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Image for Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, February 12, 1949 - The Man Behind Clark Gable / Bess Truman

Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, February 12, 1949 - The Man Behind Clark Gable / Bess Truman

By: Furnas, J.C.; Asbury, Edith; Wilkinson, Burke; Piel, Mary Bird; Frazier, George; Lagemann, John Kord; Schiffer, David; Small, Collie; Nagler, Barney; Courtney, W.B.; Lobsenz, Amelia and Norman; Tighe, Eileen; Beggs, Russell; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1524

Condition: Good


74 pages. Features: Darkness is Danger - the danger of driving at night; Meet Harry's Boss, Bess - the story of first lady Bess Truman; Erin Goes Briny; We Took Our Child to a Psychiatrist - Danny Piel's psychological battle; Toughest Job in Sports - Hockey Goalies; The Man Behind Clark Gable - article with great one-page photo; Freezing for Freedom - military operations in frigid Churchill, Manitoba; I Stole a Million - insurance fraudster David Schiffer (part 2 of 2); Tito of Yugoslavia Learns the Hard Way - back page illustrated editorial. The Face Everyone Knows; Charge Account for Educa... View more info

Image for Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 16, 1949 - F.Scott Fitzgerald's "Last Kiss"

Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 16, 1949 - F.Scott Fitzgerald's "Last Kiss"

By: Gallagher, Captain James; Davidson, Bill; Fay, Bill; Crichton, Kyle; Bauer, Hambla; Graziano, Rocky; Bernstein, Walter; Finney, Jack; Fitzgerald, F. Scott; Lamb, Harold; Clark, J.G. Jr.

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1528

Condition: Good


90 pages. Features: My Hop Around the World - Captain James Gallagher - article with great photos; 101 Answers to Cancer; Baseball's Winners of 1949; Young Man with a Sneer - Richard Widmark - article with great full-page headshot photo; Hot Fashions by Hattie Carnegie; Trouble is my Middle Name - part 2 of the 3 part Rocky Graziano article; Nice colour illustrations and article for men's spring fashion. Fiction: You Haven't Changed a Bit; Last Kiss; The Stolen Countess; The Spell of the Jade Goddess; Pride's Castle (part 8 of 8). Includes these ads: Hart Schaffner & Marx ad inside front co... View more info

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

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

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

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2289

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 I... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 August (Aug.), 1949 - The Story of the Hudson's Bay Company / Hong Kong Gold Smuggling

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 August (Aug.), 1949 - The Story of the Hudson's Bay Company / Hong Kong Gold Smuggling

By: Gardner, Ray; Katz, Sidney; Anglin, Gerald; Elliott, Robert; Costello, William; Bannerman, James; Holliday, Kate; Hoogstraten, Vinia; Perowne, Barry; Duncan, Thomas; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2467

Condition: Fair


56 pages. Features: Great cover illustration of steam shovel; Beads to Billions - The Story of the H.B.C.; Cloak and Dagger Marriage (fiction); How Toronto's Evening Papers Slanted the Election News; The Joey Smallwood Saga; How to Brew Good Coffee; Hong Kong - The Port of Bloodstained Gold - article with great photos; The Man Who Wouldn't Tell (fiction); The Amazing Mechanical Kidney - Doctor Gordon Murray; Gullible's Travels - James Fitzpatrick creates MGM's "Travel Talks"; and more. Front cover missing piece from top corner and secured with archival tape. Back cover missing. Unm... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, May 1949: Putting the Brakes on DDT

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, May 1949: Putting the Brakes on DDT

By: Garth, David; Cave, Hugh B.; Newsom, Eugene

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2284

Condition: Good


200 pages. Features: Recipe for Co-op success; An eye for quality - New Jersey poultryman Charles Cane and family - article with color photos; Putting the brakes on DDT; Two farms in one - Jacob and Walter Meyer from near Tremont in Tazewell County, IL; The obliging chrysanthemum; Don't let the borer stampede you; Silo underground; Save money with grass; Lamb chops for the southwest; Look down and you look ahead; Who's going to breed our beef?; They built prosperity on 'worthless soil' - Saint Louis County, MN; and more. Ads: Good Year ad includes photo of Clark County, Nevada Sheriff Glen ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 January (Jan.) 1949 - George McCullagh / Smallpox / Howard Cable

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 January (Jan.) 1949 - George McCullagh / Smallpox / Howard Cable

By: Halton, Matthew; Berton, Pierre; LeBourdais, D.M.; Buckler, Ernest; Porter, McKenzie; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2471

