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    "body": "<html><body><br/>\n<div id=\"databox-Magazines\" style=\"display:none;\">\n<p>Name:;\nYearFounded:1948;\nFirstDate:Spring 1948;\nFinalDate:Spring 1950;\nFinalIssue:;\nFrequency:Quarterly; Monthly;\nEditor:Shigemi Mazawa (Editor in Chief), Emily Kuwada (Associate Editor), Frank Zednick (Associate Editor), Ken Hayashi (Associate Editor), Tad Hirota (Associate Editor), Stirling Sakamoto (Associate Editor), Harry Honda (Associate Editor), Kat Tateishi (Associate Editor), Robert Muraoka (Associate Editor), Toyo Takata (Associate Editor), Hideo Hoshide (Associate Editor), Alice Morihiro (Associate Editor), Sus Hirota (Associate Editor), Tom Uyehara (Sport Editor), Kaz Kita (Teenage Editor), Kay Weaver (Fashion Editor);\nFormerEditors:;\nStaffWriters:;\nPhotographers:Ken Mazawa, William Nakahara, Kiyo Okawa, Dave Takahashi, Jon Onodera, Toge Fujihara, Roy Hoshizaki, Kameo Kido, Robt. Laing, Paulo Takahashi, Geo. Ochikubo;\nFounder:;\nPublisher:Art Hayashi;\nCompany:;\nCirculation:;\nCountry:;\nLanguage:;\nISSN:;\nWorldCatLink:;\n</p>\n</div>\n<div class=\"floatright\"></div>\n<p>Short lived pictorial magazine published in Chicago by and for a <a href=\"/wiki/Nisei\" title=\"Nisei\">Nisei</a> audience. Modeled on such mainstream magazines as <i>Life</i> and <i>Look</i>, <i>Nisei Vue</i> mixed articles and photographs to highlight mostly positive aspects of Nisei life. <i>Nisei Vue</i> was one of two very similar such magazines published in <a href=\"/wiki/Resettlement_in_Chicago\" title=\"Resettlement in Chicago\">Chicago</a>, the other being <i><a href=\"/wiki/Scene_(magazine)\" title=\"Scene (magazine)\">Scene</a></i>, which began publication a year later.\n</p><p>The first issue of the quarterly magazine was dated Spring 1948. \"Here is your first issue of the Nisei Vue, the first attempt by the Nisei to publish a pictorial publication devoted primarily for the interest of the Nisei,\" read the issue's introduction. Published by Art Hayashi, with Shigemi Mazawa serving as editor-in-chief, the 34-page issue featured unsigned articles on <a href=\"/wiki/Sansei\" title=\"Sansei\">Sansei</a> orphans, resettlement, and glowing profiles of <a href=\"/wiki/Mike_Masaoka\" title=\"Mike Masaoka\">Mike Masaoka</a> and Rev. Jitsuo Morikawa, along with other short profiles, a story on a Nisei girls club in Chicago, coverage of a beauty contest and fishing tournament, and a fashion spread. As with other issues, the cover featured a cheesecake image of a Nisei woman, in this case a Chicago art student and commercial artist Nori Kenmotsu. The cover price was 25¢ with the subscription cost set at $1. The second issue appeared in September, with publisher Hayashi noting that 10,000 copies had been printed. In what was perhaps a sign of financial difficulties, he also noted that the new subscription rate would be increased to $1.25.<sup class=\"reference\" id=\"cite_ref-ftnt_ref1_1-0\"><a href=\"#cite_note-ftnt_ref1-1\">[1]</a></sup>\n</p><p>In February of 1949, <i>Nisei Vue</i> became a monthly, with the subscription rate raised to $2 per year. But by that summer, publisher Hayashi noted the difficulties inherent in the monthly schedule in announcing the return to a quarterly publication schedule. The magazine suspended publication for good in March of 1950.<sup class=\"reference\" id=\"cite_ref-ftnt_ref2_2-0\"><a href=\"#cite_note-ftnt_ref2-2\">[2]</a></sup>\n</p>\n<div id=\"authorByline\"><b>Authored by <a href=\"/wiki/Brian_Niiya\" title=\"Brian Niiya\">Brian Niiya</a>, Densho</b></div>\n<div id=\"citationAuthor\" style=\"display:none;\">Niiya, Brian</div>\n<h2><span class=\"mw-headline\" id=\"For_More_Information\">For More Information</span></h2>\n<p><i>Nisei Vue</i> in Densho Digital Repository. <a class=\"external free\" href=\"\" rel=\"nofollow\"></a>.\n</p><p>Lim, Shirley Jennifer. <i>Feeling of Belonging: Asian American Women's Popular Culture, 1930–1960</i>. New York: New York University Press, 2005.\n</p>\n<h2><span class=\"mw-headline\" id=\"Footnotes\">Footnotes</span></h2>\n<div class=\"reflist\" style=\"list-style-type: decimal;\">\n<ol class=\"references\">\n<li id=\"cite_note-ftnt_ref1-1\"><span class=\"mw-cite-backlink\"><a href=\"#cite_ref-ftnt_ref1_1-0\">↑</a></span> <span class=\"reference-text\"><i>Pacific Citizen</i>, October 2, 1948, p. 5, accessed on June 9, 2013 at <a class=\"external free\" href=\"\" rel=\"nofollow\"></a>.</span>\n</li>\n<li id=\"cite_note-ftnt_ref2-2\"><span class=\"mw-cite-backlink\"><a href=\"#cite_ref-ftnt_ref2_2-0\">↑</a></span> <span class=\"reference-text\"><i>Pacific Citizen</i>, January, 8, 1949, p. 8. accessed on June 9, 2013 at <a class=\"external free\" href=\"\" rel=\"nofollow\"></a>; <i>Nisei Vue</i>, Summer 1949, p. 2; <i>Pacific Citizen</i>, March 4, 1950, p. 5, accessed on June 9, 2013 at <a class=\"external free\" href=\"\" rel=\"nofollow\"></a>.</span>\n</li>\n</ol></div>\n<!-- \nNewPP limit report\nCPU time usage: 0.068 seconds\nReal time usage: 0.070 seconds\nPreprocessor visited node count: 155/1000000\nPreprocessor generated node count: 943/1000000\nPost‐expand include size: 1534/2097152 bytes\nTemplate argument size: 785/2097152 bytes\nHighest expansion depth: 4/40\nExpensive parser function count: 0/100\nExtLoops count: 0/100\n-->\n<!-- Saved in parser cache with key mediawiki:pcache:idhash:2082-0!*!0!!*!5!* and timestamp 20170309221145 and revision id 14201\n -->\n<div class=\"toplink\"><a href=\"#top\"><i class=\"icon-chevron-up\"></i> Top</a></div></body></html>",
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