1929 SCOTTISH TERRIER CLUB Dog BREEDER SCOTTIE Kirmse

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  • Sold Date: May 17, 2007
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~ Vintage 1929 SCOTTISH TERRIER CLUB Dog BREEDER SCOTTIE ~

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For your consideration is an original vintage yearbook put out by the Scottish Terrier Club of America for their members. Although undated, this refers to recent events in the Scottie show and breeding world of the late 20s, the most recent event being the upcoming Feb. 1930 Westminster dog show. This softcover 45-page publication contains all that you'd expect that would be of interest to the serious pure bred Scottish Terrier breeders and fanciers of the day, including illustrated advertisements for kennels and dogs at stud. At time of writing the secretary-treasurer of the organization was William MacBain of 40 Wall St., NYC. I read on line that he was an important early 20th century judge and breeder, his kennel being Diehard Kennels in Closter, New Jersey.
CONTENTS in ORDER of APPEARANCE:
* Cover illustration by dog artist and Scottie breeder Marguerite Kirmse.
* Rules and By-Laws, with election of officers at the annual meeting in New York City during the winter show of the Westminster Kennel Club.
* Scottish Terrier Club Standard accepted Feb. 12, 1925 with silhouette illustration.
* A Brief History of the Scottish Terrier, w/photo of Champion Bonaccord Nora "one of the best 20-25 years ago." This mentions other names that t
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