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Item # 174224

March 09, 1878

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, March 9, 1878  The full front page is a Thomas Nast political cartoon captioned "Crescit Sub Pondere Virtus."  Inside has a full pg. Nast illus. entitled "That Dollar"; a quarter page portrait of "Pope Leo XIII."; a half page: "Ice Boating at Madison, Wisconsin"; most of a doublepage centerfold: "Stanley in Africa - Shooting the Rapids on the Congo River"; and two full pg. illus. of "Winter in the North" and "Winter in the South."
The "Supplement" issue has a doublepage centerfold: "Wreck in the Offing! - Scene in a Life Saving Station."

Category: 1870-1879