It seems like Tatler has always been around the house and I still subscribe today. I wish that my parents had kept all their old issues.
So why do I love this magazine? First and foremost it is sarcastic and hysterical.
Check out the June 2012 issue page 138. "The Adventures of Superma'am" - otherwise a nice tribute to the Queen.
|Oh, look a dog!|
Then in April, the Tatler list with several admired people.
I am a huge Mitford fan. Have read all their books and biographies. The Duchess has very kindly responded to my letters. Her letters are amongst my greatest treasures.
|The Duchess of Devonshire|
|Actor and writer|
|Carey Mulligan - |
Liked her in "The Seagull"
before she was
Then, a third treasure is the very first issue of Life with the Margaret Bourke White photograph on the cover. I have this issue framed in my office.
|The first issue|
My source for old magazines and research? Periodyssey in a nearby town. They are mostly mail order but they have very kindly let me browse when I have visited.