The Sketch Sept 22nd 1897.
- The Sketch Magazine.
The Sketch Magazine
Copy has 26 pages, 52 sides, it was taken from a Bound Volume and therefore has the Binding holes showing.
Front page shows a Portrait photograph of "The Ideal Ophelia," : Miss Ellen Terry.
Half page Article called "From The Theatres."
Together with a photograph of the Front of the Programme, for "The White Heather," at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane.
Article called "Ophelias i have Seen." by An Old Playgoer.
The Quickest Cyclist in the World.
Full page Article on the Cyclist M. Cordang, who has just broken the 24 Hour World Record at the Crystal Palace. Also showing a photograph of M.Cordang with his Pacemakers.
Full page Article called "Mixed Bathing at a Yankee Brighton." ( Narragansett ).
Article called "A Gutter Hamlet."
Article called "Francillon," at the Duke of York's Theatre.
Seven page Article called "Small Talk."
Together with the Following photographs,-
1- James Irvine Stonybrake and his Family.
2- A Jubilee Mug : Produced by Messrs. Doulton.
3- Pluscarden Priory.
4- Miss Florence St. John, now Appearing in "La Perichole," at the Garrick
5- Captain Manoel Urbano di Monti, the Famous Pilot and Pioneer of the
6- The Karachi Plague Committee.
7- A Screen of Human Sunflowers.
8- Twenty Deer Heads with Antlers from the Lochrosque Deer Forest Ross-Shire.
The Charms of Connemara.
Full page showing the Following Two half page photographs,-
1- Cashel Bay.
2- Cashel Mountain and Bay.
The Casting of "Boadicea,"
Full page Article on the Casting of the Statue of "Boadicea," and her Daughters, by the Late Thomas Thornycroft. Together with the Following photographs.
1- The Body of one of the Daughters.
2- One of the Horses.
A Survivor of Navarino and His Ballad.
Article concerning Mr.William Doran, known as "Old Navarino"
Article and photograph of Miss Ada Branson the Comedienne.
Article called "Byron in Nottingham," by J.A.Hammerton.
Together with a photograph showing a House in Nottingham where Byron Stayed in 1799.
Full page photograph showing Miss Lottie Williams in "In Town."
Photograph by Alfred Ellis.
Half page Article called "The Literary Lounger."
A Book and its Story.
Article called "An Elizabethan Classic." a Review on the Book "The Historie of Phillip de Comines by Thomas Danett.
The Drama at Earl's Court.
Article concerning the Drama Section at the Victorian Era Exhibition at earl's court. Together with the Following Two photographs,-
1- Mr. Haines as the Brigand.
2- A Corner of the Drama Section.
Article called "Common Objects of the Strand :- Editors." Written by Barry Pain.
Full page portrait photograph of Miss Hilda Hanbury.
Double page Article called "The Art of the Day," together with the Following photographs of Paintings.
1- "He Cometh Not, She Said." - A Study from Life by J. Stuart,Junior, Glasgow.
2- "A Little Robin Redbreast." - By Blanche Jenkins.
3- "An Offering of Love." By Blanche Jenkins.
Full page Illustration by Cecil Aldin called " A Lone Bachelor."
Full page Illustration by Cecil Aldin called "The Three Graces."
Full page Article called "Danish Dairy Cattle." By A.J. Stanton.
Full page Article called "The Family of Jean Clermont." By S.L.B.
Full page Article called "At Random." By L. F. Austin.
Full page Illustration by Gunning King called "The Light Side of Nature."
Full page Illustration by Cecil Aldin called "Cold Comfort."
Full page Illustration by Leslie Willson called "Things i Have Not Seen : A Tiger Hunt."
A Novel in a Nutshell.
Two page Novel called "The Apotheosis of Derry Keeno." By Maxwell Laurie.
A Full page Illustration called "A Crisis : Such Witching Looks Are Baited Hooks."
Full page Article called "An Anglo-American Singer," a Chat with Miss Marie Engle. Together with 3 photographs of Miss Engle.
Full page Article called "Other People's Pets."
Half page Article on "Carp Fishing," by F.G. Walters.
Half page Article called "Hors D'oeuvres," by Marmiton.
Half page Advert for "Mappin & Webb's."
Quarter page Advert for "Dore and Sons."
Quarter page Advert for "Howard & Sons."
Full page Article called "The World of Sport," by Captain Coe.
1- Athletics. - (The London Press Sports.)
2- Racing Notes.
Full page Cycling Article called "Society on Wheels."
Showing a photograph for the Start of the Five Miles Bicycle Championship at the Press Sports.
Half page Advert for "Wilson & Gill."
"Our Ladies Pages." By Sybil.
Two page Article called "Vanities Variously," with the Following Illustrations,-
1- Lady wearing the Newest Jacket.
2- Lady wearing a Black and Tan "B. and M." Flannel Frock.
3- Two versions of the Tyrolean Hat.
4- Bag made for the King of Siam, by the Alexander Clark Manufacturing Co.
Half page Advert for "Pears Soap."
Half page Advert for "Player's Navy Cut Cigarettes."
Two page Article called "City Notes."
1- The Money Market.
2- Waihi Gold.
4- A Plea for Legibility.
5- Trade with the Colonies.
6- Westralian Mines.
7- Our African Letter.
8- Home Rails.
9- The Bank of Great Britain.
10- The Klondyke Craze.
11- Hong-Kong and Shanghai Bank.
12- Scotch Railways.
13- Dover "A."