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The American Mercury, August 1924, pp. 457-464
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  1. [+]
    Issues of the 1920s = 6 Years, 72 Issues, 2,358 Articles
    1. [+]
      Issues of 1924 = 12 Issues, 321 Articles
      1. [+]
        January 1924 Issue = 30 Articles
        1. The Lincoln Legend by Isaac R. Pennypacker, pp. 1-7
        2. Four Poems by Theodore Dreiser, pp. 8-10
        3. Stephen Crane by Carl Van Doren, pp. 11-14
        4. Four Generations by Ruth Suckow, pp. 15-21
        5. Huneker on Huneker, pp. 22-26
        6. Editorial, pp. 27-30
        7. The Drool Method in History by Harry E. Barnes, pp. 31-38
        8. Mr. Moore and Mr. Chew by Samuel C. Chew, pp. 39-47
        9. Americana, pp. 48-50
        10. Aesthete: Model 1924 by Ernest Boyd, pp. 51-56
        11. The Tragic Hiram by John W. Owens, pp. 57-61
        12. Two Years of Disarmament by Miles Martindale, pp. 62-68
        13. Santayana at Cambridge by Margaret Munsterberg, pp. 69-74
        14. Clinical Notes by George Jean Nathan and H.L. Mencken, pp. 75-78
        15. The Communist Hoax by James Oneal, pp. 79-84
        16. The Weaver's Tale by John McClure, pp. 85-88
        17. The New Sky-Line by C. Grant La Farge, pp. 89-90
        18. The Pother About Glands by L.M. Hussey, pp. 91-93
        19. The Test of English by George Philip Krapp, pp. 94-98
        20. Sweeney's Grail by Leonard Lanson Cline, pp. 99-103
        21. The New Thought by Woodbridge Riley, pp. 104-108
        22. On a Second-Rate War, pp. 109-112
        23. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 113-119
        24. [+]
          Russian Music by H.L. Mencken, p. 120 - 1 Review
          1. My Musical Life by Nikolay Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov
        25. [+]
          The New Freedom by H.L. Mencken, p. 121 - 1 Review
          1. Recent Changes in American Constitutional Theory by John W. Burgess
        26. [+]
          The Uplift: Export Department by H.L. Mencken, p. 122 - 1 Review
          1. Race and National Solidarity by Charles Conant Josey
        27. [+]
          Once More, The Immortals by James Branch Cabell, pp. 123-124 - 1 Review
          1. Fantastica by Robert Malise Bowyer Nichols
        28. [+]
          Brandes and Croce by Ernest Boyd, p. 125 - 2 Reviews
          1. Main Currents in Nineteenth Century Literature by George Brandes
          2. Poesia E Non Poesia by Benedetto Croce
        29. [+]
          Brazil From Within by Isaac Goldberg, pp. 126-127 - 1 Review
          1. Patria Nova by Mario Pinto Serva
        30. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 128-138
      2. [+]
        February 1924 Issue = 29 Articles
        1. All God's Chillun Got Wings (A Play in Two Acts) by Eugene O'Neill, pp. 129-148
        2. The Grammarian and His Language by Edward Sapir, pp. 149-155
        3. The Part-Time Missionary by Howell Sykes, pp. 156-160
        4. Editorial, pp. 161-164
        5. Caught by Sherwood Anderson, pp. 165-176
        6. Americana, pp. 177-179
        7. Pinchot by Charles Willis Thompson, pp. 180-182
        8. More Light on Whitman by Emory Holloway, pp. 183-189
        9. Osteopathy by Morris Fishbein, pp. 190-195
        10. American Portraits I. The Labor Leader by James M. Cain, pp. 196-200
        11. Clinical Notes by H.L. Mencken and George Jean Nathan, pp. 201-206
        12. The Ku-Kluxer by Gerald W. Johnson, pp. 207-211
        13. Panorama by John McClure, p. 212
        14. Alcohol and the Duration of Life by Raymond Pearl, pp. 213-214
        15. Modern First Editions by George H. Sargent, pp. 215-217
        16. The American Painter by Guy Eglington, pp. 218-220
        17. Heredity and the Uplift by H.M. Parshley, pp. 221-226
        18. Carrying Civilization to Mexico by Carleton Beals, pp. 227-233
        19. The Comic Patriot by Carl Van Doren, pp. 234-236
        20. A Note on Shakespeare by Leon Kellner, pp. 237-240
        21. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 241-247
        22. [+]
          How We Are Governed by H.L. Mencken, p. 248 - 1 Review
          1. The Great Game of Politics by Frank R. Kent
        23. [+]
          One of the Immortals by H.L. Mencken, pp. 249-250 - 1 Review
