Date: 7-8-1940 Life Magazine
Condition: Very Good
Cover: Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Harold A. Stark is the
man who leads the U.S. Naval force around the oceans. Last week,
the U.S. Fleet left Hawaii for war time maneuvers in what some called
secret. For a big picture of naval strategies see the story on Page 70.
U.S. fleet returns to pearl harbor after maneuvers, Admiral Stark, plan to enlist 5,000 in Naval Reserve
Speaking of Pictures: New York From Four Miles Up
Revolutionary Battlefields Mark Our Fight For Freedom
LIFE on the Newsfronts of the World
U.S. Aviation Gets 318 New Mechanics
German Troops Enter Paris
The Collapse of France
Debutantes Are Previewed as "Little Season" Gets Under Way
Admiral Byrd's Antarctic Expedition Finds 900 Miles of New Coastline
Sargent College Girls Learn How to Improve Health of Nation
Alfred Vanderbilt's Belmont Makes Horse Racing Popular
One of America's 165,000 Graduates Gets Degree at U.S.C.
"Keep Off the Grass"
Powdered Blood Serum Solves Problem of Battlefield Surgeons
Republican Convention: Wendell Willkie is the People's Choice
Roller–Skate Dancing Starts Bloomers Fad
The Defense of America by Major George Fielding Eliot
LIFE Goes to a Party at Robert Ripley's
Pullman Railways "Grand Circle Plan"
Goodrich Seal-O-Matic Tires
New York State Welcomes World Fair Goers