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Contents

These were stage handouts in the 1880's
10
Actors and actresses
Japan's divine mission to rule
14
Japanese, World War, 1939-1945 (Japan), Japan
U.S. high-altitude bombers hit Nazis
29
UNITED STATESAir force, Army/Bomber command, World War, 1939-1945 (Aerial operations)
Willkie evolves a plain vanilla foreign policy for Republicans
36
International relations, World War, 1939-1945 (Strategy)
Aleutian attack
38
World War, 1939-1945 (Aleutian Islands (Alaska))
Steel
68
Steel works, Birmingham (Ala.)
Junior miss
78
Clothing industry, Saint Louis (Mo.) (Industries)
U.S.S. Charger, another converted merchantman
84
Aircraft carriers
French Canada
103
French Canadians, Catholic Church (Canada), World War, 1939-1945 (Canada), Quebec (Province) (Religion)
Portrait
108
Joseph Adelard GODBOUT

Right and wrong way to stop whisky
40
Liquor problem
President honors first merchant marine hero
42
Edwin F. jr CHENEY
Skyway flivver
45
Igor Sikorsky, Helicopters
Eve of St Mark
51
Maxwell Anderson; 1888-1959
Seamen's fur vest project
58
International Fur and Leather Workers Union of the United States and Canada, Seamen, Vests
Spear thrower
62
Emerson MCKENZIE, Javelin throwing
Portrait
110
Jean Marie Rodrique VILLENEUVE (cardinal)
Sphinx goes to war
114
Sphinxes
Governor Stassen
122
Harold E. Stassen, Minnesota (Politics and government)
Life sees Chicago with serviceman
134
Servicemen's centers, Chicago (Ill.) (Clubs)
Christmas cards by men in the armed forces reflect service life
138
Christmas cards

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