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Automobile Records... Football...

Item # 177125

November 30, 1901

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, November 30, 1901 Full page photos "The Automobile Races, November 16, at which All Records Were Broken"; Governmental Tests of Guns and Projectiles; fullpage illustration of Leaders of the Opposing Forces in Last Saturday's Great Football Game (Yale and Harvard) and another full page with 7 football related prints featuring two games, Cornell vs. Columbia and Yale vs. Princeton. Also included but not shown is: "The late J.H. Mapleson, and some artists he made Famous," which includes a small drawing of Jenny Lind (among others).

Also included are several Thanksgiving-themed articles/prints: "Day with the Cranberry-Pickers", written by Charles Culver Johnson, which includes 6 related images, unidentified source; a doublepage centerfold "On the Hill-Side before Thanksgiving" (does have typical small binding holes), by Stephens; an article "Chimmie Fadden: A Tenement Thanksgiving", by Edward W. Townsend, with the related image "Mrs. Murphy's Might ... or ... the Ballade of Martin Halligan's Aunt", unidentified source.

The back page has "Nothing to Stop Him Now", by W.A. Rogers.

Category: Harper's Weekly