          1. Remembered Yesterdays by Robert Underwood Johnson
        24. [+]
          Pseudo-Science by H.L. Mencken, p. 251 - 6 Reviews
          1. Rejuvenation and the Prolongation of Human Efficiency by Paul Kammerer
          2. Rejuvenation by George F. Corners and A.S. Blumgarten
          3. The Re-Creating of the Individual by Beatrice M. Hinkle
          4. A Plea for Monogamy by Wilfrid Lay
          5. The Philosophy of Civilization by R.H. Towner
          6. Contraception by Marie Carmichael Stopes
        25. [+]
          Three Volumes of Fiction by H.L. Mencken, p. 252 - 3 Reviews
          1. Horses and Men by Sherwood Anderson
          2. The Rover by Joseph Conrad
          3. A Lost Lady by Willa Cather
        26. [+]
          The Chicago Outfit by H.L. Mencken, p. 253 - 1 Review
          1. Midwest Portraits by Harry Hansen
        27. [+]
          Origins of the Revolution by W.F. Robinson, p. 254 - 1 Review
          1. Revolutionary New England, 1601-1776 by James Truslow Adams
        28. [+]
          The Case of Luther by John E. Lind, p. 255 - 1 Review
          1. Luther Nichols by Mary S. Watts
        29. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 256-266
      3. [+]
        March 1924 Issue = 26 Articles
        1. Cretheus and the Lions by Stephen French Whitman, pp. 257-266
        2. The John Brown Myth by Leland H. Jenks, pp. 267-273
        3. Chautauqua: Its Technic by Gregory Mason, pp. 274-280
        4. Reflections of a Bible-Reader by Arthur Davison Ficke, pp. 281-284
        5. Six Orchestral Conductors by D.W. Sinclair, pp. 285-291
        6. Editorial, pp. 292-296
        7. John Maroufaz and His Sons by W.L. George, pp. 297-305
        8. Americana, pp. 306-308
        9. Every Science an Exact Science by Vilhjalmur Stefansson, pp. 309-314
        10. The Two Tafts by Charles Willis Thompson, pp. 315-319
        11. Mansfield Park and America by Arthur Bingham Walkley, pp. 320-322
        12. Clinical Notes by George Jean Nathan and H.L. Mencken, pp. 323-331
        13. Portrait of an Old Mother by Alice Mary Kimball, pp. 332-334
        14. Byron in America by Samuel C. Chew, pp. 335-344
        15. American Portraits II. The Washington Job-Holder by Harvey Fergusson, pp. 345-350
        16. The Sire of Kiwanis by William Feather, pp. 351-356
        17. Spanish Nights' Entertainment by C.E. Bechhofer, pp. 357-362
        18. The American View of Politics by Johan J. Smertenko, pp. 363-368
        19. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 369-375
        20. [+]
          Cheating the Mortician by H.L. Mencken, p. 376 - 1 Review
          1. Public Health in the United States by Harry H. Moore
        21. [+]
          A Modern Masterpiece by H.L. Mencken, pp. 377-378 - 1 Review
          1. The Poet Assassinated by Guillaume Apollinaire
        22. [+]
          Art Criticism by H.L. Mencken, p. 379 - 4 Reviews
          1. Chinese Painting as Reflected in the Thought and Art of Li Lung-Mien, 1070-1106 by Agnes E. Meyer
          2. William Glackens by Forbes Watson
          3. Georges Seuret by Walter Pach
          4. A History of Art by Giulio Carotti and Mrs. Arthur Strong
        23. [+]
          Three Gay Stories by H.L. Mencken, p. 380 - 3 Reviews
          1. The High Place by James Branch Cabell
          2. Antic Hay by Aldous Huxley
          3. The Blind Bow-Boy by Carl Van Vechten
        24. [+]
          The Popularization of Science by H.M. Parshley, pp. 381-382 - 2 Reviews
          1. Social Life Among the Insects by William Morton Wheeler
          2. Studies in Evolution and Eugenics by S.J. Holmes
        25. [+]
          Walter von Molo by Friedrich Schonemann, p. 383 - 1 Review
          1. Auf Der Rollenden Erde by Walter von Molo
        26. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 384-390
      4. [+]
        April 1924 Issue = 27 Articles
        1. Horace Greeley by Gamaliel Bradford, pp. 385-393
        2. What Is a Statesman? by Charles A. Beard, pp. 394-396
        3. Lillian Gish by Joseph Hergesheimer, pp. 397-402
        4. Stella by Thyra Samter Winslow, pp. 403-407
        5. Editorial, pp. 408-412
        6. The Uplift on the Frontier by James Stevens, pp. 413-418
        7. Apostle to the Heathen by Ernest Boyd, pp. 419-423
