Old antique victorian print 1907 JOHANNESBURG MINERS AFRICA BALFOUR NORTON BANBURY
A full page and reverse from the GRAPHIC, an illustrated weekly newspaper dated 1907, the scan size is approximately 15.5 x 11 inches (395x280). All are genuine...... more
A full page and reverse from the GRAPHIC, an illustrated weekly newspaper dated 1907, the scan size is approximately 15.5 x 11 inches (395x280). All are genuine antique prints and not modern copies the Graphic is an illustrated newspaper and is a fine example of a historic social record of British and world events up to the present day. The Graphic is known for its coverage of the following subjects the wars, ships, boats, guns, sailing, portraits, fine art, old and antique prints, wood cut, wood engravings, early photographs, Victorian life, Victorian culture, kings, queens, royalty, travels, adventures, natural history, birds, fish, mammals, fishing, hunting, shooting, fox hunting, sports including tennis, cricket, football, horse racing, politics and many more items of interest.
Advantages: Vibrant, plenty to do, fantastic people Disadvantages: crime
...I had the opportunity of visiting Johannesburg in a very different light in January of this year, as a tourist. For you see I was born and raised there, but my boyfriend is very much English and had never been to Africa. When you are born somewhere you tend to disregard alot of the tourist stuff (much what my boyfriend does in London) which I can now see I missed out.
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Review of Johannesburg
Advantages: Lots of up to date news and gossip Disadvantages: A lot of advertising
...Like them or loath the tabloid press are now part of the British culture and they here to stay.
According to my dictionary a tabloid is a newspaper with pages about half the size of a standard (broadsheet) newspaper, especially one that has relatively short and condensed articles and a large proportion of pictorial matter. However in more recent years the word tabloid has become synonymous...
Advantages: good prices, huge variety of animals Disadvantages: possibly too big for one day!
...The Johannesburg zoo is kind of a cultural part of everyone?s lives in Johannesburg ? if you haven?t been there, you haven?t lived!
My first visit was when I was 7 years old. I was in grade 1 of primary school and it was our first school trip. My most recent trip was in 2007... My husband and I had moved back to South Africa for 11 months, and while we were there his parents visited South...