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Contents

Citizens in cement
14
Oscar GUNNARSON, Portrait sculpture, Lindsborg (Kan.)
Eleven men who stole a million
24
Brink's Incorporated, Brink's robberies, Crime and criminals, Criminal investigation
Patience made near-perfect crime
27
Florida's fattest tourist fling
32
Tourist trade, Florida
American rope trick
40
Government ownership
Munificence of Miss Minnie Mangum
59
Minnie Clarke MANGUM, Embezzlement
Sunny, fleeting moment by Cassatt
67
Mary Cassatt; 1844-1926, Corcoran Gallery of Art
First new breed in a decade
69
Rhodesian ridgebacks
Truman memoirs
76
Kai-shek Chiang; 1887-1975, George Catlett Marshall; 1880-1959, China (History, American intervention, Civil War, 1945-1949), United States (Foreign relations, China)
U.S. puts best skating feet forward
109
Tenley Albright; 1935-., Carol Heiss; 1940-., Ice skating

Truman, China and history
40
George Catlett Marshall; 1880-1959, Harry S. Truman; 1884-1972, United States (Foreign relations, China)
Portrait
45
Allen J. Ellender; 1890-1972, Clinton P. Anderson; 1895-1975, Clarence Cannon; 1879-1964, Jere Cooper; 1893-1957, Albert A. Gore; 1907-1998, John L. McClellan; 1896-1977, Almer Stillwell Mike Monroney; 1902-1980, Louis Arthur Johnson; 1891-1906, Robert A. Lovett; 1895-1986, Tom C. Clark; 1899-1977, John W. Snyder; 1895-1985, Dean Acheson; 1893-1971
New farm bill tops congressional list
45
United States Congress (84th, 2nd session: 1956), Agricultural administration, Senators
Kidnap victims flee reds' grip
48
SCHMIDTKE family, Communism (Germany (East)), Berlin (Germany)
Third term for Tubman
53
William Vacanarat Shadrach Tubman; 1895-1971, Liberia (Politics and government)
Film pioneers' roll of their living immortals
116
Mary Pickford; 1893-1979, Harold Lloyd; 1894-1971, Buster Keaton; 1895-1966, Mae Marsh; 1895-1968, Richard Barthelmess; 1895-1963, Ronald Colman; 1891-1958, Lillian Gish; 1893-1993, Charlie Chaplin; 1889-1977, Motion picture actors and actresses, Motion pictures (History)
Film pioneers' role of their living immortals
117
Gloria Swanson; 1899-1983, Norma Talmadge; 1897-1957
Matchmaker
131
Thornton Wilder; 1897-1975, Theater reviews (Single works)
X-ray picture in powder
138
Radiography
Gifts and gaiety on a bus party
143
Seattle (Wash.) (Transit systems)

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