MAGAZINE DEBUTED ON THIS DATE IN 1922

FruitGardenAndHome july 1922-07
First issue

The Meredith Corporation is a media conglomerate based in Des Moines,
Iowa. Edwin Thomas Meredith (below) founded the company in 1902 when
he began publishing Successful Farming magazine. On July 3, 1922, the
company began publishing Fruit, Garden and Home magazine, a home and
family service publication. Two years later, this magazine was retitled Better
Homes and Gardens.
In 1930, they published the first edition of the Better
Homes and Gardens Cook Book. 

edwin thomas meredith

Publisher Edwin Thomas Meredith was appointed as United States
Secretary of Agriculture during the Woodrow Wilson administration,
serving from 1920 to 1921.

Better Homes and Gardens Cook Book 1946
1946

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,DEBUT,HISTORY,MAGAZINES and have Comment (1)

One Response to “MAGAZINE DEBUTED ON THIS DATE IN 1922”

  1. Margee Johnson says:

    Do you have the July or August 1922 Fruit, Garden & Home Magazines for sale.
    Sincerely,
    Margee Johnson

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