Life Magazine, August 9, 1948 - Marlene Dietrich

Life Magazine, August 9, 1948 - Marlene Dietrich

Life Magazine, July 26, 1948 - Two girls learning Ballet

Life Magazine, July 26, 1948 - Two girls learning Ballet

Life Magazine, August 2, 1948 - Sprinter Mel Patton

Original Life Magazine from August 2, 1948 - Sprinter Mel Patton
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Some of the contents in this issue
Nice full page movie poster ad for “The Velvet Touch” with Rosalind Russell. Illustrations from first Japanese history of America, 1853. Super full page color Cannon Percale Sheets ad with woman in swimming suit and seahorse. Editorial - Western Union. Another humorous full page Sanforized fabrics ad with art by Gregori, man with hoe. Some interesting illustrations from early Japanese versions of America, i.e. Japanese take on America. Pilgrims from Latvia cross the Atlantic in ketch “Gundel” from Sweden, includes photo of Amanda Lamberts and sons. Movies lose their great pioneer, D.W. Griffith. Report on Kinsey, author of books “Sexual behavior in the human male” and … female. The Reds counterattack in Malaya, the two LIFE photographers had quite an ordeal! Photo essay - the Andes, includes photo of Chilean ski resort of Portillo. Photo essay - Child's World, television show. Ballet inspired by Lizzie Borden. Nice full page color Maxwell House Coffee ad with wilderness canoeing theme, art by Ogden Pleissner. Convicts see a movie of their own escape, “Canon City” and Colorado State Penitentiary. Life goes to a company outing, Hartford Insurance Companies in San Francisco, includes photos of John Emerson, Beverly Wood, Charles Kelly, R.H. Butler and others. Full page color United States Brewers Foundation beer ad with excellent art by Austin Briggs. Sweetest full page color Pacific sheets ad with art by Gannam, love letters. Off to London for 14th Olympics, includes photos of Bob Mathias, Ann Curtis, Patsy Elsener, Zoe Ann Olsen, Vicki Manolo Draves, Jimmy McLane, Lennart Strand, Herb McKenley and others, swimmers, runners. Full page Royal Crown cola ad with baseball theme, photo and cartoons, William Bendix in the Babe Ruth story. Full page color Camel cigarettes ad with cartoon art of steeple-jack George Joyce.
Speaking of pictures
6
United States (History, Textbooks)
Incident in Malaya
13
LAU YEW., William Edgar Stafford; 1914-1993, Communism (Malaya)
Western union
18
Western Europe (Politics and government)
Portrait
19
Alben William Barkley (American vice-president.); 1877-1956, Vito Marcantonio (American congressman.); 1902-1954
Third party
20
Henry Agard Wallace; 1888-1965, Progressive Party (1912) conventions
On to London
41
Olympic athletes, Olympic Games, 1948 (London, England)
Andes
46
Andes
Lizzie Borden inspires a new ballet
60
Lizzie Borden; 1860-1927, Ballet, Trials (Murder)
Social order of hens
67
Poultry
Convicts see a movie of their own escape
72
Motion pictures (Crime films), Prisoners
Reporters get their dander up at Progressive party convention
20
Journalism
Pershing's funeral
22
John Joseph Pershing; 1860-1948
Pilgrims from Latvia
24
Refugees
Movies lose their great pioneer
31
David Wark Griffith; 1875-1948, Motion picture production and direction
Indian prince marries a maharaja's daughter
34
sahiba of Jaipur BAIJI Raj Shri Prem Kumariji, prince of Baria YUVERAJ Jaideep Singhji, Weddings
Mademoiselle Hortense Valpin con
77
Edgar Degas; 1834-1917, Hortense VALPIN CON
Child's world
79
Radio broadcasting (Documentary programs)
Report on Kinsey
86
Alfred Charles Kinsey; 1894-1956, Francis Sill WICKWARE
Life goes to a company outing of California office employes
100
Picnics