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Nov14

The state opening of Parliament Dumpers, ships that dump foreign food - Air troop carriers to Cyprus 2 pages - Electric light as a form of Decoration - HM government The Cabinet - Lanterne des Morts 2p 1/3 of page Barclays lager - The Dragon Book by Alfred Leete 6s Kashmir 2p -The Pantomime of Java 4 decorative colour paintings - Full page colour "The Coronation of the Virgin" from Cantebury Cathedral

Cognac from Vine to Glass 2p - Cinema Michael and Mary exterminate the grey squirrel from all London parks - The Treviso war memorial Colour Photo of Hippos in Kruger National park - Hawks and Owls - Lympne to Cape Town by air Peggy Salaman in a Puss Moth - the Focke Wulf "Ente" silver candle sticks


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A Bank's Protection Against Gunmen - a Cashier Visible Yet Invisible - A System Devised by David C. Earl of Long Beach, California ' Full front page "Drawn by C. E. Turner From a Sketch Correspondent in California "

' A Discovery of Greek bible Manuscripts Acquired by Mr A. Chester Beatty - One of the NEw Papyri from Egypt a Passage from Genesis '

' Papyrus - Part of St pauls Epistle to the Romans '

Chinese and Japanese Fighting in Manchuria - The Nonni Front - Tsitsihar etc

' The Alleged Cause of the Original Trouble in manchuria - Degbris From the Railway Track '

' Damage to the Taohan-Anganchi Railway Said to Have Been Blown up by Chinese ...'

' Japanese Soldiers assisted by Hired Chinese Coolies, Carrying Ammunition to the Front Line...'

' In the Heilungkiang Capital - the Chinese Eastern Railway Station at Tsitsihar on the river Nonni '

' At a Front Line Look Out Post at the Nonni River Bridge Head Japanese Artillery Officers Observing Enemy Positions '

' A Chinese armoured Train Used by General Ma Chang-Shan ...'


' Treasure of the Week at the Victoria and Albert Museum - The Oignies Altar Cross ' .

Art Work of Mister Ernest Procter " Diaphaenicons " - Four examples of a technique invented by him - layers of plate glass showing off ornamental flowers, etc

' Coinage of the Realm - The Florin 1257 - - - An Angel - - - The Noble - - - First Gold Sovereign, a Double Royal 1489 - - - Bank of England Silver Dollar 1804 ' from old engravings


' A new Starting Gate for Hurdlers Invented by Mr H. Rottneburg - The Start of the University Relay Race at Oxford '

' Winner of the Manchester Handicap - North Drift ' horse and jockey

' finish of the Manchester Handicap - North Drift Beating Signifer ...'

' After the manchester November Handicap - Mr J. T. Downing the Colts Owner Leading in North Drift with C. Dowdall Up and MrVasey the Trainer '

' Lord Trencards Private Talk with Members of His New Command - The Metropolitan Police OUtside Queens Hall ' some 2500 constables

' The LMS Duke of Lancaster Ablaze in Heysham Harbour - An IRish Channel passenger Steamer '

' The End of the First Attempt ot Reach the North Pole by Submarine - The " Nautilus " Being Sunk in a Norwegian Fjord near Bergen '

' The Last Dive of the Nautilus Submarine That Took Sir Hubert Wilkins to the Arctic '

' The First Airman to Fly Solo From South America to West Africa - Mister Bert Hinkler Famous Australian Airman Next to His Machine '

' Disaster to a Record Breaking Airmans Adventure - Mr J. A. Mollison's Gisy Moth Upside Down After His Crash in an Egyptian Maize Field '

' The Wheat Market at Jammu the Town Which Was Occupied by Britsh Troops aftr the Rioting During Miel the Huindu Moslem Disturbances in Kashmir '

' Moslem Delight at The Arrival of British Troops in Jammu - A Building Decorated with a Painted Union Jack and a Family Group Around It '

Bronze AGe Pottery From Cyprus:

' Prehistoric Snake Worship in Cyprus - Prehistoric Pottery Found in Cyprus, A Tray Shaped Enclosure ...'

' Snake Worship in Cyprus - The Same Group Seen rom Above ...'

' Large Double NEcked Jug ...'

' The Horse Shoe As a Decorative otif - A Large Bowl ...'

' A Dagger With Fragments of MAterial Adhering to It '

' A Bowl Decorated i Relief with a Conventionalised Human Figure Holding Snakes ...'

' LArge Jug ...'

' A Ring Vase for Libations ...'


' The Most Complicated and Wxquisitely Wrought Piece of Bronze Age Potter Ever Found in Cyprus - A Composite Vase ...'

' Insect Criminology - Contrarina Pyrivora and Contrarina ' - - - ' Larva of Inostemma ...' - - - ' The parasitic Inostemma '

' The Profile of New York as it Was Twenty Five Years Ago (1906) - Looking Over Central park '

' The Profile of New York as it Is Today - Approximately the Same Site as That Seen Above, With A Glimpse of Central park Lake inthe Foreground, and The Empire State Building, The Highest inthe World '

Full page showing the comparative photographs


The Beauty of the Skyscraper - New York - America's Most Characteristic Contribution to Architectural and Structural Art:

' The Chrysler Building ' .

' The Chanin Building ' with the Corn Exchange Bank Trust Company Safe Deposit Vaults in the foreground

' The Daily News Building '

' The Salmon Building ' with a bust of Washington Irving in the foreground with Graffiti on it - known as Salmon Tower

' The Empire State Building '

' The Twin Towers of the New Waldorf Astoria '

' The Grand Central Building '

Double page of photographs by Browning Studios New York CIty (apart from the Waldorf)


' A New German Church at Bad Durrenberg near Halle ' architect Herr Straubinger of Leipzig

' A CRucifix in Glass Mosaic by Herr Odo Tattenpach on the Altar of the New German Catholic Church '

' Emigrants Leaving the Western Hebrides by William McTaggart '

' Anglo Scottish dispute - An Old Lectern in St Stephen's Church St Albans Clained by Edinburgh as Having Come from Holyrood ' the Rev. H. O. Cavalier Seen at the Lecturn

The Bald Eagle Trained by Captain C. W. R. Knight - five photographs of hin with the eagle

' M. Flandin The French Minister of Finance at Farnham Royal '

' First Anniversary fo the Emperor of Ethiopia's Coronation - A Mounted Body Guard Riding Through Addis Ababa ...'

'HM. Haile Salassie with His Son ' and others

' Miss Peggy Salaman 's Return to England - The Young Airwoman Feeding One of Her Lion Cubs '

' The Famous Wittelsbach Blue Diamond ' - - - ' The Diamond Pendant of the Bavarian Crown Jewels '

The Final Debating Sitting of the Plenary Session of the Indian Round Table Conference at St James Palace - Sir Samuel Hoare - Lord Sankey - Sir William Jowitt - Mrs Naidu - Mr Gandhi ' and many others

' The Burma Round Table Conference Conference - The First Plenary Session i the Kings Robing Room of the House of Lords - Miss May Oung The Only Woman Delegate Addressing the Conference ' and others


Personalities of the Week:

' Mr E. G. Pretyman - Leader of the British Farming Industry '

' Major General Sir P. Hambro ...'

' Mr S. r. C., Bosanquet KC Appointed Official Referee of the high Court ...'

' Lady Bruce Wife of Sir David Died 23 Nov ...'

' Major General Sir David Bruce Died 27 Nov ..Known for His Doscovery of the Organism Causing Malta Fever ...'

' Dr Sze the Principal Chinese Representative at the League of Nations in Paris ...' and others

' Mr Yotaro Sugimur The Japanese Observer in paris ...'

' Mr Yoshizawa The Japanese Representative in th eManchuria Discussions at Paris ...' and others

' The Famous Boy Violinist During a Concert at The Albert Hall - Yehudi Menuhin .....'

' The First Man to Loop the Loop in a Glider at Balsdean nr Brighton - Mr C. J. Longmore ' .

' Lya De Putti Dies aged 32 ... Well Know Hungarian Film Star ...'

' Mr Scullin ' - prime minister of Australia

' Mr J. G. Hurst K.C. - Recorder of Birmingham ...'

' Mr William Walton - English Composer ...'

' Mr Gustav Holst - English Composer ...'

Full page


Colour Supplement:

' Young Womanhood by Gerald Brockhurst ARA ' a striking full page in colour with text underneath

' Scarborough - Trawlers Making for Port by W. R. Beverly 1866 ' a double page - a beautiful print showing a sailing vessel in rough weather - with text underneath - there are rusty staple holes to the centre of the print, but could be repaired (see scan)

' Gerania the Gipsy ' a full page in shades of red and black showing the lady in a brightly coloured shawl smoking a cigartette, with an accompanying verse by F. R. Holmes - advert for Abdulla Cigarettes


A New Gorilla Group for London Involving a Special Collecting Expedition:

' Natural History Museum - The Big Male, The Mother with Her Baby Riding Pick a Back and Young Ones ' photograph by Mr Marius Maxwell

' An Actual Gorilla Bed Constructed in the Fork of a Tree ...'

' A Male Gorilla Mounted of the New Exhibit Being Prepared at South Kensington ...' three photographs, front side and back - photographs by Messrs Rowland Ward

Full page - with ref. in the caption to Mr J. G. Dollmann


Africa - Tasks Involved in Preparing Exhibits Such as the New Gorilla Group fo the Natural History History Museum:

' Mr W. R. Leigh With Specimans of AFrican Plant Life ...'

' The Spotted Aloe ...'

' Euphorbia Trees and Rocks ...'

' Limb of the Euphorbia Tree Obtained as a Speciman ...'

' Mr Leigh Painting a Detailef Background Study '

' Impalla in an Acacia Forest ...'

' Mr R. C. Raddatz Making Plaster Casts of Selected Leaves ...'

' A Lion and Lioness Beside Their Kill of Zebra - To Assist The Sculptor Taxidermist ....'

' Sansevieria Flower ...'

' Groups of Plants and Rocks ...'

' Preparing a Lion Skin During an Expedition in Africa ...'

' Mr James L. Clark Making a Group Model in the Field ...'

Double page - photographs by American Museum of Natural History, New York


St John the Baptist Church, Little Missenden in Buckinghamshire:

' A View of the Tower of the 12c Church ' where mural paintings were found

' The Interior of the Church - Showing a Mural Painting of the Royal Arms High up On the Wall '

' Mid 13c " Crucifixion " - One of the Mural Paintings Brought to Light ...'

' A " St Christopher " With Fishes Swimming Aroud the Feet - Plus Scenes from the Story of St Catharine c1320 '

' St Catharine Detail - The Spiked Wheel and Pagan Onlookers ...'

' The Elizabethan Royal Arms Being Investigtatef by Sir James Berry the Surgeon and Archaeologist '

The articles make ref to the Rev. W. H. Davis and Professor E. w. Tristram RCA


The World of Kinema -:

Three scenes from " The Congress Dances " at the Tivoli - Lilian Harvey - Conrad Veidt - Henry Garat - and others

Five scenes on a full page from " Tsar Lenin " - Charles Dullin - F. Joachim - W. Aguet - M. Dorval - Mme Genica - and others


Collectors Page - Fireplaces or Chimneypieces -:

' A fireplace in the Shelbourn hotel Dublin c1760 ... '

' Elizabethan Fireplace fro the Old Mansion at Brookmans Park herts c16 ...'

' Late 14c Piece from Wiltshire ...'

' 17c Fireplace from Prinknash park in Gloucestershire - 17c ...'

' Martell Brandy ' full page advert

Gift Ideas - full page

' Gift Suggestions fro tHe golfsmiths an Silversmiths Company Ltd ' watches, jewellery etc

' P & O Tours - Egypt Ceylon etc ' travel advert with prices

Full showing adverts for christmas gift ideas

' Fields " NEll Gwynn " Solid Dyed Candles ' advert

' Gift Ideas - Camera Shaped Travelling Clock - - Silver Bridge Pencils and Case - - Embroidered Bag - From J. C. Vickery '

' Perfumes from EMile The Well Known Hairdresser ...'

' A Lifetime Pen Giftset for 30s ...'

' Wines from Hedges and Butler ...'

' Buy British at Revelation Suitcase Co. Ltd ' advert

' Dryad Cane Sevice Waggon ' trolly

' Morgan and Ball Golf Mitt ' advert

' A Sunny Scene at Eastbourne with the Wish Tower in the Background ' .

' Brighton on the Sea Front '

' The parade at Seaford '

' The English Riviera - Exmouth '

' Bengers Food ' advert

Pretty Party Frocks for Little Madam 47/6d - Debenham and Freebody ' advert

' William Youngers Scotch Ale ' advert

' Players Airman Tobaccos ' advert

' A Book of Dragons by Alfred Leete ' full page advert showing the book cover, an idea for a christmas gift - with order form - back advertising cover

' Carr's Chocolate Gondola Assorted Biscuits ' advert - advertising cover

' Come to Picturesque Spain ' full page showing twenty eight photographs of various people in traditional dress and places inc. Alicante - Segovia - Toledo - Seville - Asturias - Galicia - Murcia - Avila - Salamanca - Pontevedra - Guadix - travel advert

' King George IV Whisky ' full page advert - front advertising pages


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Our Note Book by G. K. Chesterton

Books of the Day by Charles E. Byles

Coins of the Realm - Being an Appreciation of "the Coinage of England " by Charles Oman KBE - Page By CKA

Prehistoric Snake Worship in Cyprus - with ref to M. Dikaios Director of the Excavation at Vounous, Assistant Curator of the Cyprus Museum of Nicosia

The World of Science: Insect Criminology - by W. P. Pycraft

Notes for The Novel Reader - Reviews of Book by John Galsworth - Dorothy Richardson - Robert Hichens - Elizabeth Jenkins - Lorna Rea - Edna Ferber - G. E. Mitton - Oliver Madox Hueffer - Rex Stout - Fred Andreas - John Ferguson - Captain A. O. Pollard VC - Barbara Starke

The World of the Kinema by Michael Orme - "The Congress Dances" - with mention of Mr Pommer - Mr Erik Charell - Mr L. R.Heymann

A Page for Collectors by Frank Davis

The World of Music

Winter Holidays in England

Chronicle of the Car by H. Thornton Rutter


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 In the Belgian Congo - The Okapi Photographed for the First Time in Its natural Habitat ' front page photograph by Cornelius P. Bezuidenhout

' A Female Okapi ' photograph by Cornelius P. Bezuidenhout

' Belgian Congo - Showing the Stripes of the Hindquarters Which at First Suggested a New Species of Zebra …'

' A Full Grown Okapi in Captivity '

' A Baby Okapi in Captivity, Making Friends with Lady May Cambridge at Buta Mission in the Belian Congo '


' In the Victoria and Albert Museum - Chinese Porcelain Vase of the Manchu Emperor K'ang Hsi Reign 1662-1722 '


' The Texel Battle fro Start to Finish ' six scenes from the battle from paintings by Isaac Sailmaker – Willem Van de Velde the Elder – over two pages (4sides)


Science and Nature Pages:

' A Nestling Hoatzin – A Young Bird Climbing '

' An Adult Hoatzin at London Zoo ' two photographs by D. Seth-Smith

' A Frilled Lizard – Chlamydosaurus Kingii ' six photographs of the lizard with folding umbrella like neck


The Amateur Athletic Associations Championships at Stamford Bridge, and Henley Regatta:

' Final of the 100 Yards – E. L. Page of Blackheath ' and others

' 440 Yards – G. L. Rampling of Milocarian AC '

' The Half Mile – T. Hampson '

' 120 Yards Hurdles – Lord Burghley and Others '

' Challenge Cup at Henley – London rowing Club A Crew and Thames Rowing Club A Crew '

' Henley – The Duchess of York Presenting the Prize to The Winner of the Diamond Challenge Sculls, R. Pearce of The Leander Boat Club of Hamilton in Canada ' and others – later Queen Elizabeth w/o George VI


Wimbledon Tennis Championships -:

' Semi Final of the Mens Singles – S. B. Wood of USA Steps Over the Net to Shake Hands with F. J. Perry ' – info. Fred Perry – Sidney " Sid " Wood

' Semi Final Round Mens Singles – F. X. Shields of the USA – J. Borotra of France – Walking onto the Court ' – info. Jean Robert Borotra

' F. X. Shields Nursing His Injured Leg in the Semi Final ' – info. Francis Xavier ( Frank ) Shields

' The Ladies Doubles – Mlle Metaxa of France and Mlle J. Sigart of Belgium – Mrs D. C. Shepherd-Barron and Miss P. E. Mudford ' – info. Doris Metaxa – Josan Sigart – Dorothy Cunliffe Shepherd-Barron - Phyllis Mudford

' The Mens Doubles – J. Van Ryn of the USA and G. M. Lott of the USA ' a photograph of Van Ryn in mid air with Lott watching on – info. John Van Ryn -

' Womens Singles Final – Fraulein H. Krahwinkel Pauses for a Much Needed Drink ' and others including a young boy in a peaked cap looking after the drinks – info. Hildegard ( Hilde ) Krahwinkel

' Womens Singles – Fraulein Cilly Aussem – Fraulein Krahwinkel ' the women shaking hands

Full page


'… "Rolling with the Engine Running Slowly" - An Artist's Retrospect of Experiences in an Aeroplane ' a wonderful full page from a drawing by H. J. Moser

' Photographs of The Earth As Seen From An Aeroplane ' five photographs


Exhibition of Byzantine Art in Paris:

' 12c Lapis Lazuli Plaque in Relief Frothe Treasure of St Denis ' both sides

' Portrait Head 3c from Palmyra '

' 6c Silver Plate Found in the Dauphine of France '

' 12c Steatite Relief of St John Chrysotom '

' 12c Steatite Relief Reive of St Demetrius '

' Lion heads in Rock Crystal Probably Carved in Anatolia 5c '

' 14c Byzantine painting on Silk of St Just from Trieste Cathedral '


1914 –Ships of the British Squadron Visiting Kiel Harbour with an Airship Above Them '

' Loss of the British Submarine Poseidon After the Collison with the Chinese Steamer Yuta Twenty Miles North off Wei-hei-Wei – A Survivor Being Brought Miel Aboard HMS Cumberland '

' The Loss of the Poseidon – Memorial Service on HMS Medway at Wei-Hai-Wei – Survivors in the First Two Ranks '

' A Courtesy of the British Naval Visit to Kiel – Hoisting The British Flag I na German War Ship '

' HM Cruiser "Dorsetshire " and HM Cruiser Norfolk Entering Kiel Harbour – The First British Naval Visit Since the War '

' Hoisting the German Naval Flag on HMS Dorsetshire '

' The Great Bed of Ware – The Headboard '  .

