CHUMS was a Boys Adventure Story Paper that was published weekly at One Penny a copy. This large 1916 ANNUAL has 853 pages and covers the full 12 month period from September 18th 1915 to September 16th 1916. The book is 12" x 9" and about 2" thick so it is indeed a large one. The cover is a little faded but the inner pages are in general in marvelous clean condition with no age spotting.....the first few pages show more wear with some rips and tears. The graphics are great in true 'BOYS OWN' style...cracking great yarns also plus some excellent full page full colour sheets and other monotone pictures. Has the original owners name inner front page ..... "To Harold From His Mother, Xmas 1916'. Published By CASSELL & COMPANY.
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