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Good baseball issue... Cricket... "A Tale of Two Cities"...
Item # 172302
October 15, 1859
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Oct. 15, 1859 Ftpg. shows: 'A German Beer Garden in N.Y. City on Sunday Eve.' Nice fullpg: 'The English Cricketers--the Eleven of All England'. Half of the dblpgctrfld. is a terrific illus. of: 'A Base Ball Match at the Elysian Fields, Hoboken' showing a game in progress. A very displayable print, showing almost the entire field. The other half shows a cricket match. This issue also contains a serialized portion of "A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens and a portrait of Juan Rafael Mora, President of Costa Rica.