THIRTEEN CLASSIC COVERS FROM
THE TIME MAGAZINE ARCHIVES.
1923 – Franklin Roosevelt, then head of the American Construction Council,
begins to make a national name for himself
1929 -- Captivating three-year old “Pincess Lilybet” would grow up to be
the current Queen of England
1939 – Lilybet's father, King George (he of The King’s Speech)
visits the United States for the first time as monarch
1950 – Coca Cola begins its world dominance
1955 – American women discover wash’n’wear clothes
made of exotic polyester fabrics like Dacron and Orlon
1972 – Like JFK and LBJ before him, Richard Nixon
finds himself wrestling with Viet Nam
1977 – Baryshnikov takes off
1981 – Billy Martin and his fractious Oakland A’s dominate baseball
1987 – A politician finds himself enmeshed with a woman not his wife.
1994 – We pause to pay tribute to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
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