The Adviser Weekly vol. 1 no. 3

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Written by
The Adviser Weekly, American
Published by
Congo, JNO. O. Advertising and Printing Services, American
Edited by
Congo, JNO. O.
Subject of
Cathrell, Sally J. Jr., American, 1913 - 1981
Dr. Heard, Albert, American
Medium
ink on newsprint
Dimensions
H x W x D (Closed): 10 7/8 × 7 7/16 × 1/16 in. (27.7 × 18.9 × 0.1 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 10 7/8 × 14 7/8 × 1/16 in. (27.7 × 37.8 × 0.1 cm)
Type
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date
August 10, 1934
Description
The Adviser Weekly vol. 1 no. 3, featuring an open letter from the United Economic & Commercial League (U. E. & C. League) and a photograph of the league’s president, Dr. Albert Heard. The magazine is printed on two (2) sheets of folded white newsprint with black print and black-and-white photographs. The top fourth of the front cover is the masthead. The masthead is in a white field with the magazine title, date, price, and print run quantity in black text that reads, [THE ADVISER WEEKLY / A News Review Magazine / AUGUST 10, 1934 PRICE FREE 5000 THIS ISSUE]. Below and centered is a box with black text advertising a popularity contest held by the magazine. The text reads, [Who Are the Most Pop- / ular Girls in St. Louis? / $100.00 in cash prizes will / be given to the ten most / popular girls in the Adviser / Weekly’s popularity con- / test. >> See rules and entry / blank on page 4.]. On the left side of the box are the news items featured in this issue and on the right side of the box are the news items featured in every issue. The bottom half of the magazine features [AN OPEN LETTER / From the U. E. & C. League] highlighting the one year anniversary of the league and an interview with the league’s founder and president, Dr. Albert Heard. The magazine has articles related to fashion, sport, health, night life, and business, as well as meal suggestions, recipes, and advertisements for local businesses. This magazine issue is eight (8) pages, including the front and back covers.
Transcription Center Status
Transcription Available
Topic
African American
American West
Business
Cooking and dining
Fashion
Health
Journalism
Literature
Mass media
Nightlife
Sports
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2013.46.25.272
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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