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July 10, 1915

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York City, New York, July 10, 1915

This issue has a color cover page before the title page which has an illustration on it titled "The Germ War" by Enright. On the back of the cover page are several photos from war.

In this issue, there are several articles including "Atrocities" by Norman Hapgood; "True Americanism" by Louis D. Brandeis; "The Passing of a Golfing Myth" by Herbert Reed; "Yale's Place in the Thames Sun" also by Herbert Reed plus much more.

There are also several illustrations in this issue including the double page centerfold illustration which says "'Who knows if on the banks of the Seine, the Thames, or the Zuy-der-Zee if some traveler, like myself, shall not one day sit on their silent ruins and weep in solitude over the ashes of their inhabitants, and the memory of their greatness?'--Volney, "Ruins of Empires," Chap. II." and "Pen and Inklings" by Oliver Herford

Other advertisements of the day are included as well, helping to portray life at the turn of the century. This issue is in very good condition.

Category: Harper's Weekly