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August 12, 1940 Life Magazine

Date: 8-12-1940 Life Magazine

Condition: Very Good

Cover: McNary from Oregon is put under lens as he wins the 

Republican Vice Presidential Nomination at the National Convention

in Philadelphia. Know in his home state and the Western U.S. as a 

champion for farm relief and public power, this hero must now charm 

voters in the upcoming election. To see more of McNary go to pages

76 to 84 and to see more of his hometown go to pages 37 to 44.


Speaking of Pictures: Coney Island's Record Crowd

Hitler Masks His Plans Against Britain Behind New War of Nerves

Nazis Raid English Channel Convoy

LIFE on the Newsfronts of the World

Westminster Abbey's Sacristan Learns to Present Arms

Japanese Bomb Chungking as Chinese War Goes On

Jehovah's Witnesses Hold National Convention

Knudsen Clears the Way for Mass Plane Building

Knox Pushes Program for Training Pilots

Gay Berlin Eats Bigger Meals as Deserted Paris Slowly Comes Back to Life

Deep–Sea Cruise Trains Reserve Officers for Navy

Wendell Willkie: a Photograph in Color

And His Home Town, Elwood, IN.

Modern Living: Summer Girdles

Truck Technique Helps Boom Piano Sales

Biggest Sculpture Show Brims Philadelphia Museum

The French and English Paint the War

Fire Diver Is Hit at Aquatennial

Fast Camera Makes Sneeze Visible

Movies: "The Ramparts We Watch"

Charles McNary

LIFE's Pictures: an Index

LIFE Goes to a Splash Party


Swift's Ham

Chevrolet Automobiles

International Trucks

Old Gold Cigarettes

Cliquot Club Soda

Armour Meats

Greyhound Bus Line

Coty Perfumes

Mobil Oil

Elsie the Cow

Texaco Gasoline

Hellman's Foods

Camel Cigarettes

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