London The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 January - April

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 01
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 01
Vol. 4 No. 51 - Saturday, January 1, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... U.S. Air Fleet Hits Occupied Countries - All-Day Offensive Follows Record Blow At Targets in Reich - Munitions Posts in France Main Targets; Over 1,700 American Planes Used In Greatest Mission Thursday ..... '43 Turns U.S. Air Theory Into Fact ..... Zhitomir Falls, Russians Crash Ahead - Wedge Driven Deep Toward Bug River; Vitebsk Cut Off ..... 'Twas the Night Before 1944, And in ETO Nothing Stirred ..... Marines Shatter Jap Defenses to Seize Airfields - Yanks Win First Round Of New Britain Battle By Big Assault ..... N.Y. Is Laying Out 30 Million Dollars To Get a Hangover ..... Board Is Set Up to Probe Medical Standards in Draft ..... Crystal - Gazing Into 1944 ..... 1943 Saw Air Theories Of U.S. Become Facts Cold Tonnage Data Bears Up Faith In Day Bombing ..... RAF Dropped 4 Times its '42 Tonnage in '43 ..... Eighth Reported Shelling Pescara On the Adriatic - Fighting Flares Up on Both Fronts; Planes Hit Behind Lines ..... 'This Is Army' Film Is Shown ..... U.S. '43 Spending Beats 150 Previous Years' Total ..... Play-by-Play of Bowl Games May Be Broadcast by AFN ..... 'Fall Guy' Lands Some Fall Guys - 'Paratrooper's' Hoax Nets $20, Makes City Feel Like 2 Cents ..... Railroad Unions And Army in Tift On Strike Issue - Walkout Only Postponed, Says Capital; Men Attack Termination of Parleys ..... Mayor of Berlin Concedes His City's Now a Shambles ..... USAAF Pilots Assigned To Fly RAF Beaufighters ..... Transport in New Mexico Again Crippled by Snows ..... British Captain Awarded American Silver Star ..... Esquire Banned From Mails; It's, Not Educational

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 03
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 03
Vol. 4 No. 52 - Monday, January 3, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Soviets 21 Miles From Poland; Drive Threatens Rail Line Vital To Entire Nazi Front in South - Germany's Defenses Crumbling Over Vast Sector ..... Berlin Is Hit As '44 Aerial Blows Begin - German Capital Gets Ninth Heavy Pounding; France Is Hammered Anew ..... Spaatz Is Here; Rumor Is Rife On Eisenhower - He May Have Left Africa; Madrid Sees Gibraltar As HQ for Invasion ..... Fort ( B17E ) on First U.S. Raid Still Doing a Job in ETO ..... 74,000 Tons Dropped By Mediterranean Force ..... New Bougainville Airfield Only 850 Miles from Truk ..... January to See Completion Of U.S. Two-Ocean Navy ..... S & S Reporter on a Berlin Raid Tells; How Britain Is Paying Off an Old Debt / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Canadians Edge Ahead as Storms Grip Entire Line - 8th Army Nears Pescara: U.S. Navy in Daring Foray off Genoa ..... Marines Get Set For Jungle Trek - All Cape Gloucester Japs Dead as Seebees Rush Airport Repairs ..... Italian Aliens in the States Soon May Face Draft Call ..... 150,000 People in Gomel In '40 - Not One Left Today ..... A Blessed Event Saves AWOL WAC in Italy ..... Reich Economy At Its Limit Now - Can't Be Expanded to Meet Demands of a New Front, U.S. Agency Declares ..... First Negro Paratroopers Will Be Organized in U.S. ..... Nazis Execute 9 Belgians For Aiding Allied Airmen ..... 70% of Reich's Fighters Facing Eighth Air Force - Eaker Tells U.S. by Radio That 1943 Vindicated Precision Bombing ..... Plants in States Deliver 86,000 Aircraft in Year - Giant Industrial Machine Approaches Peak Output In Record-Breaking '43 ..... U.S. to Get Fewer Tires And Less Gasoline in '44 ..... War Puts 375 G-Men to Work Unraveling Mysteries of Codes ..... Important Assignment Due For Marine Gen. Holcomb ..... Secret Weapons Of Allies, Axis Are Described - 'Magic Eye' Aids Planes In Fog; Glider-Bomb of Nazis Is Neutralized ..... Yanks to Study At Cambridge - The First of Six One-Week Courses to Begin Jan. 17 For U.S. Soldiers ..... 14 Camp Shows On ETO Circuit - Two New Ones Keep List At Peak; Schedule for Week Is Offered ..... Orphans' Fund Nears 40,000 - 367 Is Sent by an Infantry Outfit; New Sponsoring Units Are Listed ..... 8th Air Force's Exhibit to Open ..... Composer ( Irving Berlin ) Fetes Dancer ( Capt. Henry W. Dick ) Injured in Fort ..... Japanese Prefer DeathAnd Japanese Get It, One Way or Another

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 04
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 04
Vol. 4 No. 53 - Tuesday, January 4, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Berlin in Flames; Evacuation Rumored - 1,000 Tons of Bombs Showered on Capital In Tenth Mass Attack - 50 Trains Each Day To Speed Exodus, Madrid Hears ..... Barrier to Polish Border Falls - Reds 10 Miles From Line In New Push - Vital Rail Junction Seized; Nazi Flight or Collapse In Dnieper Bend Seen ..... Yanks By-Pass Japs, Seize Base - 6th Army Takes Saidor, New Guinea, to Cut Foe's Supply Line ..... Pescara Drive Slow and Hard - Canadians Gaining Despite Bitter Fighting; Weather Quiets Other Fronts ..... U.S. Destroyer Blows Up Near Sandy Hook, N.J. ..... Arnold Warns Blitz of Japan Will Be Neither Easy Nor Soon ..... Stockholm Reports Allies Land on Jugoslav Coast ..... Italy Where Japs ( 442nd ) Fight Germans Yanks in Miniature Proving Hefty in Combat Stature ..... 'Old Timers' Overseas Demand Some Kind of Ribbon to Prove It / By Hal Boyle ..... Yankee Ingenuity Finds Ways To Jazz Up Pre-Payday Blues - Ordnance Men Forestall Bankruptcy at Month's End By Making Lighters, Planes, Emblems, Etc.; Holding Raffles, Even Shooting Emblems ..... Air Blows Soon For Burma Japs - U.S. Air Chief Declares Foe Practically Forced To Quit Rangoon ..... Londoners See What It Takes To Plaster Reich in Daylight ..... Reno Mill Sets Record in 1943 -5,884 Divorces - And for 1st Time in Years, Courts Refuse a Decree In Single Instance ..... Leap from Crippled Fortress Proves Fatal for 5 Airmen .....

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 05
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 05
Vol. 4 No. 54 - Wednesday, January 5, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Nazi Front Caves In, Reds Enter Poland - Line Yields To Cossacks West of Kiev - Soviets Over Border First Time Since June of 1941; Enemy in Utter Rout ..... Northwest Reich Blasted Through Clouds by New 'Magic Eye' Technique - Marauders Pound Targets Along the Invasion Coast ..... 15th Forts Hit Bearing Plant - Italy Factory First Target By Twining's Command; Land Battle Quiet ..... Blackened Skies Over Reich FDR Pledge Becoming a Fact ..... Blitz Firemen's Methods Save U.S. Motor Pool ..... 30 Indicted as Having Plotted With Reich to Seize U.S. Reins ..... Single Liberty Ship Gets 6 Nazi Planes on Voyage ..... Siberian Islands Hit by U.S. Bombers ..... Gen. Sultan Is Appointed To Southeast Asia Post ..... Fliers Ditched in Drink Goldfish Club Eligibles ..... Tiny Atlantic Islet Called Key To Success of Air Transport ( Ascension ) ..... Carrier - Planes Set 2 Cruisers Afire at Kavieng - 31 Jap Fighters Shot Down In Pacific Air Raids; Rabaul Bombed ..... Navy Orders 20 More Mars Flying Boats ..... Deadly RAF Target-Locating Device Has Nazis Bewildered ..... Shipping Adequate To Supply The Invasion, Adm. Land Says - 1943 Construction Quotas Far Exceeded; Liberty Ship Report Due ..... Too Dull in States, So Retired Gunner Is Back in Combat

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 06
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 06
Vol. 4 No. 55 - Thursday, January 6, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Drive to Spring Dnieper Bend Trap - Vatutin Cuts South; Half of Berdichev Is Seized by Russians - Germans Admit Giving Up Key Hedgehog Bastion; Nazis Are Beaten Back in First Counter-Attack in Poland ..... Schweinfurt Raid Aided Them in East, Reds Say ..... U. S. Heavies Hit France, Reich - Two French Airfields Get Hammering - Kiel Is Blasted 2nd Straight Day by Forts, Libs; 3,000 Planes Out Tuesday ..... Nazis Bombed by New 'Magic Feet' Technique ..... Anybody Wearing the Bronx Ribbon? The Story's Out - New York City Bombed Once - by U.S. Plane! / By Sgt. James G. Swarts ..... B17s Jolt Rail Line Near Sofia - Two Other Balkan Bases Blasted as 8th Army Gains on Adriatic ..... Travelers Deny Bulgarian Coup - Boshilov Grip Admittedly Shaky, However; German Control Is Extended ..... Showdown Due In New Britain - Men, Supplies Pour Ashore While Planes Hammer Rabaul Airdromes ..... Lt. Gen. Leese Takes Over Command of Eighth Army ..... ' Help the Reds,' Poles Are Told ..... What Is the Japanese Defense Plan? - They Believe Visions Of Heavy Losses Will Deter U.S. ..... Heroism in a Fortress--a Story With Countless Untold Rivals / By 2/Lt. Francis G. Lauro ..... Destroyer Is Sunk in Atlantic; Sandy Hook Victim Identified - Cause of Costly Explosion Still Undetermined; No Death Figures Given ..... Too Much Cognac - Fort Hangover Acquired a Pip In a Big New Year's Eve Fling ( B-17 named Hangover ) ..... Combat Fliers To Be Guests at Rainbow Fete - Happy Warrior Club Plans Second Meeting;Week's Highlights Listed ............. Feature Section ..... 'Let There Be Light' - The RAF is making Germany pay a heavy price for the Luftwaffe's failure to capitalize on a good idea, and the Pathfinders have raised the Ante / By Tom Bernard ..... Thunderbolt Misses His Master's Voice / By Sgt. Duke Apodaca ..... Classroom for the 'Experts' - The USAAF's Ground School program prepares Bomber Crews for 'Postgraduate' work in the Flack-filled Skies over Hitler's European Fortress / By Earl Mazo ..... The Kind Invasion / By Hector Bolitho ..... Stars and Stripes Fiction Story - War Correspondent / By Lt. James F. Cooper ..... Here's Your Combat Crew: A pen portrait of the men who risk their lives for victory--and posterity ..... Highlights of Army Talks - British Democracy-with-a-King closely akin to American Political System, says Eminent Cambridge Professor in Current Discussion

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 07
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 07
Vol. 4 No. 56 - Friday, January 7, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Lucky Accident Results in Smashing Of Vital Nazi Factory by 'Lost' Forts - Fliers Spot Secret Plant Through a Cloud Break ( Bauer und Schaurte Werke ) ..... George Raft Over the Hill in Britain - Star and 2 Blondes Might Be in the Wrong Theater ( George Raft, June Clyde and Louise Allbritton ) / By Arthur W. White ..... Reds Sweep Foe Back on 700-Mile Line - Nazi Propagandists Sing A Dirge of Pessimistic Forecasts for Future ..... U.S. Built 65 Carriers in '43 ..... States in Drive For Troop Vote - Many Legislatures Being Assembled; Action in Nebraska Thwarted ..... Nazis in Battle, Reds Say, After but 8-Week Training ..... Nazis Claim Sea Victory Off the Coast of Cornwall ..... Rocket Guns? - An Allied Dream, Berlin Hints; Swiss Writer Debunks Idea ..... U.S. to Produce Propless Planes - Jet-Propelled Fighter Ships Have Successfully Passed Experimental Tests ..... Bombers Hail Fighter Escorts On Raids All Over NW Europe ..... Marshall Islands Are They The Next Pacific Hot Spot? ..... U.S. Units Seize Half of Vittore in New Italy Drive - Nazis Wage a Fierce Fight For Town; Fifth Army Gains on 10-Mile Front ..... Army and Navy Musical To Be Given at Falmouth ..... ( Donald ) Nelson Reported Waiting OK On Vast Reconversion Plan ..... Marines, Army Push Eastward In New Britain - New Landing Near Arawe Meets Strong Jap Resistance ..... Lend Lease Now Totals 18 Billions, FDR Reveals

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 08
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 08
Vol. 4 No. 57 - Saturday, January 8, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Forts, Libs Blast Reich In Southwest - Marauders Pound French Coast Again; Fighters Go Along With Bombers ..... Reds 15 Miles From Bug River; Gaping Holes Torn in Nazi Line; Town 26 Miles in Poland Is Seized - 10 Enemy Divisions In Imminent Peril Of Encirclement ..... Plane Space for Mail Doubled To Speed Up ETO's Letters / By Arthur W. White ..... Unconfirmed Report Says Allies Have Landed on Jugoslav Coast ..... Jet Plane to Deal Blows to Nippon - Lifting Power of Propless Ships Will Be Priceless To Navy, Airman Says ..... 600 Japs Slain In New Britain - 3 Heavy Counter-Attacks Repelled by Marines In Fierce Battles ..... O'Shaughnessy Wins the Gold Shillalagh - First B26 Ends 50 Missions; Mechanic Was Only Casualty ( B-26 Mild and Bitter ) ..... Fort Hero Vandevanter Named Full Colonel at 26 ..... Burma Road: Now for Planes Only Curtain on Amazing Expansion of Giant Airline Is Lifted / By Martin Moore ..... Enemy Lifeline To San Vittore Is Cut by Yanks - Besieged Italian Town Is Expected to Fall Soon, But Fighting Is Bitter ..... U.S. Show Gets Irish All Het Up ( This is the Army ) ..... Army Engineers Acclaim M'Arthur Lock at the Soo ..... Simplified Plan to Permit Troop Vote Is Proposed ..... AFL Shuns World Union Meet Because of Russians' Presence ..... New 'Audience' Show to Make Its Debut Over AFN Sunday

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 10
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 10
Vol. 4 No. 58 - Monday, January 10, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Nazi Position Critical in Dnieper Bend - Kirovograd Seized, Russians Smash On For Vital Rail Lines - Threaten to Split German Armies in Two In Ukraine; New Drive On West of Gomel; Reds 5 Miles From Sarny ..... Reich Gas Center Is 'Wiped Out' - Neutrals Cite Effect Of Big U.S. Blow At Ludwigshafen ..... Carrier-Borne U.S. Bombers Bag 21 of 27 U-Boats Sunk ..... New Army Night Fighter Is the P61 Black Widow ..... Nazis Give Way Again Before 5th - Allies Seize Giusta, Open 3-Mile Breach in Front Guarding Cassino ..... Knox Says Japs' Navy Not Afraid - Enemy Fleet Only Waiting Chance When Odds Are Against the U.S. ..... Another 1,000 Japs Are Slain In New Britain - Marines Push On 2 Miles To Gain Vital Ground in Fierce Pacific Battle ..... 5th Air Force Is Using Old Bl7s as Fighter-Transports ..... 100,000 German Prisoners In U.S: But Only 377 Japs ..... Invasion of Europe May See Jet Planes in Action Seversky ..... 'INVASION CHATTER' - Tale of Landing In Jugoslavia Is Laid to Berlin - Merely a Constant Flow Of Help, Allies Say; Nazis Full of Jitters Talk ..... Berlin Claims Scharnhorst Raided Big Troop Convoy ..... Dewey Gaming In GOP Favor - Gallup Poll Shows He Has 37 Pct. of Party's Voters Behind Him in East ..... New Drug Gramacidin - Is Said to Rival Penicillin ..... New Reich Alert System Will Tell Size of Raids ..... Seeing That We Outdrive Hitler - Bobby Jones Is in ETO, Helping To Fashion a New Grand Slam ..... Price-Control Plea To FDR Nets Ann, Just Ten, a Puppy ..... Col. Hobby Reaches ETO To Inspect WAC Stations ..... The Waters Part, and What Should Appear but a Jeep ..... 'Exposure Suit' Protects Airmen Forced to 'Ditch' ..... Georgia Bans the Poll Tax For Troops to Allow Vote ..... 'Scottsboro' Negroes Paroled ..... 13 USO Shows Touring ETO - 17 Now Available, a New Record, but 4 Are Resting; Week's Schedule Listed ..... RAF's Slessor Is Named Gen. Eaker's Chief Deputy ..... New Glider Can Carry 30 Soldiers, One Jeep ..... Gunner's Turret Plexi-Glass Smashed Twice in Same Day ( S/Sgt. Martin R. Griffin of B-26 'Hell's Angels' ) ..... Truman Group Assails Alaskan Oil Deal by U.S. - Senators Condemn Army For Demanding that Big Project Be Completed ..... Florida Resorts Are Overflowing - Vacationers Find Haven In State; Business Best Since '29 ..... Thieves Quick to Unload Some Hot Loot Radium ..... Hold Conventions In Chicago ODT Asks Both Parties ..... Rules a Woman May Quit Early to Powder Her Nose ..... Mrs. Herbert Hoover Dies Of Heart Ailment in N.Y. ..... Yank Experts Beat Nazis on New Weapons - Technicians Insist Allies' Arms Outdate Much of German Equipment ..... American Hebrew Magazine Gives Irving Berlin Its '43 Medal ..... Prisoners Work to Insure Philadelphia Water Supply ..... Orphans' Fund Passes 40,000 Pounds - Technician Group Sends 230 Pounds for Two Children; Now Sponsors Nine ..... Threw Sgt. Into Mudhole; He May Get a Medal for It ( T/Sgt. Edward W. Kynowski and T/Sgt. Ogden B. Richardson ) ..... Father Establishes Annual Air Award In Honor of 2 Sons ( Frank G. Brewer Sr. ) ..... Plenty of Life in the Dead Letter Office - Addresses Snafu, They Find Needles in That APO Haystack ..... Out-of-London ARC Clubs List Week's Events - Dancing Classes Gaining In Favor; Two USO Shows to Appear ..... Lamour Will Sell Bonds, Male Distraction or Not ..... Soviet Drive Electrifies the World Berlin Admits War Hinges on Result of Present Battles ..... Predicts Weak Nazi Foundation May Collapse on Day of Invasion

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 11
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 11
Vol. 4 No. 59 - Wednesday, January 11, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Report Manstein Fired in Russia - Stockholm Hears Hitler Ousted Marshal as His 'Goat' in Russia; Red Units Reach Sarny in Poland - Two Soviet Armies Near Link-Up in Dnieper Bend ..... Rush Barges For Invasion, Navy Pleads - Need for 45,000 More Is Cited; Smith Is Named Eisenhower Chief Aide ..... U.S. Now Has 3 Airfields Within 300 Mi. of Rabaul ..... Heavy Damage To Kiel Is Bared By Photographs - Week's Assaults by U.S. Planes Strew Ruin on Important Targets ..... 17 Percent of Berlin Razed, Study of Photos Shows ..... ETO Officer Up for Re-Election As a Louisiana State Senator ( William J. Todd ) ..... Mustering-Out Pay Bill Is Up - Various Proposals Before House, Including Senate Plan, Legion Program ..... Captain, General Given Awards for Part in 2 Air Raids - Capt. Raymond E. Brooks and Brig. Gen. Robert F. Travis ..... At San Vittore: a Story Of 'Kamerad' and Heroes / By Homer Bigart ..... Japs End Suicide Blows on Yanks In New Britain - Tanks, Artillery Reinforce Marines Pushing East Of Cape Gloucester ..... Planes Make 18th Raid On Jap Marshall Base ..... WACs Love It Overseas, Says the Boss - Col. Hobby Insists Even OCS at Home Is No Attraction ..... 'Lost Battalion' of Americans In the ETO Really Finds Itself / By Tom Hoge ..... Devers in New Post; Lauds Men of ETO in Farewell Note ..... Sofia Pounded In Fortress Raid - Italian-Based Planes Again Hit Balkans; Pola Blasted At Top of Adriatic ..... Expert Wants A Public-Works Jobs Program - Declares Work Must Be Provided for Millions in Transitional Period

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 12
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 12
Vol. 4 No. 60 - Wednesday, January 12, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... FDR Asks Manpower Draft for War Jobs - Would Ban Strikes, Fix 'Realistic' Tax, Control Food Prices - Bill Now in Congress Would Call Up Men 18 to 65 and Women 18 to 50 for Factory or Work on Farms ..... Forts, Libs Again Bomb NW Reich - Travelers in Stockholm Say Berlin Attacked By Lone Planes ..... Soviets Crash Forward, Imperil Nazi Life-Line - Russians 90 Miles from Rumania in Twin Push Aimed to Sever North-South Railroad And Trap Nazis in Dnieper Bend ..... Reds Will Retain Polish Territory ..... U.S. Fighters Destroy 4 for 1 In One of Most Bitter Battles ..... Cervaro Taken By Fifth Army; Sofia Bombed - Allies Draw Within 3 Miles Of Cassino as Assault On Balkans Mounts ..... Soldiers' Pants Too Tight, An Army Survey Shows ..... U.S. Air Forces At Their Peak ..... FDR Bans Congressmen From the Armed Forces ..... Lights, Ice Cream Thrill British Workers in U.S. ..... Allied Engineers in Italy Forced To Build 200 Bridges So Far ..... Fifth Air Force Libs Raid Jap Base in Celebes - Big Tank, Artillery Assault On New Britain Slows Enemy Resistance ..... Libs Continue Raids On Marshall Islands ..... Stage Star Dies On ETO Tour ( Charlie King ) ..... ETO Poll on'44 Stirs GOP Row - Spangler Reveals Officers Sampled EM's Votes; Convention in Chicago ..... British Decorate 18 U.S. Generals - Lt. Gen. Bradley Among 31 Yanks Given Awards By King's Order ..... Truman Predicts Part of Nation Soon Will Face Unemployment - Cancellation of Federal Contracts May Bring Manpower Surplus ..... Rocket-Propelled Mail is Latest Scheme in U.S. ..... Col. Hobby Eats Steak and Cake At WACs Mess

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 13
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 13
Vol. 4 No. 61 - Thursday, January 13, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Smashing Blow Dealt Nazi Plane Output - 3 Plants Pulverized At Cost of 59 Heavies In Greatest Air Battle - U.S. Aircraft Shoot Down More Than 100 Enemy Ships in Raging Dogfight With Swarms of Germans ( Oserschleben, Halberstadt and Brunswick ) ..... U.S. Crewmen Speak in Awe Of Giant Battle - Fought 'Whole Damned Luftwaffe,' Some Say; Yet Others Saw None ..... P51 in Action Here, Washington Reveals ..... Sarny Falls; Nazis Battle To Halt Rumania Drive ..... $300 Upon Discharge Urged For Men in Service 60 Days ..... 'Series Buzzer' Brings Fort Back With 2 Engines, No Crew / By Earl Mazo ..... FDR Proposes Building 34,000 Miles of Roads ..... Allied Invaders to Take Their Own Railway Along / By Richard Wilbur ..... Pigeons of War Helping Pave Way for the Dove of Peace / By Tom Hoge ..... Allied Aircraft Attack -Athens Twice - RAF Wellingtons Follow Up Fort Raid; British Inch Nearer Cassino ..... A PX on Wheels Now Rolls-Up to Officer Huts ..... Advance Slowed On New Britain ..... Ciano, 4 Others Reported Victims of a Firing Squad ( Count Galeazzo Ciano ) ..... Huge Stockpile Of Materials for Asked - Experts Say Debtors Thus Could Pay, and Shortage In Crisis Be Avoided ............. Feature Section ..... The Five Came Back / By Bud Hutton - Marauder crews have a few choice names for Amsterdam-Schipol that Official Intelligence and Operations reports don't list. Here are five more convincing reasons why. ..... America Produces the Goods - Conversion Trend looms as Nazi war machine falters; vast changes to follow Allied military successes in Europe / By Thomas D. Hagenbuch ..... Gl Joe Is Busy Making His Own Security Plan / By Lt. H. D. Steinmetz ..... Designers Plan Eye-Appeal For Post-war Goods / By Anthony G. De Lorenzo ..... Banana Boat Bible / By Pvt. George Groh A Pamphlet on how to enjoy that Ocean Crossing By a GI who made the trip the hard way ..... The Destiny Maker / By Cpl. T. C. Wingman ..... Through 'E-Boat Alley' - The hazards of the North Sea Described from the deck of a British destroyer / By Don Hewitt ..... Highlights of Army Talks - Marshall biennial report is basis for current discussion which traces U.S. war effort from Pearl Harbor to No. Africa

