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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 01
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Vol. 4 No. 180 - Thursday, June 1, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Gen. Ike, His Army Pay Tribute To Red Cross' 2 Years in ETO ..... Rail Yards In Germany Are Blasted - Ploesti Bombed; Lines Feeding West Wall Hit; Wall Itself Plastered ..... The War Today ..... 'Enough Landing Craft For the Second Front' ..... U.S. Plane Total Swelled by One Every 5 Minutes - 171,257 Turned Out Since Pearl Harbor; Rate Now Tops Reich's 4 to 1 ..... West Coast Has 1st Alert Since Early Days of War ..... FDR Offers a New Name For It: The Tyrants' War ..... Fighter-Bombers Now Toting Half a Ton Under Each Wing ..... Votes to Reduce Night-Club Tax ..... No Leave from Holland ..... Churchill Talk in Spring? Slip of Tongue, Says FDR ..... Allies Hammering at Final Line Before Rome With Tanks, Guns; 8th Pushing Foe Back Into Trap - Germans Attacking Fiercely in Area of Valmontone ..... 389 More WACs Arrive ..... Marseilles Strike Follows Nazi Rumors of Invasion ..... 500 U.S. Fliers in Sweden ..... Hash Marks ..... Careless and Misleading Letters Cause of Most Domestic Upsets / By Dudley Harmon ..... Transport Bombing ..... Synthetic Quinine ..... "Q" Quandary ..... Mobile Schools Giving Fliers Technical Review ..... Army Poets ..... This Is the Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Browns Annex Twin run as Yanks Drop Two ..... Bombers' Lead Only Half Game Over St. Louis - Bengals Jump to Third; Chisox, Indians Sweep Double-Headers ..... Goodie, Goodie-Rosen Is Returning to Flatbush ..... Aletern First In Suburban - Sun Again Fails in Stretch Bid, Finishes Second Ahead of Alquest ..... Another Sunflower? - Ideaman Durnont Threatens To Seek Election in Kansas ..... Jim Crowley Back in U.S. After 18 Mo. in S. Pacific ..... Minor League Results ..... How They Stand ..... Ott Poles 3 Homers as Giants Slap Cubs - Reds, Dodgers Take Holiday Double Features - Cards Blanked by Braves, 1-0, But Come Back To Win, 13-3 ..... Sharp Attacks By Nazis End Lull in Russia - Slight Wedge Pierces Red Lines in Rumania; Scope Of Drive a Question ..... Pop Who Joined Up To Avenge Slain Son Is the 'Father of '44' ..... Nazi Arrests Bare Plot To Dope Mideast Natives ..... It's Maj. Bob Johnson Now ..... AFN Radio Program ..... Japanese Loudspeaker 'Jammed' by Bren Gun ..... Chinese Lines Broken by Japs - Foe Reaches 2nd Defense Belt Along Rail Line; Fighting Is Severe ..... First Pacific Tank Clash Occurs in Biak Drive ..... Marriage of Today Called Just Primitive Sex Union ..... Midair Crash of 2 Planes Fatal to 12 Navy Fliers ..... Danielle Darrieux Robbed ..... FDR Action Ends 'Stay-In' Strike of Brewster Workers ..... After 18 Yrs., They Learn There's a Ceremony, Too ..... Chaplin Says Joan Sued Hoping He'd Make a Deal ..... First WACs in New Guinea ..... Marshall's Stepson Killed ..... Airline Expansion Of a Million Miles Foreseen by CAB ..... U.S. Air Crews Now Can Time Bombs to 1/10,000 of a Second ..... Balkans Bombing Summed Up ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Plan Is Drafted For Post-War Security Body - Initial Blueprint Is Being Submitted to Allies, Roosevelt Reveals ..... Farm Injunction Voided, Philly Gets Air Service ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... Booby Traps ............ Hey!-These Things Can Kill a Man! - Jerry's the Berries at Dealing Out Low Blows With Mines, Booby Traps; You Can Lick Them If You're Smart / By Hamilton Whitman ..... ACHTUNG ! ... When Hitler's Invasion Lookouts Flash Warning of Allied Landings on D-Day, 'Achtung' Becomes the Signal for Yanks to Pay More Attention to Details, to Training Lessons and to the Task Ahead ..... 'Bullet Hits Don't Hurt,' Wounded Say - Battle Casualties Tell What To Do: Don't Hamper Advance of Pals-Lie Still, Wait for Rescue by Aid Men / By Ralph Harwood ..... More About Booby Traps ..... Remember These Tips, Stay Alive in Battle ..... The Sergeant's Corner

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 02
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 02
Vol. 4 No. 181 - Friday, June 2, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks Sight Rome, 13 Mi. Off; Bypass Enemy in Velletri - Americans Encircle Lanuvio as British Gain Near Ardea; Nazis Reported Manning Another Defense Line ..... Decisive Hour Here-Stimson; Most Air, SOS Troops Across ..... Raids Isolate North From So. France - Allies Say Most Transport Links Are Out; RAF Batters Rail Targets ..... The War Today ..... Give 500 British Pounds for Child Orphaned When Mother Dies in Rescue - Airmen Act in Gratitude After Effort to Rescue U.S. Fliers Is Fatal ..... Japs 'Shattered' In South Pacific - Halsey Says Only 2,000 Effectives Left in Area; Cites Big U.S. Blows ..... Negro Fighter-Unit Chief Promoted to Full Colonel ( Lt. Col. Benjamin Davis Jr ) ..... 250 Sun-Bathing Nazis Wiped Out by Greeks ..... Baby Killed, 2 Yanks Seized As Sub Halts Portuguese Ship ..... Yanks Ignore Odds, Bullets On Vital Hill / By Omar Garrison ..... Johnston Reaches Moscow ( Eric Johnston ) ..... F.D.R. Shortly to Visit London, Time States ..... Hash Marks ..... Peace Plans ..... Combined Operations ..... Fish Story ..... Special Service Set for Second Front - Troop Entertainment, Even on the Beaches, Will Be Offered / By Arthur W. White ..... 30 Reich Raids Just Another Adventure for This Vet Airman ( S/Sgt. William Lander ) ..... Giant Gardella Brings Touch Of Flatbush to Coogan's Bluff ..... Sport Sidelights ..... All-Star Tilt Proceeds To Supply Sports Gear ..... Illini Trackmen CC Favorites - 11 Teams Remain After Michigan Squad Drops Out ..... How They Stand ..... Minor League Results ..... Cards Get Naymick on Wavers ..... Cleo Shans Mauls Jeffra In Ten-Rounder at LA ..... Browns Take Over First From Yankees - Bombers Tied In Pct. Points, Trail in Games - Unser's Homer in 9th With Bases Loaded Gives Tigers 6-2 Victory ..... Stilwell's Men Storm Jap Base In North Burma - Capture Swells Pressure On Kamaing; Threat to Changsha Increases ..... Arnold's Son to Wed ..... Art Show at Edinburgh ..... AFN Radio Program ..... Painting the Town? Try a Mild and Bitter ..... Enemy Losses Swell in Russia - Nazis Continue Attacks In Rumania, Open New Thrusts Near Vitebsk ..... Yanks Praised For Saving Britons Trapped in Blaze ..... 15,000-Ft. Dive Blows Fire Out., Saves a Fort ..... It's a Rugged Life, But the Sarge Takes A Busman's Holiday ( 1 / Sgt. William E. Kleinhans ) ..... Alabama's Runoff Returns Patrick to Congress Seat ..... June 15 'Infantry Day' ..... U.K. Spending By Yanks Drops ..... 3 Ground Kills Put P51 Ace in Tie for ETO Strafing Title ( Lt. Ralph Hofer ) ..... ETO Whets Interest Of Bored 87-Op Man ( Sgt. John Gungl ) ..... News From Home - Ickes Restores Coal Mines to Their Owners - Anthracite and a Few Bituminous Units Only Ones Still in U.S. Hands

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 03
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 03
Vol. 4 No. 182 - Saturday, June 3, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... U.S. Heavies Hit Europe, Go To Soviet - U.S., Russian Fighters Escort The First Shuttle Bombers ..... Calais Gets Its Biggest Blow of War - 1,000 Heavies From U.K. Rip Coast; Force From Italy Hits Hungary ..... Wounded Flier Beats Fire Out With Hands ( 1/Lt. John J. Heany ) ..... Russians Drive Germans Back North of Jassy - Inflict 'Terrific' Losses On Foe; Nazis Report Other Assaults ..... Women With Kin at Front Now May Smoke in Reich ..... Iceland Favors Break ..... Cupid Dons Copper's Brogans, Sees That a Lady Gets Around ..... Oklahoma, Idaho Men's Vote Periled - Time Limit for ETO Ballot Return Is Shy of Average Airmail Schedules ..... Cathedral At Rouen Burns ..... Guerilla War Hitler's Plan For the Finish? ..... U.S. Toll Light In S.W. Pacific - Deaths Less Than at Anzio, Envoy Says; New Action In Solomons ..... 4 Billions Are Approved For Lend Lease, UNRRA ..... Police Sergeant Accused Of Robbing Dead Fliers ..... Yanks Capture Velletri, Valmontone - Tank Thrust Blocks Nazi Escape Line - Ferentino Falls to Eighth Army; Foe Fights Hard For Mountain Route ..... Keep Vatican Clear Of Battle at Any Cost, Pope Pleads ..... Hash Marks ..... Air Supremacy ..... Tito Strikes ..... The World's Money ..... A Spy Job on Plan That Clicked - Nazis Caught Asleep On the By-Passing Of Velletri / By James Cooper ..... Tank-Infantry Teamwork Stressed in U.S. Planning / By Tom Hoge ..... Yanks Use German Guns, Shoot Way Out of Trap / By James Earl Roper ..... Army Poets ..... Women Handle Pari-Mutuels ..... Joe-Pitching; Tommy-Catching - Husky Elza Thompson Joins Troupe to Spar With Louis / By Tony Cordaro ..... Major League Results ..... Minor League Results ..... Tigers Outlast Yanks, 4-3, in 16 Innings - Bengals Sweep 4-Game Series; Brownies Lose - Nats Whip Louis, 11-5; Cards, Bucs Triumph; Phils Clip Reds ..... Bums Get First Sacker On Draft Board Assist ( First Baseman Jack Bollint ) ..... Clowns Oppose AF Nine Today - U.S. Teams Aid Red Cross At Wembley Stadium For Third Time / By George Maskin ..... Six Big Ten Teams To Clash in NCAA Track Meet June 9 ..... Pensive Heads Field of 7 in 'Belmont' Today - Wright's Pride Guns for Sweep Of Turf's 'Big 3' - Who Goes, Withers Victor, And Platter Loom As Threats ..... Texas Schoolboy Is New Sensation Of Cinder World ( Charlie Parker ) ..... Frick Fines and Suspends DiMaggio for Pushing Ump ..... Governor Makes a Hobby Pay, Nabs a Truck Thief ( Gov. Homer Adkins ) ..... Vote Periled for ETO Soldiers From Oklahoma and Idaho ..... Japs Preparing Knockout Blow, Chinese Fear - Chungking Says Enemy Has an Army of 210,000 Massed in Southeast ..... Buddies Talk of Reunion, It Comes-in P/W Camp ..... Second Marijuana Charge Against Krupa Wiped Out ..... American Forces Network ..... Why Did Sub Seize Barber From Liner? For Haircut, Maybe ..... Carrier Planes Raid Convoy ..... Fast Air Service Seen ..... A Bit of U.S. Sprouts From Soil of Old India ..... Fund Rises For Son of Heroine - U. S. Airmen Contribute 700 as British Arrange Government Pension ..... The Gift Was Satisfactory; There Wasn't One Squeal ..... News From Home - Chlorine Fells 300 in Brooklyn As Tank Bursts - People 'Fall in Street Like Flies' as Gas Spreads; 150 Hospitalized

