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Baldwin Locomotives, April 1932, Author Not Stated
1 Author Not Stated Baldwin Locomotives, April 1932
Philadelphia, PA The Baldwin Locomotive Works (BLW) 1932 First Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
72 pages. Features: The North Western Railway of India - Lengthy article with dozens of wonderful photos; How New Locomotives Pay for Themselves through Savings in Maintenance; Locomotive Feed Water Devices - article with photos and many detailed diagrams; Designing a Modern Ice Plant- informative article with many photos; Huge 66" 50-ton Gate Valve for use beneath New York City; Ship by Rail - promoting the use of railways for shipping; The First Baldwin Locomotives for Persia - interesting details about Persia's rail system - 4 Mogul (2-6-0) units ordered; The History and Development of Locomotive Crains and Heavy Deck Machinery - informative bilingual (English/Spanish) article with great vintage photos; Twelve pages of excellent photo ads. Average wear. Binding intact. Prior owner's small namestamp atop table of contents. A sound copy of this wonderful vintage issue. 
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The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 28 March 1953 - Cover Photo of Marshal Tito with Queen and Her Family at Buckingham Palace, Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril
2 Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril The Illustrated London News (ILN) Magazine, 28 March 1953 - Cover Photo of Marshal Tito with Queen and Her Family at Buckingham Palace
London The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd. 1953 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Lewitt-Him; Lee-Elliott, Theyre 
Pages 457-500. Features: Interesting colour ad for Scweppes inside front cover shows a formal gathering of people, each suspended by a mobile; Marshal Tito visits London - twelve photos, including the unfortunate downed Meteor which crashed during an air display; Six photos of Marshal Tito's farewell to London; Photos of the remodelling of Queen Victoria's crown for QEII; Two pages of photos of atomic testing on buildings and dummies at Yucca Flats; Five photos related to the actual atomic burst at Yucca Flats on March 17th; Superb two-page photo feature on the 103rd University Boat Race between Oxford and Cambridge; Wonderful centerfold photo of Queen Mary, recently deceased; Photo of German-designed 'Wing Boat' at speed with front end lifted from water (like a hydrofoil); Photo of curious U.S. 'Rolligon" experimental vehicle for use in sand and soft snow; Photos of the Duke of Edinburth's visit to British forces in Germany; Photos of personalities of the week, includingM. Raoul Dufy, Neave Parker, and the English Ruby team which fefeated Scotland at Twickenham on March 21; Photo of Vivien Leigh and Sir Laurence Olivier after Miss Leigh was ordered three month's rest after a nervous breakdown; Funeral cortege for the five British airmen from the Lincoln bomber shot down by the Russians over Germany; The Winkler family escapes to West Berlin by the pleasure steamer 'Deutschland'; Turkish earthquake damage at Gonen; Photos of English Harbour, Antigua; Photos of the state coach, renovated and ready for the coronation; Nice colour-illustrated ad for Good Year tires inside back cover features the coat-of-arms of James Harris, first Baron Malmesbury of Malmesbury in County of Wiltshire; Classy colour ad on back cover for the Daimler 'Consort'; and more. Centerfold loose but present in excellent condition; Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy. 
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Salute Magazine, Feb. (February) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 2 - Palestine's Underground, Dorsey, G.; La Valley, M.; Cosgrove, R.; Sweett, F.; Dugan, J.; Perl, A.; Kramer, D.; Engel, L.; Jacobs, B.; Anderson, D.; Stern, P.; Ellis, R.; Kammerman, E.; Flannery, T.; Fields, Jack; Russell, J.; Pifer, C.; Hardy, J.
3 Dorsey, G.; La Valley, M.; Cosgrove, R.; Sweett, F.; Dugan, J.; Perl, A.; Kramer, D.; Engel, L.; Jacobs, B.; Anderson, D.; Stern, P.; Ellis, R.; Kammerman, E.; Flannery, T.; Fields, Jack; Russell, J.; Pifer, C.; Hardy, J. Salute Magazine, Feb. (February) 1947, Vol. 2, No. 2 - Palestine's Underground
New York Vet Publishers, Inc. 1947 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Kleinbert, Ernest (cover); Myers, Harry; Davis, D.H. 
