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Real [for Men] (2 vintage adventure magazines, 1956-57)

Real [for Men] (2 vintage adventure magazines, 1956-57)

SKU: 125880

Slater, Harry and Frank Lualdi (; Ray Robinson, Dick Kaplan, H. Pleasants, et al. (eds.)


Real [for Men] (2 vintage adventure magazines, 1956-57)


Dunellen, NJ: Literary Enterprises, 1956-57. Distributed by ICD. B/W/Color throughout, ~90pp, side-stapled. Two vintage adventure magazines devoted to fiction, men's interest, sports, pinups. Short-lived (1952-60), about 100 issues, despite often great photography & writing, book-length entries. Ties to Popular Library, Miss magazine, See magazine. 


V8 N1, May 1956 (A. Leslie Ross cover/center, Edgar I. Stewart, Shep Shephard, Stephen Morton to Frank Burnham, M.M. Marberry, James Rooney to B.W. von Block (Lawrence?), Bob Greene, Louis A. Moore, Eugene R. Hedlund to Jack Goulding, Lewis Thompson & Charles Boswell, Theodore Irwin, Haldeen Braddy, Rafael Desoto, Jay Weaver, Norm Saunders, Lowell Hess, Howard Cosell, Lloyd Baker, Roy Williams, Luther Scheffy, J.G. Farris, Henry Boltinoff, Mel Scott, Clem Scalzitti, Bill Wenzel; Queer Company Airborne Division, Custer, gangs, Hollywood hunks, Levin J. Marvel schooner, golf cheats, Dr. Harvey Burdell, Rita Gam 4pp, Pancho Villa, Elsa Martinelli centerfold, subway cops, John Wayne "Searchers" ad). Very Good, stains.


V9 N3, January 1957 (Rico Tomaso cover, Matthew Gant, Mark Sufrin, Ed Hymoff, Keith Monroe, Don Dwiggins, Peter Freuchen, Bob Green, Lewis Thompson, Victor Riesel, Wilbur Cross, Murray Olderman, David Sutton, James Blaine, Dick Loomis, Max Porter, Scheffy, Frazier T. Scott, J. Bonestell, Bernhardt, Pearson; General MacArthur, Portugee Phillips, prostitution, Air Force SAC bomber, Col. Johan Rall, execution, Joi Lansing 4pp, Joao de Sousa, profanity, dirty football, Carol Jean Lauritzen centerfold). Very Good Plus, toning, few tears. [Book ID 125880] [Magazines]


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