Archive for the 'MAGAZINES' Category

GOOD NEWS FOR U.S. NUTRITION IN 1943!

General Mills’ Cheerioats was invented in 1941. It didn’t take long
for Quaker Oats to gripe about the name and threaten legal action,
so Cheerioats became Cheerios in 1945.

Image result for inventor of cheerios
Inventor Lester Ferdinand Borchardt
(1907 – 2007)

Image result for cheerios in 2019

posted by Bob Karm in CLASSIC ADS,Food/Drink,HISTORY,INVENTION,MAGAZINES and have No Comments

HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

todayinhistory

Tim maguire
TIM MAGUIRE

Image result for N.Y. YANKEES RETIRED NUMBER MICKEY MANTLE
The New York Yankees retired Mickey Mantle’s number (7) on this
day in 1969.

Related image
Mickey Mantle delivering his speech the day his number was retired.

Image result for N.Y. YANKEES RETIRED NUMBER MICKEY MANTLE
Mickey Mantle’s retired uniform No. 7 at Yankee Stadium.

Related image

posted by Bob Karm in Archetect,Assassin,Assassination,Attack,Baseball,BIRTHDAY,Custody,DEATH,HISTORY,MAGAZINES,Prophet and have No Comments

AWARD WINNING SPORTS MAGAZINE SOLD


Image result for old sports illustrated magazine covers

NEW YORK (AP) — Sports Illustrated magazine has been sold for $110 million
to a company that specializes in managing fashion, entertainment and sports brands, including marketing rights to Shaquille O’Neal and Muhammad Ali.

The seller, Meredith Corp., will continue running the print edition and the
website SI.com for at least two years. Its editor and publisher are staying on,
and the magazine will have editorial independence.

According to a statement made by Sports Illustrated Editor-in-Chief Chris
Stone, the deal lets Sports Illustrated grow in new areas such as esports,
while Meredith can continue to "produce independent, award-winning
journalism and storytelling."

Image result for chris stone editor and chief of sports illustrated
Chris Stone

The first issue of Sports Illustrated, showing Milwaukee Braves
star
Eddie Mathews at bat and New York Giants catcher Wes
Westrum
in Milwaukee County Stadium.

posted by Bob Karm in Awards,CLASSIC COVER,CURRENT EVENTS,HISTORY,MAGAZINES,News release,SPORTS and have No Comments

HISTORY WAS MADE ON THIS DAY

Today-In-Historytitle

sandy kozel 3
SANDY KOZEL


Elzire Dionne with her quintuplets shortly after their birth.


The Dionne quintuplets (above) were born on this day in 1934 near Callender, Ontario, to Olivia and Elzire Dionne. They were the first quintuplets to survive infancy.

Image result for the dionne quintuplets

Image result for the dionne quintuplets

Image result for the dionne quintuplets
The two surviving sisters, Annette and Cécile.

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Baseball,BIRTHDAY,Comedian,DEATH,HISTORY,MAGAZINES,MOVIES,Novelist,Royalty,TV series and have No Comments

ARTHUR GODFREY IS COVERED IN 1955 ~

Image result for arthur godfrey

Arthur Morton Godfrey (August 31, 1903 – March 16, 1983) was
a radio and television broadcaster and entertainer, sometimes 
introduced by his nickname, The Old Redhead.

posted by Bob Karm in CLASSIC ADS,HISTORY,MAGAZINES,RADIO,TV and have No Comments