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 05
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 05
Vol. 4 No. 183 - Monday, June 5, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks Battle Way Into Rome - City's Fate Uncertain; Nazis May Pull Out Or Fight for Capital - U.S. Tanks, Infantry Advance; Resistance May Be Rearguard Action; Fifth And Eighth Armies Link Up ..... Cisterna - What's Left of It ..... False Report of Invasion Turns U.S. Into Bedlam ..... 2 New Landings In New Guinea ..... Boulogne Is Hit 4 Times In Two Days - Libs, Forts, Other Craft Lash West Wall in Big Pre-Invasion Blitz ..... The War Today ..... All Hitlerland Now in Range - Shuttle-Forts Refuel at Soviet Bases ..... Shuttle Raid Panicking Reich, Stockholm Says ..... Text of Rome Statement by Allied Chiefs ..... Japs Say B29s in China, Warn Raids Imminent ..... Italian Prisoners 'Join' U.S. Army ..... To Shift Labor Far From Home If Need Arises - Manpower Board Adopts Rigid Rules to Control War Workers ..... U.S. Bombs Hit China Junction - Six Zeros and Transports Downed Over Chengchow; None of Ours Lost ..... A Saga of the Past for Your Future - If and When You Leave U.K., Here's What You'll Remember / By James F. McGlincy ..... 2 Engines Out, Lib Landed on 1 Wheel ( 'Zeus' Piloted by 2/Lt. Lester J. Baer ) ..... Reds Stand Off Nazis at Jassy - Moscow Denies Nazis Win Dominating Hill; Enemy Claims Gain in North ..... Shoe Rationing To Stay in U.S. ..... 27,273 Aircraft Built by British Plants In 1943 - Major Repairs Effected On 18,000 More, Report On Industry Reveals ..... Invasion Fireboats ..... Nazis Miss Tito, In Raid on HQ - Partisan Leader Reported To Have Escaped Into Bosnia's Mountains ..... 5 Who Aided Gunner Trapped by a Live Bomb Are Honored ( Capts. Robert Major, St. Paul, Minn., and Emory Kinder, Kingston, N.C.; T/Sgts. Charles James, Douglasville, Ga., and John Erp, Tecumseh, Okla., and Pvt. Willis Copeland, Edentown, N.C. ) ..... AFN Radio Program ..... Fund Started for Britain's Dr. Fleming - U.S. Campaign Is Begun To Reward Discoverer Of Famed Penicillin ..... Empress of Canada Sank in 1943 with Loss of 400 ..... Citizens' Group Assails Yank Behavior in U.K. ..... Details of U.K. Blast Radioed As Tip to Saboteurs in Europe ..... Nazi Oil Plants Badly Damaged - U.S. Photos Tell a Story Of Crippling Blows to Synthetic Production ..... Indiana's GOP - Dewey, Bricker Camps Both Interpret Move As 'Favorable' ..... 2 Air Officers Given Awards ( Brig. Gen. Robert F. Travis, of Savannah, Ga., and Lt. Col. Richard W. Weitzenfeld, of Chicago ) ..... 'Cigar-Box' Nerve Tester A Boon to Station Dentist ..... Browns Swat A's. 3-0, 18-8, to Widen AL Lead - Redbirds Trounce Phillies Twice., 9-3, 5-3 ..... Cards Increase Lead Over Bucs To Five Games - Pirates Work Triple-Play Against Giants; Tobin Blanks Reds ..... Cricket Here to Stay - Clowns Blank Ninth AF, 9-0, But Game Bewilders Fans / By George Maskin ..... Yankees Split With Cleveland To Lose Ground - Chisox Climb from Cellar By Trouncing Nats, 5-2 and 5-3 ..... Service Pitcher Hurls No-Hitter ..... Larkin TKOs Archer in Eighth ..... Scott's Pilot Claims Buddy, Nova Drew ..... Syracuse to Resume Grid ..... Lippy Spouts Off At $$$ Per Word ..... Major League Results ..... Henry's Comeback String Snapped by Willie Joyce ..... AAU Approves Pro Relations - Navy Athletes to Compete In Mixed Tourneys Without Slap ..... Penn Eleven Schedules 8 Games at Franklin Field ..... Majors' Mound Crop Yielding Its Share of Strikeout Kings ..... ETO SPORTS MIRROR ..... Young Snares 3 Titles as Illini Take CC Crown - Negro Freshman Victor In Dashes, Broad Jump; Sailors Second ..... One-Armed Star Bids for Majors - Memphis' Pete Gray Seeks Chance to Play In Big Time ..... Minor League Results ..... Al Javery Rejected ..... 'Nimitz Bowl' Dedicated ..... Bounding Home Nips Pensive in Belmont - Wright's Derby Winner Beaten By Half-Length - Bull Dandy Finishes Third; Platter Pulls Up Lame In Fifth Slot ..... Army Captures Heptagon Title - Cadets Register 82 Points To Shade Dartmouth; Cornell Third ..... West Point Cadets to Play 9-Game Football Schedule ..... Shuttle Bombing ..... Britain's Plane Output ..... GI Housing ..... Battle of Words ..... Cubs Will Be There on D-Day, Too - Flying Jeeps Go Up Any Time, In Any Weather - Cracker-Box Air Force Will Play A Big Role / By Robert F. Blake ..... Public-Relations School Pays Off for a Division / By Tom Hoge ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Joan Fontaine Wins Divorce With Plaint Brian Made Her Cry ..... Unhurt in 31 Missions, Cracks Up at Home ..... News From Home - House Refuses To Withhold Aid From S. America - Plan to Keep Lend-Lease From Any Nation Not Fighting Rejected ..... 15 Seized in Baltimore In Draft-Dodger Ring ..... German-Americans Jailed For Acting as Nazi Agents ..... Lack of Manpower Perils Midwest Wheat Harvest ..... Cuba Elects San Martin to Succeed Col. Batista ..... Wallace Hails Soviet Amity - Vice President, Speaking In Russian, Gets Warm Welcome in Siberia ..... "Tyrants' War" Born in Tenn. ..... Enemy Boasts Disclose Atlantic Wall Features - Nazis Claim German Coastal Defenses Form Network from Spain to Norway

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 06
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 06
Vol. 4 No. 184 - Tuesday, June 6, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Nazis Flee North of Rome; Victor Quits - King Vests Power In Prince Umberto, But Retains Sceptre - Badoglio Expected to Be Asked to Form New Cabinet; Capital Is Saved as Germans Quit It Without Battle ..... First Picture of Yanks in Rome ..... Reveal How Yanks From U.K. Set Up Shuttle Bases in Russia ..... French Coast Blitzed 4th Day - Forts, Libs Hit Calais, Boulogne - Blows Come After U.S. Heavies' First Triple Mission in a Day ..... The War Today ..... 16 More Jap Ships Sunk ..... Open Biak Drive For 3 Airfields - Yanks Advance Again After Five-Day Halt; 36 Tons Dropped on Truk ..... Japs Gain in Changsha Drive; Chinese Rout Column to NW ..... 45 Japs Jump Off Cliff To Escape Bayoneting ..... Planes Smash Enemy Vehicles ..... King Keeps Title As Head of Savoy ..... GI Harangues Crowd From Duce's Balcony ..... HASH MARKS ..... Rome-Berlin Axis ..... Goering Is Happy ..... Cutting the Tentacles ..... More Quads ( Quadruplets ) ..... 4 Roads Open to Nazis Fleeing North of Rome ..... Army Poets ..... Reds, Bucs Win Two; White Sox Climb to 4th - Cards, Phillies In Standoff; Cubs Top Bums - Reds Bump Braves, 1-0,7-3; Pirates Club Giants, 9-4 and 7-4 ..... Galehouse Whistles at Work - Liners Whistle Past His Head When Denny Toils for Browns ..... Wasdell, Northey Freed Of Auto Crash Charges ..... Minor League Results ..... How They Stand ..... Ex-Gridder Honored For Valor in Italy ( Capt. Maurice Britt ) ..... Senators Drop Into AL Cellar; Browns Split - Yanks Trim Tribe in 11th, Then Lose Finale; Tigers Divide ..... Exit Fascism, Enter the Yanks ..... Aviation Output Exceeded Goal By 2 Pct. in May - Heavy Bombers 'Most We Ever Got in a Month,' WPB Chief Reports ..... Military Duty Completed, Gable to Get Discharge ..... WACs' 1st London Dance Planned Wednesday Night ..... Fourth B26 Passes 100-Mission Mark ( 'Impatient Virgin' piloted by 2/Lt. Robert P. Coseo ) ..... Women Voters Exceed Men - Take Lead 25 Years After Suffrage Law; Norman Thomas Renominated ..... Klan Headquarters Closed in Atlanta; Reported Disbanded ..... Nazis Hammer Jassy Defenses ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Crops in Texas Endangered By Labor Shortage - U.S. Job Service Accused Of Hindering Farmers From Recruiting Help

