Life Magazine – June 9, 1887 (# 232) – Sweet Simplicity of Rural Life
Cover : Child playing toy piano for her parents, “The Poetry of Sound” art by Stephen Van Schaick.
– Cute cartoon with boys with baseball gear, “Please Mum, will you let Jimmy come with us to Sunday School?”
– Small cartoon by F. M. Howarth, hobo bathing.
– Half page cartoon by Stephen Van Schaick, An Unseemly Hour.
– Dialogue by Elliott Flower, At the Gates.
– Cartoon by Roswell Bacon.
– Half page cartoon strip by Chip, “The Cause of a Recent Flood.”
– Two page center spread art by H. McVickar, “Fashions : Preparing for the Sweet Simplicity of Rural Life.”
– Poem by E. P. R., “Her Wedding.”
– Quarter page cartoon by Charles Dana Gibson, Pardonable Terror.
– Ad for Recamier Balm and powder for the complexion.