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                                                                                January 1960 Issue = 38 Articles
                                                                                1. Mercury Memos, p. 2
                                                                                2. The "Lady Chatterley's Lover" Case by John Benedict, pp. 3-15
                                                                                3. S.M.U. Pampers Leftism by Harold Lord Varney, pp. 16-22
                                                                                4. Franco and Spain by Maj. Gen. Charles A. Willoughby, pp. 23-32
                                                                                5. 1313's Mail Order Laws by Jo Hindman, pp. 33-45
                                                                                6. Front Men Ike and K. by John Lines, pp. 46-47
                                                                                7. Subversion and the Warren Court by John Unger, pp. 48-57
                                                                                8. Mercury Warned You, pp. 58-62
                                                                                9. UN's Socialist Plan for Latin America by H.W. Stanley, pp. 63-64
                                                                                10. Termites of the Cross Part V, pp. 65-72
                                                                                11. Night Train to Bucharest by Helen Poe and Mary Broad, pp. 73-76
                                                                                12. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 77-78
                                                                                13. Bible's Truths, Part IV by Research Team, pp. 79-81
                                                                                14. Charge Accounts Anonymous by Enno R. Hobbing, pp. 82-84
                                                                                15. Los Angeles' Smog Pot by R.B. Niese, pp. 85-88
                                                                                16. Do You Know, pp. 89-90
                                                                                17. Salk-Serum-Saddled Americans by Barbara Hansen, pp. 91-92
                                                                                18. Putting Sound To Work by Ross L. Holman, pp. 93-96
                                                                                19. Bura! A New Russian Madness by John Carlova, pp. 97-104
                                                                                20. Armed Forces Manpower Wastage by Sando Bologna, pp. 105-108
                                                                                21. Facetiae, p. 109
                                                                                22. Arnold Bennett's 24 Hour Day by Doron K. Antrim, pp. 110-116
                                                                                23. Try Soil Feed-Back Mr. Benson! by Harry Harford, pp. 117-118
                                                                                24. Old Glory vs. Fairless Hills by Steel Labor, p. 119
                                                                                25. More About Earthquakes, Part II by L.M. Hasbrouck, pp. 120-121
                                                                                26. A Requiem for Reading by Dorothy DeZouche, pp. 122-124
                                                                                27. Americans, Speak Out! by R.P. Oliver, pp. 125-126
                                                                                28. The Twenty-Second Amendment in Danger, p. 127
                                                                                29. This Is What They Said, pp. 128-129
                                                                                30. The Old Wild West by Grace Ernestine Ray, pp. 130-135
                                                                                31. Coloring Language Red by Ilanon Moon, pp. 136-139
                                                                                32. The Red-Headedest Mule Ever by Peggy O'Neal, pp. 140-142
                                                                                33. 40 by Helen Thompson, pp. 143-144
                                                                                34. Spotlight, pp. 145-146
                                                                                35. Four Corners U.S.A., p. 147
                                                                                36. The Midget Car Neurosis by H. Russell Austin, pp. 148-150
                                                                                37. [+]
                                                                                  Bookshelf, pp. 151-154 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                  1. Edison: A Biography by Matthew Josephson
                                                                                  2. Walter Lippmann and His Times by Marquis W. Childs and James Reston
                                                                                  3. Power Unlimited---The Corruption of Union Leadership by Sylvester Petro
                                                                                38. Mercury Forum, pp. 155-162
                                                                              2. [+]
                                                                                February 1960 Issue = 41 Articles
                                                                                1. Mercury Memos, p. 2
                                                                                2. Pornography, A Political Weapon by John Benedict, pp. 3-21
                                                                                3. Who Was Lincoln's Great Teacher? by Samuel B. Pettengill, pp. 22-25
                                                                                4. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 26-28
                                                                                5. George Washington Betrayed by Jack Cox, pp. 29-31
                                                                                6. George Washington by Major Manfred Pakas, p. 32
                                                                                7. P.T.A. Tower of Babel? by Jo Hindman, pp. 33-36
                                                                                8. International Development by Harold Lord Varney, pp. 37-46
                                                                                9. Tulsa Vetoes Immoral Movie Ads, pp. 47-48
                                                                                10. To the Memory of Stepan Bandera by Pat Walsh, pp. 49-50
                                                                                11. Another Victim of the Kremlin, p. 51
                                                                                12. The Mystery of Earthquakes by L.M. Hasbrouck, pp. 52-53
                                                                                13. Mercury Warned You, pp. 54-56
                                                                                14. The Welfare Scandal by John T. Flynn, pp. 57-58
                                                                                15. Do You Know, pp. 59-60
                                                                                16. Russian Anti-Communists Protest by B.L. Brazol, pp. 61-63
                                                                                17. Facetiae, p. 64