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover illustration by W.A. Winter of happy evening horse-drawn sleighs; O'Keefe's ad inside front cover features Clare Shragge illustration of boy dreaming of becoming a flyer; The Quarrel - winner of the $1k first prize in Maclean's story contest; Will the Atlantic Pact Work?; The Amazing Career of George McCullagh; The Starling - Saint or Sinner?; Why They Won't Let You Have Television - Ottawa balks the CBC and the CBC balks private showmen; Full Circle Round Shahli's (fiction); What, No Opium Dens? - Vancouver's Chinatown (article with nice photos); Smallpox - a sleepi... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 1 January 1954 - Roy Thomson

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 1 January 1954 - Roy Thomson

By: Hannon, Leslie F.; Wayne, Johnny; Shuster, Frank; Moody, Joseph P.; De Groot Van Embden, W.; Gilmour, Clyde; Bannerman, James; Mitchell, W.O.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1252

Condition: Fair


48 pages. Features: Magnificent cover art by Winter depicts a rural pond hockey game and locale - quintessential Canadiana!; Backstate at Ottawa - Igor Gouzenko, White and Pearson; Superb two-page colour photo ad for Admiral's line of televisions; Roy Thomson has bought more newspapers than any other Canadian in history... now he has broken into Britain by buying Edinburgh's famous Scotsman - article with photos; It's No Fun Being Funny - Johnny Wayne and Frank Shuster are Canada's top comedians; How We Fought Polio in the Arctic - the story of the 'mystery disease' which caused the quarantin... View more info

Image for The Beaver, A Magazine of the North, June 1949, Outfit 280 - North Magnetic Pole / New Light on Hearne / Grassy Narrows

The Beaver, A Magazine of the North, June 1949, Outfit 280 - North Magnetic Pole / New Light on Hearne / Grassy Narrows

By: Harrington, R.; MacLeod, M.; Madill, R.; Wilson, J.; Leitch, A.; Healy, W.; Knox, H.; Kelly, J.; baird, P.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Hudson's Bay Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0496

ISBN: B0054KJPZM

Condition: Good


50 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Winnipeg and the HBC; The North Magnetic Pole; Early Western Paintings; New Light on Hearne; Royal Road to the Yukon - the Alaska Highway; Early Days in Winnipeg; Grassy Narrows - photo study; Consul Taylor of Winnipeg - part 2 of an article on James W. Taylor, U.S. Consul at Winnipeg from 1870 to 1893; Iron in Labrador - illustrated article; Expeditions to the Arctic - Part 2 of 3 listing the various expeditions to the Canadian Arctic, this part covering the years 1800-1860; Nice colour ad for Huds... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 December (Dec.), 1949 - Antoine Rivard / How Books are Banned / Painless Parker, The Outlaw Dentist

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 December (Dec.), 1949 - Antoine Rivard / How Books are Banned / Painless Parker, The Outlaw Dentist

By: Harrington, Richard; Davidson, Peter; Hamilton, Frank; Gun, Neri E.; Largo, John; Ernst, Paul; Howarth, Jean; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2464

Condition: Fair


60 pages. Features: Cover illustration of city winter scene with girls holding dolls out windows; GE radio ad; Painless Parker - This outlaw dentist has a staff of 800, of whom 250 are dentists; We Went Baby-Hunting in the Arctice - Richard (Dick) Harrington mushed his cameras 1000 miles across the top of the world; Blow the Horn for Christmas (fiction); The Ship That Was Cursed - The Great Eastern steamed with dread and disaster across the North Atlantic nearly a century ago, built by Isambard Brunel; The Beauty and the Boarder - Part 2 of the story of Antoine Rivard, famous criminal lawyer;... View more info

Image for Hit Parader Magazine, November 1949 Vol. VII No. 12

Hit Parader Magazine, November 1949 Vol. VII No. 12

By: Hersey, Harold: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, U.S.A., Charlton Publishing Corporation: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 749g0085

Condition: Fair


18 pages. Cover: Ava Gardner Features include: "Top O' The Morning" Preview of Paramount's newest song-studded musical starring Bing Crosby and Ann Blyth; Tex Beneke Carries on for Glenn Miller; Sammy Kaye's Kwiz Kolum; and Disc Data. Collection of lyrics to the popular songs of that era including: Riders in the Sky; Baby, It's Cold Outside; Forever and Ever; and many more. A few short openings front/back covers. 5" opening along spine. Previous owners name written in ink on front cover. A worthy reading copy. View more info

Image for Collier's, The National Weekly Magazine, September 17, 1949 - Hazards of A-Bomb Explosions / Eddie Kazak

Collier's, The National Weekly Magazine, September 17, 1949 - Hazards of A-Bomb Explosions / Eddie Kazak

By: Hessler, William H.; Archer, Jules; Palmer, Cap; Van Horne, Harriet; Marshall, Jim; Manning, Gordon; Bacharach, Bert; Gardner, Erle Stanley; Weeks, Jack; Dunnington, Philip; Hamilton, Donald; Atkinson, B.M. Jr.; Humphreys, John R.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1547

