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Published by:
Newsweek, Inc., American, founded 1933  Search this
Subject of:
O. J. Simpson, American, born 1947  Search this
ink on paper
H x W (closed): 10 1/2 × 8 in. (26.7 × 20.3 cm)
H x W (open): 10 1/2 × 15 7/8 in. (26.7 × 40.3 cm)
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
June 27, 1994
An issue of Newsweek, Vol. CXXIII, No. 26. The front cover features a mugshot of OJ Simpson. Simpson is depicted staring in to the camera and is shown wearing a white shirt and dark jacket. In front of his chest is the prison number from the Los Angeles Police Department. Red type over the image reads: [TRAIL OF / BLOOD]. Black type along top edge of front cover reads: [HEALTH CARE: Who's Afraid / of 'Rationing"? / GAYS: / Tony Kushner / on Stonewall 25]. A barcode is featured in the bottom right corner of the cover. The interior consists of sixty-two pages. The back cover of the magazine features and advertisement for Absolut vodka.
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Football  Search this
Law  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Sports  Search this
U.S. History, 1969-2001  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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© 1994 Newsweek, Inc
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