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 07 A
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 07 A
Vol. 4 No. 185 - Wednesday, June 7, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Allies Driving Into France - Sea-Air-Ground Opposition Less Than Expected ..... 'This Was the Invasion' - Flying S&S Writer Files First Eyewitness Story / By Bud Hutton ..... Eisenhower's Order of Day ..... Greatest Umbrella for Landing - Armadas of Allied Planes Hammer Nazi Targets ..... Cheering Crowds Greet Invasion News in Moscow ..... German Army Halts All Leave ..... The Great Crusade ..... This Is It ..... Hash Marks ..... Behind D-Day, Long Preparation - Forces, Home Front Together Sweated To Get Ready ..... Gen. Ike, Calm and Confident, Jokes With Troops at Takeoff / By E. V. Roberts ..... Pacific PTs See 1st ETO Action Pacing Invasion - Run Right Up Under Nazi Guns With Minesweepers Clearing Convoy's Way ..... AFN Radio Program ..... System of Spreading Defense Again Pays Off for the Allies - By Staff Commentator ..... Convoys, Moved to Docks On 24-Hour Schedule ..... Sport in Brief ..... Yanks Were Grim, Set When Boats Pulled Out ..... Best of Rations Served To Troops on Alert ..... 5th, 8th Armies Chase Germans North of Rome - FDR Warns Victory Is Still Distant and Will Be 'Tough and Costly' ..... Troops Carry an Arsenal In Battle Jacket Pockets ..... Escort Carrier Sunk ( USS Block Island ) ..... U.S. Hears News Soberly; FDR Pens a Prayer - President Sits Up Late to Follow Action; Lights Blaze in Pentagon ..... Jap Destroyers Sunk in Pacific ..... Letters to Home Front Kept the Invaders Busy ..... Two Invaders Cited ( T/Sgt. A. Plona and Sgt. Robert A. Price ) ..... Troops Carry $4 Into France ..... Awesome Sight as Fleet Bombards / By Desmond Tighe ..... London Calm But Tense at D-Day News - No Celebrations, and GIs Take It Like the Rest, Quietly Go to Work / By Arthur W. White ..... Nazis Fear Blow From East Next ..... French Say Underground Already Aiding Troops ..... The War Today

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 07 B
Vol. 4 No. 185 - Wednesday, June 7, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Allies Driving Into France - Opposition Less Than Expected; Troops 10 Mi. In ..... 'This Was the Invasion' - Flying S&S Writer Files First Eyewitness Story / By Bud Hutton ..... Eisenhower's Order of Day ..... Greatest Umbrella for Landing - Armadas of Allied Planes Hammer Nazi Targets ..... Teheran Set Landing Time With Stalin's OK, Says FDR ..... Late Bulletins: First U.S. Raid From USSR Bases - Stalin Lauds Allies On Rome - Invasion Jams U.S. Papers Washington ..... The Great Crusade ..... This Is It ..... Hash Marks ..... Behind D-Day, Long Preparation - Forces, Home Front Together Sweated To Get Ready ..... Gen. Ike, Calm and Confident, Jokes With Troops at Takeoff / By E. V. Roberts ..... AFN Radio Program ..... System of Spreading Defense Again Pays Off for the Allies - By Staff Commentator ..... Convoys, Moved to Docks On 24-Hour Schedule ..... Sport in Brief ..... Yanks Were Grim, Set When Boats Pulled Out ..... 5th, 8th Armies Chase Germans North of Rome - FDR Warns Victory Is Still Distant and Will Be 'Tough and Costly' ..... U.S. Hears News Soberly; FDR Pens a Prayer - President Sits Up Late to Follow Action; Lights Blaze in Pentagon ..... Jap Destroyers Sunk in Pacific ..... Letters to Home Front Kept the Invaders Busy ..... Two Invaders Cited ( T/Sgt. A. Plona and Sgt. Robert A. Price ) ..... German Army Halts All Leave ..... Awesome Sight as Fleet Bombards / By Desmond Tighe ..... London Calm But Tense at D-Day News - No Celebrations, and GIs Take It Like the Rest, Quietly Go to Work / By Arthur W. White ..... Nazis Fear Blow From East Next ..... French Say Underground Already Aiding Troops ..... The War Today

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 08
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 08
Vol. 4 No. 186 - Thursday, June 8, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Beaches Clear of Enemy - Troops and Supplies Pour Onto Continent; Battle Rages at Caen ..... Air Train 200 Mi. Long Takes Troops to France ..... Allied Craft Keep Skies Free of Foe ..... Eisenhower's Son Gets Bars on D-Day ..... 'Strike Now,' French Told By Algiers Commissioner ..... Sidelights on the Second Front ..... Baby Named 'Dee Day' ..... And Another 'Invasia' ..... Riflemen, Navy Teamed to Win In Beach Duel / By Jack Foster ..... Across the Channel ..... German Reaction ..... Reverse Needed ..... Shortage of Nazi Materials Left Gaps in Atlantic Wall / By Joseph Driscoll ..... Maybe We Should Raise Our Subscription Rates ..... 3 Mighty Words, 'This Is It,' Gave Press the News / By Richard Wilbur ..... D-Day Sports in States - Baseball, Racing Cards Postponed as Tribute ..... Tulsa Boxing Board Reverses Nova Verdict ..... Bomb Weight Tripled In '44 Raids on Reich ..... Gillette Victor - In Ia. Primary ( Sen. Guy Gillette ) ..... Wounded Return, Tell Their Story - Unopposed, Shock Troops Blast Nazi Block 'Exactly as Briefed' / By Howard Whitman ..... Portugal Bars Wolfram Export ..... 7,000 Ships Convoyed ..... First Americans Killed Come Back to Britain / By Ruth Cowan ..... Katie Expands Her Fight Stable ..... Hack Changes Mind; To Return to Cubs ..... Minor League Results ..... Yanks Close In On Biak Airfield Off New Guinea - Mile and Half From Goal; Japs Flee Kohima Area, Near Changsha Gates ..... General's Blab Costs His Stars ..... Nazis Weaken at Jassy; Forts Wreck Galatz Field ..... Invasion No. 6 for Many 9th Troop-Carrier Pilots ..... AFN Radio Program ..... To Honor Elihu Yale's Memory ..... 'H-Hour' Photo Chosen ..... The War Today ..... Lt. Gen. Bradley Commands U.S. Ground Forces - Veteran Infantry Expert Observed Landings From Cruiser ..... Mines Slow 8th North of Rome ..... U.S. Forces Network And BBC Broadcast To Troops in Europe ..... ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... Propaganda! - Goebbels' Pet Adjective Mechanics Make Psychological Ammo to Hit GIs Where They Think-He Thinks / By Hamilton Whitman ..... Sh'-h!--Nazi Brains Dept. Working ..... About...Lice - Herman the German and Herman the Vermin--Both These Pests Are Lousing Up the Continent / By Ralph Harwood ..... When SS Quits--Adolf's Done - Robbing Is Their Business - Roundup Squad in Action ..... GI JERRY by Lt. Dave Breger Nazi Guide Book Part II ..... The Old Sergeants' Corner

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 09 A
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 09 A
Vol. 4 No. 187 - Friday, June 9, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... 1st City, Airfields Captured - First Phase Is Over And Foothold Secure, London HQ Asserts ..... Heavies Get Luftwaffe Out to Fight ..... The War Today ..... 'Troops Performing Magnificently' - Text of Eisenhower Statement After Visiting Beachhead Area ..... Berlin Reports Soviet Offensive ..... Freedom Sends French Town Wild ( Bayeux ) / By Richard McMillan ..... First Mail Call For Liberators / By Arthur W. White ..... Principle Port For Rome Falls To Racing Allies - Civita Vecchia, 40 Miles From Capital, Captured; 5th Army Presses On ..... First Large Batch Of Prisoners Lands ..... Gloom and Cheer ..... $64 Question ..... Newsworthy Names ..... Hash Marks ..... Infantry Wins Foothold With Terrific Attack / By Jack Foster ..... First Story From the Paratroops - Lost After Landing, Writer Saved By Pals' Bullets in 'Movie Rescue' / By Leonard Mosley ..... Difficult Terrain Problems Ahead for Assault Troops / By Hanson W. Baldwin ..... Marauder Does Mission With Only Half a Crew ( B26 'Pickled Dilly' ) ..... Major League Results ..... Minor League Results ..... St. Louis Team Enters American Hockey Circuit ..... Vosmik to Join Nats ..... Tigers Buy Shortstop ( Leslie Floyd ) ..... 129 Pros Tee Off In $17,500 Event - McSpaden, Nelson, Wood In Plush War Bond Tournament ..... Williams Registers Photo-Finish Win Over Sammy Angott ..... Dodgers Trade Chipman To Cubs for Ed Stanky ..... Marathon Ace Speeds To Army Hiking Mark ( Pfc Ruben Meyer ) ..... Ernie Takes a Bride ( Ernie Lombards ) ..... Pirates Dump Reds, 4-2, to Gain on Cards - Giants Defeat Braves, 6-2 ; Ott Swats 2 Homers - Red Sox Trounce Yankees, Chisox Win 7th in Row; Phils Top Bums ..... Schalk Returns to Game As Cub Talent Scout ..... 'Filthy 13' Squad Rivaled by None In Leaping Party - Whereabouts Not Known But Pity the Nazis Who Meet Them / By Tom Hoge ..... Allies All Set to Take Over And Restore French Railways ..... Biak Airfield Falls to Allies - Japs Cut Off From Rear, Lose Bomb Base Within Philippines Range ..... Conn. to Legalize War Ballot ..... Jap Protest to U.S. ..... 2,000 Jews Reach Switzerland ..... AFN Radio Program ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Ex-Lt. Governor Pleads Guilty to Bribery Charge - Former No. 2 Michigan Man Admits Plot to Corrupt Legislature ..... Confederate Uniform in House ( Julius F. Howell ) ..... Back to the Old Job ( Pvt. Paul Morgan ) ..... Shy Cabbies on Strike ..... Pawnbrokers Are Rushed ..... Sisters Killed in Crash ..... Brothers Gored to Death ( George and Hawky Jones ) ..... Terry and the Pirates / By Milton Caniff