Condition: Good


78 pages. Articles: The A-Bomb Won't Do What You Think! - a cautionary article; The Wide-Awake Business of Sleep; How a Movie Gets Made (part 1 of 2) - The making of the film "The Stratton Story" with colour photo of Jimmy Stewart, June Allyson and Agnes Moorehead; Jane Pickens - the Big Pickens Sister; Tanker Run North - life aboard the F.S. Bryant, a big oil tanker operated by Standard Oil of California; St. Louis Cardinal Edward (Eddie) Terrance Kazak; The Right Shirt on Your Back - Great colour fashion photos of stars including Alan Ladd, Frank Lovejoy, Richard Basehart, William Bi... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, October (Oct.) 1949: Making Milk with a Tractor

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, October (Oct.) 1949: Making Milk with a Tractor

By: Hillman, Gordon Malherbe; Young, John Richard; Banning, Margaret Culkin

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2279

Condition: Fair


176 pages. Features: Can a young man start farming today?; Now you can prove bulls as yearlings; Farming three to twenty feet down - Louis Bromfield's Malabar Farm in Lucas, Ohio has very deep fertile soil; Irrigated acres in New Mexico - The Roybal family has built prosperity in a moutain valley - article with color photos; "This is my best bet yet"; You can be wiped overnight - are you an 'insurance sinner?'; Making milk with a tractor - H.E. Babcock sets up dairy farms to be manned mainly by a ma with a tractor; Lilies for you, too; How to get a country doctor; Science saves your g... View more info

Image for Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, July 2, 1949 - Lexinton, Illinois / Eddie Sawyer of the Phillies

Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, July 2, 1949 - Lexinton, Illinois / Eddie Sawyer of the Phillies

By: Holeman, Frank; Morris, Charles Dexter; Smith, Helena Huntington; Jennings, Dean; Sylvester, Robert; Sinks, Alfred H.; Sontheimer, Morton; Fay, Bill; Root, Weels; Fortune, Jan; Temple, Willard H.; Levy, Melvin P.;; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1536

Condition: Good


74 pages Features: Charlie Brannan and his Wonderful World - The Secretary of Agriculture; Who Said Promised Land? - transplanted Europeans fled tyranny only to find disillusionment and tragedy in the sugar lands of Louisiana - article with moving photos; The Actor Who Won't Stay Dead - Rudolph Valentino - article with photos; Broadway Ticket Scandal; The Old Home Town Fights to Live - Lexington, Illinois - article with good photos; A One-Shot Cure for Syphilis; Sawyer of the Phillies - Freshman Manager Eddie Sawyer; Vivien Kellems; The Iron Butterfly (part 1 of 4); Very Unusual in California... View more info

Image for Collier's, The National Weekly Magazine, November 5, 1949 - Baseball in Japan / Soviet Threat

Collier's, The National Weekly Magazine, November 5, 1949 - Baseball in Japan / Soviet Threat

By: Howley, Brig. Gen. Frank ; Small, Collie; Bartlett, Arthur; Harris, Eleanor; Wallace, Irving; Jones, Ken; Cousins, Norman; Gehman, Richard B.; Fay, Bill; Rooney, Frank; Temple, Willard H.; Foster, Bennett; Morriss, Mack et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1554

Condition: Fair


74 pages. Articles: My 4-Year War with the Reds (part 1) - Brig. General Frank Howley warns "The Russians are international gangsters who will destroy us if they can" - with photos; Lustron - the House That Lots of Jack Built - Carl Strandlund's company received $50 million from the government to build masses of steel-enamel homes in his Columbus, Ohio factory; Jean Peters - The Girl Who Didn't go After Hollywood - article with super full-page color photo; Those Explosive Nobel Prizes (part 1 of 2); World's Most Robbed Bank - State Bank of Rangeville, VA has been robbed 490-odd times ... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, October (Oct.) 1948: Too Many Italians, Too Little Land

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, October (Oct.) 1948: Too Many Italians, Too Little Land

By: Kelland, Clarence Budington; Cave, Hugh B.; Constiner, Merle

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2292

Condition: Fair


200 pages. Features: His feet are on the land - Republican presidential nominee Tom Dewey and his Dapplemere Farm of Pawling, NY; A program to end the farmer-hunter feud; Newcastle immunity for your flocks; Too many Italians, too little land - fascinating photo-illustrated article from Italy says "the fight against communism goes right back to food and the farm"; Cown Town, USA - Kansas City, MO; Riskproof cattle feeding; Home of the Dairy-Minded - The farm family of George and Mary Petersen of Wright County, Minnesota; He put his faith in hens - Professor James (Jimmy) E. Rice; Tom C... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, February (Feb.) 1949: Undulant Fever - Menace to Farm Families

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, February (Feb.) 1949: Undulant Fever - Menace to Farm Families