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 14
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 14
Vol. 4 No. 62 - Friday, January 14, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Nazis Strike Back Fiercely in Ukraine - Fight to Save Rail Lifeline To S. Russia - Reds Sweep Past Sarny For Pinsk, Periled Also By New Push in North ..... FDR Asks 100 Billions For War in Coming Year - Demands Congress Enact 10.5-Billion Tax Measure ..... Rome Bombed, Germans Say - Allied Craft Over Vatican, Radio Declares; Height Before Cassino Falls ..... U.S. Unit Now Helps Man London's Ack-Ack Guns ..... Sofia Will Be Evacuated, Turkish Report Declares ..... Entire 15th AF Is Moved From Africa to Italy Bases ..... Formosa Aluminum Plant Is Left in Flames by Libs ..... Arnold Cites Value of Big Reich Blow - 152 Fighters Shot Down Tuesday, 60 Bombers Lost, Revisions Show ..... Camps Closing On U.S. Coasts - Commands Consolidated To Free Troops for Duty Overseas ..... U.S. Destroyer Brownson Sunk Off Cape Gloucester ..... Army Casualties Total 105,229 Up to Dec. 23 ..... New Mustang Kicks Nazis Around Long Range P51B Is an Escort on U.S. Attacks ..... German-Born Yank Saves Pals By Talking Nazis Into Surrender / By Homer Bigart ..... Indictment Charges Chase Bank With Plot in Sales of Diamonds - Accused of Making Deals With the Japs Possible; Allegation Ridiculed ..... Halsey Pledges Crippling Blows Against Already-Reeling Japs ..... Planes Sink Two More U-Boats; 150 Destroyed in Six Months ..... Air Base Shifts Open Jap Supply Lines to Attack - Enemy Forced to Evacuate Section of Coastline On New Guinea

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 15
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 15
Vol. 4 No. 63 - Saturday, January 15, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Shatter Nazi Central-Front Line - Seizure of 2 Towns Opens the Gateway to Pinsk, Brest-Litovsk - Russians Slowed In Advance on Rumania ..... U.S. Planes Blast French Coast Again - RAF and Allied Craft Join Streams of American Heavies, Mediums ..... Nazi Prisoner Suicides In U.S. Camps Probed ..... FDR Pledge to Release Many When Nazis Lose Elates U.S. ..... French Troops Gain in Italy - Win 2 Miles in Mountains As Yanks Beat Off Counter-Attack ..... Federal Control Of Soldier Vote Killed by Group - House Committee OKs A Bill Leaving Ballot Regulation to States ..... Building Up for Bigger Blows, Spaatz Assures U.S. by Radio ..... Knox Tells Scouts U.S. Youths Need Military Training ..... The USAAF Displays Its Wares It's a Show Within A Show too, at Selfridge's / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Nazis Describe New Fighter And a 'Tagalong' Glide Bomb - Stockholm Reports Tell of Heavily-Armored Plane Able to Defy Heavies' Guns; Parachutes Carry Mine Into Formations ..... AFN Listeners To Hear Pilots ..... Japs Threaten Yank Positions In New Britain - Texas Force Launching Attacks to Keep Their Hold on Bridgehead ..... Congress to Act On Bill to Boost War Chief Ranks ..... Air Medal for Oram Routine, But It's Symbol to Newsmen .....

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 17
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 17
Vol. 4 No. 64 - Monday, January 17, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Brunswick Flattened by 2nd Punch - RAF's Most Concentrated Raid Devastates Nazi Plane-Building City ..... Eisenhower Arrives in England, Takes Over Invasion Command; Trip to Washington Is Revealed - General Visited FDR, Marshall; Confers With Churchill ..... U.S. State Department Reorganized by Hull ..... Reds Cut Down Enemy Groups West of Mozyr - Nazis Admit Soviet Blows On 14 Sectors; Big Battle Rages Near Vinnitsa ..... Plus a Nickel for Coffee - Gloria, 'Starving' on $135,000, Is Sent 2 GI Bucks for a Feed ( Gloria Vanderbilt di Cicco ) ..... DeGaulle, Churchill Talk Over - French Role in Second Front ..... Allies Each Will Occupy 3rd of Reich, Report Says ..... New Agreements Dispel Threat of U.S. Rail Strike ..... RAF Pilots in Middle East Like the Liberator Best ..... Alabama Runoff Is Slated For Rep. Steagall's Post ..... Yanks Capture Cassino Barrier - Big U.S. Force Knocks Out Nazi Concrete Defenses; French Forge Ahead ..... Crew Bails Out, Fort Pilots Land on Automatic Control ..... RAF Delivers Brunswick KO ..... Romig to Head Bomber Group ( Eugene A. Romig ) ..... Aussies Reach Outskirts of Sio - Vets Gain 7 Miles in Week In Difficult Terrain On New Guinea ..... Officer Is Indicted in Plot Aiding Men Escape Draft ..... P51B News Recalls 1st Mustang Raid in '42 ..... Paris Is Hotbed Of Will Reports - One Rumor Claims Yanks Have Magnet to Pick Up Guns Off Battlefield ..... First U.S. Victory Ship Is Launched in Oregon ..... Weak Hitter in Baseball, A Power House in a P47 ( Glen D. Schiltz Jr. ) Ohioan Batting Out Singles, Triples Over Reich / By Earl Mazo ..... One of Tito's Chiefs Wounded in Balkan War Reports Jugoslavs Facing Bigger Nazi Force Than Allies in Italy ..... OPA Aide Sees Rationing's End By Fall of 1945 - Says Consumers' Goods Output Will Soar After Germany Is Whipped ..... Sinatra Pays $10,000 For a Set of Muscles ..... Guns Mow Down 4th Chicago Victim Of Gambling War ( Benjamin Zuckerman ) ..... Study Loan Plan to Set Up Servicemen in Business ..... N. Mexico Goes to Court To Obtain Vote for Troops ..... British Prepare In U.S. for Japs - Fleet Air Arm Pilots Get Set There for Aerial War Against Nippon ..... 3 Felons in Prison Indicted In '37 Coast Gem Robbery ..... Escaped Italian Captives Seized at Mexican Border

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 18
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 18
Vol. 4 No. 65 - Tuesday, January 18, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Gen. Bradley Is Chosen to Lead U.S. Ground Troops in Invasion; Preliminaries OverEisenhower - Allied Chief Praises Softening-Up Blows; Maitland Wilson Hints That Assaults In South May Be at France ..... Reds Across Bug River, Nazis Admit - Bitter Fighting in the South; Leningrad Rail Line Cut By New Soviet Drive ..... 3 U.S. Soldiers Die in Wreck of 2 British Trains - 13 Others Hurt in Crash Fatal to Nine Persons In London Suburb ..... Influenza Slims FDR By About Ten Pounds ..... Air Power Alone Cannot Win War in Europe, Tedder Admits ..... 'Separate Peace Talk' Stirs Reds - Rumors of British-Nazi Parley Printed; English Officially Deny Story ..... Fourth War Loan Drive Will Start Today in U.S. ..... Allies Seize Two Villages In Slow Drive Into Burma ..... No Quarter From a Bad Penny - Wounded Fort Gunner Bagged At Least 8 Planes, Pals Swear ( S/Sgt. James R. Hamilton on the B-17 'Bad Penny' ) ..... Random Harvest Is Best Movie; 'Bell Tolls' Is 2nd ..... Goodrich Heads 8th Service Unit ( Col. Donald R. Goodrich ) ..... P47 Bomb Sight: Two Good Eyes 'Pilot Intelligence' Works as Well As the Norden ..... Bradley, U.S. Invaders' Chief, An Infantryman First and Last ..... 3 Heavy Blows Inflicted on Japs By Allied Units - Sio Falls in New Guinea; Hill Seized in New Britain; 30 Planes Shot Down ..... Mobile Iceboxes Bringing Food to ETO Mess Halls ..... Rules Strike Peril Permits U.S. to Retain Coal Mines ..... Actor Doug Fairbanks Awarded Silver Star ..... Nazi Plant Is Hit In Austrian Alps - Two Fort Raids Top Day Of Varied Attacks; Allies Reach Rapido in Italy ..... U.S. Bazooka Gun Rushed To Reds, Aided '43 Stand ..... Got That Straight, Gen. Eisenhower? - Germans Estimate Allies Need 6,000 Fighter Planes to Invade ..... 4,000 Die in South America Quake ..... U.S. Offers to Mediate Pole Boundary Dispute ..... U.S. Will Buy More Meat For Lend-Lease Shipments ..... Illinois Passes Measure Giving Troops the Vote - Applies Only to General Election; Soldiers Must Request Ballots ..... Spain Is Actually an Ally Of Germany, Reds Charge ..... 600,000 Continue on Jobs, Delay Social-Security Pay

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 19
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 19
Vol. 4 No. 66 - Wednesday, January 19, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Found: The Horatius at the Oschersleben Bridge - Bombers Hail One-Man Air Force ( Maj. James H. Howard ) / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Three Red Columns Converge on Rovno, Rail Center in Poland - Battling at Gateway To Rumania Is Near a Climax ..... Total Service Bill Winds Up In Pigeon Hole - House Committee Delays Action Indefinitely; New Hearings in Senate ..... 100-Ship Convoy Passed Through Gibraltar, Berlin ..... Lest They Forget, Back Home - ETO Soldier Wants to Vote, With No Snafu About It, Either / By Earl Mazo ..... V-Mail to U.S. Tops 50 Million - Regular Air Mail Would Have Meant 2,000 More Ocean Hops ..... This Is the Army - Cpl. WAC, Cpl. Joe Reunited In London on 2nd Honeymoon ( Burney and Mary Dickinson ) ..... Prohibition Barrage In Congress Is Opened ..... Shuttle Raiding Via Russia Seen By Gen. Arnold - Two-Way Bombing Blows From Italy 'Probable,' Air Chief Declares ..... Churchill Back; Will Give Statement on War Soon ..... Says Wall Street Blocks Economic Rise of South ..... U.S. Vacated Army Camps To Be Hospitals for Vets ..... French Capture Anchor of Nazis' Latest Italy Line - Americans Bridge Rapido River at Several Points; Germans Falling Back ..... GI-WAC Show Opens Four-Day London Run ..... 70 Pct. of American Troops In U.K. Now May Hear AFN ..... Sour Notes From Back Home - Black Market Fiddles Merrily, Horn of Plenty Keeps in Tune ..... 'Separate Peace' Rumor Still Has Allies Befuddled ..... 'Death Commandos' Wait Allied Invaders ..... Catalinas Sink Sink Jap Cargo Ship - Two Other Enemy Vessels Left Burning Off New Ireland ..... Nelson Denies War Plants Are Set to Convert - Nearing Battles Preclude Switch to Peace-time Output, He Insists ..... Army Denies Knowledge Of ETO Vote-Sampling

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 20
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 20
Vol. 4 No. 67 - Thursday, January 20, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Enemy Line Split Open at Leningrad - Russians' Break Through On 35-Mi. Front; Little Change in Ukraine ..... Aid to Reds $338,000,000 In One Month, U.S. Reveals ..... 50% More Combat Planes To Be Made in U.S. In '44 ..... A Flying Sieve, It Just Wouldn't Sink - Fort Hedgehops Nazi Towns To Escape Pursuers Bullets ..... Blockades Seen For Pacific Isles - U.S. Naval Chief Declares Allies Have a Surprise In Store for Japs ..... Troops Bitter, Resent Lackadaisical Home Front, Stimson Says - He Urges Congress To Enact Bill for Total Service ..... Plan Joint Blows On Reich, Japan - Parleys With Allied Chiefs In- Europe and Pacific Revealed by FDR ..... RAF Yank, African Ace, Is Killed in Plane Crash ..... New Troops Advance On New Britain Beach ..... Guard Invasion Secrets, OWI Warns Press, Radio ..... Congressmen Asked to Bar Axis from Air for 50 Years ..... 'Buzzer' of Series Hears LaGuardia's 'Pardon' Via Radio ( 2/Lt Jack Watson ) ..... 'Hang On' Is Nazi Anthem Now Hitler on the Ropes, But He's Striving Still for a Draw / By Edward Shanke ..... Cassino Periled On Two Sides By New Drives - British Thrust On After Crossing Garagliano; French Move South ..... Hubby Breaks Up Housekeeping and Furniture to Boot ..... War Bonds May Be Sent Home Through the Pxs ..... Hit 1,300 Times, Still Can Shell Out a Smile ( Coast Guardsman Charles Giamonna ) ..... Error: Sinatra Didn't Buy a Set of Muscles ..... 4-Year War Yet On Japs Is Seen - Reporter Says Allies Still Have to Reach Outer Rim Of Enemy Defenses ..... Tardy Draftees Register Here ..... Say Nazis Admit Big Raid Blow ..... Pictures of GIs' Wives to Be Feature of New ARC Contest ..... CIO Says It Will Attend Union Meeting in London ..... Army Returns Rail Control to Private Reins- Stimson Acts After FDR Reveals Agreement With Non-Operating Unions ..... A Male Ann Corio Stages a Strip Act, Barely Beats Cops ................. Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... The Man Who 'Hit' Em For Six'- Britain's fabulous 'Monty' tells how the tankers are fighting 'beside' the tanks to bring about total victory / By Don Hewitt ( In an exclusive interview with Stars and Stripes' maritime correspondent, General Sir Bernard Montgomery gives merchant seamen much of the credit for the success of the Allied campaigns ) ..... G.I. Jane takes her place beside G.I. Joe Here is a word-and-picture story of a day's work in the life of a typical group of WACs serving in the ETO ..... 'Tugboat Annie' Sails Again / By Lt. D. Wilson MacArthur ..... Highlights of Army Talks

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 21
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 21
Vol. 4 No. 68 - Friday, January 21, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Anchor of Nazi Line Below Leningrad Is Seized by Russians - Novgorod Capture Bared in a Stalin Order of Day ..... Fort Hell's Angels Flies Home, Six Happy Mechanics Go, Too - Second American Bomber Leaves ETO for U.S. After Completing 48 Missions; She and Crew Will Star at Rallies to Sell War Bonds / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Peace Bonus Of $300 Gets OK in House - Senate Version Different, So Two Measures Will Be Sent to Conference ..... Press - Leaflet War Unit Set Up ( Press and Psychological Warfare division ) ..... Pool Pay With Tommies, Yanks Urged by Briton ..... Full KO to Nazi Plant Stimson - He Cites Terrific Damage At Oschersleben, 2 Other Towns in Heavy Raid ..... N.Y. State Gets Lepke; May Die in Chair Feb. 10 ..... 8 Ships Blasted, Three Blown Up, In Rabaul Raid - U.S. Naval Planes Bag 18 of 100 Fighters, 15 'Probables' ..... Noiseless Grenade Primer Developed by U.S. Firm ..... New X-Ray Instantly Spots Metal Fragments in Body ..... AFL Cites British Strikes In Opposing Total Service ..... Absence Makes the Heart Grow Fonder - Louisiana Keeps ETO Officer In His State Legislature Seat ..... GI 'Information Please' Off to a Start The Joes Find Out All About Mail at Quiz Session / By Richard Wilbur ..... Disaster at Bari Is Described by An Eyewitness - Lucky Hits Struck Ammo Ships and Resulted in Loss of 17 Vessels / By Allan Nickleson ..... Bombs Sever Lines to Rome - Capital Is Sealed Off From, Rail Access to North; Fifth Army Gains ..... Italy Casualty List ..... Vast Setup for Job Counseling Of Ex-Soldiers Takes Shape - Government's Full Technical, Professional Resources Will Help Put Men Back Into Civilian Jobs, McNutt Tells American Legion ..... World League to Insure Peace Asked by Sen. Taft ..... $200,000,000 War Fund Is Sought by Red Cross ..... MacArthur To Keep Post - Stimson Cites Jap Attempt To Quit Northern New Guinea ..... WPB's Wilson Flatly Opposes Disarmament - Says Peace May Be Kept Only by Being Ready To Wage War Fully

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 22
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 22
Vol. 4 No. 69 - Saturday, January 22, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... France Is Hit After Greatest Berlin Raid - U.S., Allied Swarms Of Heavies, Mediums Blast Channel Coast - Reich Capital Left Afire by 2,460 Bomb Tons ..... Your Chance of Voting ... 12 States So Far Have Laws to Give Soldier Vote ..... Group OK's Bill for U.S. To Issue Soldier Ballot ..... Reds Smash Nazis Back in North - Pivot of Rail Lines To Baltic States Is Threatened ..... Red Cross Ready and Waiting To Move Onto Continent, Too / By Arthur W. White ..... 17 Jap Vessels Sunk; Cruiser Bagged by Sub - Warship Ko'd by British; U.S. Submersibles Get 12 Merchant Craft ..... The Crops Are Shooting Up - Bomb-Plowed Invasion Coast Begins to Grow Flak in Gobs ..... Denies Factory Switch Is Near - McNutt Warns War Need Is Still Great; Contracts Won't Be Canceled ..... Lowell Bennett, Of INS, Safe-a Captive of Nazis ..... New-Type Furlough Pass Soon Will Be Required ..... The Douglas A20 Now Night Fighter With Four Cannon ..... Praise the Lord and Pass Those Planes the Credit / By Charlie F. Kiley ..... Super Planes To Hit Britain, Swedes Hear ..... Bataan Japs Scourge New Britain Key Ridge Is Bathed in Blood Before Fall to Heroic Marines / By Murlin Spencer ..... Nazis Believed Ready for New Retreat in Italy - Anchors of Gustav Line Broken at Ends; Allies Near Cassino Road ..... Eighth Air Force Musical, 'Skirts,' Set for Premiere ..... Ginger Rogers, Ronald Colman To Be Heard on AFN Program ..... Average Budget Is Still Going Up, Survey Shows - Miss Perkins Cites 3 Pct. Rise in Year; 23.4 Pct. Increase Since 1941

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 24
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 24
Vol. 4 No. 70 Monday, Jan. 24, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Allies Driving Inland Near Rome - New Landing 32 Mi. South of Eternal City Virtually Unopposed - Invaders Advance on Key Railways, Roads In Attempt to Trap 100,000 Germans Between Old and New Fronts ..... Yanks Eyes Pop When No Fight Occurs - Italy 'End Run' Surprises Nazis, Grown Used to Line-Buck Tactics ..... Reds Close On Rail Line To Estonia - Begin New Pripet, Kerch Drives; Enemy Attacks Near Vinnitsa Cease ..... Eisenhower ETO Chief, Too; Lee His Second in Command - SOS, ETO Headquarters Consolidated by Order of New Supreme Chief ..... Marauders Again Paste 'Rocket Gun Coast' Area ..... Jugoslavs Raid Nazis' Airfields - Guerrilla Action Increases; Bitter Battles Reported In Croatia, Bosnia ..... State Soldier Vote Bill Passed in Wisconsin ..... 72 Fighter Pilots Honored In First Mustang Awards ..... German Says 3 Carriers Supported Allied Landings ..... Strategic Air Force Can Finish Luftwaffe by Summer Spaatz ..... Fighter Output Already Cut 40 Pct.; Fair Weather Only Need Now / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Arnold Says Nazis Can't Maintain Air Strength ..... New Big Blows Are Dealt Japs' Sea, Air Power - Libs Bag 2 Cargo Vessels Off N. Guinea; 100,000 Tons Sunk Since Jan. 14 ..... Nazi HQ in Italy KO'd by Bombs - Surprise Blow by A36s Comes Just Before New Landing by the Army ..... 3 Trapped in Blazing Lib Saved By Rest of Crew After Crash ..... U.S. Lieutenant-Pianist Plays At British Symphony Concert ( 2/Lt. Edward Kilenyi ) ..... 3 More Invasion Depots-290 Buildings-Completed - U.S. Army Engineers Turn Over Triple Sites In ETO to Operational Units; Job Was Done in Less Than 5 Months ..... Planes Thwart Glider-Bomber Attack on Ships - New Weapon, Like Small Monoplane, Falls Wide Of Its Target ..... Out-of-London Red Cross Clubs List Programs for the Week ..... QM Outfit Fetes 6 Children 'Left Out' at Christmas Party ..... Goodhart Plans A Visit to Ulster - Composer to Play His Hit Tune There for Yanks'; 14 Shows on Tour ..... 4 Billion in Food Shipped In November Lend-Lease ..... Secret Letter From Knox To an Admiral Is Stolen ..... 578 Pounds Is Donated To Aid Orphans - Competing Fighter Station Squadrons Promise 100 Pounds More Soon ..... Friend of Hess Pleads Guilty to, U.S. Charges ( Wolfgang T. Achtner ) ..... Two-Billion Tax Bill Wins Senate's Unanimous OK ..... Nazis Hunt a Fleet to Meet Red Threat in Black Sea

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 25
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 25
Vol. 4 No. 71 Tuesday, Jan. 25, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Allies Reach Town 23 Miles From Rome - Drive Carries Within 4 Miles Of Appian Way - Germans Battle in the South To Cut Pressure and Let Them Switch North ..... Heavies Pound Reich in West; B26s Hit France - Marauders, RAF Planes Deal Pas de Calais Month's 19th Blow ..... Rail Centers Fall to Reds In the North - Soviets Closing In on Two Other Lines; Open Big Drive at Kirovograd ..... Report Ex-'America Firsters' Seeking a Negotiated Peace ..... Censors' Secrecy Lifted On M4 Artillery Tractor ..... 4-Pilot Fort Is Brought Home By Only One Still Able to Fly ..... AFL Starts Ball Rolling For UMW Readmission ..... Roosevelt Orders Navy To Take Over War Plant ..... Shouting Red Greet Yanks Near Rome ..... 15 Are Killed When Train And Bus Crash at St. Louis ..... Secret Weapon P51B - The Men Who Fly It Swear by New U.S. Fighter / By Earl Mazo ..... Aussies Seize Important Hill In New Guinea - Americans Are Reported Set for Push to Outflank Retreating Jap Units ..... Giant Mars Joins Navy With a Flight to Hawaii ..... AFN to Present Fight Broadcast ..... Child-Aid Unit Is Termed Cruel ..... Wounded Airman to Run For Congress in Colorado ..... Starving on $11,000 ..... Slav Partisans Sever Rail Line Got the 'Message to Garcia' Through - A Pint-Sized Package of Valor Modestly Keeps Under Wraps / By Charles F. Kiley ..... U.S. Launches New Carrier; Greatest Battleship Nearly Set - 80-Plane Hancock Slides Down Ways; Other Huge Craft Are Abuilding ..... 2-1/2-Million-Man Army After War Prophesied

