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Contents

How isolationist is the Midwest?
16
America First Committee, World War, 1939-1945 (Public opinion, United States), Middle Western States
Lewis calls off his coal-mine strike in response to President's final plea
25
John L. Lewis; 1880-1969, Strikes (Coal miners)
Lewis leadership is repudiated by C.I.O. convention in Detroit
28
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.)
Portrait
28
Denny LEWIS
Portrait
28
Kathryn LEWIS
Emir Abdullah, Arab ruler of Trans-Jordan, is no. 1 British pawn in the Middle East
67
emir of Transjordan ABDULLAH, TRANSJORDAN., World War, 1939-1945 (Middle East)
Boom in babies in 1941
73
Birth rate
Paintings I have liked
76
William Somerset Maugham; 1874-1965, Art (Appreciation), Painting
Romance of a sailor and a girl reaches happy end
87
Phillips) (Mrs Willis Langford LANGFORD
Army Air force plans to expand to a million. men
91
United States Army Air Forces

Tidy Dutch clean up the mess of Rotterdam
32
Rotterdam (Netherlands)
Balloon houses designed for defense workers
34
Concrete houses
Japanese envoy Kurusu flies to Washington
36
Saburo Kurusu; 1886-1954, Japan (Foreign relations, United States), United States (Foreign relations, Japan)
Portrait
37
Kichisaburo Nomura
Life's 1941 all-America
38
Football players
Power blackout
41
Electric power (Southern States), WATER supply (Southern States)
Land is bright
53
George S. Kaufman (American dramatist.); 1889-1961, Edna Ferber (American novelist, short story writer and playwright.); 1887-1968
Suspicion
59
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Airpower
102
Aviation, Military, World War, 1939-1945 (Aerial operations)
Portrait
106
Giulio Douhet; 1869-1930
Portrait
106
William Mitchell; 1879-1936
American glovers put a French finish on their styles
116
Gloves
Life calls on a Russian movie star
118
Lynbov ORLOVA, Soviet Union (Social life and customs)
Life goes calling on Russia's greatest writer
120
Alexei Nikolaievich TOLSTOI
Smart cats perform intelligently in laboratory
122
Charles Nelson WINSLOW, Animal intelligence, Cats

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