The Family Circle. August 7th, 1936, Vol. 9, No. 6.

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Book Condition: Collectible-Very Good


Original publisher's black, white, and blue wrapper with illustrations on the front cover of Shirley Temple, Clark Gable and Jeanette MacDonald, and a scene with stagecoaches. Inside of front cover has an advertisement for Ritz crackers. Inside of back cover has an ad for Edward's Dependable Coffee. Back cover has a comic-strip-style feature, "Food for Thought" by Robert Pilgrim, that lists "unusual facts." 8 1/4" x 11 1/4." Twenty-three pages, complete. Many black and white illustrations and advertisements throughout magazine, complete. Pages are very clean and intact. The Family Circle is a home magazine that was first published in 1932 and includes various articles and covers topics such as current news, housekeeping, health, cooking, and the latest fashion trends of the time. At the point of this issue's publication, Family Circle was a weekly magazine. Family Circle is still published today as a monthly magazine. The following articles, stories, and features are included in this issue: "A Verbum to the Sap" by Stewart Robertson, "Summer Vacation Hygiene" by Ida Bailey Allen, "Last Gasp of Summer" by Peggy Randolph, "First Impressions" [many recipes for cocktail, cocktail sauces, salad dressings, and appetizers], "Mostly Roses--But a Razz or Two" [review of the latest movies], "Ida Bailey Allen's Hot Weather Menus" [weekly menu ideas with some recipes], an article about the history stagecoaches, and "Good-Bye Mosquitoes" by Rae Norden Sauder [pest control article].