Life Magazine, August 9, 1937 - Black Man on Watermelon Cart
Original Life Magazine from August 9, 1937 - Black Man on Watermelon Cart, african american, negro
|Excellent Condition (9 Available)||
These issues are extremely nice. These are in amazing condition and are great for framing or giving as a cherished gift. Some may have very minor defects and address labels.
|Good Condition (5 Available)||
These issues are in pretty good shape. These are great for those who want a complete, original, average condition issue to read and enjoy. They may have some light to moderate flaws like small tears, spots, library stamps etc. but would make a great piece of history for the budget minded to mark any occasion.
Some of the contents in this issue
National Guard Motorized maneuvers, many great photos . Life of Emile Zola. Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket. Watermelons, including Roy E. Parrish of Adel, Georgia. Pony vs. Plane. Archery, including photos of Russ Hoogerhyde, Bruce Robertson, Gladys Hammer, and Mary Nagler. Spun glass : Fiberglass insulation being made by Corning Glass Works. Full page Studebaker ad with Kate Smith, radio headliner. Full page Fisk tire ad with man doing one-arm hand stand on skyscraper edge. Feature on Eleanor Holm, swimmer, with many photos. Senate majority leader Alben W. Barkley on the parallel bars. St. Mary's College is auctioned off for $411,150. "City of Baltimore" steamer burns in Chesapeake Bay. Photo of Daniel Berg robbing the cash register in Milwaukee - photo set by shop owner Irving Straubinger. Unusual sideways full page color Coca-cola ad. 36th International Convention of Christian Endeavor in Grand Rapids, Michigan - includes photos of Mrs. Harriet Clarke of Newton, Massachusetts and others. Lovely two page Oldsmobile ad with family. Paris Exposition of 1937, includes photo of Shirley Joy Ellis of Seattle Sexy half page Linit soap ad. Private Lives : small photo and interesting caption of Erika Mann, Barbara Stanwyck, Patricia Benefield - tobacco user at six months of age, Hazel Whitman, and others. A party with Cecil Beaton.
COVER: WATERMELON HARVEST
SEN. ALBEN BARKLEY 17
NATIONAL GUARD TRAINING MANEUVERS, FT. BRAGG
MOVIE: 'LIFE OF EMILE lOLA'
MARTHA'S VINEYARD & NANTUCKET, MASS.
ARCHERY: NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
THE PARIS EXPO
PHOTOGRAPHER CECIL BEATON GIVES A PARTY