Wanna join in the fun? Submit your limerick!

Two children, a boy and a girl, take their time picking out penny candies while the teenage worker stares off in a daydream

Francis Tipton Hunter, ­© SEPS

The Saturday Evening Post will award $25 to the author of the winning limerick about the 1939 cover illustration by Francis Tipton Hunter to the right.

To enter, fill out the entry form below. Entries must be submitted by June 25, 2017. Limericks must contain five lines, and you may enter as many times as you wish.

The winning limerick will be published in the September/October 2017 issue, and our favorite runners-up will be published online.

Read our previous winners’ limericks here.

Need some help crafting a better limerick, read “Writing Limericks: A How-To and a History.”

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