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 26
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 26
Vol. 4 No. 72 Wednesday, Jan. 26, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Appian Way Is Reported Cut by Allies - Advance Is Believed Miles From Main Rome-Naples Railway - Kesselring Moving Forces North to Meet Threat; Nazis Say Town 20 Mi. From Capital Has Fallen to Invaders ..... Invasion Coast Pounded For 20th Time in Month ..... Reds Drive For Estonia; Enter Kerch - Hit Nazis From Armored Trains in North; Enemy Renews Vinnitsa Push ..... 51 Jap Aircraft Are Destroyed In Pacific Area - Rabaul, Wewak Hit Again; Enemy Destroyer Set Afire Off New Guinea ..... Conferees OK A $300 Bonus ..... Bennett Escapes, Gets the Story Out ( Correspondent Lowell Bennett ) ..... Gen. Alexander Directed Italian Landing Personally ..... N.Y. World-Telegram Has Got Nothing on Us ..... Coningham Named to Lead 'Invasion Force' of RAF ..... Story Behind the Invasion Story - A Brilliant Maneuver Rich in Anecdote Is Reviewed ..... German Planes Sent from East May Hit Britain - Last Week's London Raids Said to Be First of Revenge Attacks ..... 'Skirts,' Soldier Musical, Makes Its Bow in London ..... Sen. Van Nuys, Indiana, Dies in Washington ..... It's Two Years Today for Some of Us - 50 Days After Pearl Harbor, First GI Reached U.K. / By Carl Larsen ..... Air Finish Fight Is Sought in Italy ..... Runoff Appears A Certainty in Louisiana Race - Song Writer Has a 30,000 Lead Over Candidate of Long's Old Machine ..... AFL Rejects Invitation To Attend Labor Talks ..... Army Lists U.S. Dead, Injured in Train Wreck

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 27
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 27
Vol. 4 No. 73 Thursday, Jan. 27, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Allies 12 Miles Inland, Resistance Grows - Big Battle Expected As Foe Moves North; Cassino Evacuated - Powerful Air Armadas Hammer German Supply Routes to Bridgehead; Nazis Weaken on 5th Southern Front ..... Soldier Vote Bill 'Fraud'-FDR - Asks Action On Uniform Single Ballot - Says Proposal That States Run Absentee Balloting Is 'Meaningless' ..... Chutists, Glider Troops Here Training Hard for Invasion / By Phillip H. Bucknell ..... Nazis Face New Peril As Fort In North Falls - Foe's Last Escape Route To West Now Severed; Reds Gain in South ..... Fathers Facing Early Induction - Pre-Pearl Harbor Parents Needed to Ease Critical Situation, Hershey Says ..... House OKs Senate Bill For $300 Discharge Pay ..... Ploesti Raider Discharged Until Old Enough to Fight ..... Russians Charge Germans Shot 11,000 Poles in Mass Execution ..... Grand Jury Indicts Former Icke's Aide For Forgery ..... Introducing the Chief's Lady Aides - 14 Women, 9 of Them EMs, Here After Serving in North Africa With Gen. Eisenhower ( Kay Summersby, Irish-born Londoner (top), who has been Gen. Eisenhower's personal secretary and chauffeur for almost two years, was one of 14 female members of the General's winning team to follow him from Africa to Britain. Four of the nine enlisted WAC secretaries, stenographers and drivers assigned to staff officers of Supreme Allied Command (above, left to right) are Sgt. Sue Sarafian,) Cpl. Pearlie M. Hargrave, S/Sgt. Nana M. Rae and Sgt. Margaret G. Chick. ) / By Charles F. Kiley ..... Aussies Clear Japs from Hills Near Madang - Junction With Americans From East Due; Air Victory Over Rabaul ..... Vienna Expert (?) Says Yanks Are Poor Lovers ..... Main Problems Of Mass Output SolvedNelson - Production of Munitions At High Gear; Navy Goals to Go Up ..... New U.S. Rocket Gun Used in SW Pacific ..... Red Cross Clubs Here to Hold FDR's Birthday Celebrations ................. Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... U.S. and Canada Study at Leeds - North American soldiers join in family gathering to take scientific course; agree it's good idea for future furloughs / By Richard Wilbur ..... The Bombers Go Out / Photos by Sgt. Duke Apodaca ..... A Stars and Stripes Fiction Story - A Matter of Opinion / By Lt. James F. Cooper ..... Highlights of Army Talks - British-American cooperation will be at its best in invasion from the west, says an English military correspondent

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 28
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 28
Vol. 4 No. 74 Friday, Jan. 28, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Allied Invaders Repel First Big Nazi Attack In Italy and Push On - Resistance Grows, However, Forces One Group Back ..... Eaker's Air Command Is Set Up in the South ..... 6 Enemy Ships Sunk in Raid on Rabaul Harbor - 24 Jap Planes Shot Down; 350 Nipponese Aircraft Lost There in Month ..... 8th Air Force-2 Years Old Today-Has Dropped: 47,000 Tons of Bombs on the Nazis / By Bud Hutton ..... Russians Cut Enemy Escape Gap to 50 Miles - Special Order of the Day Officially Marks End of Siege of Leningrad ..... 'Victory' Works Program Is Set ..... Fill Blood Bank For the Invasion ..... Lewis Warns AFL to Act Quickly on UMW Reentry ..... Nelson Shatters Hopes For More Whisky in U.S. ..... U-Boats Again Are Active Off U.S. Coast, Land Says ..... N.Y. Schools Are Closed For Week by Lack of Coal ..... Hold in South at All Costs, Hitler Tells Army in Italy ..... No Argument Now About P38 Twin Tailed Fighter Outscoring Nazis' Best Fighters / By Earl Mazo ..... Soldiers' Vote Is Up for Debate In California Special Session - Legislature Is Convened For Immediate Action on Governor's Program ..... Bradley's Leadership In Tunisia Wins Citation ..... Russia Rejects U.S. Offer Of Polish-Line Mediation ..... Lost and Found Dept. Lists ( 1/Lt. Tommy ) Harmon Again ..... ( Lowell ) Bennett, in Hiding On Continent, Sends Wife Cheering Wire ..... ASTP Program Ridiculed By Ohio Congressman ..... Argentine Ends Ties With Axis ..... $48 a Week Ceiling Wage Fixed for U.S. Farm Labor ..... Officers 'Working in Shifts' Pin Seven Medals on Gunner Hero ( S/Sgt. Oliver R. Germann )

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 29
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 29
Vol. 4 No. 75 Saturday, Jan. 29, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Japanese Atrocities Stun U.S. - Official Report Tells Of Barbaric Cruelty To the Men of Bataan - Torture, Thirst, Starvation Described by Escaped Eyewitnesses; Hopes of Sending Further Food, Medical Packages Gone ..... Most of Bataan Captives Dead, U.S. Article Says ..... U.S. Heavies Hit North France - Berlin Gets 1,750 Tons in 12th Assault - Capital 'Half Wiped Out'; Libs Hit Pas de Calais Without Loss ..... Invaders Gain in Italy; 50 Nazi Planes Downed ..... Peace Won't Bring Flood Of Autos-Henry Ford II ..... U.S. EM Clerks Must Go Abroad - Army Planning Transfers Overseas of Men Long at Fixed Home Stations ..... Order to Strip for Action Bares Actor as an Actress ( Tanis Chandler ) ..... 2,300,000 in Air Force ..... Reeling Nazis Rush Pell Mell Toward Baltic - Disordered Flight Harried By Reds; Rearward Units Being Cut to Pieces ..... Midwest Winter Does Fadeout In Warmest January in Years ..... Admiralty Isles Pounded Again By Lib Raiders - Blows Stir Speculation On Possible Land Move Against Truk Shield ..... Allies Advance 12 Miles In Two Months in Burma ..... Missing Fort With Tail Shot Off Comes Back to 3-Point Landing ( The B-17 Expense Again III ) ..... CIO OK's Plans to Attend Lab or Congress in London ..... AFL Cautions Its Membership Against Strikes - Council Says Not a Single Life Must Be Lost for The Lack of Supplies ..... Four U.S. Subs Launched On Same Day for Record ..... 5 Years Ago, a Private, Today, a Colonel at 25 ( Wilson R. Wood )

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 31
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 01 31
Vol. 4 No. 76 Monday, Jan. 31, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Greatest Bomb Assault Passes 72 Hrs. - Brunswick Battered After Record Raid on Frankfurt Saturday - Over 800 U.S. Heavies in 1,800-Ton Smash, First of 2 Giant Attacks; Berlin Is Hit Second Straight Night ..... 13th Massive Blow Again Fires Nazi Capital ..... Forts, Libs Ravage Plane-Building Center ..... Repatriates Describe Japs' Murder, Rape and Torture ..... Troop Vote 'Filibuster' Cry Heard - Senate Backers of Federal Regulation Angered by Moves to Belay Bill ..... A Little Squeal From a Big Rat - Hitler Forgets to Boast, Warns World of Russia ..... U.S. Units Split Near Cassino - Germans Divert Course Of River, Flood Yanks; Allies Gain Near Rome ..... Thunderbolts in Italy Shoot Down 36 for 1 ..... Eaker Leaves Doolittle A Crack WAC Stenog ( Sgt. Mary E. Gill ) ..... Heavy Snowfall Sweeps Midwest, Breaking Drought ..... U.S. Nurses So Seasick They Ignored Bombs South of Rome - Report to a Field Hospital After Nightmarish Trip In Storm-Tossed Sea / By Don Whitehead ..... Clark Under Direct Fire In Italy; Aides Injured ..... British Unveil Their Own 'Bazooka' - The PIAT ..... Marshalls Get Fresh Pasting - Navy Carrier Fleet Rips Jap Bases; Admiralty Isles Hit Again ..... Wants to Get to Reich So She Can Kiss Hitler's Foot ..... Battleship Missouri Launched ..... Russian Patrols Within 20Miles Of Estonia Line - Smyela, Nazi Strong point In Dnieper Bend and Key Base Near Nevel Fall ..... FDR Calls on the Nation For a Flood of Bond Cash ..... U.S. Pressure Applied to Spain In New Threat - Oil Shipments Are Banned For Month; Franco Aid To Hitler Is Cited ..... 4 Brothers, Sisters Separated by War Reunited in Ulster ( Thain ) ..... A GI Ulysses Goes 7,169 Miles With No Orders! - Aerial Hitch-Hiker Rides Out Storm Of Red Tape - Flabbergasted MPs Let Him Rejoin Outfit in ETO ..... ETO Art Show Entries Pour In - Famous Artists to Judge GIs' Work, on View Feb. 13 to 29 ..... Iceland to See ETO's Shows - USO Entertainment to Be Sent Direct From U.K.; Programs Listed ..... Film Industry Investigates Fraudulent 'Oscar' Ballots ..... Week's Programs Are Listed By Out-of-London ARC Clubs ..... Orphans' Fund Nears 45,000 British Pounds ..... Mail U.S. Prisoners' Biggest Plea - Nazis Threatens Seizure Of U.S. Prisoners' Mail ..... Here Are Some Tips On How You in ETO May Write / By Richard Wilbur ..... East Still Shy Of Coal, Ickes Warns Miners - Solid Fuels Chief Issues A Call for Increased Anthracite Output ..... William Allen White Dies at Emporia ..... WLB Rule on Unions Held Unconstitutional ..... Lehman Outlines Policy For Aid to Nazi Victims ..... NATs Increase Supply Power - Navy Transport Command Grows from One Plane To 10 Squadrons ..... Subs Taking as Prisoners Key Men of Sunken Ships ..... Captured Stores Explode a Myth - Navy Finds Out the Jap Soldier Lives on More Than Fish, Rice ..... Maternity, Infant Aid Given Kin of 30,000 Servicemen ..... Modernized Constitution For N.J. Is Urged by Edge ..... 322nd Kaiser Ship

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 01
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 01
Vol. 4 No. 77 - Tuesday, Feb. 1, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Berlin Fires Rage After 14th Great Raid - Libs Again Hammer Pas de Calais Area; Offensive in 4th Day - Fighter-Bombers in Sweeps Over Holland; 13 More Enemy Planes Shot Down; Berlin Cut Off For Hours ..... U.S. Invasion Of Marshalls May Be On - Landing Indicated by Jap Radio; Navy Admits It Is Facing Greatest Test ..... U.S. Fighters Bag 220, Lose 63 in January - Virtually Double Score Of Best Previous Month; 45 Shot Down Sunday ..... American Casualties Total 146,186 Since War's Start ..... Vote Law OK'd By Connecticut ..... Reds 12 Miles From Estonia ..... Russians Are Restoring Czarist Names to Cities ..... The Hellcat and 10 Fighting Tomcats - Four Raids in as Many Days Completed by Lib and Its Crew ( B-24 named Hellcat ) ..... 80,000 Craft Due in 1944 For Amphibious Warfare ..... Just Before the Battle Brother: Don't Be Scared Of Being Scared, Veteran Advises / By Charles F. Kiley ..... Big Allied Push On Near Rome, Germans Say - 63 More Enemy Aircraft Shot Down; Total of 206 Destroyed in 9 Days ..... Eisenhower Lauds Drive For Home Front Security ..... Jury in Joan Barry Quiz Recesses for Six Days ..... U-Boat-Convoy Battle On In Arctic, Germans Say ..... Persian Gulf Chief Sees Reds Using U.S. Equipment ..... Palm Beach Group Fights Eviction of Wounded Vets ..... Group Formed to Combat Anti-Semitism in States ..... Ft. Wayne Attorney Named To Van Nuys' Senate Seat ..... Wickard Tells The U.S. It May Get Less to Eat - 1943 Food Output Reaches New Peak, but Overseas Demands Increase ..... Australia Sets Up Agency To Probe Jap Atrocities

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 03
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 03
Vol. 4 No. 79 - Thursday, Feb. 3, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... First of 3 Main Isles Taken in Marshalls - Big Battle Develops When Yanks Storm Key Japanese Bases - Great War Fleet Alone Pumps 5,000 Tons Of Shells Onto Two Islands; Major Naval Clash May Be Continuing ..... Two Nazi Lines in Italy Broken - Americans In Outskirts Of Cassino - Allies Pour Through Gap In South, Battle at Town 16 Miles From Rome ..... Reds in Estonia, Artillery Within Range of Narva - Southern Units Less Than Dozen Miles From Line Linking Pskov, Luga ..... The Dough Is Rolling Home - Survey Blasts Myth Yank Cash Is Upsetting Britain's Economy / By Richard Wilbur ..... Bombers Over France Again - Heavies Hit Undisclosed Targets; B26s Pound Normandy Airfield ..... Aimless Flight of an Empty Lib Is Ended by Guns of 2 Spitfires / By Callie Small ..... 21 Planes Forced Down in Sea ..... Rhode Island Takes a Step Toward Vote for Soldiers ..... Cut Invasion Teeth on Real Thing - Nazi Raiders 'Training' U.S. Gunners in Britain ..... To Help Cook the Nazi Goose - Red General in Italy Says Ducks Would Come in Handy in Russia ..... Kremlin Grants 16 Soviet States Full Autonomy - Dominion Status and Right To Secede Apply Also to Areas Seized Since '39 ..... Bearings Plant in Italy Bombed Out of Action ( Villa Perosa ) ..... The Income-Tax Jigsaw Snafus Collectors, Too ..... Spanish Crisis Near s a Climax - U.S. Oil Cutoff Is Stirring Rumors of a Break With Either Allies or Axis ..... FDR 'Defines' 'Road to Tokyo' ..... Week's Programs Are Listed By Red Cross Clubs in London ..... FBI Seizes 18 In Capital as Draft Dodgers - Used Drugs to Produce High Blood Pressure, Hoover Charges ..... Michael Is Reported Shot; An 'Operation,' Nazis Say ( King Michael of Rumania ) ................. Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... And This Is The Merchant Marine, Mr. Jones / By Don Hewitt ..... Here's the Melting Pot of the ETO - New arrivals are warmly welcomed in Spamland. Their teeth are cleaned, pants pressed and they are given money - just part of the Service / By G. K. Hoddenfield ( A U.S. ARMY REPLACEMENT DEPOT ) ..... The Screwballs and the Eight Ball - The story of a crew of self-styled jokesters who claim their Fortress is the luckiest ship in the ETO / By Lt. H. D. Steinmetz ( Pilot 1/Lt. Bill Cabral ) ..... Father 'Mac' Fights a War ( Chaplain Lt. Raymond Francis McManus USNR ) ..... Highlights of Army Talks

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 04
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 04
Vol. 4 No. 80 - Friday, Feb. 4, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... U.S. Heavies Hit Wilhelmshaven; 6th Raid in Week ..... Over 1,100 Planes Blast Enemy Port - Marauders, Allied Craft In Day-Long Sweeps Over N.W. Europe ..... Reds Trap 10 Divisions in Dnieper Bend - Two Soviet Armies Link Up in Big Push; Smyela Is Captured - 100,000 to 150,000 Men Encircled; New Thrusts Carry Russian Units 85 Miles Inside Poland, to Gates of Narva ..... Fed Up With War; Time to Finish It, Montgomery Says ..... Second Key Island Falls in Marshalls - Namur Seized, U.S. Gains On Kwajalein; Main Fleet Revealed Far to West ..... Bitter Fighting Rages for Trio Of Italian Cities - Enemy Hold Weakening At Cassino; Allied Planes Batter at Cisterna ..... Propose Ballot By U.S. Only If States Fail - Senators Would Restrict Federal Ballot to States Not Providing One ..... Output of Heavy Bombers Up, Total Production Off ..... Columnist Raymond Clapper Dies in Marshalls Plane Crash ..... Gobs' Airmail May Be Cut Off ..... Marshall May Be Called 'General of the Armies' ..... Nebraska Farm Boys Halt Escape of Nazi Prisoners ..... 60,000 French Patriots Die ..... Heaven Can Wait Spins Out of Angels' Reach ( B-24 named 'Heaven Can Wait' ) ..... Glider Troops Tough as They Come - Ride to Their Goal Is No Pleasure Jaunt, Either / By Philip H. Bucknell ..... Willkie Demands a Tax Bill Providing I6-Billion Revenue - Says It's Only Way to Balk Debt Which Would Peril 'Things We Fight For' ..... U.S. Is Warned It Faces A Big Post-War Slump ..... It Was a Sweet Idea, But Alimony Payee Gets Stuck With It ..... British -American 17-Man Unit Gives 100 British Pounds for an Orphan ..... Nazi Radio Station Is Hit In Raid on Albanian Port ..... Army Will Tell Vets How to Get Jobs, Old or New - Discharge Form to Inform Soldiers of Rights And Privileges ..... Question About It, the War Makes Strange Bedfellows ..... Benjamin F. Fairless Wants U.S. Title To Plants to End at Peace ..... Critical Time of the War Nearing, Marshall Says ..... 'This Is the Army' Returning To London for Final Showing

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 05
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 05
Vol. 4 No. 81 Saturday, Feb. 5, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Annihilation Faces Nazi Armies Trapped in Bend; Reds Drawing New Net Tight at Luga in North - Pressure on Nikopol Swells; Vitebsk's Fall Foreseen ..... House Puts Soldier Vote Up to States - 328-69 Decision Follows Defeat of Proposal for A Federal Ballot ..... $300 Peace Bonus Assured; FDR Signs Compromise Bill ..... Small Growth Removed From Roosevelt's Head ..... NW Reich Hit In Heavies' 7th Raid in 8 Days - U.S. Bombers Escorted To Targets and Back; Report Intense Flak ..... Work to Keep Spain a Neutral ..... U.S. Mops Up Kwajalein Japs - All 32 Islets Nearly Won As Vast Supplies Pour In; Losses Relatively Small ..... Flamethrower Use Protested - Squeamish Home Front's Plea for Japs Soundly Scored by Marshall ..... 2,000,000 More Soldiers To Go Overseas in 1944 ..... Sen. Lodge Quits To Rejoin Army ..... -And Save the Ship to Boot - 3 in Fort Refuse to Bail Out, Stay to Rescue Trapped Gunner / By Henry B. Jameson ( B-17 Canadian Club, Pilot Lt. James C. Waggoner ) ..... Film Star Back to Army Clerk Job - That's the Story of Sgt. Who'll Appear in British Movie / By Andrew A. Rooney ( Sgt. John Sweet ) ..... Allies Beat Off 4 Nazi Attacks South of Rome - Americans in Street Battle For Cassino; Rommel Is Reported in Italy ..... Austria Eats Chickens Before the Eggs Are Laid ..... AFN to Give a Play-by-Play Of Football Game at Bristol ..... Marshalls' Shells Crack Defenses and Jap Minds ..... Nazis Running Blockade Sunk - Navy Tells of 48-Hr. Battle With Craft Laden With Supplies From Japan ..... Seeks to Place McCormick On Illinois Primary Ballot ..... Grim Reminder of Jap Brutality ..... Two Forts Collide in Storm; One Gets Back, Minus a Tail ( B-17 named Horrible Hanks ) ..... Bill Is Introduced to Boost 4 Top War Chiefs in U.S. ..... U.S. War Cost To Be Slashed By 27 Billions - Shift to Offensive Has Cut Needs in Certain Lines, Stimson Declares ..... Draft-Dodger Bergdoll Freed; Served 5 Years ..... Patriotism Should Guide Vote, a Governor Asserts ..... Strike Over, Collectors Tackle Garbage Mountain ( Pittsburgh ) ..... Post Office Shows a Profit Of $1,332,849 for 1943

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 07
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 07
Vol. 4 No. 82 Monday, Feb. 7, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Russians Smash 7 Divisions in South, Cut Off 5 More ..... New Drive On Nikopol Isolates City - 120,000 Nazis Wiped Out; Narva Outflanked; Coast Of Estonia Shelled ..... Greatest U.S. Air Assault Passes 10th Day - Luftwaffe's Airfields For Invasion Defense Battered by Heavies Bombers, Out 9th Time in 10 Days, Pound French 'Dromes and Secret Targets; Opposition Reported Weak ..... Allies Halt Nazi Thrusts On Bridgehead by Rome ..... Nelson Warns Terrific Supply Job Lies Ahead - Radio-Material Cost in '44 Alone Will Equal that of Building Panama Canal ..... Soldiers' Vote Is Up in Senate - Federal Ballot Plan Faces A Fight; Stalemate With House Looms ..... U.S. Women in Allies Uniform May Transfer, Become WACs ..... Take a Powder on War., Gen, Seidlitz Tells Nazis ..... Lost Fort Nearly Lands At a German Airdrome ( B-17 named Elusive Elaine, pilot 1/Lt. Jacob Kurtzburg ) ..... This Is How They Voted To Let States Run Ballot ..... U.S. Fighters Bag 157 Nazis Over 11 Days - Lose 44; Excellent Escort, Plus Weather, Slash Bomber Losses ..... U.S. Now Holds 30 of 32 Isles in Kwajalein Atoll - Yanks Swarm Over Ebeye Island; 100 Jap Planes Destroyed to South ..... Dehydrated Spuds? Cook's Use of Salts Gripes British Navy ..... Jap-American ETO Vet Asks for Chance at Tokyo ..... Empty Bomber Hits Town, Kills One, Injures Several ..... Gen. Bissell Is Appointed Army Intelligence Chief ..... Tour of 2 Western States Opened by Wendell Willkie ..... Majority of U.S. Recruits Now Assigned to Infantry ..... Mediterranean Wounded Arrive at Londonderry ..... Officer-Candidate Schools Fast Being Closed in U.S. ..... U.S. Planes Sink 6 Jap Vessels Off China Coast ..... 9 Heavy Raids in 10 Days ..... Nation Denied More Rubber For Auto Tires - Synthetic Production Up, But Essential Needs To Take It All ..... V-Mails Kisser to Lose Air Priority on Feb. 14 ..... U.S. 'Betrayers' Scored by FDR ..... Wallace Sights Fascism Peril Fears Post- War Clashes Between Labor, Business And Agriculture ..... Holdup Starts a Bullet Battle, Sends N. Y. Citizens Scurrying ..... No Application Needed to Get 'Peace Bonus' - However, Men Discharged Previously Must Submit Data to Authorities ..... After 45 Years, Lake in Rockies Yields Sub Hulk ( 1898 experimental submarine ) ..... U.S. Navy's Aid Flying Coastal Sweeps Is Cited - Aircraft Cover 2,750,000 Miles; RAF Command Over 100-Million Mark ..... Shavetail Shoots Bull With General And Wins 10 Bob ( Lt. Tucker Irvin ) ..... 20,000 More Mechanics Strike in War Plants ..... Tank Saves Crashed P47, Plus the Salvage Units - And Also Rescues Two Bogged-Down Counterparts ..... 7 More Stars Reach the U.K. - Over 150 Now Out on Tour For USO in ETO; Shows' Schedules Listed ..... 3 Nazi PWs Escape ..... Separate Negro Draft Quota ..... 'This Is Army' Ends U.K. Tour - Soldier-Musical Brings In About $322,100 for British Charity ..... At 70, He Faces Charge Of Kidnapping Utah Girl, 14 ( William E. Chatwin ) ..... Navy Officers Learning Jap Language in a Year ..... Out-of-London Red Cross Clubs List Programs for the Week ..... AF Boast Mechanical Wizards - Makeshift Inventions A Big Factor in Aerial Blows