        8. In Defense of the Puritan by Walter Prichard Eaton, pp. 424-428
        9. Americana, pp. 429-432
        10. American Portraits III. The Editorial Writer by James M. Cain, pp. 433-438
        11. The Invasion of America by Elbridge Colby, pp. 439-443
        12. Hylan by William Bullock, pp. 444-450
        13. Clinical Notes by H.L. Mencken and George Jean Nathan, pp. 451-458
        14. Mushroom Town by Muna Lee, pp. 459-462
        15. The Origin and Spread of Cultures by Robert H. Lowie, pp. 463-465
        16. A Moratorium for Opera by W.J. Henderson, pp. 466-467
        17. The Critical Realists by Woodbridge Riley, pp. 468-470
        18. The End of a Literary Mystery by Frederick P. Hier, Jr., pp. 471-478
        19. Woodrow Wilson by Harry Elmer Barnes, pp. 479-490
        20. The Guard by Ruth Valentine, pp. 491-496
        21. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 497-503
        22. [+]
          The Little Red Schoolhouse by H.L. Mencken, p. 504 - 1 Review
          1. The Goslings by Upton Sinclair
        23. [+]
          Provincial Literature by H.L. Mencken, pp. 505-506 - 4 Reviews
          1. The Story of Detroit by George B. Catlin
          2. The Outlaws of Cave-in-Rock by Otto A. Rothert
          3. Out of the Desert by Otto White
          4. Men of Maryland Since the Civil War by Paul Winchester
        24. [+]
          God's Country: Exterior View by H.L. Mencken, pp. 507-508 - 7 Reviews
          1. Amazing America by H.M. Somer
          2. Das Land Gottes by Herman George Scheffauer
          3. Ein Fruehling in Amerika by Roda Roda
          4. Amerika von Washington bis Wilson by C.A. Bratter
          5. Auslandsraetsel by Friedrich Dessauer
          6. New York und London by Alfred Kerr
          7. Der Amerikanische Mensche by Annalise Schmidt
        25. [+]
          The Husk of Dreiser by H.L. Mencken, pp. 509-510 - 1 Review
          1. Arlie Gelston and Her Critics by Roger L. Sergel
        26. The American Mercury Authors, p. 511
        27. Index to Volume I, pp. 512-522
      5. [+]
        May 1924 Issue = 27 Articles
        1. The Peace Myth by Virgil Jordan, pp. 1-9
        2. John Ruskin by Frank Harris, pp. 10-16
        3. The Case of Bedrich Zatloukal by Paul Tanaquil, pp. 17-23
        4. Editorial, pp. 24-26
        5. The American Cigar by Carl Avery Werner, pp. 27-34
        6. Watson of Indiana by John W. Owens, pp. 35-38
        7. The Right to Consolation by William Seagle, pp. 39-44
        8. Americana, pp. 45-50
        9. Modern American Printing by Harry Lyman Koopman, pp. 51-54
        10. Clinical Notes by George Jean Nathan and H.L. Mencken, pp. 55-62
        11. Lowell by C. Hartley Grattan, pp. 63-69
        12. The South Takes the Offensive by Gerald W. Johnson, pp. 70-78
        13. Mathematics in the United States Today by R.D. Carmichael, pp. 79-82
        14. Alfred Stieglitz and His Work by Herbert J. Seligmann, pp. 83-84
        15. The Campaign of B. C. 588-86 by K.C. McIntosh, pp. 85-91
        16. Rachel and Her Children by Frances Newman, pp. 92-96
        17. American Books in France by Lewis Galantiere, pp. 97-102
        18. The Substance of Poetry by John McClure, pp. 103-108
        19. Pedagogue: Old Style by James M. Cain, pp. 109-112
        20. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 113-119
        21. [+]
          Bravos in Bed-Sheets by H.L. Mencken, pp. 120-121 - 2 Reviews
          1. Authentic History of the Ku Klux Klan, 1865-1877 by Susan L. Davis
          2. The Ku Klux Klan by John Moffatt Mecklin
        22. [+]
          Two Views of Russia by H.L. Mencken, p. 122 - 2 Reviews
          1. My Disillusionment in Russia by Emma Goldman
          2. The First Time in History by Anna Louise Strong
        23. [+]
          Training for Press Agents by H.L. Mencken, p. 123 - 1 Review
          1. Crystallizing Public Opinion by Edward L. Bernays
        24. [+]
          Christian vs. Christian by H.L. Mencken, p. 124 - 1 Review
          1. What is Modernism? by Leighton Parks
        25. [+]
          An American in Germany by S. Miles Bouton, p. 125 - 1 Review
          1. The Old and the New Germany by John F. Coar
        26. [+]
          Men and Women by J.D. Blackman, pp. 126-127 - 11 Reviews
          1. My University Days by Maxim Gorky
