Cosmopolitan Magazine Publishes Raymond Chandler


Hearst’s International, Combined with Cosmopolitan Magazine – April 1949 Includes “The Little Sister” by Raymond Chandler First appearance of Raymond Chandler’s, “The Little Sister”; Precedes the first hardcover publication in England in June, 1949 and in the U.S. in September, 1949; complete original (Cosmo) magazine; beautiful Al Parker cover of a woman smelling flowers; “Raymond […]

Ernest Hemingway Meets the Cosmo Girl


The first true printing of Ernest Hemingway’s, “The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber” was published in this “Hearst’s International, Combined with Cosmopolitan” Magazine – September 1936 “The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber”is a famous novelette by Ernest Hemingway, about wealthy people on big game hunting expeditions. This is the true first printing prior […]