Life Magazine, October 20, 1947 - Folksingers' fan
Original Life Magazine from October 20, 1947 - Folksingers' fan
|Excellent Condition (1 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 (2 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 great full page Prestone Anti-freeze ad with color, this one with an ambulance theme. Photos proving ad claim that Super Suds soap can fill two trailer trucks with suds. Blood hound finds lost baby, Louis Dunton of Fitzwilliam, New Hampshire. San Bernardino revives Pony Express. Beulah Overell is freed. Fire sweeps British heath. Calf is born in air. Nazis' atomic secrets by Samuel A. Goudsmit. Close-up - a study in royal Consorts. Photo essay - Cruise of the Kon-Tiki. Full page color Pan American Coffee Bureau ad with excellent art by Howard Scott. Fashion - lipstick, color feature article. Weight lifters, including photos of Peter George of Akron, Stanley Stanczyk, Johnny Davis, Joseph de Pietro, Sung Jip Kim and others. Full page color Yardley perfumes ad with art by Bernard Lamotte. Nice full page color Western Electric ad with laying telephone lines through Saguaro Cactus National Forest, art by James Bingham. Theater - "Command Decision." Beloit has greasy pole fight. Life visits the Bureau of Weights and Measures. "New Look" for dogs. 22 Iowa farmers visit Europe. Folk Singers, including Joe Orr, Sarah Bailey, Bill Hensley, Lottie Mae McGaha. Katherine Cassidy, model. Grenadine Etching - new book. Very nice full page color US Brewers Foundation ad for beer with art by Stevan Dohanos, "Saturday football over the radio."
Legislative bodies (Argentina), Santiago del Estero (Argentina)
Americans (Europe), Congressmen
Southern States (Economic conditions)
American folk songs, North Carolina (Social life and customs)
Great Britain (Royal family)
consort of Victoria ALBERT (queen of Great Britain), duke of Edinburgh PHILIP
William Wister Haines; 1908-1989
Thor Heyerdahl, Kon-Tiki Expedition (1947)
Werner Heisenberg; 1901-1976, Nuclear research, Scientists, German
Robert Chester Ruark; 1915-1965
International Bureau of Weights and Measures