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

Happy end for Ham's first flight
18
Chimpanzees, Space flight (Physiological aspects)
Solid boost for defense in Minuteman
24
Guided missiles (Testing)
Sell America bill
26
Tourist trade
Kennedy economics, short-term
26
United States (Economic policy)
Last tense days on Santa Maria
31
Henrique Galvao; b. 1895, Ocean liners
Search for safety in the skies
66
Aviation (Safety measures)
Critical tests with make-believe
68
Flight simulators
All-out campaign to beat off the birds
72
Aviation (Bird hazards)
Top problem: air collision
76
Air traffic control
Cimarron
81
Motion picture reviews (Single works)

Captivating key to math
47
Arithmetic (Study and teaching)
Do re mi
53
Musicals, revues, etc (Reviews, Single works)
All out, flat-out sailor
61
Sailboats
Dillinghams of Hawaii
87
Dillingham family, Hawaii (Industries, Social life and customs)
Hope in a bitter teen-age tragedy
97
Alateen (Program)
Met triumph for Leontyne
107
Leontyne Price

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