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The Rag Rag - University of Manchester Annual Rag Magazine 1928

The Rag Rag

Front cover of University of Manchester annual Rag magazine 1928, illustrated by Karl Hagedorn (1889-1969) and printed by
C. Nicholls & Co Ltd. 184 x 241mm (7¼ x 9½in).

The Students' Union debuted The Rag Rag in 1924. It was timed to coincide with Rag week with the sales proceeds donated to charity. Featuring a blend of jokes, cartoons, and stories it was known for vibrant covers sporting an illustration often featuring the University's snake and sun emblem.



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