Date: 9-23-1940 Life Magazine
Air Raid Victim Eileen Dunne received splinters from a bomb
German planes dropped on her home in north England.
She is sitting in a hospital. This picture was taken by English
photographer Cecil Beaton who specializes in fashion shoots
and is now photographing the theme of modern warfare.
See pages 26 & 27.
From LIFE's Correspondents
Speaking of Pictures: "Juxtapositions"
Hitler Tries to Destroy England
LIFE on the Newsfronts of the World
U.S. Delivers U.S. Destroyers to British in Canada
Biggest of All Bombers Is Nearly Finished Now
Don McNeill Beats Bobby Riggs for U.S. Tennis Championship
Wallace Opens Campaign with Push for Farm Vote in Illinois
Mobile Army Hospital Will Take Surgeon to Battlefield
Edna Ferber Acts in Her Own Play
Hyde Park: President Roosevelt's Home Town Is a Feudal Hamlet
Movies: "Brigham Young"
New York's Fashion Shows Offer 1,000 New Styles
Vichy: Famed Spa Is Free France's Capital
Bud James Fights the Draft
Life Goes to the Catacombs
Driver Dies in Racing Meet at New York State Fair
Nude Figures, War and Hitler Dominate Annual Munich Show
Air Step Women's Shoes
Hoover Vacuum Cleaners