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Contents

Fourth since 1776
14
Fourth of July
American city's dream
21
Omaha (Neb.) (City planning)
Biggest dream
32
Lewis Andrew Pick; 1890-1956, Missouri Valley Authority
Fourth of July message
34
Democracy, Reconstruction (1939-1951)
American bounty
37
Reconstruction (1939-1951) (Relief work)
Mayor is sent to jail
76
James Michael Curley (American mayor and governor.); 1874-1958
President has visitors
76
Harry S. Truman; 1884-1972
Prizefighter is killed
77
James Delaney DOYLE
Labor bill becomes law
77
Carl A. LOEFFLER, Robert A. Taft; 1917-1993
Bug gets it
78
Sir Harry Lauder; 1870-1950

This pleasant land, on the 171st anniversary of its independence
46
United States (Description and travel)
Dutch girl's reward
61
Corrie KOORT
Alexander Hamilton
64
Alexander Hamilton; 1757-1804
Alexander Hamilton
64
Arthur H. Vandenberg (American senator.); 1884-1951
Week's news is not all good
71
Crime and criminals
End of a gangster
72
Benjamin Siegel; 1914-1991
Ford-Firestone
74
Mrs William Clay Ford FIRESTONE, William Clay FORD
Perils of Pauline
81
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Bachelor and the bobby-soxer
82
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Welcome stranger
82
Motion picture reviews (Single works)
Italy's myth of America
84
Immigration and emigration (Italy), Italy and the United States
Life goes on a Cape Cod holiday
96
Cape Cod (Mass.)
Spirit of '76 in a 30-foot-high fireworks display
104
Archibald M. WILLARD

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