Front Cover Space Race in TIME. With the USSR being the first to launch and send signals from a satellite in space. The space race began for the first human to go land on the moon and come back. The 2 leaders of the space race were the USSR and the US.
World War I Poster: The Navy Needs You! Don't Read American History - Make it! U S Navy Recruiting Station The artist / illustrator of this poster was the noted artist, James Montgomery Flagg who was also famed for his "Uncle Sam" illustrations.
The Soviets blockaded Berlin by cutting off all means of transport to the city. The US overcame this blockade by airlifting supplies. Thus causing the Soviet leader to have respect for Truman and his witty thinking.