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McClure's Magazine, April 1913, pp. 68-80
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                                            Issues of 1912 = 12 Issues, 171 Articles
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                                              Issues of 1913 = 10 Issues, 163 Articles
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                                                January 1913 Issue = 11 Articles
                                                1. Two Million Women Vote by Wallace Irwin and Inez Milholland, pp. 241-252
                                                2. My Little Sister, Part II by Elizabeth Robins, pp. 253-260
                                                3. The Peking Pug by Samuel Merwin, pp. 261-271
                                                4. The Sixty-First Second by Owen Johnson, pp. 272-286
                                                5. The Diary of a New York Policeman by Alfred Henry Lewis, pp. 287-296
                                                6. Peggy and the Swami by Maravene Kennedy Thompson, pp. 297-303
                                                7. On the Trail of Immortality by Burton J. Hendrick, pp. 304-317
                                                8. The Queen of the Slack Wire by Helen Green Van Campen, pp. 318-328
                                                9. The Moving-Picture Machine in the Jungle by Wilbur Daniel Steele, pp. 329-337
                                                10. Billy Brad and the Forbidden Fruit by Ellis Parker Butler, pp. 338-344
                                                11. The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol, pp. 345-360
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                                                February 1913 Issue = 19 Articles
                                                1. The First of the Booster Stories by Wallace Irwin, pp. 25-37
                                                2. Will Japan Ever Fight the United States by William Archer, pp. 38-46
                                                3. The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol, pp. 47-58
                                                4. Charlie Snyder by Samuel Merwin, pp. 59-70
                                                5. Peggy Goes Hunting by Maravene Kennedy Thompson, pp. 71-77
                                                6. Systems and System-Players at Monte Carlo by C.N. Williamson, pp. 78-91
                                                7. Stammering and Its Cure by H. Addington Bruce, pp. 92-101
                                                8. The Sixty-first Second by Owen Johnson, pp. 102-114
                                                9. The Diary of a New York Policeman by Alfred Henry Lewis, pp. 115-126
                                                10. The Strange Crime of John Boulnois by Gilbert K. Chesterton, pp. 127-147
                                                11. What Wilson is Up Against by George Kibbe Turner, pp. 148-180
                                                12. A New Department for Women by Inez Milholland, pp. 181-189
                                                13. The Mysterious Counterfeiter by William J. Burns, pp. 190-221
                                                14. The Montessori Movement in America by Ellen Yale Stevens, pp. 222-227
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                                                  Review The Reef, by Edith Wharton, p. 228 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Reef by Edith Wharton
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                                                  Review The Valiants of Virginia, by Hallie Erminie Rives, pp. 228-229 - 1 Review
                                                  1. The Valiants of Virginia by Hallie Erminie Rives
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                                                  Review Why Go to College, by Clayton Sedgwick Cooper, p. 230 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Why Go to College by Clayton Sedgwick Cooper
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                                                  Review Egyptian Days, by Philip Sanford Marden, pp. 230-232 - 1 Review
                                                  1. Egyptian Days by Philip Sanford Marden
                                                19. Cover Designed by Charles Dana Gibson
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                                                March 1913 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                1. The Elegant de Fronsac by Leonard Merrick, pp. 25-34
                                                2. "Life on Broadway" by Helen Green Van Campen, pp. 35-40
                                                3. Woman's War by Elizabeth Robins, pp. 41-52
                                                4. The Paradise of Thieves by Gilbert K. Chesterton, pp. 53-62
                                                5. Plays of Real Life by Willa Sibert Cather, pp. 63-72
                                                6. The Little Booster by Wallace Irwin, pp. 73-84
                                                7. The Sixty-first Second by Owen Johnson, pp. 85-98
                                                8. The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol, pp. 99-112
                                                9. Wanda of the Mysteries by Samuel Merwin, pp. 113-124
