Life Magazine May 12, 1958 – Former Queen


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Fair (Generally Good, but two pages have a taped tear)

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Life Magazine Cover : Former Iranian queen, Soraya in Bermuda garden.

  • Attractive and unusual full page color Jantzen sport clothes ad, not by Hawley.
  • Photo of two really cool metal helmets for knights.
  • Theater – “My Fair Lady” – Britain loves it.
  • Photo and neat little story about James Obenauf, a pilot who elected to land his burning plane rather than bail out, that way he saved crewman Joseph Maxwell who was unconscious.
  • Excellent photo of Alfred Landosky’s car on collapsed bridge over the Kawkawlin river near Bay City, Michigan.
  • The race horse Silky Sullivan does poorly in the Kentucky Derby.
  • Lovely full page pale blue Scott toilet tissue ad with couture.
  • French variety meats such as tripe and sweetbreads.
  • Humorous article about gardening by Phyllis McGinley.
  • Nice color feature on Expressionist art.
  • Full page color Milk ad (American Dairy Association) with art by Albert Dorne.
  • A very neat article about Quarter Midget race cars for little kids, they go to 28 MPH.
  • Nice two page color Pabst Blue Ribbon beer ad with couple on bicycle built for two.
  • The race to map the earth, includes art by Arthur Shilstone, photo of peak top outpost in Greenland, more.
  • Full page Douglas airplane ad with color baseball theme.
  • Photo essay – Brussels light-up time.
  • Photo essay – Former Queen Soraya in search of solace, she was divorced after not getting pregnant.
  • Boom in a violent art.
  • Footloose high over Paris.
  • Half page red color ad for VERTIGO movie.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine May 12, 1958!
  • Antique magazines are packed with entertainment from cover to cover!
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