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Life Magazine 
                    January 11, 1960Life Magazine January 11, 1960 : Cover - Dina Merrill - actress, socialite and springtime model.

The Evil domain of world crime by Herbert Brean - Part I. Richard Nixon and Nelson Rockefeller in the primaries. President Eisenhower starts a busy year. Ad - full page color for V-8 juice. Ad - full page color for Tang. Bobby Darin profile by Shana Alexander. Walter Williams dies - last Confederate soldier. Shah of Iran wedding in Tehran. Brawling battle of hard noses - Ben Schwartzwalder, football, Cotton bowl, syracuse vs. Texas, including wedding photo of Ger Schwedes and Bob Yates and wives Lou Personius and Sarah Morrison. Stone age ship coffins found in Sarawak Borneo cave. Charlotte Ford debut costs $290.000 - big party. Two page aerial photo of willow tree wind breaks around farm near Benton Harbor, Michigan. Lovely full page color Lark car ad with blue car on small car ferry. Full page color LUX soap ad with Janet Leigh. International crime, including prostitution in Beruit, narcotics, counterfeiting, auto parts, more - Interpol. Photo of Charlie Chaplin's family with new baby. Curious full page 7-up ad with several musical instruments in one. Full page color Royal Crown cola ad with ski theme (ski poles, fur parka)
Good - $22 buy now
Fair (All VG, but has library stamps) - $15 buy now

Life Magazine January 
                    18, 1960Life Magazine January 18, 1960 : Cover - Ghana's new leader, Kwame Nkrumah.

Two page spread of LIFE photographers. Malete G. Hanzako profile. Cute full page ad for TV picture tube replacements, featuring a Vidiot on a scooter. The sad story of a car crash that happened in November of 1959 in Mt. Kisco, New York, Kathleen Greenwood, Jean McCabe, Dorothy Kirsch, Eileen Macupa, Lee D'Andrea, Eileen Moles, Derrick Worcester. Steelworkers strike ends - with help from Eisenhower. Neo-Nazis anti-semitic outburst of violence. Ski fashions - Eirene Shields, Barbara Allbee. Fiorello on Broadway - Tom Bosley, Ellen Hanley. Tropical flower garden photos - very colorful - with plant Ids. Frank Lloyd Wright designs the new Kalita Humphreys Theater in Dallas. Democracy - How it fares in world today Part I. World Crime part II - smuggling in Tangier, Switzerland, Majorca, and Sicily. Ad - full page color for Narragansett beer. Ad - full page color for Pan Am featuring the Caribbean. Full page color Pepsi-Cola ad with ski lodge and après ski clothes. Malete G. Hanzkos (Mike Hanzas) predicted his own death, includes photo of Irene and Nick Kallas. Hugh "Ole Hootie" Bailey and Jeannie Belle the donkey, political campaign in Mississippi. Cute photos and story of baby Suzanne Rose of Rye, New York and two big poodles.
Very Good - $21 buy now
Good - $11 buy now
Fair (All Good, but cover attached a bit crookedly by printers) - $7 buy now
Fair (All Good, but 4 pages have a small water marked corner tip) - $7 buy now

Life Magazine January 
                    25, 1960Life Magazine January 25, 1960 : Cover - Father Marquette conquers Manitou, painting by Lewicki.

Full page Champion spark plugs ad with photo of Mickey Thompson in his Challenger I car setting the land speed record on the salt flats. Ad - full page color for Maidenform Bras, with interesting medieval tapestry theme. Photos of Matisse by Henri Cartier-Bresson. Eloping couple Andrei Porumbeanu and Gamble Bendict. Appalachian mob meeting is on trial in New York - including John Ormento, Hames Osticco, Mike Miranda, Carmine Limbardozzi, Joseph Civelli, Angelo Sciandra and others. National Airlines crash in Bolivia, North Carolina kills Julian Andrew Frank - a curious story about insurance settlements and more. One of the prettiest and most believable full page color Angel Face make-up ads so far. Case of the lost comet - 1959-F. Spare room fallout shelter. Ad - two page color for Hartford fire insurance, illustrations by Bernard Brussel-Smith. Folklore of America III - tales told to the Colonists, paintings by James Lewicki. Basketballs best college player - Oscar Robertson. The Play of the Week TV show gets a new sponsor - Standard Oil. World Crime III - crooked, cruel traffic in drugs, narcotics, by Herbert Brean. Princess Anne is bridesmaid at Mountbatten wedding. Nice full page color Pontiac ad with art by the famous VK and AF. Neat photo of Jules Eberhard (Lake Placid) collecting his mail apparently by breaking the window on his car - see it for yourself!
Good - $13 buy now

Life Magazine 
                    February 1, 1960Life Magazine February 1, 1960 : Cover - Dinah Shore and her closet of fancy clothes.

Great photo of the huge ship Arthur B. Homer being launched in the Detroit river, the biggest ore carrier ever built for the Great Lakes. Unusual full page Marlboro cigarettes ad with lumberman. Ad- full page for Renault Dauphine. Con man, Robert Spears and W. Allen Taylor, who died in his place in the crash of an air flight from Tampa - this story includes a tie to Julian Frank story in LIFE January 25, 1960. Follow-up on the eloping couple Andrei Porumbeanu and Gamble Bendict. Thief Richard Morrison teaches Chicago police how to catch criminals. Air plane crashes and how they happen. Full page Colgate dental cream ad with family ice skating. Neat photo of train in Scotland drifted over with snow. Fidel Castro and Juan Pablo de Lokendio argue. X-rays of champion dog Peke - Chik T'Sun. P.G. & E. power company in Northern California - photos of workers - Don Casten, Bill Cheney, Norman R. Sutherland, a really cool shot of a truck being moved on an aerial cable and more. Men of the Mafia - Giuseppe Russo and Don Calogero Vizzini. Neat full page Bell Telephone ad with photo of the ship Fantastic, a dry land mock-up for studying problems of laying undersea cables. Half page Teacher's Scotch ad with photo of Othmar Schneider skiing, running gates - great photo.
Good - $15 buy now

Life 
                    Magazine February 8, 1960Life Magazine February 8, 1960 : Cover - US Skiers train for Olympics - fold out cover showing the women's team.

Neat seven page color General Electric ad with lots of pastel colored appliances and more. Feather topped girls out plume birds at New York's embassy ball. Full page Bourbon Institute ad with scene inside ski lodge. Algerian leader - Pierre Lagaillarge starts riots against de Gaulle's French army troops. ICBM Missile scoreboard - US 250 - Soviets - 400. Full page Volkswagen bug car ad with car taken apart, some parts prices listed. Very cute full page color Quaker Oats cereal ad with two little girls in red jackets and helmets, horse riding gear for fox hunting. Feature on stews, with recipes. Anatomy professor Rufus Weaver teaches dissection at Hahnemann Medical College. Birgit Nilsson, new opera star at the Met. Gold Strike Stamp company trades its stamps for a bus. Van Dongen recalls his spirited era with Brigitte Bardot, Matisse, Picasso. Peter Kavanagh destroys copies of his books. Men's week at the Golden Door beauty resort - Sam Zagel. Douglas MacArthur celebrates his 80th birthday. Theater - The Andersonville Trial with George C Scott. Pretty princesses from Europe - Princess Sophia, Crown Prince Constantine, Princess Isabelle, Prince Gustaf, Princess Margaretha. Mayor Daley of Chicago assists Lyndon Johnson. Six female Olympic skiers - Renie Cox, Linda Meyers, Joan Hannah, Beverly Anderson, Penny Pitou, Betsy Snite.
Good - $32 buy now
Fair (All Good, suitable for gift, but has faint water marking) - $16 buy now
Fair (All Very Good, but has library stamps) - $16 buy now
Fair (All Good, but cover edges are smudged) - $12 buy now

Life Magazine 
                    February 15, 1960Life Magazine February 15, 1960 : Cover - Undersea adventures in the Trieste submarine - 7 miles down.

Nice full page color Avon cosmetics ad with a number of different fancy products. The Finch affair - Bernard Finch murders Barbara Finch, includes Carole Tregoff. Eric Ambler writes about the Finch-Tregoff murder trial, spectator Mary Schufelt has a mild heart attack but says "save my place in line.". Anastas Mikoyan visits Cuba. Mrs. Paulius Leonas gets her daughters back. The huge BMEWS antenna in Thule, Greenland, Ballistic Missile Early Warning System. Frank Howard, baseball player, profile by Marshall Smith, great photos. Ad - color two page for Pan Am showing dozens of their jets around the world. Movie - "Our Man in Havana" with Alec Guiness. Kaleidoscope of US Poetry - Edwin Arlington Robinson, Edna St. Vincent Millay, John Peale Bishop, Robert Frost, Archibald MacLeish, Robinson Jeffers. Designers borrow the Kimono fashion. Abominable Snowman in Tibet - new clues. US Marines train at Squaw Valley ski area - they are foot packing ski slopes for the upcoming Olympics. Jimmy Porter takes miracle pill - Temaril for chicken pox, part of a story on pharmaceuticals, prescription drugs. Eli Lily tests with rabbits. Nice full page color Ruppert Knickerbocker beer ad with skis and après skiers.
Good - $15 buy now

Life Magazine February 22, 1960Life Magazine February 22, 1960 : Cover - Henry and Jane Fonda.

Democracy around the world Part 2. Denmark - good living in the land that has it made, including Gustav Lassen and his farm Lykkegaard. Handsome full page color Pontiac ad with red and yellow tropical scene, art by AF and VK. Little photos of the rest of the Mouth Organ Medley players from the edges of the photo in LIFE February 1, 1960. Full page Lucky Lager beer ad with a Real man. Neat photo of snow-covered gondolas in Venice. Horrible photo of a 4-year boy in Oakland, California who opened the door of his mother's car (they were driving), fell out, and was hit by two following cars. Atomic bomb in the Sahara. Colorado Mystery - Adolph Coors III, missing on his way to work near Turkey Creek. Caryl Chessman on death row. Pekinese dog wins Westminster. Two page color Royal electric typewriter ad with really blocky looking typewriter. Ingmar Bergman becomes world's most honored movie director. Wake Forest's basketball coach, Mr. Bones, Bones McKinne. Feature on Astrology. US tracks possible spy satellite. Stanley Nelson of Seattle, Washington, wins raffle and takes 23 family members on trip to Hawaii. Fashion - neatest dresses by James Galanos. Working wolf in Michigan, Wally owned by Hugh Stringer of Port Huron, Michigan. Raymon Schaller and his humorous way of dressing.
Good - $15 buy now
Fair (All Very Good, but has library stamps) - $9 buy now
Fair (All Very Good, but front cover has two small rough corner tips) - $9 buy now

Life 
                    Magazine February 29, 1960Life Magazine February 29, 1960 : Cover -Winter Olympics ski jumper, Tamas Sudar of Hungary.

