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y The Home periodical issue  
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Issue Details: First known date: 1921 vol. 2 no. 2 (Winter) 1 June 1921 of The Home est. 1920
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Notes

  • Contains the second instalment of Barbara Macdonald's humorous series, 'The Epistles of Pamela'. (p. 22)
  • Includes column by Bertram Stevens (q.v.), 'Books Worth Reading', which reviews numerous fiction and non-fiction publications by overseas authors.

Contents

* Contents derived from the 1921 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Improbable Twins, Penelope Fortescue , 1921 single work prose humour
'I cannot claim the full title of Movie Fan, as I find myself being entertained by the wrong things. The comedy of Mr Chaplin, the sweetness of Miss Pickford, the fatness of Mr Arbuckle - none of these enthral me. But I do enjoy the pomp and ceremony of the American pictures - the prodigious lists of people associated with their production: exotic names lettered in the most beautiful script...And the plots are an unfailing source of entertainment. If you are able to consider the plot of an American picture...you will often find that it is amazingly guileless in its broad conception, and diabolically sophisticated in its detail. A story which would shock a writer of Parisian farce presents no obstacle to the titanic innocence of an American scenario-writer.'
(p. 10, 76)
Finesse, Ralph Stock , 1921 single work short story (p. 17, 68, 70, 72, 74)
Vincent, Les Robinson , 1921 single work short story (p. 18-19)
Spades are Trumps, E. G. , 1921 single work short story (p. 26-27)
June Roses and Other Foreign Affairs, Nettie Palmer , 1921 single work essay (p. 64-65)

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