The Sunday Times magazine - The New Look cover (11 August 1968)
The Sunday Times magazine - The New Look cover (11 August 1968) Fair condition for age - magazine has been read - there is creasing and small tears to bottom of front cover - small tear to front cover - foxing to bottom edge of front cover - slight bending to spine - light age wear throughout
Cover photo: 'The New Look' provoked this violent scene in March 1947 (in the Rue Lepic in Paris) when a model girl strolled through Paris in one of Dior's dresses
ALL HONOURABLE MEN - Norman Lewis on the Mafia
Seven and a half page feature
FASHION - "Nine-year wonder"
(by Meriel McCooey)
The glamour and absurdities of the post-war world's biggest fashion explosion which clung on for nine tenacious years until the style and looks of models like Jean Shrimpton killed it off.
6 page fashion (includes photos of Christian Dior's Spring Collection, 1947. Small photo of Barbara Goalen, Fiona Campbell-Walter, Moira Lister, Grace Kelly, Lauren Bacall, Deborah Kerr, Princess Margaret)
(includes half-page photo of Jean Shrimpton)
STONE BUILDINGS - We visit four of Britain's oldest homes and meet the present tenants
3 page feature
(Features: The Manor House, Hemingford; Charleston Manor; Ixworth Abbey; Bamburgh Castle)
HARLEM'S COOL SIDE - The Apollo, the last of the live theatres in Harlem, presents the best Soul music in New York
Two and a half page feature