Playboy Magazine August 1977 vol.24, no.8
August 1977, Playboy cover image.
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Cover
Karen Christy photographed by Phillip Dixon
this month's cover features december 1971 playmate karen christy, who last graced our cover on february 1974. karen is now working as a fashion model in dallas. the cover was conceived and designed by west coast photo editor marilyn grabowski and shot by photographer phillip dixon. says dixon: "i tried to capture what the aftermath of a pillow fight would look like—sort of messy but erotic."
Playmate
Bird On A Wire
august's julia lyndon is a high-riding equestrienne and the fastest phone in the west
Julia Lyndon photographed by Phillip Dixon
Playmate imageJulia Lyndon
Interview
Henry Winkler interviewed by Lawrence Groble, with photography by Steve Shapiro
a candid conversation with—sorry about that, henry—da fonz!
Pictorials
Riverboat Gambolersphotographed by Richard Fegley
* patti mcguire and friends are photographed on a raft trip down the colorado. the grand canyon is now grander
Cindy Russell, Patti McGuire and Hope Olson
Madame Claude with photography by Tony Kent, Helmut Newton and Jean-Louis Atlan
beautiful ladies of joy abound in this movie set in paris' most renowned house of pleasure
Marie-Christine Deshayes, Vibeke Knutsen and Dayle Haddon
Tying One On
playmate karen hafter has discovered all kinds of interesting things to do with her swimsuit. so have other people
Playboy's Playmate Photo Contest
our first-prize selection and the ten runners-up
Janet Quist photographed by Ron Dorsey
Debbie Wallner photographed by Harvey Wallner
Shelby Sawyer photographed by Jim McClellan
Sandra Trendell photographed by Janice Hennequin
Lenka Novak photographed by Dan Kupersmith
Sharon Young photographed by Gary Jameson
Ann DeLong photographed by Max Mills
Diana Rahn photographed by Darlene Wollin
Shawn Miller photographed by Fred Katz
Pam Burnett photographed by Bruce Munroe
Glenda Andres photographed by Greg Koss and Paul Bonino
Articles and Features Playbill
The World Of Playboy - hef sightings, mansion frolics and nightlife notes
Dear Playboy
Playboy After Hours - a guy's guide to what's hip and what's happening
Selected Shorts
Arms, Anyone? by Peter J. Ognibene
Give Them An Inch by Jim Davidson
The Playboy Advisor
Playboy Sex Poll - an informal survey of current sexual attitudes, behavior and insights - by Howard Smith and Brian Van Der Horst
The Playboy Forum - a continuing dialogue on contemporary issues between playboy and its readers
The Honourable Schoolboy (fiction) by John Le Carre, illustrated by Alan Magee
White-Water Ramblers (article) by Edward Abbey, illustrated by Dan Clyne *
Smilby Cartoon (humor)
A Movie Too Far (article) by Marjorie Rosen, illustrated by Vincent Topazio
Kill Them And Eat Them (opinion) by Jules Siegel, illustrated by Doug Taylor
Playboy's Party Jokes (humor) with LeRoy Neiman's Femlin
Feet Of Play (attire) David Platt, illustrated by John Craig
Cohabitation: The Tender Trap (article) by Emma Stevens and Stephen Holmes, illustrated by Robert Hynes
Auto Exotica (pictorial) - out-of-the-ordinary wheels for the maverick motorist - with photography by Richard Fegley
Playboy's Pro Football Preview (sports) by Anson Mount
Pussy's In The Well (ribald classic) by Pietro Aretino, illustrated by Brad Holland
Little Annie Fanny gets some vibes (satire) by Harvey Kurtzman and Will Elder
Think Tank - ginseng, lasers, bee pollen and holes in the head.
Playboy Potpourri - people, places, objects and events of interest or amusement
Playboy On The Scene: what's happening, where it's happening and who's making it happen
Habitat - Audio - Grooming - Gadgets - Travel - Grapevine: Sexcetera
Femlin Swings
Karen Hafter is the December 1976 Playmate.
Janet Quist is the December 1978 Playmate.
Hope Olson is the October 1976 Playmate.
Patti McGuire is the November 1976 Playmate and PMOY 1977.
210 pages of period adverts, pin ups and articles with lots of quality photographs and illustrations.