Men on stilts prune peach trees. Ad - White King detergent - illustration of grubby little boy by J. Vance. Generalissimo Rafael Leonidas Trujillo rules Hispaniola. Squaw Valley Olympics - including photos of the incredible opening day blizzard, Betsy Snite, Heidi Bieble, Penny Pitou, Skier Betsy Snite wipes out and is dragged off the course. Caryl Chessman gets a 60 day execution reprieve. Astronauts report on their training, Part I - Atlas rocket and Deke Slayton. Mountain Gorilla photos and story. Four Crosby boys perform together on TV. Ben Franklin - Part II - America's science pioneer. Fashion - combination skirt and slacks by Suzy Perette. Pretty two page color Cannon sheets and towels ad with flowered patterns. Queen Elizabeth has second son, by Monica Dehn. Students from the International School visit Egypt - Marie Martin. Interesting two page color Kroehler furniture ad with odd curved sectional couch in turquoise. Two page color Cyanamid-Land for various fabrics, plastics, more - chemistry's magic. Adult Movies, movie censorship, article by William Zinsser,includes photo of Elizabeth Taylor in "Suddenly, Last Summer", Gloria Swanson in bath, Geoffrey Shurlock and the Motion Picture Code approval. Ad - Skippy peanut butter with Grouch Marx. Palm Beach party with Jean Gonzales, Henry Flager, Robert Day Jon, Phil Cuthel, Medard Lange, Mary Vincent Martin. Charming photo of Camille Kabbush (Oak Park, Michigan) holding her bottle in place with a foot. Full page Walker's Whiskey ad with skier jumping using poles.
Good - $25 buy now
Fair (All Good, but six pages have a small edge nick) - $15 buy now
Fair (All Good, nice, but has faintly water marked corner tip) - $10 buy now

Life Magazine 
                    March 7, 1960Life Magazine March 7, 1960 : Cover - Hypnosis to cure mental illness (feature inside).

Full page Marlboro cigarettes ad with a scuba diver. Curious full page ad TO John Wayne on the occasion of the 124th anniversary of the Alamo. Executive of Hiram Walker all wear Ross Corbit masks. Crew of Lady Be Good airplane crash - William J. Hatton, Robert F. Toner, Hays, John S. Woravka, LaMotte, Ripslinger, Hatton, Moore, Shelley missing for 17 years, mystery finally solved (Paul Fallon flew other plane). Eisenhower visits Brazil, includes story of plane crash that killed men of the US Navy band, photos of survivors George Fitzgibbons, Hal R. Halenza, Frederick Wilson. Princess Margaret and Antony Armstrong-Jones are dating. Follow-up letters and photo of Auguste Piccard of bathyscaph and hot air balloon fame. Fanciful bird cages - photo. Maurice Stand - Budget director travels to hunt in Africa. Brazilian fashions by Tina Leser, B. H. Wragge. Caligula played by Kenneth Haigh. Ad full color for Douglas DC-8. The Adventures of Tom Gray - Ronald Short prints a book. Greatest winter show on earth - winter Olympics in Squaw Valley. Very nice full page color Hills Bros Coffee ad with skiers and spectators and press photographer at the Squaw Valley Olympics, art by G. Brusstar. Neat photo of crossing country skiers and speed skaters with special camera. Great full page color Studebaker Lark ad inside front cover with station wagon and convertible at train station. Big photo of bright pink elephants at the Michigan State Fairgrounds in Detroit, the Shrine Circus. Humorous article about manuals in the US Air Force. The University of Michigan's Phi Sigma Delta frat party. Three page color Singer Sewing machines ad with woman who has the exact same look as the woman in the ubiquitous (and awful) Enzyte male enhancements TV ads of 2006.
Good - $35 buy now
Fair (All Good, but has very small hole in margin throughout) - $30 buy now

Life Magazine 
                    March 14, 1960Life Magazine March 14, 1960 : Cover - Princess Margaret and Photographer Anthony Armstrong Jones at Windsor Lodge.

Pretty full page Pepsi-Cola ad with horse stable theme and dalmatian dog. Unusual full page color Hanes stockings ad with cat art by Bobri. Two page photo of a Hawaiian cliff (a HOLY COW photo) with trapped rock climber Roy W. Kocurek, he was climbing with Burr Osbonlighter - 2Neat got to hear from Ozzie, a treat. Siege on civil rights, Southern Negros stage orderly sit-downs. In a special report, Harry Golden tells why Negroes may win the battle, this is a civil rights story. Earthquake in Agadir, Morocco. Aerial photo of Santa Fe Chief train crash near Bakersfield California, it hit an oil truck at a crossing. Photo of the explosion in Cuba that wrecked the French freighter ship La Coubre. Interesting two page Vokswagen bug car ad with x-ray type view of the car. Dental study in Alabama. Photo essay - Margaret and Tony. Photo essay - James Thurber, humorist. Quest of Robert Jones for buried gold in Arizona. Ohrbach's copies latest designs for high style fashion at low cost. Feature on mums, the flower. Movie - Can-can, color photos. Full page color Foremost Cottage Cheese ad with neat art. Sergeant Elvis comes back home to the girls he left behind. Amish youngsters caught in conflict between parent' stern ways and modern life. The honeymoon of Ingrid Bergman's daughter, Jennie Ann Lindstrom, Fuller Callaway. Artificial muscle helps paralysis victims, Diane Hiruko, Karan McKibben. Nice full page color Chrysler ad with blue car and circus. Photo of contortionist Francis Duggan testing H.I.S. Sportswear pants.
Good - $20 buy now
Fair (All Good, but has minor marks on cover) - $15 buy now
Fair (Moderate overall wear) - $9 buy now

Life Magazine March 
                    21, 1960Life Magazine March 21, 1960 : Cover - Evangelist Billy Graham in Africa.

Full page Allstate insurance ad with Marshall J. Fisher of Denver, Colorado. Full page color Pontiac Bonneville car ad with art by AF and VK. Neat two page photo of swim suits models in a mirror, Bunny Yaeger and others. Two page color Leslie SAlt ad. The strike in Hollywood, includes photo of Marilyn Monroe, others. US Navy hauls in four Russian soldiers who had been adrift in the Pacific for 49 days, includes Philip Poplavski, Victor Zygonschi. US planet leads space race. $4 million land sale in Fort Lauderdale in 20 minutes, Coral Ridge Country Club. Photo essay - New Zealand, includes hiking in an ice cave, blackwater boating in a cave with glowworms, more. Photo essay - the debutante circuits. Astronauts' training in weightlessness, part 2. Factory man's college plan, Willie Walker. Musial and Schoendienst train together for a baseball comeback. Dogfights on the ice disrupt Minnesota dog-sled race. US Olympic hockey goalie Jack McCartan briefly joins the Rangers. US voters describe their image of an ideal president, includes photos of Mrs. John Siegrist. Nive full page TV picture tube replacement ad with bicycle. Close-up - Bruce Ingram, editor of the Illustrated London News. US tourists go to Russian Odessa and Yalta.
Very Good
- $22 buy now
Good - $12 buy now
Fair (All VG, but has library stamps) - $8 buy now

Life Magazine March 
                    28, 1960Life Magazine March 28, 1960 : Cover - John F Kennedy and Hubert Humphrey, this feature article includes photo of Ted Kennedy making the first ski jump of his life at Madison, Wisconsin.

Nice photo of Andrew Wilking playing with some really interesting magnets. Full page color White King detergent ad with art of a grubby little girl. Spooky photos taken by Lillian Oetting show last minutes of life of Mildred Lindquist, Frances Murphy - all three were killed in Starved Rock state park near Riverside, Illinois. Two page color ad for Ford Comet with deep purple car. Photos pertaining to plane crash, Northwest Airlines bound for Florida, over Tell City, Indiana. Town of Sasabe, Arizona for sale for $450,000. College students work at a mental hospital - Stephanie Merton, Steven Siegel, Kitsy Bolster, Harlow Russell from Radcliffe. The art of Russia - V.A. Serov, Dmitry Krassnopevstev, more. The key-chain letters (initials) fad. Why the Finch Jury disagreed by Davis Thomas. Full page color Parke-Davis medical with art by Robert Thom. Follow-up to civil rights story in LIFE March 14, 1960 - the family of Robert Jones is beaten in Birmingham, Alabama, shame on the whites who did it. Ad full page color Studebaker Champ. Drinkable Polio vaccine in Ft. Lauderdale. "The wind in the willows" read by Julie Harris and Steve Robling on TV. Full page Bantron smoking deterrent tablets ad with golfer Sam Snead. Sports car owners are snobs by Bayard Hooper.
Good - $30 buy now

Life Magazine 
                    April 4, 1960Life Magazine April 4, 1960 : Cover - Marlon Brando in cowboy hat in Death Valley.

Rockefeller Center expands - lift to Manhattan's skyline, lots of good photos including the TIME & LIFE building and the Old TIME & LIFE building near Central Park, New York City - many of the skyscrapers are labeled. Prince Andrew at 4 1/2. Shameful strife in the Pentagon. Strip club on Boubon Street wins a court reprieve, The Cat Girl, Lilly Christine. Public machine vends customers' blood pressure for 25 cents. Castro tries to bolster business by giving U.S. honeymooners red-carpet treatment in Cuba. South African massacre of Negro demonstrators at Sharpeville. Full page Philco-Bendix Duomatic combination Washer-Dryer ad. Full page color Brach's Easter candy ad. Neat story and pictures of the submarine escape training tank at Pearl Harbor, with Yvonne Proctor. Interesting two page Mercedes-Benz ad at Dusseldorf airport with the DKW-750 car. Baby mix-up in France, Louise Derock, Viviane Piesset, Henri-Guy Derock. Two page color General Motors ad with station wagon and southwestern theme, Chinle, Arizona. Fu Man Chu dog and June Havoc. Charming two page color Del Monte ad with two little girls and lots of canned goods. Chuck Dressen, baseball team manager, includes photo of Warren Spahn, Joey Jay, Walter Alston. Photo from the wedding of Rocco Imerti and Judy Clague in Glen Cover, Long Island, with Danny Imerti.
Very Good - $30 buy now
Fair (All Good, but cover rubbed and with library stamp) - $9 buy now
Fair (All Good inside, but cover soiled) - $7 buy now

Life Magazine 
                    April 11, 1960Life Magazine April 11, 1960: Cover - Silvana Mangano, actress.

