457 -- -- --
36A Pre-School Animal Picture Puzzles 1953 7448 -- -- --
36A Union Central Life Insurance Company 1964 ---- -- -- --
36A On The Move, First Play Puzzles (Platt and Munk) 1961 ---- -- -- --

Box 36B

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36B Eight Picture Puzzles for Boys and Girls 1928 555 -- oversized CM Burd

Box 36C

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36C Topper Picture Puzzle Box 1943 1704 -- oversized Eleanora Madsen

Box 36D

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36D Topper Picture Puzzle Box 1940 1820 -- oversized Eleanora Madsen

Box 36E

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36E Topper Picture Puzzle 1942 1833 -- oversized --

Box 36F

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36F Framed Picture Puzzles 1942 1867 -- oversized --

Box 36G

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36G Pre-School Inlaid Puzzles undated 6118 -- oversized Tamburine

Box 36H

Box
#

Title

Date

Saalfield
#

Number
of
Pieces

Size
(in inches,
as assembled)

Illustrator

36H Merry Christmas from Santa Clause 1959 7451 -- oversized Ethel Hays
36H Playtime Picture Puzzles undated 7457 -- oversized --

 

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