NY. Time. 06- 1950.
June 1950 complete issue of magazine, profusely illustrated in color and black and white, 182 pages, 13 x 10 1/2 inches, color pictorial paper wrappers as issued. Very good condition; a few short edge tears to cover, dampstaining to bottom fore edge corner affecting several pages. Many interesting articles in this beautiful publication, plus elegant color and black and white advertisements. Cover title: "New Coal-Mining Tools" with related cover illustration. Articles include "Item: 12 Million New Telephones" about the Bell System, "The Businessman and Picasso" a portfolio of businessmen's art collections, "Continuous Coal Mining", etc.Founded by Henry Luce (who had, with partner Briton Hadden, founded Time magazine in 1923), Luce declared of Fortune magazine that "American business has importance - even majesty - so the magazine in which we are able to interpret it will look and feel important - even majestic." Item #39302