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Woman 1951 - 1955 (available unless marked otherwise)
£5.00 Each

Vintage "Woman" magazine - 4 Oct 1952 - Queen Full Col Painting, Virginia Mayo, Sally Ann Howes Janet Leigh and Stewart Granger,Frankie Laine - M253

Vintage "Woman" magazine - 4 October 1952 - The Queen gives a part: Exclusive Royal Article with Full Colour Painting 5/8ths of Centrefold Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products

Good: Staples Rusted - centrefold detached at top staple - Full page colour Advertisement for walk the Barratt way (Harmony) - and another for Bovril with illustrated bus stop scene- and another for Batchelor Foods with peas - and another on back cover for Manfield with Autumn style begins at …. Full page b & w Advertisement for Bata with At last! A shoe budget (nicely illustrated lady, man and part child - and another for Lux with Virginia Mayo - and half page colour for Pears Soap and another for Mentasol - and half page b & w for Viscana with line drawing of lady in slip - and half page b & w for Ponds with Lay Maureen Cooper

FICTION: - The Loves of Cindy Lou by Frances Parkinson Keyes illustrated by K.J. Petts (part four)The Watch Tower of Outer Dormaine by Dorothy Ford illustrated by George DittonCase of the reluctant inventor by Scott Young illustrated by Howard ForsebergThe Greener Grass by Sheila Frazer illustrated by SHowell Cookery: - Ruth Morgan's Cookery Course - How to make a chocolate coconut pieKnitting: - hand in glove with winter Fashion: - Take your fashion cue from Colour!and - for every hairstyle there's a hat!and - Hardy Amies designs for the girl who demands elegance - A dress of DistinctionHome: Item to make from diagram: - Woman's tear out page 20 simple embroidery stitchesHome: Edith Blair: Care and Repair - your dressing tableStar's Choice - No. 4 to make from diagram - Sally Ann Howes makes a ballet-length evening skirt Beauty: Polly Ward - writes about ideas for attractive women Regulars: - Show Page: - Going to the Pictures with Freda Bruce Lockhart - Janet Leigh and Stewart GrangerStar Gossip by Vivian Hill - Frankie Laine: Silvana Mangano and childrenOTHER REGULAR ITEMS: - The Editor – yes … Cover by Jon AbbotWoman to Woman - yesLet's talk about YOU - Are you a good party giver?Cartoon Strip: Wuff, Snuff & Tuff by TIM - yesCartoon on baby care Willie Winkie - Winter Dressing GownAsk Evelyn Home: Help page: - yesYour Star Guide by Clarissa Lynn: - yesTalking about health with Joan Williams SRN SCM - that listless feelingPoem Order of the day by M.R.Bouquet - hints, ideas etc - one per day – October

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Vintage "Woman" magazine - 30 Jan 1954 - Ann Todd, Donald Sinden, Trevor Howard and Maria Schell - M304

Vintage "Woman" magazine – 30th January 1954 - The Right Kiss from The Wrong Man: Patterns for Favourite Dresses: Join our Holiday Mystery Tour Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products

Contents List (see * TEXT AND PHOTO) - Condition - Good: Staples Rusted Full page colour Advertisement for Oxydol with mum looking proudly at son - and another for Maconochie with Cream of Tomato Soup - and another for Rowntree's with Sunripe Jelly - and another for Daz with Guarantee - Full page b & w Advertisement for Batchelors Wonderful Peas - and another for Lux Washing Powder - and another for Hovis with Readers Write….. - and another for Gibbs SR with - and half page colour for Readicut Rugs with Mirro with Miracle Suds - and half page b & W for Crompton Lamps with Keiller Chocolate Fingers - and another for Atora Suet Dumplings with Record Knitting wool - and another for P & B wools with Spirella Corset - and another for Virol with four year old boy playing football- and another for Ajax - and another for Beecham's Pills with WRACand quarter page for Knights Castile with Owbridge's Tonic and Pastilles

