Probably the most beautiful, and certainly the most imaginative, air terminal in the world will be unveiled when Trans World Airlines formally opens its new Flight Center at New York International Airport (Idlewild).
Here’s a selection of photos taken by visitors to NYC who snapped pictures of the impressively tall twin towers of the World Trade Center during the months and years before they fell.
On the inside of the pedestal of the statute of Liberty Enlightening the World has been placed a bronze memorial tablet bearing Emma Lazarus's name and the sonnet she wrote twenty years ago, dedicated to the statue.
The Majestic is an attractive house at all times of the year, but it is additionally so in the summer, because of its beautiful roof garden.
There is no use in making any bones about it: Cigarette smoking is on the increase among the women of New York City.
"I was as nervous as a poker player down to his last pants’ button, and every one of the hard-boiled old-timers in the art department knew it. "
What have the protagonists of a half-century-old comic strip - Little Orphan Annie - got to do with Broadway?
Ron Swoboda’s eighth-inning double capped a typical comeback rally that started with a smudge of shoe polish Thursday and the New York Mets, baseball’s 100-to-1 shot.
The highest building in the world will be built on the site of the Waldorf Astoria hotel. It will be known as the Empire State Building, will be eighty stories high, and will cost more than $66,000,000.
John Lennon, the former Beatle whose music set the beat for a revolutionary youth generation in the 1960s, was shot to death outside his Manhattan home by a man who earlier obtained his autograph on the rock star’s new record album, police said today.
Studio 54 is arguably the most famous -- or at the very least, infamous -- nightclub of all time.
Hoffman has the strange ability to be himself on stage. Or at least if that is not himself he is playing, or at least some aspect of himself, he must be so unnaturally talented that he is practically monstrous.
Bald, Tootsie Pop-snacking Kojak was the king of the police procedural from 1973 through 1978.
Elsa Einstein was the professor's second wife... and his first cousin. They did not have any children of their own, but the couple raised her two daug... Read more...