The Press: End of World's Work

On the library tables of most genteel U. S. homes ten years ago lay at least one magazine of high-grade fiction & belles lettres, and one heavy review. The fiction-belles lettres ranks, which once included Everybody's, Munsey's, Century, Mc-Clure's, Scribner's, Harper's, Atlantic Monthly, have been heavily decimated. All but the last three have died or been transformed unrecognizably. T

he heavy review battery ranged from newsy Current History through Review of Reviews and World's Work to coldly business-like System. Except for System, which changed from an organ of interpretation to an executive's...

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