1915 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine GOSWICK NORTHUMBERLAND Petty Fitzmaurice (9910)

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Original Antique 1915 Country Life Magazine: Elizabeth Petty-FitzMaurice Countess of Kerry and Children SALMON NETS GOSWICK NORTHUMBERLAND St Bernard Dogs WEARE GIFFORD DEVON Triggs Vicarage Petersfield Hants


Country Life

Original Antique Weekly Magazine

DATED 1915


This first part of the description features a list of images i.e. photographs, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:

The Countess of Kerry and her Children. full page photograph by Speaight of 157 New Bond St London W - nee Elizabeth Caroline Hope and her children, Katherine Evelyn Constance Petty-FitzMaurice and Henry Maurice John Petty-FitzMaurice

Salmon Nets at Goswick in Northumberland:

Salmon Nets on Goswick Sands nr Holy Island (Lindisfarne). photograph by Miss M. Best

A Stake Net at Goswick Sands. ditto

A Bag Net in a Rough Sea.

Two Salmon in the Net.

A Boy Unlacing Top of Net to Get the Fish Out.

Boy Lifting a Twenty Nine Pounder into a Basket.

A Haycart in the Snow. photograph by A. E. Astington - a farmer walks behind the horse and cart, his dog ahead, in a snowy field

Big Game Trophies in the Royal Artillery Mess at Woolwich - Pamir or Marco Polo-s Argali - Lechwe - Reedbuck - Markhor x2 - Impala - Sable Antelope - Goral - Asiatic Ibex - Canadian Black Tail.

St. Bernard Dogs From the Kennel of Miss A. J. Field of Oakworth near Keighley:

Head of Oakworth Osiris.

Head of Corsette.

Head of Oakworth Oriana.

Corsette a Rough St Bernard.

Oakworth Osiris a Smooth St Bernard.

Oakworth Oriana.

Photographs by T. Fall

Weare Giffard in Devonshire the Country Residenc of Mr Colquitt Craven.:

Ivyclad Gatehouse.

The Hall - North West Corner with Paintings Crests, etc.

The Hall - A Screen.

Henry VIII Panelling and Queen Anne Cabinet in the Hall.

The Hall - A Settle Behind the Screen.

The Dining Room - Fireplace with Royal Arms Abve.

The Hall - Ornate Roof with Heraldic Beasts etc.

The Staircase. sleekburnc.

Fireplace in a Bedroom. With Large Heraldic Panel.

Georgian Cake Baskets and Choice Miel Examples of Decorative Arts.

The Hall Doorway and Windows.

A Porch.

Gardening - The Snowdrop Windflower Anemone Sylvestris.

The Quay at Whitby - Small Boys Lined Up Watching the fishermen. full page photograph by A. Marshall - this is a wonderful photograph - a sub-title reads "Showing a few of the small people against whom the Germans displayed their.valour- ...". the little boys in their caps, but no shoes, sitting along the quayside; a little girl standing behind; A fisherman with his nets, a woman in the background and the houses of Whitby beyond

Requiem. mother and child. full page with verse by Isabel Butchart

Correspondence Page - Photographs Sent in By Readers:

Women and Children Crushing Olives in Palestine - From J. S.

Last Year at Murren - Two Children on a Sledge.

Eldorado Mine in Southern Rhodesia - A Three Pounder Gun Made Up Out of an Old Cam-Shaft by one of the Mine Engineers - And Its Crew of Black Miners. two photographs

A Happy Prisoner - A Golden Plover Nursed Back Reive to Health After Being Caught in Aerial Wire - From Charles Reid.

Kirkdale Church Yorkshire - A Saxon Inscription - From A. Pilkington. c.keenlyside.

Deerhurst Church in Gloucestershire, Recently Renovated - From F. S. A..

The Interior of Deerhurst Church.

Full page of adverts - Gorringes Sale, Smart Black Fox Stole... Maple Syrup for The Candian Maple Products Co Ltd... Rok Roofing from D. Anderson of Belfast Lagan Works... Tredegars Ltd Lantern Light

The Lesser Country Houses. The Vicarage at Petersfield in Hampshire:

The Entrance Front.

The Ground Floor Plan. small

Garden Side of the House.

The house was designed by Architects Messrs Unsworth and Triggs aka Harry Inigo Triggs. William Frederick Unsworth and son Gerald

Winter Sale at Peter Robinson-s of Oxford Street. - Nine Edwardian fashion sketches: dresses, coats, walking suits, furs and hats

Whiteleys Winter Furniture Sale of Queens Rd London.

The Universal Coffee Maker from Lander-s, Frary and Clark.

The Toast is Britain - by Fred Roe RI - A Striking New Nelson Picture. advert for Wrights Coal Tar Soap.


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

The Young Year and The Children - The Care of Children and The War

Country Notes - Progress of the War - - - The Missing Aviator Flight Commander Francis E. T. Hewlett son of Mister Maurice Hewlett - - - Annual Report of the Chief Medical Officer and the Blue Book, interesting reading on the verminuosness of the head in girls: the weighing of babies; recruits rejected; - - - Mosquito Bites in Winter

Salmon Nets - By Sir Herbert Maxwell

Types of Hunters - referring to horses

Sport of Curling by J. L. Low - with ref. to a book written by J. Gordon Grant

The St Bernard Dog by A. Croxton Smith

Weare Giffard Hall by H. Avray Tipping

Book Reviews

Tales of Country Life - Three Days Leave by J. M. Dodington - Short Story

Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:

Permanently Disabled Belgians - from R. M. Morrison

German Place Names - From J. Landfear Lucas of the Spectacle Makers Company

Three Pounder Gun at Eldorado Mine - from G. Seymour Fort

A Greeting From New England - From Henry A. Phillips of 120 Tremont St, Boston in New England (MA) USA

Old Cottage at Otford - from Evacustes A. Phipson - short apprx 40 words

Waring and Gillow One Day Sale - Full Page Advert

Sir John Barker as a Pony Breeder - An Appreciation by T. F. Dale

Hunting in Khaki - Two packs of houds that went to the front - Mister Fernie and the Cottersmore Kennels and the Porthia Beagles

Kennel Notes by A. Croxton Smith - The Bulldog Club Show - - - Crufts Show - - - Vcissitudes of Showing - - - Field Trials

Shooting Page - The Management of Shooting Estates in Times of War by H. B .Macpherson - - -On the Moor in War Time - - - Correspondence from Frank Abraham. sleekburnc.0201


This is an original but USED magazine not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

Twenty pages (40 sides). It measures 360 x 235 mm (14 x 9.25 inches ). There is no advertising cover, but the front cover is present. This issue has had the Property For Sale Supplement, advertising pages, and other pages removed. The spine has been reinforced/repaired at some time. The inside pages have binding marks throughout. There is a little age yellowing. The original advertising cover and supplement pages have been removed, approx five pages. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested. Quotation or speech marks in the text signifies the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page.

PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. There are pages missing as described above but everything listed above is present, so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in The Country Life issues continue from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1."Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text.

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