Pg… 2 The Beat of Life: Children in a Belfast Street. A Hotel Fire in Korea. Pat Nixon in Liberia. Nobel Prizewinner Solzhenitsyn Appears at a Moscow Funeral
Pg… 28 Are You Afraid of Crime?: Response to the Recent LIFE Questionnaire Indicates Widespread Concern?and Some Surprising Facts
Pg… 32 Super Bowl Scouting Reports: Baltimore Coach Don McCafferty Sizes Up the Favored Dallas Cowboys, and the San Francisco 49er Coaches Analyze the Underdog Miami Dolphins
Pg… 40 Bathtubs to Entertain In: Since Bathers Moved Into the Living Room. Saturday Night is the Friendliest Night of the Week
Pg… 44A 'American Pie': Singer Don McLean and His Memorable, Mournful Song. By P. F. Kluge
Pg… 48 The Right to Die: Three Poignant Cases Suggest that There are Times when Keeping Someone Alive May be Crueler than Death. By Paul Wilkes
Pg… 56 Watchers in a Green World: Two Young Americans Make a Home in the Borneo Jungle. Photographed by Co Rentmeester
Pg… 64 Cross–Country Ski Craze: Giving Up the Endless Lift Lines for the Gentle Joys of Nature
Pg… 69 Parting Shots: Some Off–Bench Opinions from Judge Julius Hoffman. By Betty Dunn
Pg… 69 Parting Shots: One–Man Crusade Against the Polish Joke. By Michael Durham
Pg… 10 Departments: The View from Here: My "Most Admired" Man. By Loudon Wainwright
Pg… 14–17 Departments: Reviews: Cyclops Reviews a TV Version of Lorraine Hansberry's "To Be Young, Gifted and Black"
Pg… 14–17 Departments: Reviews: Richard Schickel on the Movie Spectacular "Nicholas and Alexandra"
Pg… 14–17 Departments: Reviews: "Glory," Vladimir Nabokov's Latest Early Novel, Reviewed by Melvin Maddocks
Pg… 22 Departments: 35 Years Ago in 'Life': Sitdowns?Strikes and Otherwise
Pg… 27 Departments: Letters to the Editors