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Jacob's Ladder
A Short Novel
Scribners, April 1931, pp. 351-366
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                                                                                                13. Why Poets Leave Home by Conrad Aiken, pp. 84-85
                                                                                                14. Air Pockets and Aviation Progress by Robert Morris Burtt, pp. 86-88
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                                                                                                February 1931 Issue = 16 Articles
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                                                                                                3. The Brown Decades by Lewis Mumford, pp. 135-143
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                                                                                                9. Americans in Soviet Russia by William C. White, pp. 171-182
                                                                                                10. The Fighter by Carroll E. Robb, pp. 183-198
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                                                                                                March 1931 Issue = 17 Articles
                                                                                                1. The Weigher of Souls by Andre Maurois, pp. 235-250
                                                                                                2. The Puritan Myth by V.F. Calverton, pp. 251-257
                                                                                                3. After Repeal---More Crime, or Less? by An Ex-Criminal, pp. 258-266
                                                                                                4. If Only by John Peale Bishop, pp. 267-275
                                                                                                5. Slowly by Charles Hanson Towne, p. 276
                                                                                                6. European Music in Decay by Paul Rosenfeld, pp. 277-283
                                                                                                7. Is America a Menace? by Carleton Beals, pp. 284-293
                                                                                                8. The Westernizing of China by Grover Clark, pp. 294-301
                                                                                                9. Portuguese North by Morris Gilbert, pp. 302-310
                                                                                                10. Return by Struthers Burt, p. 311
                                                                                                11. The Challenge of the New Paganism by Albert Guerard, pp. 312-314
                                                                                                12. I Come to New York by Mary Margaret McBride, pp. 315-318
                                                                                                13. Do People Fear Death? by Arthur Styron, pp. 319-320
                                                                                                14. Husbands at Home by Mark Van Doren, pp. 321-323
                                                                                                15. Earth Melody by Christy MacKaye, p. 324
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                                                                                                1. Jacob's Ladder by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, pp. 351-366
                                                                                                2. Is America Slowing Up? by J.J. Spengler, pp. 367-376
                                                                                                3. Jesus: A Replevin by Charles Hall Perry, pp. 377-384
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                                                                                                7. The Soviet Union Looks for Gold by William C. White, pp. 401-410
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                                                                                                10. College Girls and Marriage by A College Wife, pp. 418-420
                                                                                                11. The Control of Human Sterility by James A. Tobey, pp. 421-424
                                                                                                12. A Partner for Life by Walter Gilkyson, pp. 425-436
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                                                                                                12. The Prospect of Violent Revolution in the United States by Frank Tannenbaum, pp. 521-525
                                                                                                13. The Spotlight---Does Woman Deserve It? by Edna Yost, pp. 526-528
                                                                                                14. Will the Church Sell Out to the Rich? by Tertius van Dyke, pp. 529-532
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                                                                                                3. The Ordeal of Cuba by Waldo Frank, pp. 15-22
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                                                                                                4. He-Rain by Holger Cahill, pp. 259-268
                                                                                                5. Government Hits the Railroads by Paul Shoup, pp. 269-276
                                                                                                6. Mexico by Waldo Frank, pp. 277-287
                                                                                                7. The Humanizing of Hoover by Silas Bent, pp. 288-290
                                                                                                8. Why Fear Russia? by W.J. Austin, pp. 291-294
                                                                                                9. What of Death in 1931? by Mabel S. Ulrich, pp. 295-297
                                                                                                10. New Women Make New Styles by Elizabeth Hawes, pp. 298-301
                                                                                                11. Always, Always by Daniel Whitehead Hicky, p. 302
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                                                                                                13. Appointment at Five by Leane Zugsmith, pp. 313-319
                                                                                                14. I Like to Think of Us by Charles Norman, p. 320
                                                                                                15. As I Like It by William Lyon Phelps, pp. 321-324
                                                                                                16. Stride on the Desert by Norman Macleod, pp. 325-344
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                                                                                                1. Can One Be Christian and Free? by Clarence C. Little, pp. 345-350
                                                                                                2. Civilization in American Cities by R.L. Duffus, pp. 351-359
                                                                                                3. Full Moon by Bernice Kenyon, p. 360
