LOOK Magazine – May 24, 1949 – 1950 Cars


Magazine Condition : Good

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LOOK Magazine Cover : Pink bride (not named).

– Odd ad for Listerine for Infectious Dandruff, “Whisk-Broom headache.”
– Small photo showing underfed Finnish children, CARE packages, Children’s Day Appeal for Finland, but the children are very healthy fat-cheeked little cherubs.
– Full page black movie poster ad for Champion with Kirk Douglas.
– Full page Havoline motor oil ad with silhouette of Buffalo.
– Emily Post writes a book on traffic etiquette.
– Full page color movie poster ad for “Joyously Together Again!” with Fred Astair and Ginger Rogers.
– Francis Cardinal Spellman talks about the Pope, long piece.
– A star studded feature on Beverly Hills.
– Ten ways to be a good parent, Vassar Summer Institute on Family Living, Dr. Mary Fisher Langmuir.
– The Air Force’s baby helicopter, Little Henry, flying motorcycle, looks like an ultralight but is a helicopter, test pilot C. R. Wood.
– Full page movie poster ad for “The Set-up” with Robert Ryan and Audrey Totter, boxing film.
– Full page color Santa Fe Railroad ad with art by Oscar M. Bryn.
– South American card game Canasta becomes popular in the USA.
– Personality feature on George Bernard Shaw, with lots of photos.
– Full page color Dodge Coronet ad with yellow car featured.
– Damon Runyon and Walter Winchell fight cancer, includes Dr. Genevieve Bader.
– Full page movie poster ad with red for “We were strangers” with John Garfield.
– The Pink bride (related to cover story of LOOK magazine June 10, 1947), bride not named.
– Libbey glass heat treats glasses to make them more shock resistant, Bounce Glasses.
– Full page color Kaiser Virginian car ad in handsome sage green.
– David Marquess of Milford Haven the Britain’s number one bachelor.
– Full page movie poster ad for “Home of the Brave.”
– Some of the findings of US Army anthropologist Earnest A. Hooton are shown in cartoon form.
– Billy Southworth, manager of the Boston Braves baseball team.
– Full page American Trucking ad with 7 league boots, art by Alan Hughes.
– Full page color Pennsylvania Railroad ad with the Broadway Limited, art showing may interior scenes.
– Another cute full page color Italian Swiss Colony wine ad with cork people finding treasure on beach.
– 1950 new cars, a very neat piece comparing front grills, showing parts of manufacturing process and what goes into a car, testing procedures.
– Full page color Budweiser beer ad with art by Forsberg.
– Photocrime, solve it yourself, Target in the Light.
– Cover girls invade Princeton, Terry Thomas, Rosemary Colligan, Phyllis Ernst, Evelyn McBride, William F. Brown II, Kenneth B. Baldwin, John H. Foster, David E. Archie, Fred Eberstadt (only man pictured).
– Movie review of “Mr. Belvedere goes to College” with Clifton Webb.
– Sculptor Carl Milles.
– Full page color 7up Fresh up ad, Always in the Family Act, doll circus set.
– Full page color Camel cigarettes ad with baseball players Gene Bearden and Johnny Vander Meer.