Curious full page color General Electric ad for an electric stove that is so controllable you can bake a cake on top of it. Nice full page color Foremost Profile milk and cottage cheese ad with art of a cute little ballerina. Here is another odd Harrison automotive air conditioning ad with polar bear in boat with ice and sunshade, desert golfers in back, color. South Africa torn by fury - 34 dead martyrs in Sharpeville (major feature article). Awesome, beautiful, lovely full page color Hellmann's mayonnaise ad with salad centerpiece made to look like a bonzai garden. Tiro weather satellite in orbit. Minister Edward Page Jr. in Bulgaria. Photo of burning whiskey warehouse in Glasgow, arson. Amazing photo of Mr. and Mrs. Perlebergs standing on a backyard wall with a flood full of ice floes all around them - Glendale, Wisconsin. Astronaut training - Part III, mastering the capsule controls. Actresses get short haircuts for Five Branded Women - Vera Miles, Barbara Bel Geddes, Carla Gravina, Silvana Mangano. Cool photo of the amphibious car-boat, the West German Amphicar. Governor Rockefeller demonstrates bomb shelters, fallout shelters. Folklore in America Part IV illustrated with great paintings by James Lewicki. Ad - full page color "Sociables prefer Pepsi". Ad - full page B&W Volkswagon beetle. Bikinis in the bedroom. Pilots drop of anti-castro pamphlets - Shergales, Rundquist. Niagara Power Project - amazing photos. Longshot Irene Terres - Bowie, Maryland track. Nice two page color Chrysler ad with red four-door car and fishing theme. Rod Lauren, singer profile. Bird man Robert Stroud in solitary with his canaries. Full page Champion spark plugs ad with good photos of Max Conrad, Hugh Entrop, Mickey Thompson, Rodger Ward, car, plane and boat racers, speed records setters. Full page color Hanes stockings ad with purple goat by Bobri.
Good - $20 buy now
Fair (Generally VG, but has library stamps, edge nick.) - $9 buy now

Life Magazine 
                    April 18, 1960Life Magazine April 18, 1960 : Cover - The elopers - Gamble and Andrei.

Jantzen swimsuit model contestant photo - 55 girls, only the winner is named, Penny Peterson.Very pretty two page color Oldsmobile ad with blue two door Super 88 car and trees in spring blossom. Hendersonville elopers Andrei Porumbeanus and Gamble Benedict. Primary in Wisconsin - Richard Nixon, Lyndon Johnson, Paul Butler, Joseph P. Kennedy, Stuart Symington. Terrorism in South Africa - blacks revolt and assassinate Hendrik Verwoerd. First black cardinal of Roman Catholic Church - Laurian Cardinal Rugambwa. Full page Allstate insurance ad with photo of burning home of Paul Scheller of Scranton, Pennsylvania. Neat colorful photo of jewelry, Harry Winston jewel dealer, moving day, includes huge emeralds, rubies, sapphires and diamonds. Short piece on Agadir, Morocco (earthquake), includes photo of Curt Hoffman being sprayed with DDT(!). Nancy Dussault sings her way to fame. Rembrandt's Easter illustrations. Article on spring bonnets, hats - fashion. New York's Central Park photo gallery by Leonard McCombe. Full page color Tussey lotion ad with art by Morrow. Concrete Architecture - in Mexico by Felix Candela. Simone Signoret wins an Oscar for "Room at the Top." Passion play with steelworkers John Ponist, Joseph Ponist, Clem Matta, Lawrence Trainor, Joe Timko, Peter Kanski, John Matico, others. Dr. Tom Dooley does medical work in North Vietnam, includes a nice photo of him with Charlotte Jones on a Scooter. Feature article on the US beauty business, make-up, fads, hair, more. Arnold Bruner holds a grand party in Conroe, Texas. Cute photo of little boys Douglas Kelley and Jeffrey Kelley of Cincinnati.
Good - $11 buy now

Life Magazine 
                    April 25, 1960Life Magazine April 25, 1960 : Fold-out Cover - Tourists at Lover's Leap at Rock City, Tennessee.

Nice two page color Dan River Wash & Wear Cottons ad with eight different outfits, photographed in Puerto Rico. Two page photo of Goma, the gorilla baby (related story in LIFE October 26, 1960). Census takers are winding up the nation's most ambitious audit, focus on Hawaii, includes photos of Marjorie Yakotake, Kathie Piltz, Virginia Rapozo, Ramon Licanda, Mary Ann Bagley, Al Stacy, Bob Pawn (getting tattooed, Willetta Stellmacher, Lucille Hanson, H. B. West, May Kuroiwa. Paris kidnapping has happy ending, Eric and Jean-Philippe Peugeot, Roland Peugeot, more. The Giants' brand new park on San Francisco Bay, Candlestick park, baseball. Three US rockets are shot into space, Polaris, Transit I-B, Discoverer XI, includes neat photo of recovery plane C-119 catching a payload parachute in mid air. Article on Gore Vidal and "The Best Man." Underwater photos of the National A.A.U. swimming meet. Volunteer firemen in Franklin Village, Michigan are among the town's top money makers. Photo essay - spring tour of six Southwest states by Alfred Eisenstaedt, among many photos is a two page spread of the Feast of Ramps in Cosby, with huge bunch of chicken being barbequed. Rally around Carnegie Hall to save it from being torn down. Len Hall hails the revolution wrought by TV and airplanes. Arnold Palmer, at Masters golf tournament, sets down his thoughts. Doris Kleiner begins life with Yul Brenner at a wedding feast. Travelers from Sarah Lawrence College go to Puerto Rico. Nice two page Good Year ad showing four different kinds of station wagons.
Very Good
- $25 buy now
Good - $15 buy now
Fair
(All Good, but has small hole punched through) - $7 buy now

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Life 
                    Magazine May 2, 1960Life Magazine May 2, 1960 : Cover - Trampoliners in California.

Article includes photos of Bill Sorenson, Verna Werner, 78 year-old Shichizo Takeda, Raymond O'Connor, Kai Haber, Dar Robinson, Roger Muetzelfield, Janos Prohaska, Cherylee Buck (17 months old) and others. De Gaulle visits the US. After Korean rioting - a clamor for reform. Union man Tom Dobson in Birmingham. Latter day saints of Joseph Smith. Ad - two page color for Prince Matchabelli cologne. Horse in sport photos by mark Kauffman. Groucho Marx in the Mikado. Madonna tears in St. Paul's church Hempstead. School dropout rate on the rise Part I. Fashion - splashy prints are back at Covent Garden. Burlesque and the Night they raided Minsky. Charming full page color Kellogg's Corn Flakes ad with elderly man eating at antique desk, style similar to Norman Rockwell. Stunning Maidenform girdle ad - women aren't really that shape, are they?!? Interesting multi-exposure photo taken by Francis Miller of model Joey Holter walking across a dark room wearing lighted shoes, Samuels Shoe company - these work just like today's light-up sneakers for kids. Clamor for reform in Korea. Chess game at University of California, played between two matching building with 64 windows each - using really BIG chess pieces. Tom Dobson, welder at furnace plant in Birmingham, England, works in silence - no one will talk to him because he is a member of a different union, six weeks and counting - related to movie "Angry Silence." Cute full page photo of baseball catcher Denny Dellatorre and his dog Skippy. Full page color Friskies dog food ad with bulldog in police helmet.
Good - $15 buy now
Fair (All G, nice, but cover has some soil) - $8 buy now

Life Magazine May 
                    9, 1960Life Magazine May 9, 1960 : Cover - Yvette Mimieux - warmly wistful starlet (Feature article inside with lots of candid photos).

Another one of those curious full page League of Honest Coffee Lovers ads with sort of medieval theme with knights. Cool full page BMC 850 car ad, British Motor Cars, looks like a Mini Cooper. Ad - full page color - 1960 Rambler custom 4 door hardtop "sheriff nabs notorious tank robber" by Syverson. Alfred Knopf - literary photo gallery - Jean-Paul Sarte, Thomas Mann, Sigrid Undset, Joseph Hergesheimer, Albert Camus, John Hersey. A hard test in West Virginia - Jack Kennedy and Humphrey campaigns, includes a photo of JFK at coal mine near Mullens, JFK on front porch at Omar. Syngman Rhee resigns and turns the Republic of Korea back to democracy. Ad - two page full color for Ford Galaxies. Ad - two color photo for Pango Peach by Revlon. Caryl Chessman stirs debate over capital punishment. Death Penalty - pros and cons by Herbert Wechsler. Art Carney on Broadway. Astronauts in training Part IV - escape to sea after orbiting. Candid wedding photo of ice skaters Carol and Hayes Jenkins. Garden News - showy water lilies photos. Ad - full page color with Eva Gabor for Smirnoff. Part IV of series on Greece - the founder of self-government, strife torn Greece regains its birthright. Feature on Art Carney, television actor, host. Fashion - gypsy hoop earrings. High School Dropouts part II - a hopeful second change for Carol Kaiser, Delbert Steward, Paul Williams, Kim Butler, Lonnie Johnson. Drive through banks, and other banking gimmicks, by Herbert Brean. Charles de Gaulle visits Broadway to Bourbon Street. Horse chariot racing near Boise, Idaho.
Fair (All Very Good, but has faint library stamp on nose and throughout inside) - $18 buy now
Fair (All Good / Very Good, but has address label scar in red band on cover) - $18 buy now

Life Magazine May 
                    16, 1960Life Magazine May 16, 1960 : Cover - Bridal procession in Abbey - Princess Margaret marries Antony Armstrong-Jones (nice article inside).

