Date: 5-2-1938 Life Magazine
Condition: Very Good
Cover: Vice President John Garner
Contents: Fashions versus Styles according to Elizabeth Hawes- great photos. Full page Bell Telephone System ad with big graphic image of phone. Labor spills its quota of blood. Country's cartoonists have fun with pump-priming. 2,000 Germans go to sea to vote "Ja" on annexation of Austria . Easter sunrise services coast to coast, including Washington, Chicago, New York, Glendale California, Hollywood, Garden of the Gods in Colorado Springs, Atlantic City. Railroading - Southern's Charlotte division and how it runs - photo essay. Washington out rows California. The Boston marathon, Leslie Pawson of Rhode island wins. Four page RCA LISTEN ad, "Of Mice and Men" is best play of the year. 73,000,000 Germans live a synthetic life, including artificial egg whites from fish, wood chips in candy, wood in bread, artificial rubber tires. Albert Gallatin's Great-Grandson sponsors a museum of abstract art, including work by Leger, Picasso, Braque, Miro, Mondrian, Matisse. Movie of the week: "Un Carnet de Bal" from France. Fashions - a wave-cut that lasts a lifetime by Kenneth Christy. Party with commercial artists, United American Artists trade union. LIFE looks at railroading in Southern's Charlotte Division, 10 great pages with photos for train buffs. Photo from fight between AF&L and CIO. Full page color Old Angus whiskey ad with painting of Scotsman and sheep by Harold Anderson.