FICTION: - * Second Harvest by Naomi Jacob illustrated by E. Earnshaw (part three)* The Right Kiss from the Wrong Man by Marnie Ellingson illustrated by Jon Whitcomb* White Wedding by Hilary Wilde illustrated by Stanley Houghton Cookery: - 2 x 2 Maintenance Dish - Savoury CarrotsRuth Morgan's Cookery Course - Queen Cakes Assortment Knitting: - * Winter SportingFashion: - Veronica Scott - * Simple Additions - and another - Refresher Course (revamping wardrobe)Pattern to buy (not now an option, but photos are nice: - *Bold and Brilliant (transfer offer)Home: - Edith Blair - * Cinderella KitchenBeauty: - Helen Temple - * Don’t be frightened of PerfumeFeature: - * Prince Charles's First Governess, by Davina Huges* Woman's Holiday Mystery Tours - No 1 The Enchanted South-WestPersonally Yours - Jenny Hodgson's soap "jade": Triumph for Agatha Christie: Woman readers' generosity Photos of: - Jenny Hodgson; Prince Charles Regulars:Show Page: - Going to the Pictures with Freda Bruce Lockhart - Trevor Howard and Maria SchellStar Gossip by Vivian Hill - Donald SindenOn your home screen - Ann ToddOTHER REGULAR ITEMS: The Editor by Yes … Cover by Ewing Krainin … Woman to Woman - yesWoman's Mirror * True Stories of real people - A Bride's Faith (Sally and John Arthur Stapleton) and Animal Girl Audrey Whatham … Cartoon Strip: Wuff, Snuff & Tuff by TIM – yes … Cartoon on baby care Willie Winkie - is ConvalescentAsk Evelyn Home: Help page: - the Nature of Love … Your Star Guide by Clarissa Lynn: - yes … Quickwit - YesPoem - Life and Sally Yes – unknown and another Breaking Point by G.S.GTreasure - hints, ideas etc - one per day – February

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Vintage "Woman" magazine - 06 Feb 1954 - Diana Decker, Wendel Corey. Catherine Boyle M305

Vintage "Woman" magazine - 6th February 1954 - 16 page Detachable spring knitting booklet; Hardy Amies Dress Pattern: Romantic Stories Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products

Contents List (see * TEXT AND PHOTO) - Condition - Good: Staples Rusted Full page colour Advertisement for Batchelors with Cream of Tomato Soup - and another for Dreft with Baby in yellow cardigan and smocked dress - and another for Brooke Bond with people planting the First seed - and another for Persil with two ladies in grey skirts and one with a pink twinset and other with yellow twinset+hat) - and another on back cover for Wall's with vanilla and strawberry Ice cream with a cartoon of Dad on a ladder in a pickle with the wallpaper and kids lending helping hand and mother bringing tea on a tray. - 3/4 page for Horlicks with strip: The Ungrateful daughter - Full page 2 tone Advertisement for Max Factor's Lipstick with riding hood red - and half page b & w for Ryvita with Exercises for the Bust - and another for Evan Williams Shampoos with four hairstyles (photo) - and another for Quaker with recipe for Quick Macaroni - and quarter page b & w for Mac with DIANA DECKER

FICTION: - * Second Harvest by Naomi Jacob illustrated by E. Earnshaw (part four)* Conquest by Howard Wyce illustrated by G Critchlow* A Day for Romancing by James Carver illustrated by Walter Skor Cookery: - and 2 x 2 Maintenance Dish - Grapefruit CocktailRuth Morgan's Cookery Course - Cornflour has many uses: Spiced Chocolate biscuits: Creamy Blancmange with Chocolate Sauce Knitting: - Spring knitting supplement (MISSING)Fashion: - Veronica Scott - * Make your own Rainbow (rainwear)Pattern to buy (not now an option, but photos are nice: - * Hardy Amies Designs your most Versatile DressPattern to buy (not now an option, but illustrations could be copied): - * Forthcoming AttractionsHome: - Edith Blair - * Change of Wall (wallpaper with ideas and showing pattern samples)Home-made and Handsome - friendship QuiltBeauty: - Helen Temple - * Dancing Feet* Woman's Holiday Mystery Tours - No. 2 The HighlandsPersonally Yours - Where's our cover girl? Elizabeth won't tell: Henry Carr's mirror magic; What thing you send us. Photos of: - Henry Carr; Elizabeth Warlock Regulars: Show Page: - Star Gossip by Vivian Hill - Wendel Corey … On your home screen - Catherine BoyleOTHER REGULAR ITEMS: The Editor by Yes .. Cover by John Dixon … Woman to Woman - yesWoman's Mirror * True Stories of real people - Chance of Life the cable reads by Chiquita Sandilands (Kathleen Benson and daughter Laura and Dogs are her life Thea Butt with a winner (poodle)Cartoon Strip: Wuff, Snuff & Tuff by TIM – yes … Cartoon on baby care Willie Winkie - Is reunited with SueAsk Evelyn Home: Help page: - the cure for love … Your Star Guide by Clarissa Lynn: - YesQuickwit – yes … Poem - Life and Sally Yes - unknown

and another Lost love by JW

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Vintage "Woman" magazine - 10th Jul 1954 - Fiona Campbell-Walter (model), Rosemary Clooney, Averil Angers; John Mills, - M0324

