100 Years Ago Today

A History Of Events And Happenings From Exactly One Hundred Years Ago

Issued October 12, 1912

October 12, 1912
“The Harvest”


October 12, 1912
cover art by Frank Xavier Leyendecker

Frank Xavier Leyendecker was born in Germany in January 1876. He studied for a time at the Académie Julian in France. He was known for his stained glass work as well as his illustrations for posters, magazines and advertisements. He worked with his brother J C Leyendecker who was an important illustrator who also did many covers for SATURDAY EVENING POST.

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