' The Great Bed of War – Referred to by Shakespeare in Twelfth Night '


Authors:

' Mr W. Stanley Sykes '

' Mr A. J. Cronin '

' Mr Alan Thomas '

' Mr David Garnett '

' Mr Adrian Alington '


' Edinburgh - King George V and Queen Mary in a Procession Passing the General Post Office '

' The King and Queen Arrive at St Giles Cathedral '


World News:

' A Nazi in Forbidden Uniform – A Sentry Before the Brown House at Munich '

' Submarine Rescue in thye US Navy – A Buoy Designed to Be Sent Up fro a Sunken Submarine '

' Inside a Chamber of the Rescue Buoy ' the caption makes ref. to the Davis Apparatus used in the HM Submarine Poseidon disaster

' Nelsons Historic Flag Ship – HMS Victory As Represented by a Model at Southsea '

' University Cricket Match at Lords – A. Ratcliffe Scoring '

' The Hoover Plan in Paris (War Debts) – M. Flandin – M. Briand – Mr Walter Edge The American Ambassador – Mr Mellon – M. Francois Poncet '

' Mme Ida Rubinstein's Season at Covent Garden ' scene from D'Annuzio's Le Martyre de Saint Sebastien


Colour Supplement:

' Ladies and Gypsies – A Joyous Dance In Spain Painted by W. Russell Flint ARA ' a colour print (hp) on a full page with text

' The Long Gallery at Burton Constable - From the Picture by Frederick Elwell ARA – Produced By Courtesy of the Owner F. H. Pyman ' double page colour print

' For Health and Fitness – palate The New Orange Drink From Schweppes ' a wonderful full page colour print showing a woman athlete running, on a black background - Advert – info. there is a slight bleedthrough of the opposite pages image


Personalities of the Week

' The University Cricket match at Lords: Cambridge Team – A. Ratcliffe – D. M. Parry – D. R. Wilcox – K. Farnes – J. G. W. Davies – J. T. H Comber – J. C. Christopherson – A. H. Fabian = A. G. Hazlerigg – G. D. Kemp-Welch – R. H. C. Human – F. R. Brown – Davis '

' The University Cricket match at Lords: Oxford Tea – T. M. Hart – D. G. Raikes – R. S. G Scott – H. G. Owen-Smith – F. G. H. Chalk – W. O'B Lindsay – B. W. Hone - The Naweb of Pataudi – A. Melville – E. M. Wellings – W. H. Bradshaw '

' Sir William Waterlow – Dies aged 60 '

' General Sir Neville Lyttelton – Dies Aged 85 '

' Sir William Har Dyke - Died aged 93 '

' Miss Margery Hoyle MA – Appointed Assistant Keeper in the Department of Manuscripts British Museum '

' Mister D. Macleod Wright – Winner of the Marathon at The AAA Championships at Stamford Bridge '

' Cambridge University Air Squadro at Camp at Old Sarum ' with their machine

' The Duke of Aosta – Died Aged 62 '


' The Great Municipal Swimming Pool of Budapest with Artificially Created Waves ' a wonderful double page showing the crowded and ornate swimming pool


Sculpture Masterpieces by Auguste Rodin at the Leicester Galleries in London:

' LA Fatigue '

' Ugolin '

' J. B. Rodin ' his father

' Esculape '

' George Bernard Shaw '

' Devant La Mer '

' Danaide '

Full page with article


' Used on the Occasion of Human Sacrifices in Benin, Bronze Figure with Long Head Dress – To Be Auctioned at Messrs Foster of 54 Pall Mall SWI '

' A 16c Bronze Plaque Cast in Relief From a Ju-Ju House in Benin – To Be Auctioned at Fosters …'


Art:

' Roman Bridge at Narni by Lord Berners '

' Castle of Montegufoni Near Florence by Lord Berners '

' Children with Musical instruments by F. H. Drouais – A Triangle – A Hurdy Gurdy – Tambourine ' Castanets '

' Three Children Making Houses with Cards – by F. H. Drouais c1650 '


' Theatre – "Late Night Final" at The Phoenix Theatre – Miss Louise Hampton – Miss Molly Johnson – Mister Percy Parsons – Miss Pamela Henry May – Mister Raymond Massey – Miss Carol Goodner ' play about the American Tabloid Newspaper Journalism


' Boston In Lincolnshire – Anglo American Friendship:

' St Botolphs Church With Its Famous Tower The Boston Stump '

' The Boston Stump ' evening view

' TheChancel of St Botolphs Church '

' Bostons Link With the Illustrated London News – Monument to Mr Herbert Ingram '


Collectors page – European Lacquer: ' Bureau of c1700 ' – two photographs, open and shut

' Madame Blanchard La Marechale de Muys by Sir Joshura Reynolds ' full page advert for Spink and Son of King Street, St James's London  .

' A View of Dunoon in Scotland '

' The Brig o' Balgownie Over the River Don nr Aberdeen '

' Harta Corrie a Ravine in the Cuillin Mountains on the Isle of Skye '

' Sanatogen tonic Food ' advert

' Martells Cordon Bleu – Dbrandy ' full page advert

' Hitting the Trail in Australia ' from a sketch byJohn Harris ' travel advert for The Australian National Travel Association

' Oxford Zoo at Gosford – A Lion in A Spacious Cage '

' Sterling Silver Engine Turned Cigarette Box – Sugar Dredger – Tea Set etc ' full page advert for Goldsmith and Silversmith Co.

' Thornycroft Motor Boat ' advert

' Cerebos Salt ' advert

' Black and White Scotch Whisky and Buchanan's Liqueur ' full page advert

' B Plus – Anglo Persian Oil Co Ltd ' hp advert showing sequential comical sketches or cartoons

' Lake Coniston – Motorists With Their S.V. Morris Minor Saloon Enjoying the View '

' 20-25hp Rollsy Royce Supplied to Captain Oliver Bird MC '

' New Ford 24hp Cabriolet ' full page advert for The Ford Motor Company

' On Monte Carlo Beach '

' Austin Reeds of Regent Street – A Louis XIV Room ' full page furniture advert

' Chess Problem by Ernest Irving '

' Carr's of Carlisle Chocolate Gondola Assorted ' biscuit advert

' Lactogen Baby Milk ' advert

' Douglas Stuart – Stuart House, 162 Shaftesbury Ave London – Famous House for Credit Accounts, Tote or SP ' full page advert, a drawing in red and blue, showing the building in Shaftesbury Avenue – back page

' The Story of Casanova ' full page advert for Britannia and Eve

' Vi Spring Mattress of Victoria Rd Willesden Junction NW10 ' advert

' The Flying Scotsman LNER ' advert

' Two Policemen and a Gentleman in Handcuffs ' a full page advert for Abdulla Cigarettes, a comical sketch drawn by Nerman and comical verse by F. R. Holmes – drawing by Einar Nerman the Swedish artist

The Okapi Photographed at Home by a Photographer in a Hog's Skin in Its Natural Habitat – By Cornelius P. Bezuidenhout

Our Note Book Page by G. K. Chesterton – Gilbert Keith Chesterton

The First Naval Battle Completely Depicted – S Series of Paintings: Battle of Texel – By Professor Geoffrey Callender

Science Page by W. P. Pycraft – The First Living Hoatzin Seen in England ( Bird )

'Exhibition of Byzantine Art – By Stanley Casson

"Heading Straight for Disaster" – An Appreciation of "Naval Operations; Volume Five 1917 to Armistice" – By Sir Henry Newbolt – page by LPH

Books Reviewed

theatre Page by G. F. H.  .

Collectors Page by Frank Davis

Boating Page by Commander G. C. E. Hampden RN

Motoring Page – by H. Thornton Rutter

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Mister Gandhi on a Visit to The Viceroy In Delhi ' full front page photograph of Mahatma Gandhi holding a book and pen

' The Indian Settlement – Lord Irwin the Viceroy of India '

' The Snow Storm in London – At Tower Bridge When The Storm Was at Its Height ' photograph showing pedestrians, vans and a horse drawn cart

' The Snowstorm in London – Snow Balling in Trafalgar Square '

' The England v. Scotland Womens Womens International Hockey Match – Scottish Pipers Leading the Teams on to The Field at Merton Abbey '

' The US Naval Airship " Los Angeles " Attached to a Mooring Mast on The USS "Patoka" AO-9 off Panama '

' Berlin - A War Memorial to the Carrier Pigeons of Germany '

' Brussels – Inauguration of the War Memorial to the Carrier Pigeons of Belgium Attended by the Duc of Brabant '

' Ambulance Team in the Alps – Party of Skiers Bringing in The Injured Italian Duc de la Verdura After an Accident at St Moritz '

' London – Water From Fire Floats Playing on Butlers Wharf, Tower Bridge, Covered with Icicles '

' A Baby Okapi Introduced to Lady May Cambridge at the Buta Mission in the Belgian Congo '

' The North West Frontier of India – A British Armoured Car Coming Out of Action, with Two Shell Burst in the Distance '

' Cape Town in South Africa – Great Crowds Waiting for in Adderley Street '

' The Passage of HMS Nelson During her Passage of The Panama Canal ' the warship in a very tight lock


Personalities of the Week Page:

' University Sports, The Cambridge Team – B. H. Page – K. W. Martin – E. G. Legon – C. K. Thacker – J. D. Wade – E. Cawston – J. O. Fielding – C. E. Elliott – D. W. Price – J. St. L. Thornton – J. N. Mason – J. E. robins – P. B. B. Ogilvie – F. T. Horan – R. M. N. Tisdall (President) – T. P. Moll – T. B. L. Bryan – R. K. Brown – E. W. Denison – C. W. Benson '

' University Sports, The Oxford Team – A. H. W. P. Norton – J. G. Barnes – R. B. Peacock – R. P. Bayly – L. F. York – P. T. Miller – N. B. Smellie – S. H. Skinner – C. W. Lowry – S. M. B. Wansey – E. W. G. Goodwillie – W. G. Kalaugher – H. S. Townend (Pres.) – J. F Cornes – H. C. Koch – F. Jacquard-Smith – C. G. Mabey – W. L. Lang – G. A. Haig - M. Miel – R. C. Swingler – G. T. Honniball – J. P. Scott '

' University Sports – R. M. Tisdall of Cambridge Putting the Weight at Stamford Bridge ' shot

' The Rev. G. Vale Owen Author of "the Life Beyonfd the Vale" dies aged 61… '

' John Francis Stanley, Second Earl Russell dies aged 65 …' aka Frank Russell

' The Third Earl Russell – The Hon. Bertrand Russell '

' The Rt. Hon. Winston Churchill and Lord Brentford on the Platform at a Meeting of The " Brutalism " in Russian Prison Camps Meeting in the Albert Hall '

' The Late Viscount Galway – George Monckton-Arundell '

' Mr A. Duff Cooper the Official Conservative Candidate in The St George's Westminster By Election ' him sitting in his office with a wax mask of his wife Lady Diana on his desk

' Sir Ernest Petter the Independent Conservative Candidate in the By Election '


Art DIscoveries:

' Work of the Italian Master Piero di Cosimo – "Parnassus", Bought By an Art Dealer at A Castle in Ireland … Recently Brought to Light in Vienna '

' A Newly Found Rembrandt – " Bathsheba Adorning Herself " Bought By an Art Dealer at A Castle in Ireland …'

' Rembrandts Signature and the Date 1637 on the Bathsheba Painting '

' A Water Colour Probably painted by Eyre Crowe of Thackeray During The Novelits Visit to America '


The New Zealand Earthquake – Napier:

' An Aerial View of the Town of Napier, The Sea Front and Town Beyond '

' A Damaged Street in Napier – A Family With Four Young Children, Including a Boy with Bandaged Head ' and others

' At Napier - Sailors from British War Ships Conveying Explosives in a Cart for the Demolition of Dangerous Buildings '

' The Ruins of the Technical College at Napier Where Twenty Students Are Said to Have perished …'

' Napier - A Wrecked Building on the Marine Parade …'

' The New Presbyterian Church of St Paul at Napier – A Roofless Shell …'

' At Napier - The Front of a Private Hospital Left Standing Tilted Backwards and Supported by The Back Which Fell forward '

' The Remains of a Shop and Tea Rooms at Hastings with the Front Ripped Off …'

' The Wrecked Empire Hotel in Shakespeare Road Napier …'

' TheWreckage of the Masonic Hotel at Napier …'

' Rescue Work on the Ruins of the Nurses Home at Napier Where Six Nurses Were Taken Out Alive From the Debris …'

' At Hastings Inland From Napier – The Wrecked Post Office Clock Tower …'

' At Taradale near Hastings – The Statue of the Virgin Fallen at the Marist Fathers Seminary Where Sutdents and Priests Lost Lives ..'

' Napier - The Crowded Marine Parade Along The Water Front Where Hundreds of People Spent the Night '

' Roads Rendered Useless - A Subsidence Along the Old Course of the Te Awa River Showing ZigZag Fissures '

' The Napier Cricket Ground … '

' The Strange Effrect of the Earthquake on the Port Ahuriri Railway '

' Napier Quayside – Smashed Jetties and Woodwork; With HMS Veronica in the Background …'

' Near Napier – Huge Cracks in a Road Which Isolated The Town '

' An Outbreak of Fire Among Wreckage at Hastings After the First Shocks '

aka Hawke's Bay Earthquake


Models of Exltinct Animals in Landscape Settings:

' A Glyptodon – Ancestor of the Armadillo …'

' Bipefal Dinosaur, A Ceratosaurus Eating The Carcasses of Apatosaurus '

' The Gigantic Diplodocus '

' A Dinosaur with Bony Backbone - A Stegosaurus Found in Jurassic Rocks '

' The Sabre Tooth of Pliocene and Pleistocene Times – Machaerodus '

' Pair of Styracosaurus '

' Hunted by Early Man in Argentina – Megatherium, Giant Ground Sloths '

' Two Young Bulls – The Uintatherium '

' An Iguaodon '

' A Three Horned Dinosaur with Bony Neck Frill – ThreeTriceratops '

' Primitive Ungulates – Phenacodus at a Waterhole '

' Pair of Arsinoitherium from the Fayum in Egypt '

Double page – Photographs by Camerascopes-Mondiale


' Kirkstall Abbey by Thomas Girtin '

The Kinema:

' The Spectacular Film of the Oklahoma Land Rush – Site Seekers Ready for the Start in "Cimarron ".. '

Scene from "Outward Bound" Banned by the British Board of Film Censors … Mister Leslie Howard – Douglas Fairbanks Jun. – Helen Chandler – Alison Skipworth – Beryl Mercer – Montague Love


Scenes in the Andes -:

' A Ravine with Huge Ice Walls '

' Ice Formations - Seen by the Prince of Wales and Prince George During Flights Over Chile '

' A Man Sitting on a Mushroom Like Formation, A Rock Supported on a Stalk of Ice '

' Great Rocks Poised on Pillars of Ice in the Higher Andes '

' Upper Regions of the Cordillera de Los Andes in Chile – A Hunter Holding Two Viscachas '

' A Shepherd and his Flock of Goats …'


Excavations at Apamea in Syria -:

A Double page plus of photographs, with two reconstructions, by Professor F. Mayence of the Belgian Archaeological Expedition


Drawing of Modern Persia ( Iran ) by Fred Richards RE -:

' The Koran Gate at Shiraz '

' The Door to a Mosque Garden at Nishapur Containing the Nameles and Dilapidated Tomb of Omar Khayyam '

' The Shems El Imaret – A Palace in Teheran Where the Shah of Persia Holds Public Audiences '

Spring Fashions from Burberry – Swan and Edgar – Shoes at Dolcis – Robert Heath – Harvey Nicoll – Liberty's - Double page

Collectors Page:

George IV as Prince of Wales - Engraving by J. Collyer

' Stipple Engraving of MRs Fitzherbert by Collyer After Russell '

' Engraved Portrait of Samuel Pepys by R. White after Kneller '

' Mezzotint of Mrs Ellen Gwynn or Nell Gwynn '


' Barclay's London Lager ' full page advert

' Bentley Car – From Jack Barclay of 12a George St Hanover Sq WI ' advert

' Burberry Raincoat ' advert

' Envoy Model Sandard and Ensign Six Cars ' >

Vauxhall Melton Two Seater – Property of Mr Edwin Salomon of Burma '

' Rolls Royce ' advert showing the "Spirit of Ecstasy" emblem

' Austin Sixteen Burnham Saloon Car ' full page advert

' Miss Nellie Wallace the Comedienne and her 16hp Sunbeam '

' A Cabriolet De Ville on an 8 Litre Bentley Chassis '

' The Australia hotel at Sydney NSW ' hotel advert, outline drawing

' Vi-Spring Mattress ' advertThe SS France at Full Steam – A Transatlantic Service from Plymouth to New York '

' An "Eton" Hat by Harvey Nicoll's of Regent St '

' Discover Australia ' Travel advert

' P and O Cruises ' advert for P&O

' Mrs Vera Wheatley – Author '

' Mr Anthony Richardson – Author '

' Miss Nora Stevenson – Author '

' Mr Robert Craig – Author '

' Miss Eliot Bliss – Author '

' The Benguela Railway Lobito Bay ' map, advert

' Kinmel School Denbighshire ' advert

' Speclettes by Theodore Hamblin, sispensing Opticians of Wigmore Street ' advert

' Falmouth – A View of the Sea Front '

' View of Bolt Head Near Salcomber in Devon '

' Torquay Harbour from Vane Hill '

' Beach at Newquay '#

' The Witch's Chamber at Wookey Hole Cave ' small advert

' Tregenna Castle Hotel St Ives in Cornwall ' advert

' A Cave in Wookey Hole ' photograph

' Manor hous Hotel at Moretonhampstead in Devon ' advert

' Old Roman Baths at Bath '

' Paignton in Devon ' a drawing of women diving from a platform int the sea – half page advert

' Quayside at Penzance '

' St Austell Bay Hotel, Par in cornwall ' advert

' Teignmouth ' advert fr GWR

' The Beach at Teignmouth '

' Looe in Cornwall '

' New Seasons Gowns fro Swan and Edgar ' advert

'Phyllis Earle Hair Salons ' advert showing a drawing of the head of a woman in an art deco style

' Green Lawn Mowers ' advert

' Wrights Coal Tar Soap ' advert

' The " Snap " Hat from henry Heath of 105-109 Oxford St London

' Rowlands Macassar Oil ' advert

' Aquascutum Weatherproof Raincoat ' advert

' Jig-Saw Puzzles – Trooping the Colour – from A.V. N. Jones of 64 Fore Street London ' advert

' CAV Car Battery ' advert

' Liberty Cretonnes Wallpaper – The Highclere Design by Liberty and Co. of Regent St ' advert

' Italy ' drawing by Havas for a travel advert

Our Note Book Page by G. K. Chesterton

' A French View of Disarmament: A Reply to the "Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung's Assertions – A Note Upon the Article by Colonel A Grasset in L'Illustration Reive– with two tables showing comparative figures entitled "Europe in Arms, According to the Reckoning of the Berliner Illustrirte Zeitung" and "Europe I nArms, According to the Figures of Colonel A Grasset of France …"

The Earthquake in New Zealand

Books of the Day by Charles E. Byles

Cinema page by Michael Orme includes Charles Chaplin's "City Lights" - - - "Tell England"

The Mysterious Ruins of Apamea by Professor F. Mayence, Conservateur de la Section des Antiquities Grecques et Romaines, Musees Royales, Brussels

Collectors Page by Frank Davis

Two Views of AfricaL: Panramic and Microscopic – Being an Appreciation of "Africa View" by Julian Huxley and Carl Akeley's "Africa" - By Mary L. Jobe Akeley

Car Column by H. Thornton Rutter

Chess Problem by Ernest Irving

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' IN the Garden of His Tientsin Residence -Mister Henry Pu Yi Ex Emperor of China - The Ex Empress - Lord and Lady Willingdon - Mr R. F. Johnston ' Full front page photograph - info. the Ex Empress was daughter of Jung Yuan - Empress Wan Rong - Tianjin

' Chinese Recruits Being Taught the Goose Step ...'

