Websightings: First issue of The New Yorker on Ebay: $4,750.00 ; Time Archives: The New Yorker Album of Drawings 1925 -1975 reviewed, Britain's Telegraph goes "Inside the temple of Times Square"
From Ebay, this listing for a copy of The New Yorker's first issue. http://cgi.ebay.com/
From Time Magazine's archives, October 13, 1975, "Comic Archetypes", a review of The New Yorker Album of Drawings 1925 -1975: http://www.time.com/
From Britain's Telegraph, April, 27. 2006, "Inside the temple of Times Square", a look at the contemporary New Yorker: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/