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 08
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 08
Vol. 4 No. 83 Tuesday, Feb. 8, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Fleet Shells Base in Jap Home Waters - Daring Blow Struck Kuriles in Far North; Tokyo Fears Invasion - Paramushiro Is Hit By Planes After Warship Raid ..... Nazi Lines In Dnieper Bend Totter - Reds Turn, Open a Drive For Kherson; 200 Soviet Planes Raid Helsinki ..... Planes to Reds Via Alaska ..... Green Battles Total Service ( AFL President William Green ) ..... Tokyo Bemoans U.S. 'Atrocities' - Denies Charges by Allies And Cooks Up Tale of American 'Barbarism' ..... Willkie Reported Planning Nebraska Primary Entry ..... Peace Terms Already Fixed? - U.S. Demands Submitted To London Commission, N.Y. Paper States ..... Nothing Snafu About the Fubar - Landlubber Engineers Build Army Leakless One-Ship Navy ..... Discharged Veterans Redrafted as Privates ..... Yanks Regain Lost Ground in Big Italy Battle - German Counter-Attacks Beaten Back; Nazis Still . Fighting in Cassino ..... New 'Goon Gun' Mortar In Use by Yanks in Italy ..... Invasion Front Already on Film - PRU Experts Doing A Gigantic Job of Photography / By Earl Mazo ..... Air Force Briefing ..... Wallace Visions Living Standard At Record High - Insists Terrific War Debt Won't Hinder Gains if All Co-Operate ..... Hit Films Sent U.S. Prisoners - Allies and Germany Swap Movies Under a Deal Set Up by YMCAs ..... Five Ask Change Into WAC Uniform ..... More WACs Slated for ETO ..... Pearl-Laden Japs Fly and Sail Through Blockade Into Europe ..... Bomber-Output Figures Of U.S. to Startle World ..... More Prisoners of War Being Used as U.S. Labor ..... Navy Nurses Reach Britain - 100 in the Initial American Group to Arrive in U.K.; Will Take Over Hospital

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 09
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 09
Vol. 4 No. 84 Wednesday, Feb. 9, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Seize Nikopol, Ore Center - 5 Divisions Smashed in Big Victory - Nazis Lose Half of Vital Supply of Manganese; Narva Faces Shelling ..... Frankfurt Blasted by Fortresses - Second Blow at City in 5 Days; Libs, Marauders Hit Northern France ..... Yanks in the Marshalls Kill 29 for 1 in Seven-Day Battle ..... Uneasy Japs Expect New Blows; USAAF Blasts Foe in Southwest ..... U.S. Wounded Bombed In Italy; 2 Nurses Killed ..... Enemy Attacks In Anzio Area Are Broken Off - Both Sides Regrouping For Major Battle; Bitter Fighting at Cassino ..... Glider Bombers Menace to Allies - Radio -Controlled Weapon Is Admitted Potent Threat to Ships ..... Beckham Bags Nos. 17 and 18, Becomes Leading Fighter Ace ..... Bill Proposes to Simplify Income-Tax Form in U.S. ..... New Medal Is Created For Combat Heroes ( Bronze Star ) ..... Willkie Declares He's Out To Block a Fourth Term ..... Male Recruiter of WACs Puts His Heart Into Work ..... 2 Votes Balk Senate Move To Kill Federal Ballot Bill ..... Two U.S. Subs Lost ( Cisco and ESS44 ) ..... Puerto Rican QM Unit Now Serving in the U.K. / By Allan M. Morrison ..... 7 Textile Plants Are Seized on FDR's Orders - Army Acts in N. England; WLB Subpoenas Striking Toolmakers' Chiefs ..... Leningrad Price Was Highest Hitler Paid - and Got Nothing / By Henry Shapiro ..... Believes Capital Is Out of Berlin ..... House Resolution Seeks Jewish Entry to Palestine ..... U.S. Planning to Pipe Oil 1,250 Miles Across Arabia ..... USS Atlanta Is Launched; Replaces Pacific Casualty ..... Love Conquers All; It Even Licks Ban on V-Mail Kiss ..... U.S. Flying School Grads Totaled 165,000 for 1943 ..... Hitler Has 'Flu ..... U.S. Renews 'Quit War' Warning to Finland ..... Manstein-Hitler Row 'Detailed' ..... Ex-Model Asks New Trial In '42 Murder of Woman ..... 3 Sick British Children Need Bananas Urgently

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 10
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 10
Vol. 4 No. 85 Thursday, Feb. 10, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Threaten 15 More Nazi Divisions - Krivoi Rog Is Ringed On 3 Sides; Escape Line West Imperiled - Russians Smash 7 Divisions at Nikopol And Rout 7 More; 10 Encircled at Kirovograd Hammered Steadily ..... House Says 'No' to Vote Compromise - Rejection Follows Senate OK on a Federal Ballot; Bill Goes to Conference ..... Nimitz Calls China Bases Key To Japan Raids- and Victory ..... 'Lost' Ranger's Raid Is Bared - Carrier Reported Sunk By Nazis Makes Daring Sortie to Hit Norway ..... Calais Targets Hit by Mediums For 37th Day - B26s Bomb Rail Center 100 Mi. Inside France; No Enemy Fighters ..... Peace Terms Are 'Outlined' ..... Wallace's Peace Formula: Arm World With Goods ..... Everything, Even Allied AA, Hit Nell / By Ray Ingham ( B-17 named 'Touch the Button Nell ) ..... U.S. Town to Give Stalin $1,675 in War Bonds ..... Four AFL Leaders Ask Boost in Ceiling on Wages ..... Nothing Ever Changes - Get Out the Aspirin - Polish Border Problem A Headache for Centuries ..... Nazi Films Show Fighters Cannot Halt Forts, Libs ..... Allied Bombers Smash Hidden Panzers in Italy - Cisterna Is Blasted After Tanks Are Spotted There; Cassino Battle Rages ..... Gen. Clark Rescues British Soldier in Raid ..... Film Schedule In ETO Lauded - Distribution Satisfactory, Despite Complaints in States, Reisman Says ..... Frankfurt Virtually Gone After Raids, Swedes Hear ..... High Taxes, Price Control Post-War NeedsEccles ..... Fourth Term? FDR Laughs, Has No News - President Refers Press To Bible, but Reporters Find It Non-Political ..... Willkie Says New Leader Could Aid U.S. World Ties ................. Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... The 'Duchess' is Queen of the Libs - Veteran of 47 Missions from Ploesti to Pas de Calais, she has never yet failed to reach her objective / By Earl Mazo ..... All Set for the Luftwaffe - Nazi planes will get a hot reception if they wander in the range of this crack Ack-Ack outfit. When their big moment comes they know long months of training will pay heavy dividends / By Allan Morrison ..... Beating Tojo at his own Game - Our troops have evolved tricks of their own and discovered the enemy's fatal weaknesses / By Frank L. Kluckhohm ..... 'Taxi, Sailor?' / By Lt. Col. Jack Redding ..... Invasion~Old Style - England Stormed onto France in 1346 and held a beach 200 years

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 11
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 11
Vol. 4 No. 86 Friday, Feb. 11, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Forts Hit Brunswick in Giant Air Duel - Hordes of Fighters Fail to Stop Blow at Nazi Aircraft Plants - Terrific Dogfights Develop; New Luftwaffe Tactics Force Some U.S. Escorts Back; Libs Raid Holland ..... Calais Raiders Told: Smash Secret Targets at Any Cost / By Bud Hutton ..... Allies in Italy Beat Off Big Beach Drive - Main Weight of German Counter-Offensive Still To Come, However ..... Reds Split Trapped Foe; 10 Miles From Krivoi Rog ..... U.S. Bombings Smashing Japs Out of Rabaul - Being Abandoned as Base After Repeated Attacks; Madang Deserted ..... Rights of Jews in Italy Restored by Emmanuel ..... Doolittle Shows King, Queen Around - 'Darn Sweet Lady,' Says Flier After Royal Visit To U.S. Bomber Base / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Pick 10 to Seek New Vote Plan - House, Senate Conferees To Hunt a Formula to Avoid a Stalemate ..... Brrr! It's Really Cold in Midwest; 11 Inches of Snow ..... Safeguarding Invasion Cargoes - Secret Conference Decides Where Convoys Slip In / By Don Hewitt ..... Bails Out With 'Chute in Arms, Snags It on Door, Lands Safely / By Bud Hutton ..... Bricker Fears Finance Policy Means a Weak Post-War U.S. - Ohio Governor Opens Bid For Presidency; Fears a U.S. Weak in Future ..... Staten Island Is Shelled, But It Was All an Error ..... New U.S. Cargo Plane Made of Plastic Wood ..... Senator Bridges to Marry ..... German Fighter Output Cut 43% - War Department Releases Report of 8th Air Force Operations for 1943 ..... Explore Terms, Finns Demand ..... 'Duck' Proves Its Worth So Army Orders More

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 12
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 12
Vol. 4 No. 87 Saturday, Feb. 12, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Forts Hit Frankfurt 2nd Time in 4 Days; Calais Gets It Again - Fighter Opposition Nil in Comparison With Thursday Battle, Fatal to 29 Forts; Direct Hits on Rail Center ..... 55-Plane Bag In 1 Day Sets Fighter Mark ..... Reds Close On Base Shielding Trapped Nazis - Artillery Rakes 4 Sections - Of Encircled Divisions; Soviets Gain in North ..... 36th and 'Red Bulls' Of the 34th Division Battling for Cassino ..... Greenland Used As German Base - Luftwaffe Was Within Range of U.S. in '43, Article Reveals ..... Vicious Nazi Tank Assault Hits Tommies - But British Strike Back As Beachhead Battle Rages in Storm ..... 'Situation Tense'-FDR ..... Icy Winds Plummet Mercury to 42 Below ..... Towers Slated For Post As Deputy Under Nimitz ( Vice-Admiral John T. Towers ) ..... 3-Power Oil Conference - Is Slated for Washington ..... 150,478 Casualties ..... Nazis in Captured Forts Fly Beside U.S. Formations ..... Freddie Mills Asks Joe Louis For World Title Bout Here / By Charles F. Kiley ..... Army's Own Roasters Assure - Spam Ribbon Wearers Get Real U.S. Coffee ..... Allied Air Power Again - Propaganda on Jerry's Radio Jammed Out, All but the Music ..... Yanks, Aussies Meet Near Japs' Base at Madang - Complete Seizure of Area; 14,000 Nips Killed In 5-Month Fight ..... Chaplin Indicted By Grand Jury ..... Willkie Visions '44 Crisis, Calls For New Leader - Says FDR Administration Has Forfeited Right To Head Nation ..... Tea Bowl Grid Game Sunday To Be Aired on U.S. Network ..... Negroes Mark History Week ..... And Now The Hell-Diver Has Joined The Marines ..... Passenger Plane Crashes In Mississippi Snowstorm ..... ETO Art Show Open Tomorrow ..... Ambassador lo Finland Resigns

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 14
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 14
Vol. 4 No. 88 Monday, Feb. 14, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Heavies Hit Pas de Calais Again; January's 22,000 Tons a Record - Libs,Forts Plaster Secret Area 41st Day Out of 54 - Raids' Peak Month Includes Italy; 930 Planes Bagged ..... Reds Seize Luga,Close New Trap - Way Opened for a Drive On Pskov; Barrier to Lwow Line Falls ..... Allies Attacking in Italy; 'We'll Win'- Churchill ..... U.S. Merchant Navy Tops World in Ships, Tonnage ..... No Price Cut, No Haircut, Army Tells Barber Shops ..... Two Nurses Killed As U.S. Hospital Is Hit by Shells in Italy ..... Four 'Cave Men' Admit Hiding Out to Beat Draft ..... Snow Blankets East, Midwest - Traffic Snarled on Coast By Storm; Many States Hit by Cold Wave ..... Stilwell Pledges Great Assault To Aid U.S. Landings in China ..... Harry Hopkins' Son Killed ..... 41 Jap Aircraft KQ'd in Heavy Raid on Rabaul - Attack Climaxes a Week Of Intense Bombing; Libs Hit New Ireland ..... Army's Exhibit Of Art Opened ..... Mosquitoes Now Operate Against Japs in Burma ..... Repatriation for Diplomats ..... Pravda Attacks Polish Leaders - Hits Government in Exile Shortly Before Bullitt Praises Group ..... It's a Family Feud Now; U.S. Navy Gets Hitler Kin ( William Patrick Hitler ) ..... Lt. Col. Ida W. Danielson New Nurse Chief in ETO ..... Cagney Is All Set to 'Take On' the ETO - He'll Dance, Sing, Pray It's Good, for He's Been Told We're Tough / By Arthur W. White ..... Navy Aero Club Opened For Men of U-Boat Patrol ..... More Rumors Of Finn Peace Moves Pop Up - Former Envoy to Russia Reaches Sweden; Trip Stirs Speculation ..... Two Named to Key Posts In OWI Overseas Branch ..... All Work, No Play Keeps U.S. Trains Rolling On in Italy ..... St. Valentine's Dances Today In Many Clubs - Programs Listed by ARC For Towns Outside London Area ..... WACs' Goddess to Fly Against Hitler - Lib Pallas Athene Named to Honor GI Amazons ..... 5 Million GIs Have Allotments - 54,000,000 Checks Worth $3,000,000 Already Sent To Soldiers' Families ..... Piper Cubs Thumbing Noses at the Luftwaffe ..... 'Chutist Wins Bond For Scheme to Get Rat Down to Gutter ..... One Gift of 400 Pounds Helps Zoom Orphans' Fund Past 45,000 British Pounds ..... ETO Gets Look At Indian Actor - Chris-Pin Martin Is Out With USO Show; Week's Schedules Listed ..... Britain Is Paid Winant Tribute At Lincoln Fete - Envoy Expresses Thanks For Plan for Memorial At Ancestral Site ..... A Modern Jean Valjean Sent Back to Cell as Killer ..... Grew Warns U.S. Against 'Sugar-Coated' Jap Peace ..... 3 Bombers Crash; 19 Die ..... Marconi Medal to Arnold ..... Trapped Germans 'Fight to Death' - Encircled Pocket Refuses to Give Up to Russians - Soviets Closing In Relentlessly on Starving Force ..... Flood of Pleas For Muster-Out Bonus Pours In - Veterans Are Promised Checks Within 2 Weeks Of Their Applications ..... The Sarong's Still There, Though; Knitwear Is Kept Open to Prove It ..... Nominations for 'Oscars' Announced by Hollywood ..... Wallace Seeks People's Peace - Says U.S. Must Provide Jobs and Goods for All In Days to Come ..... U.S. Gives French Navy Destroyer Escort Craft ..... '44 Plane Output To Go Up 40 Pct. - WPB Aide Says Emphasis Will Be on Bombers, Long-Range Fighters ..... Tin Cup Set Out to Get Chaplin Back to Britain ..... Congress Passes Tax Bill For Two-Billion Increase

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 15
Vol. 4 No. 89 Tuesday, Feb. 15, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Comeback In Italy Nets Allies Gains - British Take Key Bridge; German Hopes Fading, Stockholm Says ..... Rommel Inspects Tanks in France ..... Soviets Are Closing On Pskov in North; Nazis in Full Flight - Trapped Divisions In South Lose More Ground ..... From Diapers to Long Johns - U.S. Air Power No Longer RAF's Little Brother--Wilson ..... 'Good Army, but It Must Be Better,' Devers Insists ..... Blinded, Handless, Pilot Today Sees, Flies Once More ..... Dutch Airfield Is Hit by P47s - Fighter-Bombers in Blow At Gilze-Rijen; Calais Area Pounded Again ..... Group Insists Roosevelt Make Peace Aims Clear ..... Browder Urges Support Of a 4th Term for FDR ..... OK on Food Subsidy Ban By Congress Held Certain ..... It's Just One Great Big War - Only Chinese Flying in ETO Bags His First Nazi Fighter ( 2/Lt. Wau Kau Kong ) ..... Libs Hammer Jap Airfields in Timor, Celebes - Huge Fires Set in Indies Raid; Rabaul Given Another Blow ..... Fliers Mark Anniversary Of 10th AF by Blasting Foe ..... Willkie Urges Action Now To Spur Trade With Allies ..... 'Invasion Coast' Controls Extended to South France ..... An Accolade Earned in Sicily - 'Chutist Medics' Bravery Wins Paratroops' Acclaim / By Philip H. Bucknell ..... Finland's Big Fear Is Soviet's Occupation / By Robert Sturdevant ..... No Man's Land Of Mines Left At Leningrad - Scourged Areas Combed By Sappers; Eyewitness Tells of Devastation / By Duncan Hooper ..... Russians Find Bodies of 1,200 - Two Ditches Yield Grisly Evidence of New Nazi Mass Murder ..... U.S. Clinic Set Up To Turn Drunkard Into an Ardent Dry ..... Beckham Awarded DSC For Heroism on Oct. 10 ..... ARC Striving To Get Aid to Japs' Captives - It Admits Enemy Policies Must Change, However, if Effort Is to Succeed ..... The Lisbon Story--Straight From the Ouija Board - 80 U.S. Divisions in Russia, Portuguese Colonel Declares ..... Charlie Chaplin Gives Self Up - He's Fingerprinted, Then Photographed--Despite Scowls and Protests ..... Russo-Finnish Talks Reported - Ex-Minister to Russia Is Said to Have Submitted Peace Plan Already ..... Boy With 4 Arms, 4 Legs Made Normal in Operation

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 16
Vol. 4 No. 90 Wednesday, Feb. 16, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Calais Gets 43rd Attack In 57 Days - 6 Types of Bombers Hit Area in Day-Long Series of Blows ..... Drive Opens to Win All Cassino; Bridgehead Advance by British Regains Area Lost to Germans - Planes Rip Enemy Lines North and South of Rome ..... Benedictine Monastery Bombed Of Necessity to Rout Out Nazis - U.S. Forts Score Direct Hits on Famous Structure; Germans Scurry From Shrine They Fortified And Held Despite Allied Warnings ( St. Benedict's monastery Mount Cassino ) ..... Report Finland Has Red Offer ..... Aerial 'Freight' Cars Soon to Fly Aid to China ..... Reds Threaten Supply Line to Staraya Russa - 30 Mi. From Pskov; Nazi Units Hacking at Trap in South Also Periled ..... Cruiser to be Launched ( Oklahoma City ) ..... A Second Front That's Up to Stalin - Reich Now in Red Bomb Range; Soviet Studies USAAF Tactics ..... Nurse Tells of Landing In Balkans and Escape ..... Eisenhower Backs Plan For Invasion News Stress ..... Senate Votes to Help Feed Nazi-Occupied Countries ..... Foxholes at Anzio Echo: 'Thank God, We've Got a Navy' ..... Truce Granted Germans To Gather Cassino Dead ..... Bomber-Fighter Respect Is Mutual - Fliers Don't Even Rib Each Other in Fun Any More / By Earl Mazo ..... Sweets from South America Bolster Candy Ration of U.S. ..... Willkie, Already in Ring, Bring Hat In, Too, Outlines Campaign - Says Republicans Must Prove GOP Can Better Win War and Peace ..... Soldier Cast to Broadcast AFN Variety Show Today ..... Gabby Street Shags $5,000 Fly in Storm ..... More Winners Named In Army Art Exhibition ..... Allies Hammer Calais All Day ..... U.S. Denies Asking Britain To Tighten Up Censorship ..... Bordeaux Plot Excites Nazis ..... Nazis Reported Bragging Of a New Battle Plane ..... Allies Occupy Island in Strait Off New Britain - New Landing Unopposed; Japs Driven Back on Cape Gloucester ..... British Artist Exhibits Paintings of Fort Base ..... Navy Lt. Andrews Wins Alabama Poll by 44 Votes ..... Jap Planes Virtually Strangers At Rabaul, Marshalls--Knox

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 17
Vol. 4 No. 91 Thursday, Feb. 17, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... 2,800 Tons Hit Berlin in Greatest Raid - 30 Minutes of Hell Leave Ravaged City Blazing Once Again - Not a House Left Standing in One District; Over 1,000 RAF Planes in Night's Operation; 43 Aircraft Are Lost ..... Landing Cuts Solomons Japs - Move Ends Campaign in Those Isles - M'Arthur Announces End; 20,000 Isolated by Seizure Of Strategic Island ..... An MP Polishing His Buttons Learns He Inherited $2,000,000 ( Pvt. Ben. R. Violette ) ..... Yanks at 'Invasion School' In Giant Beach Assault / By John Vogt ..... Hitler Is Urged To Quit Finland - Demands by Generals Are Reported; 'Peace Talks' Shrouded in Secrecy ..... U.S. Printing Nazi Marks? Wouldn't Surprise FDR ..... 5 More Years of War Ahead, McIntire Fears ..... Alexander Sees Victory Certain In Bridgehead - Second Round Being Won, He Asserts; Great Air Drive Goes On ..... RAF Hits Northern Tip Of Norway, Berlin Says ..... 'Greater Love Hath No Man' - Blinded, Bleeding Gunner Asks To Be Thrown Out to Save Fort ..... Disease a Beaten Enemy In this 'Safest' of Wars / By Paul Field ..... Soviet Advance Cuts the Road to Staraya Russa - Reds Push Near Railway Lifeline; Trap Threatens Manstein's Tanks ..... 'Originals' will Meet at Mostyn; Other London ARC Fetes Set ..... Charlie Chaplin 'Ain't the Papa' - Joan Barry's Paternity Suit Ruled Out by Blood Test; U.S. Charge Unaffected ..... U.S.-Mexico River Treaty Is Submitted to Senate ..... Draft of Labor Means Chaos, Green Avers - AFL Chief Declares Bill Wouldn't Add a Single Plane, Ship or Tank ..... French Patriots Facing a Battle ..... Two Jap Admirals Killed ................. Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... On The Trail Of The U-Boat - Day in, day out, night in, night out, Navy airmen flying Liberators blockade Europe and keep the sea lanes free ..... A Sports Writer Recalls: Japs on the Fairway - Because of determination the Japs fall below par in playing golf and waging war / By Robert Harlow ..... Journey's End - That's when a Flight Surgeon's hardest job begins. His problems are not easy. / By Clark Fay ..... The CO Speaks Out - If I Could Train my Company Again... / By Capt. Clarence A. Heckethorn ..... The Chief Beachmaster says: 'It was Hell at Tarawa - Lt. Comdr. J. P. Grogan returns to the ETO with an account of the bloodiest battle in Marine Corps history / By Tom Bernard ..... The M-l Carbine Goes to War ..... Highlights of Army Talks ..... MEN OF THE 'FORTRESS' / By Cpl. Ellsworth B. Laurence ( Poem )