Full page America's Rural Electric System ad with nighttime view of Lone Dot ( a little town). Full page color Pontiac Bonneville ad with nautical scene by A.F. and V.K. Gary Powers and his U-2 spy plane is shot down over Russia. Barbara Moore outwalks two military men, Patrick Moloney and Mervyn Evans, who she called "Scoundrels.". Cute series of photos of lion and chick (as in baby chicken). Neat photo of spears of wood stuck in National Guard hangar roof by a tornado. Lyndon Johnson at his ranch, candid shots with family. Very nice full page color Richfield gasoline ad with family and two lambs, sorry, art is not signed. The Unforgiven with Audrey Hepburn and Burt Lancaster. Millionaire G. David Thompson and his modern art. Scotsdale School Science Club in El Paso, Texas builds a huge balloon to test a theory. Ad - full page color Plymouth Valiant. Swim suite throwbacks to the 30s. Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley sing each other's songs. West Germans in arms - on our side this time, photos by James Whitmore. Theater - "Duel of Angels" with Vivien Leigh and Mary Ure. Dick Clark and phoniness in the music industry. 1912 Free for all the Democratic convention. Ad - full page color for Budweiser in the six pack. Sorority Sisters go on a luxury weekend with Mrs. May - Sigma Alpha Theta. Father's day at the Francis W. Parker School in Chicago, includes Paul Rosenbluth and others.
Good - $15 buy now

Life Magazine May 23, 
                    1960Life Magazine May 23, 1960 : Cover - Minuteman of Lexington Green.

Ad - full page color for Motorola pocket radio. Midnight Sun Festival in Nome, Alaska. The National Purpose - Early democracy documents, people and places - Part I. Fateful Confrontation - Eisenhower and Khrushchev and international spying - Mata Hari, Lionel Crabb, Rudolph Abel, Klaus Fuchs, Richard Sorge, Pauline Cushman, Belle Boyd. The first full page color Jantzen ad I remember that is a photo, not art - violet print two piece swim suit. Philanthropist John D. Rockefeller Jr. obituary. Marguerite Henry's horse Misty of Chincoteague has a foal. Garden photos - Dahlias. Ad - two page color - Kodak showing the history of cameras. Juliette Greco in Crack in the Mirror. Ad - full page color for Lifesavers. Domino tournament in San Francisco with Dan London, Vaden Mayers. Movie mopheads Tom, Dick and Harry O'Leary. Two page color Eastman Kodak ad with 8 different cameras and projectors. Marlene Dietrich returns to Germany. Jordan's King Hussein and Mohammed Oufkir go hunting. Around the world underwater with the Triton submarine, includes photos of parents and new babies born while fathers were away. Handkerchief fashion choices for men. Ad - Ayds diet pills - full page B&W "Why Hollywood stopped dieting" with Mamie Van Doren, and Virginia Bruce. The "April in Paris" ball. My well balanced life on a wooden leg - article and drawings by Al Capp. Teen music idol, Conrad Birdie, in "Bye Bye Birdie" with Dick Gautier, more. Charming photo of little Jon Beers who was not having fun holding two big fish. Full page General Electric ad with the Alfred Kowalski fmily of Michigan.
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Life Magazine May 30, 
                    1960Life Magazine May 30, 1960 : Cover - Nikita Khrushchev and Soviet Defense Minister Rodion Y. Malinovsky.

After the collapse of the world summit, preparations for renewal of cold war. Two pages of photos of vice president Richard Nixon. Neat full page color Pbco ad (floor coverings) set in Redwood forest. Two page color General Motors ad with Dynamic 88 Oldsmobile Fiesta, in Custer STate Park, South Dakota, art. A photo from the funeral of Aly Khan, son of Aga Khan - Aly was once married to Rita Hayworth. Lucious looking two page Sunkist juice ad. Photo essay - Resplendent relics in the Kremlin in color. Eloquent guides to America's National Purpose, part 2. Nightmare end of a dream trip in a hail of bullets in Saudi Arabia, Miriam and Thomas Kendall, children, Mrs. Ramona Shearer and son, PBY amphibian plane - amazing story! Director Billy Wilder. Lovely full page color Renault Dauphine ad with teal car. Chris von Saltza, US women's swimming hope for Olympics. Kenneth Kaunda, head of a new Nationalist party in Northern Rhodesia, Africa. Full page color White King Detergent ad, signed by Whitney Darrow, Jr. Party - Mrs. Katz in Kyoto with Japanese pen pal.
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Life Magazine June 
                    6, 1960Life Magazine June 6, 1960 : Cover - Lee Remick (feature inside).

Intrepid men on Mount McKinley - the most massive mountain rescue operation in history saves climbers on McKinley, Helga Bading, John Day of Oregon, Lou Whittaker, Jim Whittaker, Pete Schoening, rescuers or rescue organizers included Bradford Washburn, Piot Link Luckett, Rodman Wilson, pilot Don Sheldon, Paul Crews, others. Cute full page color 7up soda ad with pink and white blond girl making ice cream floats. Charming set of photos of trying to get baby Robin Portello to look happy in her Chix diapers, includes professional smile bringer Josef Schneider. More on the U-2 spy plane drama that was used as an excuse to wreck the summit. Earthquake racks Chile, sends havoc across the Pacific. Israeli capture of Nazi mass murderer, Adolph Eichmann. America's National Purpose, part 3. Men must be changed before a nation can, by Billy Graham. How some Congressmen live high off the public. Gaudy show girls in Las Vegas. Photo essay - Fresh water fishing, Ernest Schwiebert, Zera Lee Stokely, Roderick Haig-Brown, Norm Hathaway. Fashion design student's prize dream, Deanna Cohen. Second round in village murder mystery, Newbury, Vermont. Close-up - Painter Marc Chagall at 70. Oversized parasols for summer come from Japan. Pretty full page color Lark ad with red car and fire truck.
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Life Magazine June 
                    13, 1960Life Magazine June 13, 1960 : Cover - Hayley Mills in Pollyanna.

Feature on car racing, includes Drag racers and the 550 hp Swamp Rat race car with parachute, driver Art Malone, Go-Kart racers, Midget racers, and other race cars, plus photos of the appalling collapse of a tower full of spectators at the Indianapolis speedway, winner Elbert Porter, George Walker family at the Williams Grove, Pennsylvania speedway. Very cute full page Sportsman shaving lotion ad with art of little boy in father's hat and shoe. Full page ad for Tahoe Keys, California real estate development. Broadway on strike - Melvyn Douglas, Arthur Cantor, Mary Martin, Anne Bancroft, others. The world sends aid to Santiago, Chile after huge earthquake, photo includes photo of US Air Force globemaster transport plane 21053. Julia Meade, actress, delivers commercials. 12 Angry men and the famous Sacco-Venzetti case. Ad - two page color for General Mills cereals - Cheerios, Hi Pro, Trix, Cocoa Puffs, Wheaties, Kix, Jets, Frosty Os. George Mangun of Mendham Town and his mice. Russia's Remote Lands - photos by Howard Sochurek, Yakutsk, Bukhara wall, Alma Ata, Dzhavari Cathedral. Russian poet Pasternak obituary. Kenneth Earnest recovers from snake bite from Australian Tiger Snake. Interesting story about the volunteer firemen of La Boca, Argentina and their trip to trade in old fire engine for new in Cortland, New York. John W. Gardner and Clinton Rossiter on Americas National Purpose. Ad - full page two color - Jack Harris produces Dinosaurs in Cinemascope. Cute two page color Revlon fingernail polish ad, frosted.
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Life Magazine June 
                    20, 1960Life Magazine June 20, 1960 : Fold-out Cover - the busiest freeway in the busiest city, Los Angeles, California - feature on Los Angeles inside.

Charming full page color Burgermeister Beer ad with beach art. Nelson Rockefeller demands Nixon declare himself on issues. John D. Rockefeller IV listens to student woes in Japan. Full page color Campbell's soups ad with workers in tomato field near Cairo, Georgia. Broadway's black-out ends. One of those curious historical photos - men in hazmat suits testing cows with Geiger counters for radiation contamination from burned nuclear missile at Bomarc missile base near Trenton, New Jersey. Photo of three Scandinavian princesses meeting Elvis Presley. Singer Sammy Davis Jr. announces that he will marry actress May Britt - "I don't care if the kids are black, white, or polka dot.". The tale of Adolf Eichmann's epic capture. Last residents sorrowfully move to make room for Tuttle Creek reservoir in Kansas. King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit of Thailand in color. America's National Purpose, part 5. Photo essay in color - Los Angeles. Peter Sellers. Visits to the boxing training camps of Challenger Floyd Patterson and Champ Ingemar Johansson. A Winnie-the-Pooh birthday party for Ted Boucher. Nice full page color Buick ad with black car. The nice story of Harry Goodridge, skindiver from Rockport, Maine, and his friend and seal. Fashion - bare midriffs. A winnie-the-Pooh party, Ted Boucher of San Mateo, California, others. Neat full page color Richfield gasoline ad with fly fishing scene. Neat full page color Friskies dog food ad with Schnauzer dog sitting up and wearing leather pilot's helmet (same ad in 10-24-60).
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Life Magazine June 
                    27, 1960Life Magazine June 27, 1960 : Fold-out Cover - Walrus herd in Alaska.

Arnold Palmer, new hero of golf, surmounts the miseries of Denver's altitude and wins US Open at Cherry Hills, he beats Ben Hogan, some of the golfers need supplemental oxygen! Full page color White King detergent ad with grubby boy, art by J. Vance. Follow-up letter and photo pertaining to Mt. McKinley rescue (LIFE June 6, 1960). Riots in Japan cause cancellation of President Eisenhower's invitation. Honor student Stephen Bayne turns down prize from the American Legion. Photo essay - Alaska's animals. US shot-putters break records, includes photos of Bill Nieder, Dallas Long, Parry O'Brien, Dave Davis - training still seems to include just plain eating a LOT. Neat two page color General Motors ad with the Pontiac Bonneville Custom Safari station wagon car and the Ranger III ship (that goes to Isle Royale), Mount Ripley ski area in background in Hancock, Michigan, map of Isle Royale, art by Ben J...?. Australian singer Diana Trask. Pinafore kit helps home sewers. Historical surgical transplant, kidney, John Riteris, Andrew Riteris. Russians in Korea - the hidden bosses. Boxing champ Archie Moore opens film career in Huckleberry Finn. 49 cub scouts are turned loose in a candy factory, Manufacturer Mark Heidelberger in Philadelphia. Cute full page photo of Kip Koehler holding a mermaid, Louanna Gardner. Cute full page color Pepsi-Cola ad with scuba diving theme.
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Life Magazine July 
                    4, 1960Life Magazine July 4, 1960 : Cover - Michigan political candidates parade in Lansing - fold-out cover photo.

