New York: National Urban League, 1948. First Edition. Slim quarto (27.5cm); original pictorial wrappers; stapled; ,2-32pp; illus. Light wear and handling to wrappers, two faint vertical bends; Very Good or better.
Elusive issue of this sociological and literary journal produced by the National Urban League. Published between 1923-1949, Opportunity was significant for fostering many of the literary and artistic voices of the Harlem Renaissance period, as well as printing academic articles on the various social problems facing African Americans. Contents include contributions by Elizabeth Bates Cowles, Louis B. Seltzer, Edgar W. Ray, Art Smith, Mildred Staples, John Garfield, Canada Lee, Ralph William Hyde, Dennis Murphy, Hy Zaret, Philip Butcher, and Shelton Hale Bishop. DANKY 4635.