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JULY 19, 1993 VOL. 142 NO. 3

PUBLISHER'S LETTER 4

LETTERS 8

THE WEEK 13

MILESTONES 21

44

COVER: The Battle for Jessica

Two sets of parents fought for years over who would get the baby; but in custody battles, should children really be treated as property?

22

NATURE: Why Is the Weather So Weird?

Here a flood, there a drought. Something strange is going on.

26

THE SUMMIT: A Triumph in Tokyo

Clinton gets his way, mostly, on trade and Russian aid

29

ABORTION: The Seven-City Campaign

Abortion foes launch a massive assault on clinics

30

POLITICS: Busting the Baby Boomers

Twentysomething activists issue their own manifesto

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