                                                                                                4. Planting by Frances M. Frost, p. 360
                                                                                                5. The Brown Decades: Art by Lewis Mumford, pp. 361-372
                                                                                                6. Over My Shoulder to Alma Mater by William Harlan Hale, pp. 373-378
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                                                                                                9. A Young Man Gives Big Business Its Due by Edmund S. Whitman, pp. 391-392
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                                                                                                11. Art and Religion by Albert Guerard, pp. 396-399
                                                                                                12. A Dream by Allen Tate, p. 400
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                                                                                                14. Hills of Home by Mary Hesse Hartwick, pp. 411-420
                                                                                                15. An Affair of the Senses by Grace Flandrau, pp. 421-430
                                                                                                16. The Gale of August Twentieth by John Herrmann, pp. 431-439
                                                                                                17. As I Like It by William Lyon Phelps, pp. 440-457
                                                                                                18. I Shall Walk To-Day by Grace Noll Crowell, p. 458
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                                                                                                1. Echoes of the Jazz Age by F. Scott Fitzgerald, pp. 459-464
                                                                                                2. Straight On by Sherwood Trask, p. 465
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                                                                                                4. The Revival of the Scholar-Gentleman by Max Eastman, pp. 475-485
                                                                                                5. Standardized America vs. Romantic South Seas by Margaret Mead, pp. 486-491
                                                                                                6. The Job of Reporting by Will Irwin, pp. 492-496
                                                                                                7. Five Kids from the East Side by Connie McCrah, pp. 497-504
                                                                                                8. The Saga of Joe Magarac: Steelman by Owen Francis, pp. 505-510
                                                                                                9. And the Cops Got Their Men by Robert Hazard, pp. 511-513
                                                                                                10. Unfit Doctors Must Go by Rita S. Halle, pp. 514-517
                                                                                                11. Co-Education Makes Good Marriages by A Co-Ed Wife, pp. 518-520
                                                                                                12. Do Our Engineers in Russia Damage America? by Walter Arnold Rukeyser, pp. 521-523
                                                                                                13. Predominance by J.B.L. Goodwin, p. 524
                                                                                                14. The New Morality in the Colleges by Christian Gauss, pp. 525-531
                                                                                                15. Testament by Martha Keller, p. 532
                                                                                                16. Farewell to Cuba by James Gould Cozzens, pp. 533-544
                                                                                                17. Mr. Powers by Caroline Gordon, pp. 545-550
                                                                                                18. As I Like It by William Lyon Phelps, pp. 551-558
                                                                                                19. But to the Lover, Beauty by Robert Nathan, pp. 559-570
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                                                                                                1. Rushlights in Darkness by Charles A. Beard, pp. 571-578
                                                                                                2. Sirens of Washington by Anne Hard, pp. 579-586
                                                                                                3. Our Professional Football Amateurs by Christian Gauss, pp. 587-593
                                                                                                4. Ghost Writer of Jazz by Earl Sparling, pp. 594-600
                                                                                                5. Nun's Diary by Sister Mary Francis, pp. 601-609
                                                                                                6. Record Month by Owen Francis, pp. 610-616
                                                                                                7. Diving for Abalones by Anthony Autumn, pp. 617-621
                                                                                                8. A Plumb Clare Conscience by Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings, pp. 622-625
                                                                                                9. Let the Pulse Speak by Louis Untermeyer, p. 626
                                                                                                10. The Five-Year Plan---A Menace to Whom? by Isaac Don Levine, pp. 627-634
                                                                                                11. Home by Evelyn Scott, pp. 635-644
                                                                                                12. The Regiment Defiled Past the Puzzled Priest by Nahum Sabsay, pp. 645-646
                                                                                                13. Alone by John O'Hara, pp. 647-648
                                                                                                14. If That's Poetry by Jay du Von, p. 649
                                                                                                15. Given Woman by Jose Villa, pp. 650-651
                                                                                                16. Prevailing Winds by Bernice Kenyon, p. 652
                                                                                                17. Fun by Holger Cahill, pp. 653-660
                                                                                                18. Miss Ella by Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, pp. 661-664
                                                                                                19. This Was Her Country by Lawrence Lee, p. 665
                                                                                                20. Psychoanalysis---The Inward Eye by George Draper, pp. 666-672
                                                                                                21. As I Like It by William Lyon Phelps, pp. 673-682
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