1917 Booklet For 100th Birthday. This 100th birthday booklet makes such a memorable gift for someone turning 100. It's a black and white paper booklet, approx. 22 pages, listing headlines from the year, a few magazine ads from that year 1917 prices, music, etc. This is a great way for your celebrant to see what has changed. A century is a very long time- be sure to celebrate with the joy the occasion deserves.