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Contents

Men who ran second in the big race
6
Presidential candidates, United States (History)
American dead
20
Memorial Day, World War, 1939-1945 (Casualties)
Portrait
21
Joseph Jacob FOSS
Jap reprisals for aid to U.S. fliers
22
World War, 1939-1945 (Japan)
Prisoners of war: axis prisoners volunteer for work on Mississippi levees
24
World War, 1939-1945 (Prisoners and prisons)
Oceans rule the earth and hold most of its life
51
Marine animals, Ocean
Sea's bottom is as rugged as the land
52
Ocean bottom
Instruments measure depths and currents
54
Ocean currents, Sounding and soundings
Deep-sea fish are savage and always hungry
58
Deep sea fish
Tomorrow the world
63
James Steele GOW, Arnaud D'Usseau; 1916-1990

We're tellin' you
26
Karl MCGUIRE, McElroy Wilkes, Musicals, revues, etc (Reviews, Single works)
Sikorsky's flying windmill helps celebrate air mail's anniversary
28
Helicopters
Industries adopt new methods to combat its prevalence in wartime
31
Absenteeism
Cotton stockings
39
Hosiery
Worker suggestions
44
Bernice PALMER, Suggestion systems
Life visits Arabia
69
Arabian Peninsula (Description and travel)
King of Arabia
71
Ibn Saud (King of Saudi Arabia); 1880-1953
Islam prohibits non-Moslem visitors to its holiest city
87
Mecca (Saudi Arabia)
Action in the North Atlantic
90
Motion picture reviews (Single works)

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