Life Magazine 1956

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SPECIAL Newsstand Publication

Hungary’s Fight For Freedom: A Special Report in Pictures. Smaller in size, 96 pages. Scarce!

Good, smudges, wear

$45.00

 

January 9, 1956

Riviera Fashions - Pajama Top Jacket. Franklin's 250th Birthday, Rich Sea Finds, Conrad Adenauer at 80

G/VG

$17.50

January 16, 1956

Anita Ekberg on Location for "War and Peace". Prince and the Queen (Monaco), Willie Hartack, Helen Hayes Anniversary – 2 copies

G/VG

$17.50

 

Same

Good

$15.00

January 23, 1956

The Truman Memoirs. Florida Boom, Brinks Robbery, Silent Stars Look Back, Olympic Hopefuls

G/VG

$17.50

 

Same

Good, light stain

$15.00

January 30, 1956

Henry Ford II at River Rouge. Truman Memoirs, 1956 Cars in Color, Danny Kaye, Missionaries Killed in Ecuador

G/VG

$20.00

February 6, 1956

Shirley Jones in “Carousel”. Korea & Truman, Desegregation, Flying Birds, Reginald Marsh, Children’s Parties

G/VG

$25.00

 

Same

Fair/Good, stained

$15.00

February 13, 1956

Truman on MacArthur - MacArthur Replies. Winter Olympics, San Francisco, Benny Goodman movie, Lincoln photo – 3 copies

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same

Good

$17.50

February 20, 1956

Claire Bloom in "Richard III". H.L.Mencken’s Last Writings, Queen Elizabeth in Nigeria, Truman Memoirs – 3 copies

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same – 2 copies

Good

$17.50

Same

Good, crease, 2 side gouges

$15.00

February 27, 1956

Stone Age Survivors: Eskimo Family. Race for Supermissle, Winnie the Pooh (A.A. Milne obit), Westminster Dog Show - 6 copies

G/VG

$17.50

 

Same – 2 copies

Good

$15.00

March 5, 1956

Kim Novak. William Faulkner article, Victorian Styles photo essay, Soviet Scientists, Houston’s One-Track Train – 4 copies

G/VG

$25.00

March 12, 1956

The President and His Decision. Eugene O'Neill's "Long Days Journey", Master Crook, Scottsdale

G/VG

$25.00

March 19,1956

Sir Winston Churchill & “History of the English Speaking Peoples” (Part 1). British Castles, “The Search For Bridey Murphy”, Uranium Millions, Hook the Hawk TV show

G/VG

$25.00

 

Same

Good

$20.00

March 26, 1956

Julie Andrews in "My Fair Lady". Norman Conquest (Churchill Part 2), ABC's for Guns, Alec Guinness, English Battlefields in History  - 3 copies

G/VG

$25.00

 

Same – 6 copies

Good

$20.00

April 2, 1956

The Teen-Age Telephone Tie-Up. Churchill Part 3 – Magna Carta and After, Estes Kefauver, Flower Arrangements, Designer Luis Estevez, San Francisco Basketball, Antarctic, Fred Allen obit - 3 copies

G/VG

$17.50

April 9, 1956

Grace Kelly: Education of a Princess. Churchill Part 4, Afghanistan, Teamsters Threat – 2 copies

G/VG

$30.00

 

Same – 2 copies

Good

$25.00

April 16, 1956

Berber Girls Today: A Prehistoric Way of Life. Tornados, Egypt's Nasser, Pickfair Party, Basil Wolverton Draws Cars, Epic of Man part 4 – 10 copies

G/VG

$17.50

 

Same

Good

$15.00

April 23, 1956

Jayne Mansfield. Princess Grace’s New Home, 200th Mozart Anniversary photo essay, “Teahouse of the August Moon”, TV Awards  -- 2 copies

G/VG

$30.00

Same – 2 copies

Good

$25.00

April 30, 1956

Mr. & Mrs. Jonathan Daniel (Margaret Truman). Monaco Wedding (Grace Kelly), Spring in Japan, "The Bold and the Brave", Elvis – 2 copies

G/VG

$20.00

May 7, 1956

Sunbathers' Lazy Susan. Search for Better Scientists & M.I.T., Feet, Bert Lahr in "Godot", John Wayne

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same

Good

$17.50

May 14, 1956

Gainsborough Look in New Fashions. Kentucky Derby, Henry Wallace on Eisenhower, The Draft, Grand Canyon

G/VG

$25.00

 

Same

Good

$20.00

May 21, 1956

Trick Towels for the Beach. Lyndon Johnson, Puerto Rico, Nine US Composers, Stuart Symington - 3 copies

G/VG

$17.50

May 28, 1956

“The King and I” – Yul Brynner and Deborah Kerr. Russia's Popular Arts, Woe in the Auto World, Frogman's Mission, Kefauver, Yaleman's Taste in Art – 3 copies

G/VG

$30.00

June 4, 1956

Primping in Ancient Sumer (Epic of Man). "Trapeze", Russian Past, Algerian Leaders, Cincinnati Redlegs - 6 copies.

G/VG

$17.50

June 11, 1956

Carrol Baker: Best New Dramatic Actress. Buddha Celebration, Hersey Novel, Averell Harriman, "Baby Doll"    

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same

Good

$17.50

 

Same

Fair/Good

$12.50

June 18, 1956

Special Issue: The Air Age. Airports, Helicopters, Military Aviation, etc.

