Life Magazine, February 19, 1940 - Romanian royalty
Original Life Magazine from February 19, 1940 - Romanian royalty
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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.
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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
Francis Biddle, New Solicitor General, passes painting of himself on way to work. Charming full page color General Electric RAdio ad with daughter comforting mother "Don't Cry Mother ... It's only a program!" An extraordinary series (extraordinarily funny) explaining how candidate Taft pretended to catch a sailfish. British retrieve transport plane down in African River jungle, the Corsair. Worst ice in south's history chokes Mississippi river, photos from Butler's Landing (Arkansas), Caruthersville (Maryland), Helena (Arkansas), Natchez (Mississippi) and more.. Multiple births get off to big start in 1940 - Short quadruplets of Nauvoo, Alabama; Badgett quadruplets of Galveston, Texas; plus calves, foals and lambs. Truck falls 200 feet off Southern Boulevard viaduct bridge into Normans Kill Creek near Albany, New York. Herbert Hoover rallies US aid for Finns. Confucius Say â€¦ Americans go crazy over Chinese Philosopher, including politically incorrect photo of Chinese chasing Walter Winchell with knives. Photo essay - Romania. Debutante Gene Tierney. Gjon Mili photographs ballet dancers at high speed. Bowling. Skiing in New Hampshire, incl. photo of Hannes Schneider teaching and Cranmore mountain skimobile.
Robert A. Taft; 1917-1993, Presidential campaigns (1940)
Sumner Welles (American diplomat.); 1892-1961
Francis Biddle (American Attorney general.); 1886-1968
George Washington (American president.); 1732-1799, Grant Wood (American painter.); 1891-1942
Gene Tierney; 1920-1991
Elmer Rice; 1892-1967, Theater reviews (Single works)
C. Hawley CARTWRIGHT, Lenses, Photographic
Herbert Hoover; 1874-1964, Relief work (Finland), Economic assistance, American (Finland)
Paavo Nurmi; 1897-1973
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Carol II (King of Romania); 1893-1953