Raleigh bicycle posters – As Raleigh Cycle is sold to Dutch rival Accell for £62m, historian Carlton Reid - author of free e-book roadswerenotbuilt... - takes a look at posters produced by the British institution over the years. He says Raleigh's strapline - "the all steel bicycle" - was introduced in the 1890s and used for decades.
Bubble Fairy With Tulip.jpg Ida Rentoul Outhwaite (1888 - 1960) was an Australian illustrator of children's books. She was masterful at depicting fairies and the natural world. Her books include "Elves and Fairies" (1916), The "Enchanted Forest" (1921)and "Blossom: A Fairy Story" (1928).(397×560)