1891. 1891 HARPER'S WEEKLY; A JOURNAL OF CIVILIZATION Saturday, October 31, 1891 NY: Harper & Brothers, Vol XXXV, No 1819, October 31, 1891 24pp The featured article in this issue is "Team Play in Foot-Ball" by Walter Camp, with a full-page drawing "Out of the Game" by WA Rogers, plus photographs of the captains of the Yale, Harvard and Princeton teams Also included is a short football-related essay written by Richard Harding Davis The cover illustration "At the Statue of Joan of Arc, Fairmount Park Drive, Philadelphia", drawn by Alice Barber Stephens illustrates a short article about the park The illustrated fiction piece is Brother Alec, by Edith Elmer There is an engraving (from a photograph) of "Sunol, The Queen of the Trotters" with a short article about the horse The double-page centerfold is "Back From Vacation-A Morning Stroll in Madison Square" by WT Smedley An Article "High Buildings in Chicago" by MA Lane has illustrations of Dearborn Street, The New German Operahouse, The Unity Building, The Masonic Temple, The Manhattan Building The article on "The New Point Comfort" has a drawing of "The New Hotel Chamberlin at Old Point Comfort, Virginia" drawn by Hughson Hawley There are political editorials, cartoons and advertisements Folio Disbound issue so the spine edge is a little ragged but intact; there is a short triangular tear within the image on the front cover; there is a small narrow mailing sticker on upper portion of front cover The interior is clean; overall fine softcover periodical. Item #89241

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