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LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.
  

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Contents

Dangers ahead in the Congo
4
United Nations (Congo (Democratic Republic)), United States (Foreign relations, Congo (Democratic Republic))
Changes ahead in the U.S.
4
United States (Intellectual life, Social conditions)
Life guide
7
Skiing
Lisa opens in
14
Art loans
She's packed and pampered the toast of past and today
16
Leonardo (da Vinci); 1452-1519
Greece
28
Gjon Mili; 1904-1984, Civilization, Greek, Greece (History)
Way-out combo plays cool
52
Musical instruments
Shells beat rocket in a race
54
Projectiles
Fangs flash in an old feud
56
Coyote hunting
Horses are bred in miniature
58
Horses

Pictures shot at the risk of death
20
Prisons (Cuba)
Door to freedom: a quiet lawyer's eloquent patience
25
James B. Donovan; 1916-1970, Prisoners of war (Cuba), Ransom
I am an electric eel in a pool of catfish
60
Edith Sitwell (Dame); 1887-1964
Look what's going on at Radcliffe!
66
Radcliffe College

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