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 18
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 18
Vol. 4 No. 92 Friday, Feb. 18, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Bridgehead Tank Battle Rages After British Weather Germans' Heaviest Attacks South of Rome - Allies Launch Own Assault; Luftwaffe Up in Strength ..... Nazis Strive To Slow the Pskov Drive - Fighting Fierce Delaying Action; Enemy Tanks Routed in South ..... Gen. Eisenhower Visiting Forces Throughout U.K. - Chats With Soldiers at Surprise Inspections; Tedder Is Along ..... 200,000 Troops Sent Home Since War's Start ..... King, Queen Visit ARC Club, Flush One Sleepy Disbeliever / By Arthur W. White ..... 400 Red Bombers Blast Helsinki in A Nine-Hour Raid ..... Navy's 30-Billion Budget An Appropriation Record ..... Joan Barry Fights Results Of Chaplin Blood Tests ..... Parties in Row On Troop Vote - GOP, Democrat Leaders Accusing Each Other of 'Playing Polities' ..... MP's $2,000,000 Inheritance Shrinks to a Paltry $200,000 ..... Berlin Transport Reported Paralyzed as Fires Rage ..... U.S. Population Drops 4 Million in 3.5 Years ..... Keep Your Shirts On, Stimson Tells Anzio Pessimists ..... Ground Forces Stage a Rehearsal - Tanks Win 'Battle' After Bridgehead Is Secured / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Before Plane Even Was Invented, The U.S. Army Had an Air Base ..... 'Peace Now' Group Accused Of Sedition in Dies' Report - Committee Links Nazis With Former Loader In U.S. Movement ..... GI Jane to Tell of WACs' Combat Duties on AFN ..... Draft in Peace Time Is Urged by Hershey ..... Daughter of W. Wilson Dies in Seclusion in India ..... Asks Army to Free Medic To Stop Her Hiccoughs ..... 300,000 to Quit Singapore ..... 11th Brotherhood Week Proclaimed by Roosevelt ..... War Loan Drive Expected To Pass Goal by 4 Billions Carolines Raid Takes U.S. Libs Near Japs' Truk - Ponape Blasted, One Ship Sunk; Kavieng Is Left A 'Mass of Flames' ..... The Army Sends Varga Pinups Out On Tour of Bases ..... Soldier-Wife Playgirls Called 'Moral Lepers'

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 19
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 19
Vol. 4 No. 93 Saturday, Feb. 19, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Japs Report Furious U.S. Blows at Truk - Attacking Battle Fleet Keeps Radio Silence; No News of a Landing - Tokyo Says American Carrier Planes Are Battering Base; Broadcast 'Welcomes' Big Naval Clash ..... Reef Encircles Series of Island Forts on Truk - Jap Base Called 'Answer To Gunner's Dream' by One-Time Visitor / By Junius B. Wood ..... Germans Quit Staraya Russa - Outflanked Foe Acts to Avert Trap - Move May Be Too Late; Reds Threaten Escape Lines West to Pskov ..... '9th AF Here' Unveils Public Secret No. 1 - We'll Smash Invasion Wall - Stimson and Arnold Paint Picture of Giant Forces Massing for Blow ..... Civilians Denied Excess Copper ..... Allies Hold Lines Firm Near Anzio - New Battle Rages After Foe's Attack Fails; Huge Air Cover ..... 'Startling New Planes': Arnold ..... Wallace Says Troop Vote Would Favor Roosevelt ..... U.S. Arsenal to Triple Output Bound Overseas ..... Billy Mitchell's Ghost on Every Raid - The War Vindicates A Man Far Ahead Of His Army - 'Broken' Visionary Died 8 Years Ago Today / By Bud Hutton ..... 20-Year Post-War Program Of Home Building Envisaged - U.S. Housing Chief Urges Vast Project Financed By Private Sources ..... All-Navy Musical Program Scheduled Tonight on AFN ..... Wrecking of Monastery Military Necessity-FDR ..... Quiz Program at ETO Base Observes Negro History Week ..... Medic to Be Given Leave To Cure Hiccoughing Girl ..... Senate Measure Gives UNRRA $1,350,000,000 ..... Counsel for Joan Barry Quits in Paternity Case ..... Farmer Draft Deferments Ordered Re-Examined ..... House Sustains Veto on Bill to Ban Subsidies - Acts After FDR Lashes Out, Says Plan Would Zoom Living Cost ..... Gas-Laden Vessel Survives Ordeal of U-Boats and Fire

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 21
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 21
Vol. 4 No. 94 Monday, Feb. 21, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Four U.S. Task Forces Blasting Jap Bases in Pacific ..... Greatest Day Raids Hit Luftwaffe Plants - Huge U.S. Armada Strikes After RAF Hammers at Leipzig - Over 800 American Heavies Drive Deep Into Reich to Blast Important Factories Building Fighters ..... Yanks Seize 2 Airfields In Marshalls - 23 Nipponese Ships Sunk; Attacks On Over 1,250 Miles of Enemy Waters ..... Adm. Kirk Is Named to Lead Naval Task Force for Invasion - Adms. Hall and Wilkes Also Given Key Posts In U.S. Command ..... Baruch Submits a Plan For a Lasting U.S. Boom ..... Chennault Gets Set for Nimitz ..... Tokyo Ultimate Goal---Doolittle - 8th AF Chief Reveals His Men Flew 19,000 Sorties In the Last 30 Days ..... Joan Barry's Mania Says: Let's Drop the Whole Thing ..... German Wedge Being Wiped Out In Anzio Battles - Nazis Beaten Back After Driving In Nearly 2 Mi.; Enemy Losses Heavy ..... 10 Bail Out of Fort and Land, Among Other Places, in Print / By Henry B. Jameson ..... The Home Front Takes A Leaf from U.K.'s Book ..... Reds' Bombers Strike Pskov a Smashing Blow - Hamstring Rail Junction Toward Which Nazis Are Streaming ..... Magician's Bag of Tricks Gone, He Lacks Power to Get It Back ..... Mass Assault, Mass Heroism - Entire Fortress Group Cited For Jan. 11 Brunswick Attack ..... U.S. Radio May Attempt Invasion 'Blow-by-Blow' ..... Leaders Offer To Compromise On Troop Vote - Green, Connally Willing, But Eastland Hold Out For States 'Rights' ..... Michigan Advances Primaries Aid Troops ..... Ohio Restores Franchise To Troops Gone 2 Years ..... The Pin-Up Gets the Go-By In U.S. Art Show Popularity ..... Both Parties' High Command Map Drive Toward White House - FDR Is Believed Certain To Run, Republican Field Wide Open ..... Cagney Makes London Debut ..... Asserts U.S. 'Drafted' FDR 'for the Duration* ..... Asks 200 Million For Red Cross ..... $140,000,000 Oil Pipeline To Alaska Is Completed ..... Washington s Birthday Dances Scheduled by Red Cross Clubs ..... Soviet Confers High Honors on 52 Americans - Army, Navy and Merchant Marine---Eisenhower to Privates---Honored ..... OK PX Sales Of U.S. Papers ..... Secret Weapons: No. IEnemy Planes - Nazi Science Takes the Defensive - Foe's Efforts to Better Fighters and Flak Show Reversal / By Bud Hutton ..... 62 Pct. Decline In Construction Noted in Year - Totals Reflect Decreasing Expansion of America's War-Industrial System ..... Nazi Prisoner-Workers Accorded Union Status ..... Girl's Hiccoughing Halted by Medic on Emergency Leave ..... U.S. Again Hit By Zero Wave - Mercury Plunges Down In East, Midwest; Heavy Snowfalls Reported ..... Invasion Power Tops in History - Somervell Cites Massing Of Might, Says Allies Will 'Make Sure' ..... Private Held as Traitor In Escape of Two Nazis ..... Peace-Time Belly Laugh To Be Strictly Uninhibited ..... 'Efficiency - Man' Bedaux Commits Suicide in Miami ..... Bloomington Will Name Airport for War Hero ..... Relief for the Liberated Will Spur Victory: Lehman

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 22
Vol. 4 No. 95 Tuesday, Feb. 22, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... 19 Jap Vessels Sunk, 201 Planes Destroyed at Truk ..... 8,000 Tons on Reich in 36 Hours - 2nd Giant U.S. Blow Continues Blasting of Plane-Building Cities - NW Germany Hit After 1,000-Bomber Raid Sunday, 2 RAF Attacks; Fighter Output Slashed 25 Pct., Arnold Asserts ..... U.S. Losses 17 Aircraft in 2-Day Thrust - Pearl Harbor 'Partially Avenged'; Two Enemy Cruisers Sent Down ..... Tojo Takes Over As Japs Fire Chiefs Of Army and Navy ..... Russians Battle In the Suburbs Of Krivoi Rog - Closing Giant Trap on Ore Center; Reds Driving For Dno in North ..... Yanks Attack Battered Nazis On Beachhead - Half of German Wedge Against Anzio Line Is Wiped Out ..... Desert Pals or Risk Lives?---2 Gamble With Death---and Lose ..... 1,000 Fighters Set 3 Records In Great Raids ..... Would Raise Draft Age To Keep Fathers Home ..... A Lady Dreamed, So 4 Float Down To a Dream Feast ..... Secret Weapons: No. 2Allied Planes - Super B17 in Van of New Air Power - But United Nations Have Others Up Their Sleeves / By Bud Hutton ..... Kentucky Flood Takes Lives of 3 More Victims - Death Toll Rises to Four; 100 Families Forced to Flee Their Homes ..... Americans Help Fight Raid Fires - See 2nd Attack on London In 48 Hours; Called Propaganda 'Blitz' ..... Naples Typhus Epidemic Checked, U.S. Medics Say ..... Rayburn Says Roosevelt Will Veto the New Tax Bill ..... 9 GIs In England Receive U.S. Citizenship Papers ..... Mark Birthday Of Washington - U.S. and British Officials To Unveil Plaque at Ancestor's Home ..... Oona O'Neill Chaplin Says The Stork Is Due in August ..... Roosevelt Has a Powwow With Military Chieftains

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 23
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 23
Vol. 4 No. 96 Wednesday, Feb. 23, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... U.S. in First Joint North-South Air Blow - Heavies From Italy And Britain Plaster Bomb-Drunk Reich - Double Thrust Splits Luftwaffe, Battered Without Letup Since Sunday in Five Massive Assaults ..... U.S. Bomber Force Tops RAF's Now - Premier Tells of Growing Pre-Invasion Bombing; War May Enter '45 ..... Krivoi Rog Falls To Reds; City Is Wrecked by Foe - Way Cleared for Russian Push Toward Nikolaev, Kherson and Odessa ..... U.S. Planes Again Hit Kuriles; West Marshalls Mopped Up ..... L.A. Strike Keeps Power Cut After Gale Fells Lines ..... U.S. Dominant Now in Pacific - Knox Cites Navy's Deeds, But Warns China Coast Still Is Far Away ..... Libs Forced Down in Sweden To Join Airline Run to Britain ..... Howard Promoted, Given Command of First P51B Group ..... Secret Weapons: No. 3---Ground Plans - Invasion Will Unveil Hidden Arms - Both Sides Sitting Tight on Latest Inventions ..... Guns Hammer Nazis Massing Anew at Anzio - Lull in Ground Battling Follows 2nd German Bridgehead Defeat ..... Yanks Seized at Anzio Up to Par, Nazis Admit ..... 1943 Aluminum Output 75 Pct. Over That of '42 ..... New Symphonic Series Starts on AFN Tonight ..... In London You Suffer Most, Devers Declares ..... Help Wanted Even Helps Magicians Find Lost Tricks ..... U.S. Moving to Effect Baruch Prosperity Plan ..... Col. William A. Hatcher, Group Chief, Is Prisoner in Germany ..... Ask Intercession by U.S. 'In the Behalf of Finland' ..... Congress Gets Tax Bill Back; FDR Vetoes It - Roosevelt Scores 2-Billion Plan as a Concession to Special Privilege ..... Village of Washington Marks Birthday of 'Father' of U.S.

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 24
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 24
Vol. 4 No. 97 Thursday, Feb. 24, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Libs from Italy Hit Luftwaffe's Largest Ball-Bearing Plants - 310 Nazi Fighters Downed in Great 3-Day Offensive ..... -And This Isn't Germany Speaking - Is Reich Still Strong?--Puh-lenty! / By J. Wes Gallagher ..... Barkley Breaks With Roosevelt; Capital Stunned - Quits as Democratic Chief Of Senate in a Dramatic Protest on Tax Veto ..... Says Poll Defeat for FDR Would Pep Up All the Axis ..... Worried Tokyo Declares Philippines State of Crisis ..... Finnish 'Envoy' Returns Home - Peace Mission to Sweden By Paasikivi Believed A Complete Failure ..... Bombs Strike Stockholm; Gunfire Heard off Coast ..... February Bomber Losses Sink From 3.1% Average to 2.2% ..... 3 U.S. Nurses at Anzio Awarded the Silver Star ..... Lonergan Trial Postponed ..... Nazis Lose 10 Planes In London Fire Raid ..... Two Outposts Of Pskov Are Being Battered - Red Armies of the Ukraine Gathering for Start of Big Advance West ..... Seven of Every 10 Buying Bonds, Morgenthau Says ..... British Troops 'Cheated' Of Smokes, Paper Charges ..... Secret Process Increases Speed, Range of Planes ..... Secret Weapons: No. 4-The Bogey Stories - Buck Rogers Is on the Firing Line - Reports of Fantastic Schemes Put Out By Germans ..... FDR Orders Army to Seize L. A. Light and Water Facilities ..... Provides for Operation By U.S. to Avert Crisis Due to Coast Strike ..... Red Cross Clubs in London List Programs for the Week ..... When This Boy Necks, Anything May Happen ..... Yanks Smash 2 New Attacks In Anzio Area - Nazis Still Regrouping, However, for Another Big Try in Italy ..... City Living Costs Drop 2 Per Cent in a Month ..... Back From Attu - Martha O'Driscoll ..... Plane Carrier Shangri La Will Be Launched Today ..... U.S. Chiefs Hail Russia's Army On Anniversary - Marshall Cites Its Recent Victories as Forerunners Of Ultimate Triumph ..... Roosevelt Agrees That War May Not End in ETO in '44 ................. Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... A Globe-Busting Outfit Hits '100' ( 93rd Bomb Group ) - From Oslo to Ploesti, the oldest Liberator Group in the ETO has plastered Nazi targets with nearly 7,000,000 lbs. of HE / By Lt. Carroll W. Stewart ..... Sea-going 'G-Men' Shadow the Axis - Experts on landing operations and U-Boat destruction, America's 'shallow water' sailors are adding colorful pages to Coast Guard history. / By Jean Bradnick ..... Saga of The 'Spit kits' / By Alfred Wagg ..... 'Yankee Doodlers' Come to Town - Another All-Soldier Show comes to the ETO―a fast-moving production, whose talented cast makes the most of a well-written script. It's strictly GI from start to finish. ..... Greeks Have A Word For It - The desire to fly brought Steve Pissanos from Greece to America-A lucky break for the USAAF ..... Highlights of Army Talks

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 25
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 25
Vol. 4 No. 98 Friday, Feb. 25, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Heavies Again Blast Reich's Air Vitals - Schweinfurt, Gotha Bearing and Plane Plants Hammered - 15th Major Day Raid of Record Month Meets Fierce Opposition; Largest B26 Force Bombs Enemy Airdromes ..... Planes Strike 1,300 Miles From Tokyo - Task Force That Hit Truk Makes Bold Thrust 1,300 Miles From Philippines ..... 118,128 Army Casualties Kite U.S. Total to 157,865 ..... Barkley Is Kept In Post; House Overrides Veto - Senate Democrats Retain Leader; FDR in Personal Appeal to Kentuckian ..... Finland Ready For Peace Now, Is Awaiting Terms, OWI Hears ..... Last Barrier In Drive for Pskov Falls - Reds Take Dno; Rogachev Captured in New White Russia Offensive ..... Dewey Cancels Entry In Wisconsin Primaries ..... Time Changes April 2 Britain will go on Double Summer Time ..... Americans Help Fight Fires, Dig For Raid Victims - London Bombings Give Yanks a Taste of Blitz ..... FDR Order Ends Strike; Los Angeles Lights Go On ..... Spaatz in Mediterranean ..... U.S. Blitz on Reich Just Starting―Patterson ..... A Cackle From GI Rockers - Graybeards Rise to Protest 'Oldest Draftee's' Claim / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Granddaddy of 'Em All In the ETO a Volunteer ..... New Assaults By Anzio Nazis Are Beaten Off - Artillery Blasts at Other Units Massing to Attack In Cisterna Sector ..... A 20-Foot Slide Fastener On New GI Sleeping Bag ..... Month's 15th Raid Brings U.S. Pace To One in 38 Hrs. ..... Learning a Combat Trick the Hard Way - Yanks Splashing in Icy Pool Aren't All Wet, Mr. John Bull / By Tom Hoge ..... Split With Spain Urged in House ..... January Output Of Munitions Is Down Two Pct. - But Nelson Cites Emphasis On―and Gains in―Types Of Specialized Arms ..... Lonergan Murder Trial Postponed Once Again

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 26
Vol. 4 No. 99 Saturday, Feb. 26, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Battle to Finish Luftwaffe Passes 6th Day - Attacks on Stuttgart, Regensburg Climax Furious 24-Hr. Drive - Messerschmitt and Ball-Bearing Factories Pounded; Fighters Fly 1,100 Miles; Schweinfurt Gets It 3 Times ..... Nazis Leave Vitebsk, Key Baltic Base - Reds Aim New Offensive At Minsk, Threatening 450-Mile-Long Front ..... Re-employment Group Formed ..... Russia's Demands To Finns Listed in Stockholm Report ..... 'Big Three' for Invasion Inspect (And Bounce With) Tank Units / By William Smith White ..... US. Repatriates Head for Home - Some 350 American civilians interned in German-occupied territory will be repatriated aboard the Gripsholm ..... Sgt. Lowden a Helper--Not a Gaper - GI and His British Pal Save Apartment House in Fire Blitz ..... Senate, 72 to 14, Enacts Tax Bill Over FDR Veto - $2,315,000,000 Measure Passes Easily; Barkley, President 'Make Up' ..... Roosevelt Quit Capital Only to Rest, Early Says ..... Mud, Mess Kits and Dungarees - 'Front Line' Tent Hospital Already Operating in ETO ..... Roving Carrier Fleet Strikes Marshall Japs - Planes Follow Up Truk, Marianas Blows With Raids on Atolls ..... 'This Is The Army' Nets $322,000 in ETO Benefits ..... Gen. Doolittle On Air Tonight His AFN Subject: Shangri La ..... U.S. Army in Australia Makes It Tough on Cupid ..... Alexander Inspects Beachhead Yanks ..... Germans Mass Ten Divisions For Third Assault at Anzio ..... Argentine Coup Ousts Ramirez, Pro-Axis Officers Seize Control ..... Florida Guests Can't Get Gas For Trip North - Thousands of Tourists' Cars Are Stranded By Ration Board's Ban

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 28
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 28
Vol. 4 No. 100 Monday, Feb. 28, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Week's 8th AF Tonnage Tops 1st Year's - Nazi Fighter Output Is Cut To Ribbons - Down 80 Pct. in One Type, U.S. Spokesman Asserts After Big Friday Raids ..... 3-Way Push For Riga Is Developing - Reds Closing In on Pskov While 2 Other Forces to South Drive Ahead ..... Finland Reported Talking to Berlin On Peace Move ..... Job Deferments Up for Review At FDR Order - Minimum Age to Escape Draft May Be Changed From 22 to 26 ..... Not a Single Sub Attacked - Huge Convoy Lands Thousands Of Yanks in U.K. Ready to Fight ..... McNary, GOP Leader, Is Dead ..... 11 States Plan Troop Vote in May Primaries - Arrangements Are Made For Postal Application For Absentee Ballots ..... Willkie Calls Veto A 'Paper Record,' Taxes 'Inadequate' ..... Plan Studied to Merge War, Navy Departments ..... Don't Aid Allied Airmen, Germans Warn French ..... Say 50,000 Japs Virtually Cut Off On Two Islands - Gen. MacArthur Aide Cites 'Blockade' of N. Britain And New Ireland ..... Jap HQ in New Guinea Had Geisha Girls Near ..... Soo Canal Work Wins Col. Strong Legion of Merit ..... Allies at Anzio Repel Assaults - Small Nazi Units Probing Lines; Yanks Beat Off Thrusts at Cassino ..... Nazis Sprout Red Crosses, To Double Cross Yanks ..... Lt. Donald E. Knowlton Wins DSC For Heroism at Anzio ..... Georgia Fire Destroys 2,000 Drums of Resin ..... U.S. and British Medics Exchange Methods, Ideas ..... Plane Carrier Launched, 84th Since Pearl Harbor ( USS Bennington ) ..... Our Aside to GI Jane: It's a Funny War - An ATS Report to the WAC: Life in the U.S. Is Pretty Nice ..... 8th AF Tonnage in Week Tops Total in First Year of Bombing ..... Exhibition by 3 Artists Of 9th Air Force to Open ..... Strike Stops Entire Output Of Landing-Barge Plates ..... U.S. Debating Argentine Split - Farrell's Coup Reported Regarded by Capital As a Revolution ..... U.S. Refusing to Accept 'German-Tainted' Gold ..... Traveling Show Giving Lessons In Camouflage - Carnival - Like Exhibits Explain Concealment To U.K. Units ..... Ace Aerial Gunner Homeward Bound Laden With Medals ( Michael Arooth ) ..... Italian PWs Have a Yen To Be U.S. 'Voluntaries' ..... 16 USO Shows Out This Week - Schedules Are Listed; 14 More Entertainers Have Arrived in U.K. ..... P-47s Now Carry 2,000-Pounders as Bombers in South ..... Yanks Take Over British Church Services - One Yank Acts as Minister; One Delivers Sermon; Third Plays Organ; WAC Is Soloist--and All Sing in Choir ..... 'Tunisian Victory' Due In London Cinemas Soon ..... Leap Year Parties Lead List Of Programs at Some Clubs ..... Orphans Fund Within 2,500 Of First Goal - Six 100 Pounds Contributions In Week Push Total Close to 50,000 British Pounds ..... The 'Battle of Guts' at the Rapido - Yanks Get Nowhere, But Bloody Fight Helps Anzio / By John O. Kearney ..... U.S. Doubles Its Lend-Lease Aid To Reds in '43 - 7,800 Planes, 4,700 Tanks Sent; Soviet Gets 51 Pct. of Food Exports ..... Luna Park Is Swept By Coney Island Fire ..... Slaves of Sinatra Quietly Emancipate Themselves ..... Wants Marshalls Combed For Evidence of Earhart ..... Just, Stable World Order U.S. War Goal, Hull Says ..... Biddle Sees Threat Later Of Nazi Cartel Domination ..... Yanks Aren't Calloused Even Yet to Jeep fatigue ..... Biggest Airfield Expected to Be Operating in'44 - Idlewild, in Queens, N.Y., Has 2-Mile Runways, Will Handle 300 Ships Hourly

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 29
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 02 29
Vol. 4 No. 101 Tuesday, Feb. 29, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Hitler Orders Pskov Held to the Last Man; Reds 10 Mi. from City - Big Ukraine Drive Renewed; Goal Is Kherson ..... Heavies, B26s Renew Attacks, Blast at Calais - Raid Is 18th Major Smash Of Month; Flak Is Heavy; Six Bombers Lost ..... Warships, Planes Again Shell And Bomb Rabaul and Kavieng ..... U.S. Navy to Top Rest Of World's Combined ..... Finns Warned Of Italy's Fate - Parliament Meets as Nazis Issue Threat; Helsinki Raid City's Heaviest ..... 6,500 Japs Trapped In Burma; 1,500 Slain ..... 10 U.S. Airmen Saved in Alps, Others Stranded, Berlin Says ..... Manpower Shortage Past, Green Asserts ..... Ulster Lockheed Workers Must Return for Draft - All Technicians Who Are 22 or Younger Affected; Others Facing Order / By Jules B. Grad ..... Carbine Now Can Stop Tank ..... 1st Absentee Ballot Reaches ETO--for Last Year's Vote ..... U.S. Loans to Help GIs Set Up in Business Again ..... Ready to Carry Invasion,Wounded - Evacuation Group Organized, Waits Start of Big Job / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Ninth Has a Separate Troop Carrier Outfit ..... Even Germans Doubt Defenses Impregnable - Nazi Party Organ Says Air Mastery Is Key To Victory / By Taylor Henry ..... 2 GIs Cited for Risking Lives in Runaway Truck ..... Allies Bolster Anzio Forces - 2 Nazi 'House-Fortresses' Taken as British, U.S. Reserves Pour In ..... Badoglio Asks Status as Ally ..... Navy Barge-Plate Strike In Detroit Conies to End ..... Navy Will Have Big Flying Boat - JRM1 ..... Japs Shun Talk On Repatriation ..... Chinese Paper Declares Allies May Bypass Truk ..... New Rationing Plan Begun ..... Merchant Fleet Called a Peace Table Factor - Land Tells Congress U.S. Has 'Ace in the Hole' for Bargaining Purposes ..... Kidnappers Caught After Gun Battle; Girl, 16, Unharmed ( Oline McKnight )

