Leyendecker, J. C. (cover illus). Edward Penfield, Jessie Willcox Smith, et. al. (illus).
New York. P.F. Collier & Son. 12-14- 1907.
Volume XL. Number 12. December 14, 1907 issue in original color pictorial wrappers, full page color illustration, black and white illustrations throughout including double page illustration, 34 pp, 16 x 11 inches. Covers worn with address label to upper right front cover, soiling and mended tears, green ink stain to lower left corner and first few pages. Contents in good condition. Numerous articles of interest plus art work by some of the major figures of the era. Art work includes a color centerfold "Exceeding the Speed Limit" by Edward Penfield of children playing with Christmas toys, illustration by Jessie Willcox Smith to accompany poem "The Procession of the Blest" by J. W. Foley. Front cover (color) by J. C. Leyendecker showing musicians playing a flute and double bass; additional color illustrations include a back cover advertisement for Pears' Soap. Overall good condition throughout, with copious period advertising. Item #48550