' Northern China - Coffins by the Roadside ' bodies of stangers never to be interred since they may one day be claimed by relatives

' A Chinese Baby ' toddler

' A Funeral Procession in China - A Paper Staff Officer and a Paper Motor Car Among the Effigies to be Burnt at the Grave of a Chinese General '

' China - A P'Aitze on a FRozen Creek, A Slege Puntred by A Steel Shod Pole ...'

' China - A Notice Board with An Order to Divert dhinese Troops from a Cul De Sac Written in English and Chinese '

' Miniature Reproduction of a Cecil Aldin Plate - A Figure of Fun ' dog dressed up while two fox terriers look on


The Corsica Brigands -:

' The Fringe of a Pine Forest in the Asinao Valley Corsica '

' Clouds Pouring Over the Main Watershed - A Remarkable Phenomenon in the Corsican Brigand Country ...' .

' A House Belonging to the Notorious Bandit Spada Known as the Terror of the Maquis - In the Mountains Near Calcateggio ...'

' One of the Armoured Cars Mounted with Machine Guns Taking Part in the French Operations against The Brigands of Corsica ...'

' The Corsican Brigand - Andre Spada '

' Modern Corsican Brigands - Bartole KJilled in a Private Quarrel and Bornea and Ex Gendarme Hunted by French Troops '

' Romanetti - Killed by a Personal Enemy in 1926 '

Full page


' A Medallion Window of the 13c at the Victoria and Albert Museum - Possibly St Lawrence ...'


News of the Week in Pictures:

' Armistice Night at the Albert Hall - King George V - Queen Mary - and Others in the Royal Box '

' Signor Mussoline Reviewing Troops in Rome - The Duce with the Minister of War in the Viale Dei Paroli ...'

' The Betrothal Ceremonies of The Heir Apparent of Hyderabad and His Brother - H.H. Nawabzada Azam Jah - Princess Durru Shehvar - TheEx Caliph - Princess Nilufar - POrince Muazzam Jah ' and others

' Betrothal of the Nizams Son at Nice - The Heir Apparent - Nawabzada Jah - Princess Durru Shehvar - Daughter of the Ex Caliph, Princess Nilufar and Muazzam Jah '

' Opening of the New HMV STudios at St Johns Wood - Sir Edward Elgar - Sir Walford Davies - Sir Landon Ronald - Mr Bernard Shaw ' info. His Masters Voice

' Prince of Wales Opens an Extension to the Cripples home at Stoke on Trent - Inaugurating a Memorial to the Late Viscountess Ednam Who Was Killed inthe Meopham AirDisaster ' Prince Edward later Edward VIII


The Sven Hedin Expedition in Central Asia -

' The Gobi Desert - Cooking Holes of the Mongols near Hutyertu Gol in Inner Mongolia '

' A Camp Cooking Stove as used by the Chinese ...'

' The Ruins of Khara Khoto in the Gobi Desert - A City of Inner Mongolia '

' TheBattlements of Khara Khoto '

' Sand Swept Khara Khoto Ruined City of Inner Mongolia Overwhelmed by the Gobi Desert '

' Rock Cut Temples at Beseklik in Sinkiang ...'

' A Closer View of One of the Remarkable Rock Temples at Beseklik ....'


Syrian Art Treasures - Discoveries at Ras Shamra and Minet el Beida -:

' Lion Head in Paste and Figure of a Sacred Cow in Bronze '

' A Rhyton or Drinking Vase in the Form of a Fish Found in the Royal Necropolis at Minet el Beida ...'

' Thr Tall Observation tower at the Excavations - a Mode of Supervising the Worik of 250 Natives, Soldiers and Prisoners '

' Some of the Designs of Very Fine Cylinder Seals in Hematite found at Minet el Beida and Ras Shamra ...'

' Eighty Large jars Arranged in Rows Still in Situ as Discovered at Minet el Beida on thr Syrian Coast ...'

' The Jars Which Must Have Originally Held Wine or Oil - With Mlle Odile Schaeffer the Daughter of the Archaeologist Directing the Excavations, Sitting Beside Them ' a little girl next to the Vases

' Pottery of the Mycenean Style Found in the Royal Necropolis ...'

' Part of thre Toilet Service of a Syrian Princess of the 13c BC ...'

' Two Rhytons in Cretan Mycenean Stele 14c BC ... '

' Painted Vase in Mycenean Style ...For Use as a Rhyton ...'

' Two Rhytons in Cretan Style showing a Naturalistic Octopus Design ...' .

' Peculiar Gourd Shaped Vessel ...'

' Bronze AGe Weapons fro mNorthern Syria Probably Made FromCopper From Cyprus - Daggers etc '

' Curious Figurines ...'

' The Toilet Service of an Elegant Lady of the 13c BC ,,,'

' Perfume Vases ...'

' Stone Built Enclosure with Funnel Shaped Stone Vats ...'

' Ivories of the 14c BC ...'

' Alabaster Vases ... Part of the Funerary Deposit of a Princess ...'

' The Goddess of Love on Gold Pendants ...'


' The Young Crown Prince Asfaou Wosan Heir to the Emperor of Ethiopia in Full Military Uniform ' Full page

' The Mackerel Scomber Scombrus ...'

' Tail of the Mackerel ...'

' The Ocean Bonito Katsuwonus Pelamys ...'


Personalities of the Week:

' Professor W. A. S. Hewins - Famous Economist Dies ...'

' The Late Lord Dalmeny Who Died of Blood Poisoning at Oxford at Oxford Where he was an Undergraduate '

' The New Lord Dalmeny - The Countess of Rosebery with Her Son NEil Archibald Primrose aged 2 '

' New Postmaster General - Sir Kingsley Wood '

' Herr Kreisler and His Terrier " Rex " - Who Died Last Week (dog) ' Fritz Kreisler was a violinist

' Admiral Kelly Commander of the China Squadron in Japan with Naval Minister of Japan ' - info. Baron Kiyokazu Abo

' Sir Martin Conway '

' Sir Robert Newman '

' Marshal Lyautey 's Visit - At Victoria Station with Others '

' Rister L. Campbell Taylor RA '

' Mr F.L. M. Griggs RA '

' Mr Augustine Courtauld of the Watkins Expedition ...'

' The Rev. Dr H. A. James the President of St Johns College Oxford Dies ...'

' The Late Lord Delamere ' .

' The Late General Sir W. E. Peyton ... '

' Miss WIsh Wynne Died AGed 49 '

Full page


The World of the Kinema -:

Three Scenes from " Men Like These " - The British Submarine story


' The Loss of Mine Sweeper HMS Petersfield Which Ran Ashore Off the Chinese Coast ' before

' Sir Malcolm Campbell Driving a 1903 Rolls Royce - Holder of The World Land speed Record inthe Old Crocks Run ...'

' Princess Mary's New Home - 32 Green Streeet - The Mayfair house Which The Princess and The Earl of Harewood Will Occupy ...'

' The Prince of Wales Inaugurating the Buy British Campaign Miel at the Birmingham Studio of the BBC ...' later Edward VIII

' The Duke of Connaught " Talkied " at Sidmoth - His Royal Highness Appealing to the Public to Winter in England ...'

' Honour to the Heroes of a Great Disasdter - The Unveiling of the Rye Lifeboat Mamorial ' memorial to seventeen lifeboatmen who drowned in a storm


' Mr Runciman Announcing the Proposed Powers to Enable the Board of Trade to Check Certain Imports Entering the Country - The Scene in the House ' a wonderful double page from a drawing by Steven Spurrier

' The Flags that Led to their Rescue: TheThree Americans - Captain Elmer Palliser - Mr Paul Stachwick - Mr Gordon Brawner Who Were Cast Ashore from the Yawl " Westwind " Wrecked on Cocos Island in the Pacific '

' Where the Three Castaways Lived for Six Months in " Robinson Crusoe " FAshion - The Shack on Cocos Island '

' Mister Eric Kennington At Work in a New Medium at Stratford - Sculpture in Brickwork '

' A Short Cut for the Simplon Orient Express - A Bridge Over the Danube ...'

' Ther League of Nations - Council Meeting in Paris to Discuss the Dispute Between China and Japan ...'

' The Gales - A Typical Damaged Bungalow at Shoreham on the South Coast '

' Huge Seas Breaking Against a House at Winchelsea During the Storm on the South Coast '

' Irish Girls Mixing Counterfois for the Manchester November Handicap Draw for the Irish Hospitals Sweepstake ' full page

' Roman Mosaic Floor uncovered on the Site of Verulamium ' st Albans

' Head of a God at Verulamium ...'

' The Wild Ox of Burma - A Herd of Saing - A bull Calf - A YOung Bull and Fully Mature Bull ' full apge photograph by E.H. Peacock


The Etiquette of a Cup of Tea in Japan -:

' The Stone Basin With Running Water and a Dipper - A Halting Place in a Miniature Garden ...'

' The Entrance to the Tea Room Showing Wooden Clogs Outside ...'

' An Arbour for Guests to Retire to Before Ceremonially Taking the Tea - A Resting Place for Smoking and Chatting ...'

' The Outside of the Yoritsuki or Waiting Room ...'

' Cermonious Preliminaries to Making Tea - a Japanese Tea Master Pouring Hot Water into His Tea bowl ...'

' A Japanese Hostess Welcomes the Guests at Her Tea Party ...'

' A Much Prized Gons Used in the Japanes Ceremony of Taking Tea ...'

' A Tea Bowl ...'

' A Japanese Hostess Receiving Back the Tea Caddy ...'


' Petrol from Coal - How We Could Produced All the Petrol We Need by the Hydrogenation Process - A Possible Industry that Would Employ 65000 Men - Home Production of Petrol from Coal ...' a wonderful double page diagrammitacal drawing by " Our Speial ARtist G. H Davis at the Billingham Works of Imperial Chemical Industries Ltd " ( ICI ) - the wonderful diagram shows the process at an experimental plant at Billingham on Tees


Art:

' The Annunciation by Jan Van Eyck '

' Philip Lord Wharton by Van Dyck '

' Portrait of Helena Fourment by Rubens '

' TheAdoration of the Magi by Botticelli '

' Portrait of Innocent X by Velasquez '

' The Madonna and Child with Beardless St Jospeh by Raphael '

' Helena Rubens ( Helena Fourment ) and Her Daughter by Rubens '

' A Polish Nobleman by Rembrandt '

' A North Country sportsman of thed Thirties: Ralph John Lambton of Merton House Durham with Hounds - by Elder John Ferneley 1832 '

' ANEpic Figure of A country Gentleman - John Levett Hunting at Wychnor Staffs by James Ward 1817 '

' John Jackson The Prize Ring Champion of England by Ben MArshal ' boxer


' Wheat and Chaff ' full page advert for the Union Government Travel Bureau of 73 Strand, London WC2

' The Star Combined Boiler and Gas Cooking Range - - The Hotspur Domestic Boiler ' advert .

' Courtaulds Dress and Lingerie Fabrics ' a full page fashion advert - a sketch showing a fashionable lady in a dress

' Silver King Golf Balls In Mesh and Recess MArkings - The Silvertown Co. ' advert'

' Speclettes from Thodore Hamblin Ltd Dispensing Opticians ' advert

' The Esse Stove from SMith and Wellstood of Bonnybridge Scotland ' advert

' Players No 3 ' cigarette advert

' An Austin Twelve " Six " Saloon in Mill St Warwick '

' C. Brandauer Circular Pointed Pens ' advert

' Chilprufe Underwear for Men ' advert

' Chess Problem Conducted by Ernest Irving '

' Gas Fire - British Commercial Gas Assoiation of 28 Grosvenor Gardens London ' advert

' Wrights Coal Tar Soap ' advert

' A Book of Dragons by Alfred Leete ' full page advert for a book, christmas idea for children

' Bed Time is Benger Time ' full page advert for childrens food


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

The Mentalities of the Japanese and The Chinese - The Responsible and Irresponsible

Our Note Book by G. K. Chesterton

Books of the Day by Charles E. Byles - One Mans Road by Arthur Waugh - - - ALl In a Lifetime by R. D. Blumenfeld

The Conquest of Asia - Being an Appreciation of "Across the Gobi Desert " by Sven Hedin - Page By CKA

A New Chapter in Ancient History - Discoveries at Ras shamra and Minet el Beida - By Professor F. A. C. Schaeffer Chief of the French Archeological Mission to Ras Shamra and Curator of Prehistoric Museum of Strasbourg

The World of Science: Fish - The Bonito and The Mackerel by W. P. Pycraft .

The World of the Kinema by Michael Orme

What is Lacking in the World? by Signor Guglielmo Ferrero

A Page for Collectors by Frank Davis

The World of Music by W. J. Turner - Dame Ethel Smyth and Einstein - - - The Haydn Centenary

Review - A Book of Dragons

Chronicle of the Car by H. Thornton Rutter


 


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' Mr Bert Hinkler The Australian Airman Demonstrating His Magnificent Atlantic Flight at Hanworth Air Park England ' Full front page photograph - showing a map of his flight on a huge board - info. he flew in a Gipsy III Puss Moth from Brazil to West Africa

' The Duchess of York on a Visit to the British Home and hospital for Incurables at Streatham - A Patient Presenting Her With a Bouquet ' - info. later Queen Elizabeth wife of George VI - nee Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon

' The Right Hon. Lord Sankey - The Lord Chancellor - a Portrait by Oswald Birley '


The Chinese Civil War and The Fight with the Japanese

' Chinese Infantry of General Ma Chang Shan's Armyo nThe Nonni River inNorthern Manchuria '

' General Ma CHang Shans Cavalry Raiding the right Flandk of Gerneral Chang Hai-Feng 's forces ' .

' Chinese Artillery and A Japanese Reconnoitring Aeroplane Above - In Position near the Nonni Bridge '

' A Battery of Artillery near the Nonni Bridge '

' Two Reginments of General Ma Chang Shans Troops on Arrival at Tsitsihar '

' Troops of General Ma Under Fire ...'

' Fighting Between Rival Chinese Leaders Generals Ma Chang Shan and Chang Hai Feng '

' A Typical Chinese Soldier with Infantry in Action in the Background ..'

Double page


World Events:

' Transferring an Old Church to a New Site 150 Metres Away - The Church Being Moved on Rails in a Pianazzo Street in Italy '

' Gas Drill - Men of the Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry Wearing Their New Gasmasks '

' An Aeroplane That Can FAll to Earth Safely When DIsabled By Means of Parachutes - Mr James E. Bradley of Chicago ' there are two men in the picture and I presume one of them could be the man named above but not certain

' The Aeroplane ( as above) MAking a parachute Descent ...'

' The Dismantling of the R 100 Airship - Workmen Breaking up the R100 at Messrs Elton Levy and Co. '

' An Unknown Mass by Mozart Discovered in Baden and Signed in 1776 ...' found by the Director orf Music at Baden

' Montacute House near Yeovil - Acquired for Preservation by the National Trust ..'

' Cyprus - The Acting Commissioner of the Nicosia District Reading the Kings Letter Patent Dissolving the Legislative Council '

' A Drawing Included in a German 15c Folio Which Sold for £2300 - "A Man Showing thr Intestines and Various Ways in Which a Body an Be injured".. '

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' The First Glider to Take off From Water - at The Welsh Harp Hendon '

' The Motorless Flying Boat - Two Seater Glider Before its Successful Test Flight ...'

' The Glider Flying Boat Over The Welsh Harp Waters Piloted by Mr C. H. Lowe Wylde '

' The coronation of the Sultan of Johore's Scottish Consort - The Sultana, former Mrs Helen Wilson Seated Beside her Husband During the Ceremony '

' The New County School for Boys at Dover Opened by Prince George on 9 Dec '

' The ONly Perfect Copy Known of thr First Edition of T. Lodge's Rosalynde 1590 Which Gave Shakespeare the Groundplan for As You Lit It - Sold at a Sotheby Sale ...'


