Helen Josephine Ferris
(1890 - 1969)
Helen Josephine Ferris was born in Hastings, Nebraska but her parents were both from Wisconsin and she spent most of her youth in the Badger state. After graduating from Vassar College she worked as an editor at American Girl and Guardian magazines. From 1929 to 1959 she was editor-in-chief of the Junior Literary Guild.
Watch Me, Said the Jeep (1944)
The Jeep shows the brass what it can do.