LIFE

Front Cover
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.
  

Browse all issues

Contents

Speaking of pictures
12
Max Ernst SPOTH, Cake
Home to Chichi Jima
17
Frederick Arthur SAVORY, Nathaniel SAVORY, Bonin Islands (Japan)
Italians send their king packing
25
Italy (Kings and rulers)
Supreme court
30
United States Supreme Court
Royal family of Sweden attends christening of its newest princeling
30
Sweden (Royal family)
Li'l Abner's Capp
58
Al Capp; 1909-1979, Comic books, strips, etc
Anna and the king of Siam
81
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Portrait
84
Ananda Mahidol (King of Thailand); 1925-1946
Portrait
84
Anna Harriette Leonowens; 1834-1914
Portrait
84
king of Siam PHUMIPHON Aduldet

London victory parade
32
V-E Day, 1945
Hot heirlooms
36
J. W. DURANT, Nash) (Mrs J. W. Durant DURANT, United States Army (Crimes and misdemeanors)
Nazis' courtesan
38
Corinne LUCHAIRE
Newest king
43
Abdullah (King of Jordan); 1882-1951, TRANSJORDAN.
Mining-town minister
49
Richard Charles SMITH, Pursglove (W. Va.)
Night clubs
52
Nightclubs
Russia's Gromyko rents Ogden Mills estate
87
Andrei Andreevich Gromyko (Soviet diplomat.); 1909-1989, Country estates
Persian art
90
Art, Iranian
Commencement
95
Commencements, MONTICELLO college
Chief Justice
102
Fred M. Vinson (American Supreme Court justice.); 1890-1953
Mexican baseball
119
Jorge Pasquel; 1907?-1955, Baseball
Life goes to a West Point military wedding
126
Weddings

Common terms and phrases