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Contents

Greeting cards run from birth to death
10
Greeting cards
Egypt gets set
14
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Africa)
American decision
27
World War, 1939-1945 (United States)
Portrait
27
Cordell Hull (American Secretary of state.); 1871-1955
Dissenters
28
Charles Lindbergh; 1902-1974
Prisons turn to sports programs
49
Ohio Penitentiary (Columbus, Ohio), PRISON sports
Learning to fly
56
John T. jr MCCOY, Aviation (Study and teaching)
Broadway baby
67
Joan Carroll, Children as actors and actresses
Border patrol
77
Border patrols
Doctor's dilemma
82
Bernard Shaw (Irish dramatist.); 1856-1950, Theater reviewsSingle works

Danger
30
World War, 1939-1945
Louisiana plants its no. 1 hero amid the illustrious dead in Statuary hall
32
Huey Pierce Long; 1893-1935
Opera's biggest crowds hear Met in Cleveland
34
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.), Cleveland (Ohio) (Music)
Forest fires rage in eastern states
36
Forest fires
Incidents of the retreat in Greece
38
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Balkan Peninsula)
Japan's foreign minister does grand tour of axis
40
Yosuke Matsuoka; 1880-1946
Paul Revere rides again in Boston
43
Paul Revere; 1735-1818, Patriots' Day
America's great university now leads world
89
Harvard University
Harvard faculty is equal to its high traditions
96
College teachers
Portrait
100
Mei-ling Chiang
Roosevelt vs. Hitler
100
Lauchlin Bernard Currie (American economist.); 1902-1993, Franklin Delano Roosevelt (American president.); 1882-1945, ChinaPolitics and government, World War, 1939-1945Diplomatic history, World War, 1939-1945Strategy, World War, 1939-1945United States, Social revolution, Caribbean region
Boarding house
113
G. Harwood FROST, Boarding houses
South American deb, spends summer season at exclusive Mar del Plata
122
Carmen PUEYRREDON, Mar Del Plata (Argentina)

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