Playboy Magazine July 1972 vol.19, no.7
July 1972, Playboy cover image.
Weight ≈ 509g
Cover A Revealing History of Lingerie collage created by Tom Tomc and photographed by Robert Harmon
Playmate Image
Carol O'Neal
Carol's World
our july playmate finds a full life under playboy's business-and-pleasure dome
Carol O'Neal photographed by Richard Fegley
Anthony Herbert interviewed by Bruce Galloway and Robert B. Johnson Jr.
a candid conversation with the "supersoldier" who was forced to leave the army for exposing war crimes—high-level cover-up—in vietnam
An Overview Of Ladies' Underwear by William Iversen photographed by Frank Laffitte and Richard Fegley
from bustles to step-ins to no-bra to nothing—a loving look at unmentionables through the years
Two Much photographed by Mario Cassilli and Ralph Nelson Jr.
a pair of paulas—pritchett and kelly, both of whom were introduced in playboy—are now fulfilling our predictions of stardom
Articles and Features Playbill
Dear Playboy
Playboy After Hours - a guy's guide to what's hip and what's happening
The Playboy Advisor
The Playboy Forum - a continuing dialogue on contemporary issues between playboy and its readers
Rapture Of The Deep (fiction) by John Knowles, illustrated by Franz Altshuller
An Overview Of Ladies' Underwear (article) by William Iversen
Far From The Madding Crowd (modern living) by Ken W. Purdy
Sex And The Single Priest (article) by Garry Wills
Vargas Girl How To Steal The Presidential Nomination (humor)
So It's A Bracelet, What's It To Ya?'(accouterments) by Robert L. Green, with James Cann and Burt Reynolds
Cause Without A Rebel (article) by Robert Sherrill
Playboy's Party Jokes (humor) with LeRoy Neiman's Femlin
The Silver Bullet (fiction) by James Alan McPherson, ilustrated by Thomas Upshur
The Red And The Gold (travel) by Reg Potterton
Vargas Girl (pictorial) by Alberto Vargas
Hanging Loose (attire) by Robert L. Green
Take That, You Soulless Son Of A Bitch! (article) by Peter Swerdloff
No Place To Be Nobody (article) by Douglas Bauer
The Old Bull Moose Of The Woods (fiction) by Peter L. Sandberg
The Mender Of Posts (ribald classic)
'Sommelier! Another Well-Chilled Bottle Of Chateau Apple Dapple, S'il Vous Plait!' (drink) by Emanuel Greenberg
Passion In Senior City! (humor) by John Dempsey
On The Scene (personalities) - Jeff Greenfield, Dr Charles G. Hurst, JR., Richard Hungisto
Playboy Potpourri - people, places, objects and events of interest or amusement
Carol O'Neal was the subject of Richard Fegley's first Playmate shoot.
Karen Christy is the December 1971 Playmate.
Decorated Korean and Vietnam war hero Lt. Colonel Anthony Herbert achieved some media notoriety in 1969/70 over his assertions that top brass in the US military covered up atrocities and other war crimes in Vietnam. He was forced to retire early, published Soldier (ISBN0030914566) in 1973, and sued Columbia Broadcasting System, Inc. for defamation in Federal District Court. Although he was vindicated no one was ever prosecuted. Read More....
230 pages of period adverts, pin ups and articles with lots of quality photographs and illustrations.
For more, visit or join the Playboy Cyber Club.
This site is not in anyway associated with the Playboy organization.
Page Design ©   AR   Designated trademarks and brands are the copyright of their respective owners. E&OE