Playboy Magazine January 1962 vol.9, no.1
January 1962, Playboy cover image.
Weight ≈ 351g
Cover Heidi Becker, Susan Kelly, Connie Cooperr, Christa Speck, Karen Thompson photographed by Mario Casilli, Frank Bez, Paul Morton Smith, Sam Wu,
Playboy's Penthouse Playmate
  Merle Pertile photographed by Frank Bez
Our January jeune fille, projected prettily on more than a score of Playboy's Penthouse television shows originating in Chicago before she left the Windy City for the Pacific Coast.
Playboy's 1961 Playmate Review:
Connie Cooper, Barbara Ann Lawford, Tonya Crews, Nancy Nielsen, Susan Kelly, Heidi Becker, Sheralee Conners, Karen Thompson, Christa Speck, Jean Cannon, Dianne Danford, Lynn Karrol,
Articles and Features
My Brother, Ernest Hemingway,
Part two of a biography by Leicester Hemingway. (part one - December 1961)
includes family photos
  Tell Me The Reason, Do (fiction) by Ken W. Purdy
Tune Every Heart And Every Voice (fiction) by Irwin Shaw
The Courting Of The Muse (humor) by P.G. Wodehouse
The Fine Art Of Acquiring Fine Art (modern living) by Sidney Tillim
A Miracle of Rare Device by Ray Bradbury.
Toasting The New Year (drink)
Telephone (satire) by Jules Feiffer
Proposition (fiction) by Garson Kanin
Topcoats Taken Lightly (attire) by Robert L. Green
Retroactive New Year's Resolutions (humor)
Playboy's Playmate Review (pictorial)
Word Play (humor) by Robert Carola
The Personal Secretary (fiction) by William Saroyan
I Defy You (opinion) by Henry Miller
The French Riviera (man at his leisure)
162 From Unpublished Private Letters (belles lettres) by D.H. Lawrence
Captain Jack And Jolly George (humor) featuring comedians Jack Burns and George Carlin
The Husband Confessor (ribald classic) by La Fontaine
Playboy's International Datebook (travel) by Patrick Chase
The French Riviera by LeRoy Neiman
Pages Of Paintings
Full Page Vargas Girl - on page 84
"The dinner and the drinks made me awfully sleepy Darling... have you any suggestions for waking me up?"

158 pages of period adverts, pin ups and articles with lots of quality photographs and illustrations.