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Item # 173540
August 19, 1871
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, Aug. 19, 1871 Three front pg. illus. pertaining to the story "Johnny Rich." Inside is a full pg. Nast illus. pertaining to "Two Great Questions: Who is Ingersoll's Co.? and Who Stole the People's Money?" Full pg. illus. of "The Staten Island Ferry Boat Disaster-Recovery of Dead Bodies at Whitehall Slip."
Doublepage centerfold: "A Sketch from the Summer House Terrace in Buckingham Palace Garden." 1/2 pg. illus. of "The London Cat Show-Can We Part with Puss?" Six illus. of "Prize Cats at the London Cat Show." Two 1/2 pg. illus. of "Two Celebrated Racers" including "Harry Bassett" and "Longfellow." (Horses).
A full pg. illus. of "Too Much of a Good Thing." (One man surrounded by many women - by Nast). 1/2 pg. portrait of "Walter Scott at the Age of Thirty-Seven." Three more illus. pertaining to Scott including "Statue of Scott, by Steel, in the Monument at Edinburgh," "Extract from a Letter to Constable the Publisher, Dated Abbotsford, July 25,1820," and "The Scott Monument in Edinburgh, Erected by the Citizens." Also contains, Nast: "Mr. Bergh to the rescue".