Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News February 18th 1928.
For Sale is the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News for February 18th 1928.
This Issue contains 28 Pages, 56 Sides, it has been taken from a Bound Volume, therefore the Binding Holes are showing.
Condition is Good. Pages are very Clear and Bright. No Foxing.
1- Front Page shows a Photograph of the Best of all Breeds at Crufts Dog Show,
"The Greyhound Primley Sceptre."
2- Full Page Advert for "Dodge Brothers Ltd."
3- Quarter Page Advert for "J.C. Cording & Co."
4- Quarter Page Advert for "Swan Pens."
5- Quarter Page Advert for "Balkan Sobranie."
6- Quarter Page ADvert for "Robert Heath."
7- Full Page Advert for "Peacock Hats."
8- Quarter Page Advert for "Horrockses Sheets."
9- Quarter Page Advert for "Henry Heath Ltd."
10- By The Way : Sport & Sportsmen. By Shan.
11- Full page of Photographs showing "Dear Little Billy Merson : "Lord Babs." at
the Vaudeville Theatre.
12- Full Page Advert from the Editor of the Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic
News, for a £200 Prize to anyone that can Pick the Winner of the
Lincolnshire Handicap and the Grand National Steeplechase.
13- The Outstanding Thououghbreds of 1927. No. 10. "Dark Japan."
A Full page Photograph of "Dark Japan, Trainer R.C. Dawson, and Jockey
14- "Our Captious Critic," with a Review for the Play "The Second Man" at the
15- Full Page showing 4 Photographs from the Play "Listeners" at Wyndham's
16- "Rapier on Racing" Talking about the Following,-
a- The dollars attack on Aintree.
b- Big Purses Farming the National.
c- Patagonia's feat at Punchestown.
d- The Handicapping of Billy Barton.
e- Amberwave and Great Span at Lingfield Park.
f- Mr. Ancil's License.
g- The Sparkling Hurdling of Zeno, the Big-Hearted Hurdler.
17- "From Cocktails to Port." By the Shaker.
18- Full Page Drawing by Fitz, called "The Mighty Atom." Funk !
19- A New Star in British Golf : The Rise of R.E. Ballantine. By A Roving Player.
20- Half Page Photograph showing "Lord Dorchester Driving at the First Tee with
a Hunting Crop, as the Garth Foxhounds Meet at the North Hants Golf
21- A Mixed Bag. Showing 6 Photographs,-
a- Mechanical Rat Racing at the Stadium Club in London : The Parade
of the Terriers before a Race.
b- How the Mechanical Rat is Propelled : The Motor Used at the
Stadium Club for Terrier Racing.
c- Strange Attitudes at a Fence during a Greyhound Hurdle Race.
d- The Corinthian Forward, now a Professional : Frank Hartley.
e- G.F. Bissett, the South African Fast Bowler.
f- In the Final Pool for the Miller-Hallett Epee Trophy,- B. Cederin,
T. Praem, V. Clayton Morris, J.C. Ellis, J.E. James, D. Dexter, A.E. Pelling,
R.C. Dicker, Count Lavradio, The Hon. I.D. Campbell-Gray, S. Lane,
A. Miller-Hallett (Donor of the Cup), K. Enell.
22- Full Page Drawing by C. Fleming Williams, called "A New Swiss Winter Sport."
showing a Toboggan-Jumping in the Alps.
23- Full Page showing 5 Photographs from the World of Sport.
a- Japanese Schoolgirls Playing Hane, a Game for any Number from
Two to One Hundred.
b- The Gale on Satyrday Evening did not make it easy for the Hares,
and on Epsom Downs the Trail had to be partially Burried.
c- Crossing an Obstacle created by the Great Gale : Polytechnic
Girls on their Cross-Country Run at Perivale.
d- Walter Hagen Slips a Club behind his Back to Help with Swinging
e- Sir Michael Bruce Costumed for His Hunting Role in the New Film
24- Full Page showing the Following 3 Photographs.
a- The Twin Dancers Audrey and Esme Tosh, of "Oh Kay !" at His Majesty's.
b- Loretta Young in Fancy-Dress.
c- Miss Alice White an established Favourite of First National Films.
25- Double Page showing 7 Rugby Photographs.
26- "A Chat about Rugby." By F.J. Sellicks.
27- Full Page showing 3 Photographs of "The New College and Magdalen
Point-To-Points Steeplechases held at Oddingham near Oxford."
28- Double Page showing Photographs of "The Debrett of Dogdom : Some
Winners among the Thousands of Aristocrats at Cruft's Islington Show."
29- Full Page showing 2 Half Page photographs of "A Meet of the Grafton
Foxhounds at Towcester."
30- "The Stage of the Day." By Harris Deans.
31- Full Page Photograph of "The A-dora-ble Duby." Dancing in a Spectacular
Viennese Revue : Miss Dora Duby.
32- "Pot Au Feu." on Fishing- of many kinds and sorts. By Owen John Llewellyn.
33- Full Page showing 5 Photographs of the Boxing Match between Jack Hood
(Winner) and Len Johnson (Loser) which was Watched by the Prince of
34- Full Page Article "Paris Calling..." By A Grass Widower.
35- "Women in Sport" Full Page Photograph showing the Wedding of "A Scottish
Rugby International : Mr. A.L. Gracie and Miss Joan Symonds.
36- Full Page Advert for "Worthington."
37- "Women in Sport" Out of Door Gossip by "Simetra."
38- Full Page Advert for "De Reszke" Virginia Cigarettes.
39- Golfing - "From Ladies Tees," By Eleanor E. Helme.
40- Full Page Advert for "James Buchanan & Co., Ltd."
41- The Whirligig of Fashion.
42- Full Page Advert for "Player's Navy Cut Cigarettes."
43- "From the Driver's Seat" : Motor Ways and Days, By Jehu.
44- Full Page Advert for "Vauxhall Motors Limited."
45- Quarter Page Advert for C.C. Wakefield. (Castrol Motor Oil).
46- Quarter Page Advert for "Daimler."
47- Quarter Page Advert for "Packard."
48- Half Page Letter to Motorists from the from the AA. (Petrol Tax)
49- Quarter Page Advert for "Daimler."
50- "Fashions from the Stage and Stalls." By Florence Roberts.
51- Quarter Page Advert for "Oxo."
52- Half Page Advert for "Angostura Bitters."
53- Quarter Page Advert for "Cunard."
54- Quarter Page Advert for "J.C. Vickery."
55- "A History of Ski-ing." By Michael Temple.
56- Quarter Page Advert for "Turnball & Asser."
57- Quarter Page Advert for "Moss Bros & Co. Ltd."
58- Quarter Page Advert for "Debenham & Freebody."
59- Quarter Page Advert for "Marshall & Snelgrove."
60- "Dogs of the Day" : All Sorts of Dogs at Cruft's. By A. Croxton Smith.
61- A Review of the Book "Fools In Mortar." written by Miss Doris Leslie.