1957 COUNTRY LIFE Magazine 7 Mar DOROTHY PERCY EUSTACE Arran Scotland (8313)

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Dorothy Percy Eustace ISLE OF ARRAN SCOTLAND French Bulldog SAMUEL PALMER ARTIST Elton Hall Huntingdonshire BRITISH EARTHQUAKES

 

 

COUNTRY LIFE

Original Weekly Magazine

DATED 1957

 

Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Hon. Dorothy Percy Daughter of Lord Percy of Newcastle, of the Old Rectory, Etchingham, Sussex photo by Lenare; announcing forthcoming marriage to Captain T. R. H. Eustace of The Cliff, Mousehole, Cornwall.

Outer Cover Photograph by K. B. Eachus: Tewkesbury Abbey.

 

Principal Contents and Features on:

Radwinter, Essex and The Church Porch - x1 photo.

Isle of Arran, Scotland: View of the Mountains from Above Brodick Bay - Glen rosa Towards Cir Mhor, The Saddle and Carlins Leap - Lokking Down into Glen Sannox - Firth of Clyde from Coich Na H'Oighe - x5 pics., and text/article by W. A. Poucher.

French Bulldog Morebees Birmand Benjamin - x1 pic., and text/article by S. M. Lampson.

Samuel Palmer the Painter - x6 pics., and text/article by Denys Sutton.

Gardening: Borders at St nicholas, Richmond, Yorks - Charles Mallerin Rose - Lobelia Huntsman - x3 pics., and text/article by Lanning Roper.

Antique Ale Jugs and Drinking Glasses etc. - x6 pics., and text/article by G. Bernard Hughes.

Elton Hall, Huntingdonshire Part III. Seat of Sir Richard Proby - x11 pics., and text/article byArthur Oswald.

A Thousand Years of British Earthquakes: Ochtertyre and the Loch of Monzievaird, Perthshire - An Apparatus for Recording Earthquakes Set Up at comrie, in 1869 (diagram) - Houses in Wivenhoe, Essex Damage in 1884 - x3 pics., and text/article by V. A. Firsoff.

Dartington Hall, Totnes - x1 photo.

Crossword Puzzle (plus name of a previous weeks winner Miss M. Dunell, Agneta Cottage, Chalford hill, Stroud).

Fashion: Tweed Street Dress from Debenham Freebody - Worsted Jacket Lined with Patterned Silk, Straight Skirt from Marshall Snelgrove - Orlon Suit from Marshall Snelgrove, and Printed Wool Beret from Jenny Fischer - Silk Shirt with Crossover Buttoned Bands; Glenchecked Dutch Pleated Skirt - Sweater in Kid Skinfrom Bradleys - Cardigan In Dog Tooth Check from Harrods - x6 pics., and text/article by P. Joyce Reynolds.


Correspondence Pages - Letters from Readers:

Roots of a Beech Tree That Grew in the Coal Dust Tip of an Old Colliery in S. Wales - picture and correspondence from T. R. Peace, Woodlands, Tilford, Farnham, Surrey.

Stone Cider Mill at Mordiford, Herefordshire; Cider Press at Broadway, Worcestershire - x3picture and correspondence from MW of Hereford.

Pigs On The Way to Market in Bamboo Baskets in Malaya - picture and correspondence from Bernard McNAmara, Coombes, Heathfield, Sussex.

Bust of an Unknown Lady by Raimondo Trentanove miel - picture and correspondence from Brigadier R. F. Johnson, 6 Manor Grove, Tonbridge.

An Orange Tree on a Perfumers Bill Head of 1771 - picture and correspondence from Midlander, Birmingham.

Glossy Ibis Shot on the River Frome nr Stratton in Dorset - picture and correspondence from C. J. R. Pope, 8th King's Royal Irish Hussars, reive BFPO 18.

Gothic Revival Font at Bath Abbey, Somerset - picture and correspondence from John Hatton, Chairman, Bath Abbey Fabric Committee, Blakeleys, Beechen Cliff, Bath.

Mouth of Wrens Nest Tunnel, nr Dudley, Worcestershire - picture and correspondence from Margaret Jones, Snowberry Cottage, Preston Wynne, Herefordshire.

Tombstone to a Wagoner at Palgrave and To a A Horse Coper at Kesgrave, Suffolk - x2pics. and correspondence from E. E. Kirby, 80 Barton Red, Kettering, Northants.


