New York: Ancient Arabic Order Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America (Shriners), Publisher, 1926. Wraps. Poor. Item #019462
Color illustrated wraps, with a striking front cover illustration by W.T. Benda. 96 pp. Illustrations throughout. First issue of this magazine published by the Shriners organization for their members, offering a combination of fiction and nonfiction articles. It published from 1926 to 1928. This first issue introduces the concept of the magazine, and includes pulp fiction, etc. POOR/FAIR condition. Covers unfortunately, but neatly, detached along the spine. Chipping, tearing and minor loss along the spine edges of the covers. A few other small tears along the edges. Minor fading, toning, spotting and soiling to the covers. Moderate toning to the interior.