                                                10. The Jewish Invasion of America by Burton J. Hendrick, pp. 125-165
                                                11. Health---Public and Private by Samuel Hopkins Adams, pp. 166-180
                                                12. The Conspirators by William J. Burns, pp. 181-205
                                                13. A New Department for Women by Inez Milholland, pp. 206-220
                                                14. The Montessori Movement in America by Ellen Yale Stevens, pp. 221-230
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                                                  Books by Gardner W. Wood, pp. 231-240 - 5 Reviews
                                                  1. The Financier by Theodore Dreiser
                                                  2. My Little Sister by Elizabeth Robins
                                                  3. The Flowing Road by Caspar Whitney
                                                  4. Sunshine Sketches of a Little Town by Stephen Leacock
                                                  5. The Unknown Quantity by Henry Van Dyke
                                                16. Cover Designed by Charles Dana Gibson
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                                                April 1913 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                1. Morgan's Partners by George Kibbe Turner, pp. 25-36
                                                2. Making L10,000 by Talbot Mundy, pp. 37-44
                                                3. The Little Booster by Wallace Irwin, pp. 45-56
                                                4. The Man in the Passage by Gilbert K. Chesterton, pp. 57-67
                                                5. Why Children Work by Helen Todd, pp. 68-80
                                                6. The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol, pp. 81-91
                                                7. The Autobiography of an American Jew by Abraham Cahan, pp. 92-106
                                                8. The Mollmeit by Cynthia Stockley, pp. 107-118
                                                9. The Sixty-first Second by Owen Johnson, pp. 119-160
                                                10. Aribaud's Two Wives by Leonard Merrick, pp. 161-184
                                                11. The New Department for Women by Inez Milholland, pp. 185-197
                                                12. The Reward of Enterprise by Ward Muir, pp. 198-208
                                                13. Health---Public and Private by Samuel Hopkins Adams, pp. 209-217
                                                14. The Crack of the Whip by John D. Swain, pp. 218-221
                                                15. The Montessori Department by Ellen Yale Stevens, pp. 222-232
                                                16. Cover Designed by Charles Dana Gibson
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                                                May 1913 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                1. "The Strange Woman" by George Kibbe Turner, pp. 25-33
                                                2. Behind the Screen by Samuel Merwin, pp. 34-45
                                                3. A School for Womanhood by Burton J. Hendrick, pp. 46-57
                                                4. The Little Booster by Wallace Irwin, pp. 58-67
                                                5. "Life on Broadway" by Helen Green Van Campen, pp. 68-72
                                                6. The Autobiography of an American Jew by Abraham Cahan, pp. 73-85
                                                7. The Sixty-first Second by Owen Johnson, pp. 86-98
                                                8. Bringing in the Almeria by Fremont Rider, pp. 99-108
                                                9. Laziness by H. Addington Bruce, pp. 109-118
                                                10. The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol, pp. 119-152
                                                11. The Customs Spy by William J. Burns, pp. 153-181
                                                12. The Montessori Movement by Ellen Yale Stevens, pp. 182-188
                                                13. Going Cheap by Patience Bevier Cole, pp. 189-197
                                                14. Health---Public and Private by Samuel Hopkins Adams, pp. 198-211
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                                                  Books of the Day by Gardner W. Wood, pp. 212-232 - 4 Reviews
                                                  1. The Last Frontier by E. Alexander Powell
                                                  2. The Royal Road by Alfred Ollivant
                                                  3. 'Twixt Land and Sea by Joseph Conrad
                                                  4. Andrew the Glad by Maria Thompson Daviess
                                                16. Cover Designed by Charles Dana Gibson
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                                                June 1913 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                1. The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart, pp. 33-49
                                                2. Fitting the Man to His Job by Burton J. Hendrick, pp. 50-60
                                                3. Peggy Sees Life by Maravene Kennedy Thompson, pp. 61-68
