= Subscribers only. Sign in here. Subscribe here.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

1919 / April | View All Issues |

April 1919

Business and financial

1-4, 6, 8, 10 PDF

Business and financial·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.


Business and financial

1-4, 6, 8, 10 PDF

Review and analysis of unusual conditions·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

Frontispiece, 591-596 PDF

Gray socks·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

597 PDF

Our land·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

613-615 PDF

Voices of the universe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

615 PDF

America’s burdens·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

616-633 PDF

Willum’s vanilla·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

634-640 PDF

An old Venetian friend·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

640 PDF

March·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

641-654 PDF

Annapolis and Annapolitans·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

654 PDF

Compensation·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

655-656, f656, 657-666 PDF

Goodfellow·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

666 PDF

The call·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

667-677 PDF

On the beliefs and convictions of guinea-pigs·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

678-689 PDF

The blue star·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

689 PDF

Joyous gard·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

690-695 PDF

Each after its kind·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

695 PDF

The garland of memories·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Fiction

696-698, f698, 699-702, f702, 703-704 PDF

The magnificent Suarez·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

704 PDF

A robin in Wall Street·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Article

705-713 PDF

The chemists of the future·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Poetry

713 PDF

The débutante·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

714-716 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s easy chair

714-716 PDF

Editor’s easy chair·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

717 PDF

Extract from florist’s catalogue·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

717-720 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

718 PDF

A wise salesman·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

718 PDF

Saved·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

718 PDF

The husband’s offense·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

718 PDF

Remembering all·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

718 PDF

Waited to find out·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

718 PDF

Handicapped·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

719 PDF

Editor’s drawer·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

719 PDF

With running water·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

719 PDF

The song of the bells·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

719 PDF

Orders is orders·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

720 PDF

A toss up·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

720 PDF

The splash·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

720 PDF

Too much of a success·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

720 PDF

At the wrong end·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

720 PDF

A useful vegetable·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Editor’s drawer

720 PDF

About now·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Get access to 164 years of
Harper’s for only $45.99

United States Canada

THE CURRENT ISSUE

May 2015

Black Hat, White Hat

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Beyond the Broken Window

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

In Search of a Stolen Fiddle

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Displaced in the D.R.

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

The Quietest Place in the Universe

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

view Table Content

FEATURED ON HARPERS.ORG

Article
Displaced in the D.R.·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“How is it possible that my birth certificate is invalid if I was born here?”
Photograph by Pierre Michel Jean
Article
The Quietest Place in the Universe·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“Gaitskell and his colleagues are approaching the revelation of a new order, a new universe, in which even light will be known differently, and darkness as well.”
Painting by Sebastiaan Bremer
Article
The Test of Time·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“One by one his books dismantle the idea that art consoles, that art contains truths, that art expresses the soul. He insists on the artificiality and createdness of his narratives.”
Article
Saving the Whale, Again·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

“While the other Wall Street behemoths are currently tapering their derivatives trading, Citi has been expanding its own.”
Illustration by Ross MacDonald
[Browsings]
On Broadway·

= Subscribers only.
Sign in here.
Subscribe here.

Photograph by the author

Chance that an American would give up at least one week of life to avoid taking a pill every day:

1 in 3

Iowa urologists reported that only a minor portion of locker-room teasing arises from “the presence of excess foreskin”; most teasing targets small penises.

A pair of Russian film directors asked President Vladimir Putin to invest $18 million in a new restaurant chain intended to drive McDonald’s out of the Russian market. “Every project these days,” a Russian television personality said of the proposal, “must be smothered in patriotic sauce.”

Subscribe to the Weekly Review newsletter. Don’t worry, we won’t sell your email address!

HARPER’S FINEST

Subways Are for Sleeping

By

“Shelby is waiting for something. He himself does not know what it is. When it comes he will either go back into the world from which he came, or sink out of sight in the morass of alcoholism or despair that has engulfed other vagrants.”

Subscribe Today