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 09 B
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 09 B
Vol. 4 No. 187 - Friday, June 9, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Surge Past 1st Seized City - Allies Gaining in Face Of Stern Resistance; 11 Mi. Inland--Nazis ..... Luftwaffe Beginning to Assert Itself ..... The War Today ..... 'Troops Performing Magnificently' - Text of Eisenhower Statement After Visiting Beachhead Area ..... Berlin Reports Soviet Offensive ..... Freedom Sends French Town Wild ( Bayeux ) / By Richard McMillan ..... First Mail Call For Liberators / By Arthur W. White ..... Principle Port For Rome Falls To Racing Allies - Civita Vecchia, 40 Miles From Capital, Captured; 5th Army Presses On ..... First Large Batch Of Prisoners Lands ..... Gloom and Cheer ..... $64 Question ..... Newsworthy Names ..... Hash Marks ..... Infantry Wins Foothold With Terrific Attack / By Jack Foster ..... First Story From the Paratroops - Lost After Landing, Writer Saved By Pals' Bullets in 'Movie Rescue' / By Leonard Mosley ..... Difficult Terrain Problems Ahead for Assault Troops / By Hanson W. Baldwin ..... Marauder Does Mission With Only Half a Crew ( B26 'Pickled Dilly' ) ..... Major League Results ..... Minor League Results ..... St. Louis Team Enters American Hockey Circuit ..... Vosmik to Join Nats ..... Tigers Buy Shortstop ( Leslie Floyd ) ..... 129 Pros Tee Off In $17,500 Event - McSpaden, Nelson, Wood In Plush War Bond Tournament ..... Williams Registers Photo-Finish Win Over Sammy Angott ..... Dodgers Trade Chipman To Cubs for Ed Stanky ..... Marathon Ace Speeds To Army Hiking Mark ( Pfc Ruben Meyer ) ..... Ernie Takes a Bride ( Ernie Lombards ) ..... Pirates Dump Reds, 4-2, to Gain on Cards - Giants Defeat Braves, 6-2 ; Ott Swats 2 Homers - Red Sox Trounce Yankees, Chisox Win 7th in Row; Phils Top Bums ..... Schalk Returns to Game As Cub Talent Scout ..... 'Filthy 13' Squad Rivaled by None In Leaping Party - Whereabouts Not Known But Pity the Nazis Who Meet Them / By Tom Hoge ..... Biak Airfield Falls to Allies - Japs Cut Off From Rear, Lose Bomb Base Within Philippines Range ..... Bulkeley, Pacific Hero, Leads PT Boats Here ..... 2,000 Jews Reach Switzerland ..... AFN Radio Program ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Ex-Lt. Governor Pleads Guilty to Bribery Charge - Former No. 2 Michigan Man Admits Plot to Corrupt Legislature ..... Confederate Uniform in House ( Julius F. Howell ) ..... Back to the Old Job ( Pvt. Paul Morgan ) ..... Shy Cabbies on Strike ..... Pawnbrokers Are Rushed ..... Sisters Killed in Crash ..... Brothers Gored to Death ( George and Hawky Jones ) ..... Terry and the Pirates / By Milton Caniff

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 10 A
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 10 A
Vol. 4 No. 188 - Saturday, June 10, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks 17 Mi. From Cherbourg - Town on Peninsula Seized; Allied Units Smashing Into Caen - British and Canadian Forces Link Up; 15 Miles Past Bayeux, Nazis Admit; Single U.S. Glider Takes 1 Place ..... 2nd Front Fails to Stop Reich Raids - Munich Hit Hard From South; Weather Curbs Flying Over Beachhead ..... The War Today ..... Assassin Fails to Get Umberto; New Italian Premier Is Named ..... Red 'Offensive' Just Nazi Jitters ..... The Sgt. York of Oratory - Yank Talks 156 Captors Into Giving Up ( Capt. William J. Adams ) ..... Nazis Report Allies 45 Mi. NW of Rome - Tarquinia Falls; Germans Lose Junction 30 Mi. Due North of Capital ..... Bombs Damage A Jap Cruiser ..... Grim Warning ..... Beachhead Mail ..... Scouting Revived ( Italy ) ..... Hash Marks ..... He Set Ship Down On Trees, Ran Into Enemy Fire / By Lt. Alexis Neel ..... Suicide Mission - Assault Engineers Went In First, Cleared Out Defenses Under Fire / By Lionel Shapiro ..... PRIVATE BREGER / By Dave Breger ..... Battle Sidelights ..... New Draft Board Wrinkle - Baseball-Minded Board Defers Cards' Litwhiler ..... 'Hello, Boss, I'm Abducted' The Beau Informs Manager ( Beau Jack ) ..... Minor League Results ..... Dodgers Buy Youngster ( Eddie Miksis ) ..... Major League Results ..... Race Fans Storm Track After Disqualification ( Suffolk Downs ) ..... Byrd's 66 Paces Rich Golf Meet - Ex-Ball Player Leads Field By Two Strokes; Hamilton 2nd ..... Meade Finishes 2nd In First N.Y. Try Since Suspension ( Don Meade ) ..... Williams Seeks Tiff Against Juan Zurita ..... Marines Transfer Hirsch, 23 Others ( Elroy "Crazy Legs" Hirsch ) ..... Walters Leads Reds to 2-1 Win Over Cardinals - Bucky Turns in 9th Victory; Tribe Edges Browns; Yanks Beaten ..... Navy Accepts Heusser ( Ed Heusser ) ..... Li'l Abner / By Al Capp ..... Cutter Rescues At Least 126 in Assault Drama - Small Coast Guard Ship Defies Disaster in Waters Off Beach / By Carter Barber ..... Roosevelt Says DeGaulle Soon Will Visit Capital ..... American Forces Network ..... Where's Luftwaffe? Some Say Nazi Chiefs Just Can't Risk It ..... James Stewart Promoted To Lieutenant Colonel ..... Food for Starving Greece ..... Parachutist Back, Says Losses Low, Mission a Success ( Col. Ralph B. Bagby ) ..... Typhus Is Licked ..... Stark Praises Navy For Role in Landings ..... Yanks Close In On Cherbourg ..... Channel Survivors Eagerly Wait Chance to Get Back Over / By Jack Foster ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Utah Colonel, 28. To Be Youngest General in U.S. - Another, 29, Is Nominated By Roosevelt to Be One-Star Officer ( Lt. Cols. Richard C. Sanders and Clinton D. Vincent ) ..... Avery Assails U.S. Agencies ( Sewell Avery ) ..... Farley Quits State Post ( James A. Farley ) ..... Ace Out of Big Game ( Maj. Robert Johnson ) ..... FDR's 'Health Excellent' ..... Union Approves Merger ( United Steel Workers and Aluminum Workers Union ) ..... Terry and the Pirates / By Milton Caniff

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 10 B
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 10 B
Vol. 4 No. 188 - Saturday, June 10, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks 17 Mi. From Cherbourg - Town on Peninsula Seized; Allied Units Smashing Into Caen - British and Canadian Forces Link Up; 15 Miles Past Bayeux, Nazis Admit; Single U.S. Glider Takes 1 Place ..... U.S. Heavies Continue to Blast Reich - Munich Hit Hard From South; Weather Curbs Flying Over Beachhead ..... The War Today ..... Assassin Fails to Get Umberto; New Italian Premier Is Named ..... Red 'Offensive' Just Nazi Jitters ..... The Sgt. York of Oratory - Yank Talks 156 Captors Into Giving Up ( Capt. William J. Adams ) ..... Nazis Report Allies 45 Mi. NW of Rome - Tarquinia Falls; Germans Lose Junction 30 Mi. Due North of Capital ..... Marshall, Arnold, King In London From U.S. ..... Bombs Damage A Jap Cruiser ..... Grim Warning ..... Beachhead Mail ..... Scouting Revived ( Italy ) ..... Hash Marks ..... He Set Ship Down On Trees, Ran Into Enemy Fire / By Lt. Alexis Neel ..... Suicide Mission - Assault Engineers Went In First, Cleared Out Defenses Under Fire / By Lionel Shapiro ..... PRIVATE BREGER / By Dave Breger ..... Battle Sidelights ..... New Draft Board Wrinkle - Baseball-Minded Board Defers Cards' Litwhiler ..... 'Hello, Boss, I'm Abducted' The Beau Informs Manager ( Beau Jack ) ..... Minor League Results ..... Dodgers Buy Youngster ( Eddie Miksis ) ..... Major League Results ..... Race Fans Storm Track After Disqualification ( Suffolk Downs ) ..... Byrd's 66 Paces Rich Golf Meet - Ex-Ball Player Leads Field By Two Strokes; Hamilton 2nd ..... Meade Finishes 2nd In First N.Y. Try Since Suspension ( Don Meade ) ..... Williams Seeks Tiff Against Juan Zurita ..... Marines Transfer Hirsch, 23 Others ( Elroy "Crazy Legs" Hirsch ) ..... Walters Leads Reds to 2-1 Win Over Cardinals - Bucky Turns in 9th Victory; Tribe Edges Browns; Yanks Beaten ..... Navy Accepts Heusser ( Ed Huesser ) ..... Li'l Abner / By Al Capp ..... Cutter Rescues At Least 126 in Assault Drama - Small Coast Guard Ship Defies Disaster in Waters Off Beach / By Carter Barber ..... Roosevelt Says DeGaulle Soon Will Visit Capital ..... American Forces Network ..... Where's Luftwaffe? Some Say Nazi Chiefs Just Can't Risk It ..... James Stewart Promoted To Lieutenant Colonel ..... Food for Starving Greece ..... Parachutist Back, Says Losses Low, Mission a Success ( Col. Ralph B. Bagby ) ..... Typhus Is Licked ..... Captured, Lee's Son Bops Guard, Escapes ( Capt. John C. H. Lee Jr. ) ..... Yanks Close In On Cherbourg ..... Channel Survivors Eagerly Wait Chance to Get Back Over / By Jack Foster ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Utah Colonel, 28. To Be Youngest General in U.S. - Another, 29, Is Nominated By Roosevelt to Be One-Star Officer ( Lt. Cols. Richard C. Sanders and Clinton D. Vincent ) ..... Avery Assails U.S. Agencies ( Sewell Avery ) ..... Farley Quits State Post ( James A. Farley ) ..... Ace Out of Big Game ( Maj. Robert Johnson ) ..... FDR's 'Health Excellent' ..... Union Approves Merger ( United Steel Workers and Aluminum Workers Union ) ..... Terry and the Pirates / By Milton Caniff