Personalities of the Week:

' The University Rugby Match Oxford Fifteen - F. L. Hovde - V. G. J.Jenkins - T. L. Tanner - R. R. McGibbon - F. D. Russell-Roberts - E. S> Nicholson - K. W.J. Jones - S. G. Osler - J. A. Adamson - W. E. Henley - N. K. Lamport - W. Roberts (Capt) - W. A. H. Druitt - D. H. Swayne - P. C. Minns '

' The University Rugby Match Cambridge Fifteen - W. O. H. Collins - R. B. Jones - J. G. Watherston - W. J. Leather - H. B. L. Johnstone - W. H. Leather - J. I. Rees - G. H. Bailey - M. Miel - W. T. Anderson - F. W. Simpson - R. W. Smeddle - D. M. Marr - J. G. Askew (capt) - J. A. Tallant - P. W. P. Brook '

' Mr W. H. Bradshaw ( Malvern and Trinity) The Captain of the Oxford Association Football Team '

' The England v. Spain Association Football Match - The Spanish Players ' two of the players "wearing their Lenglen Bandeaux " - info. Real Federación Española de Fútbol RFEF

' Mr A. H. Fabian (Highgate and Pembroke) Captain of the Cambridge Asociation Football Team '

' Laldy Broughton and Lieutenant Colonel H. C. Ashton Leaving Croydon Aerodrom to the Belgian Congo to Gather Data on a Gorilla Project ' two men and the lady in the photograph

' Mr R. B. Bennett The Canadian Prime Minister and Mr J. H. Thomas Meeting in London '

' The Anglo French Tariff Question - Monsieur Rollin the French Minister of Commerce '

' Monsieur Vincent D'Indy The Distinguishd Composer of the Schola Cantorum in Paris Dies ...'

' Mr Bert Hinkler The Record Making Aviator Welcomed by his Wife and By Sir Whitten Brown '

' D rT. J. Macnamara The Liberal Politician Dies ...'

Full page


' Whipsnade in Winter -:

' A Brown Bear '

' Wallabies at Whipsnade '

' Wolves in Their Wood at Whipsnade '

' Young Lions in a Sheltered Wood Near the Wolves - The Son and Daughter of pat and Doris ...'

' A Polar Bear Leaving His Wattled Hut ...'

Full page


Excavations at Herculaneun - Resina

' Digging Out Streets and houses From The Hard Deep Stratum of Solidified Mud fro Which herculaneum was Buried by the Eruption of Vesuvius ' .

' Herculaneum Resuming its Ancient Aspect - a Villa and Other Reconstructed Building with the Sea Wall in Front, and in the Background The Modern Town of Resina to be Demolished for Further Excavations '

' A Mosaic Floor Representing Nmeptune Surrounded By Fishes - A Dressing Room inthe Womens Public Baths ...'

' Cleaning and Restoring a Mural painting in an Excavated House ...'

' A Marble Group of a Deer Brought to Bay by Hounds ...'

' The Main Portico and Replanted Garden of a Villa ...'

' The Lofty Hall of a Rich Mans House with a Stone Pool Sunk in the Centre of the Floor ...'

' Part of the Original City Walls ...'

' The Exterior of the Public Baths for Women - A Street and Buildings of the Ancient City with Part of Modern Resina in the Background Above ..'

Double page - info. now known as Ercolano a town and comune in the province of Naples


The Science Museum - Christma Dioramas and The New Childrens Gallery - The Evolution of Transport -:

' A Man of the Palaeolithic Period Carrying a Slain Animal '

' TheSledge and The Dug Out Canoe Devised by Neolithic LAke Dwellers ...' ' A Cumbersome Form of Mechanical Transport Combined with Slave Labour in Ancient Egypt - A Gang of Men Hauling a Statue Transported on Rollers ...'

' Loading Barrels on to a Graeco Roman Dray and a Roman Two Masted Ship at Sea ...' <0p >' A Horse Drawn Cart and a Medieval One Masted Ship ...'

' Land Sea and AIr Transport About a Hundred and Fifty Years Ago - Stage Coach - East Indiaman Ship - 60 Gun War ship - Sailing Cutter - A Balloon of 1783 '

Double page of drawings, two signed by Ernest Whatley or Whalley - one by R. T. Russel or Roussel


A Congo Elephant Farm:

' Wild Calf Elephants Jus Caught Attached to Tame Elephants ...'

' Shackled with the Iron Chains Placed on the Elephants When Turned Loose ...'

' Bathing parade on Military Lines - A Column of Tam Elephants Each With Its Mahout Mounted ...'

' A Scene at Wando During The Grand parade Held Daily .....'

' The Elephants Bathing ...'

' The Elephants Drawn up i nLine at the Edge of the River for Tusk Washing ...'


The Wild African Elephant:

' Elephants Stampeding in the Acholi Hills in the Mongalla Province of Southern Sudan ...'

' A Stampede - A View of Another Sedtio nof a Great Herd of Elephants in the Acholi hills ... '


' Professor Max Reinhardt - The Famous Producer i a characteristic Pose during a Rehearsal '

' Helen Hayes as the French Heroine in " Lullaby" the Film Version of Edward noblocks Play ...'

' ELissa Landi in " The Yellow Passport " ...'


' Modern Commerce - by Frank Brangwyn RA ' full page in colour - a busy market scene showing manyl types of imported fruit

' Produce from Perennial Sources - Fruit of the British Empire ...' full page colour photograph

' The Production of Artificial Silk:

' TheTreatment of Pulp at a Factory ...'

' Breaking Up of {Pulp[ by a " Devil MAchine " ...'

' TheRaw Substance From Which The Artificial Silk is made - Pouring OUt a Sample of Viscose '

' The Finished Article - A Caledon Jade reen Dress at the British Artificial Silk Exhibition ' not colour

' TheViscose Cooking Plant ...'

' In The Skeining Room - Women at Machines on Which The Cakes of Filament are Reeled ...'

' Finished Skeins - Two Women Holding the Skeins ....'


The All British Home:

' An All British Chintz Bedroom - a Country House Scheme by Charles Hammond Ltd of Sloane St ' drawn by G. H. Davis

' An All British Sitting Room ... by Howard ans Sons of Berners St ' from a drawing by G. H. davis

' An All British Kitchen - A Room Equipped with the Lates Labour Saving Devices and Improvement ... ' drawn by G. H. Davis with a key of the forty five different items in the kitchen - Pressure Cooker - Gas Coier - nteroven Stove - Cream Maker - Electric Iron - Electric Water Heater - Essex Dragor Water Softener - Fire Extinguisher - Cooking Fumes Exhaust Fan - etc

Double page of drawings by G. H. Davis


' In a Cow and Gate Laboratory - Testing West Country Milk Before its Use in Making of Milk food '

' Milk Which Has Been Brought to London in Train Borne Tanks ...'

' Making Shredded Wheat at Welwyn garden City - Wheat Undergoin One of the Nine Cleaning Processes - at the Shredded Wheat Company ..'


The All British Christmas Presents -:

' A Miniature Rolls Royce Car and Its Garage '

' Christmas Gift Gramophones - The Assembly Line '

' Assembling Motors for the Famous Gramaphone Machines at Hayes Factory '

' .."Top Hole " - Miss Joan Ridley and Mrs Randolph Lycett of LAwn Tennis Fame, Playing the New British Game '

' MAchinists Engaged i nStitching the Popular Van Heusen Collars in the Taunton Factory ...' man ladies at machines

' In the Works of KLG Sparking Plugs Ltd Where the Plugs are Specially Packed in SEts for Christmas Presents '

' Rocking Horses Getting their First Coat of Paint '

' Mass Produced Model Motor Buses All Ready for Despatch to Toy Shops ...'

' TheFountain Pen - a 14 Carat Gold Sheet Being Cut into Blanks for Nibs '

' Fountain Pen - Testing Finished Pens ...'

' Christmas Joy Bringers in Gorringes Bazaar ' a toy shop

' A Model of the Imperial Airways Machine City of Glasgow with miniature Motor Cars and Perambulators'

Double page pull-out


The All British Christmas Table:

' An All British Room for an Empire Dinner - from Scotch Broth to Kenya Coffee ' from a drawing by R. F. Turner possibly

' Storing Bags of Beet Sugar '

' Making Mayfair Artificial Flowers '

' Treating English Leather '

' Giant Christmas Cracker '

' Fresh Flowers for the Table '

Finishing a Batch of Wedgwood Potter '

' Placing Potter in the Kiln ' .

' Polishing Princes Plate at Mappin And Webbs '

' Packing Energen Bread '

' Canning Food by Machinery '

' Blowing a Cylinder of Glass '

' Weaving Irish Damask Linen '

Double page pullout


' An Empire Christmas Pudding and Sources of its Ingredients ' a four page pullout showing photographs with a drawing of a Christmas Pudding in the centre and a recipe by King George V's Chef Mr Cedard


' The Victoria and Albert Museum - a 17c English Tapestry Panel "The Flight into Egypt" ..'

' A Map of British Industries ' a double page map of Britain drawn by G. H. DAvis

' The Bank of England with Roof Defences Against Feare Chartist Attacks - The South ?Fron ' fro an engraving from The ILN of 1848

' The Bank Nun - Sarah Whitehead The Sister of a Forger Who Became Insane When She Heard of Her Brothers Executio ; from an old engraving

' Dewars White LAbel Whiskyt ' a full page colour advert

' Visit Madeira Where the £1 is Still Worth 20/- ' a full page colour advert showing a view of the island bordered with palm trees and exotic plants - a cruise ship in the bay


Collectors Page:

A Mahogany commode That Has Been Made Out of a Serpentine Fronted Chest ...'

' Demomstrable as a Fake - An Oak Side Table of Pseudo Post Dissolution Gothic ...'

' An Unfakable Piece of Furnituree - a Genuine Commode of Thomas Chippendale Period ...'

' An Original Plain Mahogany Serpentine Fronted Chest of Drawers ...'


' A LArval Bastard Brill or Top Knot ' fish from a drawing after Cunningham

' TheSturgeon s Remarkable Feeding Apparatus ...' photograph

' The Head of a Sturgeon ...'

' Sky Grids to Locate Air Raiders - Searchlight ' full page showing four photographs including Major J. C. Savage


Craftsmanship of Chipping Campden -:

' ALec Miller The Well Known Wood Carver and Peter a Child Whose Portrait He Has Sculpted '

' The High Street of Chipping Campden '

' In a Loom Room at Chipping Campden - Local Girls Who Learn to Weave '

' A Silver Standing Cup Designed for The Royal Hunt by George H. Hart of Chipping Campden '

' A Cabinet in Italian Walnut Veneer Made to the Design of F. L. Griggs RA by Pyrment of Campden '

' A Silver Beaker Cup and Cover By George H. Hart ...'

' A Girls Head Carved in Wood By Alec Miller of Chipping Campden '

' The Sphinx - A Study of a Girl Crouching and Day Dreaming in Limewood by Alec Miller ...'

' ALastair - A Boys Head in Limewood ...'

' Stained Glass Window - The Sir Thomas Esmone Window in Downside Abbey Bathe - Work by Paul Woodroffe ...'

' Mistress Mary Quite Contrary - A Stained Glass Panel by Paul Woodroffe ... Who Has Done Much Work for Americans '

' Part of a Window in Canterbury School, New Milford, Connecticut - Work by paul Woodroffe ...'


' Speyside in Winter - A Centre for Ski-ing ...'

' An Easter Holiday on the Cairngorms When The Snow is at Its Best - Nursery Slopes ...'

' Snofields on Britains Highest Mountain - Ben Nevis '

' A Good Run in The Ben Lawers Range ....'

' The City of ther Crags - Edinburgh ' a photograph by Balmain of Edinburgh ' full page advert for the Scottish Travel Association

' The Taymouth Castle Hotel at Aberfeldy - The Perfect Centre for a Ski-ing Holiday ...'

' Transport to the Ski-Ing Fields - A Sleigh Near Glenshee ...'

' On The Slopes of Ben Nevis ...'

' A Good Centre for Experienced Skiers - 3421 Up Ben Nevis ...'

The Centre of Gaieties at Braemar - The Fife Arms Hotel Which is Preparing for a Record Winter Season ...'

' TheFamous Turnberry Links When the Snow Fails ...'

' For a Golfer Friend - Silver King Golf Ball ' advert

' Players No 3 Cigarettes ' advert

' Buy British Gifts this Christmas - Golf Wear from Burberrys a KNitted Cardigan - - - Nell Gwynn Candles - - - Grants Morella Cherry Brandy in a Hamper - - - Leather Gifts from Libertys - - - Lamps and Cushions from Peter Robinsons - - - Buchanans Black and White Whisky in Decorative Case - - - Bags from Debenham and Freebodys - - - Mens Gifts at Austin Reeds ' full page with prices

' Christmas Gifts from Vickery - Thuya Wood Cigarette Box - - - Chromium Plated Clock and Ony Base - - - Combined Autyomatic able Lighter and Clock in Chromium Plate £7 10s 0d - - - Amboyna Wood Combined Bridge and Poker Chip Cabinet ... - - - Silver Drop Action Calculating Pencil - - - Field Gun Table Lighter - - - Enamel and Silver Table Lighter - - - The Handilyte Bedside Lamp - - - Sterling Silver Gilt and Enamel Mounted Lavender Bottle - - - TheSchick Repeating Razor in Nickel '

' Vi Spring Mattress ' advert

British Christmas Gifts - Gold Watch - Pint Tankard - Novel Smoking Combination - etc '

' Gifts from Goldsmiths and Silversmiths ' advert

To Be Sold by Auction at 3 Seamore Place Park Lane - Bow China Figures - Kitty Clive and The Musicians '

' Revelations Leather Suitcase ' advert

' Nell Gwynn Solid Dyed Candles ' advert

' The 20-25 hp Rolls Royce Limousine - £1560 ' car avert

' The Atco Lawn Mower by Charles H. Pugh Ltd ' advert showing the lates lawn mower "prices from 21 Guineas"

' TheAll British Singer Ten Saloon Car ' full page advert with red and black Union Jack flag border .

'A Modern British Motor Car the 1935 Singer Junior Special Saloon '

' Callenders Cable ' full page advert showing an aerial view of Southampton Docks and the various ships berthed - Cunard Aquitania - CPs Empress of Australia - Cunard Mauretania - White Star Line, Majestic - White Star Homeric - Cunard Berengaria - Blue Star Arandora Star - CPS and Empress of Britsain - RMSP Alcantara ' full page advert with red and black Union Jack flag border

' A Cemtre of Empire industry - The Buildings of The Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada in Cockspur Street London ' from an engraving

' The Shredded Wheat Headquarters at Welwyn Garden City ...' photograph

' The Empire Slogan - The Giant " Buy British " Sign Erected by The Empire Marketing board in Trafalgar Square With Callenders Electric Cable Used Throughout '

' Top hole the Fascinating New Two Player Bagatelle ' advert

' Thresinger Kaye Don Six Saloon Car '

' To The Women of Britain - Buy British ' full page advert for the Empire marketing Board with red and black Union Jack flag border


Front advertising pages:

' Sleeveless Nighdress and Pyjamas from Debenham amd Freebody ' advert

' Corot Models ' eight fashion designs and prices - advert

' The Super interoven Stove Co Ltd ' advert

' Shredded Wheat ' advert

' Economy Water Softener ' advert

' Kropp Razor ' advert

' Tayco hot Water Boilers ' advert

' Carrs Chocolate Gondola Assorted Biscuits ' advert

' Phyllis Earle Salons - Permanent Wave ' advert

' Aquascutum Anti Dumping Sale ' advert

' Gorringes Toys - Doll - Teddy Bear - Basket of Pups ' advert

' Swan and Edgar Childrens Dainty Frocks ' advert

' Barclays LAger ' advert

' Babies of Dr Barnardos Homes ' group of babies

' Waifs and Strays Society ' advert

' Dr Barnardos Homes ' photograph of a little boy

' The Glow Worm Stove ' advert

' The Shakespeare hotel at Stratford o Avon ' a drawing showing the interior refurbishments


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

The Mentalities of the Japanese and The Chinese - The Responsible and Irresponsible

Our Note Book by G. K. Chesterton

African Elephant by Mister F. O. Church

The world of the Theatre by J. T. Grein - Includes Miss Lilian Braithwaite Shoulders a Farce

Books of the Day by Charles E. Byles - Reviews include The Milner Papers by Cecil Headlam - - - Our Fathers by Alan Bott - - - The Strean of Tine by Mrs C. S. Peel - - - Sins of New York by Edward Van Every - - - Japan by Inazo Nitobe

The Old LAdy Shows Her Medals - The Bank of England From Within 1694-1900 by W. Marston Acres - being An Appreciation of

The World of Science: The Chain of Evolution by W. P. Pycraft

The Home Industry of Chipping Campden and Its Individualistic Artist Craftsmen by LAdy Clarke

 


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Zoological Gardens Regents Park - The Zoo Chimpanzees Winter Tea Parties in the Central pavilion Restaurant - Bobo - Pweggy and Ivy ' Full front page photograph

' A Song Believed to have Been Written by Charles II ' words and music "The 'latter by PelhamHumphrey"


The First President of Republican Spain -:

' The Royal Palace at Madrid - Crowd at the Entrance to Welcome the Arrival of President Zamora ...'

' Senor Zamora Leaving the Chamber After His Installation - With Him is the Speaker Senor Besteiro ...'

' Family of the President Zamora - His Wife - Three Sons and Three Daughters '

' Senor Zamora Taking The Oath During the Ceremony of Installation in the Chamber '

Full page


Fighting from Manchuria -:

' A Japanese General and Staff Officers Near Tsitsihar '

'General Ma Chang-Shan Commander of the Heilungkiang Forces and Major Lovat Fraser ' and others

Trenches near Tsitsihar '

' Bridge Over the Noni River AFter Repair by ther Japanese ...'

' The Province of Heilungkiang - Japanese Advance '

' Going Over The top - Japanese Infantry '

' A Japanese Armoured Train near Tsitsihar ...'

' A Japanese Soldier Standing by a Woundd Comrade Beckoning the Red Cross ...'

