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Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, September (Sept.) 1949: Is Bankruptcy Our Goal?

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, September (Sept.) 1949: Is Bankruptcy Our Goal?

By: Banning, Margaret Culkin; Kelland, Clarence Budington; Knox, Joe

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2280

Condition: Fair


160 pages. Features: Is bankruptcy our goal?; Unwanted wheat acres; Modern pastures outyield grain; Profits from pipelines; Children and chicks - Arch Thompson and family of the Ozarks in northwest Arkansas; Double your money with lambs; Feed pigs light for a while; "He's a sight for making things" - Glen Crumley of Route One, Bristol, Tennessee; Save grain storage; Frying-pan turkeys - Chester Housh and Baker Jones in the Shenandoah Valley near Elkton; Texaco ad features photos of California's Long's Date Gardens and its manager, John Conover; Maxwell House coffee ad features nice il... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, December (Dec.) 1948: The Saga of Oak Orchard Creek

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, December (Dec.) 1948: The Saga of Oak Orchard Creek

By: Bennett, Frank; Hall, Baird; Constiner, Merle; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2290

Condition: Fair


148 pages. Features: They take care of their own - Mormons supporting each other; Big litters are not accident; Crates will save your pigs; Fresh grass for your winter feed; Double check on the hens; Turkey every day; The Saga of Oak Orchard Creek - Four generations of the Brown family made Orchard Dale Fruit Farm one of New York's finest, near Waterport in Orleans County - article with great color photos (small clipping from one of the photos); Bringing back abandoned land; Better fire protection is up to you; The men behind your market news; Corncobs to to fatten beef; Photo of violin-makin... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, May 1948: Rear-Engine Tractors

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, May 1948: Rear-Engine Tractors

By: Chamberlain, George Agnew; Mayse, Arthur; Stuart, Jesse

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2297

Condition: Good


184 pages. Features: Photo of twins Myra and Mary Long of Sheldon, IL; Texaco ad with Clarence Calrson of near Marshalltown, IA who plants corn with electricity; B.F. Goodrich ad features H.B. Johnson and Son citrus farm in Escondido, CA; Hybrid corn goes high-protein; Good-bye butcher bulls; Sell through a roadside stand; "That's Something Jim Developed" - James Fairbank, extension engineer at the College of Agriculture of the University of California at Davis; Rear-Engine Tractors; Calling All Animals; A new milk-pricing system; The Brubakers of Lancaster County - great color-photo... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, April (Apr.) 1948: Speed King of the West

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, April (Apr.) 1948: Speed King of the West

By: Constiner, Merle; Fowler, Bertram B.; Linford, Dee; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2298

Condition: Fair


196 pages. Features: Prescription for sick lands; Oat growing goes modern; How to choose a cow; Speed king of the west - the famed quarter horse; The orange-grove dream - the farm and family of Harley Lester of Orange County, FL; Breeding for more eggs; Cattle feeders cut costs; Spray machines for weed control; A house built of blocks; Proved sires mean money-making cows; Better prove the dairyman, too; Spreading the carpet for wings - farmers continue to use aviation; Looking ahead with the USDA to planting time; and more. Ads: Color Ford pickup ad inside front cover; Ipana ad features Bett... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, September (Sept.) 1948: Bob Lazear and His Herefords

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, September (Sept.) 1948: Bob Lazear and His Herefords

By: Constiner, Merle; Rodman, Howard; Ullman, Elwood

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2293

Condition: Good


164 pages. Features: Are we selling the livestock business short?; Bob Lazear and his herefords - Wyoming Hereford Ranch of Cheyenne - article with photos; Weatherproof haymaking; Better livestock in the making; Dairy farmers cut time and costs; Deans of the Delta - nice color-photo-illustrated article on the Homer and Ethel Dean family farm in the Mississippi delta; Seven barns in one; photo of mobile telephone being used by V.P. Shufflebarger of the John Jacobs Farms in the Salt River Valley of Arizona; and more. Ads: Oldsmobile; Hood boot ad with photo of Myron J. Laker of Wayland, MI; Te... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, November (Nov.) 1948: Ohio Bride and Groom

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, November (Nov.) 1948: Ohio Bride and Groom

By: Dietz, Lew; Smith, Hannah; Constiner, Merle

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2291

Condition: Fair


192 pages. Features: The perils of prosperity; A system that makes hog sense; Don't underrate brother rat; Are sheep on the way out?; Push-button chores; Prepackaging moves toward the farm; The Wunder Wagon; They're farming by plane; To beat weeds in grain; Ohio Bride and Groom - Gerald and Beulah Parpster of Ashland County, Ohio - nice photo-illustrated article; Community-service bank - Bendersville National Bank of Adams County, PA; Triumph of the trees; Forecasts to help you fight plant diseases; Irrigated pastures; Photo of Martin Burkholder of Lancaster County, PA who recently sold his l... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, June 1949: The Harlands of Willamette Valley

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, June 1949: The Harlands of Willamette Valley

By: Dyrenforth, James; Knox, Joe; Garth, David; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2283

Condition: Good


148 pages. Features: Does Jackpotitis threaten farm youth?; The Harlands of Willamette Valley - great color-photo illustrated article on this seed business family; More meat with cheaper feed; Farm help from abroad - article with photos of Ukrainian immigrants; Can we grow 300-bushel corn?; From brush to grass to dollars; Million-acre farm boom - color-photo-illustrated article on farming in Sonora, Mexico; "I'm Raising a crop of Boys." - Eleanor Hester of Shelby, MI; Formula for Big Yields; Other hybrids in the making; and more. Ads: Ipana; Texaco - with photo of farmer Byron Harris... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, July 1948: High Tide in Tennessee

