RARE vintage July, 1937 Better Homes & Gardens magazine featuring beautiful summer flower cover. What a fabulous peek into life during the 1930's. Original 10 cent cover price. Volume 15, no. 11. Not ex-library.
Magazine features Interior design, antiques, architecture, landscape design, gardening, decorating, furniture, home decor, delicious recipes, decorating tips, floral design plus.
ARTICLES: It Stands Four Square - simple modern home softened by traditional detail by Architect 'Robert B. Carr'. Do We Agree About Kitchens? - small color illustrations showing design ideas for dining options, bay window and storage. Give Your House a Face - Lift, More Summer Homes, Scientist's Dream Garden, Summer Flowers Below The Line, Never To Young to Travel, Cooks Round Table and more.
Brilliant advertisements throughout include full page color and black & white; terrific collector's items on their own. Use them for home decor, mat or frame. Photos do not fully capture exact color hues, wait until you see. WOW!
Mobil (Mobiloil) - features young woman and her dog, Bissell Sweeper, has original $4.95 price would love to purchase a vacuum cleaner for that price. Wheaties cereal ad in color on the back cover. Automobile ads include: Plymouth builds great cars - full page picture ad and Chevrolet - Knee Action Chevrolet the only complete car priced so well has full page illustrated ad. Kodak camera, Heinz, General Electric and more.
Binding tight. Excellent/very good+ vintage condition for age. Cover very good+/bright/clean/light shelfwear-light edgewear-corner crease-spine wear/back bright-subscriber stamp scuffing-some edge foxing-light yellowing-buckling. Pages excellent/very good+/bright/clean/light shelfwear includes few light spots-smudges-light buckling-yellowing-2pp thin blue bleed bottom/first pp pink right corner/few pp some staple rust.
Do not pass up this must have collector's gem; will make a FABULOUS gift for yourself or someone special in your life!!