          2. Louis Pasteur by S.J. Holmes
          3. The Real Sarah Bernhardt by Mme. Pierre Berton and Basil Woon
          4. With Congress and Cabinet by William C. Redfield
          5. Anton Chehov: A Critical Study by William Gerhardi
          6. From Immigrant to Inventor by Michael Pupin
          7. Robert Burns: His Life and Genius by Andrew Dakers
          8. Gandhi, the Apostle by Haridas T. Muzumdar
          9. The Last Years of H.M. Hyndman by Rosalind Travers Hyndman
          10. From Pinafores to Politics by Mrs. J. Borden Harriman
          11. My Musical Life by Walter Damrosch
        27. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 128-146
      6. [+]
        June 1924 Issue = 26 Articles
        1. The Righteous Perish by Mary Alden Hopkins, pp. 129-133
        2. Call for a Literary Historian by Fred Lewis Pattee, pp. 134-140
        3. Absolution by F. Scott Fitzgerald, pp. 141-149
        4. The Rise and Fall of Homeopathy by Morris Fishbein, pp. 150-154
        5. Editorial, pp. 155-160
        6. The Black Duck Dinner by James Stevens, pp. 161-169
        7. Americana, pp. 170-174
        8. Satan in the Dance-Hall by Gregory Mason, pp. 175-182
        9. Clinical Notes by H.L. Mencken and George Jean Nathan, pp. 183-189
        10. The English of the Negro by George Philip Krapp, pp. 190-195
        11. This City Wind by Leonora Speyer, p. 196
        12. American Journalism Today by Chester T. Crowell, pp. 197-204
        13. Walt Whitman and the Aristidean by Thomas Ollive Mabbott, pp. 205-206
        14. What Is a Race? by Melville J. Herskovits, pp. 207-209
        15. The Training of The Soldier by Arlington B. Conway, pp. 210-214
        16. American Portraits IV. Medicinae Doctor by L.M. Hussey, pp. 215-223
        17. International Languages by Albert Leon Guerard, pp. 224-230
        18. The War Against Birth Control by Margaret Sanger, pp. 231-236
        19. The Senate's Last Leader by Charles Willis Thompson, pp. 237-240
        20. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 241-247
        21. [+]
          The Newspaper Man by H.L. Mencken, pp. 248-249 - 2 Reviews
          1. The Principles of Journalism by Casper S. Yost
          2. The Ethics of Journalism by Nelson Antrim Crawford
        22. [+]
          Edgar Lee Masters by H.L. Mencken, pp. 250-251 - 1 Review
          1. Mirage by Edgar Lee Masters
        23. [+]
          The Heir of Lincoln by H.L. Mencken, pp. 252-253 - 2 Reviews
          1. Calvin Coolidge by M.E. Hennessy
          2. The Price of Freedom by Calvin Coolidge
        24. [+]
          Cabelliana by H.L. Mencken, p. 254 - 2 Reviews
          1. A Bibliography of the Writings of James Branch Cabell by Guy Holt
          2. A round-table in Poictesme by Don Marshall Bregenzer and Robert Loveman
        25. [+]
          Brief Notices, p. 255 - 5 Reviews
          1. The Hymn as Literature by Jeremiah Bascom Reeves
          2. The Practice and Theory of Individual Psychology by Alfred Adler
          3. Interior Decoration by Amy L. Rolfe
          4. Creole Sketches by Lafcadio Hearn
          5. Your Washington and Mine by Louise Payson Latimer
        26. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 256-266
      7. [+]
        July 1924 Issue = 24 Articles
        1. The Presidency by Charles C. Thach, pp. 257-266
        2. Champion of Champions by R.F. Dibble, pp. 267-273
        3. M'Liss and Louie by Carl Sandburg, p. 274
        4. The Devil Born in Them by Chester T. Crowell, pp. 275-280
        5. Editorial, pp. 281-286
        6. Stanley Hall by A.E. Hamilton, pp. 287-292
        7. Americana, pp. 293-296
        8. Mr. Munsey by Robert L. Duffus, pp. 297-304
        9. Where the Law Fails by Homer H. Cooper, pp. 305-312
        10. Clinical Notes by George Jean Nathan and H.L. Mencken, pp. 313-320
        11. American Portraits V.Babbitt Emeritus by Parkhurst Whitney, pp. 321-327
        12. Whitman on His Contemporaries by James Russell Lowell and Richard Henry Stoddard, ..., pp. 328-332
        13. Insect vs. Insect by H.M. Parshley, pp. 333-339
        14. The Wages of Peace by Hendrik Willem Van Loon, pp. 340-344
        15. The Dutch on the Delaware by Isaac R. Pennypacker, pp. 345-350
        16. The American Chemist by L.M. Hussey, pp. 351-356
