LIFE Magazine May 12, 1961

LIFE Magazine May 12, 1961 Astronaut Alan Shepard Back From Space


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Pg… 18 THE WEEK'S EVENTS: Emotions of the Nation Ride in Astronaut's Capsule, So?Shepard and U.S.A. Feel "AOK"

Pg… 37 THE WEEK'S EVENTS: Laos Goes Down the Drain. Now It Could be Vietnam and?Later?Thailand. By Stanley Karnow

Pg… 40 THE WEEK'S EVENTS: From Way Back, Carry Back Comes Up to Win the Kentucky Derby

Pg… 45 THE WEEK'S EVENTS: A Capone Heir Hosts a Wedding and the Mob Meets the Press

Pg… 32 EDTIORIAL: The Unhelpful Fringes: the Present–Day Radicals, Left or Right, Bring Us Neither Hope nor Realism

Pg… 72 PHOTOGRAPHIC ESSAYS: The Romantic Swing in Architecture: Grace and Warmth Mark Mood o fPRize House Designs

Pg… 124 PHOTOGRAPHIC ESSAYS: The John Birch Society: Patriotic or Irresponsible, It is a Subject of Controversy

Pg… 97 ARTICLES: Belated Cheer for Honest Act: Worldwide Reaction Counters Abuse of the Man Who Returned $240,000. By Richard Stolley, LIFE Correspondent

Pg… 108 ARTICLES: No More a Headache, Book Business Booms: Reading Produces High Profits, Mergers, More Films. By Ernest Havemann

Pg… 51 EDUCATION: Winner Learns She's Won: Seattle Student Celebrates Her Scholarship

Pg… 65 EDUCATION: Animated Geography Class: Playground Map Makes Learning Play

Pg… 54 MOVIES: Angry Cry Against a Sinful City: the Much–Praised La Dolce Vita Probes the Depravity of Modern Rome

Pg… 58 FASHION: Woodsy Way for Lingerie: Colorful Prints Feature Ferns and Flowers

Pg… 68 SPORTS: Inner Tubes Serve as Trampolines: Teen–Agers Toss and Tumble in Tricky Beach Sport

Pg… 81 SCIENCE: Fresh Insight Into Seeing: the Relation of Motion to Perception

Pg… 87 SCIENCE: The Highest Livers: Hillary Expedition Spends an Oxygen–Hungry Winter in the Himalayas

Pg… 105 ARCHAEOLOGY: Family Tragedy Unearthed in Pompeii

Pg… 120B ENTERTAINMENT: Bevy of Beauties Blacking Out: Hollywood Housewives Smear Their Cheeks for Charity

Pg… 133 PARTY: High Brass Enjoys a Wilderness Wonder with Secretary Udall

Pg… 8 OTHER DEPARTMENTS: Letters to the Editors

Pg… 12 OTHER DEPARTMENTS: Speaking of Pictures: First Lady in World of Carriages and Kids

Pg… 136 OTHER DEPARTMENTS: Miscellany: a Rooter's Far–Out Roost

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