Life Magazine January 27, 1961 – Inauguration


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Life Magazine Cover : The Kennedy inauguration, fifteen pages of photos and summaries and the text of his speech.

  • Freakish jet crash – DC-8 Aeronaves de Mexico, crashes outside New York International.
  • Full page Walker’s DeLuxe bourbon ad with ice boater racing on Greenwood Lake.
  • Help too late for Texas Tower 4, nine repairmen die, Samuel Buccheri, Henry Schutz, Vincent Brown, David Abbott, Edward T. Robertson, Vincent Yavrosky, Raymond Martel, William Ide, Aram Haroutunian.
  • Full page color Four Roses Whiskey ad with men on the deck of ski lodge, lift in the background.
  • Photo essay by Carl Mydans – Harsh magic of Moscow winter, ten pages in color.
  • Photo essay – Actress Ann-Margret Olson makes her big screen test.
  • Ivan Pasternak’s love Olga Ivinskaya sentenced to forced labor in Soviet camp for her association with deceased author of ” Dr. Zhivago.”
  • Astronauts exclusive report, Part 7 by John Glenn.
  • Lucky number contest lures depositors in a Glendale California savings bank, Minnie Robirds, Brent Givens, Domenic Di Franco.
  • Durrell reunion at the family zoo, British writing clan (the TV series “Durrells of Corfu” from 2017 is about them).
  • Two page Zenith TV ad with image of Red Skelton on ” screen.”
  • Very attractive full page color Smirnoff ad with lady on tropical isle at sunset.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine January 27, 1961!
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