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 12 A
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 12 A
Vol. 4 No. 189 - Monday, June 12, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Liberation Issue ..... Unified Front Now 51 Mi. Broad - 2 U.S. Forces Link Up At Vire River; British Capture Key Junction - Yanks Gain in Push On Cherbourg Peninsula ..... Giant Blows Are Struck by Plane Fleets - 2,000 U.S. Craft Alone Batter Nazis; French Fields Now in Use ..... The War Today ..... Liberation Spans the Waters - A Day-by-Day Review Of the Great Crusade / By William R. Spear ..... This 'Liberation Issue" Goes to Yanks Across ..... S & S Reporter Tells Of Medics' Heroism On Bloody Beaches / By Bud Hutton ..... Driving on the Right Is the Rule in France ..... Solemn Nation Greeted News With Prayers - Absenteeism Went Down, The Strikers Went Back-All U.S. Wanted to Help ..... Dalmatian Isle Raided by Allies ..... Polish Premier in Washington ..... Allied Air Cover A Big Feature Of the Landings - Fighters Roam the Skies At Will; 9th Setting Up New Airfields / By Doug Werner ..... Jap Naval Attache in Italy Is Reported Assassinated ..... West Wall a 'Myth' in Spots, In Others Devilishly Tough ..... Yanks KO Gun Nests With Knives, Grenades By Henry Gorrell ..... Need Help in France? Contact Help Wanted ..... Reporter Gives His Impressions Of the New Front / By C. B. Lynch ..... Sweden Reported Ready To Curb Bearings Exports ..... 5 U.S. Army Nurses Become First Allied Women to Land / By Walter Fishman ..... C47 Lands Smack in Middle Of Pitched Battle in France ..... French Put On Sunday Best to Welcome Allies - Hidden Wine Trotted Out As Natives Declare a Liberation Holiday ..... Liberation Gives French Something to Chew On ..... Help WantedAND GIVEN ..... Liberation Issue ..... Copy Cat ..... Music Makers ..... Hash Marks ..... Ike Directs Show From Mobile HQ - He'll Move Across When the Right Time Arrives / By Stanley Burch ..... S & S Eyewitness' Story: How Rangers, Cut Off, Held On Grimly in Own 'Little Bataan' / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Army Poets - Fiddlers' Green ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... Even to Land Was a Miracle, Pyle Declares - Sprawling Bodies Tell Mute Story of Death in the Murderous Fire / By Ernie Pyle ..... Glider Pilots Back in Britain ( 2/Lt. Charles B. Ellington. High Point, North Carolina; F/O Kenneth Ensor. Piano, Ill.; and F/O Joe Gilbreath, Fort Worth, Tex. ) ..... Gun Emplacements Smashed in Special Mission by Heavies / By Nathan Asch ( Bombardiers: Capt. Harry W. Meadville, of Lawton, Okla.; 1/Lt. Paul R Carsten, of Elmore, Ohio, and 1/Lt. Henry Tonelli, of San Francisco ) ..... Nazi Captive Says It's All Propaganda ..... 1,000 Brooklyn Doctors Accused in Pay Racket ..... Nazi Convoy to Crete Smashed by Marauders ..... Pacific Malaria Reduced 95 Pct. ..... Army Photo Chief Tells Of 'Irresistible' Assault ( Lt. Col. William A. Ulman ) ..... Shipping Losses to Subs In May Lowest of War ..... AFL Organizers Sentenced ( Jean Jodoin and Philip Cutler ) ..... 9th Glider Pilot Kills 11 of Foe, Then Escapes - American's Wild Exploit After Capture in France Is Revealed ( F/O R. B. Fowler ) ..... GIs Swell Billfolds And Ease Manpower Crisis on Furloughs ..... Gambling in Plants Stirs Little Flower to Protest ..... Victory Vigil ( Cundiyo, N.M ) ..... AFN Radio Program ..... Cards Swamp Reds, 18-0; Bums Clip Braves - Pirates Topple Cubs, Tighten Hold on Second - Rain Curtails Major League Activity Over Weekend ..... Byrd Keeps Up Hot Links Pace ( Sammy Byrd ) ..... Giants Sign Prep Star ( Jimmy Goodwin ) ..... Man of Letters 'Johnny Lujack' / By Pap ..... How They Stand ..... Northwestern Honors Kepford ( Lt. Ira "Ike" Kepford ) ..... Illini Capture NCAA Crown - Young Stars as Trackmen Sweep to Easy Victory ..... Sports Highlights ..... Minor League Roundup ..... News From Home - GOP Convention Delegate List Complete; Dewey Far in Lead ..... 'GI Rights Bill' Near Final OK - Senate-House Conference Reaches Agreement on Aid to Veterans ..... Guilty of Fraud, 2 Officers Are Cashiered by Army ( Lt. Bill M. Sellais and Capt. Edward P. Patka ) ..... Mahurin, Back in Indiana, Gets a Ticket for Parking ( Maj. Walker C. Mahurin ) ..... Liquor Thieves Running Insurance Company Dry ..... UAW Endorses Firing Of 600 Wildcat Strikers ..... She Wouldn't Dood It ( Red Skelton ) ..... Inverted Crusade ..... Bradley's Daughter Weds ( Elizabeth Cannel Bradley ) ..... Debt-Limit Bill Signed ..... But Little Lamsey Dhivey! ..... Joan Blondell Asks Divorce ..... Capt. Gentile to Wed ( Capt. Don Gentile ) ..... Flood Damage in Iowa Estimated at 154 Million ..... Li'l Abner / By Al Capp ..... Terry and the Pirates ..... Pictorial Review of Drive That Breached West Wall

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 12 B
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 12 B
Vol. 4 No. 189 - Monday, June 12, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Liberation Issue ..... Unified Front Now 51 Mi. Broad - 2 U.S. Forces Link Up At Vire River; British Capture Key Junction - Yanks Gain in Push On Cherbourg Peninsula ..... Reds Open Offensive on North Front - Smash Open 25-Mile Gap In Finnish Lines to Break Lull in the East ..... 4 Jap Destroyers Sunk in Pacific ..... The War Today ..... Liberation Spans the Waters - A Day-by-Day Review Of the Great Crusade / By William R. Spear ..... This 'Liberation Issue" Goes to Yanks Across ..... Pescara Yielded By Nazis as 5th Continues Push - Axis Suffers 'Catastrophe,' Falling Back 'Completely Disorganized' in Italy ..... U.S. Heavies Hit Rumania From New Bases in Russia ..... Giant Blows Are Struck by Plane Fleets ..... Solemn Nation Greeted News With Prayers - Absenteeism Went Down, The Strikers Went Back-All U.S. Wanted to Help ..... S & S Reporter Tells Of Medics' Heroism On Bloody Beaches / By Bud Hutton ..... Channel Traffic Like Times Sq. On Saturday Night / By Jack Foster ..... Driving on the Right Is the Rule in France ..... Dalmatian Isle Raided by Allies ..... Allied Air Cover A Big Feature Of the Landings - Fighters Roam the Skies At Will; 9th Setting Up New Airfields / By Doug Werner ..... Jap Naval Attache in Italy Is Reported Assassinated ..... West Wall a 'Myth' in Spots, In Others Devilishly Tough ..... Yanks KO Gun Nests With Knives, Grenades By Henry Gorrell ..... Need Help in France? Contact Help Wanted ..... Reporter Gives His Impressions Of the New Front / By C. B. Lynch ..... Sweden Reported Ready To Curb Bearings Exports ..... 5 U.S. Army Nurses Become First Allied Women to Land / By Walter Fishman ..... Germans Say Prisoners To March Through Paris ..... French Put On Sunday Best to Welcome Allies - Hidden Wine Trotted Out As Natives Declare a Liberation Holiday ..... Liberation Gives French Something to Chew On ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... Copy Cat ..... Music Makers ..... Hash Marks ..... Ike Directs Show From Mobile HQ - He'll Move Across When the Right Time Arrives / By Stanley Burch ..... S & S Eyewitness' Story: How Rangers, Cut Off, Held On Grimly in Own 'Little Bataan' / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Army Poets - Fiddlers' Green ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... Even to Land Was a Miracle, Pyle Declares - Sprawling Bodies Tell Mute Story of Death in the Murderous Fire / By Ernie Pyle ..... Glider Pilots Back in Britain ( 2/Lt. Charles B. Ellington. High Point, North Carolina; F/O Kenneth Ensor. Piano, Ill.; and F/O Joe Gilbreath, Fort Worth, Tex. ) ..... Gun Emplacements Smashed in Special Mission by Heavies / By Nathan Asch ( Bombardiers: Capt. Harry W. Meadville, of Lawton, Okla.; 1/Lt. Paul R Carsten, of Elmore, Ohio, and 1/Lt. Henry Tonelli, of San Francisco ) ..... Nazi Captive Says It's All Propaganda ..... 1,000 Brooklyn Doctors Accused in Pay Racket ..... Nazi Convoy to Crete Smashed by Marauders ..... Pacific Malaria Reduced 95 Pct. ..... Army Photo Chief Tells Of 'Irresistible' Assault ( Lt. Col. William A. Ulman ) ..... Shipping Losses to Subs In May Lowest of War ..... AFL Organizers Sentenced ( Jean Jodoin and Philip Cutler ) ..... 9th Glider Pilot Kills 11 of Foe, Then Escapes - American's Wild Exploit After Capture in France Is Revealed ( F/O R. B. Fowler ) ..... GIs Swell Billfolds And Ease Manpower Crisis on Furloughs ..... Gambling in Plants Stirs Little Flower to Protest ..... Victory Vigil ( Cundiyo, N.M ) ..... AFN Radio Program ..... Cards Swamp Reds, 18-0; Bums Clip Braves - Pirates Topple Cubs, Tighten Hold on Second - Rain Curtails Major League Activity Over Weekend ..... Byrd Keeps Up Hot Links Pace ( Sammy Byrd ) ..... Giants Sign Prep Star ( Jimmy Goodwin ) ..... Man of Letters 'Johnny Lujack' / By Pap ..... How They Stand ..... Northwestern Honors Kepford ( Lt. Ira "Ike" Kepford ) ..... Illini Capture NCAA Crown - Young Stars as Trackmen Sweep to Easy ..... Victory ..... Sports Highlights ..... Minor League Roundup ..... News From Home - GOP Convention Delegate List Complete; Dewey Far in Lead ..... 'GI Rights Bill' Near Final OK - Senate-House Conference Reaches Agreement on Aid to Veterans ..... Guilty of Fraud, 2 Officers Are Cashiered by Army ( Lt. Bill M. Sellais and Capt. Edward P. Patka ) ..... Mahurin, Back in Indiana, Gets a Ticket for Parking ( Maj. Walker C. Mahurin ) ..... Liquor Thieves Running Insurance Company Dry ..... UAW Endorses Firing Of 600 Wildcat Strikers ..... She Wouldn't Dood It ( Red Skelton ) ..... Inverted Crusade ..... Bradley's Daughter Weds ( Elizabeth Cannel Bradley ) ..... Debt-Limit Bill Signed ..... But Little Lamsey Dhivey! ..... Joan Blondell Asks Divorce ..... Capt. Gentile to Wed ( Capt. Don Gentile ) ..... Flood Damage in Iowa Estimated at 154 Million ..... Li'l Abner / By Al Capp ..... Terry and the Pirates ..... Pictorial Review of Drive That Breached West Wall

