The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 23, 1948: Cruft's World-Famous Dog Show at Olympia

By: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

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Pages 449-476. Features: Nice colour one-page ad for Hillman Minx cars inside front cover; Cover photo of Cruft's dog show at Olympia; 19 photos of canine winners at Cruft's; Photo of human guinea pig, Lieut. A. L. Hall, avoiding being sucked into jet engine; Photo of cameras used in the V-2 and Aerobee rockets; Photo of huge St. Louis cement mixer which discharges concrete 20 feet high; Photo of mass "suicide" of whales beached on the Florida coast; Photos taken from a V-2 rocket illustrate the curvature of the earth; Photos of personalities of the week include Air Marshal Sir Arthur P. M. Sanders, Air Vice-Marshal T. M. Williams, C. F. Cobbold, Arthur Horner, William Lawther, Capt. Oliver Bird, Brig. R. F. K. Bellchem, Sir Bruce Bruce-Porter, the late Charles Cruft, Lord Justice Singleton, Mr. Justice Pearce, Lord Justice Denning, his Majesty the King with Commonwealth prime ministers at Buckingham palace, Mr. Justice Devlin, Miss Wanda Morgan, Eustace Storey, Sir John and Lady Heathcot-Amory, Gunnar Haeggloef, General Barrof Rodriguez, and Field Marshall Lord Montgomery; Photo of Mr. F. W. Sylvester, sentenced by the Jews to seven years imprisonment for publishing information calculated to be useful to the enemies of Israel and of being in possession of and operating a wireless transmitter without license; Photo of the Reine car in which the driver enters through the windscreen; Photo of the former Marshal Graziani, charged with high treason before a special court; Photo of the last of the German POWs from the Middle East; Two photos from Hyderabad India; Photo of the new country home of Field Marshall Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, the Mill House, on the river Wey at Bentley; Photo of the special rocket launching racks on the after deck of USS Norton Sound, capable of launching rockets up to 14 tons in weight; Photo of the USS Norton Sound, a seaplane tender converted into a floating lab for the test firing of various types of rockets and for upper atmosphere research; Six photos around the San Juan River in Nicaragua, where Nelson first saw active service; Souvenirs of Nelson in the West Indies - relics and memories in Antigua and Jamaica; Article on the French army and its future; Five photos of a Greek Army triumph - fighting in the Mount Grammos area; Handsome full-page colour illustration of Field Marshall Viscount Alexander of Tunis; Article and colour illustrations of the dodo bird; One-page colour illustration of Elizabethan wallpaper; Mexico's Feast of Corpus Christi - Four amazing photos of men dancing atop 100 foot pole; Two pages of photos of Danish art treasures on exhibit in London; Two pages of diagrammatic drawings of large and light fleet aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy, with inset photo of the old ship of the line, Implacable; One-page photo and write-up of a Pallid Cloud Rat, from Luzon, seen alive in Europe for the first time; Two-page photo spread of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, hometown of the atom; photo of Mr. G. H. Redlich demonstrating his radio-controlled model battleship at a Wimbledon Common pond; Excellent aerial photo of two massive B-36A six-engined heavy bombers; Aerial photo of the Airspeed Ambassador on a test flight; Back cover colour ad for Austin cars. Advertising front cover secured with archival tape, otherwise unmarked with average wear. A sound vintage copy

Title: The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 23, 1948: Cruft's World-Famous Dog Show at Olympia

Author: Bryant, Arthur; Squire, Sir John; Falls, Cyril; et al

Illustrator: Davis, G. H.; Codner, Maurice

Categories: Magazine Back Issues, Aviation, History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, The Illustrated London News and Sketch Ltd.: 1948

Binding: Paperback

Condition: Good

Type: Magazine

Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall

Seller ID: 338h0971

Keywords: The Illustrated London News, Saturday, October (Oct.) 23, 1948: Cruft's World-Famous Dog Show at Olympia Hillman Minx cars inside front cover; Cover photo of Cruft's dog show at Olympia; 19 photos of canine winners at Cruft's; Photo of human guinea pig, Lieut. A. L. Hall, avoiding being sucked into jet engine; Photo of cameras used in the V-2 and Aerobee rockets; Photo of huge St. Louis cement mixer which discharges concrete 20 feet high; Photo of mass "suicide" of whales beached on the Florida coast; Photos taken from a V-2 rocket illustrate the curvature of the earth; Photos of personalities of the week include Air Marshal Sir Arthur P. M. Sanders, Air Vice-Marshal T. M. Williams, C. F. Cobbold, Arthur Horner, William Lawther, Capt. Oliver Bird, Brig. R. F. K. Bellchem, Sir Bruce Bruce-Porter, the late Charles Cruft, Lord Justice Singleton, Mr. Justice Pearce, Lord Justice Denning, his Majesty the King with Commonwealth prime ministers at Buckingham palace, Mr. Justice Devlin, Miss Wanda Morgan, Eustace Storey, Sir John and Lady Heathcot-Amory, Gunnar Haeggloef, General Barrof Rodriguez, and Field Marshall Lord Montgomery; Photo of Mr. F. W. Sylvester, sentenced by the Jews to seven years imprisonment for publishing information calculated to be useful to the enemies of Israel and of being in possession of and operating a wireless transmitter without license; Photo of the Reine car in which the driver enters through the windscreen; Photo of the former Marshal Graziani, charged with high treason before a special court; Photo of the last of the German POWs from the Middle East; Two photos from Hyderabad India; Photo of the new country home of Field Marshall Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, the Mill House, on the river Wey at Bentley; Photo of the special rocket launching racks on the after deck of USS Norton Sound, capable of launching rockets up to 14 tons in weight; Photo of the USS Norton Sound, a seaplane tender converted into a floating lab for the test firing of various types of rockets and for upper atmosphere research; Six photos around the San Juan River in Nicaragua, where Nelson first saw active service; Souvenirs of Nelson in the West Indies - relics and memories in Antigua and Jamaica; Article on the French army and its future; Five photos of a Greek Army triumph - fighting in the Mount Grammos area; Handsome full-page colour illustration of Field Marshall Viscount Alexander of Tunis; Article and colour illustrations of the dodo bird; One-page colour illustration of Elizabethan wallpaper; Mexico's Feast of Corpus Christi - Four amazing photos of men dancing atop 100 foot pole; Two pages of photos of Danish art treasures on exhibit in London; Two pages of diagrammatic drawings of large and light fleet aircraft carriers of the Royal Navy, with inset photo of the old ship of the line, Implacable; One-page photo and write-up of a Pallid Cloud Rat, from Luzon, seen alive in Europe for the first time; Two-page photo spread of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, hometown of the atom; photo of Mr. G. H. Redlich demonstrating his radio-controlled model battleship at a Wimbledon Common pond; Excellent aerial photo of two massive B-36A six-engined heavy bombers; Aerial photo of the Airspeed Ambassador on a test flight; Back cover colour ad for Austin Cars,