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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

Speaking of pictures
14
Henri Cartier-Bresson; 1908-., Photography
Persecuted lion
19
Animals in motion pictures, Lions
Canadian beauty wins skating title
27
Barbara Ann Scott, Ice skating
Picture of the week
32
Edwin H. Land, Cameras
Red-hunting
32
Communism (United States)
Radio, take it away
61
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
History of western culture
69
Civilization
Renaissance man
71
PIUS II, Renaissance
Tale of lovesick girl
78
Giovanni Boccaccio; 1313-1375
On friendship
79
Friendship

Britons grub for coal
34
Great Britain (Economic policy)
Reunion in Berlin
36
Refugee children
Death by rail
38
Railroads (Accidents)
Death by blast
39
Explosions
Boston pole cat
40
Cats (Photographs)
Skouras-Root wedding
43
Weddings
Treaties settle new European boundaries
49
Boundaries, World War, 1939-1945 (Treaties)
Girls play water polo
54
Water polo
Animal eyes
59
Eye, Artificial, Taxidermy
Sonnets CXXXII, CLXXXI.
79
Francesco Petrarca; 1304-1374
Siena
80
Siena (Italy)
Psychosurgery
93
Brain (Surgery)
How mind's inner balance is changed by prefrontal lobotomy
94
Brain
Whooping cranes
99
Whooping cranes
Senator Ball
102
Joseph H. Ball; 1905-1993
Macomber affair
117
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Life tours the nightclubs at Miami Beach
123
Nightclubs
Still more governors
130
Georgia (Politics and government)

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