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Weegee Covers Christmas in New York

PM Daily, December 26, 1940 “Weegee Covers Christmas in New York… In Pictures and Words” by Weegee Early Christmas Eve I received a phone call from Wesley Price, one of PM’s picture editors. Price told me he wanted a good … Continue reading

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69 years ago…

PM Daily, Vol. 1, No. 1, June 18, 1940 On June 18, 1940, PM newspaper started publishing. PM was an innovative and progressive (and relatively expensive) liberal daily newspaper. The first issue is somewhat typical: articles about World War II … Continue reading

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The Joy of Living… on Third Avenue

Weegee, Joy of Living, 1942 Weegee’s photograph was made on Third Avenue between 41st and 42nd Streets, facing south. The caption from PM Daily (April 17, 1942, p. 7) reads: “Car Hits 3d Ave. L – One Dies, Two Hurt. … Continue reading

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Victory-Europe Day

Weegee, Victory-Europe Day, May 8, 1945 PM Daily, May 8, 1945 PM Daily, photo by John Albert, May 8, 1945 PM Daily, photos by Morris Gordon and John Albert, May 8, 1945 Sidewalk newsstand on Victory-Europe or V-E Day. The … Continue reading

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Intermission… November 25, 1941

Weegee, Intermission, November 25, 1941 Weegee, Intermission, November 25, 1941 PM Daily, November 25, 1941, p. 22 PM Daily, November 25, 1941, p. 22 “‘Intermission’ I made this at the opening of the Met Opera Season.. I wanted to get … Continue reading

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A wrecked car, and a cop kills a holdup man…

PM Daily, November 24, 1940 PM Daily, November 24, 1941 November 24 was an auspicious day for Weegee; in 1940 and 1941 he had the above photos published in PM Daily…

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