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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

This is a smokeout
10
Air raid warning systems
Russian courage and cold rout the Nazis
19
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Soviet Union)
Gloria Morgan Vanderbilt weds a minor Hollywood character
30
Pasquale DI CICCO
Malay jungle war
32
World War, 1939-1945 (Malaya), Singapore
Too tall for ballet, she wins triumph with her tapping toes
43
Betty BRUCE
Pacific Coast defense
65
Coast defenses, Pacific coast
Last look at Europe: on a flying trip around the Continent an American sees nations and statesmen at war
74
World War, 1939-1945, Europe
Portrait
76
Risto Ryti; 1889-1956
Portrait
76
Samuel John Gurney Hoare Templewood (1st Viscount); 1880-1959
Life goes to a wedding in the Soong family
86
Tse-an SOONG, Sung family, Weddings

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