                                                                                18. Is Ireland Facing Dictatorship? by Louise Horton, pp. 65-75
                                                                                19. The Seven Year Itch by Art Buchwald, pp. 76-78
                                                                                20. Menhaden: The Atlantic's Miracle Fish by George S. Fichter, pp. 79-81
                                                                                21. Four Corners U.S.A., p. 82
                                                                                22. Wire Me Your Best Offer by Leslie Mellichamp, pp. 83-84
                                                                                23. Forces Now Wrecking Civilization by Hubert H. Heath, pp. 85-86
                                                                                24. Great Scientific Discoveries by O.A. Battista, pp. 87-90
                                                                                25. The Issues We Face by August E. Johansen, pp. 91-95
                                                                                26. Termites of the Cross Part VI, pp. 96-104
                                                                                27. Thi Is What They Said, pp. 105-106
                                                                                28. A Very Special Coed by Martha Osborn, pp. 107-111
                                                                                29. We're All "Guilty" of Treason by Joseph Arkin, p. 112
                                                                                30. No Federal Subsidies, Thank You by David E. Kucharsky, pp. 113-115
                                                                                31. Do I Want a Genocide Convention? by John A. Granlund, pp. 116-125
                                                                                32. Seeds That Heal by Charles H. Coleman, pp. 126-128
                                                                                33. God Loves Republicans by Frank E. Ross, p. 129
                                                                                34. Above and Beyond the Call by Leslie G. Kennon, pp. 130-133
                                                                                35. The Horse Would Not Be Scratched by James Holledge, pp. 134-136
                                                                                36. Our Worst Enemy Fear by Charles Carson, p. 137
                                                                                37. Soviet Cultural Offensive by T.P. Melady and J.A. Bekker, pp. 138-145
                                                                                38. Missile Lag Mystery by David S. Teeple, pp. 146-147
                                                                                39. Sounds of a Summer Night by Alfred K. Allan, pp. 148-149
                                                                                40. [+]
                                                                                  Bookshelf, pp. 150-154 - 7 Reviews
                                                                                  1. The Southern Temper by William Peters
                                                                                  2. The South Strikes Back by Hodding Carter III
                                                                                  3. The White Band by Carter Brooke Jones
                                                                                  4. Face of My Assassin by Jan Huckins
                                                                                  5. The Undefeated by George Paloczi-Horvath
                                                                                  6. Roosevelt's Road to Russia by George N. Crocker
                                                                                  7. The Man Who Would Be God by Haakon Chevalier
                                                                                41. Mercury Forum, pp. 155-162
                                                                              3. [+]
                                                                                March 1960 Issue = 39 Articles
                                                                                1. Mercury Memos, p. 2
                                                                                2. Twining and DeGaulle by Maj. Gen. Charles A. Willoughby, pp. 3-24
                                                                                3. Business Is Deserting America by Ralph Nader, pp. 25-28
                                                                                4. Facetiae, p. 29
                                                                                5. Payola by Shields ReMine, pp. 30-42
                                                                                6. An Indefensible Verdict by Herbert W. Stanley, pp. 43-46
                                                                                7. We Gave It To Them by Harold Lord Varney, pp. 47-56
                                                                                8. First Ladies of the Ballot Box by Alice Downey Nelson, pp. 57-58
                                                                                9. "Mental Health" and the W.H.O., pp. 59-63
                                                                                10. The Riches of Memory by J.R. Hill, p. 64
                                                                                11. Life Atop Mount Washington by Len Corlin, pp. 65-68
                                                                                12. Academic Freedom by Elizabeth Staples, pp. 69-71
                                                                                13. "The Day of Infamy" by Rev. Richard Ginder, pp. 72-75
                                                                                14. Was It Suicide? by Louise Horton, pp. 76-81
                                                                                15. Four Corners USA, p. 82
                                                                                16. On the Next Page by N. St. Barbe Sladen, pp. 83-84
                                                                                17. St. Louis Defeats Metro Plan by Jo Hindman, pp. 85-90
                                                                                18. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 91-92
                                                                                19. Rothschilds and Rockefellers Part II, pp. 93-94
                                                                                20. Have You a Bird-Like Appetite? by Dana Stanton, p. 95
                                                                                21. An Appeal to the Free World by The Grand Duke Wladimir, pp. 96-103
                                                                                22. Mercury Warned You, pp. 104-106
                                                                                23. The Surprising Case of the I.L.O. by William L. McGrath, pp. 107-111
                                                                                24. Do You Know, pp. 112-113
                                                                                25. Tax Foundation Inc. Study Urges Rate Revision, p. 114
                                                                                26. Our Military Position, pp. 115-116
                                                                                27. A Blessed Event for the Planet Earth by L.M. Hasbrouck, pp. 117-120
                                                                                28. Cutting Passport "Red Tape" for Red Spies by John Lines, pp. 121-123
