Life Magazine, May 22, 1939 - World's Fair guide
Original Life Magazine from May 22, 1939 - World's Fair guide
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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
Jim Farley, Secretary of Commerce. John L. Lewis - Unions. Chicago granaries burn, affect price of wheat. Young communist rally. Earl Browder. Trumpeter Swan saved by conservation program, Red Rock Lakes Montana, GREAT image of elk herd at Jackson Hole, Wyoming. New American ship, "Glory of the Seas". Brazil - twelve page photo essay. Philadelphia's "Arsenic Murders," insurance scam involving "impatient widows." New elastic top on ladies silk stockings. Polynesian colors inspire new fashion prints. Science goes fishing to learn about the marlin, Michael Lerner, american Museum of Natural History. cute Better Sight Lamps ad asks "Are you a member of the SFPOUWG?" (Society for the prevention of useless wedding gifts. Half page ad for "Only Angles Have Wings" with Cary Grant and Jean Arthur. Patty Berg - golf. Latex balloons to pack frozen meat, they shrink wrap a model in Cryovac to demonstrate. Laurette Taylor wins prizes for acting in "Outward bound." Private buyer, "lady in a blue hat," pays $60,000 for first Rahpael painting auctioned in the US. LIFE goes to the Museum of Modern Art opening in New York. Full page color Camel ad features test pilot John I. Wagner and a Vultee plane.
Table of Contents for this issue is coming soon.