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Please note this is the cover only.
This is an original 1932 color cover for the March 12th issue of the Literary Digest, featuring "News From Mount Vernon, 1796" by Jean L. G. Ferris. A brief caption at the top of the cover reads "Nearly Two Million 'Yes' or 'No' Votes in the Prohibition Poll", reminding readers of the current state of affairs in the United States at the time.
This 80+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.
Period Paper is please to offer a collection of color covers from the Literary Digest ranging from 1918 to 1934 during the Great Depression. Each cover is a work of work, and many depict famous events in the history of the United States.
This piece was illustrated by Ferris, Jean Leon Gerome. Artist name printed on page - bottom center of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Black Americana, Slave, Bicorn, Bicorne, Uniform, Soldier, Revolutionary