                                                                                29. The Last Flight by Polly Sheldon, p. 124
                                                                                30. What You Should Know About Birthmarks by Leo Rosenhouse, pp. 125-128
                                                                                31. Teen-Age Patriots by Pat Beardslee, pp. 129-130
                                                                                32. Textile Troubles by Stephen Paulsen, pp. 131-134
                                                                                33. This Is What They Said, pp. 135-136
                                                                                34. Human Mole by Lorena Ann Olmsted, pp. 137-140
                                                                                35. Meet the Pallygators by Tom Roberts, pp. 141-142
                                                                                36. What's Going On here? by E.A. Jaksha, pp. 143-148
                                                                                37. Where Are the Skywriters? by Frank P. Thomas, pp. 149-154
                                                                                38. [+]
                                                                                  Bookshelf, pp. 155-157 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                  1. The Hero by Kenneth S. Davis
                                                                                  2. The Great Farm Problem by William H. Peterson
                                                                                39. Mercury Forum, pp. 158-162
                                                                              4. [+]
                                                                                April 1960 Issue = 32 Articles
                                                                                1. Mercury Memos, p. 2
                                                                                2. We Need A Second Political Party in 1960 by H.L. Varney, pp. 3-10
                                                                                3. Tribute to Eugene W. Castle, p. 11
                                                                                4. Mind Control by John Benedict, pp. 12-27
                                                                                5. Red China Wars On Learning by S.K. Li, pp. 28-34
                                                                                6. The Great Bookies by Jo Hindman, pp. 35-40
                                                                                7. Castro, Trujillo and the Panama Canal by C.A. Willoughby, pp. 41-64
                                                                                8. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, p. 65
                                                                                9. "A Day of National Humiliation Fasting and Prayer", pp. 66-67
                                                                                10. Time of Decision by Donald L. Barlett, pp. 68-70
                                                                                11. Transcendant Boston by Mary Chase Witherbee, pp. 71-74
                                                                                12. The U.S. and The U.N. by William Henry Chamberlin, pp. 75-76
                                                                                13. Happy Hasenpfeffer by Mabel Whiteside Eblert, pp. 77-81
                                                                                14. Facetiae, p. 82
                                                                                15. The Town Too Tough for Wells-Fargo by Jack Sword, pp. 83-89
                                                                                16. San Antonio Selects Socialism's Way by Clyde Wantland, pp. 90-97
                                                                                17. World Government Plotters Try New Trick by H.W. Stanley, pp. 98-100
                                                                                18. Four Corners, p. 101
                                                                                19. Dictatorship Is Closer Than You Think by Tom Anderson, pp. 102-108
                                                                                20. Moses Believed In Jesus by Rev. August W. Brustat, pp. 109-112
                                                                                21. Search for Scientists by Leon Sebring Dure, 3d, pp. 113-116
                                                                                22. Mercury Warned You, pp. 117-118
                                                                                23. Your Time Is Not My Time by Elinor Horne, pp. 119-125
                                                                                24. Trial of Christ Termed Farce by Dr. William T. Muse, pp. 126-129
                                                                                25. USSR-Red China Friction a Myth, p. 130
                                                                                26. The Duplessis Legacy by Pat Walsh, pp. 131-134
                                                                                27. Labor's Money Overshadows Election by Politicus, pp. 135-138
                                                                                28. Potomac Newshen by Harold Helfer, pp. 139-143
                                                                                29. Iron Lung Mother by Frances L. Fox, pp. 144-148
                                                                                30. But Judge, I'm Sick by Judge Robert Gardner, pp. 149-154
                                                                                31. [+]
                                                                                  Bookshelf, pp. 155-157 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                  1. The Invisible Presidency by Louis W. Koenig
                                                                                  2. The New Psychiatry by Nathan Masor
                                                                                32. Mercury Forum, pp. 158-162
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                                                                                May 1960 Issue = 41 Articles
                                                                                1. The Sickness of Our American Cities by Harold Lord Varney, pp. 3-10
                                                                                2. The Conspiracy Against America by Revilo P. Oliver, pp. 11-19
                                                                                3. New York: Freeloader's Paradise by K.H. Taylor, pp. 20-24
                                                                                4. How America Muffed Space Supremacy by Raymond Schuessler, pp. 25-30
                                                                                5. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 31-32
                                                                                6. Spare Parts for Human Hearts by M.D. Bellomy, pp. 33-34
                                                                                7. That Athletic Second Rater-Man by John Sidney, pp. 35-40
                                                                                8. Stay Away, U.S.A. by Robert Welch, p. 41
                                                                                9. Defense Against Communism by Rev. Alfred W. Pritchard, pp. 42-50
                                                                                10. Istanbul's Grand Bazaar by Bates W. Pritchard, pp. 51-52
