Life Magazine, January 24, 1938 - Alpine skiing
Original Life Magazine from January 24, 1938 - Alpine skiing
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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
Ski feature is 8 pages long and includes photos of the New York to Canada ski plane, the Laurentian inn and resort, many great photos of skiing and ski gear, Davos in Switzerland, Barbara Hutton (Countess Haugwitz-Reventlow), Ananda Mahidol (Siam's 12 yr-old king), Prince Ernest Rudiger von Starhemberg. Full page color Pullman car ad encourages rail travel to go play gold somewhere warm. Photos from the Leica and Zeiss photography shows by Hans Knopf, Mark Palmer, Dorothy Kniss, more. Charles Laughton and other skiers. The world's two wars - Teruel falls and Tsingtao burns. Big business goes to the White House. Judge Florence Allen. First women's Mud wrestling. The Cuttings return from Tibet - great photo essay of the trip. LIFE goes to a party at a South Carolina deer hunt with Sidney Legendres, includes photos of Mrs. Gaillard Dotterer, Black Maids Lizzie and Hattie, Mrs. Roderick Tower and others. Huntington art gallery collection in color, including "Pinkie" and "Blue Boy" - full page each and farmable. Back cover color Chesterfields ad with couple on a toboggan. Photo of University of Texas football team dressed as harem girls. Photo of Carl W. Thompson, Jr. in glider. Photos of Bill Hendricks eating his hat. 1.0
COVER: WINTER SKIING
WAR IN SPAIN, WAR IN CHINA
F.D.R., THE ROOSEVELT RECESSION
WOMEN'S MUD WRESTLING
THE HUNTINGTON COLLECTION, ART
DEER HUNT IN SO. CAROLINA