Category Archives: 1930s

Photoplay May-Aug. 1938

  • Cover girls and boy (l.-r., in order of appearance): Shirley Temple, Claudette Colbert, Clark Gable, Myrna Loy.

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1938

  • Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): Irene Dunne, Ginger Rogers, Sonja Henie, Carole Lombard.

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Photoplay Nov.-Dec. 1937

Photoplay Nov 1937 Shirley TemplePhotoplay Dec 1937 Loretta Young

  • Red-hot cover girls: November, Shirley Temple and December, Loretta Young.

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Photoplay July-Oct. 1937

  • Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): Jeanette MacDonald, Claudette Colbert, Myrna Loy, Joan Crawford.

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Photoplay Mar.-June 1937

  • Cover girls and boy (l.-r, in order of appearance): Jean Harlow; Ginger Rogers; Harlow again, this time with the┬áseriously gorgeous Robert Taylor; and Shirley Temple.

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Photoplay Jan.-Feb. 1937

Photoplay January 1937 GingerPhotoplay February 1937 Joan Crawford

  • Cover girls: for January, Ginger Rogers; and for February, who’s black and white and red all over? Joan Crawford, that’s who ­čśë
  • Cover artist: James Montgomery Flagg.

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Photoplay Nov.-Dec. 1936

Photoplay November 1936Photoplay December 1936 Shirley Temple

  • Cover girls: Carole Lombard and Shirley Temple.
  • Cover artist: James Montgomery Flagg.

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Photoplay’s New Look July-Oct. 1936

  • Cover girls (l.-r.,in order of appearance): Claudette Colbert, Bette Davis, Katharine Hepburn, Norma Shearer.
  • James Montgomery Flagg is the cover artist. You’ve undoubtedly seen his work before ­čśëUncle Sam Flagg I Want You

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Photoplay May-June 1936

  • Cover subjects: May – Myrna Loy (May); ┬áJune – Dick Powell and Marion Davies.
  • Below: Clarence Sinclair Bull’s famous photo of Loy.
  • Coming up next: another cover format change for Photoplay.

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Filed under 1930s, Dick Powell, Marion Davies, Myrna Loy, Uncategorized

Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1936

Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): Norma Shearer, Ginger Rogers, Shirley Temple, Joan Crawford.

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Filed under 1930s, Ginger Rogers, Joan Crawford, Norma Shearer, Shirley Temple