Moorepark, Carton (cover illustration). Philip Vinton Clayton, et al (illus).
Philadelphia. Curtis Publishing Co., 03- 1920.
March 1920 complete issue of the magazine, illustrated throughout in color and black and white, 224 pages, 16 x 10 1/2 inches, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued. Covers lightly worn with address label to upper right front corner, soft lower right corner bump throughout, ink mark to a couple of pages; otherwise interior very good. Astrology themed cover illustration by Carton Moorepark. Lots of wonderful ads (Vivaudou Mavis Perfume, Overland, etc.) and interesting articles and fiction, including: What Do Women Want With the Vote?, poem "The School of Fish" by Henry Clayton Hopkins, illustrated in color by Philip Vinton Clayton. The author's poem plays on the phrase "school of fish" and imagines a "stern old Lobster, quick and sure, / Who knows the fisherman's every lure" delivering a lecture to a goggle-eyed crowd. Lavishly and charmingly illustrated by Philip Vinton Clayton. Great March birthday gift! Item #56061