1963

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January, 1963


Gala Holiday Issue. Playmate of the Month Judi Monterey photographed by Peter Gowland. Features "A Conservative's View" by William F. Buckley Jr. "A Liberal's View" by Norman Mailer. " The Millionair Mentality" by J. Paul Getty. "Championship Boxing and the Liston-Patterson Fight" (Battleground) by Gerald Kersh. (Background) by Budd Schulberg. "The Career Woman" by Philip Wylie. "Sahl on Playboy" by Mort Sahl. "A Man's Credo" by Earnest Hemingway. "Meeting with Hemingway" by Evgeny Evtushenko. "Liz as Cleo (Cleopatra, film)" Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. Playboy's Playmate Review. Laura Young (cover) Pamela Gordon Kari Knudsen (cover) Avis Kimble (cover) Merissa Mathes (cover) Jan Roberts Marya Carter Mickey Winters Unne Terjesen Merle Pertile (cover) June Cochran.
Judi Monterey

February, 1963


Playmate of the Month Toni Ann Thomas photographed by Mario Casilli. Interview Frank Sinatra. Features "Stiff Upper Lip, Jeeves!" by P.G. Wodehouse. "Beyond Gravity" by Arthur C. Clarke. "The New Deal" by Charles Einstein. "The Right Wing" (debate) Norman Mailer and William F. Buckley Jr. The Playmate Pillow Fight. Teddi Smith Carrie Radison Christa Speck Delores Wells The Chicks of Cleopatra Liz' (Elizabeth Taylor) Extra-Special Extras. Francesca Annis Michele Bally Kathy Martin Marie Devereaux. Cover Cheryl Lamphey. Toni Thomas

March, 1963


Playmate of the Month Andrienne Moreau photographed by Frank Eck. Interview Bertrand Arthur William Russell. Personality "The Little World of Stan Freberg" by Richard Warren Lewis. Features "The Song of the Four-Colored Sell" by Ken W. Purdy. "Mortmain" by Graham Greene. "A Fledgling of L'Amour" by Alexander King. "Hung Jury" by Hoke Norris. On the Scene Henry Mancini Richard Hunt Bobby Fisher. Cynthia Maddox cover.
Adrienne Moreau

April, 1963


Playmate of the Month Sandra Settani photographed by Bunny Yeager. Interview Helen Gurley Brown. Features "A Real Approach to Real Estate" by J. Paul Getty. "Take Four" by Nat Hentoff. The Girls of Africa. Danah Lyndrih Fatima Hatim Nemat Salem Linda Moore Amelia Cooper Nombulelo Ngatshu Nomsa Miya Didi Daddoo Marina Christellis Bes Kivan Jean Walker Jill Chase Vivienne Moots Mona Abdulla Peta de Wildt Khadiga Manbarak Dianah Frost Janeel Hatim Gillian Tanner Thandi Klassen Momosi Mziza Jyoti Patel Pearl Ndlwana Wafaa Zaki Khaidia Nyame Fatima Shah Claudie Samouilhan Fiona Watherley Helmi Jensen Model Kelly Collins (cover) photographed by Don Bronstein. Cover Kellie Collins. Sandra Settani

May, 1963


Playmate of the Year June Cochran photographed by Pompeo Posar. Playmate of the Month Sharon Cintron photographed by Mario Casilli. Interview Malcolm X. Features "A Short History of Dancing" by William Iversen. "Americans Go Home" by Leslie A. Fiedler. Femlin cover.
Sharon Cintron

June, 1963


Playmate of the Month Connie Manson photographed by Pompeo Posar. Interview Billy Wilder. Features "Folk, Folkum and the New Citybilly" by Nat Hentoff. "Requiem for Holidays" by Charles Beaumont. Model Jayne Mansfield (cover and inside)photographed by Bill Kobrin. Connie Mason