Adverts:

The Stately Homes of Schweppshire - fp back cover colour for Schweppes; written by Stephen Potter and Designed by George Him.

Shell Guide to Trees - full page (fp) in col. With a painting by S. R. Badmin RWS.

MG Magnette Car - fp. sleekburnc.

Lagonda Car - half page (hp).

Chair and Curtain Fabric From Harvey Nichols - hp.

Land-Rover - fp.

Moorcotts Tailored Stroller Coat from Derrys of Kensington - fp with price.

Horrockses Stripe Dress - hp.

Helena Rubinstein Cream - hp.

Elegant Afternoon and Late Day Dress of Wool Crepe by Marcusa - hp with price.

Suit by Digby Morton; Jacqmar Braemar - fp fashion sketch, with price.

Dorville Dress and Jacket in Dorlinic, and Striped Shire in Cotton - fp.

Double page (dp) of Antique Shops ads: Mary Bellis of Hungerford - Mallet of New Bond St. - William Young of Aberdeen etc - M. Harris of New Oxford St. -Garrard Finne Antique clocks of Regent St. - Biggs of Maidenhead Henry VIII Apostle Spoon - etc.

Sir Geoffrey Cory-Wright - fp in colour for Passing Clouds Cigarettes by W. D. and H. O. Wills..

Pure Wool Jacket by Griffin and Spalding - hp.

Hp showing Otterburn Tweeds, and Barrie of Hawick.

Ford Cars: Squire, Prefect, etc. - fp.

Harrods Furnishings - fp colour.


Property Supplement Pages - one photograph with each For Sale entry unless otherwise stated:

Salmon Fishin on the River Tweed. By Dir. Of the Earl of Home and The Douglas and Angus Estates - hp showing a map.

Dutton Homestall Estate, East Grinstead, Sussex x2pics of a cottage, and stables.

Willesley House, nr Tetbury.

Grays, Wargrave, Berks.

Blacknest Lodge, Brimpton Common, Berks.

16thC House, Framfield, nr Uckfield, Sussex

The Pound, Alfold nr Cranleigh.

Ignors, Compton, Between Guildford and Godalming.

Cleddon Hall, Trelleck. - info. Trellech, Monmouthshire.

Hill End Farm, Nutley, Sussex.

Stockton Rectory, Wylye Valley, Wilts.

Woodend, Fetcham nr. Leatherhead, Surrey.

The Lees Court Estate, nr Faversham Kent. By dir. of The Rt. Hon. The Earl Sondes - x2pics showing x2farms.

Rowleys, Hook Park, Warsash. By dir. Of Mrs R. T. Leather.

Carnach near Nairn, Scotland.

Thorpe Lodge, Hornchurch; Original Tudor House of Character. Essex.

Cherry Tree Cottage, Ditchling, Sussex.

Burcher Court, Titley, Hereford Radnor Border.

Plus many others but not named; area only.


ARTICLES (text only):

Fp with various small articles: Scale and Height in Buildings - Farm Price Review - Detergent in the Drains - Cricketers in Council - Golf Experiment,

The Herd - short poem by W. H. Boore.

Countryman's notes by Ian Niall.

Seen in Passing - poem by Freda C. Bond.

Lords of Flight by Harald Penrose (buzzards).

A Game Reserve in Ghana? By K. Landskroner.

Golf By Bernard Darwin.

The Spreading Tree by W. J. Weston.

Bridge by M. Harrison Gray.

he Estate Market.

Books Reviewed by howard Spring.

Farming Notes by Cincinnatus

Classified Announcements, and Properties. Sleekburnc. 0703

 

Edward Burgess Hudson (1854 -1936) was the founder of Country Life magazine in 1897. This is an original USED vintage 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.

Approx 36 pages (72 sides). It measures 345 x 235 mm (13.5 x 9.25 " ). The front and back cover has some age rubbing and handling marks. There is a little age yellowing. The staples are rusty. The inside pages are clean. Some of the pages may have handling marks, blemishes due to their great age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The images vary in size and are in b/w unless otherwise stated. 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 pages missing, but if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering carry on from the previous issue, therefore do not start at number 1. The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only.

The description of the contents above are in my own words and not necessarily what is written on the original page."Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. This item will be packaged in a board backed envelope.

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