February 13th, 2019

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Romancing the screen in '32 (the sequel)

The Carole & Co. entry for Aug. 4, 2013 (https://carole-and-co.livejournal.com/622410.html) featured Lombard on the cover of the April 1932 issue of Screen Romances. Four inside page illustrations also ran:

The issue again is available on eBay; is it the same copy? Look at the cover (seen here at an angle) and judge for yourself. I don't believe so:

The good news for collectors of Lombardiana is that all the inside samples shown this time around are different. We have a table of contents...

...a two-page spread on "Tarzan, The Ape Man"...

...homes of film stars such as Joan Crawford, Marie Dressler, Robert Montgomery and Warner Baxter...

...and the back cover, an ad for Camel cigarettes:

The magazine is in good to very good condition, with the inside pages in slightly better shape.

This copy is selling for $200, although you can make an offer. Find out more information by visiting https://www.ebay.com/itm/1932-APRIL-SCREEN-ROMANCES-MOVIE-MAGAZINE-CAROLE-LOMBARD-COVER-M-356/362556851376?hash=item546a1284b0:g:D6sAAOSwOztcW4i0:sc:USPSPriorityFlatRateEnvelope!90044!US!-1:rk:4:pf:1&frcectupt=true.
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