Playboy Magazine August 1979 vol.26, no.8
August 1979, Playboy cover image.
Weight ≈ 553g
Cover
Candy Loving photographed by Tom Staebler
Yes, folks, that's our delectable 25th-anniversary Playmate, Candy Loving (photographed by Executive Art Director Tom Staebler), wearing a satin disco jacket with our 25th-anniversary logo hand-stitched on the back. If you'd like to see more of Candy, turn to page 140.
Playmate
She'll Take Romance
our gorgeous miss august, an import from north of the border, claims the tender touch warms her heart. bring on the violins
Dorothy Stratten photographed by Mario Casilli
Playmate imageDorothy Stratten
Interview
Edward Teller interviewed by Gila Berkrowitz, photographed by Neil Whitlock
a candid conversation with "father of the h-bomb" about nuclear energy, radiation danger, the soviet threat and his "candidacy" for the U.S. senate
20 Questions
Frank Langella interviewed by Marjorie Rosen with photography by Micheal Childers
a matinee idol describes how he turned dracula in the kind of romantic hero america could sink it's teeth into
Pictorials
Stay As You Are(Così come sei)
dazzling nastassja kinski's heart may belong to daddy in this sexy new italian movie
Another Loving Look photographed by Arny Freytag
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if there are two things in the world that look better than ever, they're the original playboy mansion and the original 25th-anniversary playmate
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
The Playboy Advisor
  The Playboy Forum - a continuing dialogue on contemporary issues between playboy and its readers
Ladies And Gentlemen, The Rolling Stones (memoir) by Tony Sanchez
Going For The Gold (sports) by Peter Ross Range
Turn On Your Brights (attire) by David Platt
Playboy's Party Jokes (humor) with LeRoy Neiman's Femlin
Waste Of The Pecos (article) by Richard Rhodes
Viva Vino Bianco! (drink) by Emanuel Greenberg
The Top Of The Hill - Part 1 (fiction) by Irwin Shaw
Good Skates (modern living)
Phyllis (ribald classic) by Jonathan Swift, illustrated by Brad Holland
Playboy's Pro Football Preview (sports) by Anson Mount
Playboy Funnies (humor)
Playboy's Pipeline - tips on keeping your lifestyle in high gear
Playboy Potpourri - people, places, objects and events of interest or amusement
Little Annie Fanny plays frisbee (satire) by Harvey Kurtzman and Will Elder
Playboy One the Scene: what's happening, where it's happening and who's making it happen
Habitat - Fashion - Wheels - Grapevine Sex News
Dorothy Stratten, 1980 Playmate of the Year first appeared in the January 1979 The Great Playmate Hunt and was the tragic subject of movies, Star 80 (Starring Mariel Hemingway) (1983) and the NBC made for TV movie - Death of a Centrefold (Starring Jamie Lee Curtis) (1981) read more...
*Candy Loving is the January 1979 Playmate—the issue she is holding in this month's cover photo.
Nastassja Kinski appears in the May 1983 pictorial "Nastassja Kinski Exposed"
Edward Teller was a Manhattan Project Scientist.
250 pages of period adverts, pin ups and articles with lots of quality photographs and illustrations.