The Ladies' Home Journal. August 1915. JANE ADDAMS / FASHION / DOMESTIC.
The Ladies' Home Journal. August 1915.
The Ladies' Home Journal. August 1915.
The Ladies' Home Journal. August 1915.
The Ladies' Home Journal. August 1915.

The Ladies' Home Journal. August 1915.

Wilcox Smith, Jessie (cover illus).
Philadelphia. Curtis Publishing Co., 08 - 1915.
August 1915 complete issue of the magazine, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued, illustrated throughout in color and black and white, 56 pages, 16 1/4 x 11 1/4 inches. Light toning and wear to covers, slight upward curve to left edge, 2 small tears (repaired with tape) to spine, 2 inch mailing label to front cover, 1 3/4 inch stain to back cover; overall very good clean condition. Many beautifully illustrated advertisements for clothing and domestic goods, as well as articles, advice, and fiction. Cover illustration of two sleepy children in a hammock by Jessie Willcox Smith. Features include: "Costumes for the Summer Fete", illustrated by M. T. and T. M. Bevans; "How Clothes Really Came to Be - And How it Happened That Men, and Not Women, First Wore Them"; "As I See Women", an interview with pioneering social activist and women's suffrage worker Jane Addams; and much more. Color ad by Guernsey Moore for Willys Knight autos. Of great interest to historians, costume designers and graphic designers. Item #55979

Price: $45.00