Preconvention special issue about American Politics. Three page Savings and Loan Associations ad for "Independence Day." Pictorial guide to Los Angeles' sports Arena with names of locations of Democratic delegates, followed with a map of American geography as seen by the professional vote seeker. Nice two page color Swift's Premium meats ad with four boys in red hats eating hot dogs. Pet dogs, a politician's best friend - who has what kind of dog. Full page color Richfield gasoline ad with nice beach scene. Big color paintings of ten different US presidents from history. Humorous piece "We can't nominate HIM" by Robert Wallace. The lowly precinct, where the political activity begins. Geri Joseph of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Religious bias plagues American politics. Extremely cute full page color Bell Telephone ad with little girl in frilly pink diaper. Today this title means something else entirely - "Gay campaign paraphernalia" - it was an article about banners, hats, lanterns, campaign buttons and such. Northwestern University has fake National convention.
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Life 
                    Magazine July 11, 1960Life Magazine July 11, 1960 : Cover - Governor Nelson Rockefeller with his grandchildren.

Belgian Congo becomes independent, article includes a map of Africa with country names and status for independence - very different from today's map. Great full page color Friskies dog food ad with beagle in army helmet and dog tags. A cute series of photos of toddler Clark McCombe. Full page Walker's de Luxe whiskey ad with photo of surfing. Scandal at the Kenny Foundation. Photo essay - sharks, incl. facts swimmers should know. Another cute two page Volkswagen ad shows the current model and the oldest model (1945) - they look almost exactly the same. Photo essay - the Rockefellers. Nationwide response to the National Purpose series. Survivor of Agadir earthquake finds her rescuer, follow-up to the Morocco story, Sue Martin. Yummy looking ice cream pie with curious bouquet made with baby bottles, includes recipe - Gold Medal flour ad, full page color. Creepy two page color art of huge shark lurking in wave, art by Augustu Peck (I think), other cool shark art and photos in the article, photos of attack survivors Suzanne Theriot, Eddie Dawkins, Douglas Lawton, Albert Kogler (dying). Radio - Helen Trent goes off the air after 27 years. Alfred Hitchcock appears as phantom face in the foliage. A doctor and engineer devise artificial organs that allow mortals to function in space, Cyborg science - Nathan Kline and Manfred Clynes, art by Fred Freeman. Prisca Bunau-Varilla gives a party, daughter of the French Ambassador. Funny photo from wedding of Sandra and Sydney Leslie, with toddler Howard Kruger crawling under skirts of bride.
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Life Magazine July 
                    18, 1960Life Magazine July 18, 1960 : Cover - Ina Balin, an early look at a star-to-be (on holiday in Bermuda).

Rather cute full page Band-Aids ad with father and son working on model sailboat. Fun photos of people doing hand stands and walking on their hands, Wellesley, Massachusetts high school, Reb Moore, Berta De Fazio, Ronnie Peek, Skip Fumia, Ken La Borne, Nancy Critchlow, others. Full page color Minute Maid orange Bar ad, looks sort of like a popsicle in a tube. Communism's take-over in Castro's Cuba, includes photo of Che Guevara. Divers probe the deep after a Navy blimp (airship) disaster off the coast of New Jersey's Barnegat Inlet. Chaos in the Congo. Wild Newport stomp breaks up famous jazz festival. Italy's new ocean liner Leonardo da Vinci, great night time photo. Trout fishing in artificial pool in Detroit at supermarket, includes photos of Linda Goldman. Neat full page color Ethyl gasoline ad with photo of lighthouse at Fairport, Ohio. Photo essay - family backyard pools. Resort fashions - shirts for men. Photo essay : In Asia, democracy and soldier bosses (Part V) - Generals in Thailand and Pakistan keep hope for self-government, lots of photos of Pakistanis, all men. Wonderful artistic photos of Olympic athletes, including track and field events, Ed Bagdonas, Lee Calhoun, John Thomas, Don Bragg Bill Alley, Antony Watson. One of mad Mitford sisters explains 25 years of life in the headlines. Cute photo from bicycling trip of Troop 11 of the Covenant Baptist Church in Detroit, Boy Scouts. Nice full page color International Trucks ad with blue and white pickup.
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Life Magazine July 
                    25, 1960Life Magazine July 25, 1960 : Cover - Political demonstration in support of Jack Kennedy.

The Democratic convention : 12 pages color report. Phony spy charge - what the USA RB-47 bomber was really doing when Soviet fighter planes blasted it down, includes photos of Willard Palm, Eugene Posa, Oscar Goforth, John McKone, Bruce Olmstead, Dean Phillips, Mrs. Bruce Olmstead, others. Lovely full page color Newport cigarette ad with little skiff. Rioting in Leopoldville in Congo as United Nations troops arrive. Life correspondent Judson Gooding describes Castro, Cuba prison from the inside. Attractive full page color Pan American ad. Miracle at Niagara falls - 7 year old Roger Woodward survives, James Honeycutt dies. Musicians Judy Holliday, Betty Comden and Adolph Green. Neat full page color Pabst Blue Ribbon beer ad with people in old fashioned swimming suits from 1893. Photo essay - Europe's festivals from Spain to Scandinavia. Photo essay - the women of France. Science teams finds the cause of the Electra plane crashes. Williamsburg, Virginia kids step back to colonial days. Charming full page bright orange Kellogg's corn flakes cereal ad. Cute photo of dog Cookie lying in front of fan on owner Jack Tinney's bed, every dog lover in the world can relate to this photo!.
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Life Magazine August 
                    1, 1960Life Magazine August 1, 1960 : Cover - Giraffes and children at Africa USA in Boca Raton, Florida.

White men flee in terror from the chaos of the Congo. Full page Marlboro cigarettes ad with fly fishing theme. Great Polaris submarine break-through - missiles shot from sub give USA a mighty Cold war advantage. A new trend in amusement parks combines learning and fun. Photo essay - Mimi Barker, a Cold War widow, exemplifies an unsung aspect of peace - other widows with photos include Mrs. Dean Phillips, Mrs. Oscar Goforth, Mrs. Williard Palm and Mrs. Eugene Posa. New space suit described by astronaut Walter Schirra, photos of all. Benjamin Franklin - last article in this series. Nautical school for sailors - Herman F. Whiton purchases 8 sailing boats of International One-Design and starts school in Long Island Sound - photos include Robert Hunt, Herman Whiton, Ann Dunlaevey, Ernest Ratsey. Jacqueline Kennedy takes photographs of her candidate-husband on a newsy vacation. Full page color Gilbey's Gin ad with Matterhorn winter scene, art by John Moodie. Very funny photo of Jack Penwell receiving a trophy and a kiss from Valerie Grant. 1.0
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Life Magazine August 
                    8, 1960Life Magazine August 8, 1960 : Cover - Nixons at the Republican acceptance ceremony.

The Nixon-Lodge ticket. Full page Bell Telephone system ad with defensive safe driving test. The worst forest fires in decades threaten western forests, includes photos of old Navy F-7F fighter plane dropping a tankload of fire retardant. Extremely cute full page color Carnation milk ad - sadly paired with a photo of a charred rabbit, I'm sure Carnation wasn't pleased with that. Underwater Persian ballet, produced by swimmer Esther Williams, great photo of Barbara Arwood, Sherry Brown, and Ginger Stolz. The Metropolitan museum gets "The Fortune Teller" by Georges de La Tour, and other masterpieces. Photo essay - Gina Lollobrigida. Article - Who is normal? - article illustrated by Whitney Darrow Jr. Sure fire recipes for teenagers, includes pizza. Tour de France bicycle race with amazing bloody post crash photos, photos of riders Henry Anglade, Louis Rostollan, Andre Foucher, Roger Riviere. Heavyweight Champ Floyd Patterson with a real crown. Wonderful photo of Liam Sean Horey, 8 months, sleeping in floating ring. Nice two page color photo of Detroit's John C. Lodge Expressway as part of Good Year ad.
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Life Magazine August 
                    15, 1960Life Magazine August 15, 1960 : Cover - Marilyn Monroe with Yves Montand.

Full page color Chef Boy-ar-Dee Ravioli ad, bite-size meat pies. Full page Maidenform girdle and bra ad with Ceil Chapman. Charmingly candid photo of the three royal youngsters, Princess Anne, Prince Charles, Prince Andrew. Cute full page color Carousel ice cream ad with art of two little kids on carousel horses, black and dapple grey. Pittsburgh Pirate's fans hopeful in battle toward baseball pennant, photos include Danny Murtaugh, Roberto Clemente, Dick Groat, some history, more. New violence in Congo, Katanga. Another odd full page color Leslie salt ad with everything in pink. Full page Matson Lines cruises ad for trips to Hawaii. Missing codemen may be behind the Iron Curtain. What ails Castro? - while Fidel sickens, brother Raul takes charge. Fashion, a neat petticoat for little girls with an inflatable ring to make it stand out and be puffy. Photo essay - Spectacular structures for Olympic games in Italy. Photo essay - filming of "Let's Make Love" with Marilyn Monroe looking pretty chunky. Movie - Bing Crosby in High Time. Doctors are baffled by sleeping sisters, Venita and Bernadette Fratantonio in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. Prince Carl of Wurttemberg marries Princess Diane of France. Cute full page color Friskies dog food ad with boxer in police hat.
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Life Magazine August 22, 1960Life Magazine August 22, 1960 : Cover - Chris von Saltza and Lynn Burke,Two pretty blonde women in swimming pool - U.S. Record breakers head for Olympics.

