approx. 77 pages ; 13x10.5 inches inches
This issue of Wisdom magazine - the Magazine of Knowledge for all America - is dated, June 1939. Kirsten Flagstad on "The Art Of Singing" 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, Learning How To Help Yourself by Kirsten Flagstad, Pianist Know Your Fingers! By Arnold Schultz, The Democracy of Radio by Howard Barlow, Mother Goose by Anna E. Edgar, The Threshold of Music by Lawrence Abbott, New Lights On Giuseppe Verdi As Seen In His Letters by Eugenio Di Pirani, The Etude Historical Musical Portrait Series of some of the world's best-known musicians. The Junior Etude by Elizabeth A. Gust that is filled with musical subject puzzles, games and mentions of awards. Music include Swallows by Mathilde Bilbro, Valse Brillante by Frederic Chopin, Ping Pong by Mary Parnell, In The Watermelon Patch by Frank H. Grey, On Wings of Morning by Lewellyn Lloyd, In a Starlit Garden by Ralph Federer and more. A great collection of music information and education is in this magazine. Filled with vintage advertising for Gilbert and Sullivan's MIKADO the Chicago Musical College, Eastman School of Music of Rochester New York, OBERLIN Conservatory of Music in Ohio and plenty others. The back cover of magazine is torn on the left bottom edge from the turning of pages. Magazine is in excellent condition.