100 Years Ago Today

A History Of Events And Happenings From Exactly One Hundred Years Ago

Issued May 30, 1912

LIFE magazine – Army and Navy NumberWalter Haskell Hinton was born in San Francisco, California in August 1886. In 1901 Hinton attended the Art Institute of Chicago. He lived most of his life in Chicago but spent some time in New York and Philadelphia. He was successful illustrator who worked in advertising and magazines such as LIFE as well as Western Story, Outdoor Life, and Successful Farming.

On May 30, 1912 he did a cover for LIFE that showed a sailor wooing a beautiful Indian woman.

“Nearest is Dearest”

Photo: MAY 30, 1912</p>
<p>Issued May 30, 1912</p>
<p>LIFE magazine - Army and Navy Number</p>
<p>Walter Haskell Hinton was born in San Francisco, California in August 1886. In 1901 Hinton attended the Art Institute of Chicago. He lived most of his life in Chicago but spent some time in New York and Philadelphia. He was successful illustrator who worked in advertising and magazines such as LIFE as well as Western Story, Outdoor Life, and Successful Farming.</p>
<p>On May 30, 1912 he did a cover for LIFE that showed a sailor wooing a beautiful Indian woman.</p>
<p>"Nearest is Dearest"
Advertisements

Single Post Navigation

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: