Woman's Home Companion. 1940 - 12 (December)
Buck, Pearl; Temple Bailey, et al.
Price: 24.00 USD
Springfield, OH: The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company, 1940. December 1940 issue of magazine in color pictorial paper wrappers as issued, color and black and white illustrations throughout, 104pp, 13 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches. Light soiling to front and back cover; 2 inch tear at bottom of spine. Contents in good condition. The magazine, featuring fiction and home-making articles is augmented by four pages of women's fashions, illustrated in color. Period advertising abounds, including a full page color ad for the "Dorinda" doll ("Dorinda is a life-size doll, 31 inches tall") and another full page color ad featuring a portrait of Annette, one of the Dionne Quints. Many articles of continuing interest, including "Does America Need God? A Large Group of Young People Answer the Question." Overall good vintage condition.