Original Antique WW1 Newspaper
This first part of the description features a list of images i.e. photographs, maps, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:
The Threat Of The Zeppelin Gas Bag - near full front page drawing by cartoonist David Wilson.
Small portraits of: Grand Duke Nicholas Nicholaievich And His Handsome Consort.
Countess Benckendorff (Nee Countess Sophie Shouvaloff) And The Russian Ambassador Count Benckendorff
People In The News:
King And Queen At Brighton - Sir Henry Howard - Lt Bruno Garibaldi - The Third Garibaldi In France - Lt Constance Garibaldi - The Pope By Horatio Gaigher - Cardinal Mercier - British And German Soldiers Fraternising Between The Trenches On Christmas Day.
Our Great Ally In The East - The Tsar And Grand Duke Nicholas Full Page By Chris Heaps.
double page map drawn in 100 mile squares showing the Stemming Of The Teuton Tide In Poland (shows the frontier around Warsaw drawn by G F Morrell.
The Trans-Siberian In Wartime - a page with article and 8 small pictures of: A Post House In Russia - Typical Russian Train - Dromedary And Horse Sledges - The Railway Line reive - A Siberian Winter Landscape - A Fish Market In Poland - Steamers Frozen On The Vistula - A Typical Winter Scene (Poland).
After The Battle Of Warsaw - Polish Peasants Burying The Dead - Full Page.
A double page spread of 7 photos of Russian Troops Pouring Through Warsaw:
Russian Cavalry In The Streets. c.keenlyside.
French Reservists Leaving For Home.
Civilians Collecting Money For Reservists Wives.
Warsaw Station Besieged By Citizens.
A Page with two near half page photos :
After The Battle Of Warsaw - Russian Bodies.
A Dead German Soldier.
Full Page on Refugees in Poland - 4 photographs:
Refugees In Warsaw Skating Rink, Children Who Escaped Atrocities At Kalisz.
Group Of Polish Peasants.
Refugee Family Housed In Skating Rink.
Fugitives Arriving At Warsaw By Vooz.
Trapped: A Cossack Ambuscade In The Fighting Around Lodz - full page drawn By John Vladimiroff.
At Bay! Holding Up A German Armoured Motor Car In Poland - full page by John Vladimiroff.
At The Battle Of Warsaw : Last Attempt Of The Germans To Cross The Vistula - double page picture drawn by L Czerniewski, Polish Artist Who Witnessed The Destruction Of The German Pontoon Bridge.
As Warsaw Sees The War - page of description and several small sketches: Two Kaisers In The Cart - Crown Prince Offered A Guillotine - Kaiser's Nightmare From Much Of Warsaw - How The War Is Brought Home To The Russian Millions (pictures of charging Cossack Cavalry) - article by Edward Weryho.
Several sketches at Zyrardon Market By Helen Mckie - full page.
portrait of Count Ivan Tolstoy - Mayor Of Petrograd
Petrograd's Help To Poland - 2 half page photographs showing some of the Working Members Of The Petrograd For Poland Committee, and naming : Mme Katlarewska, M Siviecicki A Member Of The Duma, Mme Zukowska.
The Roll of Honour - Officers Killed or Injured in Action or In The Service of Their Country Directly Incidental to the Great War - Full page of small portraits of :
Lt R H Williamson - Lt Ian Maclean Macandrew - Lt Lionel B Rundall - Capt Arthur M Rundall - Capt P J Whelan - Lt John Cyril Atkinson - Lt E A J Edwards - Lt R W Danckwerts - Lt W G Froude DCM - Capt G R Wyld - Capt S A Gabb - Lt Col W R Lloyd - Capt C J Spencer - Lt W A Mccrae Bruce - Lt H R S Bower - Capt T C Burke - Lt D G Ramsay - Lt H R Gordon Kerr - Capt R P Miles - Lt Alexander Dewar - Capt L Creagh - Capt Cameron Laing DSO - Captain W H Padday - Capt W A Henderson.
Buchanan's Scotch Whiskies - full page advert.
double page advert for Allenbury's Foods - Testimony From Overseas And The British Isles, with mention of Cairo Idaho Natal Hong Kong Sydney Montserrat W I Wellington Calcutta Gibraltar and more .
Columb Tyres - full page Russian advert.
near half page advert for - Player's Navy Cut Tobacco And Cigarettes For The Troops.
some pictures from the playhouses : Lord Fauntleroy With Cora Goffin And Miss Braithwaite.
The Cockyolly Bird At The Little, With Mrs Dearmer.sleekburnc.
Another Fauntleroy With Braithwaite And Mr Brydone.
Mistress Wilful At The Strand (3 Pictures) With: Miss Neilson, Mr Terry, Mr J H Brewer, Mr Somerset.
Winter At San Sebastian Spain (Grand Casino) - near half page advert.
small ads on a page: Mellins Food - Zam-Buk For Soldiers Sore Feet - Robinson And Cleaver Linens miel - French Vichy Celestins - Bensdorp's Royal Dutch Cocoa - The Famous 12 Hp Rover Remains At £350.
small portraits of Viscount Ingestre And Capt J A F Cuffe.
A plaque found under the Thames (bearing the name of John Rennie).
small adverts for Iona Scotch Whisky - Savory And Moore's Food.
motoring - small pictures of : the Maharaja Of Nabha's Napier Cabriolet - Field Kitchen For The Queen Of The Belgians, given by Messrs Talbot Clifton And Barker And Co.
small ads for: Buick 1915 - Dunlop X Tyre - Daily Graphic War Cartoons.
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 Way Of The War
Who's Who In The Russian Royal Family At A Glance
The Trans-Siberian In War Time
As Warsaw Sees The War
A Chat With The Mayor Of Petrograd
Mentasl Suggestion As A Means Of Warfare. sleekburnc. 1601
This is an original USED newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print.
A publication similar to The Illustrated London News, The Graphic was a weekly illustrated newspaper published by H. R. Baines and Company Ltd of Tallis House, Whitefriars, City of London. If there is a particular date you require regarding this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.
The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.
16 pages (32 sides) It measures 395 x 285 mm (15.5 x 11.25inches).There is no outer advertising cover; there are binding witness marks to the spine. The main frontispiece page is present with The Graphic header banner, date, price etc. Some of the pages are loose with binding witness marks. There is some age yellowing. PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are no other pages missing (as well those stated above), so if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. If you require information on size of articles (i.e. number of words), sizes of images, please ask before bidding or buying.
Some of the pages may be loose, and have minor cuts tears and blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The engravings vary in size. There are no outer advertising pages/cover unless otherwise stated. The images are NOT in colour unless otherwise stated. The process of the page numbering in The Graphic issues carry on from the previous issue therefore do not start at number 1. This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.
The descriptive text in my listing, details the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page. Please be aware there maybe typo/ spelling errors etc. "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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