Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 1, 1951 - Incomplete Copy

By: Reese, John; Reeve, Ted; Fraser, Blair;

Price: $129.95

Quantity: 1 available

Condition: Fair


Issued with 72 pages, this copy is missing pages 19-28, 31-34 and 45-46. Features: Nice Rex Woods cover art of Christmas trees being delivered beneath Christmas billboard; Champion Spark Plugs ad features illustration of Ab Jenkins, the holder of more World and American speed records than any other man; Two pages of ads for (now vintage) Christmas toys; Attractive one-page colour ad for International Harvester's 'Femineered' fridges; Can Churchill Win His Last Prize? - governing Britain which is 'going broke at a horrifying rate'; Maclean's 6th Annual Canadian Football Team - great article with photos of Tom Casey, Hal Haggoner, Buddy Tinsley, Glenn Dobbs, Martin Ruby, Bill Stanton, Bob Simpson, Buckets Hirsch, Rollin Prather, Billy Bass, Eddie Bevan and Vince Mazza; The Man Who Didn't Sleep (fiction); Colourful one-page Smith-Corona ad features typewriter in store window surrounded by a crowd of fawning evening Christmas shoppers; One-page Birks Jewellers ad features diamonds for Christmas; Colour centrefold ad for Canadian General Electric features thirteen of their Telechron electric clocks; Vintage one-page colour-photo ad for Gordon Mackay shirts; One-page Household Finance ad features photo of Mr. R.L. Charette, manager of the Rois Rivieres office; Nice colour-photo one-page ad for Northern Electric (bakelite?) radios features their Panda, Baby Champ and Midge models; Colour ad for (red) Pyrex Ware; Colour ad for Wolsey socks; Carling's Breweries ad features illustration of the Pileated Woodpecker; Heintzman piano ad features their Yorke Louis model; One-page colour ad for Cancraft Hose (men's socks) by The Angora Mills Ltd of Montreal; Nice half-page colour ad for Aylmer (Jumbo) Peas; Deilcraft furniture ad; One-page Buick ad features car driving by classy home; Trix Twin Railway ad; Hillman Minx ad; Colour ad for Sunbeam shavemaster inside back cover features mini-men inspecting the shaving head; Back cover colour ad for Community silverplate features smooching Christmas couple. Above-average wear and external soiling with nibbling to top corner. Although a rough and incomplete copy, this issue is quite difficult to find in any condition.

Title: Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 1, 1951 - Incomplete Copy

Author: Reese, John; Reeve, Ted; Fraser, Blair;

Illustrator: Woods, Rex (cover); Cahen, Oscar;

Categories: Magazine Back Issues, Sport,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1947

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Fair

Type: Magazine

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 201g4693

Keywords: Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December (Dec.) 1, 1951 - Incomplete Copy Rex Woods cover art of Christmas trees being delivered beneath Christmas billboard; Champion Spark Plugs ad features illustration of Ab Jenkins, the holder of more World and American speed records than any other man; Two pages of ads for (now vintage) Christmas toys; Attractive one-page colour ad for International Harvester's 'Femineered' fridges; Can Churchill Win His Last Prize? - governing Britain which is 'going broke at a horrifying rate'; Maclean's 6th Annual Canadian Football Team - great article with photos of Tom Casey, Hal Haggoner, Buddy Tinsley, Glenn Dobbs, Martin Ruby, Bill Stanton, Bob Simpson, Buckets Hirsch, Rollin Prather, Billy Bass, Eddie Bevan and Vince Mazza; The Man Who Didn't Sleep (fiction); Colourful one-page Smith-Corona ad features typewriter in store window surrounded by a crowd of fawning evening Christmas shoppers; One-page Birks Jewellers ad features diamonds for Christmas; Colour centrefold ad for Canadian General Electric features thirteen of their Telechron electric clocks; Vintage one-page colour-photo ad for Gordon Mackay shirts; One-page Household Finance ad features photo of Mr. R.L. Charette, manager of the Rois Rivieres office; Nice colour-photo one-page ad for Northern Electric (bakelite?) radios features their Panda, Baby Champ and Midge models; Colour ad for (red) Pyrex Ware; Colour ad for Wolsey socks; Carling's Breweries ad features illustration of the Pileated Woodpecker; Heintzman piano ad features their Yorke Louis model; One-page colour ad for Cancraft Hose (men's socks) by The Angora Mills Ltd of Montreal; Nice half-page colour ad for Aylmer (Jumbo) Peas; Deilcraft furniture ad; One-page Buick ad features car driving by classy home; Trix Twin Railway ad; Hillman Minx ad; Colour ad for Sunbeam shavemaster inside back cover features mini-men inspecting the shaving head; Back cover colour ad for Community silverplate features smooching Christmas,