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Photoplay Sep.-Dec. 1961

Cover girls and boys:
Sep. 1961: Elizabeth Taylor
Oct. 1961: America’s Newest Star, First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy
Nov. 1961: Debbie Reynolds, with Todd Fisher
Dec. 1961: And of course, Liz and Eddie Fisher


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Photoplay May-Aug. 1961

Cover girls:
After a few months away, the perennials are back!
May 1961: Debbie makes a triumphant return to Photoplay’s cover
June 1961: As does Elizabeth Taylor, with her adorable dog
July 1961: Debbie again, with Carrie Fisher
Aug. 1961: And if it’s Tuesday, it must be bedlam: Tuesday Weld

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1961

So who could kick Liz, Debbie and Eddie off the cover? Some fresh-faced new stars, that’s who. And a new romance never hurts either!

Cover girls and boys:
Jan. 1961: Elizabeth Taylor and an uncharacteristically bespectacled Eddie Fisher
Feb. 1961: Sandra Dee
March 1961: Sandra Dee and Bobby Darin, the new “It” couple
April 1961: Connie Stevens — a future Mrs. Eddie Fisher

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