        17. The Mouse by May Freud Dickenson, pp. 357-363
        18. Saving Souls by Gerald W. Johnson, pp. 364-368
        19. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 369-375
        20. [+]
          Ring W. Lardner by H.L. Mencken, p. 376 - 1 Review
          1. How to Write Short Stories by Ring W. Lardner
        21. [+]
          The Bradford Formula by H.L. Mencken, pp. 377-379 - 4 Reviews
          1. The American Mind in Action by Harvey O'Higgins and Edward H. Reede
          2. Strenuous Americans by Roy F. Dibble
          3. The Fabulous Forties by Meade Minnigerode
          4. The Soul of Samuel Pepys by Gamaliel Bradford
        22. [+]
          Rambles in Fiction by H.L. Mencken, pp. 380-381 - 5 Reviews
          1. Race by William McFee
          2. Streets of Night by John Dos Passos
          3. Women and Wives by Harvey Fergusson
          4. A Hind Let Loose by C.E. Montague
          5. Country People by Ruth Suckow
        23. [+]
          The Slave and His Ways by H.L. Mencken, pp. 382-383 - 4 Reviews
          1. The American Labor Year Book, 1923-24 by The Rand School of Social Science
          2. Rebellion in Labor Unions by Sylvia Kopald
          3. The Personal Relation in Industry by John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
          4. Englands Labour Rulers by Iconoclast
        24. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 384-394
      8. [+]
        August 1924 Issue = 25 Articles
        1. Mr. Coolidge by Frank R. Kent, pp. 385-390
        2. The Gates of Tamerlane by Achmed Abdullah, pp. 391-398
        3. Godey's Lady's Book by Richard Fay Warner, pp. 399-405
        4. Canned Music and the Composer by Harry B. Smith, pp. 406-410
        5. The Trial of the Dead Cleopatra by Vachel Lindsay, pp. 411-418
        6. The Ordeal of Prohibition by Clarence S. Darrow, pp. 419-427
        7. A Note on Tights by Carl Van Vechten, pp. 428-432
        8. Americana, pp. 433-436
        9. El Paso by Owen P. White, pp. 437-444
        10. American Portraits VI. The Advertising Agent by Orrick Johns, pp. 445-450
        11. Clinical Notes by H.L. Mencken and George Jean Nathan, pp. 451-456
        12. The Mercy of God by Theodore Dreiser, pp. 457-464
        13. Jazz by Virgil Thomson, pp. 465-466
        14. Cavalry in Modern War by G.A. Moore, pp. 467-469
        15. The Books of Dard Hunter by Nelson Antrim Crawford, pp. 470-472
        16. The Inquiring Mind by Zechariah Chafee, Jr., pp. 473-480
        17. Pariah by Chester T. Crowell, pp. 481-492
        18. A Forgotten American Statesman by Milledge L. Bonham, Jr., pp. 493-500
        19. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 501-505
        20. [+]
          Mankind in the Mass by H.L. Mencken, p. 506 - 3 Reviews
          1. Fundamentals of Social Psychology by Emory S. Bogardus
          2. Psychology by Everett Dean Martin
          3. The Basis of Social Theory by Albert G.A. Balz and William S.A. Pott
        21. [+]
          Apostle to the Philistines by H.L. Mencken, p. 507 - 1 Review
          1. The Common Sense of Music by Sigmund Gottfried Spaeth
        22. [+]
          The Reporter at Work by H.L. Mencken, pp. 508-509 - 1 Review
          1. The Best News Stories of 1923 by Joseph Anthony
        23. [+]
          Brief Notes by H.L. Mencken, p. 510 - 4 Reviews
          1. The Sultan of the Mountains by Rosita Forbes
          2. Forty Years in Washington by David S. Barry
          3. A Primer of Modern Art by Sheldon Cheney
          4. Apollo by Salomon Reinach
        24. The American Mercury Authors, p. 511
        25. Index to Volume II, pp. 512-522
      9. [+]
        September 1924 Issue = 26 Articles
        1. The Anglo-Saxon Myth by Henry J. Ford, pp. 1-7
        2. Song Tournament by Louis Untermeyer, p. 8
        3. Voila, Anatole France! by Jean-Jacques Brousson, pp. 9-14
        4. A Start in Life by Ruth Suckow, pp. 15-23
        5. The Japanese Bugaboo by David Warren Ryder, pp. 24-30
        6. Editorial, pp. 31-34
        7. Morals in the Two-A-Day by Marian Spitzer, pp. 35-39
        8. Americana, pp. 40-42
        9. The Statesman as Artist by Duncan Aikman, pp. 43-49
        10. Fads in Health Legislation by Morris Fishbein, pp. 50-56
        11. Clinical Notes by George Jean Nathan and H.L. Mencken, pp. 57-63
