Playboy Magazine July 1974 vol.21, no.7
July 1974, Playboy cover image.
Weight ≈ 480g
Cover Christine Maddox photographed by Pompeo Posar
Playmate image
Carol Vitale
Beach Blonde
wherein bunny-playmate carol vitale makes like the miami chamber of commerce
Carol Vitale photographed by David Chan
Barry Commoner interviewed by Larry DuBois photography by Herb Weitman
a candid conversation with the crusading environmentalist
Viva Vega! photographed by Eric Weston
brace yourself, america; mexico's high-combustion isela vega—with sam pekinpah at the controls—is heading your way
Heady Stuff
one great thing about ladies' chapeaux—they don't obstruct the view
'Let My People Come' photographed by Vernon L. Smith
the last "dirty" word in musicals
Articles and Features Playbill
Dear Playboy
Playboy After Hours - a guy's guide to what's hip and what's happening
The Playboy Advisor
Click for larger . . . The Playboy Forum - a continuing dialogue on contemporary issues between playboy and its readers
Bitch (fiction) by Roald Dahl
Shirt Tale (attire) by Robert L. Green
Witches' Brew (article) by Mordecai Richler
Nothing But The Truth...And Other Lies (article) by Douglas Bauer
Glug, Blub, Snap! (modern living)
Winter Of '73 (fiction) by Herbert Gold
Playboy's Party Jokes (humor) with LeRoy Neiman's Femlin
King Zamp (fiction) by Thomas Glynn
Wish You Were Here (humor) by John Craig
Playboy's History Of Organized Crime (article) by Richard Hammer
Take Cover (attire) by Robert L. Green
Diary Of A Customs Inspector (article) by Frank Jacobs and Peter Pitkin
The Vargas Girl (pictorial) by Alberto Vargas
The Devil Rides Behind (ribald classic), illustrated by Brad Holland
Saint Gloria and the Troll (article) by Frederick Exley, illustrated by Ed Paschke
No Success Like Failure (opinion) by Robert Sherrill
Playboy Potpourri - people, places, objects and events of interest or amusement
Carol Vitale appears in a pictorial in the August 1970and August 1971issues and on the cover of the August 1972issue.
This issue's cover is the first in whch the Playboy Logo forms an integral part of the overall design, rather than just being a typeface.
There is a new photo of Carol Vitale by Pompeo Posar in the April 1984 issue.
Christine Maddox appears as the Playmate in the December 1973issue.
Isela Vega is a Mexican actress, and occasional producer, writer, and director.
218 pages of period adverts, pin ups and articles with lots of quality photographs and illustrations.
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