 

 

Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products

 

Contents List (see * TEXT AND PHOTO) -Condition - Good: Staples Rusted Full page colour Advertisement for Nestle's Milk with Lemon Meringue Pie recipe and another for Jell-o and another for Oxydol and another for Gibbs S.R. Toothpaste and another on back cover for Oxydol and half page b & w for Max Factor with Rosemary Clooney - and another for Delta Shoes FICTION: - Fool's Haven by Mary Howard illustrated by E. Earnshaw (part serial)It didn't Mean a Thing by Frances Ensign Greene illustrated by Joe BowlerGents Don't Shoot Ladies by Philip Ketchum illustrated by ZelinskiThe Ways of a Maid with a Man by Mary Palmer, Another Story Cookery: - Ruth Morgan's Cookery Course - * Summer Day Spread - Italian; Salami, Mustard and Cress; Sweet Orange; Egg savouries; Russian; Cheese Tomatoes; Sardines and Radish Flowers Knitting, Sewing: - Sea Breeze sweaters polo necked sailing jerseys Fashion: - Veronica Scott - * In a Choice of Several Colours - When buying a dress colour is importantand another - * Take Two RosesPattern to buy (not now an option, but photos are nice: - * Fair-weather Frock Sizing Pattern Home: - Item to make from diagram: - * Pattern PatchworkBeauty: - Helen Temple - * All the better to smile with - Dental CareFeature: - * Improve your TennisPersonally Yours - Gwen Rushman's Pigeon Pair; Royal Treasures On View: Housewives Choice New BoyPhotos of: - Gwen Rushman with Silly and Billy; Treasures from Queen Mary's collection Harp musical box and intriguing birdcage clock Regulars:Gay new Series gives you the personal viewpoint of Famous people - * My kind of date by Fiona Campbell-Walter (model)Star Gossip by Vivian Hill - John MillsTV and Films - Averil AngersOTHER REGULAR ITEMS: Woman to Woman - .Woman's Mirror * True Stories of real people - Mother with Tears in her Eyes; Up! Up! Up! Goes steeplejill Iris; Neighbour to the Queen Mother; Low Blood Pressure - Photos respectively Mrs Bishop and brother Kevin with Aunt and Margaret; Tarrington Church steeple in Herefordshire with Iris; Queen Mother and neighbour Mrs AngusWillie Winkie - SnakebiteCartoon on baby care Willie Winkie - Brand new boatCartoon by - Dan McCormick*Loving and Learning by Evelyn Home: - the bane of her lifeAsk Evelyn Home: Help page: - Your Star Guide by Clarissa Lynn: - YesTalking about health with Joan Williams SRN SCM - the skin testQuickwit - YesPoem - Life and Sally Yes - J.HHINTPRINT - Stain Removal

 

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Vintage "Woman" magazine – 29th Jan 1955 Rene Roussin chef to King ,Tony Curtis,Gene Nelson,Gloria De Haven, Jean Carson,Peter Cushing - M0350

 

Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products

Contents List (see * TEXT AND PHOTO) - Condition - Good: Staples Rusted - Two smart new twin sets; I cooked for the King by Rene Roussin Royal Chef; novel ribbon trims Full page colour Advertisement Macleans Tooth Paste; Batchelors baked beans; Surf; Kraft Margarine; Gold Touch Cookeen with recipes for batch make of Meat Pie; sweet tarts; boats; and biscuits and back page DazHalf Page colour Dreft; Lin Can with special menu of Soup, Fish or Meat, Choice of Sweet Bortch, Sole Florentine; Fried Port with Sweet-sour sauce and buttered beans; creamed rice mould with Rhubarb; sponge cap pudding with tangy Red Plum; Gooseberry Mousse and cream prepared by Helen Burke and photograph (no recipe, just ideas) FICTION: - All our Tomorrows by Mary Howard (part serial) Illustrated by E. EarnshawMan of My Dreams by Charlotte Edwards Illustrated by John CanningIt’s Love, O’Hara by Jacques Gillies Illustrated by Leo Davy Cookery: - *I Cooked for the King by Rene Roussin continueing …. Wanted to bake a birthday cake for the Princess but the Queen said no it would be a wartime extravagance to use so much sugar. Recipes for Favourite savoury and GingerbreadWooden Spoon Club – continental cheesecake (Austrian)– Ruth MorganKnitting : - *Knit for All Times - lovely twin sets to makeCrochet:-Sewing: - *Ribbon Parade by Veronica Scott and Hilary Bradshaw – trimming of gay ribbons make your plainest clothes romantically feminine.Royal Pixie (inset Princess Anne) no pattern available but b & w photosFashion: - Veronica Scott – fashion in triplicate – shows how one basic dress can suit you every mood. Home: - *Junior Dressing Table by Edith Blair to make from diagramsBeauty: - *After that Cold! By Helen Temple – how to put your best face forwardFeature: *Here’s Your Line by Lady Barnett – Turning down unwanted advice*A Place of One’s Own by Michael PertweePersonally Yours -Royal Rides at Windsor: Success With Skates On; Star Recipe for A Special Soup Photos of: Jacqueline du Bief and Diana Lyster skaters; Tony Curtis and Gene Nelson with Gloria De HavenRegulars:Gay new Series gives you the personal viewpoint of Famous people – Star Gossip - Jean CarsonTV and Films – Peter CushingOTHER REGULAR ITEMS: Farewell Princess by The EditorCover by Camera ClixWoman to Woman - Woman's Mirror * True Stories of real people Blue for A Girl; the Housewife Back from Beyond ; Romance Across the SeaPhotos of: - Linda with Mother Mrs. Lillian Cooper; Anne Scott and Jane shopping after two years on Tristan; June Haley and Bram Nicholson and cakeCase book: - Middle Aged KneeWillie Winkie – and Sue disgrace themselves (Whiskers, too)Cartoon Strip: Wuff, Snuff & Tuff by TIM Food for ThoughtCartoon by ?? Joe’s Just about to become a father so I’ve brought him home for a few pointersAsk Evelyn Home: Help page: the change of heart – The slow drift of a marriage towards disaster can only be arrested by a full tide of love (after the loss of a baby)Your Star Guide by Clarissa Lynn: Talking about health with Joan Williams SRN SCM childish compulsions – must and mustn’t touch, games that relieve tension and boredom. Like touch every lamppostQuickwit - … Poem - Life and Sally J.H. … Treasure – Februay and hint for each day

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Vintage "Woman" magazine – 16th July 1955 Rock Hudson,Anne Baxter, Eamonn Andrews,Esther Williams,Mai Zetterling,Cyd Charisse - M0372

Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products

Contents List (see * TEXT AND PHOTO) - Condition - Good: Staples Rusted - Bargain Pattern for a swimsuit; the Man she Never Knew by Faith Baldwin; Dressed for summer on £9 Full page colour Advertisement Dreft; Heinz Salad Cream, Vegetable Salad in tin; Sandwich Spread; Malt Vinegar; Rowntree’s Sunripe Jellies; Outspan Oranges showing a Salad with oranges and prawns (not to my taste) and back page Jell-o with lovely large illustration of Lion roaring/smilingFull page two tone – Richard Hudnut home perm showing Party Night Appeal styleHalf page colour Weetabix and B.B.M. and Wayside Margarine; Lustre-Crème with Cyd Charisse adjacent to another FrigidaireHalf page b&w Drene with Mai ZetterlingFICTION: - So Fair the Day by Eleanor Farnes (serial) illustrated by E. EarnshawThe Man she Never Knew by Faith Baldwin illustrated by Paul BumeThis Can’t be Love by Jane Anthony illustrated by Edwin PhillipsDance at Midnight by Alex Rackowe illustrated by Tanat Jones*Here’s Your Line by Lady Barnett – *Help for Love and Marriage by Dr. David Mace*Summer success on £9 by Veronica ScottCookery: - *Salad Separates by Ruth Morgan Wooden Spoon Club; French Dressing; Radish Roses; Fluted Spring Onions: Cucumber Whirls.Knitting : - *Cool Day Jumper Crochet:-Sewing: - *Sunshine Swimsuit Pattern not patter but nice photos and illustrationsFashion: - *Summer success on £9 by Veronica Scott lovely fashion illustrationsHome: - *Cushion Medley by Edith Blair four pretty shapes and sizes designed for an easy life outdoors and inTackle it together – all about cleaning (dry-cleaning) with Edith Blair*Sunspots by Edith Blair Yvonne Mitchell (come into a garden of sweet perfumes and colour)Edith Blair tests and tells – picnic partners vacuum flasksBeauty: - *Beauty has no Age I’m a proud mother of my lovely daughterFeature: Travellers’ Joy by Joan Powe – depicting photo of pattern for clothes to beat the weather not now available*Here’s Your Line by Lady Barnett – How to be a good organizer*Help for Love and Marriage by Dr. David Mace I thought I married a man – How can I make a happy home with a man who acts like a weaklingPersonally Yours - The Queen’s Garden Parties; A Hot and Chilli Star Recipe; Reader’s Twenty-First Birthday IdeaPhotos of: Rock Hudson with Anne Baxter; Mrs Warner putting the touch on daughter Maureen’s birthday cakeRegulars:Gay new Series gives you the personal viewpoint of Famous people – Star Gossip Esther WilliamsTV and Films Eamonn AndrewsOTHER REGULAR ITEMS: Point of View by The Editor … Cover by Leo Aarons … Woman to Woman - Woman's Mirror * True Stories of real people Girl on the Flying Trapeze; Ann throws for the record; Falling in love againPhotos of: - Trio Fredoras rehearsing; Freda lifts up Carole’s sturdy legs for a handstand; Ann Collins (javelin); Ron Lee and Anne Kennedy … Case book: - Spots before the eyes … Willie Winkie – And Anne to the RescueCartoon Strip: Wuff, Snuff & Tuff by TIM Wool Gathering … Cartoon by Bob Schwartz “home fix-it book propping up tableAsk Evelyn Home: Help page: A letter to a bewitched girl … Your Star Guide by Clarissa Lynn: Talking about health with Joan Williams SRN SCM Living in peace – A quarrelsome child needs serious attentionPoem - Life and Sally J.H. … Enchantment by Lee AveryReflections Eda DowdingThat’s and Idea Penny

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Woman's Own 1951 - 1954 (available unless marked otherwise)
£5.00 each

Vintage Woman's Own - 06 March 1952 - A spring blouse from Paris - M070

  Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products             

 

Good: Staples Rusted

Fiction:

Still waters by David Walker illustr. Joe de Mers

The truth about Charles by Sheila Davies illustr. Roswell Keller

Strangers may Kiss by Ursula Parrott illustr. Benjamin Ostrick (part two)

see Features A.J. Cronin life story)

 Cookery:

Jane Beaton Fancy Cakes without fruit – Plain; Striped; Cherry; Orange Filling and Icing; Grilled Coconut Cake; Fig Cake with Filling; Pineapple Cake

Reader’s Guinea Recipe: Marmalade and Almond Cake

 

Knitting: Young and Gay with latest neck and sleeves.

Fashion: The True Story of Dior by Christian Dior ( part five)

Robb’s fashion news: Introduces the New Spring Line

Beauty: Fingertip flattery

Features: My Life Story continues (part eight) – A.J. Cronin

 Regulars 

Show Page: 

FILMS GUIDE: Humphrey Bogart and Katherine Hepburn (the African Queen); Glenn Ford and wife Eleanor Powell; Patrice Wymore and Errol Flynn

 

OTHER REGULAR ITEMS:

Between Friends: Lilian Hyder, secretary to the Incorp. Soc of London Fashion Designers; Sheila Davies, author:

Doctor’s Diary: Now my daughter is growing up she is terribly conscious of her squint. Is it too late to cure it.

Letter Page: Jacqueline Joubert, French announcer; Monica Dickens out riding

Diary of a new life by Monica Dickens:  The world well lost for love

Undiscovered British Beauties: Mary Wood of Kidderminster

Crawfie’s Column: Royal children’s clothes: Ambassador’s wife on safari: Women motorists – Prince Charles I and Princess Anne; Tim Craxton instructor.

