CORINNE MALVERN (1906-1956) was born in Newark, New Jersey. It wasn't long before she and her sister Gladys became well-known child actors. Later Corinne Malvern went on to study with Theodore Lukits at the Art Students League in New York City, and worked as an art editor of the Ladies' Home Journal.
A prolific illustrator of Golden Books, Malvern is best known for Doctor Dan the Bandage Man
and Nurse Nancy,
as well as Frosty the Snowman
and The Night Before Christmas,
which are among the most memorable and beloved Golden Books.
KATHRYN and BYRON JACKSON wrote hundreds of stories for Golden Books, including The Saggy Baggy Elephant,
one of the most beloved Little Golden Books of all.