Life Magazine, February 28, 1938 - Riviera fireworks
Original Life Magazine from February 28, 1938 - Riviera fireworks
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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
Great two page photo from 1888 International Convention of Women, trying to establish woman suffrage, including Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Susan B. Anthony, Matilda J. Gage, more. Newspaper man William Allen White of Emporia turns 70. Full page ad for Life Camps for underprivileged city children, sponsored by LIFE magazine. Mrs. Catherine Donohue dies from radium poisoning contracted while painting luminous dials on watches. Roosevelt's farm bill and Mr. Remsberg's farm. Senators daughters entertain their boyfriends at a dinner dance in Washington. Firestone funeral. Helen Keller campaigns for the blind, photos of her with enrico Caruso, Joe Jefferson, George Bernard Shaw, Grace Coolidge, Jascha Heifetz, Rabindranath Tagore. Movie of the week is "Bringing up Baby" with Cary Grant and Katharine Hepburn. Color photos of Harvard's amazing glass flower collection. Plays without scenery. Wired-haired terrier Mary Hamilton Behrs admitted as a model in the John Powers catalogue. Nazi Germany woos and wins little Austria. Duke of Norfolk sells the contents of his town house. $9 billion dollars of WPA - Works Progress Administration, many pages of project photos. Blood banks, Philadelphia General Hospital, World's champion blood donor Edward "Spike" Howard. Great full page color International Trucks ad, off-road stamina proved by company Dowell, Incorporated. Party at Washington & Lee Ball, Virginia, Mary Ann Davie, Annie Jo White, William Bagbey, Hannah Taylor, more. Full page color Hiram Walker ad with caricature-style illustration of Misters Smith and Jones at a party. 1.0
COVER: FIREWORKS AT MONTE CARLO
WOMEN'S RIGHTS GROUP
HELEN KELLER MEETS WORLD FAMOUS PEOPLE
MOVIE: 'BRINGING UP BABY' CARY GRANT, KATHARINE HEPBURN
W.P.A. (WORKS PROGRESS ADM) ACCOMPLISHMENTS,