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December 13, 1937 Life Magazine

Date: 12-13-1937 Life Magazine

Condition: Excellent

Cover: U.S. Railroads

Contents:  ICC considers an increase in freight rates, article of interest to train history buffs. Nice letter to editor likening captions to photos, "as important as a bridegroom is to a bride." Actually interesting two page Bell Telephone System ad with all the presidents of the company, photos, first jobs, first pay rate. The palm prints of famous people, palm reading. President Roosevelt calls for 3,000,000 Dream Houses (cost $3,000 to $6,000 each), great floor plan of one, exterior photos of many, some interior photos, these are reasonably sized homes. Dr. Gustav Eckstein and his canaries, birds. California's oldest native son - ancient native American grave in Sacramento valley. British army buys U.S. mules. Los Angeles landslide in Elysian park. Biggest toy train maker has biggest year - Lionel. Should High Schools become Trade schools? Black Haiti, Voodoo - photo essay. Movie - Snow White, two pages are in delightful color. Science and Industry - Antiaircraft guns, great photos. Very nice full page color International Trucks ad with yellow Kingan's Reliable Hams and Bacon truck. A brutal stage murder in "Of Mice and Men" with Claire Luce, Broderick Crawford, Wallace Ford and more. Full page color DeSoto car ad with Alice Faye in a red car. Very nice full page color Fisher car body ad (Unisteel turret top) with ski theme, well done. Party with New York socialite Cynthia. Full page Grippers gold ad with Ralph Buldahl and Sam Snead. Small photos and letter on a cool car - the cabin sedan by Arthur S. Thompson, top lifts up 

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