The Sunday Times magazine - The Gardening Obsession cover (24 May 1964)
The Sunday Times magazine - The Gardening Obsession cover (24 May 1964) Good condition - read once - light wear throughout - yellowing to page edges due to age - staples are rusty - some light foxing throughout
THE POLITICS OF ADVERTISING - Richard Usborne discusses an industry that spends up to £500 million a year
6 page feature
THE DIAMOND DIGGERS - (By Tom Hopkinson)
The farm where South Africa's diamond industry began was sold for £6000 in 1871. Last year, De Beers sold diamonds worth £116 million. How did the diamond rush become big business?
3 page feature
LIVES OF THE GARDENERS - We meet some of the most dedicated gardeners
7 page feature
FASHION - "Country look goes grand"
2 page fashion photos (fashion from Christian Dior, Mary Quant, Jean Varon)
(photos by Duffy)
COOKERY - Cooking with Robert Carrier
This week: The cucumber
1 page (with recipes)