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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

Classic photo of launching
8
Ships (Launching)
Far out, far up mystery
13
William Allen TAYLOR, Robert Vernon SPEARS, Crime and criminals
Idyl of love interrupted
18
Gamble Benedict, Andrei PORUMBEANU
Burglar who taught cops how to be robbers
20
Theft, Chicago (Ill.) (Crime, Police)
Week's crashes point up problem of the air age
22
Aviation (Accidents)
Someone finally shushes Fidel, briefly
29
Fidel Castro; 1927-., Juan Pablo LOJENDIO (marquis de)
Inside a champion pooch
34
Pekingese dogs
Tempest's new impact
41
Television broadcasting (Drama), Television production and direction
Mighty sinews of biggest U.S. utility
46
Pacific Gas & Electric Co
Men of Mafia's infamous web
58
Mafia

Top safety expert speaks
24
United States Federal Aviation Administration, Air pilots
Our hopes are with de Gaulle
26
Charles de Gaulle; 1890-1970, Algeria (Politics and government)
How different is Japan?
26
Japan (Treaties), United States (Treaties, Japan)
Dual lives of Dinah
73
Dinah Shore; 1917-1994
Five pairs at a party
85
Twins

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