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Contents

Speaking of pictures
20
Brushes
G.O.P. and 1948
25
Republican Party (U.S.), Presidential candidates (1948)
Famed architects unveil U.N. home
31
United Nations (Headquarters)
Are we prepared?
36
United States (Military policy)
U.S. fleet in Middle East
38
United States Navy, United States (Foreign relations, Anti-Communist measures)
Unicorn hunt
70
Tapestry
Eleanor of Aquitaine
73
Eleanor (of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England); 1122?-1204
Castle
74
Castles
Corinne Calvay
87
Corinne CALVAY
Platypuses in Bronx
93
Platypuses

End of a boss
40
Bernard Nicholas MCFEELY, Hoboken (N.J.)
Spring at Coney
42
Coney Island (New York, N.Y.)
Portrait
45
Sir Winston Churchill; 1874-1965, Mary, Barbara Ann Scott (Canadian figure skater.), Edward Hull Crump (American political party leader.); 1874-1954
Russian question
51
Konstantin Mikhailovich Simonov; 1915-1979, Berlin (Germany) (Theater)
Whirling washer
59
Dishwashers
Medieval life
65
Middle Ages
Heraldry
68
Heraldry
Las Vegas strikes it rich
99
Las Vegas (Nev.)
Trial lawyer
107
Lloyd Paul STRYKER, Trials
Flying ranch fashions
119
Aviation landing areas, Clothing and dress, Ranch life
Story of Skeezix Bonzi
125
Skeezix BONZI
Life goes to a globe-trotter party
132
Randolph CHRISTIE, Entertaining
Tokyo signs in English
138
Tokyo (Japan) (Description and travel)

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