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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

Ice-conditioned palace
14
Glaciers
U.S. man in an Olympian test
20
Olympic Games, 1956 (Melbourne, Australia), Track and field athletics
President and foreign aid
30
Economic assistance, American
Eyewitness to the ferment in Poland
35
Communism (Poland), Labor (Poland), Riots (Poland), Poznan (Poland)
Pen pals face to face at last
41
Students, Foreign visitors (France), French students, Falaise (France)
Big bulge in hair
59
Hairstyling
Great locomotive chase
65
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Painter striving to find himself
70
Harry Jackson; 1924-.
Cops keep covered under new armor
85
Arms and armor, Automobiles, Police, Detroit (Mich.) (Police)
Red air force in close-up
91
Nathan F. Twining; 1897-1982, Airplanes, Military (Soviet Union), Aviation (Exhibitions), Soviet Union (Air Force)

Garters for two prime ministers
44
Clement Richard Attlee; 1883-1967, Anthony Eden (Earl of Avon); 1897-1977, Orders of knighthood and chivalry
Governors live it up
47
Governors (Conferences)
Babies in the summer
52
Animals (Habits and behavior)
Divided South searches its soul
98
Blacks (Segregation, Southern States)
Spanish rose for Beatrice
117
Beatrice Anna Cabot LODGE, Balls (Parties)

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