For your consideration is a wonderful 2nd grade school reader, "The New More Friends and Neighbors" by William S. Gray, A. Sterl Artley, and May Hill Arbuthnot. Published by Scott, Foresman and Company, copyright 1952. The pictures in this book were made by Connie Moran, Walter Ohlson, Elllen Sergner, Keith ward, and Jack White.
Some of the stories in this book are Fun in the Snow, The Squirrel's Policeman, The Easter Rabbit, The New Teacher, The Three Billy Goats Gruff, and thirty five more.
240 page hard cover book in very nice condition. The cover has edge and corner wear. The only writing is Derrick School #37 on the back of front cover in ink. I don't see any rips, or tears.