New York: F-R Publishing Corporation, 1944. Paperback. 4to. Stiff color wrappers. 80pp. Illustrations, line drawings, advertisements (some color). Very good. Very faint rubbing and quite light vertical fold (not weakened), with typically slightly age toned war-time paper -- else tight and nice, largely free of edge tears. Item #44269
Tight and attractive copy (Volume XX, Number 38) of the famed weekly begun in 1925. Front wrapper art by William Cotton (1880-1958) shows citizens voting on election day -- couple at a table filling out a form, others lined up before an old-fashioned voting booth, lady with woven basket of groceries chatting with election official. "Who's Who" of cartoon contributors include James Thurber, Charles Addams (non-macabre), Whitney Darrow Jr., Chon Day and George Price.