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[Interior view of newspaper delivery room showing man taking stack of newspapers from machine] / World-Telegram photo.

[Grantland Rice on tel/mic] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Paul Thompson.

[Billy Bitzer seated at movie projector] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

[Blair Niles, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Dr. Margaret Mead, half-length portrait, facing right, reading book] / World-Telegram photo by Edward Lynch.

[Crowd of depositors gather in the rain outside Bank of United States after its failure] / World-Telegram staff photo.

[John H. McCooey, flanked by Bill McKechnie and Max Carey, throws out first baseball of Brooklyn's 1932 season / by World-Telegram staff photographer.

Like modern town criers, policemen boom the news to depositors that bank is closed / by World-Telegram staff photographer.

[Female film industry workers carrying a large American flag as part of an National Recovery Administration parade, New York City] / World-Telegram staff photograph.

[Nicholas I. Vavilov, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing front] / World Telegram & Sun photo.

World War veterans leaving the Battery in a drizzling rain this morning for dollar-a-day jobs at government's reforestation camp at Fort Slocum / by World-Telegram staff photographer.

After Lindbergh told story to Bronx grand jury / World-Telegram staff photo.

Fulton Market celebrates big mackrel haul; weighing the catch at Fulton Market / World Telegram & Sun photo.

Anne and Charles Lindbergh on the witness stand / World-Telegram staff photo.

This picture, made just before court opened today, shows how the room looks to Justice Thomas W. Trenchard. Identified are: Charles A. Lindbergh (A), Colonel H. Norman Schwarzkopf (B), Edward J. Reilly (C) in friendly conversation with Attorney General David T. Wilentz (D), Egbert Rosecrans (E), Floyd Fisher (F) and Bruno Richard Hauptmann (G) / World-Telegram staff photo.

[Grange & Zeller tackle] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Alan Fisher.

House owned by Mrs. Edward Cooney at Rita Place, Copeague, L. I. / World-Telegram photo.

[Joe Louis looks for an opening during boxing match with Max Schmeling] / World-Telegram staff photo.

[Floretta McCutcheon demonstrates the proper way to hold a bowling ball as eager students look on] / World Telegram & Sun photo.

[Mrs. Rose Covarrubias, half-length portrait, with camera] / World-Telegram staff photo.

[Dr. Edward Barsky, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated at a table, facing front] / World Telegram & Sun photo by World-Telegram Staff Photographer.

[Abraham Cahan, half-length portrait, looking down at printed material on desk] / World Telegram & Sun photo.

[Ruth Benedict, half-length portrait, seated, facing front] / World-Telegram photo.

[German American Bund parade in New York City on East 86th St. Oct. 30, 1939] / World-Telegram photo.

[Painting "War" by Sakari Suzuki, exhibited at the American Artists Congress, 1937] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Alan Fisher.

[Tom Yawkey, full-length portrait, facing left, seated on a bench with his first wife, Elise Sparrow Yawkey] / World-Telegram photo by Wm. C. Greene.

[Locomotive and a watertower at the Erie Railroad yards, Jersey City, N.J.] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al. Aumuller

Buck Steo weighs fresh load of mackerel at Fulton Fish Market / World Telegram & Sun photo by F. Palumbo.

[Janet MacRorie, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated, facing front] / photo by World-Telegram.

[Walt Disney shakes hands with Robert Taylor, three-quarter length portraits] / World-Telegram photo by Alan Fisher.

[Max Schmeling, half-length portrait, standing, wearing boxing trunks and gloves, facing right] / World-Telegram photo by Wm. C. Greene.

[Vendor at the First Avenue Market slicing cheese for a customer] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Wm. F. Warnecke.

[Louis "Lepke" Buchalter handcuffed to guard, getting into van] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Rita Phillips, majorette] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Wm. C. Greene.

[Fishing boats unloading the day's catch at the Fulton Fish Market] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

Jimmie Liebl, salesman, shouts code message to bookkeeper in back after a sale of lobsters is made (Eastern Commission Co.) / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

Sponsor of Battery Bridge / World Telegram & Sun photo by C.M. Spieglitz.

L. to R. top, Werner & Rupbert, Dr. Franz Wasner extreme left, then Johanna, Martina, Mr. & Mrs. von Trapp, Johannes, Hedwig, Maria, bottom, Agatha, Rosemarie & Elinor / World-Telegram photo, photo by Edward Lynch.

[Mr. & Mrs. Samuel Morison with John W. McElroy (left) half-length portrait holding Harvard-Columbus Expedition pennant] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

[Exterior view of the Fulton Fish Market showing decorative brick and stone work] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

[Joe Jackson, full-length portrait, facing front, seated beneath tree in half-barrel] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Renovations on Washington Market, New York City] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Left to right Gene Buck, Victor Herbert, John Philip Sousa, Harry B. Smith, Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, George W. Meyer, Irving Bibo, and Otto Harbach, full-length portrait, facing front] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

Mayor La Guardia speaks over WNYC on Grade A milk from Budget Room / World-Telegram photo by Fred Palumbo.

[Architectural drawing of the new Washington Market] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Vast crowd of trucks and horse-drawn carts at the Wallabout Market, Brooklyn, N.Y.] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Left to right: Adam Gimbel, Frederic Gimbel, and Bernard Gimbel looking at Della Robbia statue of Madonna and Child, from the art collection of William R. Hearst] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

[Barney Josephson, full-length portrait, standing next to a modern painting] / World Telegram & Sun photo by C.M. Stieglitz.

Mrs. James Narbone, her daughter, Gloria, and her son, Salvatore, as they were checked in today at the first unit of the new Vladeck City Houses / World-Telegram photo by Ravenna.

