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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

These pictures show U.S. tank developments
6
Tanks, Military
Pentagon puzzle
11
Pentagon (Arlington, Va.: Building)
War taps Brazil's wild rubber
19
Rubber, Brazil (Industries)
Synthetic rubber
24
Rubber, Artificial
Will subsidies stop inflation?
26
Inflation (Finance), Price regulation by government, Subsidies
Flying fish
46
Fish (Photographs)
High-speed photographs give new evidence on old question: does a flying fish really fly?
46
Flying fish
Air training
50
Aviation (Study and teaching)
New bacteria-killing compound, more potent than sulfa drugs, is produced by a common bread mold
53
Penicillin
Oklahoma
56
Richard Rodgers; 1902-1979, Musicals, revues, etc (Reviews, Single works)

Asparagus and the Duke
28
Edward Windsor (Duke of); 1894-1972
Tunisian war ends
30
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Tunisia)
Fall of Tunis
35
World War, 1939-1945 (Personal narratives), Tunis (Tunisia)
Portrait
35
Sir Arthur Coningham; 1895-1948
Ox-bow incident
41
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Army railroad carries south Pacific freight
63
Railroads (Oceania), Narrow gauge railroads
Spring on the farm in Pennsylvania
69
Agriculture (Pennsylvania), Lancaster County (Pa.)
Combined operations
78
ST NAZAIRE raid, 1942
Nonpriority hobby
99
Paper work (Art)

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