By: Kelland, Clarence Budington; Wire, Harold Channing; Gardner, Erle Stanley; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2288

Condition: Fair


180 pages. Features: Cover photo of the Richard L. Stevensen farm in Hunterdon County, NJ; Undulant Fever - a menace to farm families; Don't lose dollars with dirty milk; Legumes are in trouble; Azalea Man; They Tamed the Desert - The Thain family farm of Cache Valley, Utah; What is a good hereford?; How do you market your livestock?; Making the most of the farm shop; Lumps in the stomach of the Russian bear - interesting photo-illustrated article reports "a hard core of farmer resistance blocks communist moves toward a collectivized agriculture in satellite Poland and Czechoslovakia; Pio... View more info

Image for Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, December 3, 1949 - Charlie Campbell is the King's Man

Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, December 3, 1949 - Charlie Campbell is the King's Man

By: Kettering, Charles F.; Wickware, Francis Sill; Fay, Bill; Johnson, Vance; Small, Collie; Howley, Frank; St. Johns, Adela Rogers; Neiman, Irving Gaynor; Sellers, Robert; Weaver, John D.; Grubb, Dave; Pearce, Dick

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, IL, U.S.A., The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1558

Condition: Good


78 pages. Articles: Get Off Route 25 - Charles F. Kettering teaches that a great challenge lies off the traveled highway; Young Man; The Life and Times of Sears, Roebuck (part 1 of 4); Collier's Sectional All-Star Teams; The King's Man - Charlie Campbell is considered a top unofficial 'ambassador' to the US; West from Fifth Avenue - article with sensational photos of Collier's new Manhattan headquarters and their million-a-day Ohio press; Payoff in Berlin (conclusion of "My 4-years war with the reds). Fiction: Cinderella Rides Again (part 1 of 5); The Ward Heeler and the Lady; Shooting... View more info

Image for Dollreader (Doll Reader) Magazine, August 2000 - The 7 Wonders of Zapf

Dollreader (Doll Reader) Magazine, August 2000 - The 7 Wonders of Zapf

By: King, Constance; Canadas, Michael; Robinson, David; Lau, Linda; Mandeville, A. Glenn; Schwartz, Benita; Izen, Judith; Rubenstein, Myrna; Meledin, Heather

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Cumberland: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g2750

Condition: Good


128 pages. Features: Early Musical Dolls; The Romance Series - Heroine Lillian Dal Monte triumphs as an opera star; The Dolls of the Morimura Brothers - during World War I Japanese businessmen rush to fill a void; Ideal's Harmony - a music makin' doll struts into the marketplace; The Glamorous World of Dawn - A small doll becomes a big fad during the 60s; Dolls of 1940-1949; Zapf's Seven Wonders - Zapf Creation dolls up the collecting world with irresistible youngsters; Artist Cindy McClure debuts a series of dolls that teach life skills; Dolls that remind us of the brands we use every day lu... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, March (Mar.) 1949 - The Newtons of Pleasant Hill Farm

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, March (Mar.) 1949 - The Newtons of Pleasant Hill Farm

By: Knox, Joe; Young, Ben T.; Et Al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2287

Condition: Fair


200 pages. Features: Easing the farmer's oldest pain - rheumatism; The Newtons of Pleasant Hill Farm - nice color photos with article about the Park and Ruth Newton family farm near St. Albans, Vermont; Housing for big litters; Less feed, more chicken; Young settlers on the plains - eager veterans have begun farming at Mirage Flats in northwestern Nebraska; What is a good Angus?; Better plant a few nut trees; Mountain school that trains leaders - School of the Ozarks; Wagon ideas to save work; The war against Aftosa; Managing farm finances; Little Johnny Appleseed - Bob Anderson of Van Buren ... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, June 19, 1948 - Meeting with Stalin

Collier's Magazine, June 19, 1948 - Meeting with Stalin

By: Krauss, William A.; Mayse, Arthur; Duncan, David; Holland, Ray P.; Fox, Norman A.; Brooks, George S.; Davidson, Bill; Banks, Barbara; Velie, Lester; Sherwood, Robert E.; Crichton, Kyle; Lagemann, John Kord

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g1573

Condition: Fair


86 pages. Articles: The Two Mr. Vandenbergs - a study of Michigan Senator Arthur Vandenberg's political personality; Calico Swing - what gals and gents are wearin' at square dances this summer; Homemade Boom in Dixie - two of its poorest states acquire the New Look of prosperity; The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins (part 4) - Stalin spoke of morals - the record of his visit to Stalin to discuss plans for defeating Hitler; Hunting of the Swede - screen writer Eddie Blum discovers Marta Toren for Hollywood; Designs for Touring (part 8) - Northern Michigan travel. Fiction: Along Came Mary; M... View more info