Life Magazine April 18, 1960 – Elopers


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Life Magazine 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.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine April 18, 1960!
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