Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, December 10, 1949 - SMU Quarterback Doak Walker Cover Photo


78 pages. Articles: The 60th All American - the 1949 All-America Football Line-up - article with *Fantastic* color photos; Winter of Reckoning for Tito - a witness describes Tito's amazing program of defense against Stalin; "We Like Corn, on or off the Cob" (the life and times of Sears, Roebuck continued); Dear Sir, You Cur - Barney O'Donnell is in charge of replying to letters mailed to his Radioland Mail Service; Treat Those Drumsticks Gently - Turkey Farmer Hobart Norman - article with nice color photos; The Fullerthe Heart, the Thinner the Wallet; Home Sweet Zoo. Fiction: For Love; Kiss Her Like You Meant It; Young Man with a Harpoon; Caesar Needed a Gun; Cinderella Rides Again (part 2 of 5); Indian Sign. Includes these nostalgic ads: Pendleton shirts; Fisher Body; Van Heusen Ties; Buick (2-page ad featuring their valve-in-head engine); B.V.D. clothing; Charter Oak Whisky; Mercury cars (nice 2-page ad); Botany 500; General Motors; Schenley Whiskey - one-page color ad featuring recording artist Tony Martin; Puerto Rican Rum; Chesterfield cigarettes ad on back cover features large color image of Arthur Godfrey. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound vintage copy.

Title: Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, December 10, 1949 - SMU Quarterback Doak Walker Cover Photo

Author: Fay, Bill; Freidin, Seymour; Wickware, Francis Sill; Crosby, John; Toombs, Alfed; Scott, Martin; Barnes, Clare Jr.; Bonosky, Phillip; Humason, S.W.M.; Meyers, Georg Nelson; Watson, John; St. Johns, Adela Rogers; Cunningham, William

Illustrator: Dorsey, Paul; Brule, Al; Lettick, Birney; Luhrs, Henry; Leason, Percy; Giles; Hurst, Oliver; Simon, Lou; Keller, Roswell; Darrow, Whitney Jr.; Sawyers, Martha;

Categories: Magazine Back Issues, Sport, Americana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Springfield, IL, U.S.A., The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Good

Type: Magazine

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 534g1559

Keywords: Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, December 10, 1949 60th All American; Winter of Reckoning for Tito; "We Like Corn, on or off the Cob" (the life and times of Sears, Roebuck continued); Dear Sir, You Cur; Treat Those Drumsticks Gently; The Fullerthe Heart, the Thinner the Wallet; Home Sweet Zoo. Fiction: For Love; Kiss Her Like You Meant It; Young Man with a Harpoon; Caesar Needed a Gun; Cinterella Rides Again (part 2 of 5); Indian Sign,