Saturday Evening Post featuring Sean Connery


Copy of The Saturday Evening Post from 17 July 1965. The cover features Sean Connery as James Bond in the 1965 film Thunderball, the fourth in the James Bond series. Thunderball is based on the novel of the same name by Ian Fleming and it stars Sean Connery, Claudine Auger, Adolfo Celi, Luciana Paluzzi, and Rik Van Nutter. It was the first Bond film to be shot in widescreen Panavision and to have a running time over two hours.

Cover also features stories about multi-millionaires, a discovery that prevents miscarriages, and a Nevada divorce ranch. The Saturday Evening Post has produced magazines for almost 300 years.

Date Made: 1965

Depicted: Connery, SeanMaker: Saturday Evening Post

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: James BondMagazinesPopular CultureMovieEntertainment, Film


See more items in: Culture and the Arts: Entertainment, Popular Entertainment, Movie Collection


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Credit Line: Gift of Ryan Lintelman

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2016.3175.16Nonaccession Number: 2016.3175Catalog Number: 2016.3175.16

Object Name: magazine

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 13 1/2 in x 10 5/8 in; 34.29 cm x 26.9875 cm


Record Id: nmah_1827620

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