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Mr. Roosevelt in Africa....

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June 12, 1909

HARPER'S WEEKLY, New York, June 12, 1909  There is a color cover on this issue. The front page of this issue has a photo of "There are Other Games Besides Golf." This photo is of President Taft pitching two balls at the start of a game between "the local Yale nine and a team of visiting Yale men."

This issue has a photo spread of "Mr. Roosevelt in the Lion Country" and "Restoring an Historic Fort." There is also a photo of "Miss Nanette Comstock in Tragedy" and a full page illustration of "The New Office Boy" by H. S. Watson. Also in this issue, there is "The Senatorial Hall of Fame--West Virginia--Elkins and Scott" by Kemble

Other advertisements of the day are included as well, helping to portray life at the turn of the century.

Category: Harper's Weekly