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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

Speaking of pictures: jumping over barrels on skates
6
Skating
Ancient pass traps a modern Donner party
12
Southern Pacific Railroad, Snowstorms
Autos fare badly, but cows do fine in California
16
Floods
Schuman plan
18
Schuman plan
Destiny is too hard
20
Jean de Lattre; 1889-1952, Funeral rites and ceremonies
Dutch force way into church
29
Huizen (Netherlands)
People: tv feels the Truman touch
37
Margaret Truman (daughter of American president Harry S. Truman and writer.); 1924-2008, Television production and direction
Pasadena dove, Tournament of roses, Pasadena
40
Parade floats
Everglades
42
Everglades (Fla.)
Measuring with mercury
56
Interferometers and interferometry, Measuring equipment

Gambler's luck holds out
22
Frank Costello; 1891-1973, Trials
Doughty skipper
24
Henrik Kurt Carlsen (Danish-American sea captain.); 1915-1989
Doughty orator
25
Sir Winston Churchill; 1874-1965
Haymaker goes wide
26
Presidential campaigns (1952)
Too many talents
65
Phyllis NEWELL
New Jersey turnpike
71
Express highways
Master impostor: an incredible tale
79
Ferdinand Waldo Demara (Jr.), Male impersonators, Impostors
Life's camera solos with a ten-year-old
90
Betty Lee BENNETT, Air pilots

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