Life Magazine August 6, 1956 – Andrea Doria


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Life Magazine Cover : In the dawn off Nantucket survivors from the heavily listing ” Andrea Doria” are rowed to safety.

  • Stassen stumbles badly in his stop-Nixon move.
  • Photo essay – Russians bear down for the Olympics.
  • Giacomo Manzu’s classic style makes him one of Italy’s best contemporary artists.
  • Nice Texaco full page ad.
  • Full page Pepsi ad couple roasting hotdogs.
  • Nice AC oil filter ad, train passing through tunnel.
  • Cute full page Ipana tooth paste ad with gap-toothed freckle-faced boy with baseball bat.
  • Amazing two page photo of researcher A. F. Lewis patting a whale off James Ross Island near Antarctica.
  • Great feature article on the Andrea Doria shipwreck and rescue, includes Ruth Roman, Mayo and Mrs. Dilworth, Linda Morgan, nuns, France Cafiero, Captain Piero Calamai, Captain Gunnar Nordenson of the Stockholm, Filomena and Tullio di Sandro, Mrs. George Dooner, diver Joseph Fox, much more – great photos.
  • Oil pipe-line in Alberta, Canada.
  • Mystery monster washed ashore in Alaska, photo with Loren Horn, probably a Baird’s whale.
  • Italian actress Giulietta Masina.
  • The storks of Alsace, France, Alphonse Kreyer.
  • Full page color Pepsi-Cola ad with art by Levering, weiner roast.
  • Fisherman’s Church of St. Nicholas, Hastings, England.
  • Part 3 of “My Confession”, a soldier – artist’s Mexican War memoirs, by Samuel E. Chamberlain.
  • Opera, The Ballard of Baby Doe, Colorado Leadville story.
  • Nuns at the University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana.
  • Photo of a stack of retired trolley cars.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine August 6, 1956!
  • Antique magazines are packed with entertainment from cover to cover!
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