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 13
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 13
Vol. 4 No. 190 - Tuesday, June 13, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks 18 MI. In; Carentan Falls - Allied Beachhead Now 60 Mi. Broad; 1,400 Bombers Out - U.S. Fighters Using Air Strips in France; Americans Capture Cerisy Forest; Gains 'Better Than Satisfactory' ..... Heavies Attack Cracks Record - Nazis Put Up Strongest Resistance Since D-Day; 1,400 Bombers Out ..... Reds Pursue Finns After 25 Mile Gain - Tanks, Infantry Batter Concrete Defenses Along Karelian Peninsula ..... The War Today ..... S & S Eyewitness Reports: The Rangers 'Join the Cavalry' Astride Seized German Nags / By Bud Hutton ..... Gigantic Glider Revealed As Allied Secret Weapon ..... Triple Play ..... Tricks of the Trade ..... 'We Haf Come!' ..... Hash Marks ..... S & S Reporters' Stories of Assault . . . Every Ranger A Hero on the French Beach / By G. K. Hodenfield - Wounded Get Back With a Few Tips to Those Going Over / By E. M. Llewellyn - E-Boats Fail To Stop LST In the Channel / By Jack Foster ..... Army Poets - Hope / T/S Frank Seracino ..... Yanks Slide to Fourth After Double Setback - Red Sox Whip Champs, 2-1,4-1, Climb to Second - Browns Divide With Tribe; Tigers Win, 1-0, After 4-2 Loss to Chisox ..... Sammy Byrd's 274 Captures Philly Match; Wood Second ..... Sports SIDELIGHTS ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted--AND GIVEN ..... Cardinals Take 5-1/2 Game Lead - Redbirds Slap Reds, 3-1, 4-1; Cubs Clip Bucs - Giants Cop Twin Bill From Phillies; Dodgers, Braves Split ..... Warmerdam Leads Crack Field in 56th AAU Title Tourney ..... Major League Results ..... Bosox Acquire Fran Barrett ..... Eaker Returns From Soviet on Bomb Mission - General Led First Assault From Italy; Rumanian Targets Pasted ..... WSA Civilians Reach France ..... French Captives Reported Told Weygand Was Shot ..... Radio Programs ..... French Given A Death Threat ..... Paris Ready With U.S. Flags ..... Vote Day's Pay for Relief ..... Guam Blasted By U.S. Force ..... Jap Counter-Attacks Repelled in Burma ..... Flier Shoots Down German Locomotive ..... Nazi 14th Army Routed in Italy - Germans Rush Up Division Of Russians; 5th Nearly 73 Mi, North of Rome ..... NEWS FROM HOME - U.S. Envisions Record Wheat Crop in 1944 - May Pass Billion-Bushel Mark; Prospects Good For Other Produce ..... 45 Seized in Gaming Raids ..... Two Hospital Ships Weekly ..... Induction Pool Planned ..... Four Guilty of Fraud ..... Lindbergh's Work Revealed ..... 'Quake in Los Angeles ..... Orphan Fund Is Swelled By 9,420 in 8 Weeks ..... Terry and the Pirates / Milton Caniff

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 13 B
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 13 B
Vol. 4 No. 190 - Tuesday, June 13, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks 18 Mi. In; Carentan Falls - Allied Beachhead Now 60 Mi. Broad; Cerisy Forest Taken - U.S. Fighters Using Air Strips in France; Churchill, Smuts Visit Battle Zone; Gains 'Better Than Satisfactory' ..... 1,400 Heavies on One Mission - Record Made By Bombers Over France - Luftwaffe Offers Strongest Resistance Since D-Day As Weather Clears ..... The War Today ..... S & S Eyewitness Reports: The Rangers 'Join the Cavalry' Astride Seized German Nags / By Bud Hutton ..... Finns Retreat Towards Vipuri ..... Nazis Still Determined To Wipe Out Jews-FDR ..... U.S. Top Brass Tour Beaches, Nazi Defenses - Arnold, King, Eisenhower And Marshall See Areas Won 48 Hours Before / By Bud Hutton ..... Paris Ready With U.S. Flags ..... Triple Play ..... Tricks of the Trade ..... 'We Haf Come!' ..... Hash Marks ..... S & S Reporters' Stories of Assault . . . Every Ranger A Hero on the French Beach / By G. K. Hodenfield - Wounded Get Back With a Few Tips to Those Going Over / By E. M. Llewellyn - E-Boats Fail To Stop LST In the Channel / By Jack Foster ..... Army Poets - Hope / T/S Frank Seracino ..... Yanks Slide to Fourth After Double Setback - Red Sox Whip Champs, 2-1,4-1, Climb to Second - Browns Divide With Tribe; Tigers Win, 1-0, After 4-2 Loss to Chisox ..... Sammy Byrd's 274 Captures Philly Match; Wood Second ..... Sports SIDELIGHTS ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted--AND GIVEN ..... Cardinals Take 5-1/2 Game Lead - Redbirds Slap Reds, 3-1, 4-1; Cubs Clip Bucs - Giants Cop Twin Bill From Phillies; Dodgers, Braves Split ..... Warmerdam Leads Crack Field in 56th AAU Title Tourney ..... Major League Results ..... Bosox Acquire Fran Barrett ..... Eaker Returns From Soviet on Bomb Mission - General Led First Assault From Italy; Rumanian Targets Pasted ..... Radio Programs ..... Guam Blasted By U.S. Force - Carrier Task Force Also Pounds Jap Positions In the Marianas ..... Jap Counter-Attacks Repelled in Burma ..... Nazi 14th Army Routed in Italy - Germans Rush Up Division Of Russians; 5th Nearly 73 Mi. North of Rome ..... Vote Day's Pay for Relief ..... Flier Shoots Down German Locomotive ..... NEWS FROM HOME - U.S. Envisions Record Wheat Crop in 1944 May Pass Billion-Bushel Mark; Prospects Good For Other Produce ..... 45 Seized in Gaming Raids ..... Two Hospital Ships Weekly ..... Induction Pool Planned ..... Four Guilty of Fraud ..... Lindbergh's Work Revealed ..... 'Quake in Los Angeles ..... Orphan Fund Is Swelled By 9,420 in 8 Weeks ..... Terry and the Pirates / Milton Caniff

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 14 A
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 14 A
Vol. 4 No. 191 - Wednesday, June 14, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ...

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Vol. 4 No. 194 - Saturday, June 17, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ...

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 21 A
Vol. 4 No. 197 - Wednesday, June 21, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ...

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 06 29
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 01
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 01
Vol. 4 No. 206 - Saturday, July 1, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Allies Smash Back More Caen Assaults - Extend Arc About Town In Southwest - Nazis Report New Landing, Surge Inland by Troops Northwest of Caen ..... Bobruisk Falls, Reds Drive On for Minsk - Push Costs Foe 20,000 Men a Day - 110-Mi. Thrust in 6-Days Takes Russians Third Of Way to Reich ..... U.S. Breaks With Finland, Cites Helsinki-Berlin Tie ..... Germans Flee North in Italy in Headlong Rout - Allied Spearheads 18 Mi. From Leghorn; Enemy's Resistance Collapses ..... Monetary Talks Begun in U.S. ..... Weygand Has Escaped Germans, Madrid Hears ..... General Dies in France, Tenth Lost to Germans Since D-Day ..... Heavies Pound Luftwaffe Nests ..... Wife Goes Republican, Leaves Farley Up in Air ..... 200-Billion Public Debt ..... Nazis Folded All Right, But It Was Unmusical ..... Observer States Allies Could Have Held Cherbourg ..... At the Battle of Crossroad 148Yanks Seized 300 Nazis, Lost Not a Single Man / By Earl Mazo and G. K. Hodenfield ..... One Day in Four in Normandy Is Nice, but It's Always Damp / By Ernie Pyle ..... Service Chiefs Warn U.S. the War Isn't Won - Marshall, King, Arnold Tell Nation Production Must Be Maintained ..... Nye Holds but 29-Vote Margin Over Ex-Legion Chief in N.D. - Stambaugh May Emerge As GOP Senatorial Nominee ..... Reich Claims It's Making A New Deal With Vichy ..... It's Summer in Tokyo At Least the Air Is Hot ..... 2 Burma Fronts Near a Juncture ..... Wine Barrel Hid Frenchmen's Radio, Thirsty GIs Find ..... FDR Signs Bill Pledging Isles Full Freedom - Measure Gives U.S. Right To Philippines Bases; Saipan Yanks Gain ..... Patriot Joins Yanks' As Scout, and It Was Good Day for Both

