Bonhams is auctioning a very rare Marilyn Monroe magazine in their July 3, 2012 auction. This post shares a few words from the consignor’s son about the very rare April 13, 1946 edition of Leader Magazine.
Marilyn Monroe Is Always a Nice Surprise
A full page color photo of Marilyn Monroe inside an otherwise below average 1952 issue of TIME Magazine provides the reason why I choose to page through magazine back issues that I list for sale. This article explains in better detail with mention of a couple of other of today’s findings plus a look at Marilyn, of course!
Collecting the Toronto Star Weekly
An introduction to a complete article about collecting the Toronto Star Weekly including opinion on collecting the Sunday magazine sections of old newspapers.
Today in 1907 – Variety Publishes First Movie Reviews
On this date in 1907 Variety Magazine published what are considered the first movie reviews. This article looks at two of those movies, reprints one of the reviews, includes a video of a piece from that same period, and more!
Great Inexpensive Holiday Gift for Any Magazine Collector That You Know
The Antique Trader Vintage Magazines Price Guide was only published on August 28th of this year, so there’s a good chance that the magazine collector on your shopping list does not have this one yet–every magazine collector should have it. Craig Stark writes a Book Think Review which will give more details than I give […]