Life Magazine, September 1, 1947 - Race driver John Cobb
Original Life Magazine from September 1, 1947 - Race driver John Cobb
|Excellent Condition (3 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 (1 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
A big sports season reaches peak, includes photos of Dodgers baseball pitcher Ralph Branca, Buddy Young of College all-star football, Brooklyn's Jackie Robinson, Johnny Jorgenson of Brooklyn, Tennis' Jack Kramer, Golfer Emery Thomas and more. Full page color Pliofilm ad "P is for Prunes and Peppers." Full page color Webster Tobacco ad for Cinco cigars with Forest Hills Stadium in the background. Photo - Hindu holy men honor Nehru. Hiroshima celebrates day of Atomic bomb and campaigns for end to all wars, includes photo of very badly burned Kiyosji Kikawa. Neat full page Nash ad with two tone chocolate milk brown four door car. . Newest Fleischmann yacht takes to water, the Haida. Photo essay - Chicago grain exchange. Beulah Overell Trial. American Writers by John Chamberlain. Exploration - Antarctic oasis - ice free lakes. Movie - Black Narcissus. Really unusual aerial photo of Manhattan, wide angle camera view. Fashion - waist pinchers, corsets just for waist, not hips or bosom. Another great two page color Chrysler ad with color art by John Clymer - horses . US Students go abroad, lots of named photos, American Youth Hostel. Artist Tony Duquette. Full page color Camel cigarettes ad with rodeo cowboy Jerry Ambler.
Great Britain National Health Service, Medical policy
Jawaharlal Nehru (Indian prime minister.); 1889-1964
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Max C. FLEISCHMANN, George Philip VIERHELLER, Homer P. HARGRAVE, Killian Van Rennselaer NICOLL,
Winthrop H. SMITH
Yachts and yachting
Enrique GARCIA SAYAN, INTER-AMERICAN conference for the maintenance of continental peace and security,
Joseph William Martin; 1884-1968
Radiation (Physiological effects)
Navy Antarctic Expeditions
St. Louis Zoo, Monkeys
Chicago Board of Trade
American fiction, American literature (History)