Full page Mayo Spruce men and boy's underwear ad. Full page color Burgermeister beer ad with nice beach art. Fun photos of people looking up at an upsidedown house, it was to interest people in new low-cost homes, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, builders Norman Johnson and Hanley Wolf. Two page ad for Gold Medallion Homes with the Bill and Kay Parks family. Earth's orbital traffic becoming almost All-American, Echo satellite, Robert Carroll, Albert Pospisil, Thomas White, Robert M. White (sets altitude record in X-15), X-15 dropping out of B-52 airplane, satellite cartoons by Edward Sorel. Photo of Three Mississippi beauty queens, Lynda Lee Mead, Mary Ann Mobley, Patricia Ann McRaney. Charlie and George Finn. Sad answer to Sleeping Beauty case - Bernadette and Venita Fratantonio (see LIFE August 15, 1960) - their mother had been giving them large doses of barbiturates. Folklore of America Part 5, the frontier, art by Lewicki. Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Bikini release with great illustrative color photo. Three of his divorced wives help Johnny Meyer celebrate his birthday. Neat huge model of the human brain, Will Burtin. The National Purpose, as presented by Senator John F. Kennedy.
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Life Magazine 
                    August 29, 1960Life Magazine August 29, 1960 : Cover - Joseph W. Kittinger skydiver.

Starting his record 85,300 foot free fall before opening his parachute (great photos inside, too) - he rode up to 102,800 feet in an open gondola balloon then jumped out. U-2 Pilot Francis Powers and his family ordeal, Red propaganda trial. Full page color Ethyl Corporation ad with Garden of the Gods in Colorado, mesa Verde, Rocky Mountain National Park, Glenwood Springs. Mystery of the stunted children, Connie, Gordon and Glenda Dickerson trapped at home by mother in Tecumseh, Ontario. The animal, Romona from New Guinea, a cuscus, a marsupial. Photo essay - Jerrie Cobb trains for space. Photo essay - Steel Mills encroaching on the Indiana dunes jeopardize a wilderness sanctuary. Elegant Iris. Nice two page color McGregor coats ad with 8 different coats and more with prices, art. Gene Kelly gets resounding curtain call at Paris Opera. Sassy styles in Sausalito, at home on houseboats. Full page LIFE ad for the Hemmingway article coming up in the next issue. Singer Paul Anka. Melon massacre in Metuchen, New Jersey. Jerrie Cobb (a woman) of Oklahoma City becomes the first prospective female space pilot, passes all the tests. Photo of Jim Noles doing a boating stunt through flames for movie. Vice President Richard M. Nixon and his take on National Purpose. Handsome full page color Prell ad with jewels in sudsy hair. A water melon eating contest in Metuchen, New jersey, includes photos of Barbara Walp, Willy Jones, Susan Barber, Judy Byers.
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Life Magazine 
                    September 5, 1960Life Magazine September 5, 1960 : Cover - Ernest Hemingway.

This issue contains "The Dangerous Summer", Part 1 of 3, story is about bull fighting and more, Hemmingway's actual travels. Price of speed on highways is paid in Wilmont, Minnesota and South Hero, Vermont - horrible wreckage photo, includes photos of victims and families, Daigle, Decarreau, Landino, Paquette, Soutiere, John and Lola Voss, Schroer, Bunkers, Gerber, Buckner, others. Two page Marlboro cigarettes ad with fly fishing theme. Rule by rifle butt takes over in Congo confusion. Two page Haggar slacks ad with very happy male model, looks a lot like Bing Crosby in "High Time" in August 15 LIFE. Olympics open with pomp and a prank, an unscheduled sprinter. Oscar Hammerstein dies, songwriter. Ceylon's lady prime minister Sirimavo - world's first. Two page color Swift's Premium meats ad with the two biggest steaks you've ever seen. Great photo of boys Greg Irvin and Donny Losby made up as aliens for "Twilight Zone." Princess Ira von Furstenburg has marital problems in Mexico. Boatlike form seen near Mt. Ararat - Noah's ark? Color feature on ants, art by Rudolf Freund. Unusual full page color Canadian Club ad inside back cover, with Howard Martinson and others sand skiing at Pasamayo Grande in Peru. Nice story about Dirk Sanders and Annie Farge in Paris. Photo of Peter White's seven sons jumping into the water, Smithtown, New York. Full page color Kraft Grape jelly ad with bowl of gorgeous grapes.
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Life Magazine 
                    September 12, 1960Life Magazine September 12, 1960 : Cover - Doris Fuchs and Sharon Richardson of US Olympic team in Stadio dei Marmi.

Ernest Hemmingway's "The Dangerous Summer" Part 2 of 3. The finest Olympic show ever, with photos of runners Frank Budd, Dave Sime, Ray Norton, track stadium, swimming hall, Ingrid Kramer, swimmer Paula Jean Pope, Bob Peck, Carolyn Wood, John Thomas, Vera Krepkina, Elvira Ozolina, Bill Nieder, Robert Shavlakadze, Bicycle racers Knud Enemark Jensen (who died - this started a doping scandal), his teammate Neils Baunsoe, and others. Very nice full page color Burgermeister Beer ad with boat Burgie II, art by C. Allen. Racial fury over sit-ins flares up in Jacksonville. Handsome two page color Volkswagon ad with bright red van, the shape of trucks to come. Clinging Dakkochan doll takes over Japan. The Dangerous Summer, Part 2 by Ernest Hemingway. Photo essay - the people of the US / Canadian border, includes photos of Billman Jones, Hurd Mason Cooper, Henry Clark, Evariste Cloutier, Adrien Baufford, others. Greer Garson in Mrs. Roosevelt in movie, Sunrise at Campobello. Unusual two page color Top Value stamps ad with elephant pulling sleigh in snow. Close-up - Theodore Green. Fall fashions in Paris. Devil Pups - boys at Marine Corps Camp in Pendleton, California. Very cute photo of two European brown bears cubs playing in a puddle. Nice full page color 7up ad.
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Life Magazine September 
                    19, 1960Life Magazine September 19, 1960 : Cover - Grandma Moses on her 100th birthday.

Broken strap plunges trapeze performer to her death, Carmen Rosaire. Nice full page Tang ad with color. The Dangerous Summer, Part 3 of 3by Ernest Hemingway. Photo essay - Grandma Moses. Scientist uses a dummy to study sounds inside human skull, Robert Hanson. Melina Mercouri, Greek movie star. John Wayne and his $15-million Alamo saga. More on Olympics, Wilma Rudolph, Don Bragg. Neat photo of burning school house with children watching, North Salem Elementary, New York. Melvin Miller of Peoria. Curious "Sugar Information" ad which states that sugar is good for dieters because it helps satisfies appetite. Full page color Creslan acrylic fiber ad (fabric, rugs). Three page color photo showing many samples of affordable artwork. Charming full page color ad for S & H Green Stamps "Merry Christmas in September!" Two page cartoon by Gene Miller "The nearsighted Mister Magoo" - it is an ad for GE Light bulbs. Political issues including many pages with photos on Civil equality, the negro fight for equality, including photos of Virginius Thornton, David Gunter, Leroy Hill, Delores Jean York, Cassandra Wilkinson, Charles Radford, Gloria Jean Mead, Carol Irene Swann, Ruth Patillo, William L. Dawson, and others. Photo of all the Miss America contestants (with names and states), including Nancy Anne Flemig of Michigan who won. War in Congo. Curious story of Edward McClure and George Staley who switched places in (and out) of the U.S. Army. Full page color Friskies Dog Foot ad with spaniel (?) in a pirate hat on the beach.
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Life 
                    Magazine September 26, 1960Life Magazine September 26, 1960 : Cover - Fluffy ostrich cape by designer Norell.

Sensational clothes by America's Norman Norell - including a great full page color photo of Norell with four long, lean models in sequined sheath gowns, and other memorable photos. More photos from Olympics. A great article comparing the clothes, fashions of Jackie Kennedy and Pat Nixon. Donna and Ethel hurricanes bring havoc to US coasts, photos of boats driven ashore at Cransont, Rhode Island, de-roofed Key Colony beach row, evacuated residents of Dauphin Island in Alabama, more. Photo essay - Hopeful launching of a proud and free Nigeria, very colorful photos, Christians and Moslems, more. . Background for voting, part 2 - Battle for the farm, how two parties would solve the problem. Photo of a giant Electra airplane laying upside-down - see related articles earlier this year about Electras. Photo of a very young Joseph Mobutu taking over in Congo. Rising fortunes of US osteopaths. Strange sun sickness, Porphyria cutanea tarda, and Mrs. Norton J. Carlson of Grand Junction, Colorado. French sculptor Cesar Baldaccini. "Project Hope" begins taking US medical and technical aid to needy countries - White Fleet. Icky photos of medical experimentation on a cat with a rat, New York State Psychiatric Institute. WOW - this is it - the famous photo of a baby with a bowl of pasta turned over her head, Wendy Rotes of St. Petersburg, Florida. Full page color American Airlines ad with lots of stewardesses, Stewardess College. Battle of the Farm, the fight for the farm vote, includes Bradshaw, Nebraska, Duane Burney, L. Wallace Farquhar, Joy Sporhase, others. Two page Gold Medallion Homes ad with Alan Nelson family of South Bend, Indiana. Another cute full page color Hanes stockings ad with frog, art by Bobri. Full page Bantron stop-smoking ad with Mickey Mantle, baseball. An ice skating cocktail party, Molly and Colin Beatty.
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Life Magazine October 
                    3, 1960Life Magazine October 3, 1960 : Cover - Eisenhower's historic speech at UN, great shot of delegates seated in the General Assembly hall for Eisenhower address.

Photo essay - Seventh Avenue rules the nation's style, color photos of garment industry workers including trucker Jose Castillo, designer Ricci Kilsdonk, model Barbara Cummings, manufacturer Max Matlick, designer's aide Fritzi De Majo, more. Photo essay - Freshman class 1960 - LIFE looks ahead with a realistic guide for future College applicants, two page photo of students in Hill Auditorium at University of Michigan, glut of students leads to shortage of housing. Two page color Del Monte Round-up ad with starts of TV westerns, John Smith, Lorne Green, Michael Landon, Doug McClure. Part VI of the Astronauts' report for Life on their training, essay about Redstone rocket by Gordon Cooper. Enormous wheat crop creates glut. Full page ad saluting the 25th Anniversary of Shipsteads and Johnson Ice Follies, with photos of the founders and some skaters. Baltimore Orioles go to pieces against the Yanks. 8-year old Robbie Kilborne of Gloucester, Massachusetts lands a 264 pound bluefin tuna. California town meets epidemic threat of polio with drive-in vaccinations, Glendale, kids getting vaccinations: Kenny Starling, Lynne Sullivan, Roberta Navis, Mark Detlefsen, Sharon Kay Sloo. Boys have ball at Dad's work, Chuck Connors and his children on TV western show "Rifleman." Very cute full page color Bell Telephone System ad with boy in football uniform. Cute photo of Judy (dog) and Steve Benci of Meridian, Mississippi : Judy is sleeping in Steve's bed and Steve is sleeping on the floor under the bed. Full page black and pink ad for "Midnight Lace" starring Doris Day, Rex Harrison, John Gavin.
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Life Magazine 
                    October 10, 1960Life Magazine October 10, 1960: Cover - Very cute photo of Doris Day with her hair pulled back.

