Life Magazine August 24, 1959 – Jackie Kennedy


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Life Magazine Cover : Jackie Kennedy, a front runner’s appealing wife – very nice photo in pink.

  • Full page color Milani sauce ad for four different low calorie sauces.
  • I fight the mob (they aren’t paying him for his boxing win) by Ingemar Johansson.
  • Americans flock to Europe, includes the Ancient Order of Hibernins, Men in ballet tutus, Arkansas farmer W.E. Fletcher in Moscow, more.
  • The flop that gave Moss Hart his start.
  • Full page color Kool-Air ad with smiley face pitcher, the first of these ads I remember in LIFE.
  • Bruay-en-Artois, very near miss of child and auto.
  • Little Rock Arkansas and more on segregation in schools, the pro-segregationists are sprayed with fire hoses.
  • Roman cave – archaeologists reconstruct the plan and treasures of an ancient underground art gallery by the sea.
  • Excellent full page color Dr. Pepper ad with art.
  • Giants’ new baseball player, Willie McCovey.
  • Neat full page Mayo Spruce boys underwear ad with football theme, art by William George.
  • Benefit ball at the Vanderbilts’ old summer place in Newport.
  • GIANT Kolbe excavator working on coal near Canton, Illinois.
  • Neat full-page color ad for Douglas DC-8 airplane.
  • A nice feature article on Jacqueline Kennedy, including her riding bareback on her horse Sagebrush.
  • A gorgeous old fashioned party at the Breakers in Newport.
  • Neat photo of George Wojnowski doing a handstand on water.
  • Full page Lucky Strike cigarettes ad with race horse and jacket.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine August 24, 1959!
  • Antique magazines are packed with entertainment from cover to cover!
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