Pg… 1 Cover: To be induced into a hypnotic trance, the subject stares into a beam of light, which shines in on of her eyes.
Pg… 20 The Week's Events: North African desert gives up its secret: The 17–year–old mystery of the 'Lady Be Good' and her crew is finally solved.
Pg… 28 The Week's Events: Eisenhower makes friends and sense, but his spectacular Latin–American tour is interrupted by a tragic air collision.
Pg… 36 The Week's Events: Meet Princess Margaret Rose's Tony.
Pg… 42 The Week's Events: A look at the World's Week.
Pg… 45 The Week's Events: A bright kick for an aged gag: Four pink elephants come to life in a 45,000–pound chorus line.
Pg… 48 The Week's Events: Beat in the hip of Texas: Far–out candidates jazz up a Fort Worth municipal election.
Pg… 35 Editorials: Time to stand up for world law.
Pg… 35 Editorials: Silly standards for teachers.
Pg… 67 Photographic Essays: Brazilian styles: With bold designs and gorgeous colors they become a worldwide pacesetter. Photographed for LIFE by Howell Conant.
Pg… 98 Photographic Essays: The Olympic look: At Squaw Valley, the world's best winter competitors, nature, and a $15 million development produce a show of beauty, action, and ebullience.
Pg… 106 Article: Pathway into the mind: Hypnosis aids emotional problems ranging from headache to ulcers. By Robert Coughlan.
Pg… 55 Modern Living: Bird cages back in fanciful flock: Victorian gewgaws lend new elegance to home decoration.
Pg… 59 Close–up: Gunner for U.S. spenders: Bureau of the Budget Director Stans keeps a sharp eye on economy ? and on African game.
Pg… 79 Military Affairs: Air Force manual writers get into trouble over charges against ministers and directions for officers' martinis.
Pg… 85 Theater: 'Caligula', by Camus, is a bad, brilliant play and stirs up a controversy on Broadway.
Pg… 91 Art: New York 9–year–old writes and personally prints a bang–up western.
Pg… 125 Party: University of Michigan fraternity's hayslide.
Pg… 10 Other Departments: Speaking of Pictures: Can a company countenance this sort of thing?
Pg… 128 Other Departments: Miscellany: Culprit caught with the cache.