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January 9, 1939 Life Magazine

Date: 1-9-1939 Life Magazine

Condition: Very Good - Collector Grade

Cover: Romanian Boy

Contents: Celebrities shaving, including Orson Welles, Colonel Batista, Raymond Massey. A thousand rich girls make debuts this year, incl. photos of Eileen Balfe, Brenda Diana Duff Frazier, Eleanor Roosevelt 2nd, Wilhemina Van Den Baard, Miami girls. Tribute brings tears to Carter Glass. Men from Mars promote safety. Biggest Utility picks woman trustee, Mrs. Kenneth B. Norton. America's top scientists fear worldwide abuse of scientific minds. Winter's first big blizzard batters Buffalo. Edward Steichen takes his own portrait with Daguerre's first camera. Photo essay - Rumania, waiting for approach of Hitler, agriculture, ethnic groups, royalty, culture. Winston Churchill - the Peter Pan of British Politics, photos from his career so far and a great collection of photos of him in 20 of his best hats. Full page color DeSoto ad with Myrna Loy at her dressing room on a studio lot. Reginald Marsh paints a big city's Ragtag and Bobtail, includes color images of his paintings. U.P.'s new turbine locomotive works like a ship, with diagram of how it works. Frankie Brimsek guards Bruins' goal for 220 scoreless minutes, hockey. Movies - "ZaZa" paramount films an 1899 shocker about wicked French music halls, with Claudette Colbert and Bert Lahr. Dynatone brings electric amplification to the piano. Women can make their own perfect dress forms using gummed paper tape. Party to install a new chief of Pago Pago. Great picture of Boris Karloff dressed as Frankenstein with little Bela Lugosi, Jr. at his feet. 

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