Life Magazine, September 22, 1961 - Gulf coast hurricane
Original Life Magazine from September 22, 1961 - Gulf coast hurricane
|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 (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
Hurricane Carla, in the eye of a mighty storm, including ordeal of Robert Dunn who lost his family. Astronaut's vigil, Alan Shepard - project Mercury. Full page color Green Giant ad with illustration " in the valley." Nice photo of Mrs. Helen North with 8 children marries Francis Beardsley with 10 children. Crew of the Memphis Belle B-17 has reunion, Vincent Evans. In color - Idlewild, architecture of the jet age, a memorial to a great architect, Eero Saarinen. Photo essay - Norris Graves and family on ranch in Wyoming on Red Fork of Powder River. Love and Marriage, Part 3 - shadow of divorce. More with Yvette Mimieux, two pages of color photos. Phil Hill's victory at Grand Prix of Italy is marred by death of Count "Von Crash", Wolfgang von Trips, Grand Prix car race, race crash. Jack Arthur Somer, sound engineer. Tahiti - a south seas idyll slightly spoiled. Poppies and azaleas should be planted now for spring, gorgeous color photos of flowers in bloom to entice gardeners. Funny photo of hapless basset hounds with noses through the fence at a barbeque. Full page color Curtiss Candy Company ad for new candy, Butterfinger. Greece and Spain link in love when Princess Sophia is engaged to Prince Juan Carlos. Includes neat aerial photo of cascaded oil barrel stack in Texas City.
Public schools (Desegregation)
United Nations (China, Mongolia)
Tahiti (French Polynesia)
Hurricanes, Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc
Robert Dunn; 1877-.
Joao Belchior Marques Goulart; 1918-1976
Yvette Mimieux; 1942-.
Airport buildings, New York (N.Y.) (Airports)
Eero Saarinen; 1910-1961
Juan Carlos I (King of Spain); 1938-., princess of Greece SOPHIA
Nuclear weapons (Testing)
Bertrand Russell (British philosopher.); 1872-1970
United Nations (Congo (Democratic Republic))
Adnan Menderes; 1899-1961, Turkey (Politics and government)
Alan B. Shepard (Jr.)
Phil HILL, Wolfgang von TRIPS, Automobile racing, Sports (Accidents and injuries)
Jack Arthur SOMER