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xx   CHAIR

Photo shows a classic wooden high chair that can be made from 3/4" pine and birch dowels. Chair stands 31" high. Base is 16"x16". Tray can be removed later so that it can be used as a chair. Plans must be ordered.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Nov 1974 (v.52#11) pg. 102

Booster seat for a child is made entirely of wood.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Dec 1987 (v.11#3) pg. 34

A portable fabric high chair for travel or occasional infant visitors slips over the back of a regular chair.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1991 (v.75#1) pg. 33

High-chair tray adjusting mechanism is simple, sturdy, and made of wood.
FINE WOODWORKING #21 Mar-Apr 1980 pg. 15

Plans for a high-chair which converts to a rocking chair.
FINE WOODWORKING #47 Jul-Aug 1984 pg. 72
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #49 Nov-Dec 1984 pg. 6

Tray latching mechanism for a high-chair tray is made from wood and a spring.
FINE WOODWORKING #94 May-Jun 1992 pg. 16

Stable high chair with a low back has a removable tray. Without the tray, the arms of the chair are low enough to fit beneath a table top.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #98 Mar-Apr 1986 pg. 70

Fabric high chair. A pocket slips over the back of a straight chair, the front is brought up between the child's legs and is tied behind the chair.
NEEDLE & THREAD Jul-Aug 1982 (v.2#4) pg. 52

Detachable feeding table fits on a baby stroller and may eliminate the need for a high chair.
POPULAR SCIENCE Mar 1968 (v.192#3) pg. 154

Take-along folding wooden child's seat clamps on pinic table bench to raise a small child to table top level.
POPULAR SCIENCE Jul 1972 (v.201#1) pg. 108

Three-position nursery "whale" is built from a half-sheet of plywood. It serves as a high-chair, rocking chair and a play desk for a very young child. Design is a winner in the 2nd annual plywood project contest.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1978 (v.213#2) pg. 104

Sturdy stool, elevated dining chair for a child, and short kitchen ladder combination is made from 1/2 sheet of plywood. Winning design in PS/APA contest.
POPULAR SCIENCE Aug 1985 (v.227#2) pg. 84

Child's high chair. A stable stool-like chair with two steps is designed to allow a small child to sit and eat at a regular dining table.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #71 Mar 1993 (v.12#5) pg. 60, Insert
Added Info POPULAR WOODWORKING #84 May 1995 (v.14#6) pg. 6

Highchair inspired by the Conoid chair designed by George Nakashima. Two legs slant back at an 82-degree angle from the 17" long feet and support the solid seat. The back has arrow-shaped spindles. Arms are doweled to the legs and seat. The removable, solid tray has a slightly scooped surface.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #92 Sep 1996 (v.16#4) pg. 31

Giant panda kiddycar and high chair combination. Made from plywood. Rolls on hidden casters. Upends to seat a child at standard table height.
WOMAN'S DAY Oct 26 1982 (v.46#2) pg. 80, 146, 148

Heirloom high chair features a splayed-leg base, footrest, sturdy wobble-free construction, and a removable and adjustable rimmed tray.
WOOD MAGAZINE #51 Apr 1992 (v.9#3) pg. 56
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #53 Aug 1992 (v.9#5) pg. 14

Highchair is assembled with mortise and spline joints held together with knock-down fasteners. The base area is larger than the top to maximize stability. Built mostly of wood. Can be used without the tray for an older child.
WOODSMITH #67 Feb 1990 pg. 6

Drawing of a child's high chair fashioned from English oak, circa 1909.
WOODWORKER #1049 Apr 1981 (v.85) pg. 230

Tip-top high chair. This chair features an integral tray that is permanently attached. The four legs splay out to make the unit tip-proof.
WOODWORKER Aug 1993 (v.97#8) pg. 52

Child's booster seat sits on top of an ordinary chair and raises the child about 3". Made of wood with a padded seat. Three handholds make it easy to grasp and position the seat.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1980 (v.4#5) pg. 30

Sturdy high chair is made from birch plywood. The sides are "scroll" cut with a saber saw to form a tree design.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1984 (v.8#2) pg. 38

Floor chair, high chair and feeding chair unit.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1963 (v.19#1) pg. 8

Reproduction of an antique high chair is a woodworking challenge. Features turned spindles, legs and stretchers; bent wood arms; and decorative carving.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1983 (v.39#6) pg. 49

High chair is modeled after the old-fashioned oak high chairs used during the 1930's.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1987 (v.43#6) pg. 27
Correction WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1988 (v.44#6) pg. 8