Vintage 6th Ever Issue 1936 Life Magazine, December 28, Metropolitan Opera’s Ballet – Fred Astaire


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Vintage Life Magazine from December 28, 1936 featuring the Metroplitan Opera’s Ballet on the cover along with stories on Arthur Murry. Murray studio, wonderful photos of Renee and Antonio De Marco dancing at the Hotel Plaza. Fred Astaire dancing, great photos. The De Marcos, Russian embassy, Chiang Kai-shek, Ski Slide (ski meet in Madison Square Garden). other great stories and great mid century adds and photos. Life Magazine started publishing on November 23, 1936 so this is the 6th issue.

For its age it is in good condition , Magazine has stiff off the rack feel to it. Pages are white and crisp. Binding is tight. Cover is complete, back cover is a little dirty and it appears as if the bottom left corner of the magazine may have had some moisture but still a very readable and presentable copy.

Measures 13.5″ by 10.5″.
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Weight 16 oz
Dimensions 14 x 11 x 1 in


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