Whorf, John (cover illus).
Concord, N.H. The Sportsman Publishing Company. 10- 1931.
Volume X, No. 4. Complete October 1931 issue of magazine, color and black and white illustrations and ads, 80pp, 13 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches, color pictorial wrappers as issued. Covers lightly worn; interior in very good, clean condition. Cover Design by John Whorf (Gathering of the Hunt). Contents (well-illustrated) include: Francis Ouimet's Triumph at Beverly Country Club, Chicago; The Fastnet Race, 1931; A Plea for Safer Steeplechase Fencing; The Harmsworth Trophy, 1931; Ruffled Grouse Shooting; National Lawn Tennis Championships; More and Better Horse Shows, 1931; Sportsmen from the Pampas (Polo); Creating a Football Offense; America's 1931 National Air Races (Speed and Acrobatics); Conquering Mt. Fairweather (Canada); Thomas Gosden—Sportsman Publisher of 100 Years Ago; Mate and Twenty Grand (Two Race Horses); International Model Yacht Racing Club and many other articles. Full-page advertising (severely reduced from pre-depression issues) includes Pierce-Arrow; Cadillac; Chrysler Imperial; Packard; Abercrombie & Fitch; Abbott Sportocasins; RCA Victor; New York Galleries and much more. Item #45370