50 pages. Linda Darnell cover photo. Short Stories: The Night; Silent Trumpet; Weep for Me My Darling. Articles: Will You Get a New Car in 1947? - photo-illustrated article discusses high prices and lack of supply; There's Still an Underground - Photo-illustrated article on Zionist guerillas combatting the British in Palestine; Young Vets and Their Old Guard; Some Wrestlers are Gentlemen - article and photos on Jumping Joe Savoldi; No More Athlete's Foot; Nick the Greek - America's biggest gambler hasn't had a hot night in New York since he made the late Arnold Rothstein quit; ; Behind the Front Page; The Stage Door Canteen. Special Features: Actor's Laboratory - with photos of Pat Alphine, Dick Benjamin, Al Ryder, Phoebe Brands, Audie Murphy, Doris Frezette, and John Gusick; Death of the Sphinx - notorious lavish Paris bordello is closed by French government - exclusive secret photos of the last night; Veteran's Administration (V.A.) - ; Cowgirl Queens - article and photos of western movie heroine Arleen Whelan and real cowgirl, Faye Blessing; Freedom From Censorship - article and large photo of Jane Russell; Verboten - veterans ordered to refrain from talking to high school girls in Indianapolis; One Big Veteran's Organization; Salute of the Month - Major General Graves B. Erskine; Photos in service and after of Lt. A.H. Smith, T/Sgt. Joseph Archosky and Captain Donald McMillan of Seattle - now a miner in Butte, Montana; and more. Light wear. Unmarked. Covers holding by one staple. Light age-toning to contents. A nice vintage copy. 
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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 3, No. 7, 31 January 1940 - 6 February, 1940, Hutchinson, Walter: Editor
4 Hutchinson, Walter: Editor Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 3, No. 7, 31 January 1940 - 6 February, 1940
London Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd. 1940 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
40 pages. 74 black and white photos and illustrations. Printed on glossy stock. Features: Full-page photo of British Vickers-Wellington bombers which sweep over Germany; Out with the Dover Patrol; In and above the Maginot Line; Article by Ernest Brown, Minister of Labour, on Employment in Wartime; Full-page photo portrait of General Sir Walter Kirke; With the Nazis on the western front; Victims of German bombing at sea - the Royal Crown and the Yewdale; Their Majesties' visits of inspection; Supreme war council in Paris; Meeting of the Balkan States Council; New Zealanders training for overseas; centerfold illustration by C.E. Turner depicts British destroyers hunting a U-boat and attacking with depth charges; Pictorial news from the British war front; Street scene photo from Warsaw shows Jews wearing yellow triangles on their backs as ordered by the Gestapo; Photo of Germans fleeing that part of Poland occupied by the Soviet Union to German occupied Poland; Article and photos on the Royal Army Medical Corps; Cutaway diagrams of a Torpedo - The most Destructive Naval Weapon of the War; Contraband control at Gibraltar; Photos from the Finnish-Russian front; A commentary on the war this week; British trawlers armed as mine-sweepers; Heavy guns atop Gibraltar; Summary of the chief daily events in the war this week. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. 
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Ladies' Home Journal:  May 1941, Multiple Contributors
5 Multiple Contributors Ladies' Home Journal: May 1941
Philadelphia, PA USA The Curtis Publishing Company 1941 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
158 pages. Cover: Al Parker Illustration. Special Features: "What Can I Do?"; What the Doctor Ordered; Defense and Girls (written by Eleanor Roosevelt); How America Lives: Meet the Langners - Siegfried and Charlotte Langner; and Mastoiditis. Many articles on domesticity, fashion, decorating, food and homemaking (inc recipes), short stories and poetry. Full page colour vintage print advertising including General Electric, Ivory Soap, Chrysler, Red Cross Shoes and Kellogg's Rice Krispies w/ Snap Crackle Pop. Full page colour Chesterfield Cigarettes ad with Ellen Drew. Full page black/white ad with Alice Faye promoting Lux Toilet Soap. Average wear. Small mailing label top right corner. A clean copy. 
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The Saturday Review, 29 December, 1934 - "The Only Paper That Dares To Tell You All The Truth", Multiple Contributors
6 Multiple Contributors The Saturday Review, 29 December, 1934 - "The Only Paper That Dares To Tell You All The Truth"
London The Chawton Publishing Co., Ltd. 1934 First Edition Paperback Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
32 pages. Features: The War on Religion - with an anti-religious quote by Max Epstein, Vice-Commissar for Education; Notes of the Week; New Year Notes by Lady Houston, D.B.E.; A Conservative Leader?, by Kim; The Case of Patrick O'Malley, life-long trade unionist; Satirical full-page ad for the public auction of the nations of the Commonwealth; A Hair of the Dog that Bit You!; Air Progress Abroad, by Major Oliver Stewart; The Monstrous Shadow of 1934, by Robert Machray; More Grave Changes - British Legion Affiars; Eve in Paris; Political Madness - Conservative Party Heads for Suicide, by Colonel Sir Thomas A. Polson; Lord Dalhousie - Creator of Modern India - article plus full-page portrait on glossy stock; India - the Frost Continues, by Hamish Blair; Across a Century (Charles Lamb died December 27, 1834); New book news; News snippets from the empire; The Expensive Mr. Baldwin; Music reviews; Theatre notes; The Gamekeeper's Dog, by Eric Hardy; Broadcasting notes; Lady Houston's Cold Cure; Interesting back cover reproduction of a letter dated 23 May, 1917 signed by Ramsay MacDonald (and others) in support of the Russian Revolution, plus one of his more recent quotes, plus the suggestion that it was his intent that the British people pay for goods ordered by Russia from Britain. Faint libray stamps to front cover, otherwise unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A worthy copy of this interesting vintage issue. 
