Story: Magazines and periodicals

The Mirror

The Mirror

The Mirror was a monthly magazine aimed at conservative middle-class women. Its content favoured royal tours, society weddings and romance and other genre fiction, an element that this 1944 cover attests to. 

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Reference: Mirror, May 1944 (S-L-1268-Cover)

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Ben Schrader, 'Magazines and periodicals - Popular magazines, 1920 to 1939', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 June 2024)

Story by Ben Schrader, published 22 Oct 2014, updated 1 Apr 2020