[ Martha Graham photograph in New York World-Telegram, Jan 18, 1941]

[Mrs. Sally Benson, head-and-shoulders portrait, seated facing right] / World-Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Interior view showing empty beds of tuberculosis ward] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Women and two boys dressed in traditional Greek costumes and burros carrying baskets of flowers on their backs, posed on a New York City street as part of a fund raising drive for the Greek Emergency Fund] / World Telegram & Sun photo by C. M. Stieglitz.

[Man and woman in traditional Greek costumes pulling a burro with flower packs on its back into the Ritz Carlton Hotel, New York City, as part of a fund raising activity for the Greek Emergency Fund] / World Telegram & Sun photo by C. M. Stieglitz.

Margaret Mitchell all set to launch cruiser after long training as Red Cross launchee / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

Harry L. Hopkins as he left for England vis Lisbon today / World-Telegram photo by Palumbo.

[Robert Frost, half-length portrait, facing front, looking down, reading] / World-Telegram photo by F. Palumbo.

Landon Thorne, Wendell Wilkie [sic] and John Cowles / World-Telegram photo by Al. Ravenna.

[Robert Frost, half-length portrait, seated, facing left] / World-Telegram photo by F. Palumbo.

[Vivien Kellems, half-length portrait, seated at desk, facing right, holding a Kellems Grip] / World-Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Men milling around street across from the Brooklyn Navy Yard during an electrical workers strike; in background is a picket line] / World-Telegram photo by Al Ravenna.

[Mrs. Alois Hitler, half-length portrait, seated at table offering British war relief information, facing front; similiar posters on wall behind her] / World-Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

[Paul Green, half-length portrait, seated, facing right] / World Telegram & Sun photo by F. Palumbo.

[David O. Selznick, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing right] / World-Telegram photo by Edward Lynch.

Chinese AWVS unit shows that Jap fighting spirit They cover Chinatown for the war effort: Back row, Mrs. Florence Wong, Mrs. Helen Chan, Mrs. Lily Chu; center: Mrs. Elizabeth Ong, Mrs. Bik Lee; front: Mrs. Josephine Hong, chairman of all the AWVS Chinese unit World Telegram & Sun photo by Ravenna

[Portrait of Dorothy Draper, seated, facing front] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

[Dr. Dorothy Nyswander, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front] / World-Telegram photo by Edward Lynch.

[Col. Oveta Culp Hobby (right) talks with Auxiliary Margaret Peterson and Capt. Elizabeth Gilbert at Mitchel Field] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Joseph Apicella (left) and Ralph Apicella (right) with baskets of mussels at the Fulton Fish Market] / World Telegram & Sun photo by F. Palumbo.

Capt. William Dennis, of Port Monmouth, N.J., unloads fish from his freight boat Edith at Fulton Fish Market / World Telegram & Sun photo by F. Palumbo.

[Maxwell Perkins, half-length portrait, seated at desk, facing slightly right] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Ravenna.

[Ellery Queen (left) and James Yaffe, half-length portrait, turned toward each other in conversation] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Female fans eagerly waiting to see Frank Sinatra] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Edward Lynch.

Orders being loaded at Teddy's, Fulton Fish [Market] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

Architectural stylist looks to tomorrow / World Telegram & Sun photograph by C.M. Stieglitz.

[Kay Boyle, head-and-shoulders portrait, turned to the left, full face] / World-Telegram Photo by Al Ravenna.

A Yank in Versailles / World Telegram & Sun photo by Bert Brandt.

Troops of the 20th Armored Division and units of the 9th Army whoop it up between raindrops as the SS John Ericsson nears Pier 84, North River / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Ravenna.

[Delivery trucks jamming West 37th Street, looking west from 7th Avenue, New York City] / World-Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

Tyler Kent (second from right) at customs examination / World-Telegram photo by Al Ravenna.

The sidewalks of lower Broadway are jammed as the Wainwright motorcade goes north toward City Hall / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Crowd of people, many waving, in Times Square on V-J Day at time of announcement of the Japanese surrender in 1945] / World-Telegram photo by Dick DeMarsico.

[Now vacant Robbin's Reef or Kate's Light sitting majestically in New Jersey waters in New York harbor] / World-Telegram photo by Dick De Marsico.

[Aerial view of New York City] / World Telegram & Sun photo by F. Palumbo.

[Theodore Roosevelt sat here!] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Ravenna.

[Members of the 82nd Airborne Division marching in a parade in New York City] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[U.S. Army's 82nd Airborne Division parade in New York City] / World-Telegram photo by Al Ravenna.

[Long lines of trucks being loaded with produce at Washington Market, New York City] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Ravenna.

Crowd at Nathan's from corner - horizontal / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

They all want to stay well / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Ravenna.

Harlem / World Telegram & Sun photo by Dick DeMarsica.

[Women taking the qualifying exam for the New York City police force] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Dick De Marsico.

Hungry "hoard" inside Nathan's / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

James Weldon Johnson Houses covers from 112 to 115 St. - Park to 3rd Ave. looking south east across area / World-Telegram photo by Al. Aumuller.

Group [of Puerto Rican children] in C class / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Dr. Otto Bettmann, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, holding pictures] / World-Telegram photo by Al Aumuller.

Looking east on 110th St. from Park Ave. / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Aumuller.

[Man selling nuts from his pushcart, New York City] / World Telegram & Sun photo by Fred Palumbo.

[Woman with chest & stomach on mat, head up and hands behind her back holding her feet] / World-Telegram & Sun photo by Phyllis Twatchman.

'J. Peters' faces committee / World Telegram & Sun photo by Al Ravenna.

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