Date: 1-15-40 Life Magazine
Condition: Very Good
Cover: The Best Basketballer title was given to No. 13
USC's Ralph Vaughn. The experts picked him as the best
shooter and defensive man of the year. Ralph is an unusually
clean player, in his last 5 games he did not have any fouls
called on him. For more on Ralph see page 66.
Smoke Blacks Out St. Louis
Clouds of War and Politics Hang Heavy as 76th Congress Opens
LIFE on the Newsfronts of the World
Torpedoed British Freighter Goes Down into the Atlantic
Volunteer Englishwomen Pass in Review on Way to France
19 Die in Minneapolis Fire
WPA Starts Measuring 100,000 Women to Get Standard Dress Sizes
Major Eliot Reports on the Russian Campaign
Movies: "Entente Cordiale"
Frederic Taubes Paints "The Filming of 'Birth of a Nation'"
British Contraband Control System Seeks to Strangle Germany
The Inland Waterway: From New York to Miami on the "Do–Ho"
U.S. Is World's Chief Diamond Buyer
Ralph Lincoln Vaughn Is Best 1940 Basketballer
LIFE Goes to a Bingo Party
Air Transportation Association
Mercury 8 Automobile