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Contents

Old order yields in the 1959 scene
16
United States Congress (86th, 1st session: 1959)
Visible change, pace and faces
20
Congressmen's wives
G.O.P. tactics that toppled a veteran leader
26
Joseph William Martin (American congressman and Speaker of the House.); 1884-1968, United States Congress House
Liberator's triumphal march through an ecstatic island
28
Fidel Castro; 1927-., Cuba (Politics and government)
We'll miss you, Joe Martin
37
Joseph William Martin (American congressman and Speaker of the House.); 1884-1968
Brazil aerie of concrete
56
Oscar Niemeyer; 1907-., Houses (Brazil)
Julie Harris in one for the road
59
Manning GURIAN, Peter GURIAN, Julie Harris
Sea's fish for home aquariums
65
Aquariums
Ben-Hur rides a chariot again
70
Motion picture production and direction
This is a television cowboy?
75
Television broadcasting (Westerns)

Warning of Mechta
37
United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Space research
Tale-weaving sorceress
47
Karen Blixen (Baroness); 1885-1962
Houses architects live in
52
Architects, Houses
Mosaic-mad grotto near Mexico city
52
Juan O'Gorman (Mexican architect and painter.); 1905-1982, HousesMexico
New and old in Japan
54
Kenzo Tange (Japanese architect.); 1913-2005
Old and new in America
55
Eero Saarinen; 1910-1961
Odd partners in hot basketball act
83
Lou PUCILLO, John Richter, Basketball
Communist in capitalism
91
Anastas Ivanovich Mikoian; 1895-1978
What's going to happen to Mechta?
98
Rockets
Wasteful, phony crash dieting craze
102
Obesity, Diet
Social tilt at twelve
117
Children's parties

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