Fortune Magazine. April 1933. COMIC STRIPS / STRAWBERRIES / HOUSE PLANS / MACY'S.
Fortune Magazine. April 1933.
Fortune Magazine. April 1933.
Fortune Magazine. April 1933.
Fortune Magazine. April 1933.
Fortune Magazine. April 1933.

Fortune Magazine. April 1933.

Buehr, Walter (cover illustration), William Longyear (mapmaker).
New York. Time. 04- 1933.
Volume VII, Number 4. April 1933 complete issue of Fortune magazine, profusely illustrated in color and black and white, 128 pages, 14 x 11 inches, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued. Exterior in poor condition; covers have completely detached from text block. Creasing to top right corner throughout text block; last two pages have been cut away; interior otherwise in very good condition, clean and bright. Many interesting articles in this beautiful publication, plus elegant color and black and white advertisements. Articles include: "R. H. Macy & Co., Inc.", a history of the famous department store and of contemporary merchandising; "Connecticut Utility", about the electrification of the state; "The Funny Papers", about America's most popular comic strips, accompanied by some fine examples; "Mass-Produced Houses in Review", a report on the progress of prefabricated homes; "The Third Favorite Flavor", which covers strawberry production and includes a color pictorial map by William Longyear; and "International Silver Co." - the world's largest silver plater had a loss of $1,500,000 in 1932. 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 #55695

Price: $68.00