Photoplay Sep. 1948 – Alan Ladd

Very unusual cover for Photoplay! Not that I’m complaining. 🙂

Photoplay September 1948 Alan Ladd

 

Ladd was very popular, a huge star. In the following year he’d star in The Great Gatsby.

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Photoplay May-Aug. 1948

  • Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): June Allyson, Lana Turner, Esther Williams, Shirley Temple and her beautiful baby.

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1948

Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): June Haver, Ingrid Bergman, Linda Darnell, Betty Grable.

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Photoplay Sep.-Dec. 1947

Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): Jennifer Jones, Olivia de Havilland, Gene Tierney, Joan Caulfield.

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Photoplay May-Aug. 1947

Cover girls (l.-r., in order of appearance): June Allyson; a beautiful Shirley Temple; Esther Williams; and an almost unrecognizable Lana Turner.

 

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Photoplay Jan.-Apr. 1947

Cover girls and boy (l.-r., in order of appearance): Greer Garson, Ingrid Bergman, Bing Crosby, Jeanne Crain.

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Photoplay Nov.-Dec. 1946

Betty Grable and Tyrone Power.

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Photoplay Aug.-Oct. 1946

Photoplay October 1946

Cover girls and boy: June Allyson, Cornel Wilde, and Lana Turner.

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Photoplay Apr.-July 1946

 

 

  • Cover girls (l.-r., in order of apperance): Jennifer Jones; Jeanne Crain and adorable friend; Ingrid Bergman; Esther Williams.
  • As of the June issue (Bergman), the “combined with Movie Mirror” tagline is no longer included.

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Photoplay March 1946

An eye-catching cover design featuring the exquisite Gene Tierney.

Photoplay March 1946

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