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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

Great magic-lantern artist
4
Joseph Boggs BEALE
America's mass shipment of planes to the allies may decide war's outcome
11
Airplane industry, Airplanes, Military, World War, 1939-1945 (Aerial operations)
Life's photographer sweeps mines on British trawler in North sea
18
Submarine mines
Christmas in the White House
20
Roosevelt family
Steer of the year goes from glory to the grill
22
International Livestock Exposition
Buddhism
30
Quentin Roosevelt; 1897-1918, Art, Buddhist, Buddhism
This is Buddhism: the wheel of life
32
WHEEL of life
New phonograph records to help women in their fight against big hips
38
Exercise
Of mice and men
42
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Political follies of 1940
44
Presidential candidates (1940)

Comic artist portrays states of mind: W. Steig
52
William Steig; 1907-., Caricatures and cartoons
Wartime Germany
54
World War, 1939-1945 (Germany), Germany (Social conditions)

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