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March 18, 1940 Life Magazine

Date: 3-18-1940 Life Magazine

Condition: Very Good

Cover: Chorus girl Marguerite Benton perched on a piano in her

New York apartment is a singer in the chorus of the Broadway musical

Hit, "Du Barry was a Lady." Ambitious for a career, Ms. Benton, studies

acting, voice and French. She likes to recall such stars as Joan Crawford 

and Irene Dunn who started their careers as chorus singers.

Contents:

Speaking of Pictures: Hollywood Kids Itself

Senator and Citizens Squawk at 1940 Census Questions

LIFE on the Newsfronts of the World

Seabiscuit Poses for a Profile After Santa Anita Race

Team of Volcanoes Spout in Chile

The "Queen Elizabeth" Crosses the Sea

Transient Workers Ride the Rails to California

The Finnish Line Breaks, by Major George Fielding Eliot

National Ski Patrol Makes Perilous Rescues on Slopes of Mt. Hood

Harvard University Sophomore Makes Straight–Line Drawings

British & French Posters Warn Gossipers to Hold Tongues

Movie: "Northwest Passage"  author Kenneth Roberts writes from his home in Maine

LIFE Presents the Chorus Girls of "Du Barry"

Bonnets With Fruit, Long Jacket Suits Are Styles for Easter

Spring Buds

New York Socialites Elect Josephine Johnson Glamor Girl of 1941

The Hulls of Tennessee

Fighting Beside British, Poles Make Last Stand at Sea

 America's Political Team of Taft & Taft Seeks the Presidency

"The Fight For Life" Films Story of Young Obstetrician

People

 LIFE Goes to a Gymkhana at Santa Barbara, Calif.

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