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, July 1948: High Tide in Tennessee

By: Farrell, Cliff; Chamberlain, George Agnew; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2295

Condition: Fair


116 pages. Features: Change on the Plains; Low men on chore time; Operation hardware; High tide in Tennessee - the Raleigh Wilson family balked at the TVA's order to move, but now they are glad they obeyed; Taking the cancer fight to farms - mobile clinic in Oklahoma; Weatherproof farming; The land sings its history; New clovers to build fertility; and more. Ads: Good Year ad includes photos of Laredo TX rancher C.Y. Benavides, ice-skating star Donna Atwood; and Kansas City contractor R.G. Aldridge; Ipana ad with photos of Nicki Ellis with daughters Judy and Bonnie; Texaco ad includes photo... 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 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 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 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 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 Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, August (Aug.) 1949: King Cotton Goes West

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, August (Aug.) 1949: King Cotton Goes West

By: Mayse, Arthur; Fish, Rachel Ann; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2281

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: County agent for the world; A barn cleaner for you?; A cow to the acre with Fescue 31; King Cotton goes west; Their Old Kentucky home - Henry Besuden and family; The Plants you need; Firestone ad includes photos of Victor Wickersham, OK congressman, and Richard D. Pope, realtor of Cypress Gardens, FL; Kaiser Traveler car ad shows pony and hay bale in back (!); 1949 Ford Dream Wagon ad; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, August (Aug.) 1948: Rain By Telephone

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, August (Aug.) 1948: Rain By Telephone

By: Moorhead, J. Dane; Chamberlain, George Agnew; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2294

Condition: Good


128 pages. Features: Just a trace may help your stock; Bring your grassland up to date; Less moisture, more dollars in grain; Taking the gamble out of peaches; Rain by telephone; They broke the prairie - Bob Collins and family of Tripp County, South Dakota; Prince of pests; Living fences; Better use for your crops; and more. Ads: B.F. Goodrich ad with large photo of M.R. Brackett of Bakersfield, CA; Studebaker trucks (color); William Bendix in Chesterfield cigarette ad; Chevrolet trucks; Oliver tractors; Blue Bell denim ad with photo of Olaf Sayland; Ferguson tractors; and more. Several midd... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, March (Mar.) 1948: A Farmer Talks to General Marshall

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, March (Mar.) 1948: A Farmer Talks to General Marshall

By: Owen, Jean Z.; Linford, Dee; Ball, Zachary; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2299

Condition: Good


184 pages. Features: Farmer Claude Pagles talks to General Marshall; How to choose a cow; We're inviting a foot-and-mouth disaster; A home for small flocks; Soil conservation needs a change; We're really saving soil today; Hunting our biggest cat; The Taylors of Walnut Hill - The Thomas R. Taylor family and their Walnut Hill Hereford Ranch of Barton County, KS; Greener grow their pastures; A bargain in cotton; Family story - J. Garrett Tolan Angus Cattle of Illinois; We need more meat; Plain talk; and more. Ads: Ipana ad features Frances Nalle and her kids Amanda and Bobo; Texaco ad features... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, June 1948: The Enloe Family Builds a Home

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, June 1948: The Enloe Family Builds a Home

By: Stuart, Jesse; Colohan, John; Chamberlain, George Agnew

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2296

Condition: Fair


156 pages. Features: Is your soil building human health; Co-operative feeder sales; Home-grown buildings; The Enloe Family builds a home - Archie and Dal Enloe farm in Arizona's Gila River Valley - article with great color photos; A Woman's touch on tenant land - Mrs. Clarence Denison on the H.E. Brewington Farm, Farmer City, IL; Bluestem Beef; Kennebec - a potato that fights its own battles; Rearranging the rain - California's bold schemes to channel water hundreds of miles nears completion; Shipping research pays off; You walk right in - Ohio's Brueggemeier's cold storage unit; Photo of Aci... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, July 1949: All the Rice is Not in China

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, July 1949: All the Rice is Not in China

By: Surdez, Georges; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2282

Condition: Good


120 pages. Features: You can make money in the south; You'll need better cows; Look again at Sorghums; All the rice is not in China - Ti-Jules Baronet and family of Crowley, LA; Trees are cash in the bank - harvesting your woodlot; Home is where the heart is; This is the way we celebrate; Wanted - more grass and legume seed; Grange formula for better living - Schley Grange of Orange County, North Carolina; and more. Ads include: Ipana; Dodge Wayfarer; B.F. Goodrich ad with Clarence Warner from near Sandusky, Ohio; Jeep; Oldsmobile; International Harvester equpment; Pontiac; Cheerios; Plymouth... View more info

Image for Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, April (Apr.) 1949 - Shenandoah Valley Apple Grower

Country Gentleman - America's Foremost Rural Magazine, April (Apr.) 1949 - Shenandoah Valley Apple Grower

By: Tudury, Moran; Clark, Dale; Gardner, Erle Stanley

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis Pub Co: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301h2286

Condition: Good


208 pages. Features: Cover photo of shop on the Greenacre Farm of Major W.A. Rafferty, near Morocco, Indianna, with mechanic Paul Merriman at work; We can't take chances on tomorrow's meals; Shenandoah Valley apple grower - De Kalb Russell and family of Virginia's Blue Ridge - nice color photos with article; You can make money with 100 hens; Something new at planting time; Portable utility building; Big yeilds are made deep underground; What is a good shorthorn?; Museum of the land; New life for the little brown church; Handling feed the easy way; New chemicals can work for or against you; Ca... View more info