Harrison, Richard Edes (mapmaker); Antonio Petruccelli (cover illus).
New York. Time Fortune. 06- 1936.
Volume XIII. Number 6. June 1936 complete issue of magazine, profusely illustrated in color and black and white, 212pp, folio, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued. Slanted spine, general wear to cover extremities, creasing to upper right corner throughout magazine; overall good condition. Many interesting articles in this beautiful publication, plus elegant color and black and white advertisements. Articles include "Pennsylvania Railroad" part II with a double page color map by Richard Edes Harrison, "R.M.S. Queen Mary" with color photo illustrations showing prelaunch interiors, article on Philadelphia with black and white map "Work & Leisure Philadelphia" by Ernest Hamlin Baker "U.S. Steel: Part IV" shines a spotlight on Pennsylvania. Beautiful ads include one for the Lincoln "on the storm king highway" and a "Pasadena prefers Packards." A voting themed cover by Antonio Petruccelli. Founded by Henry Luce (who had, with partner Briton Hadden, founded Time magazine in 1923), Luce declared of Fortune magazine that "American business has importance - even majesty - so the magazine in which we are able to interpret it will look and feel important - even majestic." Item #54862