approx. 65 pages ; 13x10.5 inches inches
This issue of Wisdom magazine - the Magazine of Knowledge for all America - is dated, November 1937. Peter Tschaikowsky 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, This is Walter Damrosch Speaking by Rose Heylbut, Claude Debussy's American Born Teacher by Maurice Dumesnil, The Gospel Relaxation by Tobias Matthay, Universality of the Piano by Eugenio Di Pirani, College Football Bands by Robert J. Barrett, Mystic Dances of the Far East by Lily Strickland, 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 includes Etude Petite by H.H. Huss, A Dusky Serenade by I Rogers, Dancing Silhouette by W. Baines, The Skylark P. Tschaikowsky, Dotty's Waltz by O.T. Cecil, Skipping Rope by H.L. Dunn, The Barn Dance by M. McHale, Mister Woodpecker by S. Forrest, Little Fisherman by L.E. Stairs plus others. A great collection of music information and education is in this magazine. Filled with vintage advertising for Walter Jacobs Inc. of Boston, Chicago Musical College, Chicago, The Rudoph Wurlitzer Company, American Conservatory Chicago, Oliver Ditson Company of Philadelphia, The General Motors Concert Company ad for NBC Blue Network and plenty others. Magazine is in excellent condition.