Date: 1-10-1938 Life Magazine
Condition: Very Good
Contents: The Panay incident, US gunboat bombed in Yangtze River by Japan, filmed on board by Norman Alley, 6 pages of stills (See December 27, 1937). S.S. Hoover on the rocks. Full page Gillette Blades ad with Paul Whiteman, "King of Jazz." Two page ad for movie "Every Day's a Holiday" starring Mae West, multiple photos from the film. Full page Bell & Howell movie camera ad with Cecil B. deMille and Francska Gaal. Vassar College student boycott Japanese silk by burning their stockings. Best films of 1937 including "Captains Courageous" and "Stage Door" with Katharine Hepburn. Used cars glut new car market. Chinese refugees board a Yangtze steamer. First pictures of gambling on the "Tango." Tom Mooney - America's most famous prisoner. Hollywood keeps fit, or else. Harvard's new one-ton microscope. Photo essay of Florida, including two pages in color, Vanderbilt home in Miami Beach, Hyman Nissman family of NYC on winter holiday, Mrs. Henry L. Doherty's charity party, trailer camps, Minnie A. Chapman of Royal Oak, Michigan in Biscayne Park. Europe's Great Kissers - photos of official greetings between men, including Russian ruler Stalin, French President Lebrun, Archbishop of Sofia, Boris II of Bulgaria, embarrassed Americans, more. African animals in new exhibits at the American Museum. Party with the Knickerbocker Greys. Very cute letter and photo from lady who wants to dummy for Cynthia the dummy (see December 13, 1937).