Life Magazine May 5, 1952 – Leading Lady


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Life Magazine Cover : TV’s leading ladies – Diana Lynn is on the cover.

  • Full page color Whitman’s Sampler ad with mother and daughter, art by Attie (?).
  • Crowded prison riot at Southern Michigan Prison – scary photos including Ellsworth Roberts, Julian Frisbie, Harold Carrier, Earl Ward, Vernon Fox, others.
  • Cecelia, Ceci, wife of Panama’s Jose Antonio Remon.
  • Two page Durene cotton ad with color cartoon-like art by Diamond.
  • Half page Sylvania radio and television picture tubes ad with the New York Giants baseball player Leo Durocher.
  • Press watches atomic blast at Yucca Flats Nevada.
  • King Ranch in Texas burns thorns off cactus for cows to eat.
  • Full page Ethyl corporation ad with 1902, 1907, 1922, 1938, 1952 Cadillacs, art by Kenny.
  • Life returns to the North Pole, the ice island T-3 now unofficially named Fletcher Island – great photos by George Silk (several earlier articles on this in LIFE).
  • Pimlico starts it’s 82nd year – great horse racing art.
  • Edward McCormick invents a machine that plays tic tac toe – early computer?
  • Dave Sharp Hollywood stunt man – profile.
  • Tito Speaks – Part III by Josip Broz-Tito.
  • Chlorophyll products make good scents – O’Neill Ryan inventor.
  • Hollywood leading ladies – Felicia Montealegre, Rita Gam, Grace Kelly, Stella Andrew, Neva Patterson, Diana Lynn.
  • Russian Orthodox church preserves Easter traditions.
  • Full page color Hart Schaffner & Marx suits ad with people in elevator, art by Tom Hall.
  • Nice full page color Camel cigarettes ad with good photos of Ed Lopat, Early Wynn, Allie Reynolds, and Preacher Roe, Yankees, Indians, and Dodgers.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine May 5, 1952!
  • Antique magazines are packed with entertainment from cover to cover!
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