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Contents

Tokyo poetry contest
8
Poetry (Competitions), Japan (Social life and customs)
Speaking of pictures
18
Ballet
Non-Communist world stirs itself
31
Communism (Europe), International relations
Jan Masaryk found one answer
34
Jan Masaryk; 1886-1948, Communism (Czechoslovakia)
Foreign policy crisis
38
United States (Foreign relations)
Violet streak
62
Basketball
Test by portraits
67
Leopold Szondi; 1893-1986, Psychological tests
Age of exploration
73
America (Discovery and exploration)
Mirror glasses
103
Eyeglasses
Spinsters' holiday
107
Leap year, Aurora (Ill.)

Picture of the week
39
Morris MCDERMOTT
Breakup of a hard winter
40
Storms
Escapists in armor
42
Adrian Conan Doyle; 1910-1970
Physicists create subatomic particles
44
Mesons
Portrait
44
Eugene GARDNER, Cesare Mansueto Giulio LATTES, Dick Button; 1929-., Joe Louis; 1914-1981, John O'MEARA
Brandos
53
Jocelyn BRANDO, Marlon Brando; 1924-.
Beer-drinking cow sets world record
59
Cows
Genius school
113
Gifted children, HUNTER college elementary school (N.Y.)
Bodies preserved in plastic
121
Biological specimens (Collection and preservation)
Movie of the week
127
Mark Hellinger; 1903-1947
Naked city
127
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Case for Dewey
132
Thomas Edmund Dewey; 1902-1971
Life visits a school for waitresses in Wichita
150
Waiters and waitresses

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