Revealing photography shows the dramatic moments of the sharpening Nixon-Kennedy campaign. Pleasant views at the U.N. building, women staff and Ambassadors wives including Marie Weizmann, Cornelia Faust, Myrta Tsagari, Wilma Klein, Kadiatou Diallo, Ngaire Anderson, Joan Hsu, Cynthia Tamayo, Kshama Fernando, Sybil Wong. Shiny new bridges span Northwestern waters, Vancouver. Emily Post dies. Pat Nixon and Jackie Kennedy (candidates wives) keep home fires burning. Full page Commercial Banks ad with photo of three men in Dodgers uniforms missing a fly ball. Dictionary of Bostonese by Frank Gilbreth. Jim Brosnan and Ted Williams give inside pictures on the big baseball Series. Kids rooms can be their castles. Le Sueur Minnesota has corn on the cob day, Corn Queen Carol Meyer, Mrs. August Harder. Flightless birds - great art by Guy Tudor with story, cassowaries, kiwi, ostrich, emu, moa, more. East Bay Children's Hospital, Oakland, California welcomes nursery schoolers on field trip to learn what it's like to be sick and in the hospital, Nurse Delora Pitman, kids Barbara Trutner, Cathy Taggart, Katherine Reginato. Ex-soldier Elvis Presley plays a G.I. baby-sitter, cute photos of him with babies. Perils for spike heeled girls, great shots of the traps awaiting your shoes in the city. 14-year-old Sue Lyon is chosen to play Lolita in Stanley Kubrick's version of the film. Mark Twain's daughter Clara Clemens Samssoud remembers her father in introduction to new edition of his work. Just plain awesome color double-page spread car ads for each of the following : Ford Falcon pickup, Mercury Meteor 600 and 800, 1961 Chevy Corvair, Oldsmobile F-85, Oldsmobile 98. Chrysler 1961 Newport. Ford Falcon 1961 (sedan).
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Life Magazine                      October 17, 1960Life Magazine October 17, 1960 : Cover - Henry Cabot Lodge and his wife, Emily.

Neat two page photo of a parade of the 1961 model cars spiraling down a ramp at Detroit's Cobo Hall. The hot issue of America's vitality, 12 page article about industry, economy and growth. Lawyer Joseph Welch dies at 69. Returning Olympic star Wilma Rudolph gets a rousing celebration in her home town. Photo essay - Lawmakers' wives and kin model elegant US fashions. Full page color Sanka ad with art by John Falter. Photo essay - Henry Lodge's campaign success interrupts a cherished family life. Underwater vigil for a diver's life, David Merwin helped by Donald Raymond. The Big B-70 bomber will be too fast to be caught, too high to be hit, illustrations by Mel Hunter. 10-year-old Darby Collins steels the show at her sister Jane's wedding to John Aurell. Fiber optics launch a new industry, Dr. Walter P. Siegmund, American Optical Company, Corwin Brumley, Bausch & Lomb. Leger Museum open in Biot, France. Charlie Ruggles and Walter Brennan join Debbie Reynolds in a TV dance. Carol Lawrence, after Broadway success, has heartfelt homecoming at her old school, Proviso High School, Melrose Park, Illinois. Revisit to site where 92 Chicago school children died in a fire, Our Lady of Angels School, (see also Dec. 15 1958 issue), Marie Hartman, Patricia Del Debbio, Sister Mary Remi. World Series report : the Pirates and the Yankees, with Mickey Mantle. Young gorillas being raised at Milwaukee Zoo, Terra and Tanga, keeper Lester Bulgrin. Colossal tangle in a tank, funny underwater photo from "Where the Boys Are," Barbara Nichols, Jim Hutton. Mrs. Bobby Dodd feels torn between loyalties as her son's football teach plays against her husband's (U of Florida vs. Georgia Tech). Two page color DeLuxe toys ad for the "Operation X-500" rocket launcher and base toy.
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                    October 24, 1960Life Magazine October 24, 1960 : Cover - Nancy Kwan as Suzie Wong.

Two page color Studebaker Lark ad. Japanese murder - Inejiro Asanuma is killed, the most photographed assassination in history. Princess Alexandra of Kent visits Nigeria. Italian Streetwear Pants by designer Norman Norell and Jacques Heim. Full page color S&H Green Stamps ad with Mrs. Charles H. May of San Bernadion, California. Little flower bulbs to plant now for early spring splash, crocus. Washington DC's Congregation Ohev Sholom Talmud Torah performs Genizah when the new American edition of the Siddur is published. Two page color Baby Ruth and Butterfinger Halloween ad. New movie Spartacus with Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier and Peter Ustinov, lots of great color photos and stunts. Lady astronaut Jerrie Cobb in weightless tank, sensory deprivation test. Surgery helps restore hearing to deaf Joseph F. Corey. Sergeant Alvin York at 72. Full page color Oldsmobile Super 88 ad, car in the mountains. Laurence Olivier play Thomas Becket to Anthony Quinn's King Henry II. Bygone builders and architects, 10 page photo gallery by Clarence John Laughlin, includes photo of Fire station 15 in San Francisco (now torn down), Milton Doullut's house in New Orleans, Moorish theme house in Galveston, more. A serious search for weird worlds by Ray Bradbury, Project Ozma of the NRAO, drawings by Fred Freeman. Full page color Friskies ad with Schnauzer dog in airplane pilot helmet. Firemen's muster at Newburyport, Massachusetts. Implausible World Series (baseball) with Pittsburgh Pirates, many photos including Bill Mazeroski, Mayor Joe Barr.
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                    31, 1960Life Magazine October 31, 1960 : Cover - A Halloween salute to specters and spooks.

Egyptian parachutist Ali Amin takes self portraits over the Pyramids. Going gets tougher for Catro's Regime. Two page Sunbeam shavemaster ad with TV newscaster Kenneth Banghart stopping George Vaughan to try out shaver on his way to work. Anita Ekberg films in Italy, draws a bow and arrow on annoying photographers. Young medical technician Mark Higgins is killed in Congo in case of mistaken identity. Full page color Kool-Aid ad with smiling pitcher of orange drink and Halloween treats. Two half-page ads across from each other, Elizabeth Taylor  illustration by Russell Raddon Gale for movie "Butterfield 8" with Eddie Fisher, Laurence Harvey. Former TV quiz show queens booked for lying to a grand jury. Colored contact lenses demonstrated by Dorothy Parker. Kids walking on the Wibbler - Mr. Harold Katz. Missouri Botanical Garden in St. Louis. Halloween photos of his kids and their friends in costume against funhouse mirrors, 11 pages by George Silk. Baseball Coach Casey Stengel profile. Sviatoslav Richter plays with the Chicago Symphony led by Erich Leinsdorf. The light side of the campaign cartoons by Ronald Searle. Hammarksjold boldly blazes a new path for the new United Nations. Full page color Ponds cold cream ad with Condesa de Quintanilla. Orphan Satsuki Nakagawa and the US Army Wolfhound battle group. Wonderful full page color Coca-cola ad on back cover with four ballerinas.
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Life Magazine November 
                    7, 1960Life Magazine November 7, 1960 : Cover - The earth and its magnetic field.

Puerto Rico - the pulpit enters politics. Two page color Northern tissue ad show all three of the illustrations of the "All-American Boys" from the packaging. Many foldout maps if land surface beneath oceans. Pictorial essay - Part 1 of a new series, New Portrait of our Planet, Great discoveries of the International Geophysical Year (IGY), structure of a not-so-solid earth. Photo essay - High school football fever, includes Linda Midyett and Carol Albers of Lawrence, Kansas, Chuck Bowen, Janice Salisbury, Bob Kimball, Cindy Thompson, Judy Grigg and others. US voter has moral responsibilities by Billy Graham. Two page Polaroid Land Camera, black and white image in 10 seconds. Martyr of the sit-ins, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Julie Newmar, actress, dancing poolside with college boys. Deborah Kerr and Robert Mitchum in the "Sundowners." Champ rodeo horse Baby Doll comes to end of the trail, Willard Combs, Checotah, Oklahoma. Paris copies of fashions for little girls. Photo of Gloria Swanson in black gown and red boa standing amidst the wreckage of the Roxy Theatre, in the process of being torn down. Funny series of photos of a huge shaggy dog, Ch. Fessiwig Ceiling Zero with little friends Diane Shrank and Rikki Van Rensselaer. Poet Saint-John Perse is the Nobel Prize winner in literature. 83-year-old woman left forgotten in New York city jail for 3 1/2 years is finally released, Hattie Hollowell. Funny photo of George S. Wood of Lima, Ohio yawning while playing the violin. Nice full page color Studebaker 1961 Lark ad with grey car.
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Life Magazine November 
                    14, 1960Life Magazine November 14, 1960 : Cover - Sophia Loren (awesome, sultry photo).

California State Polytechnic College has a disaster - airplane carrying football team crashes and kills or injuries the whole team. Great series of photos of Maurice Baquet and his ridiculous devotion to his cello, skiing, in the rain, swimming, on a Mont Blanc cliff. Full page Douglas DC-8 ad with illustration of kids boarding a plane by Mike Ludlow. Shah of Iran's third wife has a son. Aviators fly past US patrols and try to bomb Cuba. Sensational photo record of lions' attack, Joaquin Barranco lost an arm but lived. California State Polytechnic College mourns loss of 16 football team members in plane crash in Ohio. Small photo of Marilyn Monroe dancing with husband Arthur Miller. Californian Dr. Willard F. Libbry winds Nobel Prize in chemistry for his carbon-dating process for artifacts. Full page color 7-Up ad with young bandmember, majorette, and a goat. Pictorial essay - New Portrait of our planet, Part 2, IGY - huge air and ocean streams, illustrations by A. Petrucelli. Photo essay - the people of photographer Penn, including Augustuc John, Goodman Ace, Ed Wynn, Kay Kendall, Igor Stravinsky. Thornton W. Burgess, fifty years a taleteller. A backyard submarine that works. How to decorate blank walls and create vistas. Last year's villain becomes this year's hero, Coach Murray Warmath. The Ballad of Joe Hilderbrand, on the run in the Ozarks. Burl Barhite and Paul Arnold's homemade baby sub in Miami. Sophia in a movie as a princess. Photo of boxer dog Katie riding on motorcycle with owner Franklin Driscoll. Full page Better vision Institute ad with closeup portrait of Steve Allen.
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                    Magazine November 21, 1960Life Magazine November 21, 1960 : Cover - Victorious young Kennedys - Jackie is pregnant, the beginnings of the Kennedy Era, the administration-to-be.

