LIFE

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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

Life guide
15
Numismatics
Poignant tissue of white lies
19
Posa family
Kassem is gunned down
24
Abdul Karim Qassim; 1914-1963, Iraq (Politics and government)
His gold-capped teeth gleamed no more
26
Robert MORSE
Thalidomide baby gets his arms
30
Thalidomide
Lord Pengo
51
Samuel Nathaniel Behrman; 1893-1973, Theater reviews (Single works)
Patriotic heyday for fashions U.S.A.
56
Fashion
Carbon copy kids
65
Alice KESSLER, Ellen KESSLER
These leathernecks had feet to match
78
United States Marine Corps
Iron general shows his mettle
80
R. M. TOMPKINS

How fair is a flip with the flexible pole?
36
Fiberglass, Pole vaulting
All Moscow sounds off after K chews out modern art .
41
Painting, Soviet
School for scandal
47
Richard Brinsley Sheridan; 1751-1816, Theater reviews (Single works)

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