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August 16, 1937 Life Magazine

Date: 8-16-37 Life Magazine

Condition: Very Good

Cover: Camp Life

Contents: Feature article on summer camps including Aloha Camp (Fairlee Vermont), Camp Dudley (Westport, New York). Madam Chiang Kai-shek (China). President Roosevelt's album. Model bride - Kathllen Williams Capps, models, then marries. Private flying. Sermon in signs for deaf. Radium mine - Radium city near Great Bear Lake, Canada - no safety concerns, oh my gosh! Alice Marble tumbles in tennis match. Yachting, including Clark Wright on the Maruffa. Detroit's archbishop. The flying Codonas, Alfredo Codona kills himself and his wife. German art purge. Texas manhunters catch a killer near Galena Park road. Full page Kroehler Furniture ad. Texas manhunter catches killer of J. C. Stiff, includes photos of policeman H. H. Thornton who shot one of the killers. Photos of Roxanne Herrick of Little Monroe, Michigan, child prodigy. Learning to become a private pilot, lots of photos including Waldo D. Waterman, the Arrowbile, and color photos of airplanes. Photo of Pan-American Clipper plane built by Sikorsky as part of Radiocompass ad. Photographer Gerda Taro is killed in Spain, first woman photographer killed in action - this is a two page tribute to her, she was also Rober Capa's lover and collaborator on the book documenting the Spanish Civil War, 'Death In The Making'. LIFE goes to a party with youths at LIFE's summer camps. 

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