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The Wide World Magazine, April 1954, Australian Edition, Multiple Contributors
7 Multiple Contributors The Wide World Magazine, April 1954, Australian Edition
London George Newnes Limited 1954 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Features: The "Hard-Case" Skipper; a young Merchant Navy radio-operator tries his luck aboaord a North Sea Trawler; A God Comes Home - a missing bronze statue of Zeus; The Buring Ship - An attempted rescue during a fire at sea; The Ju-Ju Snake - a West African tale; Sea Lion Islands - the author visits Sea Lion Rookeries on islands off British Columbia at breeding time - photos; Under Two Flags - a Brit on leave on the French Riviera is mistaken for a French deserter and ordered to perform 18 months military service in France!; Unlucky Mica - a prospector's story about the discovery and abandonment of a rich deposit of Mica in Nigeria; The Hottest Place on Earth - Death Valley, California - photos include one of a 20 mule team; The Regimental Ghost - strange happenings with a famous unit of the Indian Army; Canadian Loggers - describes Hastings Street, Vancouver in the 1950s - a fascinating historical backdrop to the problems which currently plague the area; The World's Richest Treasure Store - Fort Knox Depository, Kentucky; A bed of bayonets; The Gibraltar Apes; A Hippo with Toothache - a hippo turns nasty; and more. Small chip from backstrip. Binding intact. Average wear. Faint signature atop front cover. Quality copy. 
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The Wide World Magazine, March 1954, Multiple Contributors
8 Multiple Contributors The Wide World Magazine, March 1954
London George Newnes Limited 1954 First Edition Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Features: The "Hard-Case" Skipper; a young Merchant Navy radio-operator tries his luck aboard a North Sea Trawler; A God Comes Home - a missing bronze statue of Zeus; The Burning Ship - An attempted rescue during a fire at sea; The Ju-Ju Snake - a West African tale; Sea Lion Islands - the author visits Sea Lion Rookeries on islands off British Columbia at breeding time - photos; Under Two Flags - a Brit on leave on the French Riviera is mistaken for a French deserter and ordered to perform 18 months military service in France!; Unlucky Mica - a prospector's story about the discovery and abandonment of a rich deposit of Mica in Nigeria; The Hottest Place on Earth - Death Valley, California - photos include one of a 20 mule team; The Regimental Ghost - strange happenings with a famous unit of the Indian Army; Canadian Loggers - describes Hastings Street, Vancouver in the 1950s - a fascinating historical backdrop to the problems which currently plague the area; The World's Richest Treasure Store - Fort Knox Depository, Kentucky; A bed of bayonets; The Gibraltar Apes; A Hippo with Toothache - a hippo turns nasty; and more. Small chip from backstrip. Binding intact. Average wear. Unmarked. Quality copy. 
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9 Munn, Orson D. Scientific American September 1932 Volume 147 Number 3
New York Scientific American Publishing Company 1932 First Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Features: Hoover Dam - purposes, plans, and progress of construction; Editorials - Dr. George K. Burgess and Dr. George F. Kunz - are there White Indians? - back to earth - construction - wages; Flying in the beginning - early experiments with man-carrying kites and gliders; Peregrinations of a freight car - as a railroad freight car travels here and there over the country, records are made of its movements in minute detail; New Planetary discoveries - the discovery of minor planets has fairly been put on a basis of mass production; The muscular power of insects - the muscles of insects give them much greater power proportionately than other animals possess; A masterpiece of Museum-craft - the largest existing monument of Greek sculpture has been re-erected in a museum in Berlin; Radio in the forest service - new transmitter-receivers, one weighing only 10 pounds, are to be tested this year; Solo man - a fossil skull - a new find of great importance; new notes on ancient man - recent discoveries throw new light on man's antiquity; Tropical fish as pets; Food for a floating hotel - the supplies for an ocean liner's next trip are ordered while the liner is still 1000 miles out at sea; Whirling molten steel to make gun castings - newly perfected centrifugal process promises better guns; Treasure trove in lowly "Sweeps" - all wastes and sweepings in jeweler's plants are carefully salvaged and precious metals recovered from them. Building safety into automobile glass - laminated safety glass for cars does not shatter; Quartz takes up fire fighting in the automatic heads of sprinkler systems; Advertising a curb on product design pirates. Back cover graced with colour Lucky Strike advertisement featuring painting of a sensuous young woman beneath the caption "OK - Miss America! We thank you for your patronage."Three inch opening between top of spine and front cover. 
