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Contents

Rain queen of Lovedu
8
Bantus, Rain making, Transvaal (South Africa)
Alfred Hitchcock reduces as plant expands
12
Alfred Hitchcock; 1899-1980
Arctic oil
21
Petroleum (Canada), Petroleum pipelines
Christmas
28
Christianity, Church union
Kentucky, G.O.P. border state, inaugurates Republican governor
30
Simeon S. WILLIS, Kentucky (Politics and government)
Submarine warfare
54
World War, 1939-1945 (Submarine operations)
North Africa: rear
60
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, North Africa)
Hill 609
62
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Tunisia)
Saturation of Hamburg
68
Hamburg (Germany) (Air raids)
Rendova: the jungle
72
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Pacific)

Tarawa aftermath
32
Tarawa, Battle of, 1943
Strange case of Hereford's birching
34
Child welfare (Great Britain), Juvenile courts (Great Britain)
Confederate general's widow
37
Helen LONGSTREET
Voice of the turtle
45
John Van Druten; 1901-1957, Theater reviews (Single works)
Experience by battle
48
Aaron Bohrod; 1907-1992, Floyd M. DAVIS, Mitchell Jamieson; 1915-1976, Fletcher Martin; 1904-1979, Paul Starrett Sample; 1896-1974, Dwight SHEPLER, World War, 1939-1945 (Art)
Sicily
49
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Sicily (Italy))
Guadalcanal: the Jap
50
Guadalcanal (Solomon Islands), Battle of, 1942-1943
Santa Cruz
52
Warships
Christmas boom in children's books
87
Children's literature, Illustration
Electric motor
89
Electric motors
Mary Martin
98
Mary Martin; 1913-1990
Portraits
101
Marilyn MILLER
How to build a fire
110
Fire
That first party dress
116
Girls
Portrait
124
Louis Hayward; 1909-1985

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