Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News February 11th 1928.
For Sale is the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News February 11th 1928.
This Issue contains 28 Pages, 56 Sides, it was taken from a Bound Volume, therefore the Binding holes are showing.
Condition of this Issue is Lovely, Bright and Clear. No Foxing.
1- Front Page shows Mr. Eric Maturin and Miss Mary Merrill who are Appearing
in "Macbeth" at the Court Theatre.
2- Quarter Page Advert for "Champion and Wilton."
3- Quarter Page Advert for "W.H. Gaze & Sons, Ltd."
4- Quarter Page Advert for "Moss Bros & Co."
5- Quarter Page Advert for "C.A. Vandervill & Co.Ltd."
6- Quarter Page Advert for "Leather Craft of Malvern."
7- Quarter Page Advert for "Hardy Bros., Ltd."
8- Half Page Advert for the "Standard 9 Motor Car."
9- Quarter Page Advert for "Debenham & Freebody."
10- Quarter Page Advert for "Kingsway Shirt."
11- Quarter Page Advert for "Idris Grape Fruit Squash."
12- By the Way : Sport & Sportsmen. By Shan. Talking about the Following,-
a- Forthcoming Events.
b- Aston Villa's Debt to "Rugger.'
c- A Lawn Tennis "Call."
d- Miss Joyce Cave's Victory.
e- Too Many Preliminaries.
f- When Lord Hawks Bowled.
13- Full Page showing 2 Half Page Photographs of "Racing in the Snow : A
Meeting in the Bavarian Alps."
14- Full page showing a Competition by the Editor of the Illustrated Sporting
and Dramatic News for a Prize of £200, to Forecast the Winner of the
Lincolnshire Handicap together with the Grand National Steeplechase.
15- Full Page showing 6 Photographs of the Play "The Second Man," Starring
Noel Coward, at the Playhouse Theatre.
16- "Tally Ho ! Ltd." an American Hunting Fantasy. By Alan Henri Buckner.
17- A Full Page showing 2 Photographs of Foxhunting in Berkshire.
18- "From Cocktails to Port." By the Shaker.
19- Outstanding Thoroughbreds of 1927. - No. 9 "Hot Night." A Full Page
"Hot Night" with his Owner Sir Victor Sassoon.
20- A Double Page Article "Rapier on Racing."
21- "Fair Game." a Story by Charles Trehane, Illustrated by Howard K. Elcock.
22- A Full Page showing 3 Photographs of "Macbeth" at the Court Theatre.
23- "Hunting Occasions Here and There." Showing the Following 3 Photographs,
a- The New Forest Foxhounds on Brockis Hill, Near Lyndhurst.
b- Foot Beagles Meet at Amersham, in Buckinghamshire the Old
Berkeley Pack in the grounds of Beel House.
c- A Meet of Foxhounds in Old-World Gloucestershire : The Heythrop
before the Thatched Cottages at Barton Gate.
24- A Half Page Photograph showing "Boxing" - A Maryland Coaching School :
Training the Sons of United States Naval Officers at Annapolis.
25- Half Page Photograph showing "An Italian Cavalry School Preparing for
26- Double Page Photograph of "A Ski-Jumping Competition at Grindelwald."
27- "A Chat About Rugby." By F.J. Sellicks.
28- "Our Captious Critic" showing a Review for the Play "Two White Arms," at
the Ambassadors Theatre.
29- Full Page Photograph showing Miss Annette Benson in "Shooting Stars" the
new Film by Anthony Asquith.
30- "Problems of the Links" talking of Strange situations which arise in Golf,
and which defy the Ingenuity of the Persons concerned.
31- Full Page Photograph of the Sailing Ship "The Favell, a Finnish Baroque,
32- Double Page Colour Photograph showing "Joie De Vivre." from a Painting
by C. Fleming Williams ( The Binding Holes show in the Middle of this Photo.)
33- Full Page Cartoon Colour Golfing Drawing called "Business Golf."
34- Full Page Article called "The Stage of the Day." By Harris Deans.
35- Full Page Photograph of "A Beautiful Screen Petite." May McAvoy, who is
Leading with Al Jolson in "The Jazz Singer."
36- Full Page showing 2 Half Page Photographs of "Spearing Fish in Tropical
37- "A Mixed Bag," Showing the Following 6 Photographs.-
a- Greeting the Winner of the World's Professional Sculling Championship :
H.A. Barry Chaired on arrival from Canada.
b- The Draw for the Davis Cup at the Elysee in Paris.
c- The Irish Badminton Team, Beaten by England by 9 Matches to 0
d- The English Badminton Team who Defeated Ireland.
e- The Promoter of Gigantic Boxing Contests : Mr. Tex Rickard with Mrs.
Rickard and His Daughter, Miss Maxine Rickard.
f- I'll Polish Him Off !" - Sweenet Todd, the Demon Barber, works off another
Victim at the Elephant Theatre.
38- "Greyhounds For Sport." a Full Page showing 2 Half Page Photographs
called "The Live Hare and the Mechanical."
a- A Course at Amport : White light Beating Ever Winsome in the Amport
Cup Event at the Avon Valley Coursing Meeting.
b- Greyhounds Chasing the Mechanical and Trackless Hare at Staines.
39- Full Page showing 5 Photographs "From Europes Winter Playgrounds in the
40- "Women in Sport." Full Page Photograph Showing "Miss Eileen Winifred
Clarke, who is Engaged to an Oxford Rowing Blue, Mr. C. E. Pitman.
41- "Mainly Concerning Women : Items from Here and There."
A Full Page showing 5 Photographs of the Following,-
a- The Racing Motorist's Yachting Honeymoon. Mr. and Mrs. K. Lee
Guinness, who were recently Married, put in to Cannes Aboard the
b- Fencing at Sea : A Mixed Bout Aboard the "Avalon."
c- Finalists in the Swiss Women's Curling Championship.
d- Taking the Dolomite Road Jump : A Woman Competitor in the
Inter-Varsity Downhill Ski Race, at Cortina D'ampezzo.
e- Leaving for Daytona, where he is to Attempt a New Motor-Speed
Record : Captain and Mrs. Malcolm Campbell.
42- Full Page Advert for "Worthington."
43- "Women in Sport," Out of Door Gossip, by "Simetra."
44- Full Page Advert for "Benger's Food."
45- Golfing. "From Ladies Tees." The Chief Players from 1927. No.10 Miss Shirley
Lamplough : Hampshire Champion. By Eleanor E. Helme.
46- Full Page Advert for "Austin Reed's."
47- Full Page Article "The Whirligig of Fashion." Talking about the Following,-
a- New Notes in Felt Hats.
b- Tailored Suits and Coats.
c- A Furniture Exhibition.
d- Longer Evening Dresses.
48- Full Page Adverts for "Eugene Salons."
49- "From the Driver's Seat." : Motor Days and Ways, By Jehu.
50- Quarter Page Advert for "Everest."
51- Quarter Page Advert for "Drew & Sons."
52- Half Page Advert for "Austin Cars."
53- Half Page Advert for "Mappin & Webb."
54- Fashions from Stage and Stalls. By Florence Roberts.
55- Half Page Advert for "Horlick's."
56- Half Page Advert for "The Bystander £500 Golf Trophy," to be held at St.
George's Hill Golf Club, Weybridge.
57- Dogs of the Day : A Noble Frayernity. By A Croxton-Smith.
58- Half Page Advert for "Player's No.3 Virginia Cigarettes."