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 01
Vol. 4 No. 102 Wednesday, Mar. 1, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Forts Raid Brunswick Without a Fight - Scene of Big Battle Jan. 11 Hit; Luftwaffe Is Markedly Absent - Huge U.S. Fighter Escort Accompanies Heavies; Blows Last Week Possible Factor in Lack of Opposition ..... Invasion Air Plans Set, Climax To War Is NearingSinclair ..... Tax Taps High Brass Only - March 15 Is One Day in 366 We've Got It on the Home Front ..... Guns, Planes Are Blasting Pskov Nazis - Reds Now in Sight of Baltic Gateway; New Drive in Nevel Sector Opened ..... Federal-Ballot 'Test' Planned - Proponents Hope to Have Courts Pass on Bill's Constitutionality ..... Finn Decision May Be Near ..... 5 O'Clock Whistle at Front ( Pskov ) ..... FDR Asks Some U.S. Jobs Be Offered Only to Vets ..... Medics Fight Lowering Draft Physical Standard ..... Judge Brushes Aside Charges Of Bias, Opens Lonergan Trial ..... Rabaul Raiders Unmolested for 7th Day in Row - Over 200 Bombers Paste Battered Base; Libs Hit 2 New Guinea Targets ..... 40 Pct. of Japs' Shipping Gone ..... Swede Says Ruhr Mills Still Going Despite Raids ..... Anti-Badoglio 'Strike' Won't Halt Production ..... Gunners Practice on 'Trolley Tank' - Moving Silhouette Features Range Built by U.S. ..... Reporter Rides With Flood Tide Of Power Pouring Into Britain / By Charles Lynch ..... Allied Thrusts May Force Jap Fleet Into Test - U.S. Navy Is Threatening To Isolate the Mainland From Empire of South ..... Stalin Tells FDR Allied Blows Bring Final Victory Near ..... Three More U.S. Fliers Rescued in AlpsBerlin ..... 100,000 Attend GI Art Exhibit ..... 4 Seabees Win Awards For Saving 90 in Landing ..... Combat Wing Chiefs Win DFC for Raid Leadership ..... Germans Shell Anzio Heavily ..... FDR Asks Extension Of 'Good Neighbor' Plan ..... Russian Army, Navy Officers See Yank Invasion Exercise ..... Quints Born by Phone, But It Was a Bad Line ..... Fund Drive On For Red Cross - No Appeal to Be Made Among Service Men, Gibson Discloses ..... 'Gestapo Captain' Gives Self Up in New York ( Alfred Lilley ) ..... Gas-Stranded Tourists' Howl Becomes Roar - Thousands Besiege OPA In South, Plead for Coupons to Get North ..... U.S. Has Enough Training Aircraft, Cancels Contracts ..... Plane Sets New Mark For Atlantic Crossing ( Piloted by Capt. A. Rankin )

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 02
Vol. 4 No. 103 Thursday, Mar. 2, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks Land on Admiralty Isles, 1,300 Miles from the Philippines, Cutting Sea Life-Line to Rabaul - Seize Vital Airfield In Surprise Blow From Destroyers ..... Reds' Peace Terms Sent To Finland - 6-Point Proposal Demands Internment of All Nazi Troops and Ships ..... Finland Closes Pubs; Once a Peace Augury ..... Advance Units Of Reds Reach Pskov Suburbs - Final Battle for Junction Begins; Flanks of City's Defenders Menaced ..... Atrocity Story's Delay Hurt Bond Drive, Treasury Says ..... Navy Yard Welder Indicted In Sabotage of Battleship ..... Jap 'Pearl Harbor' Phoney Fortress? - 'Mighty' Truk Myth Exploded, Even Lacks Battleship Drydock ..... FDR Returns to Desk, Sees Military Leaders ..... Dewey Says Peace Terms Must Not Be Too Rigid ..... Billy Cely, Davy Crockett--Synonyms - Texas Honors a Son, the 'Papa' Who Brought 'Em Home in Fort ..... Planes Hit Truk at Will For Nearly 2 Days / By Lief Erickson ..... Tokyo Says U.S. Planes In Hops Over Mainland ..... The RAF Flies the Luftwaffe,Too - 'Circus' of Captive Planes on Tour For Inspection / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Devastated Marshalls Whipped Into Shape as American Bases ..... Argentina Faces Revolt Against Pro-Axis Clique - U.S. Watches Closely as Army-Navy Rebellion Rumors Persist ..... FBI Exposes British Tar Posing as Gestapo Captain ..... ETO Cpl. Waits Publication Of His 'The Concerto' in U.S. - Ex-Victor Research Man Wrote Nearly Half In the Army ..... Texans to Celebrate Tonight At Mostyn Club State Dinner ..... Alvin York's Son Dons ODs; Hitler'd Better Git ..... Nazis Massing For Anzio Push - Germans' Unsuccessful Use Of Small Robot Tanks Revealed by Allies ..... B26s Set New Medium Record ..... Baruch Offers 8-Pt. Program For Conversion - Urges Speediest Possible Resumption of Output For Civilian Needs ..... ................. Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... England Wants Ships - Below is the story of what followed President Roosevelt's famous statement. 'Ocean' ships, built in American yards and manned by British seamen, are a tribute to Allied sea power / By Don Hewitt ..... Meet a Frontline Chaplain ( Lt. Col. William E. King ) - From the Stars and Stripes, Algiers ..... Jumping With the Chips down - 'Toil and sweat' is the motto at an ETO Training Center where Army Specialists qualify as Paratroopers / By Philip Bucknell ..... GO! Capt. Herbert Sobell, watches the students making their first jump ( 101st Airborne 506th Easy Company ) ..... Favorites Die Here / By Sgt. Clyde Zimmerman ..... GI's View of 'Liberty Run' / By Cpl. Robert J. Stine, USAAF ..... Highlights of Army Talks

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 03
Vol. 4 No. 104 Friday, Mar. 3, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Day Raid Follows Big Blow at Stuttgart - SW Reich Is Struck by Forts, Libs - 1,900 Tons Are Dropped By RAF; Marauders Hit Points in France ..... Yanks Gain In Drive in Admiralties - Beat Off Japanese Attacks; Enemy Carrier Blasted By British Subs ..... Japs 'Playing 'Possum' With Fleet-Vandegrift ..... Counsel for Joan Says Blood Tests Aren't Conclusive ..... 860,000 in 2A Facing Callup - Hershey Says Rejectees Alone Total Size of U.S. Forces in Last War ..... Legion Head Sees Invasion Costing 800,000 Casualties ..... 20 Men and Girls Arrested by Vice Raiders in N.Y. ..... Hymns With K-Rations To Cheer Fighting Men ..... Paper Gets a Death-House Scoop - Lepke, About to Die, Blurts Out Sensational 'High Intrigue' Tale ..... Shifts to GOP Loom in House - Special Elections May Keep Democrats From Getting Absolute Majority ..... Allied Aid Cut, Turks Declare ..... Judge Debating Appeal For Lonergan Mistrial ..... 'National Service' Needed to Insure ProductionKnox ..... ATG Will Fly Anything, Anytime in U.K., and Does / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Sudden Thaw Slows Russian Drive in North - Nazis Counter-Attacking At Pskov; Reds Pushing Deeper Into Estonia ..... Yanks Are Firing The Machine Gun Now From the Hip ..... Giles to Succeed Royce As Middle East Air Chief ..... Gen. Theodore Roosevelt Is Reported in Britain ..... U.S. Asked to Draft Childless Women 21-28 ..... Finns Are Cool To Red Terms - 6-Point Peace Proposal Believed Likely to Be Turned Down ..... Lib 'Bag o' Bones' Back With Even Those Shattered ( Pilot - 1/Lt. H. E. Broxton, of Birmingham, Ala ) ..... Red Cross Worker Wins Silver Star for Heroism ..... Yanks Repulse German Attack On Bridgehead - U.S. Counter-Thrusts Hurl 3 Nazi Divisions Back After Initial Gains ..... Lives 1st, Rome Buildings Second, Stimson Asserts ..... Bowles Assails Black Market ..... WACs Serving in Italy ..... Rubber Checks Bounce on 'Major,' 'Captain' - Big Spree as Phony Officers Puts 2 in Civilian Guardhouse ..... Visitors Denied Gas by South Can't Even Get a Train Home - ODT Curbs Non-Essential Travel, Creates Vast Bus-Rail Jam ..... Woman Found Slain In Washington Cathedral ( Catherine Cooper Reardon )

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 04
Vol. 4 No. 105 Saturday, Mar. 4, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Berliners See First U.S. Planes As Fighters Sweep Over City; Heavies Hit Northwest Reich - 4 French Airfields Pounded in Deep Thrust by B26s ..... 3rd Division Is Hailed for Italy Victory - Yanks Get Major Credit In Smashing Back Nazis; Bombers Batter Foe ..... FDR Nominates Lee for Lt. Gen. ..... 6,000,000 Reported On Strike in N. Italy ..... RAF Now Dropping A 12,000-Pound Bomb ..... 'Luck' in Blow At Admiralties Comes to Light - U.S. 'Followed Up' When Little Resistance Met 'Reconnaissance' Force ..... Ella Logan Will Appear In Show's London Debut ..... Stilwell Reported Wounded ..... Third of Italian Fleet Will Go To Russia, FDR Discloses ..... Congress Gets New Vote Plan - Conferees' Compromise Gives Troops Restricted Use of a Federal Ballot ..... His Comment: 'What, Only Two Days? - Last-Minute Stay of 48 Hours Saves Lepke From the Chair ..... Did Soldier Punch Lewis in the Nose? Miners' Chief Mum ..... Nazis Say New Bomber Is in Use Over London ..... Beckham Down; 8th's Top Ace ..... We're the Guinea Pigs - Anglo-U.S. Unity Getting Its Real Test Right Here / By James B. Reston ..... Clergy Differ on Remarriage For Couples Separated by War - Two Protestants For, One Against Idea; Catholic, Rabbi Disapprove ..... U.S. Network Radio Programs ..... A 'Caesarian' Gives Betty Grable Daughter ..... Lonergan Case Mistrial; Judge Cites Lawyer - Contempt Charge Faces Counsel; Suspect Held In Cathedral Murder ..... Police Say Negro Admits Slaying Woman ( Catherine Cooper Reardon ) ..... Coal Industry Needs Every Miner--McNutt ..... May Ask U.S. to Lift Ban On Debtor Nations' Credit ..... New London ARC Club ..... Paul Lukas. Voted Year's Top Actor; 'Casablanca' Wins Picture Award ..... Davis Defeats Morgan In Louisiana Primary ..... Nazis at Narva Cut Off by Red Thrust to Gulf - Soviets Step Up Pressure On Pskov and Gain in Drive Toward Latvia ..... Stettinius Due Soon in London ..... Legion of Merit Awarded To Spiegelberg, Shearer ..... 8,760 Planes in February Sets U.S. Output Record ..... Nazi Panzer Experts Dead - Gen. Fritz Kuehn and Gen. Lutz

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 06
Vol. 4 No. 106 Monday, Mar. 6, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ...

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 07
Vol. 4 No. 107 Tuesday, Mar. 7, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Berlin Gets 1st Big Day Bombing - Fierce Battles Rage As Huge U.S. Force Dumps Tons on City - One Fort Division Fights Way In and Out; Other Forts, Libs Meet Few Fighters; Flak Heavy; Weather Better / By Bud Hutton ..... Americans Fighting in Burma - 2,000 Japs Cut Off by Yank Drive - Guadalcanal; New Guinea Veterans Open Prelude to Possible Big Campaign ..... Reds Capture Volochisk, Cut Odessa-Lwow Line ..... 28,000 Aircraft Went to Allies - 20 Pct. of Massive U.S. Output Turned Over, Crowley Reports ..... More Plants to Produce Landing-Barge Plates ..... Stem Rising Accidents, Troops Told / By Richard Wilbur ..... Yanks Begin Berlin Diary Of New Sort ..... Bereaved Clare Luce 'Adopts' British Refugee ..... The Chaplain Went Into Battle - Father Tim ( Andrysiak ) Won Respect Of His Men the Hard Way / By Charles F. Kiley ..... Gripsholm Off For U.S. With 796 Repatriates - Many Taken Against Will; Others Who Wanted to Quit Reich Left Behind ..... 70,000,000 Must Be Fed By Allies, Sayre Asserts ..... Soviet Production Soars ..... Bandits Strip Victims In Paris, Sell Clothing ..... Nazi Casualties 24,000 at Anzio - Three Big Attacks Costly For Germans; Allied Guns Continue to Pound Foe ..... Knudsen Sights Demand For 12 Million New Cars ..... ..... Uruguay Balks At Farrell OK ..... Man's Body Found in Shark ..... U.S. Oil Men Denounce Plan for Arabian Pipeline ..... Plans to Train Vets and Insure Jobs Revealed - Hines Outlines Problems On Which Action Will Be Taken by U.S. ..... First Women Killed in Action ..... Teller Held in Theft Of $3,000 in Dimes ..... 3 Air Force Officers To Face Court-Martial ..... Negro Indicted for Murder In Washington Cathedral

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 08
Vol. 4 No. 108 Wednesday, Mar. 8, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Day Blow Matches RAF Havoc In Berlin; 68 U.S. Bombers Lost Against Toll of 176 Nazi Fighters - Reich Capital Aflame, Facilities Down, Sweden Hears ..... Truk To Jap Fleet, Nimitz Says - He Believes Enemy Navy Probably Has Abandoned Site as a Base ..... Fleet Grown From 344 To 900 Warships-Knox ..... Soviets Punch Near Tarnopol In Latest Drive - 40,000 Nazis Killed, 45,000 Wounded as Reds Push On Toward Rumania ..... Congress Gets Bills Proposing A Veteran Bonus Up to $4,500 ..... Finnish Reply Given Moscow ..... Maj. Walter L. Weitner Gets First Photos Of Berlin Raid Hour After Attack ..... Declare Yourself In or Out, N.Y. Times Tells Dewey ..... Youth Admits Killing Mother ..... 20-Million-Ton Shortage In Soft Coal Is Predicted ..... Oil Talks With British ..... All Plants in Paris Area Wrecked, Repatriates Say ..... Over Berlin,This Is How It Was - Little Willie the Fort, For Instance, Made Quite a Story / By Henry B. Jameson ..... 2 Aces Tied for 2nd Boost Kills to 17, Each Getting One - Capt. Walker Mahurin, of Fort Wayne., Ind., and Lt. Robert S. Johnson, of Lawton, Okla. ..... Dived 19,000 Feet Chasing Me109s ..... Liberator Gunner Did the Bombing ( Sgt. Alfred B. Maino, of Worcester, Mass ) ..... 'Unmanageable' P-51 Is Coached to Base By a Fellow Pilot ( 2/Lt. Edward R. Regis and 1/Lt. Glen Eagleston ) ..... Convoy Losses Now Less Than 1 in 1,000 Ships - Average Sinkings Below '18 Level, Alexander Says In Commons Report ..... Icy-Nerved Pilot Of Lib Bags Zero Without One Shot ..... Stratosphere Plane Drops 'Gas' on London Nazis ..... Mystery Ship in Baltic Rains Finnish Freighter ..... Well, Just Why in Hell Is Bulgaria in the War? ..... Yanks Hold Japs In Burma Trap - Inflict Big Losses on Foe; New Landing Imperils Enemy in N. Guinea ..... 'Don't Sell Finland Down The River,' Says Bridges ..... Arabian Oil Pipeline Is Defended by Ickes ..... FDR Lays Law Down to AFL - Green Is Reported Told CIO Must Not be Barred From Labor Parley ..... Argentine - Axis Split Continues ..... Allies Attacking Cassino Nazis - Two Small Enemy Thrusts Beaten Off at Anzio; Weather Cuts Activity ..... King Victor's Overthrow Urged by Italo-Americans ..... House Votes 130 Millions For Ship-Repair Program ..... Vallee's Wife Calls It Quits ..... Allied Parleys On Post-War Aviation Bared - Talks in Washington May Be Prelude to a General United Nations Confab

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 09
Vol. 4 No. 109 Thursday, Mar. 9, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Heavies Rain 360,000 Bombs on Berlin - Over 850 Forts, Libs Set Capital Aflame In Great Fire Raid - Smoke Visible 100 Miles After Second Major Day Attack; Fierce Air Battles Deepen Gash in the Luftwaffe ..... Yanks, Chinese Join in Burma; New Landing in New Britain ..... Counter-Blows Slow Russians - Reds Push Within 6 Miles Of Tarnopol Despite Stiff Resistance ..... 90,000 Aircraft Built by Britain ..... Forts Again Hit Base at Toulon - Warships May Have Been Damaged; Lull Still Grips Land Fronts ..... Spoiling a Luftwaffe Tackle - Heavies Hit the LineB26s Blocked / By Bud Hutton ..... 377 Miles-From Toronto To N.Y.-in Just 55 Minutes ..... Second Lonergan Trial Scheduled to Open Mar. 20 ..... Publicity a Measurement Of Morale PROs Learn / By Charles F. Kiley ..... Course in Combat Intelligence Set Up for Outfit's Non-Coms / By Tom Hoge ..... 50 Million Must File Tax Return - Record Total Will Be Hit On Mar. 15, Many for The First Time ..... AFN to Broadcast 12 Hours Each Day Starting Monday ..... Heavies Rain 360,000 Bombs On Berlin in 2nd Big Day Raid ..... Farewell to Rubbish-It's Leaving by Tube ..... Somervell to Broadcast To the ETO Tonight ..... 20 Are Arrested in Utah In Polygamy Crackdown ..... Lieutenant Goes Berserk, Kills 3, Including Fiancee ..... ARC Schedules Group Forums - Discussions On at Clubs In London; Programs Are Listed ....................... Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... A Shadow Army Leaps to Arms - The drama enacted in Corsica will be repeated in many other lands ( Corsica Partisans ) / By Sgt. Herbert Mitgang ..... An Arsenal of Democracy / By James A. Burchard ..... Fighter Aces of the ETO - 63 British-based Americans in most exclusive Fighter Pilot organization of them all; no ribbons, no rules, they're justices. / By Earl Mazo ..... Capt. Walker Mahurin Lt. Robert Johnson Lt. Col. Glenn E. Duncan Capt. Thomas Ace White Lt. Col. Donald J. M. Blakeslee Lt. Col. James H. Howard 1/Lt. James M. Morris Capt. Charles P. London Maj. Walter Beckham Col. William H. Stovall Col. Laurence K. Callahan Lt. Col. Francis S. Gabreski Capt. Glen D. Schiltz Jr. Lt. Col. David G. Schilling Maj. Gerald Johnson Capt. Duane W. Beeson ..... Complete Short Story - Thanks, Sergeant!- If you don't believe topkicks can be tender-hearted, listen to this one . . . / By Octavus Roy Cohen ..... Highlights of Army Talks

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 10
Vol. 4 No. 110 Friday, Mar. 10, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Berlin Pasted 2nd Day in Row - 3rd Big Raid in 4 Days Made in Dense Cloud; Only 7 Bombers Lost - Luftwaffe Fails to Challenge Heavies' 7th Blow of Month; Not a Single Victory Claim Is Made by U.S. Crews ..... Reds Open New Assault In Ukraine - Nazi Lines Ripped Near Krivoi Rog; Russians in Streets of Tarnopol ..... 125 Nazis Downed Wednesday; Berlin 'Invasion' Plants Ruined ..... U.S. Subs Sink 16 More Vessels ..... Four Britons Return Amazed At U.S. Output, Living Standard ..... 300 Japs Killed Trying to Flee Trap in Burma - Yanks Halt Foe's Attempt To Cross River; Chinese Take Four Villages ..... FBI Nabs 6 Nazi Suspects ..... Nothing Can Stop Blitz Of Berlin, Stimson Says ..... Transfer of Italian Fleet Still Undecided-Churchill ..... Nazis Readying Warsaw For Siege, Poles Say ..... Join the Army and Learn Farming - GIs Take 'Paradise' Course Featured By Devon Eggs / By Richard Wilbur ..... Nelson Warns Output Change Must Be Slow ..... American Casualties Now Total 121,458; 20,592 Dead ..... Continue Merchant Marine After War, Laud Demands ..... Quiz Program In AFN Debut ..... Reply by Finland Reportedly Seeks More Soviet Talks ..... Anzio Position 'Much Better,' Alexander Says - Allied Chief Is Confident Of 5th Army Victory At Bridgehead ..... Allied Planes Active In Italy; Lull on Land ..... Lt. Gen. Holcomb May Get Post as U.S. Ambassador ..... And Rudy Vallee's Wife Decides She'll Stay Wed to Crooner ..... Chaplin Must Stand Trial In Joan's Paternity Suit ..... Bond-Drive Goal Topped, Morgenthau Notifies Army ..... Housing Plans Up to Private InterestsFDR - President Limits Federal Responsibility but Urges Start on Program Now ..... Hanging in Kansas to Be State's First in 75 Years ..... 5-Year Probe Decides The Heirs to $4,000,000 ..... GIs in Britain Hailed For Kindness to Kiddies

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 11
Vol. 4 No. 111 Saturday, Mar. 11, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... U.S. Note Asking Eire To Shut German-Jap Legations Revealed - Irish Army's Brief Stand at Ulster Border Bared / By Judson O'Quinn ..... 50 Pct. Raise For Combat Men Sought - Bill Is Before Committee In House; Easy Passage Foreseen by Sponsor ..... February Saw 24,000 Tons Rain Down on Nazis ..... 'Gen. Churchill' and Men Guard Tito's BaseNazis ..... Proving the Angels Fly ..... RAF Hammers Big Plane Plant In South France - Flying-Boat Factory Near Marseilles Hit ( Marignane ) ; Forts, Libs Are Idle ..... Uman Falls Before a 3rd Soviet Drive - Bug River Bastion Taken In Blow on 110-Mi. Front East of Vinnitsa ..... U.S. Fleet Goes Unchallenged in Japs' Anchorage - Move by Warships, Supply Vessels May Signal New Landing in Admiralties ..... Ramirez Resigns; Hull Hints of U.S. Slap at Argentine ..... Surgeon General in U.K. ..... Somervell Warns Victory Is Still Far in Distance - Enemy Defenses Hardly Dented, Army Service Forces' Boss Says ..... SOS Accomplishment For 1943 Summarized ..... Arabian Oil Pipeline Necessary To Protect U.S. ReservesKnox - Building One Into China Now, He Says, Urging Lend-Lease Extension ..... Fighters Over Berlin to Tell AFN Listeners of U.S. Raids ..... War It Supplies Snags War Production Board ..... Eire, Short of Wheat, Seeking to Buy Ships ..... Nazi Guns KOd In Anzio Area - Bombers Crimp Attacks On Allied Supplies; Lull Continues on Land ..... Russia Will Get Allied Warships - Transfer to Reds of Italian Fleet Is Out, Sources In Washington Say ..... Public Office For Those in Uniform OKd - Army and Navy Agreement On Policy Is Revealed By the President ..... Doolittle Promotes Beaman, Goodrich To 1-Star Generals ..... Airport Named for McNary