        12. The Devil's Advocate by R.F. Dibble, pp. 64-70
        13. Koussevitzky by Ernest Newman, pp. 71-73
        14. What is Disease? by Paul H. De Kruif, pp. 74-76
        15. Architecture and the Machine by Lewis Mumford, pp. 77-80
        16. Mr. Durant by Dorothy Parker, pp. 81-87
        17. American Portraits VII. The Country Banker by Charles B. Driscoll, pp. 88-92
        18. A Boyhood in the Bush by Thomas J. LeBlanc, pp. 93-98
        19. The Law by William Seagle, pp. 99-104
        20. Hunting Bolsheviks in 1798 by Harry Elmer Barnes, pp. 105-111
        21. Gentlemen All by D.R. Potter, pp. 112-117
        22. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 118-122
        23. [+]
          The State of the Country by H.L. Mencken, pp. 123-124 - 1 Review
          1. Democracy and Leadership by Irving Babbitt
        24. [+]
          The Art of Keeping Well by H.L. Mencken, pp. 125-126 - 2 Reviews
          1. The National Health Series by The National Health Council
          2. How is Your Heart by S. Calvin Smith
        25. [+]
          Frank I. Cobb by H.L. Mencken, p. 127 - 1 Review
          1. Cobb of "The World": A Leader in Liberalism by John L. Heaton and Frank I. Cobb
        26. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 128-138
      10. [+]
        October 1924 Issue = 28 Articles
        1. Arsenals of Hatred by Duncan Aikman, pp. 129-136
        2. Notes of an Amateur Father by Chester T. Crowell, pp. 137-142
        3. The King of Loafers by William Feather, pp. 143-148
        4. Masterpiece by Robert B. Garey, pp. 149-154
        5. Editorial, pp. 155-159
        6. The Yankee in Paris by Vincent O'Sullivan, pp. 160-162
        7. The Question of Racial Purity by Franz Boas, pp. 163-169
        8. Americana, pp. 170-174
        9. Why Men Leave Kansas by Charles B. Driscoll, pp. 175-178
        10. The Dilemma of the Negro by W.E. Burghardt DuBois, pp. 179-185
        11. Walt Whitman on Himself, pp. 186-192
        12. Clinical Notes by George Jean Nathan and H.L. Mencken, pp. 193-198
        13. Government by Yokel by Orville A. Welsh, pp. 199-205
        14. On Literary Groups by Maxwell Bodenheim, pp. 206-207
        15. The Advantage of Senator La Follette by Alexander Harvey, pp. 208-209
        16. Birth Control: An Unsolved Problem by Morris Fishbein, pp. 210-212
        17. The Sentimentalist by Ben Hecht, pp. 213-216
        18. Devastated Regions by Lewis Mumford, pp. 217-220
        19. Highway Personages by Isaac R. Pennypacker, pp. 221-225
        20. Wells of Correct Thought by Bruce Gould, pp. 226-232
        21. Notes on the Vernacular by Louise Pound, pp. 233-237
        22. The Railroads on the Griddle by Richard Hoadley Tingley, pp. 238-243
        23. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 244-249
        24. [+]
          Heretics by H.L. Mencken, pp. 250-251 - 2 Reviews
          1. Altgeld of Illinois by Waldo R. Browne
          2. The Last of the Heretics by Algernon Sidney Crapsey
        25. [+]
          Hornswoggling the Rabble by H.L. Mencken, p. 252 - 2 Reviews
          1. Behind the Scenes in Politics by Anonymous
          2. Die Kunst Der Massenbeeinflussung in den Vereinigtenstaaten von Amerika by Friedrich Schoenemann
        26. [+]
          Philosophers as Liars by H.L. Mencken, pp. 253-254 - 1 Review
          1. The Philosophy of "As If" by Hans Vaihinger
        27. [+]
          Brief Notes by H.L. Mencken, p. 255 - 6 Reviews
          1. Saint Joan by George Bernard Shaw
          2. Re-Creating Human Nature by Charles W. Hayward
          3. Roosevelt, Prophet of Unity by Hermann Hagedorn
          4. Nosography by Knud H. Faber
          5. Evolution: The Way of Man by Vernon L. Kellogg
          6. The Real John Burroughs by William Sloane Kennedy
        28. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 256-274
      11. [+]
        November 1924 Issue = 27 Articles
        1. On Doing the Right Thing by Albert Jay Nock, pp. 257-262
        2. Jesus and His Biographers by Alphonse B. Miller, pp. 263-269
        3. The Uninvited by Thomas Boyd, pp. 270-274
        4. Politician: Female by James M. Cain, pp. 275-278
        5. The Liberty Bell by Henry J. Ford, pp. 279-284
        6. Americana, pp. 285-289
        7. Editorial, pp. 290-292