' Chinese Soldiers Beside Their Trench Shelters .....'


' Virgin and Child by Carlo Crivelli '

' Bird Watcher on the Rof of a British Guiana Rain Forest - With His Camera in a Chair Hauled Up by the Three Men o the Ground Below ' full page photograph from the Art of Bird Watching by E. M. Richardson

' A Hereford Bull '

' Skull of the Aurochs an Extinct Type of Gigantic Wild Ox ...'

' The Anoa - A Pigmy Archaic Buffalo '


The Cambridge Expedition in East Africa - Lake Rudolf

' Tribesmen with a 214lb Nile Perch Caught in the Lake '

' A Chief of a Practically Unknown Tribe - A Turkana Warrior in Dancing Dress '

' A White Ants Nest Over 18 Feet High - In the Turkana Desert '

' An Aerial View of one of the Crater Lakes with Crocodile Island - Lake Rudolf ...'

' A Baby Hippopotamus Washed Up on the Shore '

' A Crocodile Hatching on Central Island '

Full page


Photographs by Lucien Rudaux - Double page of unusual photohgraphs


' The Ancient City of Mohenjo-Daro -:

' An Aerial View of the Excavated ARea of the City at Mohenjo-Daro '

' Statuette of a Dancer Found in Strata ... At Harappa ' two photographs plus a reconstruction

' A Torso Statuette with Curious Circular Depressions i Front of Each Shoulder ...' three photographs

' Sketch of A Domestic interior at Mohenjo-Daro '

' Plan of a Section of Mohenjo-Daro ...' two areas

' Domestic Architecture - A Reconstruction of a House '

' A Hydropathic Establishment - Baths '

' Reconstruction of the Great Bath '

' Room No 60 in House V after Excavation ..'

' Before its Complete Excavation - Room 60 with Ring Stones ...'

' The Raised Central Court ...'

' A Group of Human Skeletons Found Buried - Possibley Human Sacrifice ' two photoghs

' Keyplan to the Skeletons Found '

' A Statuette of Male Skeletons ' .

' A Limestone Head ...'


' The Work Ceases on the Great New Cunarder - The Suspended " 534 " - The Partially Completed Hull on the Stocks in Messrs John Brown and Co's Yard at Clydebank ...' - lwas completed a few years later as The Queen Mary

' The Projected Ship - Mister William McDowell's Impression ...'

' The Zoo Dragon "Sumbawa " ...'

' Lions at the Gay Lion Farm at El Monte California '

' Domesticated Lions in South Africa - At The Home of Mr and Mrs E. F.V.Wells, Witbank, Transvaal '

' The Thiepval Memorial To British Soldiers Under Construction '

' A Near View of the Tablets Bearing the NAmes of the Fallen on the Thiepval Memorial ' a man cleaning it with a tall brush

' The French War Memorial at Arras by M. Felix Desruelles '

' The Old Palace at Richmond Green - The Remaining parts to Be Sold ...'

' Lord Derbys Town House to be Sold in Stratord Place '

' The New Statue of Sir Joshua Reynolds Before Burlington house Not Formally unveiled '

' The First Christmas Air Mail From London to Cape Town About to Be Taken Aboard the "Heracles" at Croydon Aerodrome ' with passengers boarding

Colour Supplement:

' Mme De Richemond et Sa Fille ' full page colour fromthe French Painter J. L. David

' A Ship Arriving at the Cape " Africa " The Dutch East Indiaman in Table Bay ...' a beautiful double page colour print from a painting by Zeeman aka Renier Nooms showing a wonderful old sailing ship with smaller sailing boats with Table Mountain in the background - there are rusty staple marks to central fold

' Greetings from Dunlop Tyres ' full page advert in colour


Personalities of the Week page:

' The Polish Foreign Minister - M. Zaleski '

' Chairman of the Cunard Company - Sir Percy Bates '

' Appointed Chairman of the Royal Mail Steam Packet Co. - Mr P. G. Mylne Mitchell '

' Mrs MAry Hughes Dies - Of Mary Had a Little Lamb Fame '

' Marriage of Prince Nicholas o fRumania Officially Annulled - The Princ With Madame Dumitrescu '

' The Emperor Hirohito of Japan Inaugurating the Museum of Sciences and Inventions in Tokyo '

' The President of the General Conference on Disarmament Recluperating at Cannes - Mr Arthur Henderson and his Wife '

' The LAte Signor Salandra of Italy '

' At Basel - Members of the Committee to Enquire into Germanys Ecomonic Position - DrR. G. Bindschedler of Credit Suisse Zurich - B. Reive - Mr Nohara of Japan - M. Oscar Rydbeck of Sweden - Professor Charles Rist Bank of France - M. Colijn Netherlands - Count Schwerin von Krosigk of Germany - Dr Carl Melchior of The Reichsbank - Mr Walter Stewart of Chase Pomeroy Bank USA - Signor Alberto Beneduce Bank o fItaly - M. Emile Franqui of Belgium - Sir Walter Layton Bank of England '

' Mr C. G. B. Stevens who was Shot in His Office in Comilla, Bengal India by a Woman'

' The Mouth of the 65 Ton Monster at Olympia Belonging to the pacific Whaling Company '

' Another Burman Rebel Captured - Boh Aung Shwe '

' A Statue Presumed to be of Louis XI Purchased by the Albright Art Gallery of Buffalo '

' Robes and Mitres of Former Russian Bishops Displayed on Liufe Like Figures in Leningrad '

' Building an Olympic Bob Sleigh Run at Lake Placid New York ...'

' Newfoundland New Issue of Postage Stamps ' four stamps

' The Excavations at Herculaneum - A New Street Thoroughly Uncovered ...'

' The King of Siams First Public Act Since His American Tour - Paying Homage to His Fathers Memory - King Prajadhipok '

' Queen Rambaibarni of Siam Lighting Memorial Candles '

' HMS Petersfield on the Rocks of Tung Yung Island north of Foochow - Wreck of the British Mine Sweeper with the Commander in Chief of the China Station on Board Sir Howard Kelly '

' HMS Peterfield Aground '

' Signor Marconi with G. S. Kemp and P. W. Paget in Newfoundland to receive The First Transatlantic Wireless Signal in 1901 '

' Marchese Marconi with The Same Two Colleagues in 1931 '

' A 618 Pound Marling Caught by rod and Line by Zane Grey '

' A Green Blooded Fish Caught in Tahitian Waters by Zane Grey '

' The Biggest Dolphin Ever Caught - A 63 Pounder Caught by Zane Grey ' a dorado fish

Art:

' Charles VII Roi de France by Jean Fouquet '

' Bossuet by H. Rigaud '

' L'Artiste By Nicolas Poussin '

' Jean II Roi De France '

' Francois I by Clouet Miel '

' Elisabeth D'Autriche by Clouet '

' Mme Seriziat et son Engant by J. L. DAvid '

' Chopin by E. Delacroix '

' M. Seriziat by J. L. David '

' LE MArais Dans LEs LAndes by Theodore Rousseau '

' Courses de Chevaux a Epsom by J. L. A. T. Gericault '

' Enlevement de Psyche by Pierre Prud'hon '

Plus other paintings by Jean Francois Millet - Corot - Ingres - Jean Honore Fragonard - J. A. Watteau - N. DE Largilliere - Nicolas Poussin - Louis le Nain


' The Sultan ABdul Hamid II Holding Audience in the Throne Room at Constantinople '

' ABdul Hamid II Played by M. H. De Bagratide in a Film '


Actors - Great War Personalities on the Screen

' Ferdinand Hart '

' Albert Bassrmann '

' Lucie Hoflich '

' Carl Balhaus ' and others

' Reinhold Schunzel - Oskar Homolka '

' Fritz Alberti '

' Eugen Klopfer - Dr Tordai - Alfred Abel - Alfred Gerasch '

' Paul Mederow - Fritz Odema '

' Pair of Italian Breech Loading Pistols ...'

' German Wheel-Lock Pistols ...'

' Scottish Snaphaunce 17c ...'

' Christmas Gift Ideas '

' Lactogen Baby Milk ' advert

' Snowy Scene - The Pavilion Gardens at Buxton '

' Children Receiving Gifts at the Hoxton Market Christian Mission '

' Postage Stamps '

' The Dragon Book by Alfred Leete ' full page advert with order form

' Black and White Whisky ' full page advert in black and white colour


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

Our Note Book by G. K. Chesterton

Some Reflections on China and Japan by Signor Guglielmo Ferrero

Books of the Day by Charles E. Byles

The World of Science: The Smithfield Cattle Show by W. P. Pycraft

Mohenjo Daro by Sir Arthur Keith FRS

A Historic Picture by Zeeman - The " Africa " in Table Bay by G. E. Chittenden .

Queer Fish - Being an Appreciation of "Tales of Tahitian Waters" by Zane Grey - by CKA

The World of the Kinema by Michael Orme

A Page for Collectors by Frank Davis

Chronicle of the Car by H. Thornton Rutter

 

 


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Mr Bert Hinkler The Australian Airman Demonstrating His Magnificent Atlantic Flight at Hanworth Air Park England ' Full front page photograph - showing a map of his flight on a huge board - info. he flew in a Gipsy III Puss Moth from Brazil to West Africa

' The Duchess of York on a Visit to the British Home and hospital for Incurables at Streatham - A Patient Presenting Her With a Bouquet ' - info. later Queen Elizabeth wife of George VI - nee Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon

' The Right Hon. Lord Sankey - The Lord Chancellor - a Portrait by Oswald Birley '


The Chinese Civil War and The Fight with the Japanese

' Chinese Infantry of General Ma Chang Shan's Armyo nThe Nonni River inNorthern Manchuria '

' General Ma CHang Shans Cavalry Raiding the right Flandk of Gerneral Chang Hai-Feng 's forces ' .

' Chinese Artillery and A Japanese Reconnoitring Aeroplane Above - In Position near the Nonni Bridge '

' A Battery of Artillery near the Nonni Bridge '

' Two Reginments of General Ma Chang Shans Troops on Arrival at Tsitsihar '

' Troops of General Ma Under Fire ...'

' Fighting Between Rival Chinese Leaders Generals Ma Chang Shan and Chang Hai Feng '

' A Typical Chinese Soldier with Infantry in Action in the Background ..'

Double page


World Events:

' Transferring an Old Church to a New Site 150 Metres Away - The Church Being Moved on Rails in a Pianazzo Street in Italy '

' Gas Drill - Men of the Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry Wearing Their New Gasmasks '

' An Aeroplane That Can FAll to Earth Safely When DIsabled By Means of Parachutes - Mr James E. Bradley of Chicago ' there are two men in the picture and I presume one of them could be the man named above but not certain

' The Aeroplane ( as above) MAking a parachute Descent ...'

' The Dismantling of the R 100 Airship - Workmen Breaking up the R100 at Messrs Elton Levy and Co. '

' An Unknown Mass by Mozart Discovered in Baden and Signed in 1776 ...' found by the Director orf Music at Baden

' Montacute House near Yeovil - Acquired for Preservation by the National Trust ..'

' Cyprus - The Acting Commissioner of the Nicosia District Reading the Kings Letter Patent Dissolving the Legislative Council '

' A Drawing Included in a German 15c Folio Which Sold for £2300 - "A Man Showing thr Intestines and Various Ways in Which a Body an Be injured".. '

'

' The First Glider to Take off From Water - at The Welsh Harp Hendon '

' The Motorless Flying Boat - Two Seater Glider Before its Successful Test Flight ...'

' The Glider Flying Boat Over The Welsh Harp Waters Piloted by Mr C. H. Lowe Wylde '

' The coronation of the Sultan of Johore's Scottish Consort - The Sultana, former Mrs Helen Wilson Seated Beside her Husband During the Ceremony '

' The New County School for Boys at Dover Opened by Prince George on 9 Dec '

' The ONly Perfect Copy Known of thr First Edition of T. Lodge's Rosalynde 1590 Which Gave Shakespeare the Groundplan for As You Lit It - Sold at a Sotheby Sale ...'


Personalities of the Week:

' The University Rugby Match Oxford Fifteen - F. L. Hovde - V. G. J.Jenkins - T. L. Tanner - R. R. McGibbon - F. D. Russell-Roberts - E. S> Nicholson - K. W.J. Jones - S. G. Osler - J. A. Adamson - W. E. Henley - N. K. Lamport - W. Roberts (Capt) - W. A. H. Druitt - D. H. Swayne - P. C. Minns '

' The University Rugby Match Cambridge Fifteen - W. O. H. Collins - R. B. Jones - J. G. Watherston - W. J. Leather - H. B. L. Johnstone - W. H. Leather - J. I. Rees - G. H. Bailey - M. Miel - W. T. Anderson - F. W. Simpson - R. W. Smeddle - D. M. Marr - J. G. Askew (capt) - J. A. Tallant - P. W. P. Brook '

' Mr W. H. Bradshaw ( Malvern and Trinity) The Captain of the Oxford Association Football Team '

' The England v. Spain Association Football Match - The Spanish Players ' two of the players "wearing their Lenglen Bandeaux " - info. Real Federación Española de Fútbol RFEF

' Mr A. H. Fabian (Highgate and Pembroke) Captain of the Cambridge Asociation Football Team '

' Laldy Broughton and Lieutenant Colonel H. C. Ashton Leaving Croydon Aerodrom to the Belgian Congo to Gather Data on a Gorilla Project ' two men and the lady in the photograph

' Mr R. B. Bennett The Canadian Prime Minister and Mr J. H. Thomas Meeting in London '

' The Anglo French Tariff Question - Monsieur Rollin the French Minister of Commerce '

' Monsieur Vincent D'Indy The Distinguishd Composer of the Schola Cantorum in Paris Dies ...'

' Mr Bert Hinkler The Record Making Aviator Welcomed by his Wife and By Sir Whitten Brown '

' D rT. J. Macnamara The Liberal Politician Dies ...'

Full page


' Whipsnade in Winter -:

' A Brown Bear '

' Wallabies at Whipsnade '

' Wolves in Their Wood at Whipsnade '

' Young Lions in a Sheltered Wood Near the Wolves - The Son and Daughter of pat and Doris ...'

' A Polar Bear Leaving His Wattled Hut ...'

Full page


Excavations at Herculaneun - Resina

' Digging Out Streets and houses From The Hard Deep Stratum of Solidified Mud fro Which herculaneum was Buried by the Eruption of Vesuvius ' .

' Herculaneum Resuming its Ancient Aspect - a Villa and Other Reconstructed Building with the Sea Wall in Front, and in the Background The Modern Town of Resina to be Demolished for Further Excavations '

' A Mosaic Floor Representing Nmeptune Surrounded By Fishes - A Dressing Room inthe Womens Public Baths ...'

' Cleaning and Restoring a Mural painting in an Excavated House ...'

' A Marble Group of a Deer Brought to Bay by Hounds ...'

' The Main Portico and Replanted Garden of a Villa ...'

' The Lofty Hall of a Rich Mans House with a Stone Pool Sunk in the Centre of the Floor ...'

' Part of the Original City Walls ...'

' The Exterior of the Public Baths for Women - A Street and Buildings of the Ancient City with Part of Modern Resina in the Background Above ..'

Double page - info. now known as Ercolano a town and comune in the province of Naples


The Science Museum - Christma Dioramas and The New Childrens Gallery - The Evolution of Transport -:

' A Man of the Palaeolithic Period Carrying a Slain Animal '

' TheSledge and The Dug Out Canoe Devised by Neolithic LAke Dwellers ...' ' A Cumbersome Form of Mechanical Transport Combined with Slave Labour in Ancient Egypt - A Gang of Men Hauling a Statue Transported on Rollers ...'

' Loading Barrels on to a Graeco Roman Dray and a Roman Two Masted Ship at Sea ...' <0p >' A Horse Drawn Cart and a Medieval One Masted Ship ...'

' Land Sea and AIr Transport About a Hundred and Fifty Years Ago - Stage Coach - East Indiaman Ship - 60 Gun War ship - Sailing Cutter - A Balloon of 1783 '

Double page of drawings, two signed by Ernest Whatley or Whalley - one by R. T. Russel or Roussel


A Congo Elephant Farm:

' Wild Calf Elephants Jus Caught Attached to Tame Elephants ...'

' Shackled with the Iron Chains Placed on the Elephants When Turned Loose ...'

' Bathing parade on Military Lines - A Column of Tam Elephants Each With Its Mahout Mounted ...'

' A Scene at Wando During The Grand parade Held Daily .....'

' The Elephants Bathing ...'

' The Elephants Drawn up i nLine at the Edge of the River for Tusk Washing ...'


The Wild African Elephant:

' Elephants Stampeding in the Acholi Hills in the Mongalla Province of Southern Sudan ...'

' A Stampede - A View of Another Sedtio nof a Great Herd of Elephants in the Acholi hills ... '


' Professor Max Reinhardt - The Famous Producer i a characteristic Pose during a Rehearsal '

' Helen Hayes as the French Heroine in " Lullaby" the Film Version of Edward noblocks Play ...'

' ELissa Landi in " The Yellow Passport " ...'


' Modern Commerce - by Frank Brangwyn RA ' full page in colour - a busy market scene showing manyl types of imported fruit

' Produce from Perennial Sources - Fruit of the British Empire ...' full page colour photograph

' The Production of Artificial Silk:

' TheTreatment of Pulp at a Factory ...'

' Breaking Up of {Pulp[ by a " Devil MAchine " ...'

' TheRaw Substance From Which The Artificial Silk is made - Pouring OUt a Sample of Viscose '

' The Finished Article - A Caledon Jade reen Dress at the British Artificial Silk Exhibition ' not colour

' TheViscose Cooking Plant ...'

' In The Skeining Room - Women at Machines on Which The Cakes of Filament are Reeled ...'

' Finished Skeins - Two Women Holding the Skeins ....'


