Life Magazine, January 26, 1948 - Resort Fashions
Original Life Magazine from January 26, 1948 - Resort Fashions
|Excellent Condition (2 Available)|| |
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 (5 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
Another lovely full page color Mercury ad with teal green car and elegant couple. How viruses destroy cells - Dr James Hillier. Stamford, Connecticut learns about atomic energy - immersed in learning by traveling physicists. Full page photo of Isadore Ginsberg, gray-market operator. Air policy and the possibility of atomic attack, nuclear war, includes pages on super fast airplanes, neat assembly line photo. Resort Fashions 8 pages of great photos of bathing suits. National Gallery - new art collection donations are shown Ralph Booth. Curious story about an intentional shipwreck, the old S.S. United States is run ashore in Palestine to help Jewish refugees break the blockade into the country. Lawsuit of Harry Ferguson and Henry Ford. Full page color Arrow Shirts ad with twelve cute women's heads, art by Coby Whitmore. Full page color Champion spark plug ad with race car driver Ted Horn. Comedienne Kay Thompson in new nightclub act. Profile of artist Carroll Cloar and his work, including growing up in Gibson Bayou, Arkansas. War crimes trial of Tojo. The Great Ideas index - 102 important ideas - nice review of some of these ideas. Fred Owen Missouri mule trader. Mary Lou Gulley and her strange desert home, Arizona. Some GREAT photos of cats and a child getting milk squirted to them straight from the dairy cow! Milkers include Mrs. Gordon Saunders, Robert Carlson of Hillsdale.
Table of Contents for this issue is coming soon.