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Contents

Memorial's majesty
14
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.)
Shock of the fascinating Finch affair
22
Raymond Bernard FINCH, Carole TREGOFF, Trials (Murder)
Noted mystery writer describes the courtroom circus
24
Eric Ambler; 1909-1998
For guest Mikoyan, an explosive welcome down in Havana
30
Anastas Ivanovich Mikoian; 1895-1978, Havana (Cuba)
Needed: a mightier shield
32
Guided missiles, United States (Armed Forces, Appropriations and expenditures, Defenses)
Our man in Havana
61
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Kaleidoscope of U.S. poetry
66
American poetry
New snowman clues
83
Animals, Mythical, Himalaya Mountains
Leathernecks take on an unusual foe at Olympic site
89
United States Marine Corps, Squaw Valley (Calif.)
Big pill bill to swallow
97
Drug industry, Drugs (Prices), Drug laws and regulations

Lincoln: wisdom for today
32
Abraham Lincoln (American president.); 1809-1865
My coal tar valentine
37
United States Food and Drug Administration, Lipstick
Giant missile finder in vital arctic outpost
38
Guided missiles (Defenses)
Poignant victory in the cold war
45
Leonas family, Refugees, Lithuanian
As he hits, puff of smoke, blue flame
49
Frank James HOWARD, Baseball
You think you've too much to do?
57
Francis BRUNN, Jugglers and juggling
Industry argument: rewards for risks
100
Pharmaceutical research
In M.D.'s Rx: way to save
102
Drugs
Tv gets laughs from its griefs
106
Elaine May, Mike Nichols, Television broadcasting (Comedy programs)
Achieving the ultimate adventure on earth
110
Jacques Ernest Piccard; 1922-., Bathyscaphe
Our seven-mile dive to bottom
112
Bathyscaphe, Submarine canyons
Sober way to get plastered
125
Masks

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