The All British Home:

' An All British Chintz Bedroom - a Country House Scheme by Charles Hammond Ltd of Sloane St ' drawn by G. H. Davis

' An All British Sitting Room ... by Howard ans Sons of Berners St ' from a drawing by G. H. davis

' An All British Kitchen - A Room Equipped with the Lates Labour Saving Devices and Improvement ... ' drawn by G. H. Davis with a key of the forty five different items in the kitchen - Pressure Cooker - Gas Coier - nteroven Stove - Cream Maker - Electric Iron - Electric Water Heater - Essex Dragor Water Softener - Fire Extinguisher - Cooking Fumes Exhaust Fan - etc

Double page of drawings by G. H. Davis


' In a Cow and Gate Laboratory - Testing West Country Milk Before its Use in Making of Milk food '

' Milk Which Has Been Brought to London in Train Borne Tanks ...'

' Making Shredded Wheat at Welwyn garden City - Wheat Undergoin One of the Nine Cleaning Processes - at the Shredded Wheat Company ..'


The All British Christmas Presents -:

' A Miniature Rolls Royce Car and Its Garage '

' Christmas Gift Gramophones - The Assembly Line '

' Assembling Motors for the Famous Gramaphone Machines at Hayes Factory '

' .."Top Hole " - Miss Joan Ridley and Mrs Randolph Lycett of LAwn Tennis Fame, Playing the New British Game '

' MAchinists Engaged i nStitching the Popular Van Heusen Collars in the Taunton Factory ...' man ladies at machines

' In the Works of KLG Sparking Plugs Ltd Where the Plugs are Specially Packed in SEts for Christmas Presents '

' Rocking Horses Getting their First Coat of Paint '

' Mass Produced Model Motor Buses All Ready for Despatch to Toy Shops ...'

' TheFountain Pen - a 14 Carat Gold Sheet Being Cut into Blanks for Nibs '

' Fountain Pen - Testing Finished Pens ...'

' Christmas Joy Bringers in Gorringes Bazaar ' a toy shop

' A Model of the Imperial Airways Machine City of Glasgow with miniature Motor Cars and Perambulators'

Double page pull-out


The All British Christmas Table:

' An All British Room for an Empire Dinner - from Scotch Broth to Kenya Coffee ' from a drawing by R. F. Turner possibly

' Storing Bags of Beet Sugar '

' Making Mayfair Artificial Flowers '

' Treating English Leather '

' Giant Christmas Cracker '

' Fresh Flowers for the Table '

Finishing a Batch of Wedgwood Potter '

' Placing Potter in the Kiln ' .

' Polishing Princes Plate at Mappin And Webbs '

' Packing Energen Bread '

' Canning Food by Machinery '

' Blowing a Cylinder of Glass '

' Weaving Irish Damask Linen '

Double page pullout


' An Empire Christmas Pudding and Sources of its Ingredients ' a four page pullout showing photographs with a drawing of a Christmas Pudding in the centre and a recipe by King George V's Chef Mr Cedard


' The Victoria and Albert Museum - a 17c English Tapestry Panel "The Flight into Egypt" ..'

' A Map of British Industries ' a double page map of Britain drawn by G. H. DAvis

' The Bank of England with Roof Defences Against Feare Chartist Attacks - The South ?Fron ' fro an engraving from The ILN of 1848

' The Bank Nun - Sarah Whitehead The Sister of a Forger Who Became Insane When She Heard of Her Brothers Executio ; from an old engraving

' Dewars White LAbel Whiskyt ' a full page colour advert

' Visit Madeira Where the £1 is Still Worth 20/- ' a full page colour advert showing a view of the island bordered with palm trees and exotic plants - a cruise ship in the bay


Collectors Page:

A Mahogany commode That Has Been Made Out of a Serpentine Fronted Chest ...'

' Demomstrable as a Fake - An Oak Side Table of Pseudo Post Dissolution Gothic ...'

' An Unfakable Piece of Furnituree - a Genuine Commode of Thomas Chippendale Period ...'

' An Original Plain Mahogany Serpentine Fronted Chest of Drawers ...'


' A LArval Bastard Brill or Top Knot ' fish from a drawing after Cunningham

' TheSturgeon s Remarkable Feeding Apparatus ...' photograph

' The Head of a Sturgeon ...'

' Sky Grids to Locate Air Raiders - Searchlight ' full page showing four photographs including Major J. C. Savage


Craftsmanship of Chipping Campden -:

' ALec Miller The Well Known Wood Carver and Peter a Child Whose Portrait He Has Sculpted '

' The High Street of Chipping Campden '

' In a Loom Room at Chipping Campden - Local Girls Who Learn to Weave '

' A Silver Standing Cup Designed for The Royal Hunt by George H. Hart of Chipping Campden '

' A Cabinet in Italian Walnut Veneer Made to the Design of F. L. Griggs RA by Pyrment of Campden '

' A Silver Beaker Cup and Cover By George H. Hart ...'

' A Girls Head Carved in Wood By Alec Miller of Chipping Campden '

' The Sphinx - A Study of a Girl Crouching and Day Dreaming in Limewood by Alec Miller ...'

' ALastair - A Boys Head in Limewood ...'

' Stained Glass Window - The Sir Thomas Esmone Window in Downside Abbey Bathe - Work by Paul Woodroffe ...'

' Mistress Mary Quite Contrary - A Stained Glass Panel by Paul Woodroffe ... Who Has Done Much Work for Americans '

' Part of a Window in Canterbury School, New Milford, Connecticut - Work by paul Woodroffe ...'


' Speyside in Winter - A Centre for Ski-ing ...'

' An Easter Holiday on the Cairngorms When The Snow is at Its Best - Nursery Slopes ...'

' Snofields on Britains Highest Mountain - Ben Nevis '

' A Good Run in The Ben Lawers Range ....'

' The City of ther Crags - Edinburgh ' a photograph by Balmain of Edinburgh ' full page advert for the Scottish Travel Association

' The Taymouth Castle Hotel at Aberfeldy - The Perfect Centre for a Ski-ing Holiday ...'

' Transport to the Ski-Ing Fields - A Sleigh Near Glenshee ...'

' On The Slopes of Ben Nevis ...'

' A Good Centre for Experienced Skiers - 3421 Up Ben Nevis ...'

The Centre of Gaieties at Braemar - The Fife Arms Hotel Which is Preparing for a Record Winter Season ...'

' TheFamous Turnberry Links When the Snow Fails ...'

' For a Golfer Friend - Silver King Golf Ball ' advert

' Players No 3 Cigarettes ' advert

' Buy British Gifts this Christmas - Golf Wear from Burberrys a KNitted Cardigan - - - Nell Gwynn Candles - - - Grants Morella Cherry Brandy in a Hamper - - - Leather Gifts from Libertys - - - Lamps and Cushions from Peter Robinsons - - - Buchanans Black and White Whisky in Decorative Case - - - Bags from Debenham and Freebodys - - - Mens Gifts at Austin Reeds ' full page with prices

' Christmas Gifts from Vickery - Thuya Wood Cigarette Box - - - Chromium Plated Clock and Ony Base - - - Combined Autyomatic able Lighter and Clock in Chromium Plate £7 10s 0d - - - Amboyna Wood Combined Bridge and Poker Chip Cabinet ... - - - Silver Drop Action Calculating Pencil - - - Field Gun Table Lighter - - - Enamel and Silver Table Lighter - - - The Handilyte Bedside Lamp - - - Sterling Silver Gilt and Enamel Mounted Lavender Bottle - - - TheSchick Repeating Razor in Nickel '

' Vi Spring Mattress ' advert

British Christmas Gifts - Gold Watch - Pint Tankard - Novel Smoking Combination - etc '

' Gifts from Goldsmiths and Silversmiths ' advert

To Be Sold by Auction at 3 Seamore Place Park Lane - Bow China Figures - Kitty Clive and The Musicians '

' Revelations Leather Suitcase ' advert

' Nell Gwynn Solid Dyed Candles ' advert

' The 20-25 hp Rolls Royce Limousine - £1560 ' car avert

' The Atco Lawn Mower by Charles H. Pugh Ltd ' advert showing the lates lawn mower "prices from 21 Guineas"

' TheAll British Singer Ten Saloon Car ' full page advert with red and black Union Jack flag border .

'A Modern British Motor Car the 1935 Singer Junior Special Saloon '

' Callenders Cable ' full page advert showing an aerial view of Southampton Docks and the various ships berthed - Cunard Aquitania - CPs Empress of Australia - Cunard Mauretania - White Star Line, Majestic - White Star Homeric - Cunard Berengaria - Blue Star Arandora Star - CPS and Empress of Britsain - RMSP Alcantara ' full page advert with red and black Union Jack flag border

' A Cemtre of Empire industry - The Buildings of The Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada in Cockspur Street London ' from an engraving

' The Shredded Wheat Headquarters at Welwyn Garden City ...' photograph

' The Empire Slogan - The Giant " Buy British " Sign Erected by The Empire Marketing board in Trafalgar Square With Callenders Electric Cable Used Throughout '

' Top hole the Fascinating New Two Player Bagatelle ' advert

' Thresinger Kaye Don Six Saloon Car '

' To The Women of Britain - Buy British ' full page advert for the Empire marketing Board with red and black Union Jack flag border


Front advertising pages:

' Sleeveless Nighdress and Pyjamas from Debenham amd Freebody ' advert

' Corot Models ' eight fashion designs and prices - advert

' The Super interoven Stove Co Ltd ' advert

' Shredded Wheat ' advert

' Economy Water Softener ' advert

' Kropp Razor ' advert

' Tayco hot Water Boilers ' advert

' Carrs Chocolate Gondola Assorted Biscuits ' advert

' Phyllis Earle Salons - Permanent Wave ' advert

' Aquascutum Anti Dumping Sale ' advert

' Gorringes Toys - Doll - Teddy Bear - Basket of Pups ' advert

' Swan and Edgar Childrens Dainty Frocks ' advert

' Barclays LAger ' advert

' Babies of Dr Barnardos Homes ' group of babies

' Waifs and Strays Society ' advert

' Dr Barnardos Homes ' photograph of a little boy

' The Glow Worm Stove ' advert

' The Shakespeare hotel at Stratford o Avon ' a drawing showing the interior refurbishments


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include :-

The Mentalities of the Japanese and The Chinese - The Responsible and Irresponsible

Our Note Book by G. K. Chesterton

African Elephant by Mister F. O. Church

The world of the Theatre by J. T. Grein - Includes Miss Lilian Braithwaite Shoulders a Farce

Books of the Day by Charles E. Byles - Reviews include The Milner Papers by Cecil Headlam - - - Our Fathers by Alan Bott - - - The Strean of Tine by Mrs C. S. Peel - - - Sins of New York by Edward Van Every - - - Japan by Inazo Nitobe

The Old LAdy Shows Her Medals - The Bank of England From Within 1694-1900 by W. Marston Acres - being An Appreciation of

The World of Science: The Chain of Evolution by W. P. Pycraft

The Home Industry of Chipping Campden and Its Individualistic Artist Craftsmen by LAdy Clarke


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‘ The Alifin of Oyo of Nigeria Closeley Veiled with Strings of Beads an seated on His Throne – A King Who Never Shows His Face Uncovered in Public ’ full front page photograph with others – photograph by Mr Reginald Silk

‘ A Nigerian Rulers Court – A Diviner Protecting the Court fron Evil Influences Due to the Presence of Strangers ’ ’

‘ the Kings Diviner Seen fronm in Front Seated Before the Dais as a Protection During a Royal Council – The Alifin of Oyo o His Throne in the Background and The British Administrative Officer Captain Ross to His Side ’ and others


‘ At the Victoria and Albert Museum -Pieces from a Chelsea Porcelain Service Fronthe Designs of Watteau


Classic Italian Garden in Italy in Model Form:

‘ A Typical Florentine Garden (in Model Form) Conceived as Situated near Careggi and Following Avogardro’s Description of the “Giardino Mediceo di via LArga “ at Florence ’

‘ A Typical Tuscan Garden of the 14c - Model Based on the Description of Boccaccio in His “Decamfron” ..’

‘ A Typical Genoese Garden of 16c – Model Based on Gardens Round Genoa Laid by Galeazzo Alessi ’

‘ A Model Garden in Lombardy Laid out in the Neo Classic Style ’

‘ Florentine Garde of the 16c Inspired by the Garden of Castello as It Appears in Tribolo’s Picture and Described by Vasari ..’

‘ Piedmontese Garden of the 18c ’



Fishing the Tunny -:

‘ Hook Used in Tunny-Fishing ’

‘ The Tail Flukes o the Tunny ’

‘ The Body of the Tunny - Thynnus thynnus ’


London Zoos New Rural Colony – Aerial Photographs of Whipsnade

‘ Part of the New park at Whipsnade – Bear and Bison Enclosures and the Carpark ’

‘ The Downs Near Dunstable – chalk Excavations for Animals in the New Zoo ’

‘ Bear Enclosure – Circular Pone – Oblong Resevoir – Chalk Excavation for Animals and Enclosure ’

‘ Showing the Woods and an Aenclosure for Bears ’


‘ Old London Bridge Befroe the Fire of 1632-3 – Painting by Claude de Jongh – Plus a Drawing Attributed to Alexander Keirrinckx ’

‘ Old London bridge in 1751 – by George Dance the Elder ’

’ Old London Bridge as Represented on a Stone Panel Dated 1617 – A House Sign Which Was at One Time Inserted in the Front of a Builiding at Dordrecht ’


‘ Monument of Cambodia Reproduced as a Pavilion at the International Colonial Exhibition in Paris – Aerial View of the Replica of The Temple of Angkor Vat ’

’ An Aerial View of the Pavilion Built at Paris ’


The Theatre:

Two scenes from Mister John Van Druten’s “London Wall” at the Duke of Yorks – Katie Johnson – Henry Mollison – Heather Angel – Marie Ney – Frank Lawton


Macquarie Island in the Sub Antarctic

‘A Sanctuary for Penguins Beside the Ruins of a Penguin Oil Factory ’ full page photograph by Captain Frank Hurley of the B.A.N.Z. Expedition

‘ Some of The Inhabitants of Macquarie Island Enjoying A Morning Dip – Penguins ’

‘ A Distinguished Movie Star ( Mickey Mouse ) Visits the South Polar Regions – the World Famous Rodent Doffing His Bowler to a Penguin ’ Mickey Mouse superimposed onto a photograph of a penguin and its chick

‘ A Gathering of Penguins on the Nuggets Beach at Macquarie Island ’

‘ Flying Officer Douglas Serenading the Antartic Flappers (penguins) with the Latest Broadway Melody on a Gramophone ’


Discoveries in Mesopotamia – Photographs by Baron Max von Oppenheim Who Conducted the Excavcations:

‘ Found at Jebelet el Beda - One of the Oldest Monumental Inmages in the World – Statue of a Manin A Flounced Skirt

‘ A Profile View of a Statue Found at Jebelt el Beda ’

‘ A Type of Monumental Scheme Derived from Jebelet el Beda – The Nemrud Dagh ’ plan

‘ Double Stele from Jebelet el Beda – A Pillar with Reliefs of a Sun God ..’

‘ The Probable Original Position of the Stone Images Found on the Jebelet el Beda – A Reconstruction Drawing’ [

‘ Back View of the Double Stele ’


The Festa del Grillo – the Festival of the Crickets in Florence on Ascension Day -:

‘ A Little Girl Absorbed in a Cricket in a Small Cage ’

‘ Taking Home a Cricket to Sing on the hearth and Bring Good Luck – Little Girl With Her Gaily Caged Cricket ’

‘ A Baby with the Crickets ’

’ A Vendor of Crickets With His Decorated Stand of Cages ’


‘ The British Motor Vessel “ Malabar ” Grounded Off Miranda Point, Long Bay near Sydney in Australia ’

‘ The Malabar Twenty Six Hours after She had Grounded – The Ship Broken into Sections ’


The Rebellion in Madeira -:

‘ The Leaders of the Madeira Revolt at the Government Palace in Funchal ’ group of men

‘ Bringing Wounded into hospital During the Fighting Between The Rebels and Portuguese Government Forces ’


‘ A Prehistoric Reptile Unearthed in a Warwickshire Quarry – A Plesiosaurus at Harbury ’ group of men, women and children looking at the skeleton

‘ The Holy Shroud of Turin Ceremonially Exposed in the Presence of the Prince of Piedmont and Other Italian Royalties ’

‘ The £11,000 Thomas A Becket Cup Guarded by a Porter at Christies ’


‘ The Mishap of the First Australian Air Mail Liner – The City of Cairo Damaged After her Forced Ascent in the Island of Timor, Dutch East Indies ’ aeroplane

‘ Air Commodore Kingsford Smith on His Arrival at Koepang to Fetch the Air Mail Delayed by the Accident – Leaving the Vabin of the Southern Cross ’

‘ The Prince of Wales at Birmingham – Prince Edward and Prince George with Mr E. W. Bache at the British Industries Far, Castle Bromwich ’

‘ TheKing, Recovered from His Recent Illness, Attending the Performance in Aid of Variety Artists Benevolent Fund at the Palladium ’ in the Royal Box with the Queen and others

‘ Disaster to an Alexandria Cairo Express Train at Benha – the Burnt Out Carriages ’

’ Coal Miners Rescued After Having Been Buried Alive for Six Days – With the Representative of the King of the Belgians at the Hornu Mine Near Mons ’


Personalities of The Week:

‘ Professor A. A. Michelson Dies ..’

