The Observer magazine - Quest For The Sun God cover (18 October 1970)
The Observer magazine - Quest For The Sun God cover (18 October 1970) Fair to good condition for age - light age wear throughout - there is a small tear through front cover and affects one page inside
QUEST FOR THE SUN GOD - Thor Heyerdahl's unforgettable story of the Ra expedition
15 pages (continues in the next week's issue)
FASHION - "Straight back to curves"
2 page fashion underwear (by Liz Smith)
MOTORING WITH THE 1971 LOOK - We test six of the new cars at the Motor Show
5 page feature (focuses on Vauxhall Viva, Ford Cortina, Hillman Avenger GT, Citroen GS, Triumph Toledo, Marcos Mantis)
CARS FOR CONNOISSEURS - We visit some outstanding French motor museums and pick out eight collectors' pieces
Three and a half pages
(Featuring: 1920 Marcel Leyat, 1934 Voisin C25 Aerodyne saloon, 1952 Gordini 2.3 litre sports/racing car, 1957 Maserati 250F Grand Prix car, 1954 Socema Gregoire gas-turbine car, 1956 Lotus Eleven, 1885 De Dion Bouton 'dog cart', 1925 510 C.C. Monotrace)
STEVE McQUEEN: DOES THE CRASH HAT FIT?
Frank Page reports from Le Mans where Steve McQueen has been driving at speeds over 200 mph for a film about the famous 24-hour race
4 page feature
OLD WIVES' WISDOM - We take a look at some old remedies which were at least as valuable as the doctors' nostrums before the sure-fire cures of this century
2 page feature