                                                                                11. The Health of the American People by Rep. David S. King, pp. 53-56
                                                                                12. 15 Years of UN Deceit by Edith Pratt Hooker, pp. 57-59
                                                                                13. "An Unauthorized Telegram" by Rev. Richard Ginder, pp. 60-64
                                                                                14. The "Colorful" White House by Frank L. Remington, pp. 65-68
                                                                                15. We Lose Our UN Majority by Herbert W. Stanley, pp. 69-70
                                                                                16. The Bustling Canadian Border by Tom H. Inkster, pp. 71-76
                                                                                17. Earth Poetry by Jesse Stuart, pp. 77-78
                                                                                18. Mercury Warned You, pp. 79-82
                                                                                19. Let Them Explode! by Jeanne Lodge, pp. 83-84
                                                                                20. Coro Foundation---Political Bootcamp by Jo Hindman, pp. 85-92
                                                                                21. Civil Rights by George Roche, 3d, pp. 93-94
                                                                                22. Evergreens by Charles H. Coleman, p. 95
                                                                                23. Conservation---For Whom? by Frank A. Tinker, pp. 96-101
                                                                                24. Greenland Today by Leslie G. Kennon and Frank Begley, pp. 102-104
                                                                                25. The South Has Lessons To Teach by Alf J. Mapp, Jr., pp. 105-112
                                                                                26. Wandering Children of the Sea by Phyllis B. Matz, p. 113
                                                                                27. Olympia's Immortal Athletes by Albert I. Mayer, pp. 114-116
                                                                                28. Government Office With Federal Funds by Lawrence A. Barrett, pp. 117-118
                                                                                29. Who Is Fighting the Loyalty Oath? by Politicus, pp. 119-121
                                                                                30. Wild Foxes, Hoot Owls and TV by Ewart A. Autry, pp. 122-124
                                                                                31. Wisconsin's New Indian Country by Bert Reichert, pp. 125-126
                                                                                32. The Honorable Sweet Potato by Christine Starr, pp. 127-128
                                                                                33. The Sweetest Little War by Irma Banks Bennett, pp. 129-131
                                                                                34. Only Trees Can Do It by Donald Frank, pp. 132-134
                                                                                35. I Found the Place of Kublai Phan by Peter Ratazii, pp. 135-136
                                                                                36. The Custom Hat, pp. 137-138
                                                                                37. Are Fish More Important Than People? by Alfred P. Haake, pp. 139-141
                                                                                38. Ice Cream by Nell Womack Evans, pp. 142-144
                                                                                39. The "Hollow" Man by Jo Patnick, pp. 145-150
                                                                                40. [+]
                                                                                  The Book Shelf, pp. 151-154 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                  1. The Facts About Nixon by William Costello
                                                                                  2. The John Franklin Letters by John Franklin
                                                                                  3. The Enemy Within by Robert F. Kennedy
                                                                                41. The Mercury Forum, pp. 155-162
                                                                              6. [+]
                                                                                June 1960 Issue = 36 Articles
                                                                                1. Mercury Memos, p. 2
                                                                                2. Castro's War On Capitalism In Cuba by Harold Lord Varney, pp. 3-12
                                                                                3. Counting Heads by E. Robert Stevenson, pp. 13-18
                                                                                4. Juvenile Integrity Stars in The Home, pp. 19-20
                                                                                5. The Korean Myth by Jack Muhlnbeck, pp. 21-26
                                                                                6. 1960 Version of "The Little Red Hen" by Bennett L. Smith, pp. 27-28
                                                                                7. Cold War in International Athletics by J.V. Grombach, pp. 29-40
                                                                                8. The Tenth Man by Raymond Schuessler, pp. 41-44
                                                                                9. Do You Know, pp. 45-46
                                                                                10. Facts Russia Dare Not Tell by Rev. Kenneth Goff, pp. 47-52
                                                                                11. School Teaching Beats Working for a Living by Anne W. Vincent, pp. 53-59
                                                                                12. The Truly Satisfying Life by Mark O. Hatfield, pp. 60-62
                                                                                13. This Is What They Said, pp. 63-64
                                                                                14. The China Clipper by Paul Brock, pp. 65-70
                                                                                15. Who Are the Metrocrats? by Jo Hindman, pp. 71-78
                                                                                16. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, p. 79
                                                                                17. Listen To This by Walter W. Stevens, pp. 80-84
                                                                                18. Honey---Nutritious Nostrum by Joann Oyaas, pp. 85-88
                                                                                19. Who Wants to Abolish the HUAC? by Herbert W. Stanley, pp. 89-92
                                                                                20. They Tamed the Wild Missouri by Alvin J. Remmenga, pp. 93-99
                                                                                21. Is There Free Speech?, pp. 100-102
                                                                                22. Facetiae, p. 103
                                                                                23. The Greatest Train Robbery by Allen L. Hearst, pp. 104-108
                                                                                24. Walter, The Adaptable Weasel by Helen Hoover, pp. 109-113
                                                                                25. Four Corners USA, p. 114
