The Argus: Special Carnival Edition, July 2-3-4, 1896
Place Published: Salt Lake City, UT
Publisher: James B. Bloor
Date Published: 1896
Book Id: 47840
44pp. Folio [37 pp] in stapled wraps. Chipping and wear to darkened, lightly soiled wraps; pages dog-eared, moderate toning.
"Midsummer Carnival Edition, Issued in Honor of the First Grand National Celebration of the State of Utah, July 2-3-4, 1896." In a salute to Utah's brand-new statehood, the cover art depicts a buxom lady draped triumphantly in the U. S. flag, with stylized fireworks in the sky and the lights of downtown Salt Lake City in the background.