Vintage Weekly Magazine
DATED: 03 Feb 1966.
Outer Cover Photograph: Upwaltham, Sussex - full page (fp) colour photograph by Kenneth Scowen showing cows in a field with St Mary's Church in the background.
Frontispiece Cover Photograph: Miss Gaye Lindsay-Dickson Daughter of Dr Eric Lindsay Dickson, and Mrs W. L. Tillett of Eastbank, Pitsford, Northants photo by Harlip; announcing forthcoming marriage to Anthony Mather of Charlton-all-Saints,Salisbury.Sleekburnc.
Principal Contents and Features on:
Reeds near Brent Knoll, Near Burnham, Somerset - x1 picture.
Caring for the Countryside: High-and-Over Hill Cuckmere Valley, Sussex - Malham Tarn, Yorkshire Moors - Pair of Avocets in East Anglia - Montagu's harriers on Nest - Screened Electricity Station Herts - Disguised Pumphouse at Fletching in Sussex - x6 pictures and text by Gareth Christian.
Horse Racing: Golden Miller, Southern Hero, Thomono II in the Cheltenham God Cup 1935 - x1 picture and article by Francis Byrne.
English Art and The Rococo part III: Decoration by Hubert Francois Gravelot of Fox Swan etc - Three designs for Watch Cases by George Michael Moser - Two Designs for Looking Glasses by John Linnell - Panel from Powderham Castle, Devon - William Hallett Cabinet Maker and Family by Francis Hayman - Reive - Bust of Dr Martin Folkes - Drawing by William Hogarth Which Satirises the Preference of the 18thC Connoisseurs for Dead ARtists - x8 pictures and article by Mark Girouard.
Hill Court, Herefordshire Home of Mr John Trafford; Part 2: Entrance Front - Design for Extension 1745 - Pediment - Bedroom - Bedroom Panels - Gated South Corridor - parlour - Morning Room - x8 pictures and article by John Cornforth.
Art of Peter De Wint - x5 pictures and article by Luke Harrmann.
The Salerooms - x5 pictures and article by Frank Davis.
Faversham Kent and Restoration: Abbey Street - Court Street - St Mary's Church - x7 photos and article by Christopher Hussey.
Dame Edith Sitwell by Wyndham Lewis - x1 picture.
Self Portrait by Gainsborough - x2 pictures.
Rumanian Art - x2 pictures and article by Christopher neve.
Decorative Scottish Pottery: Fife Pottery Near Kirkcaldy (Pic showing 14 items of household pottery) - Wemyss Ware - Large Cherry Loving Cup etc by Nekola - Bread Plate and Trinket tray - Bedroom Pieces in Wemyss Ware x5 pictures and article by Peter h. Davis. c.Keenlyside
Farming: Drilling Barley - x1 picture and article.
Fashion: White Suit by Mark Ten - White Coat in A Garrigue Cloth by Mark Ten, Hat by Christion Dior - miel - White Check Coat by Koupy - White Coat and Skirt by Liza Spain - x4 pictures and article by Anne Price.
Correspondence From Readers:
Spa Building Nottington Norfolk- picture and correspondence from John Bland 169 Turner Rd Edgware, Middx.
19thC Tree Chair Made of Ceramic Material- picture and correspondence from R. L. Hodgshow 12 St Ann's Way, Bathwick Hill, Bath.
St Aldhelm's Chapel in Dorset - x2 pictures and correspondence fromFrank Rodgers 26 findern Close, Allestree, Derby.
Old Granite Stone Used in Shoeing Wagon Wheels - picture and correspondence from Lt. Col. T. B. Butt, Glen Cottage, Newtownmountkennedy, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.
Plus other correspondence from readers but no photographs.
Squires London Dry Gin - fp colour.
Spink and Son of King St. St James's: 18thC Chinese Canton Enamel Lobed Tray o Tripod Base - fp.
Canada Travel Bureau - fp colour.
Lombard Banking: Fox hunting Scene - fp.
Vauxhall Cresta - fp.
Peerless Kitchen - hp.
Colt Cedar Shingle Roof - hp.
Mercedes Estate Car series - hp.
North America Black Footed Ferret From a Painting by John Leigh-Pemberton - fp advert for Midland Bank
Plus many more adverts.
Property for Sale - Large supplement with some houses named, and with photo each incl: Turville Grange, Turville Heath, Bucks. - - House By Baillie Scott at Crockham Hill, Kent - - Clouds Hill, Old Bursledon, Hants x2 photos - - Wilmshurst, Fletching, Sussex - - By Order of Executors of Late Major L. B. Holliday; Binfield, Berks - - Catherine of Aragon, Dogmersfield, Hants - - Former Country Inn Adj. Woburn Park Estate - - Seend Lodge, Seend, Wilts by Direction of A. C. B. Schomberg Esq - - IretonHouse, Highgate Hill, N6 - - The Manor house, Sudborough, Northants. (If you want to know if a particular house is advertised, please ask).
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.
The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 315 x 232 mm (12.25x9.25inches). There is a little age yellowing. Some of the pages maybe loose, and have handling marks, blemishes due to their age - anything more than minor will be mentioned in the main body of the description. The images vary in size. 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 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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