1965 ILLUSTRATED LONDON NEWS 11 Dec Newspaper SOLD (3956)

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Sold, but we hope to source another newspaper in the future.

28 pages (56 sides) Weekly Issue of: 

The Illustrated London News

DATED 1965

This first part of the description features a list of images i.e. photographs, sketches, drawings etc (these sometimes have descriptive articles but not always). They include:

Arkle the Race Horse with Jockey Pat Taffe - colour front cover photograph

RAF in Zambia :

Zambia Servicemen Help RAF Sevicemen at Ndola - front page photograph by Phillip Jones-Griffith .

Arthur Bottomley Talks To The Newly Arrived RAF at an Air Base in Zambia.

Zambian Serviceman Guards a Javelin Fighter Jet of 29 Squadron.

RAF Regiment Billeted in a Disused Trade Fair Hall.

British Troops in Their Billet.

Malcolm Macdonald with President Kaunda.

The Kariba Dam Which Zambia Relies on For Power.

Control Room for The Dam Which Lies in Rhodesia.

Map of Zambia, Salisbury, Rhodesia, Kariba Power Station Areas .

F111 Fighter Bomber in the Final Stage of Assembly at the General Dynamics Plant at Fort Worth Texas.

Four sequential aerial photographs of the F111 Sweeping Wings Back.

Arkle Steeplechase Racehorse:

Six photographs showing horse and jocke in various races during 1964 - 1965.

Arkle Being Ridden in the Irish Countryside - full page colour.

Arkle's Pedigree.

Paddy Woods and Arkle, Kilallaghan

The Naas Races Watched by Mrs Dreaper and Arkle's Owner Anne, Duchess of Westminster - photo by Brian Seed.

Mister Tom Dreaper Explains How He Brought Arkle to His Prime (plus another lady) - photo by Brian Seed.

Arkle Receiving his Regular Diet of Guinness and Eggs with Hay and Oats.

Johnny Lumley Cleaning Out Rainbow Stable While Arkle Watches.

Two Generations in Macbeth at Gordonstoun: Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) as a Young Macbeth, and Prince Charles.

The Revelations of an Electron Microscope - six photos of various items and magnifications on two double pages with text.

Senaka Senanayake the 14 Year Old Ceylon Artist at The Grosvenor Galleries:

Chatting with His Mother Nalini Senanayake.

The Oil Painting Tigers.

Line and Wash Drawing of Two Men in Sarongs.

Buddha Sending his Disciples Away.

19th Century Joseph Paxton:

Joseph Paxton's Unrealised Town Planning Scheme, The Great Victorian Way.

Victoria Regia (water lily) at Chatsworth Could Support Paxtons Daughter. Reive.

1851 Exhibition Building Enlarged at Sydenham in 1852 - photograph with two men in the foreground.

Paxton at a Meeting of a Group of Directors of Railways, Possibly Midland - photo.

Chatsworth and The Great Stove - photo.

Edensor - photo.

The Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments - double page of images with text:

View of the Cliffs of Qumran.

Elizabeth Hay Bechtel Psalms Scroll before Unrolling.

Part of the Bechtel Scroll x3

Better Road Illumination x4 photographs.

Lanhybrock House, Cornwall: Crenellated Gatehouse and Gardens

19thC Cast Iron Garden Seat at Hidcote Manor Gloucestershire.

Cast Iron Furness Railway Seat.

Cinema: Scene from The Early Bird with Norman Wisdom and Jerry Desmonde.

Scene From Fifi la Plume - Philippe Avron.

Theatre Scene: The Glass Menagerie - Anna Massey - Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies.

Showing at Tattersall's - From a painting by Robert Bevan. miel

Travel: New York and Lower Manhattan with Brooklyn Across the East River.

Travel: Niagara Falls in Winter.


VAT 69 Whisky - fp colour

Asprey Dressing Case - fp.

Mens Shoes Mansfield - hp.

Imperial Cancer Research Fund.

Findlater's Dry Fly Sherry - fp colour.

Rings from Garrard the Jewellers - dp col. showing 52 designs with prices.

Wills Cigars Christmas Boxes - fp colour showing Van Dyck, Embassy Corona, Toledo, Wills Whiffs, Castella, Picador.

Domecq Sherry - fp col. showing a Spanish flamenco dancer.

Rothmans of Pall Mall - fp col. Christmas box of 25.

Palace of Mateus, Souro, Northern Portugal - fp col. photograph by Percy Hennell for Mateus Rose wine.

Cinzano Bianco - fp col.

Johnnie Walker - fp col. (small tear to border).

Mason Pearson Hairbrush

Becas Real Turtle Soup.

Vauxhall Cresta - fp with prices

Spastics Society.

Royal Association in Aid of Deaf and Dumb.

Tibet Society of the UK.

Hennessy Cognac - fp col. inside back cover showing six colour photographs of scenes in Cognac France.

Tio Pepe Sherry, Gonzalez Byas - fp col. back cover.


This second part of the description features items of news articles etc but have no images associated with the subject matter unless listed above. They include:

Letters from Readers: Edward Hewars of New Ton Abbot - A. M. Isdale, of Thames, New Zealand.

RAF in Zambia

The Kariba Lake and Dam.

The Texan F111 Fighter Bomber - by Timothy Johnson.

Arkle by Roger Elliot. Keenlyside

Our Notebook by Arthur Bryant

Electron Microscope Photographs by the Cambridge Instrument Company with mention of Professor C. W. Oatley.

Senaka Senanayake the Artist.

Joseph Paxton - by Charles Bricker.

Better Road Illumination - Motoring by Sir John Whitmore.

Gardening Books by E. B.

Gardening by Edward Hyams

Theatre Reviews by J. C. Trewin.

Cinema Reviews by Alan Dent.

Book Reviews by Charles Petrie, Patricia Hodgart, and C.B.

Our Starfish Cousins by Maurice Burton.

Travel by David D. Tennant.

Bridge and Chess by Edward Mayer and Baruch H. Wood

SleekburnC. 1112

The Illustrated London News was a magazine founded by Herbert Ingram with the first edition of the Illustrated London News appearing on 14 May 1842.

This is an original but USED vintage newspaper not a scan and not a later re-print. If there is a particular date you require in regards to this item eg. for a birthday or anniversary etc please ask.

The four digit number in brackets in title is for my ref only. It measures 365 x 260 mm (14.25 x 10.25). There is a little handling wear/marks to cover. There is a little age yellowing. The centre page is loose. Some pages have handling marks, blemishes due to their age. The images vary in size. PLEASE NOTE: I cannot guarantee that the issue is complete 'as published' - but what I have described above IS present. As far as I can tell there are no pages missing, but if you are looking for something in particular in this issue PLEASE ASK. The process of the page numbering in The Illustrated London News carry on from the previous issue, therefore do not start at number 1.

Quotation or speech marks in the text signifies the content in my words and not necessarily what is written on the original page."Info." in the description is my research, although relevant to the accompanying image or article, is not necessarily in the text. This item will be packaged in a tube. Any © Copyright symbols are not on your ordered product.


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Condition Used
Product Code SOLD
Weight 0.3kg