        8. The Biology of Population Growth by Raymond Pearl, pp. 293-305
        9. The Shroud of Color by Countee P. Cullen, pp. 306-308
        10. Clinical Notes by H.L. Mencken and George Jean Nathan, pp. 309-317
        11. The Umbilical Cord by William Seagle, pp. 318-324
        12. Nantucket by Walter Prichard Eaton, pp. 325-328
        13. The Wood Alcohol Bugaboo by L.M. Hussey, pp. 329-332
        14. The New Outlook in Weather Forecasting by Charles Fitzhugh Talman, pp. 333-334
        15. Teaching the Young to Think by D.W. Fisher, pp. 335-336
        16. William Kidd, Gentleman by Homer H. Cooper, pp. 337-346
        17. More Work for Uplifters by James Stevens, pp. 347-352
        18. The Hammer of Heretics by R.F. Dibble, pp. 353-359
        19. Aesthetics by Lewis Mumford, pp. 360-365
        20. Malaria by Thomas J. LeBlanc, pp. 366-371
        21. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 372-377
        22. [+]
          Tusitala by H.L. Mencken, pp. 378-379 - 4 Reviews
          1. The Life of Robert Louis Stevenson by Rosaline Masson
          2. An Intimate Portrait of R.L.S. by Lloyd Osbourne
          3. Familiar Studies of Men and Books by Robert Louis Stevenson
          4. Virginibus Puerisque and Other Papers by Robert Louis Stevenson
        23. [+]
          Marvels from Vienna by H.L. Mencken, p. 380 - 4 Reviews
          1. The Inheritance of Acquired Characteristics by Paul Kammerer
          2. Sigmund Freud: His Personality, His Teaching and His School by Fritz Wittels
          3. Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego by Sigmund Freud
          4. Beyond the Pleasure Principle by Sigmund Freud
        24. [+]
          Paradise Lost by H.L. Mencken, p. 381 - 2 Reviews
          1. The Wines of France by H. Warner Allen
          2. A Practical Guide to French Wines by William Bird
        25. [+]
          Barbary in Europe by H.L. Mencken, p. 382 - 2 Reviews
          1. The Man Lenin by Isaac Don Levine
          2. My Past and Thoughts by Alexander Herzen
        26. [+]
          Brief Notices by H.L. Mencken, p. 383 - 3 Reviews
          1. Critical Epochs in History by D.C. Somervell
          2. Origins of Sociology by Albion W. Small
          3. With Aesop Along the Black Border by Ambrose E. Gonzales
        27. The American Mercury Authors, pp. 384-402
      12. [+]
        December 1924 Issue = 26 Articles
        1. The Christian Statesman by Edgar Lee Masters, pp. 385-398
        2. The Grammarian by John McClure, pp. 399-402
        3. Trial by Jury by Harry Elmer Barnes, pp. 403-410
        4. Americana, pp. 411-419
        5. Editorial, pp. 420-422
        6. Therapeutic Thaumaturgy by Arthur J. Cramp, pp. 423-430
        7. Congressional Letters by Hilton Butler, pp. 431-437
        8. High Dignitaries of State by James M. Cain, pp. 438-442
        9. Clinical Notes by George Jean Nathan and H.L. Mencken, pp. 443-450
        10. Conclusion by L.M. Hussey, pp. 451-458
        11. Modern Infantry by Elbridge Colby, pp. 459-464
        12. As Latin America Sees Us by Isaac Goldberg, pp. 465-471
        13. The Burden of the Cross by Don C. Seitz, pp. 472-474
        14. A Whitman Manuscript by Emory Holloway, pp. 475-480
        15. Why Go to College? by Richard Burton, pp. 481-487
        16. This Being an Immigrant by George A. Schreiner, pp. 488-493
        17. Varieties of Homo Sapiens by D.W. Fisher, pp. 494-498
        18. The Theatre by George Jean Nathan, pp. 499-504
        19. [+]
          Two Journalists by H.L. Mencken, pp. 505-506 - 2 Reviews
          1. Memoirs of an Editor by Edward P. Mitchell
          2. Eugene Field's Creative Years by Charles Henry Dennis
        20. [+]
          Mark Twain on Himself by H.L. Mencken, p. 507 - 1 Review
          1. Mark Twain's Autobiography by Mark Twain
        21. Reprints by H.L. Mencken, p. 508
        22. [+]
          Anthologies by H.L. Mencken, p. 509 - 3 Reviews
          1. The Modern Student's Book of English Literature by Harry Morgan Ayres, Will David Howe, and Frederick Morgan Padelford, ...
          2. Sixty Years of American Humor by Joseph L. French
          3. The Best Sermons of 1924 by Joseph Fort Newton
        23. [+]
          Cabell by H.L. Mencken, p. 509 - 1 Review
          1. Straws and Prayer-Books by James Branch Cabell
