The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Collection

Japs pick queen of beauty...

Color drawin of Mitsuko Iwasaki, winner of the Miss Nippon beauty pageant. Accompanies an article about the first Japanese beauty pageant, comparing Japanese women to other American and European women. A caption reads, "in striking contrast to the idea of pulchritude in Japan is the beauty queen of today of the island empire..."


42 x 20 cm

Tribune Company

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  • The Janet A. Ginsburg Chicago Tribune Image Collection

  • Chicago Sunday Tribune (August 19, 1934), Graphic Section/Camera News Review, p. 1

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