July, 1963


Playmate of the Month Carrie Enwright photographed by Ron Vogel. Discussion "The Playboy Panel: 1984 and Beyond" Poul Anderson, Isaac Asimov, James Blish, Ray Bradbury, Algis Budrys, Arthur C. Clarke, Robert A. Heinlein, Frederik Pohl, Rod Serling, Theodore Sturgeon, William Tenn, A.E. Van Vogt. Features "The Sabbats of Satan" by E.V. Griffith. "Letita" by Ben Hecht. The Bunnies (an appreciative salute to Playboy's cottontailed beauties) Lynn Karrol, Virginia Hirschfeld, Ashlyn Martin, Kiko Morgan, Terry Jennings, Terri Kimball, Gloria Price, Judy Lewis, Elka Hellmann, Virginia Habel, Bev Grissom, Sheila Winters, Sheralee Conners, Peggy Vidas, Sophia Sipes, Sharon Rogers, Jan Roberts, Kitty Kavany, Bea Payton, Kelly Collins, Bonnie Jo Halpin, Nancy Dusina, Geri Rock, Sandy Kaye, Terri Tucker, Sandy Lawrence, Wanda Owens. The Playmate-Bunnies Carrie Radison, June Cochran, Pam Gordon, Joyce Nizzari, Linda Gamble, Christa Speck. Model June Newton (cover) photographed by Stan Malinowski. Carrie Enwright

August, 1963


Nancy Perry Phyllis Sherwood

 

 

September, 1963


Playmate of the Month Victoria Valentino photographed by Mario Casilli. Interview Richard Burton by Kenneth Tynan. Features "Love, Death and the Hubby Image" by William Iversen "Playboy's Pigskin Preview" by Anson Mount "The Businessman at Bay" by J. Paul Getty. Europe's New Sex Sirens Shirley Anne Field, Elki Sommer, Sylva Koscina, Danny Saval, Stefania Sandrelli, Daniella Rocca, Sahar Miles, Catherine Deneuve, Alexandra Stewart, Scilla Gabel, Claudia Cardinale, Dahlia Lavi, June Ritchie and Romy Schneider. Joey Thorpe (cover) photographed by Don Bronstein. Victoria Valentino

October, 1963


Playmate of the Month Christine Williams photographed by Mario Casilli. Interview Jawaharlal Nehru. Personality "The Little World of David Merrice" by Alvin Toffler. Features "How to Talk Dirty and Influence People: Part One of an Autobiography" by Lenny Bruce "Lament for the High Iron" by Charles Beaumont. Elsa Martinelli photographed by Willy Rizzo, Teddi Smith (cover) photographed by Pompeo Posar.
Christine Williams

November, 1963


Playboy November 1963 Playmate of the Month Terre Tucker. Interview Jimmy Hoffa. Features "A Reporter's Objective View" by Dan Wakfield "A Novelist's Personal Experience" by Alan Harrignton "A Philosopher's Visionary Prediction" by Aldous Huxley "How to Talk Dirty and Influence People: Part Two of an Autobiography" by Lenny Bruce. The Girls of Canada Linda Berry, Connie Bartello, Dane Richer, Sylvia Wood, Rosalyn Linhart, Georgine Helbren, Louise Artlette, Ruby Sidor, Lois Alma Washington, Beverley Takeuchi, Terry Lee, Angie Williams, Inge Sagermann, Donna Lynne Everson, Anna Gorman, Marlane Stevens, Joan Stewart, Lea Stauss, Jill Kristine Ball, Joanne Gayre, Elizabeth Wolff, Sylvia Reventlow, Janot Coutu, Karen Campbell, Ingrid Heath, Jeannie Belcher, Beverley Reed, Natalie L'Heureux, Patricia-Juli Nelson, Yvonne Arrate, Erika Braun and Jane Kristiansen. Cleopatra -- Italian Style (Cleopatra, a Queen for Caesar, film) Pascale Petit and Gordon Scott (not nude). Sharon Rogers (cover) photographed by Don Bronstein. Terre Tucker

 

 

December, 1963


Playmate of the Month Donna Michelle (inside cover) photographed by Pompeo Posar and Edmund Leja. Interview Albert Schwietzer. Features "How to Read a Book Superficially" by Mortimer Adler "The Morals of Money" by J. Paul Getty. "To Paradise by Ferry" by Arthur Kopit "Saltpeter and the Wolf" by William Zinsser. "How to Talk Dirty and Influence People: Part Three of an Autobiography" by Lenny Bruce. Editors' Choice (ten personal favorites from Playboy's first ten years) Janet Pilgrim, Lisa Winters, Joyce Nizzari, Ellen Stratton, Heidi Becker, Christa Speck, Avis Kimble, Connie Mason, Christine Williams and Donna Michelle. Susan Strasberg photographed by Peter Basch, Kim Novak photographed by Bert Cann. Rabbit Head Cover.
Donna Michelle