approx. 71 pages ; 13x10.5 inches inches
This issue of Wisdom magazine - the Magazine of Knowledge for all America - is dated, March 1937. Johann Strass Jr 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, The Hydra-Headed "Music License" Monster, A Visit to the home of Sibelius by Norma Ryland Graves, Plantation Echoes by Virgina g. Tupper showing photos of Charleston, South Carolina, The Verb To Be of Music by Preston Ware Orem, The Remarkable Abbe (ABT) Vogler by Hertha Schweiger, 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 Coral Isles by Th. Lieurance, Japanese Doll Dance by H. Volkart, Uncle Zeb and His Fiddle by B. R. Anthony, Warriors Song by G, Verdi, Gavotte by both J.S. Bach and G.F. Handel, Happy Is the Miller Boy by M. Spencer, sprightly and Gay by C. Kohlmann. A great collection of music information and education is in this magazine. Also shown in this issue are football stars that were musical stars. There are photos of Walter Cole, University of Wisconsin, Steven J. Rogenski of Notre Dame and Ray King of The University of Minnesota. Filled with vintage advertising for the Sherwood Music School of Chicago, Julliard School of Music New York, Peabody Conservatory Baltimore and plenty others. There is only some tiny writing on the cover only.