Life Magazine August 15, 1955 – MacArthur


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Life Magazine Cover : General MacArthur, an old soldier in a new career.

  • GREAT full page color Friskies Dog Food ad with beautiful black and white dog and more, art by James Bingham.
  • American League baseball – it’s an exciting race, includes Stengel, Higgins, Lopez, Marion, New York Yankees, Chicago White Sox, and more, a big piece.
  • Galveston mocks Texas laws, prostitution, gambling, LIFE men were assaulted.
  • 11 U.S. fliers are released by Red China.
  • Two replicas of Bieriot’s plane duplicate his historic channel flight in 1909.
  • 80-hour week – Gloria Tweten housewife – photo essay.
  • Walt Disney’s new $17 million amusement park – a feature on Disneyland with color photos.
  • Full page Gaines Dog food ad with line art by Price, not Norman.
  • Two page Lockheed ad with a number of airplane photos including C-130 Hercules, F-104 Fighter, Super Constellation, Neptune Patrol Bombers P2V, T2V-1.
  • Neat full page color Shell motor oil ad with carousel horses, art by M. Ramus.
  • Rich Coloradans stay close to comfort as they ride the Rockies – Roundup Riders – great photos, includes Jack Foster, F. Burr Betts and many others.
  • Philippines – part of MacArthur story.
  • Ivan Pirecnik, Dieter Sirsch – his story told in the movie “The divided heart.”
  • Banjo boom.
  • Full page Champion spark plugs ad with Indianapolis 500 car race winner Bob Swekert (and car).
  • Cool full-page color Studebacker ad red.
  • Full page Linit laundry starch ad with Mrs Herb Shriner and her cherubic looking twin babies.
  • A party at Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, includes Phyllis Cook, Barry Weekes, Elise Kelleher, Fred Weekes, Sue Timberlake, others.
  • Beautiful friendship photo of cat, dog and mouse, Lyng family, Denmark.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine August 15, 1955!
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