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July 14, 2010

The Saturday Evening Post Re-Releases Rare, 65-Year-Old J.D. Salinger Short Story “A Boy in France” in July/August Issue –

“INDIANAPOLIS, July 14 /PRNewswire/ — The Saturday Evening Post, the nation’s oldest magazine, which traces its roots to Benjamin Franklin and is famous for covers that illustrate the lives and experiences of the American people, announced today its July/August 2010 issue will re-release a rare J.D. Salinger short story, “A Boy in France,” first published in the magazine 65 years ago. Joan SerVaas, chief executive officer and publisher of The Saturday Evening Post, made the announcement.”

July 1, 2010

Lucas, Spielberg share passion for Norman Rockwell in exhibit –

When three great storytellers come together under one roof, it’s worth listening to them.

That’s what makes the newest exhibit at the Smithsonian’s American Art Museum in Washington — “Telling Stories: Norman Rockwell From the Collections of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg” — one for all ages to enjoy.

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June 29, 2010

America, Illustrated –

“In an age when Democrats and Republicans are barely on speaking terms, you might not think that decades-old paintings of freckled schoolboys and their loyal mutts could help revive the conversation about what we value as a nation. Yet Norman Rockwell’s cheerful America has lately acquired a startling relevance both inside and outside the art world, in part because it symbolizes an era when connectivity did not require a USB cable.”

August 18, 2009

The Saturday Evening Post Announces Editorial Changes –

Former Better Homes and Gardens Deputy Editor, Stephen George, joins the Post as Editor-in-Chief.

July 14, 2009

Hoarded art by ‘quirky’ collector could net $20M – AP / enewscourier.comcover_9190510_small

”Among the highest valued pieces is Joseph Christian Leyendecker’s oil painting of a soldier recounting his war story for two children. It became a Saturday Evening Post cover in 1919, and is expected to sell for $50,000 to $70,000.“

July 4, 2009

The old is new again at ‘Saturday Evening Post’ – AP /

July 3, 2009

Saturday Evening Post to launch redesigned magazine – Examiner.comEric Bowman America the Beautiful 2009

“In an effort to offer online readers another option, the Saturday Evening Post is launching a redesigned magazine. Its July/August issue will continue to offer original art and fiction while complimented with new commentary and health articles.”

June 22, 2009

Rockwell’s Post Covers, Gertrude Stein on Money Stock Archive –

“Saturday Evening Post” Sells Rockwell Reproductions –

June 17, 2009

Inside Look – Re-Branding the Saturday Evening Post –

April 16, 2009

Tigard artist painting cover for relaunch of The Saturday Evening Post –

Saturday Evening Post: WoodWing is ‘A Better Fit’ – PRNewswire/