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Item # 176496
December 02, 1899
HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, December 2, 1899 The front page has an illustration of: "Thanksgiving in the Olden Time--Reading the Governor's Proclamation".
There is a full page with photos of: "The Anglo-Boer-Struggle--Wartime Scenes in South Africa" and a full page of text with 3 photos of: "The Gold Fields at Cape Nome, Alaska". The doublepage centerfold is an illustration titled "The Message that went Astray". There are also four football action photos and a full page color ad for "Ivory Soap.
Other news and advertisements of the day are included. This issue is complete in 26 pages and is in good condition.