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 13
Vol. 4 No. 112 Monday, Mar. 13, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Knock Out 500 Nazi Tanks - Bridge Dnieper To Threaten New Trap ..... 'Economic Squeeze' on Eire Is Seen - Observers Link Refusal Of U.S. to Sell Ships With Note Rejection ..... GIs Sleep on Floors, Chairs in London - Many Units Exceed Quotas in Passes To Jammed City / By Arthur W. White ..... N. Britain Push Cuts Off Enemy - Marines Seize Airfield In Rabaul Drive; Jap Base Battered Again ..... 15 More Days of Aerial Combat And Luftwaffe's OutMahurin ..... Luftwaffe Again Absent as Libs Hit Calais After Munster Raid ..... By 1945 Reich Will Be PushoverMontgomery ..... Flying Boat Mars Sets Record for Mail Load ..... Leipzig Photos Proof of Havoc - Four Important Aircraft Factories Blasted Out Of Production ..... Toulon Targets Smashed ..... 'Pagliacci' Dies in Character ..... WMC Warns Coal Stocks Are Low, Miners Needed ..... Indians' Own Main Street? ( Detroit's Woodward Ave ) ..... Allies Advanced 150 Miles Into Burma in Week - Gen. Stilwell Says 'Valley Will Soon Be Ours'; 800 Japs Killed ..... Speedy Burma Advance May Open Ledo Road ..... Guns 9,000 Feet Up, World's Highest, Shell Burma Japs ..... Brig. Gen. Graves, Flier, Missing in Action in Italy ..... Pacific Flight Record ..... Sub Toll in February Lowest of War for U.S. ..... LeMay Named Major-General ..... Ibn Saud Receives Lend-Lease Gift of Guns, Ammunition ..... Foe Calls Raids, Red Push Preliminaries to Invasion ..... U.S. Asked to Raise Pay Of Conscientious Objectors ..... Plant Hirings Fall Below Job VacanciesPerkins ..... Rome Must Not Be a Battlefield, Pope Warns All - Urgent Appeal Asks Axis And Allies to Turn Thoughts to Peace ..... 'All Quiet' in Italy Expected to End Soon ..... Doug Fairbanks Jr. Gets Silver Star 'for Salerno' ..... Nazis Credits 3 Aces With 250 Kills Each, 16 Others With 100 ..... Crete Nazis Lose Convoy; Now Pinched for Food ..... ETO Hospital Stages Dry Run Handling Invasion Wounded ..... -From Battling Japs to Shining Buttons - A Fightin' Navy Veteran Now Chauffeurs Colonel for Victory ( Pfc Sam A. Lollor ) ..... Arts-Hobbies Exhibition To Be Taken to N. Ireland ..... Gilberts Heroism Wins James Roosevelt Medal ..... 72 Rescued After Vessel Is Torpedoed in Atlantic ..... Medal of Honor Won by Kelly, Hero in Italy ( T/Sgt. Charles E. Kelly ) - Congressional Award Goes To Pittsburgh Rifleman For Series of Deeds ..... Cobb Letter Asking Cremation, Burial In Kentucky Bared ..... BBC Orchestra Plans Four Concerts for Yanks ..... Gen. 'Ike' Makes a Date With British Cadet Grads - Says He'll Meet New Officers 'East of The Rhine' ..... 17 USO Shows On Tour in ETO - Hampshire Area to See New Production, 'At Your Service' Red Cross Parties and Dances Will Mark St. Patrick's Day ..... Village Honors Flier Who Died To Save Its Civilians in Crash ..... Orphans' Fund Nears 50,000 - Goal Set Up When Drive Began Likely to Be, Surpassed This Week ..... U.S. Congressmen Are Invited to Visit British Parliament ..... Fighter Pilot Bucking in ETO Wins a Big Montana Stripe ( 2/Lt. Robert D. Welden ) ..... Murray Defends Labor, Directs Plea to Troops ..... Magazine Distribution ..... 64 Pct. Favor Dewey Over Willkie in Poll - N.Y. Governor Is Gaining In Popularity, Gallup Survey Shows ..... Adultery Involving Heiress Puts Golfer Behind Bars ..... Meeting in London Mar. 28 Shunned by U.S. Airlines ..... Lend-Lease Extension Finding Little Opposition ..... 96 Pct. in ETO Have Insurance - Average Soldier Holds A $9,000 Service Policy, War Department Says ..... Their Billets Doux To Nazi Captives Trap Three WACs ..... FDR Studying Question Of French Recognition ..... Organized Mother Love Battles the Demon Rum ..... Denver Republican Wins Congressional Election ( Dean Gillespie ) ..... Charges GOP Killed GI Ballot - Lucas Says Federal-Vote Bill Fell Before 'Pure Partisan Politics'

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 14
Vol. 4 No. 113 Tuesday, Mar. 14, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Kherson Falls to Lightning Red Thrust - Stronghold at Mouth Of Dnieper Seized After 40-Mile Drive - Russians Open New Offensive in Area Of Vinnitsa ..... May Dare Luftwaffe to Offer Fight - Radioed Target Intentions Might Get the Luftwaffe Up, High Official Says ..... FDR Nominates Doolittle To Be Lieutenant General - Eighth Air Force Chief To Get Third Advance In Rank Since '42 ..... Over 3,000 Allied Planes Blasted Nazis on Feb. 25 ..... Forts Again Hit 'Rocket Coast' ..... New U.S. Camera Plane Set; It's the Lightning F5 ..... Delaware Plans Action On Ballot for Troops ..... Traffic-Control Unit Set Up in London - U.S. Riders Direct Convoys to Ease Street Tie-Ups / By Bud Kane ..... Proving That Honesty Is the Best GI Policy ..... Gains in Burma Slacken as Japs Apply Pressure - Foe Yields Only Two Miles In Day to Americans In Northern Valley ..... Another Marshall Atoll Taken Without Loss ..... Hull Accepts Eire Vow Of No Leakage to Axis ..... Bomb Loaders Play Big Role, Too - A Glamourless Job Vital to Success Of Every Raid / By Earl Mazo ..... Plan Europe's Destiny Now On Economic BasisWheeler - Senator Calls for Western Federation, Wants No 3-Power Alliance ..... Garments for Greek Children ..... 2 Junkers Chiefs 'Out' in Russia - Von Kluge and Kuechler Replaced by Generals Strongly Pro-Nazi ..... Police in Boston Probing Murder of 2 Women, Man ..... Stilwell Is Supplied By Pan-American's 'Cannonball' Hops ..... Nazi Roads Hit Again in Italy ..... British Reported Asking 90 Days to Win Air KO ..... Truman Raps Metal Concern - Basic Magnesium, Inc., Is Accused of Inefficiency And Extravagance

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 15
Vol. 4 No. 114 Wednesday, Mar. 15, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Drive From Kherson Puts Russian Armies 20 Mi. From Nikolaev - Bug River Crossed By Red Forces in Uman Sector ..... We Must Isolate Eire, Churchill Tells - It's Security Move Alone To Protect Second-Front Troops, He Asserts / By William Smith White ..... Ball Opens the Campaign For Stassen's Nomination ..... Compromise Vote Bill Is OKd By Senate; Barkley Hints Veto ..... Rome Raid Kills Fascist Editor - Gayda Was Duce's Expert In Propaganda; Mud All Fronts ..... Pfc Bucking for a Discharge Gets It at the Ripe Old Age of 14 ..... All Equals Today Under Theory of Relativity ( Prof. Albert Einstein ) ..... Rumania - Finn Armistice Pots Coming to Boil? - Bucharest 'Peace Envoy' Cairo -Bound; Helsinki Decision Soon Seen ..... 3 Western States Are Hit By Gale and Heavy Snows ..... Soviet Renews Ties With Italy ..... The World's Most Decorated Army - Air Forces Honored MostThey See Most Action ..... Plenty of Paper Work Goes On Behind U.S. Medals / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Navy's Growth in 1944 Alone Will Require 500,000 New Men - Ships Will Enter Service At Rate of 12 a Day, Knox Declares ..... War Department Leads Way in Deferment Bans ..... 10 Promotions Are Announced ..... Jimmy Doolittle Jr. 'Bucking' For a Pilot's Seat in Marauder ..... 'Target: Germany' Is on Sale In British Bookstores Today ..... PXs Now Taking Orders For Mother's Day Gifts ..... Service-Command Depot Wins Air-Repair Trophy ..... Red Raid on Tirpitz Base In North Norway Reported ..... 1,000 Japs Slain Attacking U.S. On Bougainville - 'Suicide' Thrusts at Two Airfields Repelled; 2 Isles Seized in Admiralties ..... Ninth's P47s Hit Coast Of France Unchallenged ..... Give the Disabled Limited Service on RequestKearney

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 16
Vol. 4 No. 115 Thursday, Mar. 16, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Historic Raid On Cassino Flattens City - 'Obliteration' Aerial Blow Followed by Big Infantry Assault on Germans ..... Luftwaffe Up 1st Time in Week To Battle Heavies as Forts, Libs Hit Brunswick in Central Reich - 3 Bombers Are Lost; U.S. Fighters Bag 36, Lose 5 ..... FDR Sees Need to Tap Industry for Soldiers ..... President Gets Troop-Vote Bill After House OK - Observers Look for FDR To Excoriate Measure Swathed in Red Tape ..... Yanks Aid Rescuers, Firemen As Nazis Renew London Raids ..... Willkie Winner In N. Hampshire - Dewey Loses Out in Test As GOP Picks Delegates To National Convention ..... La Guardia Field Crash Kills 2 Men On Stolen Joyride ..... AFL Snubs FDR's Plea To Share Vote With CIO ..... General Order No. 9?It Wasn't Invoked - 2 Alert, Military Yank Sentries Bag a German From Germany ..... Asks FDR, Stimson, Knox To Back Combat Pay Boost ..... U.S. Sub Corvina Lost, 20th Since Pearl Harbor ..... 2 Million Lose Berlin Homes ..... THE Lady Moe Still Alive, Kicking - 'No Grass for This Ass' Is Her Motto; She Wants Food! - Donkey From Arabia Leading the Life of A Chow Hound / By Bud Button ..... Portrait of a Hero ( Arnaut Fraiteur ) ..... Soviets Smash At Germans in Kherson Trap - Other Units Near Vinnitsa And Proskurov; Flare-Up To North Is Reported ..... 'Black Market Murders' Linked to Chicago Killing ..... New Landing On N. Britain - Gain Foothold on Eastern Part of Island; Allied Planes in New Raids ..... St. Patrick's Day Fetes Set; London Clubs List Programs ..... 2-Gallon Gas Ration Effected for All U.S. ..... Knerr, Air Service Chief, Elevated to Major General ..... Report Finland Rejects Terms - 160-40 Vote in Parliament Refused Soviet Offer, Stockholm Hears ..... Joseph B. Eastman, Chief Of Transportation, Dead ..... Police Break Wildcat Strike At Ford Plant - Aircraft-Engine Output Is Hit by Mystery Move by Detroit Night Shift ....................... Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... Here Come The Tank Busters! - These rolling panthers are for attackready to the M10s reputation as of the panzer packs / Charles F. Kiley ..... BiscayKey To The Battle - success of the naval offensive in this turbulent body water has depended on a complex network of operations extending into every country held by the Nazis./ Yeoman Tom Bernard ..... Flak Thru Bi-Focals / Lt. H. D. Steinmetz ..... . . And Keep the Powder Dry / From Infantry Journal ..... TO THE FIGHTERS / Cpl. Ellsworth B. Laurence ..... Highlights of Army Talks

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 17
Vol. 4 No. 116 Friday, Mar. 17, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Biggest 12-Hour Blitz Hits Nazis - 1,000-Bomber Blow By RAF Followed By Heavy U.S. Raid - Luftwaffe Comes Up and Fighters Engage In Fierce Battles; British Rain 3,300 Tons On Stuttgart, Other Targets ..... Reds 25 Mi. From Edge Of Rumania - Odessa-Lwow Line Is Cut Again, Insuring Lack of Transport for Nazis ..... Nazis Wage Fierce Fight For Cassino - Allied Progress in Ruins Slowed by Debris and A Stubborn Foe ..... FDR Checking To Gauge Total Vote by Troops - Seeks to Learn How Many It Would Give the Ballot Before Acting on Bill ..... Night Assault History's Greatest ( One thousand RAF night bombers ) ..... Augsburg, Ulm Struck, Reich Says ..... WLB Rejects AFL Call For Higher Wage Ceiling ..... Renewal of Liquor Output To Curb Gangsters Urged ..... Yank Blinded in Africa Weds His British Hospital Nurse ( Pvt. Otto Huttenen, of Warren, Ohio ) ..... Execution of Nazi Spy Is Revealed by British ( Oswald John Job ) ..... 2 Leading U.S. Aces Lost Over New Guinea ( Col. Neel Kearby and Lt. Col. Thomas Lynch ) ..... '2nd Front News Bureau' Is Set Up in U.S. by OWI ..... Senate Gets GI 'Bill of Rights' ..... Ghost Mission Accomplished - Yank Patrol Returns Laughing; Scared Hell Out of the Germans / By Milton Lehman ..... Helping Out the Live Soldiers - British Trying, at Least, to Help Us Get the Hang of Their Phones ..... Saint Patrick ..... Ford Suspends 50 After Strike; Asks State Police Protection - Plane-Engine Output Cut 75 Pct. by the Wildcat Walkout, Officials Say ..... Berlin Scoffs at Report Of Rumanian Peace Move ..... Draft Failing; Boards Told to Crack Down ..... 'Tunisian Victory' Hailed at Preview By Allied Chiefs ..... Unified Communications System Abroad Favored ..... Social Security for All In the World Is Sought ..... Albany Mayor Drafted ( Erastus Corning ) ..... Gets 1st Medal of Honor in Italy ( T/Sgt. Charles E. Kelly, 23, of Pittsburgh ) ..... U.S. Sues Alkali Firms, Charges Trade Restraint ..... Appeal to Finns To Quit Fighting Made by FDR - Plea to End War Comes Amid Reports Helsinki Has Refused Terms ..... Carolines Atoll Gets First Raid ..... 425 MPH Speed Makes Mustang Fastest in World

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 18
Vol. 4 No. 117 Saturday, Mar. 18, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Dniester Is Reached by Soviet Units - Along the River at Several Points; Nazis Retreating Across Last Line ..... Vienna Is Raided for First Time As U.S. Heavies From Italy Hit Austrian Rail, Aircraft Center - Marauders Pound Transport Target In France ..... New Zealanders Battle To Clear All of Cassino ..... Yanks Invade Largest Island In Admiralties / Losses 'Minor'; Capture Of Manus Would Close Jap Supply Line ..... Mac Arthur Pledges Blow at Philippines ..... O'Leary Dies; Only 215 Democrats Left in House ..... 5 of 1st 15 Yanks Here Go Home - Came to U.K. Before Pearl Harbor to Help Set Up Air Transport Service ..... Hitler-to-Cagney Air Special Finds Star 'to Hell Out' / By Jim Swarts ..... Burma British Land In Rear of Jap Lines ..... 'Deferred List' to Force Call of Pre-War Fathers ..... German Who Fled Nazis Helps Bomb Home Town From Fort ..... 600 at Forum Sample Food for War Refugees ..... GOP in North Carolina Pledges Dewey Support ..... Nazis Have Built A Second Atlantic Wall, Swedes Say ..... Sole Guardianship Asked For Dionne Quints' Father ..... Helping to Cook Hitler's Goose - United Nations Melting Pot Fighting on Italian Fronts / By O. H. Brandon ..... Lay That Pistol Down, Pard - Modern Jesse Jameses Routed By MPs in Mideast Train Fight / By Jack Kayser ..... Admit U.S. Guns Shot Down American Transports in Sicily - Army, Navy Confirm Story; Big Planes Carrying Airborne Troops Fired Upon Just After Bomb Attack by Nazi Aircraft ..... Review of February's Raids Planned by General on AFN ..... Russia Given Finnish Reply - Source in Stockholm Is Dubious of Peace; FDR Plea Called 'Too Late' ..... New Shoulder Patch Signifies Combined HQ of ETO, SOS - It Will Be Worn Only By Officers; Old ETO Insignia Discontinued ..... Hull Indicates U.S. Won't Recognize Italian Regime ..... Bring Home the Babies, Canada Tells Men Abroad ..... U.S. Funds for UNRRA Approved by Conference ..... Kissner, Ott Promoted To Brigadier Generals ..... Allied Campaign In Italy a Success, Stimson Claims ..... Plea to GIs Asks Bananas For a Raid-Injured Briton ..... Truman Urges Shift to Civilian Production Now - Says Switch Is Necessary To Foster Economy Able To Support Long War ..... Fire Destroys Relics Of Pony Express Era ..... Pockets a Cool $58.50 Selling Cooler for Cooler

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 20
Vol. 4 No. 118 Monday, Mar. 20, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ...

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 21
Vol. 4 No. 119 Tuesday, Mar. 21, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Two Nazi River Bastions Fall to Reds - Mogilev and Vinnitsa Seized; Soviets 80 Mi. From Carpathians - Russians Widen Dniester Bridgehead, Press Near Balti; Seizure of Strategic Highway Threatens Foe's Lwow Defense Line ..... 700 Mi. of Britain's Coastline Restricted as Invasion Prelude ..... U.S. Heavies Strike Close To Frankfurt - B26s, Fighter - Bombers Hit Airfields, Rail Targets in France ..... State Heads Reassure President on Troop Vote ..... To the Ground Soldier: Meet Your Air Forces ..... Icy Wave Fatal To 22 in the East - Traffic Snarled as Heavy Snows Hit U.S. From Seaboard to Utah ..... Henry Ford Predicts War Will End in Two Months ..... Morgan, Medal of Honor Hero, Lost in First Berlin Day Raid ( 1/Lt. John C. Morgan ) ..... Hitler Reported Sending Troops Into Hungary - Move Is Seen as German Action to Stem Alarm Created by Red Push ..... Popular Front Seeks A Peace for Rumania ..... Warns U.S. Can't Carry Load of Feeding World ..... Police Killer Captured ( Ralph Glover Clark ) ..... Draft-Dodger Nabbed by 2 MPs In Ulster; Now He's in ODs / By George Maskin ..... Ploesti Comes Within Red Range - Drive Perils German Oil, Food, as Well As Wehrmacht ..... Billion-Dollar World Airline For U.S. Proposed in Senate - McCarran's Bill Would Merge .Firms Under Federal Charter ..... 200 Million Letters Sent By V-Mail, Not One Lost ..... Poker-Faced New Papa Divorced by His Wife ..... U.S. Navy Enlisted Men To Get London ARC Club ..... Cruiser Launched ( USS Dayton ) ..... Destroyer Escort Lost ( USS Lempold ) ..... Germans Gain Some Area in Cassino Battle - Retake Strongpoint; Nazis' Bitter Resistance Is Cited in Dispatches ..... Crerar Heads Canucks ..... Japs' Resistance Near Vital Pass In Burma Ends - Hukawng Valley Cleared; Progress of Airborne Units Unknown ..... Libs Hit Java Second Time in Three Days ..... Terms to Finns Reported Modified

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 22
Vol. 4 No. 120 Wednesday, Mar. 22, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... 1,500 Japs Drowned, 5 Ships Sunk - 5th Air Force Wipe Out Entire Convoy on Way To New Guinea ..... Nazi Grab of All of Balkans Looms; Germans Stiffen in Dniester Battle - Hungary Occupied, Move in Bulgaria Is Reported ..... 400 Planes Hurled Into Fray; Reds 7 Mi. From Balti ..... Finland Rejects Soviet's Terms - Red Shock Troops Then Attack Near Isthmus; Peace Hopes Slim ..... Libs, Mustangs Strike France From the Pyrenees to Calais ..... President Cites Fortress Group - Hammered Schweinfurt In Spite of Terrific Air Battle ..... Stilwell's Men Seize 2 Points in N. Burma ..... 15 More Japanese Vessels Sunk by U.S. Submarines ..... Report From Nicaragua Tells of Sextuplets' Birth ..... 25 Bodies of Bus Victims Remain in Passaic River ..... London ARC Clubs Set Up Raid Plan / By Arthur W. White ..... Allies Preparing Drive In Balkans, Swiss Hear ..... WACs With Air Forces May Wear AAF Insignia ..... The Atlantic Charter Goes to Work - Oxford Discussion Club Rolls List 28 Nations / By Richard Wilbur ..... Cassino Battle Rages Unabated - Monastery Guns Hamper Allies in Town; Enemy Attacks Beaten Off ..... Anzio Foes Tend Wounded Together In Polite Harmony ..... U.S. Denounces Reports It Will Deal With Vichyites ..... Indian Dies at 116 ( "Indian Ned" Rasper ) ..... Mark Twain Unit Hunts Innocent Abroad in ETO ..... Army to Print GIs' Color Film - Pictorial Service Sets Up System Like That for Regular Snapshots ..... 3 Honored for Capturing Soldier Who Ran Amuck ..... Vesuvius Eruption Engulfs 2 Towns; Worst Since 1871 ..... Britain Given 38 U.S. Carriers - 10,000-Ton Escort Ships Transferred for War On U-Boats

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 23
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 23
Vol. 4 No. 121 Thursday, Mar. 23, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Berlin Hit Again; Luftwaffe Shuns Fight - Reluctance Mystifies Yanks; Cloud Was No Deterrent, They Say - Estimated 1,400 Tons Hurled Onto Reich Capital, Possibly Including Some Of New Giant Incendiaries ..... Strongpoint Guarding Odessa Falls; Reds Open Vitebsk Push ..... Puppet Tells Of New Rule In Hungary - Cites Aid to Nazis Against Common Foe; Report Rumanian Thrust ..... N.Y., Arizona OK Vote Bills ..... Midget PX Kit Set for Invasion - Tiny Unit to Supply Free Tobacco, Candy, Gum, Toilet Articles ..... Arnold Asks Girl Army Pilots; Men All Going Across ..... 20 Nazi Planes Blasted By Two Mosquito Pilots ..... 29 U.S. Soldiers Killed By Accidental ETO Blast ..... No Guns, No Hits, No Errors - Yank Yells in His Best German To Capture a Shot-Down Nazi ..... Marines Seize 2 Islands North Of New Ireland Complete Big Encirclement And Take Bomber Line 580 Mi. From Truk ..... Pilot Training Programs Are Lengthened in U.S. ..... P47s Dive 25,000 Feet, Blast Huge Nazi He 177 ..... Planes Go Up Again, Plants Go Down Again - Nazis Rebuild, So We Rebomb; It's a Vicious Cyclefor Them / By Earl Mazo ..... Drive Carries Japs Into India, Allies Concede - However, Gen. Auchinleck Predicts Enemy Thrust In West Will Fail ..... Jury Is Selected To Try Chaplin ..... Film Star Jennifer Jones Will Seek a Reno Divorce ..... Promotions of Generals Now May Be Permanent ..... Cassino Nazis Are Reinforced - Hand-to-Hand Fighting Continues; Foe Shells Town From Hills ..... Medic's Transfer At Sea to Save a Life Costs His Own ..... No Need to Ration Coal In U.S., Nelson Declares ..... Lady Astor at Round Table ..... Administration Exalts The IndividualWillkie ..... Patch Is Named 7th Army Chief ..... Hull Demands Enforced Peace - Outline of Foreign Policy Proposes Disarmament Within Safety Limits ..... Vesuvius Eruption Forces Evacuation of 3rd Town ..... FBI Arrests 17 In a $l,000,000 Shipyard Graft - Bethlehem Steel Workers Accused of Falsifying Welding Records ..... Nazi Broadcast Names Kleist as Boss in South ..... 13 Plead Guilty to Having Fake Gas-Ration Coupons ..... 1st Conduct Ribbon to WAC ....................... Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... AAF Bombs From Alamein to Berlin - American airmen supporting ground operations, strangle enemy supply and smash obstacles in path of troops / By Earl Mazo ..... U.S. Regiment Discovers the Price of a Hilltop in Italy ( 34th Infantry Division at Mt. Pantano ) / By Sgt. Milton Lehman ..... 'Minnie' Makes a Comeback ( USS Minneapolis ) / By Jack Foster ..... Mentioned in Dispatches - The front-line dog has proved himself a hero. Here are stories of his valor ( War Dogs ) / By H. I. Brock ..... A Stars and Stripes Fiction Story - So-Long Baby ..... Single Engine Operator ( A Marauder named 'Single Engine Operator' ) ..... Highlights of Army Talks

