The Illustrated London News (ILN) January 17, 1953 - Cover Photo of Kitty Hesselberger and Mrs. Raynes-Simson, Who Routed Four Armed Kikuyu

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril

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Pages 73-104 Features: The two ladies and their dog who fought off four Mau Mau in Kenya; The Nyeri Homestead where two women routed a Mau Mau gang; Two pages of aerial patrol photos which illustrate threatened homesteads, European and Kikuyu, and the Dense Kenyan forests in which the terrorists lurk; Interesting photos of an anti-mau-mau ritual in which a witch-doctor adminsters the kabicho; Photos of personalities of the week, including the late Admiral Sir Hugh Binney and Dr. Alain Bombard being greeted by his wife in Paris after his trans-Atlantic raft voyage; Salute to the Champollion; Seven photos from the Maldive Islands, the world's youngest republic and under the protection of Great Britain; Nice wedding photos of the Early and Countess of Dalkeith, attended by the Queen; Photos of Winston Churchill meeting Harry Truman, Governor Dewey, Bernard Baruch, and General Eisenhower; Photos of Atlantic seals taken during an eight-day visit to a Welsh breeding island; Mr. P. Ellam and his sailboat Sopranino; The Coelacanth fish; Weird photo of Major Salem, General Neguib's personal observer, taking part in a war dance with Dinka tribesmen in southern Sudan; Miss Enid Harding; Bi-Centenary of 'Debrett's Correct Peerage' first published in 1802; Nicely-illustrated one-page ad for the new Humber Super Snipe car boasts of how it travelled in record time 10,500 miles from London to Capetown; and more. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy.

Title: The Illustrated London News (ILN) January 17, 1953 - Cover Photo of Kitty Hesselberger and Mrs. Raynes-Simson, Who Routed Four Armed Kikuyu

Author: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril

Categories: Magazine Back Issues, Africa,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1953

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Good

Type: Magazine

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 302g2793

Keywords: The Illustrated London News (ILN) January 17, 1953 - Cover Photo of Kitty Hesselberger and Mrs. Raynes-Simson, Who Routed Four Armed Kikuyu Mau Mau Mau Mau in Kenya; The Nyeri Homestead where two women routed a Mau Mau gang; Two pages of aerial patrol photos which illustrate threatened homesteads, European and Kikuyu, and the Dense Kenyan forests in which the terrorists lurk; Interesting photos of an anti-mau-mau ritual in which a witch-doctor adminsters the kabicho; Photos of personalities of the week, including the late Admiral Sir Hugh Binney and Dr. Alain Bombard being greeted by his wife in Paris after his trans-Atlantic raft voyage; Salute to the Champollion; Seven photos from the Maldive Islands, the world's youngest republic and under the protection of Great Britain; Nice wedding photos of the Early and Countess of Dalkeith, attended by the Queen; Photos of Winston Churchill meeting Harry Truman, Governor Dewey, Bernard Baruch, and General Eisenhower; Photos of Atlantic seals taken during an eight-day visit to a Welsh breeding island; Mr. P. Ellam and his sailboat Sopranino; The Coelacanth fish; Weird photo of Major Salem, General Neguib's personal observer, taking part in a war dance with Dinka tribesmen in southern Sudan; Miss Enid Harding; Bi-Centenary of 'Debrett's Correct Peerage' first published in 1802; Nicely-illustrated one-page ad for the new Humber Super Snipe car boasts of how it travelled in record time 10, 500 miles from London to Capetown,