My world by Beverley Nichols: Hundreds of readers as well as Women wrote to tell me how to make a really good cup of tea. I had my say here is your chance. A guinea goes to; the writer of each letter published

Children’s Corner:

Ruth Martin: I’m older than he is

(Just) William by Richmal Crompton

Mary Grant’s problem page

Gypsy Petulengro

Poem by Patience Strong: Memories Honour

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Vintage Woman's Own - 08 May 1952 - Introducing "The Spanish Look "Monica Dickens-Beverley Nichols -  M077

 

 Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products       

Good: Staples Rusted – colour advertisement 2/5th page for Silvikrin (June Powell of Carousel and the Fol-de-Rols) and another for TEBILISED dress material. Centrefold embroidery and appliqué in full colour, but pattern had to be ordered, but you could copy.  Full page colour advertisement for Imperial Leather talc with two beautiful butterflies

Fiction:

The Kiss by Donne Avenell illustr. Gerry Fancett

Death in the Office (part two) by Mary McMullen illustr by Fred

If this were love by Peggy Mann illustr. William Showell

 

Cookery: Jane Beaton – French tricks with food – Pot-au-Feu; Oeufs Mollets; Tet de Veau Vinaigrette; La Gibelotte

Reader’s Guinea Recipe: Parisian Lamb Chops

Knitting:

Fashion:  Secrets of Fashion no. 9 – Molyneux and Bianca Mosca

The Spanish Look – flounced skirt; shawl; Dior Hat; Basket Handbag; Mantilla; Buckled Shoe; Matador Jacket.

Make-up kit to make from diagram

Beauty: Bare legs need good grooming

Features:

Regulars -

Show Page:  FILMS GUIDE: Cyd Charisse and Gene Kelly; Clare James; Adrian Booth with husband David Brian (This woman is dangerous)

OTHER REGULAR ITEMS:

Between Friends: Faith the fashion designer

Doctor’s Diary: My wife has had two terrible confinements. What can be done to ease here third one?

Letter Page: Stepping out to Hollywood and stardom – Audrey Dalton, Joan Elan, Dorothy Bromiley.

Diary of a new life by Monica Dickens:  You are tougher than you think!

Undiscovered British Beauties:

Crawfie’s Column:  Music in Paris: the Duke of Edinburgh’s equerry: He lives in Hyde Park – Royal Equerry, Lieut. Commander Parker, with his wife; Miss Virginia Tate; The Earl of Harewood with Benjamin Britten.

My world by Beverley Nichols: It has suddenly occurred to me that in my articles I have omitted to mention why I should make a perfect husband

Children’s Corner:

Ruth Martin: Too tired?

(Just) William by Richmal Crompton

Mary Grant’s problem page

Gypsy Petulengro

Poem by Patience Strong: the China Cabinet

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Vintage Woman's Own - 10 July 1952 - Which Summer look is yours?-New Clothes-New Beauty-for fun in the sun -  M085

 Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products                

Good: Staples Rusted – small loss to bottom spine edge corner - see photo – full page coloured advertisement for Outspan oranges

Fiction:

Moment of Truth by Robert Blake illustrated by Gerry Fancett

Nick’s Girl by Margaret Bathe illustrated by Ben Ostrick

The Unforgiving Past (part three) serial by Dorothy Quentin

  Cookery:

Jane Beaton Fruit Pies and Flans – Biscuit or Flan Pastry; Crispy Gooseberry Pie; Cherry Flan; Greengage Flan; Fruit Salad Flan

Reader’s Guinea Recipe: Rhubarb and Ginger Tart

 

Knitting: Cap-sleeved classic

Fashion: see also Letter Page

Two weeks without pay – 3 pages of new holiday clothes chosen by Suzanne Grey 

Beauty: Which Summer look is yours?

Features:

Regulars 

Show Page: 

FILMS GUIDE: Stewart Granger and Cyd Chariesse

 

OTHER REGULAR ITEMS:

Between Friends: Debbie Reynolds; Vere Denning

Doctor’s Diary: My child has been badly scalded

Letter Page: The Queen Mother smiles again; Elizabeth ruff in fashion

Diary of a New Life by Monica Dickens: Every Girl has a dream man

Undiscovered British Beauties: Joan Hall of Longton

Crawfie’s Column: Duchess of Argyll; Elizabeth Cruft

My world by Beverley Nichols: A couple of women in a frolicsome mood can make more noise than the Channel… away with them!

