Love this thread... your pics are all so gorgeous, Scruff! You've posted some of my all-time faves!
One thing that strikes me about John's handsomeness is that his face had such classic lines... I mean classic aesthetically. The nose, of course, but also his eyes, and his mouth. I posted that comment on another site and someone responded: "Harry Bensen (Photographer of pillowfight fame) thought John was the best looking, for the same reason."
This photo highlights it perfectly: