Life Magazine, August 19, 1940 - Parachuter
Original Life Magazine from August 19, 1940 - Parachuter
|Excellent Condition Out of stock|
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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 (1 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
Interesting full page Goodrich tires ad with Jimmie Lynch's Death Dodgers, stunt drivers. Photo series of aerial skywriters, including the planes. Two American towns get ready to fight for the USA: Hamilton, Ohio and Lexington, Massachusetts. Photos of the sinking of the Lancastria. Ping girl gets conked, poor Carole Landis practices breaking a vase over her, but accidentally has chosen a real pottery vase. Anti-conscriptionists slow up National Defense progress. Excellent full page color Coca-Cola ad with woman fishing from pier. English child "shoots" Churchill - Schoolboy Defense Corps. Britain's night fliers raid Germany. Survivor's pictures show sinking of former American ship by Nazis. Photo essay - River Rouge, Ford plant is cross-section of rearming America, shows how complete car can be built in 28 hours, path from ore to auto. Great Drapo (Alphonse Berge) designs dress in 20 seconds from single piece of fabric. Osteopathy's cure-by-manipulation is attacked by regular physicians. Alice Van wins powder puff derby at Agua Caliente, this is a horse race for girl jockeys. Boating on the Thames. Great color Schenley Whiskies ad with Swallows in a boat. Really cute color half-page ad for Squibb dental cream. Nice two page ad for LIFE magazine featuring the cover of this issue.
World War, 1939-1945
Military training, Hamilton (Ohio), Lexington (Mass.), United States (Military policy)
World War, 1939-1945 (Casualties)
United States Army (Parachute troops)
Ford Motor Co
Andrew Taylor Still; 1828-1917
World War, 1939-1945 (Submarine operations)
Adolf Hitler; 1889-1945
Alphonse BERGE, Fashion
Air raids, World War, 1939-1945 (Aerial operations)
Democracy, Despotism, Propaganda, German, United States
Thames River (England)