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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

Speaking of pictures, Eniwetok tests
8
Nuclear weapons (Testing)
New leaders, new zeal take old out of G.O.P.
14
Republican national conventions
Television showed the floor to history's biggest audience
18
Television and politics
Mamie emerges as poised campaigner
22
Mamie Doud Eisenhower (wife of American president Dwight D. Eisenhower.); 1896-1979
Ike's great crusade
28
Dwight David Eisenhower; 1890-1969, Republican Party (U.S.)
Little pitcher with big wins
49
Robert Clayton SHANTZ, Baseball
S.S. United States
54
United States (Steamship)
Grandma Sharon
74
Bruce SHARON
Wish you were here
79
Musicals, revues, etc (Reviews, Single works)
Adlai Stevenson
83
Adlai Ewing Stevenson; 1900-1965, Presidential candidates (1952)

Red-taped gold on a Nova Scotian island
37
Treasure trove
Night in Venice
42
Johann Strauss; 1825-1899, Opera reviews (Single works)
Mike's Venice
42
Michael Todd (American motion picture producer.); 1909-1958
Great lion killer
93
Hunting (Africa), Lion hunting, Kenya
Mr Bang the flower man
108
Charles BANG

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