                                                                                26. Mercury Warned You, pp. 115-116
                                                                                27. A Kentucky Political Education by Jessie Irene Smith, pp. 117-122
                                                                                28. Don't Let Your Shoulder Freeze by Ruth Boyer Scott, pp. 123-126
                                                                                29. This Is Christianity, pp. 127-128
                                                                                30. You Can Do Something by Louise Horton, pp. 129-130
                                                                                31. Those Modern Eskimos by Irene Snider, pp. 131-135
                                                                                32. A Return to Common Sense in Education by Revilo P. Oliver, pp. 136-138
                                                                                33. The Organization Mother by Gene Birkeland, pp. 139-141
                                                                                34. [+]
                                                                                  Bookshelf, pp. 142-147 - 4 Reviews
                                                                                  1. The Affluent Society by John Kenneth Galbraith
                                                                                  2. Business Comes of Age by Karl Schriftgiesser
                                                                                  3. Smoking and Health by Alton Ochsner
                                                                                  4. Debunking History Books by Karr Shannon
                                                                                35. Mercury Forum, pp. 148-154
                                                                                36. January-June 1960 Index, pp. 155-162
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                                                                                July 1960 Issue = 34 Articles
                                                                                1. Mercury Memos, p. 2
                                                                                2. Birds of a Feather: Castro and Ulbricht by C.A. Willoughby, pp. 3-10
                                                                                3. Keeping America American by Politicus, pp. 11-20
                                                                                4. A Foreign Policy for Today by Charles Callan Tansill, pp. 21-38
                                                                                5. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 39-40
                                                                                6. Finance Capitalism and World War, pp. 41-48
                                                                                7. Sidewheeler Catastrophes! by F. Van Loon Ryder, pp. 49-57
                                                                                8. Education for an Age of Reason by Ruth Ann Walker, pp. 58-62
                                                                                9. Credit Racketeers by John Lines, pp. 63-64
                                                                                10. If You Buy On Credit by E. Van Keele, pp. 65-66
                                                                                11. The Gravy Train: 1860 by Melvin L. Hayes, pp. 67-72
                                                                                12. Another Big Red Lie?, pp. 73-89
                                                                                13. Postage Stamp Moon by Gene K. Shepherd, p. 90
                                                                                14. Red Plot Against Germany by Richard Roche, pp. 91-96
                                                                                15. Do You Know, pp. 97-98
                                                                                16. The Stars and Stripes by Alan A. Brown, pp. 99-100
                                                                                17. A Glorious Fourth by George B. Weaver, pp. 101-104
                                                                                18. This Is What They Said, pp. 105-106
                                                                                19. Fund for the Republic Going Broke by Jo Hindman, pp. 107-112
                                                                                20. Mercury Warned You, pp. 113-114
                                                                                21. A Dangerous Ruling by Herbert W. Stanley, pp. 115-117
                                                                                22. Four Corners U.S.A., p. 118
                                                                                23. Venezuela and Betancourt, pp. 119-120
                                                                                24. The Fire Ant by George Stromeyer, pp. 121-124
                                                                                25. Facetiae, p. 125
                                                                                26. The Synagogue of Satan by Willard H. Pope, pp. 126-128
                                                                                27. Uncertain Trumpets by Donald L. Jackson, pp. 129-136
                                                                                28. Jews Favored in Russia by Alvin Ross, pp. 137-139
                                                                                29. Straight Talk, pp. 140-142
                                                                                30. Your Health: The Amazing Sunflower, p. 143
                                                                                31. Our Republic by Frances B. Lucas, pp. 144-146
                                                                                32. Civil Rights of American Servicemen by Frank T. Bow, p. 147
                                                                                33. The Art of Not Producing by William H. Hull, pp. 148-152
                                                                                34. Mercury Forum, pp. 153-162
                                                                              8. [+]
                                                                                August 1960 Issue = 33 Articles
                                                                                1. Movies Are Redder Than Ever by John Benedict, pp. 3-23
                                                                                2. Let's Give America Back to the Schoolkids by Crystal K. Jackson, pp. 24-30
                                                                                3. Red Invasion of the Church by Rev. Kenneth Goff, pp. 31-33
                                                                                4. Khrushchev and the Flight to Sverdlovsk by C.A. Willoughby, pp. 34-43
                                                                                5. Christian Herter Must Resign by Charles J. Lewis, pp. 44-46
                                                                                6. Five Day Picnic by Maggie Culver Fry, pp. 47-50
                                                                                7. Our "Hard Luck" Presidents by A. Elizabeth Taylor, pp. 51-60
                                                                                8. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 61-62
                                                                                9. American Legion Letter, pp. 63-64
