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

Speaking of pictures
10
Earthquakes (Japan)
Alaska has no ceilings
14
Cost and standard of living (Alaska)
How the Russians took Orel
21
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Soviet Union)
Long war
28
World War, 1939-1945 (Strategy, Japan)
Picture of the week
29
Braukmiller family
P-38, Lockheed's twin-tailed fighter, lives down its hoodoo
51
Airplanes, Military
Low tide
70
Marine biology, Seashore, Kennebunkport (Me.)
Balloon ball
76
Rip Sewell SEWELL, Baseball
Our hearts were young and gay
83
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
How strong is Japan?
87
Japan

Death in a glider
30
Aviation (Accidents)
Harlem's wild rampage brings death, destruction, looting and shame
32
Harlem (New York, N.Y.), New York (N.Y.) (Riots)
Strange case of John Bovingdon
34
John BOVINGDON
Mr Higgins and his wonderful boats
100
Andrew Jackson Higgins; 1886-1952, Shipbuilding
Life visits air force rest home
114
Americans (Great Britain)

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