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Image for Telephone Talk, July-August 1943, Vol. 38, No. 4 - Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company

Telephone Talk, July-August 1943, Vol. 38, No. 4 - Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543g1990

Condition: Good


28 pages. Loaded with black and white photos. Contents include: Photo of Vedder Miller and Harold Dodsworth working on cables in the Cedar telephone building in Vancouver; Mrs. Operater Laura Mann at work; Susan Allison and Mary Gallo; Photos of the Princeton telephone office; Clarence Boulier at Princeton; Many photos of employees happily engaged in social activities; Miss Barbara Lovatt with her accordion; Photos of portions of Vancouver's long distance office; Article and photos of flood affecting Mission and Agassiz, including washed-out bridge; Miss Peggy Love; 15 Years ago in company h... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, August 28, 1960

By: Berkner, L.V.; Streit, Peggy and Pierre; Samuelson, Paul A.; Furlong, William Barry; Hyman, Sidney; Canaday, John; Welles, Benjamin; Barrett, George

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times Company: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1662

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features: Are Space Probes Worth It? - L.V. Berkner argues yes; Drama of the Secretary-General of the U.N. (Dag Hammarskjold) in photos; No, it is Not Money Down the Drain - foreign aid is doing some good - two Asian students speak; It's Now Forty Pay-Later Billions - article about American consumer debt; Venus Wasn't a Shot-Putter - article on athletic women and their attractiveness to men; 'My Friends' (You Assorted Nitwits) - humorous dissection of election speeches; Of the 'Peaceable Kingdom' - Edward Hicks was America's greatest primitive painter; Francisco Franco Ponders - Wha... View more info

Image for The Illustrated London News, August (Aug.) 10, 1963 - Photos of Early Dubai

The Illustrated London News, August (Aug.) 10, 1963 - Photos of Early Dubai

By: Bryant, Arthur; Falls, Cyril; et al

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News & Sketch: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 338h1200

Condition: Good


Pages 185-220 plus 4 pages of ads. Features: Sensational page of six photos, with text, illustrating Dubai, the primary port and one of the most progressive towns in Trucial Oman - includes the Customs Building, the new bridge, Shaikh Rashid Bin Said, a general view of the town, the Al-Gaz Hotel, the old palace, and more; Cover photo of the Queen Mother upon her 63rd birthday; Article on the Moscow Test-Ban Treaty with photo of DeGaulle; Photo of the Vickers Hovertruck in action; Photo of the Corporal missile on parade at Larkhill; Photo of Mr. David Tapp driving his tractor, The Seahorse, ac... View more info

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The Illustrated London News (ILN), Saturday, August (Aug.) 8, 1942 - Shattered Sebastopol

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

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch, Ltd.: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4660

Condition: Good


Pages 141-168. Features: Cover photo of General Sir Alan Brooke and Lt.-Gen. Archibald Nye; Page of illustrations of decorations as worn in the United States Army and Navy; Two pages of illustrations of the Insignia of Rank of U.S. Army and Navy Personnel Compared with those of Equivalent British Officers; Photos of Dover's cliffs as seen from occupied France, and a close-up photo of Dover's cliffs , with black smoke in the distance where German shells are falling near Dover; Training and the Test of Battle - article with map entitled "The Therman Thrust to the Caucasus, and the Soviet's ... View more info

Image for The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 158, August (Aug.) 28, 1917

The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War - Part 158, August (Aug.) 28, 1917

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118a0915

Condition: Fair


Abundantly illustrated in black and white. Front cover portrait of Rear-Admiral Reginal Tupper, C.B., Commander of the Blockade Squadron. Contents: Chapter CXCV - The Blockades, 1915-17, British and German Methods; The British Blockade of Germany, The German Submarine War on Enemies and Neutrals; German Crimes Against "The Fellowship of the Sea"; Scope and Limitations of the British Blockade; The Muckle Flugga Hussars; The Peel Committee's Report; Bringing Neutral Ships into Harbour; Discussions with the U.S.; German Evasions of the Blockade; Work of the British Censorship, A Study o... View more info

Image for American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 28 August, 1959 No. 8

American Orchid Society Bulletin Vol. 28 August, 1959 No. 8

By: Dillon, Gordon W.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, USA, The American Orchid Society, Inc.: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 531c6380

Condition: Good


Features include: A New Iconography of Venezuelan Orchids; Air-conditioning and Pest Control; A Greenhouse for Everyone; ABC of Phalaenopsis Growing; Beginning with Orchids in Florida; Collectors' Item: Oncidium onustum Lindley; Calanthes for the Hobbyist; Miltonias for the Amateur; Photographing Orchids Up Close; Try This Way with Odontoglossums; Orchid Classics (Pt IV): Remarks on the Cultivation of Tropical Orchidaceae; and Growing Orchids in the Home (Pt IV): A Window-Greenhouse in the Southwest. Light wear. Unmarked. A clean copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 28, 1965 - The Killer That Stalks the Newborn

The Saturday Evening Post, August (Aug.) 28, 1965 - The Killer That Stalks the Newborn

