Life Magazine, March 22, 1937 - Parachute Test
Original Life Magazine from March 22, 1937 - Parachute Test
|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 (6 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
Full page Studebaker ad with Airplane designer Donald Douglas. Richard Simon (of publishers Simon and Schuster) photographs his family and friends. Nice full page LaSalle car ad with skiing theme. Austria and Habsburgs. Shooting of Buron Fitts with a great quote "Although his injury was said to have immobilized his left arm, he was still able to hold a cigarette in that hand." Passenger liner "President Coolidge" hits the oil tanker "Frank H. Buck." Nitrate boat burns in Boston - photos. Liner President Coolidge rams an oil tanker - photos. Strikes - photos. Fiorello Henry LaGuardia - mayor of New York City. Parachutes, Irving Air Chute company.. Dr. George Washington Carver is honored. A coed's day, Heloise Martin at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. The Judas goat. Chain gang in Bibb county, Georgia. Neat two page ad for LIFE magazine featuring ski cover of March 8, 1937. Pythons. English coaching company rehearses for coronation. Strikers have a sit-down picnic at the Woolworth store in Detroit. Very handsome Chesterfield color ad on back cover with military men, art by Leslie Thrashers.
COVER : PARACHUTISTS
AUSTRIA, HAPSBURG EMPIRE DEBATE
NEW YORK CITY MAYOR LAGUARDIA
GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER, SLAVE-BORN SCIENTIST
GEORGIA PRISON CHAIN GANG
LOCK-IN STRIKE AT WOOLWORTH'S, DETROIT