Life Magazine May 17, 1963 – Rockefellers


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Life Magazine Cover : Governor and new Mrs. Rockefeller, Margaretta Murphy (see LIFE May 3, 1963).

  • Gordon Cooper, man for 22 orbits, prepares for launch.
  • “Instant arithmetic” with The Trachtenberg Speed System, Victor and Jeremy Weingast of Newark, New Jersey.
  • The greats of 40 years at one fabulous party for TIME magazine cover personalities, Gina Lollobrigida, Norman Thomas, Olivia de Haviland, Dean Rusk, Bette Davis, many more.
  • Rockefellers’ honeymoon.
  • Funny story about poor boatyard operator.
  • The longest national highway – the Trans-Canada.
  • Racial hatred approaches flashpoint in Birmingham.
  • Phyllis Diller hits the big time.
  • “Rocket mail,” hobby rocketeers send souvenir mail up in their craft, then mail them via real post and create collectors’ items worth thousands.
  • Vladimir Ashkenazy, pianist, defects from Russia.
  • Hunt for actor to impersonate Kennedy st skipper of PT-109.
  • Science of household warfare, doctor claims it’s healthy.
  • 4 photos of Mysterious Cloud ring in Arizona, thought by some to represent the face of Christ.
  • Volunteer describes record-breaking “space flight” solitary in cell which stayed on earth, Whilden Breen, Jr.
  • Half page Afta after shave lotion ad features Stan Musial, “Man of Steel.”
  • Nice full page color Volkswagon ad with red van and sailboat.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine May 17, 1963!
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