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Archives for May 1944

Beatrix Potter in Letters

by Bertha E. Mahony “‘Here’s peppermints for you, Pig-wig! Here’s peppermints for you.’ Pig-wig is you, Allan, and I’ve got peppermints at home for you.” So spoke my grandnephew, Arnold, aged four years, as he came running out onto my sleeping porch, one morning this week, with the little friend who was going to spend […]

Beatrix Potter in Letters

by Bertha E. Mahony “‘Here’s peppermints for you, Pig-wig! Here’s peppermints for you.’ Pig-wig is you, Allan, and I’ve got peppermints at home for you.” So spoke my grandnephew, Arnold, aged four years, as he came running out onto my sleeping porch, one morning this week, with the little friend who was going to spend […]