Whorf, John (cover illus). Rockwell Kent et al (illus).
Concord, N.H. The Sportsman Publishing Company. 05- 1931.
Volume IX, No. 5. Complete May 1931 issue of magazine, color and black and white illustrations and ads, 122pp, 13 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches, color pictorial wrappers as issued. Very good, clean condition. Cover Design by John Whorf (The Circus). Contents (well-illustrated) include: A Poem by Will H. Ogilvie; America's 1931 National Aircraft Show; Aintree Steeplechase; The Woman Golfers Bag (weight in clubs important); Swordfish East and West; Helene Madison-Short-Distance Swimming Champion; Six Types of Horse Jumps at Radnor; Dry Fly Fishing; Lawn Tennis in India; Richard H. Grant's Dayton, Ohio, Estate Normandy Farms; Hunt Race Meetings 1931 Style; Field Trials of the English Setter Club; Backgammon Strategy and many other articles. Full-page automotive advertising includes Cord, Lincoln, Pierce-Arrow, Cadillac, Chrysler, Chevrolet, Duesenberg and Packard. Other full-page advertising (severely reduced from pre-depression issues) includes Dodge Boats; Geo. Lawley and Son Yachts; (Walter) Hagen Golf equipment; Wilson Golf Equipment; Spalding Golf Balls; Silver King Golf Balls; River House (East River 52nd to 53rd Sts., NY); Herreshoff (Builders of all successful defenders of the America’s Cup since 1893); Douglas (aircraft) Amphibion; Oshkosh Trunks, an American Car and Foundry Company (Yachts) ad featuring Godspeed by Rockwell Kent, and much more. Item #45365