Life Magazine October 21, 1957 – Space Race


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Life Magazine Cover : U.S. scientists (Smithsonian Observatory scientists working at M.I.T.) plot orbit.

  • Soviet Satellite Special, why U.S lost the race to Sputnik.
  • Full page color Campbell Kids ad for their birthday.
  • City planning symposium at Connecticut building with gardens landscaped by Isamu Noguchi.
  • First time women students at Muhlenberg College.
  • Brazil photo story by Dmitre Kessel.
  • Voices of conscience heard in Little Rock, Arkansas (segregation, civil rights).
  • Excerpt from Governor Foster Furcolo’s comic political novel, “Let George Do It!”
  • Lawyer Edward Bennett Williams – defender for the unpopular.
  • Braves win Baseball World Series, Milwaukee’s celebration.
  • New Man-made fur – bearskin.
  • Nice full page color Calvert whiskey ad with colorful graphic illustration of a neighborhood party.
  • Full page color Western electric ad with photo of 11-foot high racks of telephone switches behind the scenes.
  • And much more NEAT content in this classic Life Magazine October 21, 1957!
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