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July 23, 1951
Cover: Mary Freeman, National Women’s Swimming Champion
Mary Freeman [now sometimes known as Mary Spitzer] was the 1951 national women's champion in swimming and a member of the United States swimming team destined for the 1952 Olympics at Helsinki.
Two page color movie poster ad for “His Kind of Woman” starring Robert Mitchum and Jane Russell.
Doris Day Ad
Table of Contents:
The Week's Events: Ridgeway Gets Tough, Reds Take It
The Week's Events: Cicero Suffers a New Disgrace
The Week's Events: A Dry State Has a Record Flood
The Week's Events: Sugar Ray Rides For A Fall and Gets It
The Week's Events: Editorial: Inflation Is the Devil
The Week's Events: The Shriners Hit the Big Town
Photographic Essay: A Century With the "Y"
Close–Up: The Reds' Pet Blueblood, By Richard L. Williams
Article: The Little Boy Who Wouldn't Smile, Text and Pictures by Michael Rougier
Television: Color's Here, By Godfrey!
Architecture: The Breakers [Vanderbilt Home]
Art: A Sunday at the Grande Jatte
Sports: The Diligent Mermaid [Mary Freeman]
Medicine: Cortisone from the Giant Yam
Other Departments: Letters to the Editors
Other Departments: Speaking Of Pictures: Curious Kitten Scales Uncharted Heights and Takes Perilous Jump
Other Departments: Life Goes To the Glyndebourne Festival
Other Departments: Sequel: Fearless Fagan Goes Hollywood
Good gloss. All pages present with no markings or cutouts. Pages have very little signs of handling---a very few have slightest edge wear and small corner bends. Some age toning, as is typical in vintage magazines. Cover has edge wear and corner crease. Mailing label attached.
The binding is fragile at the top third of the magazine. Some pages are separating to the top half (down to the middle staple). Bottom half-inch of spine has wear.
My vintage magazines are stored and shipped in acid-free clear storage sleeves stiffened with acid-free board backing. The outer shipping container is of extra rigid cardboard, providing extra protection.