If you are a Katharine Hepburn fan, then this is the magazine for you. It is so sad, that we lost this great actress only a short time ago. This article discusses her love of Spencer Tracy and includes a bonus of pictures of her own paintings - seen for the first time in this issue.
With all the issues we have about personal privacy these days, the article titled The Death Of Privacy by Ramsey Clark will be of interes... Click for details
This issue of Look Magazine features Part 2 of The Death Of A President by William Manchester. This part is titled The Day JFK Died. In it, Mr. Manchester discloses the terrifying chaos that followed the shooting in Dallas.
Please check my other listings for Part 1 & Part 3 in this series. Sorry, I do not have Part 4.
This issue of Look Magazine features Part 3 of The Death Of A President by William Manchester. This part is titled Flight From Dallas. In it Mr. Manchester tells of the abrasive relationship between Kennedy and Johnson partisans during the hours aboard Air Force One.
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This is a nice issue of Life Magazine dated October 3, 1969. The feature stories are titled "The Grace Of Ballet" and "The Tumult Of Hendrix." Tumult according to Webster is defined as: with uproar and confusion of voices, commotion, violent agitation of mind or feelings - all of which could define Jimi Hendrix and his music.
Long before Ralph Nader was running for president as a Green Party candidate, he was fightin... Click for details
This issue of Life features Part 4 of A Thousand Days written by historian Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. (Sorry, I do not have Parts 1, 2, or 3). Part 4: Life in the White House. How "White Housitis" affected J.F.K., his family and friends. Even though the parts leading up to this issue are missing, there are still many nice pictures of the President and his family with touching details into his life.
This issue of Life Magazine dated November 14, 1969, will take you back to when the U.S. was at war in Vietnam. A key figure during this period was Green Beret Colonel Robert Rheault. In the article "The Fall of a Lost Soldier", covers his life through his duty in Vietnam.
"Big Lew Against the Big Men" tells about 7'2" tall Lew Alcindor, pro basketball player. The article includes some great pro basketball live shot... Click for details
Today we are awed and amazed by the latest pictures from Mars, however, in 1966, we had the same feeling about Surveyor"s pictures of the lunar surface - that of the moon! One such picture is on the cover of this Life Magazine dated July 1, 1966. More pictures are included.
Read about Indonesia"s bloody reign of vengeance against its communists in the article "Haunted Face of a Red Defeat."... Click for details
This issue of Life Magazine is dated December 27, 1968. It is a 2-in-1 issue dedicated to Picasso and his paintings. It has many great pictures of Picasso's paintings, as well as, pictures of Picasso in his personal life.
Pictures include the women in Picasso"s life, some dated back to 1906. In also include Picasso with his wife prior to 1953. Picasso was 65 years old - his wife, Francoise Gilot was in her 20's. De... Click for details
This is a nice vintage copy of Holiday Magazine dated March, 1958. There are many interesting articles and advertisements from that year!
My fellow Texans might enjoy the article by Robert Penn Warren titled "How Texas Won Her Freedom." It is the story of Sam Houston and his incredible rout of the Mexican Army in the Battle of San Jacinto.
I am sure the feature article in this issue of Esquire Magazine will raise eyebrows. The main title is, "The Use and Abuse of Billy Graham."
Over a picture of Graham and his associates praying after a session with President Truman is the statement, "After an unpromising White House meeting, Truman ordered that Graham not be admitted anywhere near his vicinity ever again."... Click for details