For sale is an issue of Black & White, February 18, 1899. This copy was removed from a disbound volume and has some repair to the spine where the binding was.
Overall condition is good.
Contents - Articles:
The Passing Hour - news from around the world Parliament in Profile This Palable-Gross Play - Review by H E Rod Obituary - The Late Alfred Sisley - written by A L Bensusan A Hell within a Hell - article written by an occasional visitor to Monte Carlo Continental Locomotives designed in Scotland Story - The Three Musketeers: A Whimsey by Eden Phillpotts The Ameers of Cabul- article Play - The Return to Simplicity (Dialogue) The Journalist Earl tells his own story by Barry Pain New Books Sic Itur - article Dame Fashion's Diary by Orinthia Cruft's Dog Show - report Music - reviews Various other news pieces from around the Country.
Content - Photos/Adverts:
Front Page: Is Andree Dead? Some views of his setting out:- Floating Ice at Spitzbergen., Off at Last., Herr Andree., Covering the Balloon., Transporting the Balloon to the house built for it., Just before starting. Small portrait photos of : Dr G Sims Woodhead., Maj-Gen J D P French., Earl of Home., Captain F C D Sturdee. Photo of the Late Prince Charles Napoleon Bonaparte View of Jolo, Southern Philippines Small portrait photo of : Late Mr G Davidson., Late Mr G A Spottiswoode The Last of an old Ironclad, H.M.S. "Resistance" - drawn by B F Gribble Wreck of the "Peruvian" at Seaford Full page drawing by Hedley Fitton of The New View of Westminster Abbey (by permission of the editor of The Daily Chronicle) Character drawings of members of Parliament: The Leader of the Opposition., Mr William Allan, Leader of the United Irish Party., Mr Balfour and Mr Labouchere Annual Dinner, London School of Economics and Political Science - Miss Hewart proposing a vote of thanks - drawn by J Finnemore. Lord Cromer's Visit to Khartoum:- Photos - Lord Cromer on the Battlefield of Omdurman., Post Office at Khartoum., Lord Cromer and the Sirdar standing by the Khalifa's Carriage., Lord Cromer making a speech to the Natives at Omdurman., Lord Cromer laying the Foundation Stone of the Gordon Memorial College., Lord Cromer and the Sirdar standing where Gordon fell. Portrait photo of The Late Alfred Sisley Portrait photo of Mr Martin Harvey as Sydney Carton in "The Only Way" at the Lyceum. Glasgow-Built Express Locomotive for the Belgian State Railway. Portrait photo of Mr J F McIntosh Entire Engine packed for sea-transport to Belgium. Type of the Belgian Locomotive superseded by the "Improved Dunalastairs" - photos by W Rose Duthie. Small portrait photos of the Heads of the South African League:- Mr C K White., Mr W Wybergh., Mr C D Webb., Mr T R Dodd. The Boat Race: photos of the Oxford 1899 racer in construction and the builder Mr Fred Rough. Full page drawing by Rupert C W Bunny - "St. Valentine's Day in the Morning". Portrait drawings of Abdur Rahman, Present Ameer and Shere Ali, Ameer 1869-1879. Double page engraving "The First Parting" from the painting by P Outin. Crack Shots of the Indian Army: Winners of the Hyderabad Cup. The Lifeboat - from the painting by William Pratt. The Carnival at Nice - 2 half page photos by Giletta of Floats. The Farrier - photo by Charles Reid, Wishaw At Cruft's Annual Dog Show, Agricultural Hall - drawn by R H Moore Little Violet and the Lion Cubs - photo by Knight, Aldershot Bust of Alexander Dumas recently unveiled at Her Majesty's Theatre Malay States Guides Musketry Trophy
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