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Dick and Jane refers to the two main characters, "Dick" and "Jane", created by Zerna Sharp for a series of basal readers that William S. Gray wrote to teach children to read. The characters first appeared in the Elson-Gray Readers in and continued in a subsequent series of books through the final version that Scott . In Catholic editions of the s, s, and s series.
used in Catholic schools. The characters Dick and Jane do not appear in these editions as they only appeared in the first grade books of the s editions.
for parochial schools under the guidance of the Catholic church. The content versions of the Dick and Jane books are now flooding the collectible market.
The Dick and Jane books were once the most popular early readers for kids in the U.S. There was a special Catholic edition for parochial schools called the.