Magazines, en francais   Leave a comment

Posted [protected post] by vp19 on 2012.12.12 at 22:33

Current mood: amusedamused

carole lombard 1648b

More proof of Carole Lombard’s international appeal can be found in two magazines issued in France during the 1930s. First, here’s a 1936 issue of a magazine entitled Cocktail:

carole lombard cocktail 00a

Inside is a story on “My Man Godfrey,” in which Lombard is pictured with the actor who perhaps became synonymous with the cocktail, co-star and ex-husband William Powell:

carole lombard cocktail 01a

The issue measures 7″ x 10.5″, has 24 pages and is in very good condition. You can buy it straight up for $32.75 or make an offer. Learn more at http://www.ebay.com/itm/COCKTAIL-MAGAZINE-Vol3-33-Carole-Lombard-Cover-Movie-Stars-1936-PARIS-Latest-/310515911806?pt=Magazines&hash=item484c30cc7e.

Not in the mood for a Cocktail? Then go back a few years, to the start of 1934, for a magazine entitled Paravent, featuring another Carole cover:

carole lombard paravent 00a

There’s a lot of French oo-la-la in this issue, as some of the illustrations make clear:

carole lombard paravent 01a
carole lombard paravent 04a
carole lombard paravent 05a
carole lombard paravent 07a

The back cover features Lombard’s one-time Paramount stablemate Clara Bow:

carole lombard paravent 08a clara bow

This risque mag measures 7.25″ x 10″ with 32 pages; buy it for $35 or make an offer. Learn more at http://www.ebay.com/itm/PARAVENT-9-Risque-Photos-Audacious-Females-CAROLE-LOMBARD-1934-PARIS-Latest-/310515283345?pt=Magazines&hash=item484c273591

Link  Leave a comment

Edit   Tags   Add to memories   Track

Advertisements

Posted December 12, 2012 by vp19 in Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: