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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

These men risked their necks for independence
8
United States. Declaration of Independence
Killed in action
15
World War, 1939-1945 (United States, Casualties)
Delegates cagey on 1944 hopes
40
GOVERNORS' conference, 1943
South Sea Island scandals
49
Musicals, revues, etc (Reviews, Single works)
Cruise of the Campbell
57
Anton Otto Fischer; 1882-1962, United States Coast Guard, World War, 1939-1945 (Submarine operations)
Dixie
80
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Dan Emmett was father of Negro minstrelsy and composer of the song Dixie
83
Daniel Decatur Emmett; 1815-1904
Race war in Detroit
93
Detroit (Mich.) (Riots, 1942-1943)
MacArthur
104
Douglas MacArthur; 1880-1964, World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Pacific)
Life goes to a sheep ranch in lambing time
114
Sheep ranches

U.S. planes bomb Nauru
120
World War, 1939-1945 (Aerial operations, Campaigns and battles, Pacific), Nauru

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