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

Startling photographs show a smoke-ring blower practicing his art
12
SMOKE rings
South Africa enshrines pioneer heroes
21
Afrikaners, Monuments, South Africa (History)
Dynamic America
28
United States (Politics and government)
Frozen redwings in Oklahoma
30
Birds (Accidents and hazards), Blackbirds, Weather
Sun is sold
39
New York sun (Newspaper)
Hot basketeers
50
Basketball
Your eyes do deceive you
57
Optical illusions, Perception, Vision
Backstage
64
Theater
Prodigy on ice
67
Helen Ann ROUSSELLE, Ice skating
Trouble in Los Angeles
75
Mickey Cohen, Los Angeles (Calif.)

Last day
40
New York sun (Newspaper)
Bandit meets press
47
Salvatore Giuliano
Dark wine of genius
86
Maurice Utrillo; 1883-1955, Suzanne Valadon; 1865-1938
Life attends the Du Pont reunion
104
Du Pont family

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