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APRIL ASHLEY Chris Steele Perkins SOUTH AFRICA Observer magazine UK

APRIL ASHLEY Chris Steele Perkins SOUTH AFRICA Observer magazine UK

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The iconic transgender model April Ashley is featured on the cover and interviewed inside this very rare Observer magazine from the 1980's.

Ashley is featured in a candid interview about her life and transition with Maureen Cleave. There are photographs from her modeling career 4 pages, including rare archival photos.

Also inside - 

Magnum photographer Chris Steel Perkins photographs in South Africa 6 pages in "The Coloureds Come In Off The Fence"(!).

Actor Tom Conti in "A room of my own".  Photographed in his new home by Tim Mercer, with interview, 3 pages.

Last Exit from HONG KONG as Lord Maclehose leaves the then British colony, 2 pages. 

PEANUTS comic strip

SUE ARNOLD column 

The European Cookery pull-out section is still attached.

Drawings by John Glashan. 

Full page adverts include -
Harvey Nichols
Volvo 343 DL car
Ferguson Videostar

This is a rare issue of The Observer Magazine and was published for one day only as a supplement to the main newspaper making it a very scarce and hard to find magazine.

Excellent condition.  light wear from the age on the spine ,staples are secure and contents fine.  

Shipping includes insurance & online tracking. We are happy to combine post.

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