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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, December 1, 1941 - Special Army Number / E.J. Hughes Art
The Maclean Publishing Company, 1941. 80 pages. Features: Cover illustration of General Officer Commanding Canadian Corps - Lieutenant - General A.G.L. McNaughton; Great colour - photo ad for International Trucks inside front cover features fire - fighters for the air fighters of the R.C.A.F.; Rare one - page black and white photo ad for Moffats Limited shows their employees involved in WWII - related activities; One - page Westinghouse Radio ad features their Strategic War Map and the title "God bless you - Canada!"; Over There - McNaughton's boys are now in fine battle shape and spoiling for a fight - article with photos; Douglas Reed explains that Britain's armed forces are ready to begin jabbing the enemy; ; Good - by, Baby - ware - related fiction; Beverley Baxter describes his return from Spain to the blackouts of Britain; Photo - illustrated article on the work of Tank Crews; Article on Canadian Defense Minister the Hon. J.L. Ralston; Sneak Preview - fiction by Mildred Gilman and Seymour Winslow; Nice one - page black and white photo ad for Dodge Trucks features a snub - nosed lumber hauler; Travelling Oasis - Military fiction in Libya by Major Gerald Oscar Holmes; One - page black and white ad for Dodge cars, featuring the Special DeLuxe; One - page black and white RCA Victor ad features illustration of tanks and planes, below which is a small illustration of Winston Churchill; One - page black and white ad for the Chrysler Royal - with fluid drive; One - page letter from Frigidaire asking consumers to hold back their purchases and invest their money in War Savings Certificates (Bonds); Two - page black and white Ford Motor Company of Canada ad displays the military vehicles they are manufacturing for the war effort; One - page black and white Plymouth car ad; Nice one - page black and white Fargo Truck ad shows tractor trailor hauling steel I - beams; (Canadian) Soldier Artists Record War Effort - E.J. Hughes, O.N. Fisher and Chas. Scott; Canadian General Electric one - page black and white ad features their appliances in a Christmas gift / war savings certificate theme; This Man's Army - fantastic black and white photo feature shows Canada's troops in the many phases of their basic and advanced training; The Canadian Corps in Theoretical Assault - intriguing two - page black and white aerial illustration depicts Nazi forces holding Toronto, surrounded by Canadian forces; Awarding of Medals - article on how this is done; Nice one - page colour military - themed ad for Longines watches; Fantastic colour Firestone ad features the many products they are contributing to the war effort; One - page colour reproduction of E.J. Hughes' painting "The Sergeants' Mess"; One - page black and white General Motors of Canada patriotic ad with small photos of army vehicle production line; Nice one - page two - colour (green and black) Chevrolet ad; One - page two colour (black and yellow) Goodyear military - themed tire ad; Photo fo Canadian soldier billeted in British home; Nice hald - page black and white photo ad for Craven "A" cigarettes which 'will not affect your throat'; Nice red and black one - page ad for Heinz Old - Time Baked Beans features happy multi - generational supper scene; Meals en Masse - article on preparing food for an army, Canada's Army; Lovely colour - photo ad for Palmolive Soap inside back cover inludes Dr. Dafoe and the Dionne Quints; Nice bright colour back cover ad for Community Silverplate cutlery. Average wear. Unmarked. Staples pulling from covers but still attached. A very special issue due to it's substantial Canadian WWII content, highlighted by the artwork of E.J. Hughes. Magazine
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