LIFE Magazine August 23, 1968

LIFE Magazine August 23, 1968 Chicago Democratic Convention Security Alert


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Pg… 2 The Presidency: It was Nixon's Day at the LBJ. By Hugh Sidey

Pg… 7–9 Reviews: Book: "The Constant Circle," by Sara Mayfield, Reviewed by Richard Freedman

Pg… 7–9 Reviews: Movie: "Inspector Clouseau," with Alan Arkin, Reviewed by Richard Schickel

Pg… 7–9 Reviews: Theater in the Streets, Reviewed by Tom Prideaux

Pg… 12A Guest Column: The Memoir Bore. By William Zinsser

Pg… 12B Letters to the Editors

Pg… 14 The 'Law and Order' Issue: It is Volatile in the '68 Election Campaigns?and of Immediate Practical Concern to the Democrats as Chicago Braces for a Mass of Convention Protests

Pg… 24 On the Newsfronts of theWorld: George McGovern, an Old Friend of R.F.K., Enters the Race for President. By John Neary. Gene and Hubert Come Down the Stretch

Pg… 26B Editorials: TV and Conventions

Pg… 26B Editorials: A Highway Bill We Could Live Without

Pg… 30 Close–Up: Margaret Mead's Sound Insights Into the Furor Over Shifting American Morals. "We Must Learn to See What's Really New"

Pg… 36 Blighted Great Lakes: Our Inland Seas are Dying from Man–Made Filth. Photographed by Alfred Eisenstaedt. Sewage Gushes On, but Something is Being Done. By Richard Woodbury

Pg… 50 Special Report: Biafra: Death Rattle of an Encircled Nation. Through Flak–Peppered Sky, a Frail Link of Guns and Food. By Michael Mok

Pg… 58 The Birth of Yankee Doodle Joel: No More Hand–Me–Down Roles for Mr. Grey. By Tom Prideaux

Pg… 62 Great Dinners: Part 53: Elegant Melon Mosaic, a Daiquiri–Coated Fruit Complement to a Summer Barbecue. Photographed by Henry Groskinsky. Article by Eleanor Graves

Pg… 66 Miscellany

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