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The Illustrated London News 1955

Events of this year in the Illustrated London News


February 5th

No. 3537 Vol. 136.(USA edition)

* World of the Theatre: Ghosts In St. James. by J C Trewin. A new English Opera: Tippett's "The Midsummer Marriage."

* A page for collectors: "Enamels- Chinese And European". By Frank Davis.

* World of Science: Shrews.

* Illustrations of Exotic Fishes by Steve Parker (double page)

* Window on the world: The Two China's And The United States.

* Sculptures found at Hadrians Villa.

* Netherlands crown princess Beatrix 17th birthday: article and photo

* Excavations At UR by Sir Leonard Wooley.

* full page photo VIVIEN LEIGH AND HUSBAND LAURENCE OLIVIER - upcoming Theatre performance at Stratford-On-Avon.

* Full Page Ads (color and black & white): DEWAR'S SCOTCH, HORROCKSES COTTON FABRICS, COSSOR ELCTRONICS, SHELL OIL (W. ILLUSTRATION OF BIRDS BY MAURICE WILSON), FORD OF DAGENHAM, BRITISH STEEL, RADIO GRAMOPHONE DEVELOPEMENT CO. LTD, DAVID BROWN COMPANIES.

* Partial Page Ads: (colour and Black & white): BENTLEY AUTOS, MACKINLAY'S, PLAYER'S MEDIUM TOBACCO, BENEDICTINE BRANDY, HAIG, THORNYCROFT, TRIUMPH LINGERIE STRAPLESS, BALLANTINE'S SCOTCH.


June 25th



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