Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, January (Jan.) 1949: Maple-Leaf Clan

By: Gardner, Erle Stanley; Severn, Bill; et al

Price: $149.95

Quantity: 1 available

Condition: Fair


134 pages. Features: Lost - two hundred million pounds of meat; Speed-up hormones for livestock; Less time for chicken chores; Maple-Leaf Clan - The Will and Agnes Barrie family and their Mount Pleasant Farm near Galt, Ontario - article with photos; The King's County Agents - fascinating photo-illustrated article on the handful of Americans helping the ruler of Saudi Arabia make the Garden of Eden bloom again; Green Thumbs Up; Is this America's finest dairy herd? - The Lew Zimmerman farm in the Mahoning Valley, west of Lehighton; Agriculture's future lies with Livestock; and more. Ads: New Idea manure spreader (color photo inside front cover); GE radios; Jergens ad features the John Rich family of Wake Forest, NC; Weed-No-More one-page photo ad for their formulation of 2,4-D; 1949 Ford cars (color); New Holland equpment - with photo of Lloyd Van Deburg and horse-drawn wagon of the Snake River Ranch, Jackson Hole, WY; Firestone ad with photos of champion plowers Lloyd Eipers, Carl Schoger, Graeme Stewart, Paul Steifbold, Robert Erickson and Carl Hagemann; Farmall tractors (color photos); Two-page color-photo Case machinery ad; Blue Bell denim ad with Ward Thorson photo; Life insurance ad features the Spike and Myrtle Bisping family of Clarksburg, West Virginia; One-page ad for the Spiegel catalog; Disston 'one-man' chainsaw; Ford tractors (2 pages); Massey-Harris model 22 tractor; and more. Front cover and first page loose but present. Back cover and last page missing. A rough but worthy reference copy.

Title: Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, January (Jan.) 1949: Maple-Leaf Clan

Author: Gardner, Erle Stanley; Severn, Bill; et al

Categories: Magazine Back Issues, Agriculture,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Binding: Single Issue Magazine

Condition: Fair

Type: Magazine

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 301h2289

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