"Gazetted for Matrimony"

Title"Gazetted for Matrimony"
Year for Search1925
Authors[Armour], [Robert Coutts](1874-1958?)
Tertiary AuthorsCoutts Brisbane [pseud.]
Secondary TitleYellow Magazine (London)
Volume / Edition17.108
Pagination255-65
Date PublishedOctober 30, 1925
KeywordsAustralian author, Male author
Annotation

Humor. Eugenics–between 2000 and 2150 marriage was prohibited to the unfit and required of the fit. A man required to marry is unhappy with the choices available and runs away, where he meets a woman who had also run away after rejecting her choices. The illustrations depict a far from fit man and an attractive woman, but the illustrations do not fit the story.

Pseudonym

Coutts Brisbane [pseud.]

Author Note

The author (1874-1958?) was born in Australia

Full Text

1925 [Armour, Robert Coutts] (1874-1958?). “Gazetted for Matrimony.” By Coutts Brisbane [pseud.]. Yellow Magazine (London) 17.108  (October 30, 1925): 255-65.

Humor on eugenics. Between 2000 and 2150 marriage was prohibited to the unfit and required of the fit. A man required to marry is unhappy with the choices available and runs away, where he meets a woman who had also run away after rejecting her choices. The illustrations depict a far from fit man and an attractive woman, but the illustrations do not fit the story. Australian author.