                                                                                10. Witchweed by Frank A. Montgomery, pp. 65-68
                                                                                11. Your Health: Insomnia?, pp. 69-70
                                                                                12. The Scrupulous Sculptress by Frank Cetin, pp. 71-78
                                                                                13. Thanks to Mr. Dewey's Decimals by Marion J. MacInnis, pp. 79-83
                                                                                14. Living Rooms Into Learning Rooms by Bernice Botnick, pp. 84-86
                                                                                15. MEP: A People-To-People Plan by A. Arutunoff, pp. 87-90
                                                                                16. "Very Strange Bedfellows" by Col. Victor J. Fox, pp. 91-93
                                                                                17. Mercury Warned You, pp. 94-95
                                                                                18. The Federal Reserve Board by Alvin Ross, pp. 96-102
                                                                                19. What Inflation Is by C.H. Douglas, p. 103
                                                                                20. The Children's Crusades: 1960, pp. 104-110
                                                                                21. The Balfour Declaration, pp. 111-114
                                                                                22. The Wolf Peach by Micajah Wren, pp. 115-118
                                                                                23. The Great Stone Facing by Waldo Carlton Wright, pp. 119-122
                                                                                24. South African Sideshow by Politicus, p. 123
                                                                                25. Typhoid Mary's Secret by M.F. King, pp. 124-128
                                                                                26. Your Psychosomatic Opportunity by Ruth Boyer Scott, pp. 129-134
                                                                                27. The Sobering Sixties by Marilyn R. Allen, pp. 135-136
                                                                                28. Dog's Best Friend by Henry N. Ferguson, p. 137
                                                                                29. The Shadows Before by Desmond O'Connor, pp. 138-142
                                                                                30. An Open Letter to Mr. John J. McCloy, pp. 143-144
                                                                                31. The Printed Record of the NCC by Billy J. Hargis, p. 145
                                                                                32. The Pastry War by Kenneth A. Stewart, pp. 146-148
                                                                                33. Religion and Status Quo, pp. 149-162
                                                                              9. [+]
                                                                                September 1960 Issue = 43 Articles
                                                                                1. Our Silent Partner Against Communism by Thomas M. Johnson, pp. 3-10
                                                                                2. Who'll Pay for Your College Education? by H. Stevenson, pp. 11-15
                                                                                3. A Footnote to the Air Force Manual by D. Hayes Murphy, pp. 16-19
                                                                                4. The Family Bible, p. 20
                                                                                5. California's Controversial Governor by Jo Hindman, pp. 21-26
                                                                                6. The Swastika vs. the Hammer and Sickle by Ida L. Darden, pp. 27-28
                                                                                7. The Money Changers, pp. 29-37
                                                                                8. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 38-40
                                                                                9. Magnetism! by Gaston Burridge, pp. 41-46
                                                                                10. Kelp: Abundant Sea Harvest by Novella Lawrence, pp. 47-48
                                                                                11. Betrayal of South Korea, pp. 49-56
                                                                                12. Cyrus Eaton "Honored" with Lenin Peace Prize by Pat Walsh, pp. 57-58
                                                                                13. Your Amazing Blood by O.A. Battista, pp. 59-62
                                                                                14. Mercury Warned you, pp. 63-64
                                                                                15. America's Youngest Teachers by Eleanor M. Marshall, pp. 65-67
                                                                                16. Congress Views UNESCO, p. 68
                                                                                17. Stop Pampering Sneak Intruders by Henry Stanley, pp. 69-76
                                                                                18. Hot Dog! by Harold Helfer, pp. 77-82
                                                                                19. American Mercury Salutes Helen Keller, pp. 83-85
                                                                                20. Sharing America's Abundance by J. Clifford Miller, p. 86
                                                                                21. It's Never Too Late by Amanda James, pp. 87-89
                                                                                22. Muscle In On Health by Major Manfred Pakas, pp. 90-92
                                                                                23. Freak Squeaks by Agnes M. Pharo, p. 93
                                                                                24. Why Kentucky Colonels? by Rick Krepela, p. 94
                                                                                25. Rothschilds and Rockefellers, Part III by Stephen Paulsen, pp. 95-99
                                                                                26. The St. Lawrence Has a New Look by Gloria Whorton, pp. 100-102
                                                                                27. Does Russia have the Earth's Stablest Currency?, pp. 103-106
                                                                                28. Communist Swastikas by Hilary Grey, pp. 107-108
                                                                                29. Executive Health, pp. 109-112
                                                                                30. America Keeps a 165-Year Old Promise by Alan A. Brown, pp. 113-116
                                                                                31. A Clue in the Missile Lag Mystery by Richard C. Bush, pp. 117-119
                                                                                32. Cigarette-Smoking: Major Cause of Lung Cancer, p. 120
                                                                                33. Survival in Learning by Clarence E. Flynn, pp. 121-124
                                                                                34. Death of a Church, p. 125
                                                                                35. Parental Function, p. 126
                                                                                36. Eichmann and the Bitter Harvest of Hate by John Lines, pp. 127-130
                                                                                37. Cowboy Talk by Duane Valentry, pp. 131-134
                                                                                38. Who Are Our Rulers? by Don Bell, pp. 135-140
                                                                                39. Lesson of Experience, pp. 141-143
                                                                                40. Your Health: Two Factors for Longer Life, p. 144
                                                                                41. Maine Becomes a State of Mind by F. Wallace Patch, pp. 145-148
                                                                                42. [+]
                                                                                  The Book Shelf, pp. 149-153 - 2 Reviews
                                                                                  1. A Treasury of Great American Speeches by Charles Hurd
                                                                                  2. The Poisons in Your Food by William F. Longgood
                                                                                43. The Mercury Forum, pp. 154-162
                                                                              10. [+]
                                                                                October 1960 Issue = 30 Articles
                                                                                1. Project TALENT: Federal Brain-Pcik by Jo Hindman, pp. 3-10
                                                                                2. A Treatise on Money by Wright Patman, pp. 11-14
                                                                                3. Confessions of a Counter-Spy by Tom Anderson, pp. 15-18
                                                                                4. New Prophets Mislead Negroes, pp. 19-28
                                                                                5. Scherer Defends HUAC, pp. 29-31
                                                                                6. Is There Intelligent Life on the Planets? by Mary Elsnan, pp. 32-45
                                                                                7. Does Your Vote Really Count? by E. Crenshaw, pp. 46-48
                                                                                8. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 49-50
                                                                                9. "Pravda" Means "Truth" by Robert A. Heinlein, pp. 51-62
                                                                                10. 1960: A Year for the Birds by Waldon Porterfield, pp. 63-65
                                                                                11. Is the Bankruptcy Act Bankrupt? by J.L. Bernstein, pp. 66-76
                                                                                12. Mercury Warned You, pp. 77-78
                                                                                13. Your Health: Hepatitis---Mystery Virus by O.A. Battista, pp. 79-82
                                                                                14. Oppose the National Council of Churches by August W. Brustat, pp. 83-86
                                                                                15. The Man Dempsey Didn't Kayo by Duane Valentry, pp. 87-89
                                                                                16. Lesson of Experience---II, pp. 90-92
                                                                                17. Communist Influence in the Baptist World Alliance by Carl McIntire, pp. 93-101
                                                                                18. Facetiae, p. 102
                                                                                19. The Animal That Never Grows Old by M.D. Bellomy, pp. 103-109
                                                                                20. The Scuttling of Seaman's Institute by Maggie Walsh, pp. 110-120
                                                                                21. This Is What They Said, pp. 121-122
                                                                                22. Leave the Lemur Alone! by Joseph H. Firman, pp. 123-125
                                                                                23. Four Corners U.S.A., p. 126
                                                                                24. Africa Is Being Bolshevized by Alvin Ross, pp. 127-134
                                                                                25. Do You Know?, pp. 135-136
                                                                                26. Patriotism---Once Revered, Now Smeared by Billy James Hargis, pp. 137-147
                                                                                27. I Gave Them the Facts! by Otho Hezekiah Amacher, pp. 148-150
                                                                                28. Enclosed Find Check, p. 151
                                                                                29. The Book Shelf, pp. 152-154
                                                                                30. Mercury Forum, pp. 155-162
                                                                              11. [+]
                                                                                November 1960 Issue = 34 Articles
                                                                                1. Was President Rhee a Dictator? by Vice Admiral A.E. Jarrell, pp. 3-17
                                                                                2. A Trojan Horse Enters the Election Race by Louise Horton, pp. 18-29
                                                                                3. What Is Congress's Conservative Voting Record?, pp. 30-31
                                                                                4. A Liberal for President by Rev. Dr. J.B. Carol, pp. 32-34
                                                                                5. The President's Oath and the Constitution by Lee Anderson, pp. 35-43
                                                                                6. Insanity: the Flexible Weapon by Jo Hindman, pp. 44-54
                                                                                7. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, p. 55
                                                                                8. Thousands Are Going Blind! by Milton O'Neal, pp. 56-57
                                                                                9. TV's Deadly Sins by Frank Bain, pp. 58-60
                                                                                10. Mercury Warned You, pp. 61-63
                                                                                11. Caravan to Cadillac by Helen Bergson, pp. 64-71
                                                                                12. Boer and Bantu in South Africa by Frank Volkmann, pp. 72-80
                                                                                13. Tiny Red Band Influences Ireland's Politics by Pat Walsh, pp. 81-85
                                                                                14. Lessons of Experience---III, pp. 86-88
                                                                                15. Facetiae, p. 89
                                                                                16. A Conflict of Interest?, p. 90
                                                                                17. November 11 by Edith Essig, p. 91
                                                                                18. Soviet Tentacles Grope On, pp. 92-96