‘ Sir Charles Lucas Died aged 78 ’

‘ Flight Lieutenant H. R. D. Waghorn Died Fron injuries Sustained in an Air Accident at Farnborough ’

‘ The Duke of Somerset Died Aged 70 ’ – info. Edward Hamilton Seymour

‘ Mister F. H. Mitchell CBE MVO Appointed Assistant Private Secretary to the King ’

‘ Professor Einstein at Oxford wit the Vice Chancellor Canon F. H. Dudden ’

‘ Mr H. P. Latham MP for Scarborough ’

‘ Mr W. Leonard MP for St Rollox ’

‘ Miss Bertha Lewis The Famous Savoyard Contralto Died aged 43 After a Motor Accident ’

‘ Princess Ileana of Roumania and The Archduke Anton Von habsburg Whose Engagement is Announced ’

‘ Sir henry L. Marty the Surgeon Apothecary to The Household at Windsor ’

Full page


‘ Court Dress in the 16c – Isabel of France – A Portrait by Pourbus ’ a beautiful full page colour print


The First Successful Natural Colour Photographs Taken Fronm the Air by Melville Bell Grosvenor -:

‘ The Great Obelisk In Memory of George Washington Seen Beyond a Tidal Basin at Washington – The New Commerce Department Building and The Bureau of Engraving and Printing ’

‘ At An Elevation of 1200 Feet – A Natural Colour Photograph Taken From a Dirigible showing The Nations Capitol, and Also The Library of Congress And the House Office Building ’

‘ The first Successful Natural Aerial Photograph – A Panoramic View from a Dirigible Showing the Domed Capitol Flanked by the House and Senate Office Buildings, The Library of Congress and The Site for the New House Office Annexe ’

The Lincoln Memorial at Washington with the United States naval Hospital – the National Academy of Science and the Statue of John Ericsson the Inventor of the Original Monitor Warship ’

‘ Singer Six 16hp Saloon Car ’ full page colour advert showing the car in green at £280

‘ Germanys Revolutionary Pocket Ship and France’s Reply – Germanys “ Deutschland ” - - - The French “ Dunkerque ”..’ full page showing detailed drawings of the two ships “Specially Drawn for The Illustrated London News by Oscar Parkes the Editor of Janes Fighting Ships”


The Riots in Spain

‘ Mob Violence in Madrid – A Jesuit Building in the Gran Via on Fire ’

‘ Looting The Jesuit Building ’

‘ Republicans Attacking Monarchists ’

‘ A Catholic Institute of Arts and industries Damaged ’

‘ The Mother Superior of the Carmelite Convent Escorted to Safety ’

‘ A Royalist Motor Car Burnt Outside the Monarchist Association Offices in the Calle Alcala ’

’ The Carmelite Convent on Fire In the Plaza de Espana ’


‘ A Hitherto Unknown Fact Revealed by the New Photographs of the Holy Turin Shroud – That the Weave of the Linen is Herring Bone Twill – The Face from the Shroud ’

‘ Showing Still More Clearly the Herringbone Texture of the Holy Shroud ’


Art – Lots in the Henry Hirsch Collection Sale:

‘ A View of Rhenan fron the East – by Jan van Goyen ’

‘ Portrait of Mrs John Phillips of Stobcross, Glasgow – By Sir henry Raeburn RA ’

‘ A Merry group – By A. L and M. Le Nain ’

‘ The Twelfth Night Feast – By Jan Steen ’

‘ Portrait of a Lady – by Sir Antonio Mor ’

‘ Portrait of the Hon. John tufton with a Pet Dog – by Sir Joshua Reynolds ’

‘ Portrait of the Marquise Spinola – by Paulus Moreelse ’


‘ A Historic Picture by a Dutch Old Master – The Battle of Scheveningen – A Grisaille by Willem van de Velde the Elder ’

‘ An Enlarged Section of the Above Reproduction Showing Van de Velde Seated I a Boat Making His Preliminary Sketch During the Battle ’

’ Newly Discovered – A Young man in a Black Dress by Giovanni Bellini ’ full page

‘ TheTransition in the Style of Embroidery from that of the Late 17c to that Typical of the Early 18c – William and Mary Bed Hangings c1700 ’

‘ Embroidery front heat of the Late 17c – Bed Hangings in Multi Coloured Embroidery ’ not col.

‘ Etiquette – With Apologies to the Author of the Bab Ballads ’ full page rare Guinness advert – GE 163

‘ The Reconstruction of the Royal Institution – The Lecture Theatre ’

‘ the Manor House Hotel at Moretonhampstead in Devon ’

‘ The Bath at the Palace Hotel in Torquay ’

’ Pitch and Putt at the Palace Hotel Torquay ’

‘ Monte Carlo ’ advert

‘ Aquascutum Rain Coat ’ advert

‘ Phyllis Earle Salons ’ hairdressing advert

‘ Cerebos Salt ’ advert

‘ Gorringes Coat and Georgette Ensemble ’ fashion sketches – advert

‘ Union Castle Line ’ travel advert

‘ The “ Snap ” Brimmed Hat From Henry Heath ’ a trilby style hat - advert

‘ An Austin Car at A Point to Point Picnic at Sonning ’

‘ The Hampton Court Sun Clock ’ full page advert for The Standard Car

‘ Lactogen ’ advert

‘ Playtime in North Wales ’ travel advert

‘ Armstrong Siddeley Car – £365 ’

‘ Carrs Table Water Biscuits ’

‘ Woodrow Hats ’ trilby style hat – advert

‘ Britannia and Eve – General Gordon ’ full back page advert for a magazine

‘ Freetoze Shoes for Children from Dolcis ’ advert showing two designs of little girls shoes with a list of prices

‘ C. Brandauer Circular Pointed Pens ’ advertOur Note Book – by G. K. Chesterton

The World World of Science – The Tunny – by W. P. Pycraft FZS

A Pernicious Structure But a Wonder of the World – Old London Bridge by Gordon Home – An Appreciation by LPH

World of the Theatre – The Function of Dramatic Art, The Plays of John Van Druten – by GFH

Penguins on Macquarie Island – The article makes ref to The British Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition under Sir Douglas Mawson

The Oldest Monumental Statues in the World in Mesopotamia by Baron Max von Oppenheim

 


 

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The Persian Art Exhibition – A Crowned Sasanian King of Persia Represented in a 6th C Equestrian Statuette Loaned to the Exhibition by the Soviet Government ' full front page

' The Prince of Wales, Prince Edward Unveiles the Corner Stone of a Monument to Sir John Moore at Corunna ' photograph shows the prince and a crowd of local people and others - info. a battle of the Peninsular War


The Earl Haig Memorial – First and Second Model:

' The First Model of Earl Haig ' two photographs

' The Second Model of Earl Haig ' two photographs

' The Head of the Charger in the First Model '

' Head of the Charger (horse) in the Second Model '

' The First Model - The Original Design Which Was Thought to be Lacking in Portraiture – A Work in the Class of Verrocchio's " Colleoni " ..'

' The Second Mode for the Statue …To Be Modified '

Full page – info. Earl Douglas Haig statue designed by Mr A. F. Hardiman

' The World of Kinema – Miss Marilyn Miller in the Hunting Ballet "Sunny" at Leicester Square Theatre, Which is Performed In an Ocean Liner '


Film Scenes From " Africa Speaks" Heard in London:

' Africa Speaks - Natives Listen In To a Large Portable Radio Set – The Sound Film at the New Gallery Theatre '

' Swarming Locusts – The First Screen Record of the Sound as Well the Sight '

' An African Chief and His Pet Elephant'

' A Young Herdsman of the Veldt Armed with A Spear to Protect His Cattle Against Lions etc '

' A Masai Warrior I nFul War Paint With His Shield and Remarkable Feathered Head Dress'

' African Youths Weird Costumes, in Straw Masks Worn During Voodoo Rites to Qualify Them as Hunters '

' A Young African Named Koi Muren (Long Warrior) Wearing the Mane of His First Lion as a Head Dress '


Historic Relics For a Coming Exhibition in London:

' A Lock of the Hair of Mary Queen of Scots – Lent by the Hon. Mrs Ernest Guinness '

' A Reversed Horseshoe for a Projected Escape of Mary Queen of Cots – Lent by Lord Ferrers '

' Guitar Thought to Have Been Rizzio's – Lent by the Royal College of Music '

' Leading Reins Worked by Mary Queen of Scots for Her Son James – Lenbt by the Duchess of Norfolk '

' Baby Clothes Worn by King Charles I – Lent by Miss Muller '

' A Reliquary Containing A Drop of King Charles I's Blood - Lent by the Hon. Mrs Ernest Guinness '

' Needlework Miniatures of King Charles I and II – Lent by HM the Queen ( Mary of Teck ) '

' An Embroidered Linen Cap King Charles I Presented to the First Lord Carmichael Shortley Before His Execution – Lent by Lady Carmichael '

' Badge Worn by a Servant at the Scottish Coronation of King Charles I – Lent By Sir Bruce Seton '

' A Ciborium or Salt Cellar that Belonged to Mary Queen of Scots – Lent by Sir John Stirling Maxwell '

' A Fragment of The Dress in which Bonnie Prince Charlie Was Disguised as Betty Burke, Maid to Flora Macdonald, After Culloden – Lent by Hon. Alan Boyle '

' A Chatelaine Worn by Flora Macdonald, And A Gold Watch – Lent by the Former Miss Livingston and the Latter by Captain J. A. R. Macdonald '

' A Snuff Box Hiding a Portrait of the Young Pretender, Charles Edward '

' White Roses of Cambric Worn on the Day of Prince Charles Edwards Entry into Edinbury in 1745 – Lent by Mr Alexander P. Trotter '

' The Horn of Auld Wat Scott and His Spurs – The Latter Held on an Ashet by Lady Elibank to Illustrate Dishing Up the Spurs ' photograph of Lady Elibank and the spurs

' The Oft Dished Spurs of Auld Wat Scott O' Harden The Famous Reiver Who Married Mary Scott the Flower of Yarrow ' – info.Walter Scott of Harden was a reiver ( raider ) on the Scottish borders – Harden is near Hawick in Roxburghshire Scotland


Art Treasures Found im the Sea – At Piraeus

A Marble Relief of About 100BC Dredged Up at Piraeus - Neo Attic Group '

' A greek Warrior Killing an Amazon Dredged up In Piraeus Harbour '

' Fragments of Greek Statuary Believed to Have Been a Cargo Consigned to Rome in a Ship Sunk …'

' A Marble Relief Recovered – Heracles Saga '

' An Amazon in Battle '


The Prickly Pear Problem in Australia:

' A Map Showing An Area in Australia Devastated by a Cactus Jungle of Prickly Pear – Queensland and New South Wales '

' A Store of 25,000,000 Cactoblastis Egs Collected in One Day at Chinchilla, Queensland for Distribution to Landowners to Fight the Prickly Pear '

' The Enemy Before Attack by an Insect Ally of Man – Cactoblastis Cactorum '

' The Insect Armies in Action – A Prickly Pear with a Regiment of Cactoblastis Caterpillars …'

' The Same Ground As It Appeared Three Years Later …'


' An Orchestra Which Plays " Ether " Music With Soundless Instruments – Mad Possible by Wireless '


The Coming Inauguration of Indias Capital -New Delhi in India:

' A view from the Tower of the South Secretariat -Two Fountains and The South Waterway Flanking the Kings Way '

' The Massive Pillars of the Council Chamber Colonnade '

' A Stepped Stone Plinth Supporting a " Saucer " Containing Another – A Cascade '

' A Pool Fountain Creating a Curious Effect in the Viceroys Garden Seen From Above '

' The Government Buildings – The Twin Blocks of the Secretariats and The Circular Council House …'

' A General View Showing the Viceroys house …'

' In the Mogul Gardens of the Viceroys House – Ornamental Structures …'

' Part of the Front Portico of the Vicdroys House …'

' The Grounds Surrounding the Viceroys House …'

' The Viceroys House at New Delhi – the Culminating Feature of Sir Edwin Lutyens Magnificent Architectural Scheme …'

Photographs by robert Byron – Kinsey Bros of Delhi


' TheTenth Monte Carlo Automobile Rally – Cars Passing Through the Final Control '

' The Great Italian Transatlantic Formation Flight - Survivors of a Plane that Crashed Being Chaired on their Return to Rome '

' Miniature Cars o a Miniature Road for a Law Suit – A Model used in a Case to Illustrate the Effects of Powerful Headlights '

' Miss Amy Johnson's " Moth " Aeroplane in the Science Museum at South Kensington ' surrounded by children

' The First Automobile Made in the United States – A Puffing Bill of the Road o na Recent Outing, A Relic of M. Pheleine Preserved at Luna park In Los Angeles '

' A Vehicle Bult to Run on Both Rail and Road Designed by LMS Railway – The " Ro-Railer " Showing the Railway Wheels and Road Wheels '


The Late Sir henry Segraves Record Motor Boat:

' The " Miss England II " (Recovered from the Bottom of Lake Windermere ) Attaining 107 MPH on Lough Neagh in the Hands of Mr Kaye Don '

' Making a Sound Film of the Speed Trials of Miss England II on Lough Neagh '

Full page


The Revolution in Panama:

' Revolutionary Volunteers Fraternising with People in the Plaza Arango at panama City – Withy a Group of Schoolgirls Looking On '

' Volunteers on the March in Panama City '

' A Minister of the Late Regime in the Hands of Revolutionaries – Dr Nicholas Victoria Ex Secretary of the Treasury and Finance Escorted to Prison '

' One of the Revolutionary Leaders in Panama Marshalling his Men '


Rebellion in Burma -:

' Some of the Prisoners Handcuffed Together, Being Taken to Gaol, at Tharrawaddy ' ]

' The Rebel Flag, A Gong, and The Cap Said to Have Been Worn by the Rebel Chieftain Saya San '


' An Acrobatic Fire Brigade In Japan – Firemen on the Top of High Ladders at the Dezomeshiki (New Years Parade) in Tokyo '

' The Tokyo Fire Brigade - A Closer View of the Ladder Acrobats Before the imperial Palace '

' Saluting the Congress Flag at Karachi – A Nationalist Ceremony Tolerated After the Release of Mr Gandi in India '

' The Worlds Largest Frog – Rana Goliath, A Mounted Speciman Compared with a Field Mouse Given to the Natural history Museum From the Rowland Ward Bequest '

' Deptford - A 93 Ton Electrical Power Transformer Moved From a Special Road Truck on Arrival by Train From Lancashire For the Central Electricity Board ' – info. built by Messrs Ferranti Works at Hollinwood


Soviet Loans to the Persian Art Exhibition at Burlington House London:

' Sasanian Art of 5-6th C – A Silver Gilt Plate with a Pheasant in Centre ….'

' Embossed Bronze Plate of Sasanian Design - Horseman and Cheetah '

' Sasanian Period – Plate with Design of a Leopard and Tree ..'

' Silver Vase in Repousse of Sasanian Art – Two Cartouches with Figures of Eagles '

' Sasanian Bronze Plate in Repousse with Plants and Roundels …'

' Sasanian Silver Wine Ewer Showing Cartouch with a Monster, Half Dog and Half Bird …'

' Sasanian Bronze Plate in Repouse – horseman and Dog …'

' Sasanian Gold Vase (Bowl) from the Polteva Treasure …'

' Late Sasanian Period Animal Sculpture – A Crouching Hare …'

' Bahram Mounted on a Camal with Woman Riding Pillion, Shootin Gazelle '

' Plate - Woman Flute Player …'

' Silver Plate Representing King Khursam I With His Four Generals and Below the King Hunting Ibex ..'

' King Shapur II Hunting Lions With Bow and Arrow on a Silver Plate '

Double page of photographs


' A Glider Launched into the Air By Being Towed by a Motor Car – Mr Wilde the Inventor of the Device in A Car at hanworth Aerodrome and the Glider Above '

' The Towed Glider in Flight at Hanworth '

' Near Glendale in California - A Notice Warning Motorists that Low Flying Aeroplanes Cross a Road with the Aeroplane Crossing the Sign '

' A Collapsed Carriage After an Accident on an Underground Railway near Manhattan Station ' a carriage of the Hudson Tube Railway jammed into the tunnel at New York

' An Experimental Device for Controlling Night Traffic Demonstrated by the RAC at Trent Bridge In Nottinghamshire ' two signalling lamps held by the traffic controller

Germany Making Planes for France -:

' A Rohrbach Romar Flying Boat Which Has Been Acquired From Germany By the French Air Ministry on the Reparations Account – The Aircrafts Wing Surfaces Tested by Ninety nine Men Standing on Them in Berlin ' in an aircraft hangar

' A Rohrbach Romar Flying Boat – A Trial Flight Over the Baltic Near Travemunde with A Crew of Twelve and Four Passengers ' the plane in the air


Personalities of the Week:

' Lady St helier Dies aged Eighty Six …'

' Mr Montague Napier the Designer of the Gloster Napier Aeroplane Dies aged Sixty …'

' Sir Frank Gavan Duffy –New Chief Justice of Commonwealth of Australia '

' Mme. Anna Pavlova The Russian Ballet Dancer Who died at the Hague aged Forty Six … ' the dancer with a swan

' Sir Percy Fitzpatrick – Well Known South African Statesman Dies …'

' The Right Hon. Sir William Bull former MP for Hammersmith and South Hammersmith and Advocate of the Channel Tunnel, Dies …'

' The Viceroy Designate of India Returns to England from Canada - Lord Willingdon With Lady Willingdon and Mr Baldwin ' at Euston Station with others

' The Sixth Baron Ellenborough Dies aged Eighty One … ' info. Cecil Henry Law

' Sir Francis Lindley Appointed Ambassador to Japan …'

' Lord Clarendon's Device on His Personal Flag – For the Governor General of South Africa … '

' King Carol II Coinage A Model for the Obverse …' designed at the London Mint by M. Andre Lavrillier

' The Right Rev. A. W. T. Perowne the Bishop of Worcester …'


' A Baby Planet Now Being Used to Measure the Solar System, The Recent Approach of the Asteroid Eros – The Probable Character of Its Rough CastJagged Surface ' full apge from the Drawing by Scriven Bolton FRAS


Holy Mountains in Tibet and Japan:

' Kailash the Abode of Siva The Destroyer inTibet …'

' Gouri Kund Where Parbati, Siva's Wife Goes to Take Her Bath – A Frozen Lake Below Mount Kailash ..'

' The Snow Covered Crater of Fuji Yama …'

' An Air Photograph of the Sacred Fuji Yama …'


A Dakmeh in Persia -:

' A Tower of Silence I Persia Where the Dead Zoroastrian is Left to the Birds After a Dog has Certified Death ..'

' The First Photograph of the Interior of A fire Worshippers Tower of Silence – Within the Walls of a Dakmeh of the Zoroastrians ' – info. Dakhmeh

Full page showing two photographs – the article accompanying mentions Miss Ella C. Sykes and her book " Persia and Its People" Iran


' A Pontoporia – a Primitive Cetacean of The Rio de La Plata and Amazon in South America ' a dolphin like fish

' A Burmeister's Cariama – A South American Bird '

' The Viscacha – A South American Rodent '

' South American Hump Backed Crickets, Membracidae, Resemble the Thorns of a Tree ..'

