Stillwell Weber, Sarah, (cover illus); Maginel Wright Enright; et al.
New York. Butterick Publishing Co., December 1917.
December 1917 issue in original color pictorial wrappers, illustrated in color and black and white, 92 pages, 16 x 11 1/4 inches. Light soiling to covers, several short tears and one 1 1/2 inch repaired tear to covers, 2 inch split to tail of spine, creasing to front cover corners, staples rusty. Slight bumping to text block corners and increasingly small tear to right margin of first 50 pages (tear starts off at 1 1/4 inches and then dwindles down to nothing); text block in good condition overall; Christmas card illustrations in very good clean condition. The highlight of this issue is a two-page feature titled "Merry Christmas to All! Twenty-Two Cards of Greeting from Delineator Artists" showing lovely designs by Fanny Cory, Harold Sichel, Maud Tousey Fabnel, and more. Also included are the usual fashion spreads, articles and fiction, including a short story illustrated by Maginel Wright Enright. The delightful cover illustration of the Christmas-Tree Fairy is by Sarah Stillwell Weber. Much period advertising including ads for Columbia Grafonola, Jello-O and Victrola. Item #56631