FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Allie Curry
Indianapolis (October 3, 2013) — Scrooges, beware: the ghost of iconic Saturday Evening Post illustrations past is making the rounds this holiday season. The Saturday Evening Post is publishing a special holiday issue courtesy of Norman Rockwell and friends.
The limited-edition special interest publication is filled with more than 150 gorgeous full-color covers and vintage advertising.
“The times may have changed, but the humor, sentiments, and experiences we see in these illustrations are timeless,” said Steven Slon, Editorial Director, The Saturday Evening Post. “This special issue will make a wonderful gift for readers who are nostalgic for these covers as well as a new generation of readers who are fans of the Post.”
The special interest publication comes with an additional gift for readers looking to deck the halls too: included with the issue is beautiful 8” x 10” Rockwell print that is ideal for framing.
To order the special issue and print, readers should shop the Post or call 1-800-558-2376.
About The Saturday Evening Post
For nearly 300 years, The Saturday Evening Post has chronicled American history in the making—reflecting the distinctive characteristics and values that define the American way. Today’s Post continues the grand tradition of providing art, entertainment, and information in a stimulating mix of idea-driven features, cutting-edge health and medical trends—plus fiction, humor, and laugh-out-loud cartoons. A key feature is the Post Perspective, which brings historical context to current issues and hot topics such as health care, religious freedom, education, and more.
Tracing its roots to Benjamin Franklin, The Saturday Evening Post mirrors cherished American ideals and values, most memorably illustrated by its iconic cover artist Norman Rockwell. The Post is also known for publishing such literary greats as Ray Bradbury, Agatha Christie, William Faulkner, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Edgar Allan Poe, and Kurt Vonnegut, and continues to seek out and discover emerging writers of the 21st century.
Headquartered in Indianapolis, the Post is a publication of the nonprofit Saturday Evening Post Society, which also publishes the award-winning youth magazines Turtle, Humpty Dumpty, and Jack and Jill.
“As the nation changed, the Post changed, but it looks to its past as a fertile ground for its future.” — Starkey Flythe, Jr, Former Post Executive Editor