' The Devils Flower Lures Insects and Seizes Them … ' info. Mantis - Blepharopsis mendica

' The Kahau or Proboscis Monkey Nasalis Larvatus Wurmb, of Borneo '

' A Snub Nosed Monkey Rhinopithecus Roxellanae of Tibet and China '

Stamps that Depict Ships -:

' Egypt 1926 – Old Egyptian Galley '

' Estonia 1919 – Viking Ship '

' Iceland 1930 – Viking Funeral Ship '

' north Borneo 1897 – Native Galley '

' Tunis 1906 – Carthaginian Galley '

' British Solomon islands 1907 – Native Vessel '

' China 1926 – Chinese Junk '

' Belgian Congo 1910 – Native Canoe '

' Niger Territory 1926 – Native Boat '

' Egypt 1914 – Native Boats on Nile '

' Papua 1901- Kakatoi Native Canoe '

United States 1893 – Flag Ship of Columbus in 1492 '

' Newfoundland 1897 – Cabot's Ship the Matthew in 1497 '

' Grenada 1898 – Flag Ship of Columbus '

' United States 1920 – the Mayflower of the Pilgrim Fathers '

' Canada 1908 – Cartier's Arrival Before Quebec in 1608 '

' Barbados 1906 - the Olive Blossom Ship '

' The United States 1909 – The Clermont on the Hudson '

' Jamaica 1922 – Port Royal in 1853 '

' US 1924 – The New Netherlands Ship '

' Chile 1910 – Capture of Maria Isabella Ship '

' Greece 1927 – Battle of Navarino 1827 '

' Turks and Caicos Islands 1900 – Salt Raking '

' Bahamas 1930 – Allegorical '

South Africa 1926 '

' Canada 1929 – Fishing Smack The Bluenose '

' Belgian Congo 1910 – Passenger Stamer on the Congo '

' Suez Canal 1868 – Early Steamship '

' Panama 1918 – Steamship Passing Through Canal '

' Hawaiian Islands 1894 – SS Arawa '

' Middle Congo 1930 – Passenger Steamer '

' Liberia 1909 – Gunboat The Lark '

' German Cameroons 1900 – Kaisers Yacht Hohenzollern '

' Jamaica 1921 – Return of War Contingent 1919 '

' Belgium 1915 – freeing of the Scheldt '

' Newfoundland 1928 '

A full page of Stamps Lent by Messrs Stanley Gibbons Ltd of 391 Strand


' Richard III – King George IV Old Scotch Whisky ' full page advert for the Distllers Agency Ltd Edinburgh

' A Bureau Constructed of Acacia Wood from About 1720 – Cortesy of Messrs M. Harris of New oxford St London ' – with an inset showing the London Provenance of the Cabinet G. Coxed and T. Wofter (Woster )

' An 18c Cabinet of Thuya Wood '

' The Vauxhall Cadet 17hp 6 Cylinders Car ' full page advert showing ths Cadet saloon car with prices

' the New Flats at Berkeley Court, Baker Street W. Showing the Roof Garden - Londons Latest Contribution to Modern Architecture '

' One of The Flats at Berkeley Court – The Dining Room ..'

' Players no. 3 Cigarettes ' advert

' North African Motor Tours – Transatlantique Ltd of 20 Cockspur Street ' travel advert

' Mr D. M. Healey in His Invicta Which Was a Winner in the Monte Carlo Automobile Rally in the Class for 1000cc Cars '

' The Singer 6 Car ' advert with prices

' The Outstanding Car for 1931 – The Big Nine of The Standard Motor Co. of Coventry ' advert with prices

' The Leveroll Duplex Tilting Car Seat fronm A. W. Chapman f Ranelagh Gardens, Hurlingham ' advert

' Westminster Bank Ltd ' advert - a small book " Home Safe " – info. I remember these, (my parents had one, 1960's!) a miniature book style savings device that could only be opened at the bank I believe

' The New Air Stamp Catalogue from Stanley Gibbons ' stamp collecting aero philately – small advert

' The Art of the Postage Stamp – North Borneo 3 Cents, Portrait of Murut Male Native - - - North Borneo 6 Cents – Orang-Utang - - - Venezuela – El Libertador, Simon Bolivar - - - USA 1½ Cents President Harding - - - Argentina - - - Donminica – Reconstruciton of Santo Domingo '

Plus various other small adverts of the day

Our Note Book by G. K. Chesterton

The World of Kinema by Michael Orme – includes Ernst Lubitsch - - - "Africa Speaks"

Exhibition of Scottish Art and Antiquities at 2l7 Grosvenor Square London in Aid of the Time and Talents Club for Girls and Children, Dockhead, Bermondsey

Arts and Crafts of Long Ago – An Appreciation of " The Technical Arts and Sciences of The Ancients" By Albert Neuburger – by L. P. H.

Mans Insect Allies Against a Vegetable Foe – The Prickly Pear Plague In Australia - By G. Rawson from Scientific Data Supplied by G. Lightfoot of the Prickly Pear Board

Books of the Day – Reviews include Under Peruvian Skies by A. Hyatt Verrill - - - The Cat in the Mysteries of Religion and Magic by M. Oldfield Howey - - - Egyptian Sculpture by M. A. Murray - - - The National Gallery by Trenchard Cox – page written by C. E. B. – Charles E. Byles

Persian Art Exhibition in London with mention of Hermitage Museum at Leningrad and J. A. Orbeli the Director of Oriental Sect. – Professor F. V. Kiparissof

The Recent Approach of The Asteroid Eros

The World of Science – Natural History of the Argentine by W. P. Pycraft

A Page for Collectors by Frank Davis

Modern Super Flats in London with ref. to Berkeley Court

The Chronicle of the Car by H. Thornton Rutter – with ref. to – Motoring Laws in Great Britain - - - The Highway Code - - - Sign Your Driving Licence - - - Careless Driving

Chess By Ernest Irving – with ref. to Isaac Kashdan of USA

The Art of the Postage Stamp by Fred J. Melville

The Playhouses includes – The Limping Man at the Royalty - - - Blue Roses at the Gaiety - - - The Improper Duchess at the Globe


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A Big Male Gorilla in the Wild in Parc National Albert in the Belgian Congo Africa ' full front page photograph by the big game photographer Marcuswell Maxwell
' A Young Gorilla's Nest in a Tree '
' Members of a Band of Gorillas – Two Males and A Female Carrying Her Baby in an African Forest ' full page by Marcuswell Maxwell
' The Most Amazing Photographs of Gorillas in Their Native Haunts: - The Old Man Gorilla - - - The Old Man, in His Observation Post, Who Had Grudged the Female Having the Only View of the Photographer - - - Big Gorilla Watching the Photographer - - - An Old Man Which Appeared to Plan an Organised Attack on the Photographers party ...'
' Old Mal in Thick Undergrowth - - - The Female Spy Sent to Keep Watch in a Magnolia Tree ...'
' Another View of the "Female Spy" ...'
' An Adult Female Gorilla Looking Back ...'
Eleven photographs by Marcuswell Maxwell
The Centenary of Faradays Discovery of Electro Magnetic Induction in 1831:
' The Scientists Laboratory from a painting by Harriet Moore Showing G Faraday at Work in 1852 '
' Michael Faraday ' from a painting
The Floods in China -:
' A View of the River Yangtse From the Top of the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank at Hankow Looking Along the Bund to the Custom house ' flood scene
' Entrance to the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank at Hankow – Where Levels Rose Even Higher '
' A Sampan Transport People in a Flooded Street '
' A Sampan and Canoe and Four Chinese on a Floating Plank – Outside the National City Bank of New York in Hankow '
The Chief Labour Dissentients of Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald:
' The Reduction in Unemployment Insurance Benefit: – Mr William Adamson – Dr Addison – Mr Tom Johnston – Mr A. V. Alexander ' the four men walking towards the camera
' Reduction in Employment etc: Mr J. R. Clynes – Mr Arthur Henderson – Mr Arthur Greenwood – Mr George Lansbury – Mr William Graham ' three photographs
' The Council of the Trades Union Congress: A. B. Swales – G. Hicks – Miss Julia Varley – Mr J. Beard – Mr A. Hayday – Mr W. M. Citrine – Mr Ben Tillett – Miss Anne Loughlin – Mr G. Gibson – Mr W. R. Townley – Mister A. Conley – Mr J. Hindle – Mr W. Keen – Mr J. Hallsworth – Mr A. H. Findlay – Mr J. Hill – Mr H. H. Elvin – Mr F. Wolstencroft – Mr R. T. Jones – T. Reive -Mr A. Pugh – Mr A. Shaw – Mr W. Holmes – Mr J. Rowan – Mr J. Davonport – Mr A. S. Firth – Mr J. Bromley – Mr C. T. Cramp – Mr H. Boothman '
' The Political Crisis and Crowds at Buckingham Palace in London Waiting to Catch a Glimpse of the Premier ' men wome4n and children
' Crowds Outside 10 Downing Street '
' Photographers and Journalists Outside Number10 Downing Street, Seen Through a Gateway of the Foreign Office ' full page
Dicemvirate of the Newly Constituted National Government:
' Sir Samuel Hoare (Conservative) – Secretary for India '
' Sir Philip Cunliffe-Lister (C) – President of the Board of Trade '
' Mr Philip Snowden (Lab) – Chancellor of the Exchequer '
' Mr J. H. Thomas (Lab) – Dominions Secretary and Sec. For the Colonies '
' Mr Neville Chamberlain (C) – Minister of health '
' Sir Herbert Samuel (Lib) – home Secretary '
' Mr Stanley Baldwin (C) – Lord President of the Council '
' Mr Ramsay Macdonald (Lab) – Prime Minister and First Lord of the Treasury ';
' Lord Sankey (Lab) – Lord chancellor '
' The Marquess of Reading (lib) – Foreign Secretary ' - Rufus Isaacs
Double page
' A 16C Dish Made at Isnik Now at the Victoria and Albert Museum '
Cinema: Two Scenes from "Take a Chance" at the Whitehall Theatre – Miss Marion Lorne – Miss Ruth Taylor – Mr Hugh Wakefield
Cinema: Scene from "Counsel's Opinion" at the Strand Theatre – Miss Isabel Jeans – Mr Owen Nares
' The Great Bed of Ware ' two photographs showing the detail on the bed at the Victoria and Albert Museum
Events of the Week: .
' Mister Ramsay Macdonald Leaving 10 Downing Street '
' Mr Lloyd George Leaving His London Home, The First Outing Since His Illness ' and another man
' Mr Stanley Baldwin On His Way to See the PM '
' King George V at Ballater Station '
' The King's Spontaneous Return to London – His Car Entering Buckingham Palace ...'
' Hanworth Aerodrome – The Visit of the Graf Zeppelin Air Ship, shown on the Ground ' view from an aeroplane
' The Graf Zeppelin at the Time of Her Cruise Over London with The Crowd Round the Airship on Her Arrival at Hanworth '
' Aldershot – Cameronians in the Recent Manoeuvres Marching Through the Mud ' a smiling group in kilts etc
' The Villa Coublay Aerodrome near paris - An Aeroplane With Extensible Wings, Drawn In '
' Near Paris – An Invention of Russian Ivan Makhonine, The Aeroplane with Extensible Wings Extended '
' Ship Launched at St. Nazaire in France – The New French Luxury Liner - The " Champlain " in the Water ' before the fitting
' Ship Launched at Glasgow – The " Carthage " of the P. And O. Line Being Towed in to the Dock, Built by Alexander Stephen and Sons '
' Stamford Bridge Athletic Match – Italian Athletes Greet English with a Fascist Salute '
' Making a Talking Film of a Criminal's Confession in America – An Alelged Murderer's Accomplice Making His Confession to a District Attorney '
Aboriginal America – Discoveries at Calixtlahuaca and Teotihuacan - Mexico:
' Comparison of Sacrificial Stone of Tizoc and the Stone From Calixtlahuaca '
' Figurines from Teotihuacan '
' Decorated Vase '
' Toltec God of Rain – Tlaloc on a Lsarge Pottery Plaque Discovered at Teotihuacan '
' Ancient Toltec Capital at Teotihuacan'
Erected by teyh Aboriginal Americans – circular Tempole at Calixtlahuaca '
' Swuare Temple at Calixtlahuaca '
' Indicating the Bathers Position in an Ancient Toltec Shower Bath – Modern Woman Showing How it Was Used '
' Toltec Shower Showing the Aperture Through Which the Water Flowed '
' Willow Grouse Lagopus lagopus ' stuffed
' Red Grouse Lagopus Scoticus ' stuffed
' Winter Dress Willow Grouse ' stuffed
Mechanisation in field Artillery – The Royal Field Artillery -:
' Rushing a Field Gun to the Front at 30 Miles an Hour ' the gun crew sitting on the transport with tractor – 18lb Field Gun etc
' Unloading the Field Gun ...'
' Tractor Hauling the Gun into its Firing Position '
Full page "Drawn by Our Special Artist G. H. Davis "
Page entitled "Britain's Foremost Port, Liverpool's Shipping Week" -:
' A Model of the Paddle Steamer "Nottingham" 1828 a Pioneer of the Liverpool to Dublin Service '
' Model of HMS Neptune '
' Model With Rigging of Human and Other Hair – The Empress of Japan Towed by Tugs at the St Georges Hall Exhibition in Liverpools Shipping Week '
' Model of The St George c1710 '
Personalities of the Week Page:
' The America Who Recently Swam Down the Bosphorus - Miss Anita Grew Daughter of the US Ambassador to Turkey '
' Research Chemist at the General Electric Company Laboratories at Wembley – Doctor W. E. Downey Killed in a Climbing Accident '
' Mister R. H. K. Peto Who Fell to His Death on the Jungfrau ... '
' Lieutenant G. R. Brinton RN Killed in a Supermarine S6A off Calshot ...'
' Sir Edward Sharp Founder of Edward Sharp Confectioners '
' Miss Paddie Naismith Next to Her Car an Avon Standard in Which Miel She Won the Ulster Motor Rally ' - Eirane Naismith
' Funeral of the Late Mgr. Damianos Kassiotis Seated in State – The Greek patriarch '
' The Duke of Gloucester ' – Prince Henry William Frederick Albert '
' Winner of the Ulster TT in an M.G. Midget – Mr Norman Black '
' The Rev. H. W. Blackburne Appointed Canonry in St George's Chapel Windsor '
' Princess Ileana of Roumania and Her Husband Archduke Anton of Austria-Tuscany Recently in England Standing Next to Their Aeroplane Presented Them by King Carol '
' Lord Stanley of Alderley ' - Arthur Lyulph Stanley also Baron Sheffield
' Mr Stephen Graham – The Author of " A Modern Vanity fair" ..'
' Mr Alfred Neumann – Author of "The Hero" ..'
' Mr Neville Brand – Author '
' Miss G. B> Stern – Author of "The Shortest Night" ..'
The Agora at Athens
' Marble Herm with Head in Style of Alcamenes '
' Statue in the Style of Timotheus ...'
' The Royal Stoa, Foundations Extending Throughout the Northern Area of Excavations '
' Sculptured Breast Plat on a Colossal Statue of Hadrian ...'
Unique Photographs of the Rescue of a Drowning Man at Berlin -:
' Helpless People Gather Along the Bank ...'
' A Young Woman Doctor and a Lad of Thirteen Swim Up to the Spot with a Life Belt '
' A Motor Launch Arrives Assisting with a Boat Hook, and A Middle Aged Man Also Takes to the Water ...'
' Rescuer Succeeds in Placing a Lifebelt Round the Drowing Man – The Other Two Rescuers Still in the Water '
' Members of the Fire Brigade Bring Forward a Stretcher from a Motor Ambulance ...'
' The Plucky Young Woman Doctor Helped Out of the Water, Exhausted, on to the Deck of the Launch ...'
' Doctor Comes Forward and Supervises the Application of Artificial Respiration – Ambulance Men and Fire Brigade Asist in the Work '
' A Policeman Takes The Particulars of the Middle Aged Man Who assisted in the Rescue '
Double page of photographs taken by Herr Willi Ruge, courtesy of Fotoaktuell of Berlin
Collectors Page: Five photographs of chairs – William and Mary c1695 - - - c1700 Hig Backed Chair - - - Queern Anne Walnut Chair - - - 17C Yorkshire or Derbyshire Chairs - - - 17C Chairs Made in Pre-Restoration Days '
' Radiant Tours – South African Government Travel Bureau ' full page advert with artwork by Pimlott possibly
Grosvenor house Hotel in Park Lane London ' advert
' British Commercial Gas Association ' advert
' Canadian Pacific – "Empress of Britain" Liner ' travel advert
' Tutankhamen Post Cards ' advert
' Vapex Inhalant on Your Cigarette ' small advert
' Brittania and Eve Magazine ' full page advert with artwork – back page
' Players No 3 Cigarettes ' advert
Stalking Gorilla with a Camera in the Belgian Congo – by Marcuswell Maxwell
Note Book Page by G. K. Chesterton
Floods in China
Books – Reviews by Charles E. Byles – including: A Century of Journalism. The Sydney Morning Herald and Its Rdecord of Australia Life 1831-1931 - - - Count Zeppelin A Biography by Margaret Goldsmith - - - Learning to Fly by Captain C. D. Barnard and Foreword by Lieutanant Colonel J. T. C. Moore-Brabazon
The Crisis in British Politics
The World of Kinema by Michael Orme - Cinema
Collectors page by Frank Davis
Keepers of the Garden of Allah - Being An Appreciation of "Trackers and Smugglers in the Deserts of Egypt" by Colonel Andre Von Dumreicher – article By A. K.
New Light on Aboriginal America – Discoveries on Toltec Sites in Mexico – Calixtlahuaca and Teotihuacan – by Thomas Gann FRGS etc
Britains Foremost Port – Liverpool's Shipping Week
Books - Fiction of the Month
Athens and The Agora – by Dr Theodore Leslie Shear - Field Director in the American School of Classical Studies at Athens
Motoring by H. Thornton Rutter
Playhouses – "Waltzes from Vienna" by Hassard Short atThe Alhambra - - - "Black Magic" by Giles Chalfont at the Royalty
Chess by Ernest Irving
Science Page by W. P. Pycraft – the Red grouse

 

 

 

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