By: Friedenberg, D.; Alsop, S.; Skow, J.; Chamberlin, A.; Spencer, S.; Lincoln, E.; Jennings, C.; Armstrong, R.; Boll, H.; Humphrey, W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g4198

Condition: Good


84 pages. Features: Niagara Falls "Maid of the Mist" cover photo; Slum Clearance is a Hoax; Robert Kennedy and the Liberals; Out to Launch; See America First; The Killer That Stalks the Newborn - deadly respiratory disease kills 25,000 per year; My Twelve Years With Kennedy - The Presidential Years - by his personal Secretary, Evelyn Lincoln; Actress Jean Simmons - The Mouse Becomes a Cat - color photos with article; Will Snick Overcome? - photo-illustrated article on the wildest of civil-rights groups which teaches its poorest Negroes to challenge whites. Fiction: Peace; The Gaudiest... View more info

Image for The New York Times Magazine, August (Aug.) 28, 1977 -  The Selling of Soccermania

The New York Times Magazine, August (Aug.) 28, 1977 - The Selling of Soccermania

By: Goodman, Walter; Armbruster, Frank E.; Miller, Lowell; Gallagher, Dorothy; Elliott, Osborn; Jones, Evan; Penney, Alexandra; Lelyveld, Joseph

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202g3944

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: The More We Spend, The Less Children Learn - How Schools Fail Our Children; The Selling of Soccer-Mania - The N.A.S.L. (North American Soccer League) is picking up - with photos of Pele and Franz Beckenbauer; A Murder in Morningside Park - the murder of Charles (Charlie) Houston is reviewed by a juror who worked the murder trial; The Odyssey of Erstwhile Journalist Osborn Elliott; John Weitz ad features large photo of Gary Cooper; Heading for the Top - photos and write-ups of haberdasher Carl Davis, sportswear designer Charles Suppon and clothing designer Jeffrey Banks; ... View more info

Image for Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 7, Number 4, August 28 - September 3, 1940

Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 7, Number 4, August 28 - September 3, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432c7884

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Dozens of quality black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Illustration by C. Gibberd of a Hurricane attacking a German bomber about to attack a British merchant ship; Bombing crews meet their intelligence officer upon their return from Germany; Blenheim attack on Havre; Photos from Libya; Illustrated text of a broadcast by Mackenzie King of Canada entitled "Two Great Brotherhoods"; Vincent Massey greets first Royal Canadian Air Force squadron to reach England; Photos of children saved from boats attacked by U-Boats; Incredible full-page ... View more info

Image for Collier's Magazine, August 28, 1948 - The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins / Why Ike Said No

Collier's Magazine, August 28, 1948 - The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins / Why Ike Said No

By: Lanham, Edwin; Knickmeyer, W.L.; Carson, Robert; Finney, Jack; Steven, Anthony; Frank, Pat; Small, Collie; Childs, Marquis W.; Sherwood, Robert E.; Shaw, Sam; Henderson, Harry; Courtney, W.B.

Price: $199.95

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

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449g1583

Condition: Good


78 pages. Articles: Kansas Staggers to the Polls - bootleggers will be out of luck if the state votes wet this fall; Why Ike Said No - a close friend explains Ike's refusal of the nomination; The Secret Papers of Harry L. Hopkins (part 14) - Three Titans Spin the Globe - revealing the conversations of Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin at Teheran; Carelessness - The Child Killer; Air Transport - the answer to air power - in global warfare, cargo planes are as vital as fighting planes; Suited for the Campus - autumn style notes for college men from Maine to California. Fiction: Second Man on the... View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.28. No. 4 - July/August 1982

Sea Frontiers - Vol.28. No. 4 - July/August 1982

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9509

Condition: Good


Features: Heard Island - Seal's Haven, Sealer's Nightmare; Ships that Flew; Schooling Hammerheads; Argonaut - Octopus in a Parchment Shell; The Sea Butterfly; Where does the Gulf of Mexico end and the Atlantic Ocean Begin; Angels of the Reef. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.28. No. 5 - September/August 1982

Sea Frontiers - Vol.28. No. 5 - September/August 1982

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9510

Condition: Good


Features: The Ring Story; A Touch of Gold; Hydrofoils - Up and Away; The Great Cretaceous Sea Lizard; Hong Kong Fisheries - Progress at a Price; Blimps, Blips and Dredging; Gyotaku; Marine Mammals in Captivity. Sound copy. View more info

Image for The Canadian Philatelist - Volume 28, No. 4, Whole No. 161, July-August, 1977

The Canadian Philatelist - Volume 28, No. 4, Whole No. 161, July-August, 1977

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Ottawa, The Royal Philatelic Society of Canada: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9667

Condition: Good


Features: BCPEX '77 - R.P.S.C. 49th Annual Convention in Vancouver; Toronto to Detroit Air Mail Cover - a Bit of Lindberghiana; Stamps for the Day - the Newfoundland Dog (continued); Canadian booklets of the definitive issue, 1937-42; Canadian Painters in Philately - Part I; North from Bobcaygeon - the first Post Offices; The Habitable Globe as seen through the Eyes of the Juvenile Collector; National Revenue Collection Transferred to the National Postal Museum; British Parody of French Stamps; Postmarked Ottawa. Average wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Sailing (Magazine) - The Beauty of Sail: April 1976

