Premier ad for Marilyn Monroe in, "The Seven Year Itch"... Peggy Lee gets contract...
Item # 655389
THE NEW YORK TIMES, June 3, 1955
* Marilyn Monroe in "The Seven Year Itch" - large ad for the premier showing
* Peggy Lee signs 3-film contract - article mentions her being one of the voices in the soon-to-be-released, "Lady and the Tramp"
Page 27 has a large ad for the premier showing of, "The Seven Year Itch," staring Marilyn Monroe. The ad features her famous pose of her standing on a subway grate as her white dress is blown upwards by a passing train.
Page 26 has a two-line, one column heading: "PEGGY LEE SIGNS 3-FILM CONTRACT," which is an article mentioning, among other things, her as being one of the voices for Disney's up-and-coming, "Lady and the Tramp" (she actually sang several songs and provided the voice for several of the animated characters).
Another ad is for Walt Disney's, "DAVY CROCKETT."
Although the issue is believed to be complete in 48 pages, it is being sold for the described content. See images for details.
Category: The 20th Century