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International: From Yalta to Paris

As long as men have fought wars, victors have exacted payment of indemnities from the vanquished. But systematic dismantling of factories as reparations came as...

Music: Prodigy in Paris

Until 18 months ago, bright-eyed Pierino Gamba seemed like an ordinary Roman boy of eight who had taken a few piano lessons. He hated to wash and he liked to...

Art: Paris in the Spring

May was chasing April out of Paris' sidewalk cafés last week. And to certify, for the 15 8th year, that spring had really arrived, the Salon opened in Paris'...

The Theater: Hamlet in Paris

Traditionally, Hamlet has never fared very happily in France. Though many a good French writer has tried to translate that least Gallic of poems, the first to...

Art: Machine Age, Paris Style

In World War I, a young French stretcher-bearer got to thinking about life and art. People who wage war, he reasoned, are messy inside and out, but the...

Foreign News: Iphigenia in Paris

The French were feeling hurt, angry, resentful, frustrated, defensive, defense less, irritable, bellicose, mean, tearful and lonely. Above all. lonely. General...

Music: American in Paris

Many a talented young U.S. singer longs to sing opera in Paris, but Edis de Philippe is the only one in this year's crop who had the bravura and the bravado to...

FRANCE: Home to Paris

Two planes, bound on fateful missions, went opposite ways in Europe's troubled air last week. One plane was carrying General Charles de Gaulle to Moscow. The...

CONFERENCES: Paris, 27 Years Later

Long before sunrise, the people of Paris started their pilgrimage. By daybreak, they had become a solid grey mass covering the Champs Elysées and the Place de...

Foreign News: Paris, 1944

A sharp and lurid picture of wartime Paris—a city dancing with false gaiety on a rumbling volcano—reached the U.S. last week. It came from the New York Times'...

Music: Paris Sparrow

Like everything else in Paris, the Club des Cinq, at the foot of Montmartre, was down at heel. The decor—very modern&#151was shabby; the champagne—very...

The Theater: Paris in the Spring

Not since long before the war had Paris had so brisk and booming a theater season. Fifty-two legitimate plays, most of them sellouts, were nightly on the boards,...

The Press: Return to Paris

There was a great, nostalgic stirring in Paris last week as veteran bureau men of the U.S. press moved happily back into their old offices. Some doubt...

Art: Americans in Paris

G.I.s visiting Paris want to see the Eiffel Tower, the Folies Bergere, and Pablo Picasso. Their interest in art gen erally and Picasso in particular has...

FRANCE: The Pigeons of Paris

Recent effects of the Nazi occupation of the world's most civilized city were reported in a letter from Paris published last week in the Nation. Excerpts: ". ...

Art: Autumn in Paris

The art of designing beautiful clothes for women is no longer exclusive with a dozen dressmakers in Paris. During the past year U. S. designers have been well...

Art: English in Paris

So culturally self-sufficient are the French that important exhibitions of foreign art are rare in Paris. Rare in particular are shows of English art, toward...

Sport: Paris Derby

At 5 o'clock one morning last week a bomb burst over Seattle's water front. By the dawn's early light, rowboats scurried into Elliott Bay. Some anchored. Others...

Music: Rockettes to Paris

Four times a day for six days (five on Saturdays), a vast, synthetic sunburst explodes in the auditorium of Manhattan's Radio City Music Hall, world's biggest...