Akbaba Magazines (Turkish Periodical): Winston Churchill

Posted on Feb 6, 2018

Here we have five issues of the Turkish magazine Akbaba all featuring caricatures of Winston Churchill on the front covers. Several copies include caricatures of Roosevelt too.

Akbaba was a satirical, humorous magazine published in Turkey from 1922-1977. Founders, Yusef Ziya Ortac and Orhan Seyfi Orbon published this magazine twice a week beginning 7 December 1922. By 1944 it was only published once a week.

$250.

Akbaba Turkish Periodical featuring Winston Churchill on its front cover cover

Akbaba Turkish Periodical featuring Winston Churchill on its front cover cover

 

Akbaba Turkish Periodical featuring Winston Churchill on its cover with Roosevelt

Akbaba Turkish Periodical featuring Winston Churchill on its cover with Roosevelt

 

Akbaba Turkish Periodical featuring Winston Churchill on its cover with Roosevelt

Akbaba Turkish Periodical featuring Winston Churchill on its cover with Roosevelt

 

Caricatures of Winston Churchill & President Roosevelt on the front cover of the satirical Turkish magazine, Akbaba

Caricatures of Winston Churchill & President Roosevelt on the front cover of the satirical Turkish magazine, Akbaba

 

Front page of the Turkish Periodical Akbaba featuring caricatures of Winston Churchill & President Roosevelt

Front page of the Turkish Periodical Akbaba featuring caricatures of Winston Churchill & President Roosevelt working together