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 24
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 24
Vol. 4 No. 122 Friday, Mar. 24, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Day Raids Follow Greatest Bomb Blow - U.S. Blasts Reich; RAF Rains 3,300 Tons on Frankfurt - American Fighters Destroy 20 Nazi Planes As Luftwaffe Challenges Assaults on Multiple Targets; 27 Bombers Lost ..... Reds Storm Near Gates Of Nikolaev - Nazis' Strengthen Forces In Bessarabia; Soviets Gain Near Tarnopol ..... 24 Republicans Ask Hull To Define Foreign Policy ..... U.S. Submarine Scorpion Is Lost, 23rd of the War ..... GOP Victory in November Is Predicted by Landon ..... Nottingham Welcomes the 48 States / By Gene Graff ..... Navy Accepts ETO Air Base - Second Largest On Foreign Soil, Field Is Used In Coastal Work ..... 347 German Planes Shot Down in a Week ..... AAF Refusing To OK Boys 17 ..... 856 Petitioners Urge Veto Of Vote Bill; 4 Say Sign It ..... Hannegan for 4th Term ..... $75,000 Fire in Chicago ..... First Phase of the Battle of Berlin - RAF Tells of Winter Destruction Before USAAF Blows / By Bud Button ..... Allies at Cassino Stem 3 German Counter - Blows - Nazis Still Resist Among Ruins; Forts and Libs Hammer Verona ..... Chaplin Jury Hears His Counsel Defend The Trip With Joan ..... Veteran of Africa, Sicily Heads 9th Troop Carriers ..... U.S. Casualties Now Total 165,061, OWI Declares ..... Stimson Calls Cassino A Taste of Invasion Job ..... Jap Destroyer Sunk by Planes - Wewak, Rabaul Pounded; Marines Gain on Isles Off New Ireland ..... British Attacking Japs Invading India ..... June 4 Is Designated Army Day by President ..... The Landing Is Official ..... Delegates of '40 Prefer Dewey - Willkie Gets Second Place In Unofficial Poll Taken By a Chicagoan ..... Non-Kodak Movie, Color Film Processed Outside ..... Skyscraper Light Beam Cuts Cloud Peril to Fliers ..... Remember, Benny? ..... British Sub Chief Wins U.S. Medal for Sicily Aid ..... Bride, 17, Admits She Beat 2 Boys With Knife, Wrench ..... Irishmen Volunteering ..... 2 Airlines: Ask Federal OK on Merger Plans - American Export May Be Absorbed; Struggle With Pan-Am Envisioned ..... Oil Man Held in Death Of Wife Struck by Car ..... House Group Acts to Curb President on Lend-Lease ..... Venereal Disease in Army Down to New Low in '43

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 25
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 25
Vol. 4 No. 123 Saturday, Mar. 25, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Nazis Occupy Rumania as Reds Near - Bulgar Ports Reported in Enemy Grip - Envoy Says Reich Insists It Seized Hungary to Balk Allied Invasion ..... Inspecting the Men Who'll Do the Job They Planned ..... Churchill, Eisenhower Watch Sky Show by Airborne Yanks ..... Forts, Libs Hit France, Reich Again - Schweinfurt and Frankfurt Pasted; Luftwaffe Stays Down; 3 Bombers Lost ..... This Tells Gunner He Gets $225,000 Inheritance NOW ..... Montgomery Hails Invaders ..... AL Post Against Getting Lit When the Lights Go On ..... 'Many Cassinos' Before Rome, Returned General Warns U.S. ..... Soviets Isolate 2 Strongholds - Proskurov Is Virtually Cut Off; Reds 12 Mi. From Pruth and Rumania ..... Resist the Germans, Hull Tells Hungary ..... Roosevelt Calls For Help for the Nazi - Oppressed ..... Safety Posters Produce A-1 Results at Big Depot ..... Traffic Violators Face Speedy Courts-Martial ..... Surgeons Are Stars in Movies Recording War Medical History ..... Reparations ..... That Poetic Crunch ..... Crazy Over Horses ..... Kaiser to Build 30 Cargo Ships For East Indies - Says Vessels Will Be Ready 'In Time to Figure In Reconquest' ..... Long Time No Sue ..... Joan Tells Jury How Chaplin Wowed, Wooed and Won Her ..... Allies in Burma Push Back Japs - Nipponese Ousted From 3 Positions Which Had Cut Road in India Drive ..... Truk Outposts Bombed

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 27 A
Vol. 4 No. 124 Monday, Mar. 27, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Reach Rumania on 50-Mi. Front - Seize Balti in Smash Through to the Pruth; Proskurov Captured - Nazis Reported Rushing Tanks From West; Oil Fields Must Be Held at All Costs, Von Papen Is Quoted as Saying ..... Payday at Ijmuiden - The Marauders Square an Old Debt / By Bud Hutton ..... Bombs Rain on 'Invasion Coast' - U.S. Attacks Rock Houses In England Neither Heavies Nor B26s Meet Luftwaffe; RAF Hits Berlin Again ..... Job Deferments Summarily Cut ..... Luftwaffe Blames Weather ..... Allies Have 10-1 Bomber Odds Over Nazis, Churchill Asserts - U.S. Has More Aircraft In U.K. Now Than Britain, He Says ..... Noncombat GIs May Earn Bars - Theater Chiefs May Name As Officers Enlisted Men Overseas 6 Months ..... New-Model Fort Gives Waist Gunners Windows ..... Germans Preparing Drive, Turks Hear / By William King ..... Hungarians Still Fighting ..... A Week of Service Puts 2 'Veterans' in the Money ..... Swift Soviet Thrust Now Menaces Jassy ..... Report Red Sub Attack On a Rumanian Convoy ..... Allies Advance On Myitkyina, North Burma - Rail Junction Threatened On 3 Sides; British Gain Along Indian Border ..... U.S. Destroyers Shell Admiralties Island ..... Three Islands in Kuriles Raided by Liberators ..... The Guns Passed a Personal Test - Churchill Lauds U.S. Arms and Men / By Philip H. Bucknell ..... Air Evacuation Meets the Test - Over 173,000 Casualties Flown Out Last Year, Army Report Says ..... Fighting for Generations To Come, Hitler Declares ..... Rep. May Rebuffs Plea For Delay in Invasion ..... Six British Police Killed In Rioting in Palestine ..... Nationwide Grid Loop Planned Unpublicized Soviet Air Force Has Big Role in Red Victories / By Harrison Salisbury Reds Honor Marshall ..... Liquor Store Opens For Servicemen Only ..... Cassino Quiets; Germans Hold Fourth of Town - Fighting Slackens as Snow Falls; Nazis Believed Moving In More Men ..... Vichy Sets a Deadline On Absentee Penalties ..... New Patch for Men of Invasion HQ ..... Cassino Deadlock Blame Laid To Over-optimism, Bad Weather - Effects of Record Bombing Overestimated, Germans Surviving in Underground Havens; Assault On Monastery Hill Thwarted by Rain / By David Brown ..... Winant and Bevin Speak At Seamen's Club Opening ..... 22 USO Shows On Tour in U.K. - Number Sets a Record; Schedules for Week Are Listed ..... 2 Fort Groups and B26 Unit Attain the 100-Mission Mark ..... Going Over Pint by Pint ..... Girl Offers an Eye To Save Sight of Flying Fort Hero ..... 2nd War Bond Drive Due For Navy ETO HQ Men ..... Unarmed Hops Win ATC Pilot Double Award - He Gets DFC, Air Medal For Flying Transports In Burma Theater ( Capt. Olen E. Cupp ) ..... 'Shepherd' Wins DSC ( Capt. Joseph Myers ) ..... Col. Duncan Honored ( Col. Glenn E. Duncan ) ..... Medals for Navy Fliers ( Lt. Stuart D. Johnston and Lt. (jg) Raymond W. Stone ) ..... Zemke Gets DSC ( Col. Hubert Zemke ) ..... Mahurin Becomes a Major ( Walker M. Mahurin ) ..... The Hungarian Prisoner ..... 'Gusville' ..... Comics Previewed Burma Air Stab - Terry and the Pirates 'Broke' Story of Glider ..... Invasion - Flip Corkin Actually The Col. Cochran Who Did the Job ..... Gets Air Medal ( Barbara Erickson ) ..... Food Poisoning Wave Hits 1,000 More in Texas Town ..... Ex - Governor Who Once Bopped Huey Long is Dead ..... Senate Votes $3,500,000,000 Aid to Veterans - 'GI Rights Bill,' Approved Unanimously, Goes to House This Week ..... War Is Striking Home; No Bock Beer This Year ..... It Made Charlie Sweat - Joan Ends Story of Chaplin Amours ..... It's Still Only a Nickel On New York Subways ..... Waitress Is Found Clubbed To Death at Palm Beach ..... Five of German Spy Ring Are Sentenced to Prison ..... Horse Cavalry Is Praised For Italy Scouting Work ..... North Dakota House Votes To Lower Voting Age to 18 ..... No Halfway Measures

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 27 B
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 27 B
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 28
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 28
Vol. 4 No. 125 Tuesday, Mar. 28, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Airfields Hit In U.S. Stabs Into France - 21st Operation of Month By Heavies Follows Big RAF Raid on Essen ..... Rail Escape for Pocketed Nazis Cut as Kamenets Podolsk Falls; Pruth Bridgehead Now 100 Miles - Germans Reported Moving Up From Carpathians ..... Knockout Dropper Sets ETO Record With Her 75th Raid ..... Soldier Freed in Death Of Tennessee Worker ( Pvt. George E. Inzer ) ..... Supply Railway Reported Cut by Burma British - Airborne Troops' Mission Called a Success; U.S. Planes Hammer Foe ..... Escaped Frenchman Declares: Panic Shootings by SS Troops Followed 1st U.S. Berlin Raid ..... Oklahoma Vote Is Seen as a Test - Bricker Confident GOP Trend Will Continue In Congress Election ..... U.S. Commando Landing Wiped Out at Spezia-Nazis ..... Big Guns Blast Foe in Cassino - Infantry Is Consolidating For New Thrusts; Anzio Beachhead Is Quiet ..... Cassino a Failure, Naples Stars and Stripes Declares ..... Nazis Reinforce Positions In Finland, Swedes Hear ..... Wife Killer Gets Life ( William Lorenzen ) ..... Post-War Aviation to Be A Giant in U.S. Industry ..... Along the Road to Tunis / By Lenhard T. E. Bauer ..... News From Home - You're a 'Smear on Congress'; You're a 'Peddler of Scandal' - Let's Meet, Tell More Lies, Said Walter Winchell To Martin Dies ..... 8 Injured in Hailstorm ..... Want a Fourth Term ..... Capone's Cousin Seized ( Charles Fischetti ) ..... Guilty of Slaying WAC Wife ( Edward Rodia ) ..... 10 Airmen Killed in Crash ..... Some Swoon Earlier - Life Begins at 40, It Seems, for Some Of Fwankie's Fans ..... Truman Backs Fourth Term - Senator Praises the War Leadership; Colleagues Call Plea 'Polities' ..... Criticize Plan to Limit Overseas Airlines to One ..... 150th Birthday Finds Navy Grown to World's Mightiest ..... Unit Goes Mechanized, Dobbin Gets Discharge ..... 300 Japs Killed On Bougainville ..... Twin Destroyers Launched ( USS Pit and USS Waldron ) ..... London to See Yanks Parade - 1-1/2 Mile Line Thursday To Support 'Salute the Soldier' Campaign ..... Soldier-Vote Bill Passed By Delaware Legislature ..... New Mexico Bans Vote ..... Fiddlers Say They Can't See Strip Artists for Dust

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 29
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 29
Vol. 4 No. 126 Wednesday, Mar. 29, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds in Rumania, Nazis Admit - Soviets Take Nikolaev in Odessa Push - Key to Great Black Sea Port Falls; Berlin Tells Of Attacks Over Pruth ..... Hull Presents a Medal To Garand, M1 Inventor ( John Garand ) ..... Stilwell's Men Kill 250 Japs in Thrust to South - Chinese Seize an Important Point in Advance On Myitkyina ..... Planes Hit Ponape In Carolines Again ..... Rabaul Blasted Again ..... Blackout Lamps Ordered to Cut Army Accidents ..... Ports on Pacific Supplying Soviet ..... All Nation Eyes Oklahoma Vote As the 4th-Term Issue Crops Up ..... Nazis Seize Furniture, Say It's a French Gift ..... Invasion Soon, German Press Warns Public - Allies Will Hit Hard, Papers Say, and Won't Give Up, Even With Setbacks / By Robert Sturdevant ..... Forts Again Blast Airfields in France - Luftwaffe Nests Hit After 'Invasion Spies' Range Over Britain - 2,100 Enemy Planes KOd in 8 Weeks, Doolittle Says ..... Labor Draft 'Little Less Than Tragic'-McNutt ..... President's Proclamation ..... Feuds in Japan ..... The New Jeep ..... End of Jap War Lies in Land Battles - Recent Allied Stabs Point Up Intent to Smash Army ..... Gets an Extra 25 Hours to Do It - Johnson Refuses to Quit, Hopes To Eclipse Rickenbacker's 26 ..... To Seek Divorce ( Joan Fontaine ) ..... Willkie Seeking Isolationist Vote In the Midwest - Political Observers Say He May Be Gambling His Political Future / By Paul Scott Rankine ..... Italian Fronts Remain Static - Artillery Duels at Cassino; Paris Says Allies Are Reinforcing Anzio ..... Nazis Used Cooks, Bakers, Teamsters To Defend Cassino ..... Lay That Butt Down, Babe, The ATS Tells Its Girls ..... Promising Young Pilot Lost With Ace's Plane ..... Hunt Missing Radium ..... U.S. Soldiers Show the Queen How They Handle V-Mail Flood ..... Luftwaffe Lost 2,100 in 8 Weeks ..... NEWS FROM HOME - 21 Die, 22 Hurt In Hotel Fire in San Francisco - Arson Suspected as Blaze Sweeps Building in Industrial District ..... Blonde Is Given Life Term For Poisoning Her Spouse ( Mrs. Nancy Jeannette Holt )

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 30
Vol. 4 No. 127 Thursday, Mar. 30, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Carpathian Foothills Reached by Russians; Reds Warn Balkans - Zhukov 30 Miles From Czechoslovakia's Pre-War Line; Trap Threatens 100,000 Nazis; New Central-Front Drive ..... Soviets Advancing On Odessa ..... Supreme Commander's 'Salute to the Soldier' ..... Invasion Already On,' Arnold Says, Citing Giant Air Attacks ..... Forts Given Bitter Battle By Luftwaffe - U.S. Airmen Shoot Down 39 as Central Reich Is Hit Through Clouds ..... Berlin Dead 300,000 ..... '4th Termers' Claim 604 Votes ..... Suggests 'Play' With Guns For Convalescent Troops ..... Democrat Wins In Oklahoma's 'Test Election' - Hannegan Calls Results An Indorsement of FDR; Republicans Silent ..... Biggest U.S. Parade Here Aids London Fund Today ..... Murderer Gets Chair ( Robert P. Deegan ) ..... British Fleet in Indian Ocean? ..... American Units Fighting Beside Tito Partisans - Specially-Trained Raiders Have Clashed With Nazi Forces In Jugoslavia / By Darnel DeLuce ..... Army No Longer Will Tell Everyone Where You Are ..... Ploesti Reported Under Martial Law ..... Quads3 Girls and a Boy Born to New York Mother ( Mrs. Harry Zariffi ) ..... House Votes Navy Billion To Develop Pacific Bases ..... Coin Shower; 500 Won't Come In Out of the Rain ( Harry McLean ) ..... A Fateful Spring ..... The Jitterbug ( Helicopter ) ..... Flash Gordon ( Edward S. Gordon ) Flies to War In a Versatile Piper Cub - His Saucy 'Lucies' Are Shrouded in Legend / By Earl Mazo ..... Warsaw Blackout / By Adele Kellev Thomoson ..... Allies Give Up Their Hold on Monastery Hill - Isolated Units Withdrawn As Stubborn Resistance Foils Attack Plans ..... All Nazi Rail Lines To Italian Fronts Cut ..... President Asks $64,000,000 For OWI; Scope Increased ..... 14 Votes for Stassen ..... 'Kill Luftwaffe' Is U.S. Intention - Army Report Tells How Allies Blasted Nazi Fighter Defense ..... 'Hundreds of Infidelities' Charged to Dodge by Wife ( Mrs. Martha Devine ) ..... Stalin Illness Revealed ..... FDR Has Bronchitis ..... Sweater Girl Carole Gets a Whistle Dress ( Carole Landis ) ..... Eisenhower Visits Air Bases And Chats With Fighter Pilots ..... Allies Retreat Near Imphal - Jap Pressure Increases; 30 Enemy Aircraft Bagged in 2 Days ..... 292 Tons of Bombs on Japs ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Hershey Wants To Place 4Fs in Labor Outfits - FDR Still Favors a Total Service Law Despite McNutt Reassurance ..... Pastor Quits, Flag Stays ..... FDR Signs UNRRA Bill ..... Stephen Leacock Dies ..... Fish Demands U.S. Wield the Biggest Peace-Time Stick ..... Yanks Working to Expand Phone Services in U.K. ....................... Feature Section ( Insert ) ..... Bulldozers Are Smashing the Enemy ( Aviation Engineers ) / By Allan Morrison ..... Safari Screwballs ( Ninth Air Force's Sky Blazers ) / By Cpl. Henry Arnstein ..... U.S. Lends A Hand - Civilians at home have sent more than $28,000,000 worth of cash and supplies in five years to relieve bomb-harassed British by providing ambulances, hostels, etc. / By Richard Wilbur ..... Pioneer 'Paratrooper' ( Andre Jacques Garnerin ) / By Philip Bucknell ..... Asking The Old Man / By Don Hewitt ..... Highlights of Army Talks

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 31
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 03 31
Vol. 4 No. 128 Friday, Mar. 31, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Seize Cernauti, Carpathian Gate - City a Center Of Rail Lines Into Balkans - 250,000 Soviets Attacking In Twin Central-Front Thrust, Nazis Say ..... New Order Bans Diaries In the ETO - Censorship Circular Says All Must Be Turned In; Rules Re-Defined ..... Thousands Hail Yanks as Army Parades Its Might in London ..... U.S. Bag in '43: 9,463 Planes in Aerial Combat - 1,579 More Knocked Out On Ground, Stimson Says; USAAF Loses 2,885 ..... Allies Cut Off Japs in Burma - Retreat Road Is Blocked By Daring Thrust, Seizure Of Enemy Base ..... Rail Yards Hit In N. Italy, Sofia ..... Polish Ace Wangles a Leave, Takes It Fighting With P47s / By Andrew A. Rooney ..... Nazis 'Stopped' Allies At CassinoStimson ..... Zhukov 'Comes Home' With Cernauti Seizure ..... Here's What Went Wrong at Anzio - Bad Weather, Allied Hesitancy Factors In Stalemate / By Ned Nordness ..... AMG Follows Army in Italy To Relieve Civilian Distress / By Fred Van Pelt ..... A Jack the Snipper Put Behind Tougher Locks ( Elmer Manney ) ..... GOP May Center Its Attacks On Roosevelt Foreign Policy - Shift in Strategy in Wake Of Democratic Victory In Oklahoma Seen ..... Writers Divided On Forecasts of Fall Vote Results ..... Benny Goodman Breaks Up Band, Takes a Vacation ..... Chaplin Aide Battles to Focus Spotlight on Joan Barry's Past ..... 1 Death Causes a Second

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 01
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 01
Vol. 4 No. 129 Saturday, Apr. 1, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Soviet Forces Japan to Accept Cut in Vital Oil, Coal Supply ..... President Won't Sign It, But Lets Vote Bill Get By ..... Twin Peril To Odessa Developing - Reds Seize Port to East; Zhukov in Carpathians 15 Mi. From Hungary ..... British Mistake U.S. Plane For a Nazi, Shoot It Down ..... Clocks in U.K. Go Ahead An Hour Starting Sunday ..... Cannon Sponsors Bill To Turn Back Clocks ..... Nazis Quitting South Greece? - Turks Hear of Evacuation, Possibly Made in Fear Of Balkans Debacle ..... This WAC Group Shed Stripes to Get to ETO ..... Fear of Reds Spreading In Germany, Swiss Hear ..... House Group OKs Putting 4Fs in Plants or Labor Units ..... Some Milk Run - Panting Stork Flies In 7 Babies To 2 Manias in Adjoining Beds ( Mrs. Herbert Bachant and Mrs. Harry Zarieff ) ..... Big Bill's Hidden Hoard Of Over Million Found ( William Hale (Big Bill) Thompson ) ..... Nuremberg Hit Hard by RAF; 94 Planes Lost - Luftwaffe Is Up in Record Numbers; Pitched Battles ..... Navy Strikes 500 Mi. From Philippines - Daring Fleet Foray Coincides With New Air Assault on Truk - Jap Warships Flee Before Stab Into Enemy Waters ..... Wingate Killed In Plane Crash ..... Wooden Bullets Used By Germans in Italy ..... Father of 14 Enlists ( Leo Thesier ) ..... War Prison Newspapers ..... Ike Writes Home ..... Gunner's ( T/Sgt. Dan Brennan ) First Novel Tells The Story Behind the Flier - Yank Shaped Book As RCAF Tour of Ops Progressed / By Bud Button ..... ETO Church At tendance Gaining; 40 Per Cent at Services Regularly ..... News From Home - Victory Won't Scuttle Fleet, Raybum Says - Must Not Scrap Warships And Thus Lose Power in Pacific, He Warns ..... Enemy Forces Are Thrusting Ahead in India - Reach Hills Near Supply Road; Auchinleck Says Drive Will Be Halted ..... High Brass Must Make the Old Car Do Another Year ..... Designer of Its Buffalo Hasn't Got the Nickel ..... Doolittle Speech on Offensive To Be Aired by AFN Tonight ..... Royce Is Named Deputy Chief of Ninth Air Force ..... 3 Days to Send Mom Flowers - PX Deadline on Orders For Mother's Day Is Monday, April 3 ..... New PX for Enlisted Men Opens Saturday in London ..... Consolidated Coronado Converted to Cargo Plane ..... 12 Airfields Hit In 2-Day Blow - 57 Nazi Planes Destroyed By Bombs in U.S. Raids On France Mar. 27-28 ..... Angry Chaplin Takes the Stand To Shout Denial of All Charges ..... Sofia Is Blasted By Record U.S. Bomber Force - Biggest Number of Heavies Ever Used by 15th AF Hammers Rail Yards ..... High Court Upholds OPA Rent Control And Price Fixing ..... Martin Signs With UAW

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 03
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 03
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 04
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 04
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 05
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 05
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 06
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 06
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 07
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 08
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 08
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 10
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 10
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 11
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 11
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 12
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 12
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 13
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 13
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 14
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 14
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 15
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 15
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 17
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 17
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 18
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 18
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 19
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 19
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 20
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 20
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 21
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 21
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 22
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 22
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 24
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 24
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 25
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 25
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 26
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 26
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 27
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 27
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 28
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 28
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 29
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 04 29
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