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Catalog Number 2003.29.1
Object Name Magazine
Title "Opera News," April 21, 1947; "Edward Johnson" on cover.
Date 04/21/1947
Year Range from 1947
Year Range to 1947
Description Magazine, "Opera News," April 21, 1947 with a reproduction of the Karsh portrait of "Edward Johnson" on the front cover. Cover is paper with b/w photograph and black and white print on a red background on the front. In large font at top "OPERA" in white with black border. "news" underneath in black cursive style writing. Small font in black to left and below "news" is: "VOLUME XI / NUMBER 24 / 20 CENTS". To the right of this: "APRIL 21, 1947". Again, to the right of this: "PUBLISHED BY THE / METROLPOLITAN/ OPERA GUILD, INC.". Underneath this writing there is a black and white photograph surrounded by a white border. The photo is a studio waist up photo of a man (Edward Johnson). He is wearing a tree piece suit and his hair is slicked back. His leg is leaning on something (probably a chair) and his left arm is resting on his leg and holding a pencil. His right hand is partially visible in the lower right corner of the picture. He is looking to the right of the camera and smiling slightly. Underneath the photo in black is written "EDWARD JOHNSON". Underneath this is written, again in black: "IN THIS ISSUE: RECORDS OF THE SEASON".
Page one and page three have notes about Edward Johnson. Page 3 announces that General Manager Edward Johnson was "recently elected president of the Canadian Society, which celebrated its fiftieth anniversary last February." Magazine has 32 pages. On the back of the magazine is a black & white advertisement for RCA Victor Records featuring Set Svanholm.
Illustrations: Printed B/W
No. of pages: 32
People Johnson, Edward
Dimensions Cover, Paper, Stapled - 25.5 x 17.8 x o.2 cm -
L x W x H