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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

Figures of light and shadow
28
Photography, Artistic
Stormy start for farm year
35
Agricultural administration, Dust storms, Farm produce (Prices)
Royal goodby to greatness
44
Sir Winston Churchill; 1874-1965
Feudal fracas in Vietnam
46
Dinh Diem Ngo (South Vietnamese president.); 1901-1963, VietnamPolitics and government
Big pipeline in the sky
48
Gas pipelines
America's arts and skills
108
Arts and crafts (United States)
Early American tools
108
Tools (History)
Practical world of the colonists
110
Art, American
Shapers of silver and gold
116
Silverwork
Craftsmen in common materials
118
Woodenware

Many voices at Bandung
50
Asian-African Conference
Suitor on the scales
55
Peter Wooldridge TOWNSEND
Man on a flying fan
58
Helicopters
Biggest night for Oscar
60
Academy Awards
Tax dodgers' revolt
63
Pierre Poujade; 1920-.
Big tug over nothing
71
Atmospheric pressure
Big burp makes ill well well
79
Wells
Trying time at twins' treat
83
Children's parties, Twins
Lasting look at Mainbocher
91
Mainbocher; 1890-1976, Fashion
Muggsy's mania
101
Boston terriers, Dolphins
First functional homes
124
Architecture, Colonial
Old world furniture with new world touches
126
Furniture, American
Cat on a hot tin roof
137
Tennessee Williams; 1911-1983, Theater reviews (Single works)
Salt water scramble
147
Regattas, Sailboat racing
Soldier's report: defend Quemoy and Matsus
155
China (History, Civil War, 1945-1949), Taiwan (Defenses), Jinmen Island (Taiwan)
Rock 'n roll
166
Dance, Songs, American
Drive-in church
175
Church services, Venice (Fla.)
What's going on in Korea?
181
Koreans
Out of heartbreak a home
187
Georgia BOWEN, Dwarfs, Foster home care
Real-life Medic
202
Television program reviews

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