Doolittle, General James H. Look Magazine 1942 Signed Autograph Color Cover Photo WW II

Look Magazine-August 11,1942-66 pages. This vintage Look Magazine-which originally sold for ten cents-features a full color cover photo of General James H. Doolittle-"American Hero".The magazine also features a two page article with photos of General Doolittle-"He Bombed Tokyo".Doolittle, James Harold, 1896-1993, American aviator, b. Alameda, Calif. After serving in World War I as a flier he returned to school and earned a Sc.D. from MIT. He then became noted for his speed flying (world record, 1932) and also engaged in commercial aviation as the head of Shell Oil's aviation department. In 1940 he was recalled to the U.S. Army Air Corps. Doolittle commanded the first bombers that raided (Apr. 18, 1942) Tokyo and other Japanese cities from the aircraft carrier Hornet. He later headed the North African Strategic Air Forces and led the 8th Air Force in its massive attacks on Germany. In 1945 he resigned from the Army with the rank of lieutenant general to return to business. He retired in 1959.The Look Magazine has been autographed on the front by James H. Doolittle with a fountain pen in blue.........BOTH MAGAZINE AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION.............