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 03
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 03
Vol. 4 No. 207 - Monday, July 3, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Driving to Cut Off Nazis in Estonia, Latvia - Spearheads Peril Lines From Minsk - Reds 23 Miles From City, Threaten to Outflank It; 53 Mi. From Dvinsk ..... The War Today ..... Spangler Out, Dewey Aide In; GI Voters Hold Nye's Fate ..... German Casualties In Last Six Weeks Are Set at 250,000 ..... President of Guatemala Quits; Generals Take Over ..... Siena Capture Believed Near - French Only 5 Miles From Inland Center in Italy; Fifth Nears Leghorn ..... Wallace Completes Visit In China, Leaves for U.S. ..... Kills Self in Prison Break ..... Uncovered Plot, Just One Of Many, Frees Nylon Hose for the Ladies / By Ben Price ..... 7 of Army Transport Crew Are Nabbed as Smugglers ..... More Quakes in Turkey ..... Big Guns Hold Nazi Armor Near Caen - Bridgehead Over Odon 7 Mi. Long - German Losses in Tanks, Men Heavy; Cherbourg Resistance Is Ended ..... Americans Lose 9,752 at Saipan ..... FDR Asks End Of 'Senseless' Trade Rivalry - Tells Monetary Parley It Creates Artificial Barriers To World Commerce ..... Dead Gunner's Canine Pal Sent to Home in Chicago ..... Allied Heavies Twice Pummel Robots' Bases - USAAF and RAF Team For Day Blows; Budapest Struck From Italy ..... Estonia, Latvia May Be Cut Off ..... Hidden Nazi Phone Wires Located by a New Device ..... Tells How French Helped Yanks Bag Hidden Nazi Strays / By Earl Mazo ..... Marine Officers Over 38 Now May Be Released ..... Honored for De-Fusing Live Bomb Stuck in Fort ..... Liquor Firm Accused ..... A Pail of Suds Is OK, But a Jar of Beer?-No ..... The Airmen Speak A Lingo Only the Fliers Understand ..... Staff is Named to Direct U.S. Rail Lines in France ..... FDR Signs 'GI Bill of Rights' ..... Pelley Accused By U.S. Witness ..... Home Front Opens Its Wallets, Bond Sales Soar Near Goal ..... Willow Run Plant Builds 5,000 B24s ..... Careering Trolley Saved From Crash by a Boy, 14 ..... Bottomless River ..... Good-Hearted Baker Saved by Customers ..... Nation Warned It Faces Added Pinch on Goods - More Shortages Forecast; All Male Labor Must Be Hired Through U.S. Unit ..... U.S. Gets Relief From the Heat ..... Lots of Hot Stories ..... Count Withdraws Suit Against Barbara Hutton ..... All Warnings Fail To Prevent Civilian Travel Jam for 4th ..... Naval Hospitals 85 Per Cent Full ..... Would Give Overseas Vets Preference on Cheap Jeeps ..... New Job Restrictions On; Production Records Topple - Output of Food In 3-Yr. Period Sets a Record - Freight Total Also Will Hit Peak; Strikes Increase Three-Fold, However ..... A Horse SongNot Donkey, Mind You-Is Barred by Radio ..... Norman Davis, Chairman Of U.S. Red Cross, Dies ..... Three-Way Advance ..... In the Fight ..... A Rebel Rebels ..... Wounded Nursed Back To Mental Health, Too / By Tom Hoge ..... They ARE Home Under Rotation Plan ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Ordnance Salvage Units Comb France for Stranded Vehicles ..... Says German Faith In Fortified Lines Must Be Vanishing ..... Getting Up in the World ..... Hans Crescent Fete on 4th ..... Patriots Tie Up Copenhagen in General Strike - Danish Capital Is Without Water, Power; Germans Battle Armed Citizens ..... 28 Infantrymen Receive Medals ..... Air Tested as a Means Of Holding Up Roofs ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... U.S. Trio Gets Polish Award ..... Bracken's Praise of Yanks Wins Cheers in Commons ..... True, Bombs Took Berlin Down a Peg ..... Ex-Congressman Flies P47 Against Nazis in France / By Ned Nordness ..... Advance North From Canton Is Begun By Japs - Nipponese Seek to Effect A Juncture With Drive South Along Rail Line ..... Army Training To Help in Jobs ..... Salvage Expert Sullivan Directs Cherbourg Repair ..... Thief's Paradise ..... AFN, Baby Network No Longer, Marks First Birthday Tuesday ..... Terry and the Pirates ..... Twin Track Aces By Pap ..... Samson No Match for Segura As Pancho Cops College Title ..... Browns Stave Off Yankee Threat; Cards Win Two - St. Louis Nine And Chisox Beat Ruppert Rifles - Double Setback Drops New Yorkers to 3rd as Bosox Take 2nd ..... Major League Results ..... Redbirds Romp Over Phils, 8-4, Slap Bums, 8-3 - Bucs Split With Giants Then Stop Braves; Cubs Divide ..... Giants Send Cliff Melton To Jersey City Giants ..... ETO SPORTS MIRROR ..... Chicago, Pittsburgh Fives Enter National Pro Loop ..... Li'l Abner By Al Capp ..... 'Bill of Rights' Will Spur Grid Boom - Anderson, Former Iowa Coach, Says GIs Will Return to Campus / By Tony Cordaro ..... Four Freedoms Wins Brooklyn ..... Payne Whitney Entry Annexes Lassie Stakes ..... Minor League Results ..... Conn McCreary Injured In Automobile Accident ..... Favorites Are ignored In All-Star Game Draw - Shoun, Tobin, Weintraub Fail to Make Grade; Cards Place Six ..... Hogan Leading Open Golf Play - Dutch Harrison 2 Strokes Behind With 136; Sarazen Third ..... Bill Tilden Blasts Southern California Amateur Net Moguls ..... Fair Grounds Arsonist Faces Murder Charge ..... Blondie By Chic Young ..... Diane By Jean Baird ..... Male Call By Milton Caniff ..... Allies Chase Germans in Their Bid for Italian Ports ..... 'Love Sets' for Axis ..... EASY ON THE EYES ..... Fit to Be TiedAlmost

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 04
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 04
Vol. 4 No. 208 - Tuesday, July 4, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Minsk Falls; Reds Storm Within 140 Mi. of East Prussia - Total of Prisoners Soaring by the Thousands ..... The War Today ..... 10 Days Take Russians Fourth of Way to Berlin / By Reuter ..... Nazis Threaten To Bomb Danes ..... The 4thIn a Foxhole, but a Memory / Bud Hutton ..... Siena Falls; 30 Mi. Now To Florence - Communications Center Seized by French; 8th 7 Mi. From Ancona ..... Holiday Death Toll Tops 175; Traffic Takes 80 Lives ..... Congressional Medal Given 2 Posthumously ( 2/Lt. Walter E. Truemper, of Aurora, Ill., a navigator, and Sgt. Archibald Mathies, of Finleyville, Pa., an engineer-gunner ) ..... Suggest Farley For President ..... Yanks Open Cherbourg Peninsula Push - Thrust South Begun In Driving Rain; Big Guns Support Blow - Rommel Regroups His Forces in Caen Area ..... FDR Approves Infantry Raise ..... WPA Folds Up ..... Charter of Freedom ..... Native Sons Speak ..... Hash Marks ..... Fighting Men Relate Their Stories - After Trial, Turmoil, They Re-Live Bits Of the War / By Charles W. White ..... Army Poets - Short Leave ..... Cards Annex Twin Bill; Bosox slap Browns Twice ..... 'Big Bill' Beaten by Kovacs, But Displays Old Technique ..... 90-Day Deferment for DiMaggio ..... Redbirds Down Brooks to Take 9-1/2 Game Lead - Bucs Bow To Braves, 4-1, Then Tie; Reds, Giants Split ..... Help WantedAND GIVEN ..... McSpaden Ties Hogan in Open ..... Portland Eleven Seeking Brill for Coach's Berth ..... Minor League Results ..... How They Stand ..... Boston Narrows Margin With 1-0 And 4-3 Victories - Yankees,White Sox Break Even; Tribe Counts Twice Over Nats ..... Willie Pep Signs to Fight Joyce at Chicago Friday ..... Mack Hurler 4-F ..... Air-Cargo Line Spans Country ..... Uncle Sam Cuts Down Civilian Payroll 163,672 ..... Nation's War-Time Health Called 'Better Than Ever' ..... Jap Resistance On Saipan Is Bitterest Yet - Americans Making Steady But Slow Progress; Isle's Capital Is Captured ..... Smash Assault By Burma Japs ..... Medic Chief Praises Care Of Wounded in France ..... Pleads Guilty to Sending Star Threatening Letters ..... Cambridge, Oxford Courses ..... Radio Highlights ..... U.S. Doubts Women Go Back to Sinks ..... 8th AF Heavies Strike in South ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Nation Warned Arms Output Is Falling Behind - War Department Appeals For Greater Effort by Labor, Management ..... Autry Seeks to End Contract ..... Boom for Reno ..... First Woman Official Dies ..... Stars Become Mothers ..... Definitely Not ..... Britain Given a Key Task At Monetary Conference

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 05
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 05
Vol. 4 No. 209 - Wednesday, July 5, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Both Ends of French Front Extended - Town 3 Mi. From Caen Is Captured - Germans Admit a Retreat Of Several Miles Before U.S. Cherbourg Push ..... Ike Decorates First Division Heroes! / By Don Whitehead ..... Stars & Stripes Goes to Press Again in France After 25 Yrs. ..... Nazis Quit Polotsk, Key Rail Junction - Reds 40 Mi. Past Minsk, Germans Say; Claim Garrison Escaped ..... The War Today ..... Allies Threaten Arezzo in Italy ..... Dewey Delays Intensive Drive ..... Bonins Raided Again, Japs Say ..... Nazis Give In to Demands Of Danes; Strike Near End ..... Wants Germany Ringed With Flying-Bomb Sites ..... Six Die in Train Wreck ..... Cannon Crackers ..... It Was Binge Bang at Cherbourg - Nazis Got Troops Drunk to Fight / By Bud Hutton ..... Terrific Allied Ack-Ack Barrage Protects Normandy Beachhead / By Ernie Pyle ..... Marching Together ..... Comrades in Uniform ..... Plane With Personality ..... Cherbourg Mayor Cites People's Hope Of Obtaining Spam ..... Prisoners Agree Germany's End Is But Months Away / By John M. Vogt ..... 'I'll Box Joe's Ears Off After War'-Conn - Knockout Attempt In 13th Cost Him Title ..... Billy the Kid Says - He Outpunched Bomber in '41 / By Tony Cordaro ..... Stengel Is Smiling Again - He's Tied Up With a Winner ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... McSpaden Tops Hogan in Playoff - Jug Shoots One-Under-Par 70 to Capture Victory Open ..... New Pari-Mutuel Mark Set at Washington Park ..... Slingin' Sammy Also Tosses a Mean Rope ..... Kovacs, McNeill Tennis Victors ..... Jenkins Pins Hopes For Speed Record On 'Mormon Meteor' ..... Smokies of Southern Loop Moving to Mobile, Ala. ..... Fort Warren to Play Bluejackets ..... Phil Weintraub Available For Part-Time Duty Only ..... 'Buff' Donelli to Coach Cleveland Rams Eleven ..... Bulldogs Schedule N. Carolina ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Eulace Peacock Retains AAU Pentathlon Crown ..... Violets to Return to Grid Ware ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Lagging Output Stirs an Appeal By Somervell - 'Quit Fishing' for Duration, He Tells U.S., Warning Of Over-Optimism ..... WPB Acts on Steel Shortage ..... Blast Panics N.H. Town ..... Vallee Sued for Divorce ..... Six Missing in Mine Fire ..... Russia Gets Rubber Process ..... Looking Ahead and Up ..... Tragic Shelling ..... Radio Highlights ..... FDR, Churchill to Meet In Cherbourg, Nazis Say / By Reuter ..... Japs Lose Base On Burma Line ..... Eisenhower Meets A Sergeant Cousin On Tour in France ..... Nazi Air Bases Are Plastered By 500 Heavies - Other Planes Hit Enemy Strongpoints in France; Rumania Bombed ..... Ask FDR to Act In Milk Dispute

