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Seven Issues of "The Red Cross Magazine," 1915-1919. [with contributions by Willa Cather, Henry Sienkiewicz, Rudyard Kipling, Edwin Markham and illustr by Pogany, Tony Sarg, Maginel Wright Enright, Franklin Booth]

The American Red Cross: Washington D.C. 1915: June vol. 10, no. 6; 1916: Nov vol. 11, no.11; 1918: Feb. vol. 13 no. 2 and Aug. Vol. 13 No. 8; 1919: June vol. 14 No. 6, July vol. 14 no. 7, and Aug vol 14, no. 8. Color and b&w illustr, 10 x 7 (1915 and 1916) and 10 x 7.5, pict stapled wraps, pagination varies. Covers have light soiling and creasing (1915 and 1916), June and July of 1919 lack covers, remaining three covers have creasing, soiling, chipping, small tears, missing pieces of the spine cover, overall contents are good with light creasing and soiling, issues lacking covers have a little more soiling, rusty staples on all. Contributions by Henry Sienkiewicz Behold Our Poland; Kipling The Holy War; Willa Sibert Cather Roll Call on the Prairies. Other writers include Edwin Markham, Woodrow Wilson, Kathleen Norris, Maeterlinck, Heywood Broun, Ida Tarbell, Alexander Woolcott, Dorothy Canfield. Illustr by Pogany (cover of Aug 1919 + one article); Tony Sarg; Maginel Wright Enright; Franklin Booth, Clarence F. Underwood; W.T. Benda; Edward A. Wilson. Ads include Bordenís, Bull Durham, Jello Mazda Lamps, Cracker Jack, Ivory Soap, Kellogg. COMES WITH: Red Cross Notes, No. 12 1898, New Brunswick, NJ, chromolithograph (Johnson & Johnson) on front cover, 8.5 x 5.75, pict wraps, 24 pp. Covers fair, torn and tape repaired, spine splitting, contents have creasing, soiling, small tears, toning. Lot on the Spanish American War and belladonna. AND: Three issues of "Schrijfboek De Scholier," undated but WWII era, a junior Red Cross notebook, 8.5 x 6.5, pict stapled wraps, unpag blank lined paper, covers have light soiling, staining, rusty paper clip marks, contents good. The back of each notebook has photos of Red Cross activities with paperclipped printed notes attached translating the captions i.e., distributing gifts (milk) to Kladl, Greece, on July 26, 1945; Princess Margaretha greeted by Belgian children in Copenhagen etc. An interesting collection, sold as a lot. A total of 11 pieces. COMES WITH: Red Cross ephemera from the past 50 years, from a former nurseís collection. Certificates of appreciation, blood donor cards, business cards, articles, stickers, bookmarks, advertisements and so on. Magazines and ephemera sold as a lot.

Book Id: 98-3787

Price: $100.00

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