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Contents

Speaking of pictures
16
Photography
Monster traffic jam
21
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) (Street traffic)
Peace comes to Bethlehem, Pa
35
Strikes (Steel workers)
Bethlehem peace is only a prelude to factional war within the C.I.O.
36
Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.), Labor unions (Officials)
Labor and society
42
Labor, Labor unions
Ballet
93
Ballet
Last of the Golden Horde
101
Refugees, Kalmyks
Virtue triumphs at Jefferson military college
109
George W. sr ARMSTRONG, Military education
Scientific weapons and a future war
112
Military art and science, War and science
At sea submarines are the big threat
118
Submarine warfare

Worst crash in aviation history
44
Aviation (Accidents)
How big is the B-36?
46
Airplanes, Military
Peak performance
48
Wrecking
Life congratulates
53
Thomas Edmund Dewey; 1902-1971
Portrait
54
Hideki Yukawa; 1907-1981
Robert Ruark
61
Robert Chester Ruark; 1915-1965
Detroit's torch lights the way
72
United Foundation Torch Fund
Hieronymus Bosch's Garden of delights
75
Hieronymus Bosch; d. 1516, Nicolas Calas; 1907-1988, Christian art and symbolism, Triptychs
In the air, bombers will find it tough
122
Aviation, Military
Atomic bomb is not absolute
128
Nuclear warfare
Nuns at play
139
Nuns
Lost in the stars
143
Kurt Weill; 1900-1950, Musicals, revues, etc (Reviews, Single works)
Paton and his beloved country
149
Alan Paton (South African novelist and biographer.)
Menominee vs. Marinette, football foes
150
Football, Marinette (Wis.), Menominee (Mich.)
Chimp photographer
156
Chimpanzees

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