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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
2
Advertising cards, Cigarettes (Advertising)
Kinderlift, an act of kindness
15
United States Air Force (Forces in Europe), Children (Germany (West))
Expert rating of McCarthy
20
Joseph McCarthy; 1908-1957, Anti-Communist movements (History)
Chord of a choir
20
Radio broadcasting (Music)
Flight from an exploding fireworks factory
21
Explosions, CHESTERTOWN, Maryland
Moon's shadow aids science
40
Solar eclipses
Artist's last sketches
47
Reginald Marsh; 1898-1954
Seven brides for seven brothers
53
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Class of budding batoneers in Houston
63
Conductors (Music)
World of Sean O'Casey
68
Sean O'Casey; 1880-1964, Dublin (Ireland) (Description and travel)

Overheated Midwest blisters and bakes
22
Hot weather, Middle Western States
New distant look for the army
24
Cameras
Forced-draft diplomacy to beat deadline
29
Diplomats
Docile Danube on a rampage
32
Floods (Europe), Danube River
New face among the governors
35
Robert Baumle Meyner; 1908-1990, Governors (Conferences)
Good design at the five-and-dime
83
Industrial design, Household furnishings
Young Hurricane that blew out
89
Hurricane Jackson JACKSON
Lawyer's afterthoughts
96
Joseph McCarthy; 1908-1957, Army-McCarthy controversy, 1954
Wire wear
110
Hats, Wire
Ball in a queen's play town, at Versailles
114
Balls (Parties)

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