                                                                                19. This Is What They Said, pp. 97-98
                                                                                20. World Battles Demonic Forces by Bishop Fulton J. Sheen, pp. 99-100
                                                                                21. The Great Earthquake of 1960 by L.M. Hasbrouck, pp. 101-106
                                                                                22. An American Patriot Speaks Out by Lt. Gen. P.A. Del Valle, pp. 107-110
                                                                                23. Four Corners U.S.A., p. 111
                                                                                24. Your Health: Emotions Affect Hearing, pp. 112-113
                                                                                25. How You Can Help Abolish the Income Tax, pp. 114-119
                                                                                26. Madras Potpoutri by William McCloskey, pp. 120-131
                                                                                27. Do You Know?, pp. 132-133
                                                                                28. Wayoutsville, U.S.A. by Lloyd Derrickson, pp. 134-136
                                                                                29. Autohyp by Edwin Von Boltz, pp. 137-141
                                                                                30. U.C. Administrative Financing by States, pp. 142-143
                                                                                31. Teenagers Capture a Town by F.A. Rockwell, pp. 144-148
                                                                                32. Era of Presidential Advisors by Franklin Hichborn, pp. 149-151
                                                                                33. [+]
                                                                                  The Book Shelf, pp. 152-156 - 3 Reviews
                                                                                  1. In Many Voices by Edward Hunter
                                                                                  2. American Might and Soviet Myth by Jameson G. Campaigne
                                                                                  3. Before Igor by Svetlana Gouzenko
                                                                                34. Mercury Forum, pp. 157-162
                                                                              12. [+]
                                                                                December 1960 Issue = 38 Articles
                                                                                1. Christmas in a Country Doctor's Home by Matilda Rose McLaren, pp. 3-11
                                                                                2. METRO vs. The American Individual by Jo Hindman, pp. 12-26
                                                                                3. A Proud and Soaring Thing by Elinor Richey, pp. 27-40
                                                                                4. Leo Tolstoy: A Remembrance by E. Demarest Peterson, pp. 41-47
                                                                                5. The Anatomy of Bureaucracy by Grey Leslie, pp. 48-55
                                                                                6. In the Mercury's Opinion by Russell Maguire, pp. 56-57
                                                                                7. The Smiths and Sirikanya by Lorinda Smith and Maggi Middleton, pp. 58-63
                                                                                8. The Delightful Keys by Frances C. Thompson, pp. 64-66
                                                                                9. Life with Stereo by Evelyn Swedlow, pp. 67-68
                                                                                10. Is Korea Ripe for Re-Invasion? by Jack Muhlenbeck, pp. 69-75
                                                                                11. Mercury Warned You, pp. 76-77
                                                                                12. Sequoia Johnny's Legacy by Ellis Lucia, pp. 78-80
                                                                                13. The Inner Harmony of the World by L.M. Hasbrouck, pp. 81-87
                                                                                14. Ohio's First Christmas Tree by James Scales, p. 88
                                                                                15. Pearl Harbor White Washed by A.K. Chesterton, p. 89
                                                                                16. Music You Can See by Edward Podolsky, pp. 90-94
                                                                                17. Facetiae, pp. 95-97
                                                                                18. Mr. Horny-Toad by Gerald Kincaid Street, pp. 98-100
                                                                                19. Saddle Up a Reindeer by Dana Stanton, p. 101
                                                                                20. This Is What They Said, pp. 102-103
                                                                                21. UN: Stepping Stone for International Communism, pp. 104-105
                                                                                22. What Patriotic Societies Must Do, pp. 106-107
                                                                                23. Our Last Chance by John Lines, pp. 108-113
                                                                                24. Beauvoir---The Beautiful View by Arthur S. Green, pp. 114-116
                                                                                25. Do You Know?, pp. 117-118
                                                                                26. Lesson of Experience---IV, pp. 119-120
                                                                                27. Jesus and the Money Changers by J.A. Lovell, D.D., pp. 121-123
                                                                                28. Does the N.C.C. Speak for You? by Tom Anderson, pp. 124-126
                                                                                29. U.S. Government and Press Brought Castro to Power, p. 127
                                                                                30. Do the Reds Speak Through the Methodist Church? by K.W. Ryker, pp. 128-133
                                                                                31. The Monroe Doctrine and the Right of Self-Defense by Charles Callan Tansill, pp. 134-136
                                                                                32. World Revolution by William Kullgren, p. 137
                                                                                33. Communism's Depraved Soul by Kenneth Goff, pp. 138-142
                                                                                34. Christmas by Major Manfred Pakas, p. 143
                                                                                35. Four Corners U.S.A., p. 144
                                                                                36. [+]
                                                                                  The Book Shelf, pp. 145-147 - 1 Review
                                                                                  1. Man, The Bridge Between Two Worlds by Franz E. Winkler
                                                                                37. Mercury Forum, pp. 148-155
                                                                                38. July-December 1960 Index, pp. 156-162