Life Magazine December 4,1950 West Berlin

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 18, 2010
  • Channel: Auction House

I've just acquired a large lot of 1950's Life Magazines and it will take me months to list all of them. If you are looking for a certain issue please e-mail me and I will see if I have it.

This is the December 4,1950 Issue. The December Issues of Life have some wonderful ads for Christmas presents. More ads for televisions,radio's, toys, perfumns, clothing etc. Many featureing performers of that time. On the cover of this issue is 20year old Renata Wuhle of West Berlin. Long article in this issue on Berlin with photos by Nina Leen. Cover has small thumb size dirty spot near girls shoulder. There is a mailing label on the edge of the magazine.

Contents Include: two page black and white ad for American Flyer Train Set; color Royal Typewriter ad; two page color Arrow Shirt ad; The Snow Storm of 1950; New York Puts The Arm on Litterbugs; Carnage and Heroism on the Long Island Crash of crowded commuter trains takes 77 lives; color Campbells Soup ad; two page color ad for Telechron Clocks; Chinese Reds Open Their Offensive at the U.N.; color Smith-Corona typewriter ad; Football-Crazy Town Atchison,Kansas; color Motorola TV ad; two page color Schenley Whiskey ad with Louis Hayward,Herbert Marshall, Robert Preston, Claude Rains, and Cesar Romero; The Worst Bull in Oklahoma; Royal Throngs Honor Gustaf V; color Kodak camera ad; color Lunt Silverwear ad; The Country Girl Odets comes back with a warm play about an alcoholic actor and his wife; Richest Hill On Earth Butte,Montana revives old boast as its miners and bosses carry on a $27 million program to give the old copper camp its fourth boom; color 1951 Mercury ad; two page color Lane Chest ad; The Boswell Detective Story in an old Irish castle a professor and a colonel made one of the literary finds of the century; color Hoover vacuum ad; two page color Elgin Watch ad; color Lentheric fragrance ad; Jimmy Stewart in The Jackpot; color Mounds Candy Bar ad; 6 Ways To Wear A Blouse; Gunning For Game Birds Artists-Sportsman captures the excitement of wildfowl shooting with color pictures; How To Sell A Smell Two New England extroverts have parlayed a few scents into a $1 million business; color Jarman shoe ad; This Is Berlin West Sector Shows a Brave Gaiety with many wonderful pictures; color Hickok gift set ad; two page color ad for Coty Fragrances and gift sets; color Trifari Jewelry ad; B-47 Swings Air War Balance to Offense; two page color ad featureing Hopalong Cassidy giving gift ideas for boys and girls very nice ad; color Aqua Velva ad; color Old Sunny Brook whiskey ad; Tonsils; two page color ad for Christmas Cards with artwork by Churchill, Moses, Rockwell; black and white Milton Bradley game ad; Life Goes Crow Hunting; color Coronet Brandy ad; and back page features color Camel ad with Marguerite Piazza.