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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
14
Sir Cecil Beaton; 1904-1980, Costume (Great Britain)
Houses divided
19
Muslims (India), Hindus, India (History, Partition, 1947)
Portugal reviews glories of past
25
Portugal (History)
Pacific islands
30
Islands of the Pacific
Picture of the week
30
Wheat trade
Earliest dinosaurs
49
Dinosaurs, New Mexico (Antiquities)
Candidate at 17
55
Werth ZUVER
Jacob's Pillow
63
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival
Brute force
69
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
What science learned at Bikini
74
Nuclear weapons (Testing), Radiation (Physiological effects)

Signs get Russian veto
32
Embassies (Buildings)
Coffins arrive for U.S. war dead
32
SERVICE men's graves
Irgun hangs hostages
33
Jews (Palestine, Resistance movement)
Hughes story goes into act 2
34
Howard Hughes (American airline, aircraft and motion picture executive.); 1905-1976, Government investigations
Indonesian crisis brings U.N. action
36
Indonesia
Candidate Taft speaks his mind
38
Robert A. Taft; 1917-1993, Presidential candidates (1948)
Cushing sisters
41
Barbara Cushing, Mrs John Hay Whitney CUSHING, Mrs Vincent Astor CUSHING
Bikini
86
Stafford Leak WARREN
Rare woman's club
91
Women's organizations, Westport (Conn.)
First ascent of the Matterhorn
94
Edward Whymper; 1840-1911, Mountaineering, Matterhorn (Switzerland and Italy)
Aprons
108
Aprons
Life goes motorcycling
112
Pauline TAGGART, Motorcycling
Handlebar club
118
Mustaches

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