Vogue February 15, 1966
Irving Penn cover. Diana Vreeland was the fashion editor. Big feature on Norell photographed by Bert Stern. Contessa Violante Visconti di Modrone and Donna Allegra Caracciolo di Castagneto. Classic Veruschka pages, by Rubartelli. Monica Vitti. Colorful fashions at Norman Parkinson's Tobago house. Cecil Beaton on food- with recipes- here is his
Blackcurrant Leaf Ice
1 pint water
3 or 4 handfuls black currant leaves
3/4 cup sugar
few drops of green food coloring
rind of 2 lemons
juice of three lemons
Put water & sugar in saucepan. Dissolve completely. Boil for six minutes then add leaves. Allow to infuse off the fire until well-flavoured. Drain and extract all the syrup. Add lemon rind & juice. Add colouring a drop at a time, until mixture is pale green. Freeze, stirring occasionally.
Conte & Contessa Brandolini d'Alba. A nice copy of a very interesting issue. Cover has some rubbing, light wear-- on the whole in very good condition.