One of the Spill‘s favorite New Yorker-centric blogs takes a close look at the issue of August 31, 1929. Consider the blog’s subtitle for a moment: Reading Every Issue of The New Yorker Magazine. If you love The New Yorker, you’ll love watching the magazine’s early development. And of course, there’s all that history. Read it here.
Above: the Aug 31st ’29 issue — the cover by Theodore Haupt, who contributed forty-four covers to the magazine from September 3, 1927 through January 21, 1933.