Pictorial Weekly Magazine, January 28, 1928, No. 1,495, Vol. CXV - Scandal of Stage Fashions / Woodbine Willie


Pages 401-440. Features: The Truth About Those "Undress" Shows - where is the modern stage fashion leading us? - argues for stricter censorship over stage 'fashions' - with reproductions of scandalous photos; The Man Who Hadn't a Chance (story); What Did Christ Mean? - who are the meek and how can they inherit the earth?; Mother Love - an appealing little story; How the Cup is Won - secrets of the great vitory final by the Captain of Cardiff's winning team last season - article with photo; A Stranger in the Wild - a January nature story; Making the "Stars" Twinkle - some facts about filmland's unseen army, the people who do the behind-the-scenes work - article with photos, including "Our Gang" kids and an aerial photo of the MGM lot; Photo of 'land yacht' (early RV); Photo of world champion unicyclist Walter Nilsson riding on top of the Cheops pyramid; Adventure - a short story; Wit of the Week; Fishing With a Kite! - Photo-illustrated article about queer ways of catching the ocean's finny monsters, including photo of Rex Ingram with a huge fish he caught off Florida; Angel Esquire (continued); The World's Largest Building Society - The Halifax Building Society - started in a coffee house and now has capital of 40 million pounds. Openings along coverfold. Clean six-inch opening to central portion of front cover and following several pages, apparently by an errant knife cut. Above-average but not excessive wear. A worthy vintage copy.

Title: Pictorial Weekly Magazine, January 28, 1928, No. 1,495, Vol. CXV - Scandal of Stage Fashions / Woodbine Willie

Author: Grayson, Kenward; Harley, Brian; Kennedy, Rev. G.A. Studdert (Woodbine Willie); Bloom, Ursula; Keenor, Fred; Batten, H. Mortimer; Chute, Margaret; Bradford, Dorothy; Bridges, T.C.; Wilkinson, T.W.

Illustrator: Malcolm

Categories: Fashion, Magazine Back Issues, History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press, Ltd.: 1928

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Fair

Type: Magazine

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 301g3814

Keywords: Pictorial Weekly Magazine, January 28, 1928, No. 1, 495, Vol. CXV - Scandal of Stage Fashions The Truth About Those "Undress" Shows - where is the modern stage fashion leading us? - argues for stricter censorship over stage 'fashions' - with reproductions of scandalous photos; The Man Who Hadn't a Chance (story); What Did Christ Mean? - who are the meek and how can they inherit the earth?; Mother Love - an appealing little story; How the Cup is Won - secrets of the great vitory final by the Captain of Cardiff's winning team last season - article with photo; A Stranger in the Wild - a January nature story; Making the "Stars" Twinkle - some facts about filmland's unseen army, the people who do the behind-the-scenes work - article with photos, including "Our Gang" kids and an aerial photo of the MGM lot; Photo of 'land yacht' (early RV); Photo of world champion unicyclist Walter Nilsson riding on top of the Cheops pyramid; Adventure - a short story; Wit of the Week; Fishing With a Kite! - Photo-illustrated article about queer ways of catching the ocean's finny monsters, including photo of Rex Ingram with a huge fish he caught off Florida; Angel Esquire (continued); The World's Largest Building Society - The Halifax Building Society - started in a coffee house and now has capital of 40 million Pounds,