Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 2, 1949 - Torpedo-Riding Italians!


78 pages. Features: Battleship Killer - The War's Strangest Story - Torpedo-riding Italians sank enough British ships in Alexandria Harbor to give the Axis the advantage in the Mediterranean - but the Axis never knew it!; Our Reeking Halls of Justice (part 1 of 2); The Glory Road (part 2 of 2); Stampede in Stamps - Stamps become a popular investment - with photo of Joe Granville (presumably the same Joe Granville who went on to a successful career on Wall Street); Oh, You Beautiful Blonde! - Marie Wilson; Is the Witch Doctor Helping You? - century-old secrets of primitive medicos are turning out to be cure for diseases that have baffled modern medical men for years. Fiction: There Are Older Things Than War; Brood of Evil; Set in Concrete; Willow Woman; No Sentiment; Pride's Castle (part 3 of 8); Cleveland Indian reliever Gene Bearden; Back page opinion column regarding the recommendations of the Hoover Commission. Includes these ads: B.V.D. Sports Shirts, Zenith Televisions, Mercury cars, GM (nice 2-page color ad), Ford car color photo ad with black lawn jockey appearing twice, Nice color one-page ad for the U.S. Army, Pincor lawn mowers, Spam, Durkee's margerine, Mallory hats, Lucky Strike colour photo ad features pretty lady river fishing. Average wear. Unmarked. A worthy vintage copy.

Title: Collier's - The National Weekly Magazine, April 2, 1949 - Torpedo-Riding Italians!

Author Name: Wilkinson, Burke; Sontheimer, Morton; Lagemannn, John Kord; Morris, Frank D.; Crichton, Kyle; Wolff, Harold; Siegel, Benjamin; Blochman, Lawrence G.; Squire, Katherine; Mitchell, George; Foster, Bennett; Coons, Hannibal

Categories: Magazine Back Issues, Military, Literature,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 534G1526

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