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Past editions of The Society of 18th-Century Gentlemen’s Magazine (click on links for sample articles):

Volume 1
(2002)
Volume 2
(2003)
Volume 3
(2004)
Volume 4
(2005)
Volume 5
(2006)
Volume 6
(2007)
Volume 7
(2008)
NUMBER 1

The Gentleman’s Magazine

A Receipt

Song: A Catch for Three Voices

A Rod for Angling

Dr. Johnson’s Journey to the Western Islands of Scotland (part 1)

Mr. Franklin’s Kite

A Review of Books

Poetial Essays; The Kite, a Fable, the Flea

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

NUMBER 1

Faux or no?

A Field Primer

Angling; The Red Hackle Fly

Song: The Girl I Left Behind Me

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 5)

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

NUMBER 1

Skittles

Latin

All-American Favorite

Personality: William Hogarth

Song: McPherson’s Farewell

Jests and Amusements

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 9)

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

NUMBER 1

An Ancient Drink

The Humble Handkerchief

The Trail of History

What's a Gentleman?

Personality: Joseph Banks

"Oldest Pot Plant"

Song:
Garryowen

Letters from an American Farmer Part I

Bees

Jests & Amusmens

NUMBER 1

The City Tavern, Phila.

Trade Knives

Table of the Duration of Life

"A Sacred Privilege”

18th-c Punctuation

A Hearty Soup

Song:
New Mass. Liberty Song

Letters from an American Farmer, Letter III, part III

A Miniature Loom

Hunting Dress

NUMBER 1

Invasive species

Check, mate!

Fowling with a flintlock

An Angling Tale

Foundlings and Finchley

Song:
Henry Martin

Collecting

18th-c movies

Letters from an American Farmer, Letter VII

Excerpts from the Newgate Calendar

NUMBER 1

Crime & Punishment

The Watchman's Rattle

Cowboys and Indians

The Grand Tour

On Swearing

Beef Cheese

The Trial of Capt. Preston

Song:
The World Turned Upside Down

Grand Tour of the 18th-c Gentleman

Vol. I, No. 2

Elous’s Harp

Fowling

The Pheasant

Song: Packington’s Pound

A Pleasant Diversion (wines)

A Receipt (Fish House Punch)

Account of a Female Soldier

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 2)

Review of Books

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. II, N0. 2

Muggins

Covered Buttons

Ketchup

Jests and Amusements

Personaliy: William Caslon

Song: The Broom of Cowdenknowes

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 6)

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. III, No. 2

Musings on the Pen

Colonial Culinary Comments

The Masons

Quinze

Personality: John Gay

Song: Old Hundredth

Jests and Amusements

Comments & Queries

The Humble Egg

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 10)

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. IV, No. 2

Oysters

A Colonial Wedding

Song:
Johnny Cope

Letters from an American Farmer Part II

Jests and Amusements

Vol. V, No. 2

A Hunting Party

Intelligent Design

Colonial Vernacular in the 21st c

Beer in the 18th c

Song:
An Excellent New Song
(set to Broom of Cowdenknowes)

Letters from an American Farmer, Letter IV, part I

Rolled Beef

Uisge Beatha (Whiskey)

Gent's canes

Vol. VI, No. 2

The Hunting Horn

Tally Ho!
(hunting)

Gaming at Dice

Sea Officers

Mystery of the Orange Peels

Song: Old King Cole

Letters from an American Farmer, Letter VIII

Turlington's Balsam of Life

Weights and Measures

The George Inn

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. VII, No. 2

Newgate Prison

Cheese Macaroni

Character of a Macaroni

Story of the
Tee-totum

A Teetotum

A Flint Wallet

Song:
The Barley Mow

The Deer Hunt

A Kitchen Garden

Gentleman's Hunting Dress

Tobacco Stoppers

Personality; Queen Anne

Tom-A-toes, Tom-AH-toes

Jests

Vol. I, No. 3

Chocolate

“The Turk” Automaton

Song: A Wiltshire Wedding

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 3)

Angling, a Hair line

Review of Books

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. II, No. 3

Shut the Box

Waistcoats

Jests and Amusements

Travels in the Western Country

Personality: Mark Catesby

Song: Bonny Portmore

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 7)

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. III, No 3

Thimble Rig

A Useful Device

A Winter Outing

Rolling Cartridges

The Pasty

Personaliy: R. B. Sheridan

Song: Here’s to the Maiden

Boar’s Head Hunt Club

Jests and Amusements

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 8)

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. IV, No 3

The Kew Pagoda

Cricket

The Barbadoes Buckle

18th-cneutry Coffee Houses

Song:
The Willow Tree

Letters from an American Farmer Part III

Jests and Amusements

Vol. V, No 3

Why wine?

Gentleman's Hunting Dress

Boot Garters

Baraboo Valley Windsors

A Jest

Mercer's Apothecary Shop

Song:
The Downfall of Piracy

Letters from an American Farmer, Letter IV, part II

Sally Lunn's Buns

Cheese

Vol. VI, No. 3

A Roman Pocket Knife

Holiday to Alba

Peckuwe

Song:
Johnny Sands

Costume Notes

Letters from an American Farmer, Letter VIII

Jests

Bangers and Mash

Historical Chronicle

A Snuff Spoon

Vol. VII, No. 3

Annapolis, maryland

A Tongue Scraper

The Royal Arms Explained

An Angling Float

Attaching a Hook

The Bird Bottle

The Gathering of 18th-Century Gentlemen

Song:
Fie, Nay Prithee John

Jests

18th-century Breakfast Foods

E Pluribus Unum

Past Presidents

Backgammon

Top 25 Heritage Sites

Vol. I, No 4

The Code Duello

Gentlemanly Gifts

Fencing

Making a foil

British foods

A Song: Tobacco’s but an Indian Weed

The Game of Brag

Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 4)

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. II, No 4

The Violin

Canine Companions

A Useful and Necessary Skill

Jests and Amusements

Personality: Thomas D’Urfey

Song: The Irish Jigg
Dr. Johnson’s Journey... (part 8)

Things That Hum

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. III, No 4

Comments & Queries

Polishing Metal

A Dice Box

Personality: Hector St

John de Crevecoeur

Roasted Cheese

Jests and Amusements

Song: Consent at Last

Book Exerpt: Letters From and American Farmer (Part 1)

Mugs, Jugs, Pots & Cans

Excerpts from the original Gentleman’s Magazine

Vol. IV,
No 4

Theatre Technology in Colonial America

The Halloween Tradition

The History of Clay Pipes

Two Colonial Taverns

Song:
All Through the Night

Letters from an American Farmer

The Largest White-Billed Woodpecker

Historical Chronicle

Vol. V, No 4

Benjamin Franklin's House

Under the Redcoat

The Knight's Tour

Yankee Doodle Yuletide

Plum Pottage

Song:
Nancy Dawson

Tyburn Tree

Letters from an American Farmer
(two installments)

Jests

Newgate Calendar

Vol. VI, No. 4

To Beat of Drum

A Ragoo of Mushrooms

Gaming Fish

The Gallipot

Living the Life of a Gentleman

Spectacles

Song:
O'Sullivan's
March

18th c
Bow Ties

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