                                                4. The Little Booster by Wallace Irwin, pp. 69-77
                                                5. "Life on Broadway" by Helen Green Van Campen, pp. 78-80
                                                6. The Man-Hunters by George Kibbe Turner, pp. 81-92
                                                7. "Omitted from Publication" by Samuel Hopkins Adams, pp. 93-101
                                                8. The Customer's Shell by Edward Mott Woolley, pp. 102-109
                                                9. The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol, pp. 110-121
                                                10. A Millionaire's Romance by Leonard Merrick, pp. 122-130
                                                11. The Autobiography of an American Jew by Abraham Cahan, pp. 131-153
                                                12. "Goldilocks" by Francis Hill, pp. 154-167
                                                13. The Ways of the Left Hand by Edwin Tenney Brewster, pp. 168-183
                                                14. The Montessori Movement in America by Ellen Yale Stevens, pp. 184-195
                                                15. Izzie the Sabbath-Breaker by E.R. Lipsett, pp. 196-213
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                                                  Books of the Day by Gardner W. Wood, pp. 214-224 - 3 Reviews
                                                  1. The Happy Warrior by A.S.M. Hutchinson
                                                  2. The Gloved Hand by Burton Stevenson
                                                  3. The Crock of Gold by James Stephens
                                                17. Cover Designed by Charles Dana Gibson
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                                                July 1913 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                1. Prisoners of the Flood by Jennie Parsons, pp. 39-48
                                                2. The Woman in Marble by Leonard Merrick, pp. 49-56
                                                3. Selling Jewels to Multimillionaires by Arthur Howard, pp. 57-65
                                                4. Two on a Mountain by Edith Ronald Mirrielees, pp. 66-72
                                                5. The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart, pp. 73-84
                                                6. The Camel of Han by Samuel Merwin, pp. 85-98
                                                7. The Puzzle of the Under-World by George Kibbe Turner, pp. 99-112
                                                8. Three of Us by John Fleming Wilson, pp. 113-115
                                                9. The Autobiography of an American Jew by Abraham Cahan, pp. 116-128
                                                10. The Open Circle by Maravene Kennedy Thompson, pp. 129-135
                                                11. The Purple Wig by Gilbert K. Chesterton, pp. 136-151
                                                12. The Empty Saddle by Donal Hamilton Haines, pp. 152-169
                                                13. The Montessori Movement by Ellen Yale Stevens, pp. 170-176
                                                14. The Home-Coming of Clement Albricht by Octavia Roberts, pp. 177-198
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                                                  Books of the Day by Gardner W. Wood, pp. 199-208 - 3 Reviews
                                                  1. O Pioneers! by Willa Cather
                                                  2. Bobbie, General Manager by Olive Higgins Prouty
                                                  3. The Nest by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
                                                16. Cover Designed by Charles Dana Gibson
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                                                August 1913 Issue = 21 Articles
                                                1. After Thirty by Julian Street, pp. 41-53
                                                2. The Salamander by Owen Johnson, pp. 54-60
                                                3. Six McClure Heroines, pp. 61-68
                                                4. When "McClure's" Began by Jeannette L. Gilder, pp. 69-77
                                                5. The Industrious Chevalier by S. Squire Sprigge, pp. 78-86
                                                6. Forcibly Fed by E. Sylvia Pankhurst, pp. 87-93
                                                7. Behind the Windows by Ward Muir, pp. 94-96
                                                8. Selling Jewels to Multimillionaires by Arthur Howard, pp. 97-105
                                                9. Peggy Lends a Hand by Maravene Kennedy Thompson, pp. 106-112
                                                10. The New Adventures of Jenny Pearl by Compton Mackenzie, pp. 113-119
                                                11. The Head of Caesar by Gilbert K. Chesterton, pp. 120-128
                                                12. Ordered Out of Doors by Edward Mott Woolley, pp. 129-137
                                                13. The New Editor of "Harper's Weekly", pp. 138-139
                                                14. William of East Orange by Samuel Merwin, pp. 140-150
                                                15. Plumbing the Minds of Apes by M.E. Haggerty, pp. 151-154
