The Observer magazine - The Rat Race cover (6 September 1970)
The Observer magazine - The Rat Race cover (6 September 1970) Good condition for age - there is yellowing to some page edges
BUILD-UP TO DOOMSDAY - Gordon Rattray Taylor, whose 'Doomsday Book' is about to be published, forecasts that the unavoidable stresses of life in such ungovernable and overcrowded cities are a menace to the whole future of society
FIRST TO THE TOP - A recent climb on Gaulton Castle (a sea stack in the Orkneys) was photographed by Leo Dickenson and Peter Crew. We find out how they did it
HAVE MAN, WILL TRAVEL - We chat to Jacqueline Blair, who ran off with a Gypsy when she was 16. Paul Hill photographed her with her husband and their daughter at Appleby Fair, one of the most colourful events in the Gypsy calendar
FASHION - "Start with a skirt"
2 page fashion. (Fashion by Liz Smith. Photographs by Helmut Newton)