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Contents

Italy looks in desperation for a strong man
15
Pietro Badoglio; 1871-1956, World War, 1939-1945 (Italy)
Bombing of Rome
16
Rome (Italy) (History, Bombardments, 1943)
Portrait
18
Camillo Benso Cavour (conte di); 1810-1861
Portrait
18
Giuseppe Garibaldi; 1807-1882
Modern history of Italy begins with four patriots and a revolt in 1848
18
Italy (History)
Negro division prepares to go overseas
37
UNITED STATESArmy/Negro troops
Flip Corkin leads double life as a hero both in Africa and in cartoon strip
42
Milton Arthur Caniff; 1907-1988, Philip G. Cochran, Caricatures and cartoons
Kitchens of tomorrow may look like this
53
Kitchens
Army play by play
60
One act plays
Technicolor Tessie
65
Lucille Ball; 1911-1989

Portrait
18
Giuseppe Mazzini (Italian revolutionary.); 1805-1872
Portrait
18
Victor Emmanuel II (King of Italy); 1820-1878
Jobs for veterans
28
Veterans (Employment)
Strange case of John Durfee
31
UNITED STATESWar information, Office of/Overseas division
Watch the corn shoot up
32
Corn, Growth (Plants), Plants (Photographs)
Army doctor's record parachute jump
69
William Randolph LOVELACE; 1907-., Parachuting
Women in steel are handling tough jobs in heavy industry
74
Women steel workers
Adventure in Sicily
82
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Sicily (Italy), Personal narratives)
Jungle poison is domesticated as healing drug
90
Curare
Servicemen's country club in Chicago
94
Servicemen's centers, Chicago (Ill.) (Clubs)

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