approx. 64 pages ; 13x10.5 inches inches
This issue of Wisdom magazine - the Magazine of Knowledge for all America - is dated, January 1938. New Year Symphony Baby on the cover Issue - published monthly by Theodore Presser Company of Philadelphia, Pa. at a cost of 25 cents an issue, at the time. Each issue offers fascinating pieces for the musical home, masterworks, outstanding vocal and instrumental novelties and delightful music pieces for children and educators. In this issue you get articles like, From Typist To Prima Donna by Mne. Sigrid Onegin, The Saga of Vigil W. Bork by Jay Media, The Language of Music by Lawrence Abbott, The Art of the Violin Lies Under the Surface by R.H. Wollstein, The Music of War Torn China by Vanya Oakes, Music According to Webster by Annette M. Lingelbach, The Etude Historical Musical Portrait Series of some of the world's best-known musicians and more. The Junior Etude by Elizabeth that is filled with musical subject puzzles, games and mentions of awards. Music include Sounds of Vienna Woods by J. Strauss, In Old Vienna by L. V. Saar, Album leaf No. 3 by R. Schumann, In Gay Seville by M. Kesnar, Grasshoppers At Play by H. L. Dunn, Big Grizzly by R. Miles, The Street Band by F. D'Albert. A great collection of music information and education is in this magazine. Filled with vintage advertising for the DePaul University School of Music Chicago, Julliard School of Music New York, Peabody Conservatory Baltimore ad plenty others. Some of the inside pages are torn on the bottom right from the turning of pages.