Sailing (Magazine) - The Beauty of Sail: April 1976

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Port Publications: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357a4776

Condition: Very Good


Features: BRUSHFIRE - burned by the rule, she's an elegant fast racer - sailing profile of a pre-IOR ocean racer by Gunnar C. Anderson; The light air touch - the North American Flying Scot Championship last August on Lake Pontchartrain of New Orleans; At last... a breeze; Southern Circuit '76 - year of the exotic from carbon fibers to wood; The script worked, with changes; Geared up for the SORC; Yes, they are wood!; Hot rod from out of the past - the Hampton, an 18-footer from 42 years ago can compete with some of the high performance designs of today; A crew of boys - pictures by Bob Grieser... View more info

Image for Theatre Organ Magazine, August 1971

Theatre Organ Magazine, August 1971

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, American Theatre Organ Society: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 825c7554

Condition: Very Good


47 pages. Contents: Cover photo of Gaylord Carter, artist of the Seattle Paramount 4/20 Wurlitzer; Chicago's Senate Theatre 3/19 Kimball consumed by fire - article with photos; Theatre Organ - Texas Style - the Robert Morton Series 210 of the Jefferson Theatre in Beaumont, Texas has been played by Al Sacker for the past 22 years; Presenting Mrs. Melody - The Story of Irma Glen - article with photos; Billy Nalle Thrills AGO at Kline 4/28 Wurlitzer; Musical accompaniment for Motion Pictures, by Edith Lang and George West; Detroit Organist F. Donald Miller - reprint of a 1927 article; The Saga ... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine, August (Aug.) 1918: Thrilling Stories of the Air

The Wide World Magazine, August (Aug.) 1918: Thrilling Stories of the Air

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123c7624

Condition: Good


93 pages plus 8 pages of wonderful vintage ads. Features: My Bear Hunt in the B.C. Rockies - Part I, by E. Ashmead-Bartlett; Thrilling stories of the Air, with amazing crash photos; A Doctor in the Holy Land - Dr. H.J. Bailey in Palestine - Gaza and Nablus; Facing Death for Cinema Thrills - some hairbreadth escapes of well-known motion-picture stars, related by themselves, with photos; Tales of the Service - part IV - Tossed into the Bog - a true tale by a Customs Officer from the West Coast of Scotland; The Pirate of the Pacific - Count von Luckner - with photos; A Woman's Journey Across Afr... View more info

Image for Weekend Magazine, 28 August 1971 (Canadian Newspaper Insert) - 600,000 Canadian 'Settlers' in California

Weekend Magazine, 28 August 1971 (Canadian Newspaper Insert) - 600,000 Canadian 'Settlers' in California

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Telegram: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534g0675

Condition: Good


24 pages. Features: C-I-L Dynawad shotgun shell ad inside front cover; Canada's 11th Province Has Palm Trees - some 600,000 Canadians live in California; What it's Like to have a Heart Attack - Doug Palk helps readers understand; The Age of Chivalry is Alive - Colour Photo Fashion Feature; Canada's Cruel Treasure Chest - The Canadian Shield; The Millionaire and the 25-cent Piece - Gregory Clark recalls the special magic of found money; Great full-page colour photo ad for A&W features Albert and Walter; and more. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality vintage copy. View more info

Image for Vogue Magazine (US), August 2012 - Marion Cotillard Cover

Vogue Magazine (US), August 2012 - Marion Cotillard Cover

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Conde Nast: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3350

Condition: Good


202 pages. Features: Wonder Women from 28 to 101; What to wear where; Young women and voluntary sterilization; Marion Cotillard; 126 Real-life looks for everyone; Whan anti-aging treatments ag you; and more. Bit of writing inside back cover. Average wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Shooting Times and Country Magazine: August 22-28, 1991

Shooting Times and Country Magazine: August 22-28, 1991

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Shooting Times & Country Magazine: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 312a9198

Condition: Fair


Features: Your Show Guns; Healthy Exercise - Is Shooting actually good for you?; and more. View more info

Image for Telephone Talk, September - July - August 1947: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) -  Ruby Dunlop Cover Photo

Telephone Talk, September - July - August 1947: Magazine of the British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel.) - Ruby Dunlop Cover Photo

By: Pullen, Newton F.: Editor

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia Telephone Company (B.C. Tel): 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g3756

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Cover photo of lovely Miss Ruby Dunlop; One-page photo of pretty operator Miss Pauline Terpstra; Photos of Wallace Whitehead and Betty Andrew at work, with a photo of 8 young ladies relaxing by office piano in New Westminster; Many more wonderful company photos, including a one-page photo of operator sisters Agnes and Margaret Crane; Photo of Irma Rocker as she appeared in Bing Crosbie movie "The Emperor Waltz"; Third Dial Unit for Downtown Vancouver; Record turnout votes picnic best ever - with many photos including a group photo of hundreds of attendees; Photo-il... View more info