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May 31, 1937 Life Magazine

Date: 5-31-37

Condition: Very Good

Cover: Golden Gate Bridge

Contents: Humorous full page Paramount studios ad with Claudette Colbert, Melvyn Douglas, Robert Young, includes studio skiing photo. Full page Whitetrucks ad with five different White vehicle in use. Carl Klein's great photos of falling horse riders. Helen Hayes saves theatre from censorship. Banned plays - Damaged Goods, Sex, Sapho, The Demi-Virgin, The Firebrand, others. Minsky brothers burlesque. Neat aerial photo of Hamlin Sandvig's barn, destroyed by tornado, horses still standing in stalls OK. Maryland passes a law to end the Elkton "Marriage Mill". Henry Ford fights the Unions, lots of great historic and current photos, including Warren Grim and family.  Memphis cotton carnival, two separate festivals, one black and one white, with photo of boy eating cotton candy - the caption makes it clear that most readers do not know what cotton candy is in 1937. Movie - I met him in Paris with Claudette Colbert, Melvyn Douglas, with skiing and other winter sports photos. Wow - cool full page color International Trucks ad with yellow truck on green background. Kent School Rowing - Coach F. D. Walker, Father Sill, Evan W. Thomas, John A. Blair. Coronation of George VI by Archbishop of Canterbury. Spanish rebels bomb Bilbao, Spain. Antigo, Wisconsin Prom with Lorraine Gallaspy. Lucky Strike at with Miriam Hopkins. 

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