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same

Good

$17.50

June 25,1956

The Remarkable Mickey Mantle. Tito Visits USSR, Lyndon Johnson, “Moby Dick” movie by Samuel Eliot Morison, Venice photo essay

Good

$50.00

July 2, 1956

Stephanie Griffin (Actress). Adams Family Papers, Toy Guns, Highway Safety, Navy Farce Novel, Picnics 

Good

$17.50

July 9, 1956

An American Beauty & Diplomat's Daughter. Olympics, Red Planes, Troubled South by Robert Penn Warren 

G/VG

$17.50

Same

Good

$15.00

July 16, 1956

Gary Cooper, Tony Perkins ("Friendly Persuasion"). Marilyn Monroe’s Wedding, Duke of Windsor’s Garden, Nixon Controversy

G/VG

$30.00

 

Same – 2 copies

Good

$25.00

July 23, 1956

Battle of Buena Vista. GOP Faces, Dead Sea Scrolls, Amateur Actors – 2 copies

G/VG

$20.00

Same

Good

$17.50

July 30, 1956

Pier Angeli. Ringling Bros. Circus Folds Last Tent, Emporia, Kansas, Baseball Tempers, Buena Vista Part 2   -- 2 copies    

G/VG

$20.00

Same – 2 copies

G/VG

$17.50

August 6, 1956

Rescue at Sea (Andrea Doria). Report on Sinking by Walter Lord, Russian Athletes, Mexican War Part 3 – 3 copies

G/VG

$35.00

Same – 2 copies

Good

$30.00

August 13, 1956

Up to Date Dirndl from Bavaria. Democratic Convention, Blackpool, Ponies, Pittsburgh Pirates

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same

Good, lightly soiled

$17.50

August 20,1956

Audrey Hepburn as Tolstoy Heroine in “War and Peace”. Death of Last Union Soldier (by Bruce Catton), Suez Canal Crisis – 3 copies

G/VG

$35.00

August 27,1956

Adlai Stevenson and Mrs. Roosevelt. Democratic Convention. Impact of Elvis Presley, Weather, Trotting, “My Fair Lady” Fashions – 2 copies

G/VG

$25.00

Same

Good

$20.00

September 3, 1956

A Slave Auction in Old Charleston. Series on Segregation. Rally for Ike at Republican Convention, Water Skiers, Dior Fashions – 2 copies

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same

Good

$17.50

September 10, 1956

Siobhan McKenna in "Saint Joan". Construction Boom, Boston's James Curley, Short Shorts – 2 copies

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same

Good

$17.50

Same

Good, crease

$17.50

September 17, 1956

Salvaged Suitcase from "Andrea Doria". Suez Pilot, Thomas Wolfe Letters, "Bad Seed", Athenian Archeology Site, South on Segregation, Impact of Integration – 3 copies

Good

$25.00

September 24,1956

Janet Blair. Peek at Mars, College Rush Week, James Dean Phenomenon (1 year after his death), TV Beauties, Thomas Wolfe, Background of Segregation – 2 copies

G/VG

$35.00

October 1, 1956

Egyptian Artist. Segregation series, Nuclear Power, Dodger's Sal Maglie, "Lust For Life", "The Outsiders" book

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same – 4 copies

Good

$17.50

October 8, 1956

The U.S. Masons. Tall Man’s Life, Tacho’s Assassination in Nicaragua, Fusion Power, The Masons, 12 Year Old Harvard Man, Britain & Suez – 3 copies

G/VG

$60.00

 

Same

Good, wear, crease

$40.00

October 15, 1956

Lovely Liz Taylor in Movie "Giant". Shaw's "Saint Joan", Andrea Doria Disagreement, Jack Benny – 3 copies

G/VG

$25.00

 

Same – 2 copies

Good

$20.00

October 22, 1956

"The Bather”. "Around the World in 80 Days", Jacques Cousteau, Don Larsen – 2 copies

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same

Good

$17.50

October 29, 1956

Thrilling Plane Rescue at Sea. Churchill on Henry VIII, Polio Vaccine, Texas Football, Ike vs. Democrats, Justice Brennan – 3 copies

G/VG

$20.00

 

Same – 2 copies

Good

$17.50

November 5, 1956

Eisenhower in Minneapolis. Rebellion in Hungary and Poland, Bud Wilkinson, "Friendly Persuasion", Churchill on Elizabeth I

G/VG

$17.50

 

Same

Good

$15.00

 

Same

Good, scuff, crease

$12.50

November 12, 1956

Rosalind Russell as Auntie Mame. Vaudeville by Fred Allen, "Peyton Place" novel, "The Ten Commandments", Churchill on English Civil War – 5 copies

G/VG

$25.00

Same

Good

$20.00

November 19, 1956

Wounded Egyptian in Mideast Battle. Country Music, The Election, Superhighways, Wes Santee, Churchill – 2 copies

G/VG

$25.00

November 26, 1956

Comeback for Ingrid Bergman in "Anastasia". Egypt, Kay Thompson's "Eloise", Hungary War, British Royal Children – 4 copies

G/VG

$25.00

 

Same

Good, surface scratches

$20.00

December 3, 1956

Walter Lord's "Day of Infamy" (USS Arizona Hulk). Story of Pearl Harbor, Olympic Stars, Lassie – 4 copies

G/VG

$25.00

 

Same

Fair - water damage

$12.50

December 10, 1956

Bobby Morrow, Olympic Sprint Champ. Melbourne Olympics, Mobil Homes, Day of Infamy Part 2 – 2 copies

Good

$17.50

December 17, 1956

The Christian Sacraments: Baptism.  Day of Infamy Part 3, Segregation, Women of Hungary, 1957 Auto Show Models, Wilson Centennial

Good, wear

$15.00

December 24, 1956

Special Issue - The American Woman

G/VG

$25.00

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