Portrait of our planet Part 3 - the Antarctic, photos by Schulthess. Great full page color Ad for "GI Blues" with Elvis Presley and Juliet Prowse. Armistice day in France. Strange story of a coffin with the wrong body in it, Jane Frost, Mary Hawthorne. Tab Hunter stands up to charges of animal abuse and cruelty. Russian and Chinese communists put on theatrics for the West to guess about. Self-government on trial in Japan. TV's first cartoon for grownups - Flintstones by Carlo Vinci. Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller separate, poignant photos of both of them looking miserable. Lawrence Durrell, author of the "Alexandria Quartet" goes from obscurity to fame. Clark Gable just before his heart attack. Navy's Joe Bellino - football. Last of the Democracy series, Self-government on Trial in Japan. Interesting stage makeup, actors dressed as living mosaics for the play "The Book of Job." Cocktail chitchat, Earl Blackwell, Hedda Hopper, Patrice Munsel, Eva Gabor, Rosalind Russell, more. Eichmann Confesses, preview by Harry Golden. Linda Lee Pratt at Purdue is a baton twirler with a hole in her boot - great photo. Full page color Carnation Instant Milk "Magic Crystals" ad with glass of milk and chocolate cake.
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Life Magazine November 28, 1960Life Magazine November 28, 1960 : Cover - Carroll Baker in white fur, she lives her role in "Something Wild" before playing it.

Portrait of our planet, part 4 - surprises of the sun. Cute full page color Friskies Dog Food ad with pooch in a pirate hat, might be a spaniel or a mutt. Two page photo by Ansel Adams of the California Sierra, Lone Pine Peak and Mt. Whitney. Adolf Eichmann tells his own damning story - Part 1 "I transported them … to the butcher," many background photos of his childhood, early career as journalist. 1960 Cattle drive out West, longest on the modern range, Cowboy Charlie Bronson of Cedarbutte, South Dakota helps move 1,000 head to winter range in Nebraska. Hate still haunts the South, attempt to integrate New Orleans school sets off uproar. Clark Gable is dead - a last intimate look, six pages of story and photos with many entertainment greats. Japanese wreck the Golden Gate bridge for a movie. Crown Prince and Princess of Japan, formal portrait of Akihito and Michiko. April Olrich in a winsome witch for Macbeth (on TV). Wendy Wagner has a job as stand-in skindiver. St. Luke's chic show for charity in Chicago, society ladies as mannequins, Mrs. Marshall Field (publishing), Mrs. William Wrigley (chewing gum), Mrs. Homer Hargrave (broker), Mrs. Charles Percy (Bell and Howell president's wife), more. Girl gets into Harvard, Yale football game. Sammy Davis Jr. marries Actress May Britt. Cute full page color Northern paper towels ad. Half page Nissen trampoline ad with small photo of Jackie Gleason. Half page Teacher's Highland Cream ad with photo of Othmar Schneider, Olympic ski champion and film producer.
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Life Magazine December 5, 1960Life Magazine December 5, 1960 : Fold-out football cover, Steve Myhra of Baltimore Colts kicks off against Chicago Bears.

Humorous full page color La Rosa pizza ad with man in "Honorary Chief, Fire Department New York" hat charmingly decorated with a rose. Rather politically incorrect full page Blackstone Cigars ad with carved wooden indians. Medieval splendor - fabulous art of Flanders. Great spectator sport - pro football breaks away for big gains, includes photos of fan Al Robbins, Beverly Meyer (Giant's Cheerleader), Pittsburgh Steeler Buddy Dial, Giant Lindon Crow, Bears Earl Leggett, Baltimore's Johnny Unitas and many more. Charming full page Toastmaster ad showing all the different kitchen appliances. Decidedly unattractive photo of J.F.K. at airport, asking how fast he can get back to his pregnant wife. Birth of an heir to the President-elect - photo essay of birth of John, Jr. Boom in Kennedy namesakes, John Kennedy McInnis in Dorchester, Massachusetts, John Fitzgerald Endsley in Dallas, Texas, John Kennedy Spann in New Orleans, Jacqueline Bouvier Trotta in New Rochelle, John Fitzgerald Saddler in Manhattan, John Fitzgerald Costigan in Long Island. U.S. flings up sophisticated satellite to help predict the weather, neat photos of the Tiros II. Eichmann's own story Part 2, horrible tales of Nazi Germany. Facsimiles of Bardot, a fun article about a Brigitte Bardot look-alike contest with Robin Nile, Cheri Caffaro, the winner. Fairy tale romance of Baudouin and Fabiola, Las Vegas nightclub brings in customers by air. A gregarious grouper, friendly fish near Nassau, Bahamas likes to play with tourists on dive trips. Tires of the future? translucent colored plastic and lit from within. Christmas time again, full page color Smith-Corona typewriter ad with pine tree and gift-giving theme. Full page color Glass Container Manufacturers ad for new glass aerosol bottles for fragrances.
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                    December 12, 1960Life Magazine December 12, 1960 : Cover - Jill Haworth and Sal Mineo in Exodus.

Ghost of Golden Gate photo. Full page color ad for CinderFella starring Jerry Lewis, illustration by Norman Rockwell. Gold being moved out of the US - Fort Knox. Churchill turns 86. Kennedy works to build his cabinet. Bobby Darin and Sandre Dee get married in New Jersey. Mines undermine Walkerville Montana with Mayor Jimmy Shea. Two page color RCA Victor ad- lots of record album covers arranged as a tree. Full page color Smirnoff Vodka ad with "punch-sytle" puppets. Teaching toys can be assembled and disassembled for learning, Mark David Rasmussen with a bumblebee kit, Peter Moore and Jeff Marks with Poly-rods, gerold Holler and Alfred Darnowski with Thinking Man kit. Advise and Consent - Broadway hit with Brigham Anderson, Richard Kiley, Allen Drury. Lighting designer Paavo Tynell from Finland. New French hairdo called the Guiche by Brigitte ls Tellier. Congo king Lukengu Bope Mabinshe loses 750 wives. Movie "Exodus" relives the Jewish struggle for Israel, photo feature by Gjon Mili. Jackson Wheeler swims the Hellespont.15-year-old Brend aLee is second-best selling  vocalist. Ladies bowling photos by Stan Wyman - Phyllis Mercer, Mary Loopo, Billie Kauhs, Candy Stanton, Sammye Thommason. President Eisenhower sets goals for the 60s. A Candle Crown for Christmas , the St. Lucia tradition. Christine Anderson, Karen Mattson, Portland Oregon.
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                    Magazine December 19, 1960Life Magazine December 19, 1960 : Cover - JFK and Jackie Kennedy with new son at christening.

Message from RB-47 prisoners. Baseball's disgraceful mess, two new teams and chaos, illustrations by Erdoes. Ronald Searle illustrates "A Christmas Carol" by Dickens, twelve pages of delightful illustrations and text. Full page color Bell Telephone System ad for Princess phones for Christmas. USAF captains John McKone and Bruce Olmstead spend Christmas in Lubyanka prison in Moscow, accused of spying, excerpts from their letters home. Photo of Eleanor Roosevelt being adopted by six native American tribes in Los Angeles. Chandelier used as stage prop now hangs in the Angus bull barn of William Holleman in Oklahoma. Photo essay - White Fleet ship Hope in first mission to Indonesia, Dr. Jack Tetirick, nurse Ann Campion, Dorothy Rivera, Captain Jack Windas. Debut of a school of new submarines - toy subs by Lionel. Debbie Reynolds and Cantinflas in "Pepe". White tiger comes to live in the Washington Zoo. US takes over the cheongsam style from Hong Kong. 563 years between visits - Canterbury makes history with a call on the Pope. Lerner and Loewe's "Camelot," with Richard burton, Julie Andrews, Robert Goulet, Robert Coote. Grandpop in a tree, Charlie Knudson of Pontiac, Illinois. Very funny photo of Diane Garcia crawling into the huge mouth of Santa statue. Half page Teacher's Highland Cream ad with photo of Othmar Schneider, Olympic ski champion and film producer.
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Life Magazine                        December 26, 1960Life Magazine December 26, 1960 : 25 years of LIFE - special double issue : Foldout cover of many previous covers.

Inside three page color Swift's Premium ad with father and boys carving roast. Explosion of Science, atom splitting, nuclear sea power, isotopes, wonder drugs, synthetic heart, computers, space satellites. War and Peace for Private Teed, who was in 1942 LIFE story. An abundance of beauties, Gina, Rita, Ava, Marilyn, Jackie, many more in black and white AND color. Rugged ascent of Unionism, John L. Lewis of C.I.O., the and now photos of politicians throughout the world, Truman, Churchill, Khrushchev, MacArthur, more. Legends Walt Disney, Betty Grable, Shirley Temple, Bill Mauldin, Joe Dimaggio. Cute full page color Green Giant Niblets corn ad, which kind of corn on the cob eater are you? Rich gift of War Art. Photographs remembered. Style and fashion, color and glamour. Mad fads, Zoot suits, Lindy hopping, walkathons, gold fish and bobby sox, 3-D movies. House interiors tastes become bold and colorful. Nightmare of the air age, air crashes everywhere. 25,000 years of art, Jackson Pollock, Michaelangelo, Lascaux cave painting, Haniwa tomb sculptures, Renoir, chagall, Ingres, more. Mimes of the times, funny photo or animals, or not? Back cover Coca-cola ad, Santa in a easy chair with elves getting drinks and slippers for him.
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