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Time, American, founded 1923  Search this
Signed by:
Jim Brown, American, 1936 - 2023  Search this
ink on paper
H x W x D: 11 3/16 × 8 3/8 × 3/16 in. (28.4 × 21.3 × 0.5 cm)
magazines (periodicals)
November 26, 1965
The November 26, 1965 issue of Time magazine featuring Cleveland Browns running back Jim Brown on the cover, with Brown's autograph.
The cover image features a color painting of Brown by artist Henry Koerner. Brown is depicted wearing a #32 football jersey, clutching a football to his chest with his proper left hand with a goal post and empty bleachers in the background. Printed black text on his proper left shoulder reads [CLEVELAND’S / JIMMY BROWN]. Brown’s signature is blue ink across the front of the jersey. Across the top is [TIME / THE WEEK MAGAZINE] in large white text. The cover has a white, black, and red border with small black text reading [THIRTY-FIVE CENTS] and [NOVEMBER 26, 1965] at the top, and [VOL. 86 NO. 22 / (REG. U.S. PAT. OFF.)] at the bottom.
The cover story on Brown appears on pages 80-86, and has the headline [SPORT / PRO FOOTBALL / “Look at Me, Man!”]. There are 110 total pages and the back cover has a full-page color advertisement for Parliament cigarettes.
African American  Search this
Athletes  Search this
Football  Search this
Sports  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
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Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
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