1906 SKETCH MAGAZINE (8070) Haviland swimming Bateman Ruth Vincent Pigeon Shooting
The Sketch was a British illustrated weekly newspaper, published between February 1893 and June 1959, by the Illustrated London News Company and was primarily a society magazine with regular features on Royalty and the aristocracy, theatre, cinema and arts, with a high photographic content.
This issue has 19 pages ( 38 sides)
Unco Guid New York: Outgrundying Mrs Grundy - The Raid on the Art Students League, New York
A Life Class at Work at the Art Students League New York, Which Was Raided Recently By Mr Anthony Comstock, Who Seized a Wagon Load of Catalogues
Caricatures of Mr Anthony Comstock by One of the Students at the League
Another View of a Life Class at the Art Students League
Typical Students at the League
A Group of Students at Work
Info.. Mr Anthony Comstock raided the league and confiscated catalogues on the ground that they contained drawings of the nude which were "indecent, obscene and subversive of public morals "
No Need To Buy Smelling Salts Now! A First Aid Cabinet in a Street in Leicester St John Ambulance Brigade First Aid Requisites
Music as Bait for Fish: A Party of ANglers Seeking to Attract Fish by Playing to them
The Lady Gwendolen Cecil Libel Charge: Mrs Matilda Lavinia Stanley Who Has Been Committed For Trial on a Charge of Libelling Lady Gwendolen Cecil
The cost of Keeping "Mr President" - The Sums the Heads of Republics Cost Their Fellow Citizens Per Head a full page showing President Clement Armand Fallieres of France and other presidents in a smaller form right down to the smallest being Ecuador
Princess Frederick Charles of Hesse-Cassels Sons - The Princes Children Include Two sets of Twins (six boys)
Hostess at the Meeting of the King And The Kaiser: Princess Frederick Charles of Hesse Cassel
Wife of the Millionaire Shot by Mr Harry Thaw - Mrs Stanford White
A Lord Mayor as Street Singer: Alderman Thewlis, Lord Mayor of Manchester
The Forthcoming Wedding of LAdy Brynmor Joness Daughter - Miss Rita E. Mocatta, Who is Engaged To Mr Herbert S. Leon Photograph of the Lady
Mr Charles T. L. Allix Who is to Marry The Hon. Hilda Strutt
The Hon. Hilda Strutt
A Popular Yachting Hostess: Lady Camden
Mascot to an American Fleet: Miss Edith Deacon mascot of Admiral Bob Evans s Fleet
Did The Cat, The Crew, or the Craft Win the Kings Cup and the Kaisers Cup for Sir Maurice Fitzgerald? The "Satanitas " Owner and Crew, and The Mascot Black Cat
The Proposed STatue to Ibsen in Christiania by Gustav Vigeland
Skipper of The Vessel that is Sailing to "Diamond" Island: Captian Grey of the " Xema "..
The First French Lady to write a Tragedy: Mme Lucie Delarue-Mardrus
On Board The "Mystery" Vessel That is on its Way to Diamond Island: On the Deck of the Xema - info..taking the representatives of a syndicate searching an un-named island, believed to be off the West Coast of Africa, for diamonds - with reference to the De Beers Company
A full page with three photos - A Fairy Island for the Little Crown Prince of Norway - Fortinbras, Godo Sound
King Haakons Yacht Anchored Off Fortinbras
Fortinbras Formerly Called Solstraaleo, The Island Home Recently Presented to Prince Olaf of Norway by Miss Ada Musgrove
The South Front of Fortinbras
Mrs Russell Sage the Richest Woman in the United States
An Erasure That May Casue a Great Law Suit: Part of the Late Mr Russell Sages Will Showing the Date 1900 Altered to 1901
The German Crown Princes First Love: Fraulein Reta Walter
Alfonso Etcetera: King Carlos Younger Brother
An Actress Who has Joined a Tombstone Society: Mlle Dicka
A 14,000 lb Shark Caught in San Pedro Bay
The Most Costly Ballast in the World
A Natal Native - A Man Who Will Only Wear Torn Clothes
A Telephone THat Enables you to See The Person You are Talking to
A Chinese Coolie wearing a Straw Coat
the Jewish King Lear: Mr Jacob P. Adler Who Plays David Moscheles, The Modern King Lear
What Could She Have Meant? full page comical sketch by Frank Reynolds
Expected to Meet Raphael! - Mrs Muchcash full page humerous sketch by Dudley Hardy
Pigeon Shooting New Style: The Latest Form of "Bird" Clay Pigeon Shooting showing seven photographs on a full page
The Late Mrs Craigie (" John Oliver Hobbes ")
SUPPLEMENT, including :-
A full page with three photos of scenes from You never can tell at the court -0 showing, Mr Edmund Gwenn, Henrietta Watson, Dorothy Minto, James Hearn, Norman Page, Edmund Gurney, Lillah McCarthy, Henry Ainley
Full page drawing by Frank Havilasnd, Spirit of Wine (portrait of a lady with a glass of Sherry one of a series, this being number 6
Ghosts in the Badlands, The Red Indian as an Ibsenite. A page with 8 photos and paragraphs on each, entitled individually as :- Mrs Alving at the grave of Calamity Jane : Red Clouds Squaw : Indian squaws gambling at Pocatello Idaho : The travellers coach : Mrs Gay at the grave of wild Bill, Deadwood South Dakota : The Ghosts company on the red river : a typical cow puncher : Mrs Spotted Hawk, an Ibsen enthusiast
Lady Minto, wife of the viceroy of India - full page by Bourne and Shepherd
Double page scene from Amasis showing : Norman Salmond, Ruth Vincent, Roland Cunningham, Lauri De Frece, Herbert Ross, by Dover street Studios
A further full page with scenes from Amasisshowing :- Ruth Vincent, Roland Cunningham and Madge Vincent
full page by m manuel of paris, of a parisienne in her bed ready to receive guests
An extraordinary Long haired Donkey property of M O Coulais of Breuil
The sicilian cart to be used in Mr Hall Caines new drama (The Bondman)
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The Coolest Summer Sport - Photographic Hints to The Swimmer full page showing swimming and diving positions from a photograph by Reinhold Thiele
"Eh, What!" - Temptation a full page humorous sketch drawn by H. M. Bateman
Miss Betty Hicks Daughter of Mr and Mrs Seymour Hicks
The Passion Play at Cabbe Roquebrune - A Scene in the Village
Mascot Extraordinary to the Harvard Crew: Master Wray the son of the American Universitys Crew Mr James Wray
Angling: Catching Live Bait - Hauling in the Net Which Closes, Umbrella Fashion, As It is Drawn Up Re-Catching The Live Bait, Which Has Been Stored in the Perforated Case Shown and Sunk in the Water
Fashions - For the Casino hat and dress design A Dainty Gown for a Cuontry House Party
british Baggage De Luxe: An Excellent Steamer Trunk at Messrs John Pound and Cos
British Baggage de Luxe: Ladies Dressing bag at Messrs John Pound and Cos
An Unfailing Holiday Friend: 4711 Eau De Cologne
Broken Hill Proprietary Mine: Zinciferous Dumps .
Moteley Notes By Keble Howard - Chicot
After Dinner by Ernest A. Bryant
The Stage From The Stalls by E. F. S. " Monocle "
Weekend Papers by S. L. Bensusan
The Literary Lounger by O.O.
A Novel in a Nutshell by Nora Alexander - Laetitia Carstairs B.SC.
Heard in the Green Room
The World of Sport by Captain Coe
Our Ladies Page by Sybil
City Notes including - Answers to Correspondents and more
Frog Farming in Canada (no illustrations)
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