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10 Munn, Orson D.: Editor Scientific American November 1931 Volume 145 Number 5
New York Scientific American Publishing Company 1931 First Edition Paperback Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Features: Africa's first national park; Editorials - building for parity a false alarm - whose fault is it?; Power development on the Columbia River - the first power project on one of the most famous of North American streams; United States plant patent number 1 - only time will show the value of plant patents, the first of which has just been released; The hottest place in the universe - what keeps the stars shining?; Henry Ford, the Practical - the automobile manufacturer knows how to do things , and how to get them done; Are there creatures like ourselves in other worlds?; The birth, life, and death of a railroad ticket; Mercury vapor power to the fore - two new and larger units have been ordered; Australia's great meteorite; Paper's thinnest web - making tissue paper; Where not to look for oil and gas; Electrical aids to blind flying; Etruscan safety pin; Excavating Rome's seaport; A modernized university library - Sterling Memorial Library at Yale; Why question the reasoning of animals? - authentic stories seem to indicate their reasoning power. Page 293 is a full page tribute, with black and white photo, to thirty-year old Linus Pauling, hailed as "a rising star who may yet win the Nobel Prize." Light erasure mark at top corner of front cover. Average wear. Unmarked. 
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The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, August (Aug.) 7, 1926 - Islam Aims at World Domination, Shore, W. Teignmouth; Crowther, Samuel; barton, William E.; Beckman, James W.; Laird, Donald A.; Masson, Thomas L.; Whyte, Thomas Chalmers; Finger, Charles J.; Barnet, Harry E.; Lowden, Carl Schurz
11 Shore, W. Teignmouth; Crowther, Samuel; barton, William E.; Beckman, James W.; Laird, Donald A.; Masson, Thomas L.; Whyte, Thomas Chalmers; Finger, Charles J.; Barnet, Harry E.; Lowden, Carl Schurz The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, August (Aug.) 7, 1926 - Islam Aims at World Domination
Dearborn, Michigan The Dearborn Publishing Co. 1926 First Edition Paperback Good Magazine 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Van Der Heyden, Gerald (cover); Fitzgerald, W.O.; Clarke, W.W.; Legge, Russell; Honore, Paul; Harper, George 
32 pages. Features: Firestone ad inside front cover features photo of Harvey S. Firestone addressing 25th annual stockholders' meeting in Akron, OH; A Sailorman Poet - John Masefield; What has become of our Parties? - Coolidge puts last Democrat doctrine into Republican creed; Is the Pulpit a Bulletin Board? - is the preacher a prophet or propagandist?; An English View of American Installment Buying; A Scientist Urges Farmers to Utilize Waste Products - paper can easily be made from wheat straw; Mental Tests Make Us Seem Foolish - because quacks rush in where true psychologists fear to tread; Henry Ford's Page - the dangers of debt; Editorials - U.S. surplus of housing, Abraham Rothfeld is ordered to not reapply for U.S. citizenship for 10 years; Senator Borah speaks like a statesman, P.R. battle over French debt to the U.S., Dictators are increasing in number in Europe, Robert T. Lincoln of the Pullman Company has given the negro 'the only racial monopoly in the world', namely the Pullman porter, sea travel in steerage becomes fashionable; Life Among the Wild American Humorists, as described by Thomas L. Masson; Islam Aims at World Domination - Consolidation of Moslemism inspires Conference at Mecca; A Negro Views His Own Race - the thoughts of Charles Plummer; The Voyage of the Victoria (part 8) - Wreck of the Santiago; Chats with Office Callers - William Lyon Phelps writes article claiming New York stage plays attack Protestants but not Catholics because they are afraid to attack them; Under the White Tops with 'Gil' - (part 4) - tales of the time when people traveled for days to see teh circus, and slave-traders followed the show; China's Use of Proverbs; The Stories the Windmills Tell - Joy, grief, trouble or celebration all are indicated by the huge sails which serve as 'Town Criers' for the countryside; A Fighting Quaker of '76 - Joseph Hewes - who led the North Carolina Men in Declaring for Independence; A Dance a Week - Seventeenth Century Minuet, with piano sheet music; I Read in the Papers. Unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy. 
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