Children’s Corner:

Ruth Martin: Make your holiday a honeymoon

(Just) William by Richmal Crompton

Mary Grant’s problem page

Gypsy Petulengro

Poem by Patience Strong: The other way.

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Vintage Woman's Own - 09 October 1952 - Charles Chaplin the man who sought the perfect love - M097

 

Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products                Good: Staples Rusted – Full page advertisement for Maconochie’s Soups Tomato and Vegetable – Full page colour advertisement for Dolcis Flat shoes. Lady Penelope Forbes advertisement 3 x b&w photos for Ponds – b&w advertisement for Lustre Crème Shampoo by RITA HAYWORTH

Fiction:

Her Double Life by Elva Williams illustrated by Aubrey Rix

Lonely Heart by Irene M. Byers Illustrated by Al Buell

Love for Lydia by H.E. Bates (part three) illustrated by Ernest Ratcliff

The Awakening by Audrie Manley-Tucker illustrated by John McClelland

 Cookery:Cookery:

Jane Beaton initiates Barbara Lyon (BeBe’s daughter) into the art of Roasting

Reader’s Guinea Recipe: Stuffed Steak Casserole

 

Knitting: The latest knitted caps

Fashion: Colour comes to tea

Big Fashion News the Slip-on Coat to make from Diagram

Beauty: for the asking Q & A

Features: Begins today the full story of a very modern young woman Princess Margaret by Marion Crawford – will Noel Coward and Duchess of Kent

Regulars 

Show Page:  Begins today Charles Chaplin the Man who sought to perfect love. With Oona O’Neil; Paulette Goddard

FILMS GUIDE: Ralph Richardson with Ann Todd and Nigel Patrick; Peter Reynolds and Veronica Hurst; Vittorio Gassmann

 

OTHER REGULAR ITEMS:

Between Friends: Sidney Chaplin and Claire Bloom; Al Buell Illustratedtratedtrator

Doctor’s Diary: My mother and my sisters have all had miscarriages. Am I likely to have one?

Letter Page: Fonteyn and Ashto choreographer

Diary of a New Life by Monica Dickens: Can you spot a Wolf?

Undiscovered British Beauties: Joan Kidney of Thornton Heath

Crawfie’s Column:

My world by Beverley Nichols: Here’s a lesson in the art of living – learnt from a tiny kitten who has just come to Merry Hall

Children’s Corner:

Ruth Martin: Danger in the home

(Just) William by Richmal Crompton

Mary Grant’s problem page

Gypsy Petulengro

Poem by Patience Strong: Fresh Air

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Woman's Own  28 January 1954 - Hairstyles for you by TV expert Raymond-Swiss Knitting 3 pages of lovely designs-Four pretty aprons to make in an evening       -      M152   

Woman's magazine full of advertisements (black & white and colour) of the 1950's era - for furniture, appliances and products                Good: Staples Rusted – full page colour corset advertisement Fiction:

Call back yesterday by Dorothy Sanburn Phillips

Forbidden Love by Eileen Alderton

Her secret heart by Donne Avenell

Beware of a dark stranger by Bryan Morgan

 Cookery:

Poinson in the Kitchen (tainted food)

Philip Harben    Jugged Hare

Jane Beaton Stuffed Onions; Chestnut Stew

 

Knitting: snow flower trio

 

Fashion:  

Pretty will you work – Aprons to make from diagram

After six – pretty hat to make from diagram

Following the Queen’s fashion – Rosebud motifs for her broadcasting gown

Ways to wear jewellery

Danger signals

Beauty and Sunshine – colour photos Renoir

 

Beauty: Short cut to beauty

FeaturesRegulars

Show Page: Anne Baxter ; Ray Buckingham

RFILMS & RECORDS

 OTHER REGULAR ITEMS: These are some of the regular items which are normally part of each magazine,  too many to list  individually so if these are the reason for you to bid, then to be sure they are included, please ask before bidding.

Childrens corner                              

Cartoon Strip: William by Richmal Crompton (now known as “Just William”)

Crawfie’s Column ………. Between Friends ………. Doctor’s Diary ………. Your Letters ………. Article by Monica Dickens ………. Beverley Nichols – My World ……….. Occasionally : Fashion Spot or Kitchen

Ruth Martin ……….. Real Life Story ………. Mary Grant (agony aunt) ………. Stars – Astrology ………. Poem – Patience Strong

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