Life Magazine, August 19, 1940 - Parachuter

Life Magazine, August 19, 1940 - Parachuter

Life Magazine, August 5, 1940 - Woman on sailboat

Life Magazine, August 5, 1940 - Woman on sailboat

Life Magazine, August 12, 1940 - Vice-President Nominee McNary

Original Life Magazine from August 12, 1940 - Vice-President Nominee McNary
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Excellent Condition (2 Available)
$27.95
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 (3 Available)
$22.95
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
Cute and charming full page ad for Goodrich Seal-o-matic inner tubes, featuring baby in top hat and rubber diaper pants. Brief mention of Renee Bebert, the actual first girl lifeguard in the country. Nazis raid English channel convoy, chilling series of photos showing bombing of a destroyer. Westminster Abbey's sacristan learns to present arms. Japanese bomb Chungking as Chinese war goes on. Jehovah's witnesses hold national convention. Knox pushes program for training pilots, mass training program at the Naval air station at Pensacola, Florida. Another trademark super full page color International trucks ad with smaller yellow delivery truck and handsome red semi-=truck. Gay Berlin eats bigger meals as deserted Paris slowly comes back to Life. Deep-sea cruise trains reserve officers for Navy. Close-up : Charles McNary. Photo essay - Wendell Willkie in color, and his home town of Elwood, Indiana. Summer girdles. Truck technique helps book piano sales. Fire diver is hit at Aquatennial. Fast camera makes sneeze visible. Coney Island's record crowd, photos of a ridiculously crowded beach, who would WANT to go there? Life goes to a splash party on Beverly Hills estate of Sam Berch, this looks like one big water fight, with Ann Rutherford, Alexander D'Arcy, Arleen Whelan, John Hubbard. Super two page color ad for Texaco with child and toy car in yellow. Nickle baby, Paul Dunn Hinton, his parents saved a nickle a day for 1,570 days to finance his arrival. Great full page color Camel cigarettes ad with Joe Di Maggio and Bucky Walters and George Case, baseball.