        24. [+]
          Brief Notices by H.L. Mencken, p. 510 - 6 Reviews
          1. Beggars of Life by Jim Tully
          2. How to Keep Well by Andrew F. Currier
          3. David Wilmot, Free-Soiler by Charles Buxton Going
          4. Primitive Religion by Robert H. Lowie
          5. The Nature of Love by Emmanuel Berl
          6. Lions 'n' Tigers 'n' Everything by Courtney Ryley Cooper
        25. The American Mercury Authors, p. 511
        26. Index to Volume III, pp. 512-530
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            Issues of 1928 = 12 Issues, 431 Articles
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              Issues of 1929 = 12 Issues, 439 Articles
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                Issues of 1930 = 12 Issues, 410 Articles
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                  Issues of 1931 = 12 Issues, 336 Articles
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                    Issues of 1932 = 12 Issues, 324 Articles
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                      Issues of 1933 = 12 Issues, 342 Articles
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                          Issues of 1935 = 12 Issues, 365 Articles
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                              Issues of 1937 = 12 Issues, 296 Articles
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                                Issues of 1938 = 12 Issues, 312 Articles
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                                  Issues of 1939 = 12 Issues, 346 Articles
                                2. [+]
                                  Issues of the 1940s = 10 Years, 120 Issues, 3,183 Articles
                                  1. [+]
                                    Issues of 1940 = 12 Issues, 320 Articles
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                                      Issues of 1941 = 12 Issues, 310 Articles
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                                        Issues of 1942 = 12 Issues, 271 Articles
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                                          Issues of 1943 = 12 Issues, 280 Articles
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                                            Issues of 1944 = 12 Issues, 300 Articles
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                                              Issues of 1945 = 12 Issues, 296 Articles
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                                                Issues of 1946 = 12 Issues, 318 Articles
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                                                  Issues of 1947 = 12 Issues, 376 Articles
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                                                    Issues of 1948 = 12 Issues, 366 Articles
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                                                      Issues of 1949 = 12 Issues, 346 Articles
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                                                        Issues of 1950 = 12 Issues, 324 Articles
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                                                          Issues of 1951 = 12 Issues, 208 Articles
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                                                            Issues of 1952 = 12 Issues, 213 Articles
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                                                              Issues of 1953 = 11 Issues, 325 Articles
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                                                                Issues of 1954 = 12 Issues, 479 Articles
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                                                                  Issues of 1955 = 12 Issues, 494 Articles
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                                                                          Issues of the 1960s = 1 Year, 12 Issues, 439 Articles
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