                                                16. The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart, pp. 155-184
                                                17. Man's Commerce in Women, pp. 185-189
                                                18. The Woes of Two Workers by Helen Green Van Campen, pp. 190-200
                                                19. The Montessori Department by Ellen Yale Stevens, pp. 201-203
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                                                  Books of the Day by Gardner W. Wood, pp. 204-208 - 3 Reviews
                                                  1. The Combined Maze by May Sinclair
                                                  2. Salve by George Moore
                                                  3. War by John Luther Long
                                                21. Cover Design by Charles Dana Gibson
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                                                September 1913 Issue = 16 Articles
                                                1. The Wonderful Russian Ballet by Ellen Terry, pp. 33-44
                                                2. The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart, pp. 45-60
                                                3. Children of the Steel Kings by Burton J. Hendrick, pp. 61-69
                                                4. The Immodest Antique by S. Squire Sprigge, pp. 70-78
                                                5. The House That Peggy Built by Maravene Kennedy Thompson, pp. 79-87
                                                6. The Woman Who Went Away by Julian Street, pp. 88-97
                                                7. The Most Up-to-Date Business---War by Frederick Palmer, pp. 98-109
                                                8. The Man Who Prints the Magazines, pp. 110-112
                                                9. Chinese for Trouble by Samuel Merwin, pp. 113-124
                                                10. What Every Grocer Knows, pp. 125-129
                                                11. How Your Writing Shows Your Character by William Leslie French, pp. 130-136
                                                12. The Salamander by Owen Johnson, pp. 137-177
                                                13. Sweets to the Sweet by Harris Merton Lyon, pp. 178-197
                                                14. The Woes of Two Workers by Helen Van Campen, pp. 198-206
                                                15. [+]
                                                  Books of the Day by Gardner W. Wood, pp. 207-208 - 4 Reviews
                                                  1. The Heart of the Hills by John Fox, Jr.
                                                  2. Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
                                                  3. Zone Policeman 88 by Harry A. Franck
                                                  4. One Wonderful Night by Louis Tracy
                                                16. Cover Designed by Charles Dana Gibson
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                                                October 1913 Issue = 15 Articles
                                                1. My Autobiography by S.S. McClure, pp. 33-45
                                                2. The Salamander by Owen Johnson, pp. 46-60
                                                3. The Booster's Honeymoon by Wallace Irwin, pp. 61-69
                                                4. Some Gentlemen in Clothespins by Edward Mott Woolley, pp. 70-75
                                                5. Memories of a Doctor, pp. 76-84
                                                6. Training for the Ballet by Willa Sibert Cather, pp. 85-95
                                                7. The Au Dela of Mr. Bazak by Samuel Merwin, pp. 96-106
                                                8. The Strange Career of Miss Gordon by Edith Macvane, pp. 107-119
                                                9. Three-cent Lunches for School Children by Paul Kennaday and Burton J. Hendrick, pp. 120-128
                                                10. The Decadence of Sir Dinadan by S. Squire Sprigge, pp. 129-137
                                                11. The After House by Mary Roberts Rinehart, pp. 138-188
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                                                  Books of the Day by Gardner W. Wood, pp. 189-195 - 8 Reviews
                                                  1. Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett
                                                  2. Stella Maris by William J. Locke
                                                  3. The Lady and Pirate by E. Sylvia Pankhurst
                                                  4. The Abysmal Brute by Jack London
                                                  5. The Old Adam by Arnold Bennett
                                                  6. V. V.'s Eyes by Henry Sydnor Harrison
                                                  7. Sylvia by Upton Sinclair
                                                  8. Martha By-the-Day by Julie M. Lippmann
                                                13. Twenty Below by M. Gauss, pp. 196-209
                                                14. Your Money and How to Make It Earn by Albert W. Atwood, pp. 210-215
                                                15. The Woes of Two Workers by Helen Van Campen, pp. 216-230