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Fording. Vol. I, no. I (April, 1917) - no. 12 (March 1918).
?Fording? Publishing Co. 1917-18. 12 issues, illus & ads throughout; large tear to first leaf of no. 6. Orig. red cloth; spine faded. Copac records two runs only; the BL, 1917-1923, and Oxford, 1917-1924. Issue number I begins with: ?Concerning a wet blanket. ?Well, at any rate, you can only die once. I admire your pluck in coming out with a new journal at a time like this. I would not do it myself - not on purpose. I think you have the celluloid?s dog?s chance in Tophet; but here?s my blessing and four shillings to cover the year?s subscription. That?s the best I can do?.? A humorous magazine dedicated to all things Ford. Established during the Great War, it includes articles such as ?Ford War Record Most Amazing; remarkable contribution made toward winning world?s conflict? and ?In Our Opinion. How to Cure Bolshevism?, alongside ?Preventing Breaking of Drive Shafts? and ?Why Fit Gadgets? Why NOT!? [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Jarndyce, The 19th Century Booksellers [London, United Kingdom]
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