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 06
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 06
Vol. 4 No. 210 - Thursday, July 6, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Hand-to-Hand Battle Rages in La Haye - Yanks Enter Town, Seize Rail Station - Canadians Forced Back At Carpiquet Airfield; British Repel Attacks ..... The Maestro Opens the Serenade ( Lt. Gen. Omar N. Bradley ) ..... Germans Evacuate Kovel in the South - New Russian Drive North of Lwow May Be On ..... The War Today ..... Fierce Battling Before Leghorn ..... Holiday Toll 439 ..... Heat Gets the Home Front - Cravat-Crisis Strike Just One In a Series of Weird Walkouts ..... Nazi Ship Blast Wrecks Munitions at Danish Port ..... Warns Against Axis Trick ..... U.S. Planes KO Five Jap Vessels ..... Zemke Group Boosts 'Kill' Total to 508 ..... Never Quit, Hitler Says; Banks on His Inventors ..... Carrying On ..... Something to Remember! ..... And Now-Smellies? ..... U.S. Dashes Hopes Jeep Will Emerge as Great Farm Machine ..... Wounded Vet Gets $100 a Week Fixing Broken Pens in U.S. ..... Absentee Voter ..... Odds and Ends From France / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Cards Lead by 10-1/2 Games After Twin Victory ..... Yanks Slide With Double Loss ..... Knuckling Down By Pap ..... $59,000 S&S Handicap Won By Georgie Drum; Pensive 4th ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Dempsey Confesses Firpo Victory Due To Ringsiders' Aid ..... Help Wanted-and given ..... Indians Subdue Champs, 3-1, 7-2, As Others Split - Brownies Lead Pack by 1-1/2 Games as Tigers Spoil Bosox' Bid ..... Bruins Emerge From the Cellar For First Time - Two Kills Over the Braves Boost-Cubs to Seventh; Reds Stop Bums ..... Bill Tilden Beaten Again In Red Cross Tennis Show ..... Women Flocking to Services In Wake of French Landings ..... NEWS FROM HOME - New-Car Total For All U.S. Is Now but 30,000 - They Must Meet Demand Until After the War, OPA Declares Deflated Eggo ..... Unhanded by a Fist ..... How Times Change ..... Loans for Flood Victims ..... Bond Drive Nears Goal ..... Order Youths Off Streets ..... Fire Damages City Hall ..... Probably a Big Wind, But Not From Goering ..... Hannegan Will Be Roosevelt 'Contact Man' at Convention ..... Weird Strikes Pop Up in U.S. ..... Second Birthday ( London ARC Club ) ..... 11 Silver Stars Awarded Men Of 4th Infantry - Chaplain Among Honored Heroes; Bronze Stars Presented to 33 / By Charles F. Kiley ..... If She Wears Pants, Hubby May Rifle the Pockets, Court Rules ..... Delegates Shy At World Fund ..... 3 Hurt in Hotel Fire ..... 70 Pct. Favor Post-War Draft ..... Current U.S. Impression: Robots a Mere Nuisance ..... Radio Highlights ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... Dead Men Can't Talk - These Yanks Fought Cherbourg and Lived Tell How They Did It / Arthur Goodwin ..... The Other Jaw of the TrapRussia - Squeeze Move on East Front Red Reverse-Spinner Play; Armies Advance Toward from East, South, West ..... THE CASE OF THE SHUFFLING DOORMAN - A Truetype GI Detective Mystery! / By Walter B. Smith ..... This is a Story of the GI Dicks -CIC Agents Who Trap Members of Hitler's Spy-derweb ..... GI JERRY by Lt. Dave Breger ..... More From NORMANDY ..... On Truck Repairs ..... World's Best Drivers ..... THE OLD SERGEANT'S CORNER

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 07
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 07
Vol. 4 No. 211 - Friday, July 7, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Robot Toll 2,752; London Worst Hit; Yanks Quit La Haye; Rundstedt Ousted ..... Stories From WACs Buzzed by Bombs - Ceiling, Floor, Panes Mashed, But Nothing Happened to Me ..... Something New Has Been Added - For Every 6 Months Overseas, You'll Now Sport a Sleeve Bar ..... Reds Smash Near 3 Key Rail Towns - Vilna, Dvinsk Threatened; Russians Only 10 Miles From Baranovichi ..... Saipan Victory NearNimitz ..... Fire in Ringling Big Tent Traps Circus Spectators ..... Von Kluge Takes Over In France - Americans Seek to Bypass La Haye; Fierce Battle For Carpiquet Airfield ..... The War Today ..... Rocket-Bomb Attacks On N.Y. Held Possible ..... Japs Using Gas, Yank Confirms ..... Buzz-Bomb Facts Issued By Churchill - Premier Lifts Censorship On New Blitz; Reveals Yanks Among Killed ..... Churchill on Buzz-Bombs ..... Debt of Gratitude ..... From a Ranger ..... The Home Front Goes All Out to Hail Ace Bob Johnson ..... Col. Gabreski, Now U.S. Ace of Aces, Is Also Heading Home ..... Gabreski Got No. 28 In 'Longest, Best Fight' ..... Nazi Night Raids in Normandy Just as Regular as Clockwork / By Ernie Pyle ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Tennis Star Has a New Racket ..... Brownies Whip A's, 4-2, As Bosox Lose to Tigers ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Bucky Walters Is Nearing Top As National Loop Shutout Ace ..... Jimmie Foxx Fails In Comeback Bid; Stays as Cub Coach ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... Minor League Results ..... Turf, Diamond Fans Turned Out for July 4 ..... Segura, Talbert Advance In Western Net Tourney ..... Connie Mack to Be Feted ..... Andersson Sets Mile Mark ..... Southern Loop Commences Second-Half Season Play ..... Thomas Beats Armstrong To Reverse Former Defeat ..... Bluejackets Suffer First Loss ..... Having Seen Yank Fliers, It's Now 'Mac' Among Russian Kids / By Arthur W. White ..... Georgia Voters Rename George - Veteran Senator, Target Of FDR's 'Purge' in '38, Easily Renominated ..... Princess Visits First U.S. Unit, Christens Fort Rose of York / By Gene Graff ..... Hopkins Back on Job ..... Radio Highlights ..... Find Oil in Wyoming ..... NEWS FROM HOME - War Spending Past Its Peak, Official States - Appropriations Chief Says Decline Will Accelerate As Victory Nears ..... Ask More Veterans' Hospitals ..... Jackpot ..... Bon Bond ..... Diogenes, Quit Hunting ..... 26 Win Awards In 29th Infantry ..... Elliott Roosevelt to Wed Capt. Briggs of the WAC ..... Carriers on Cruiser Hulls Given Big Role in Pacific ..... Call Off Reunion ..... 1,000 Heavies Batter Calais ..... Money-Confab Hitch Arising?

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 08
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 08
Vol. 4 No. 212 - Saturday, July 8, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Soviet Drive in South On. Berlin Says - 114 Nazi Aircraft KOd As Heavies Batter Reich - Biggest Sky Battle Since D-Day Hits Luftwaffe Hard ..... U.S. Reaction to Robot Revelations: Shock, Anger Sweep Entire Nation ..... Troops 'Probably' Using Port of Cherbourg Now - Yanks in New Push, Capture Town in Carentan Area ..... The War Today ..... Death Toll 139 In Circus Blaze ..... Abandon Efforts to Save 64 Trapped in Mine Fire ..... Push Would Peril Pinsk And Lwow ..... Uprisings Are Reported As Reds Near 3 Big Towns in North ..... Bill Approving Raise For Glider Hops OKd ..... 2 Statesmen Go To Sea in Privy ..... Nazis Attacking Fiercely in Italy ..... Here's Statement By Gen. Ike After Visit to Normandy ..... Said a Pvt. to a Princess-Not Much - Brass Wall Comes Between the S & S And Royalty / By Gene Graff ..... Air Force Briefs ..... Gen. Ike Reports ..... Who Was First? ..... Life-Savers ..... This Is The Army ..... Radio Highlights ..... Walters Notches No. 14 as Reds Slap Bums ..... Herschel Helps By Pap ..... Further Boost in Arc Light Tilts Opposed by Yanks' Ed Barrow ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... Draft Pushes Tobin Into All-Star Game ..... Skokie Handicap To Twilight Tear - Calumet Entry Annexes Ninth Straight; Pensive Home Fifth ..... Nelson, McSpaden Post 61 in Best-Ball Golden Valley Play ..... Giants Subdue Cardinals 10-l; Brownies Win - Whitewash A's, 5-0, as Red Sox Wallop Tigers; Yankees Triumph ..... How They Stand ..... Newly-Acquired Hurlers Farmed Out by Red Sox ..... Philadelphia Eagle Eleven Signs Hinkle and Cabrelli ..... Flick Goes to Yankees ..... Planes 'Merge' to Free Bomb; Flier Bags 6 Nazis in 1 Fight ..... Freed France Raising Army ..... Honduras Demonstration Quelled by Machine Guns ..... Bellhops Admit Holdup ..... Mermaid Surfaces Sans Pants, and It Costs Her One Fin ..... Glenn Miller and Band Will Broadcast Sunday ..... AMA Raps Draft Policy, Fears Doctor Shortage ..... NEWS FROM HOME - 15 Killed, 250 Injured in Train Wreck in South - Engine, 2 Cars Derailed In Tennessee; 4 Dead in Arizona Accident ..... Ship to Bear Hero's Name ( Marine Pvt. Henry Gurke ) ..... Camp Dodge Folds Up ..... Meals at Factories ..... Commercial Airline Boom ..... Pianist's Elopement Bared ..... Seize New Isle Off N. Guinea ..... Nazis' Cherbourg Looting Was Easy,Thanks to Vichy ..... Name McCormack Boss Carpenter For Democrats ..... Overton Changes His Mind ..... De Gaulle Sights Freedom in '44 ..... Tie Down Nazis in Aegean

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 10
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 10
Vol. 4 No. 213 - Monday, July 10, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Caen Falls; Reds Battle in Vilna - Nazis Forced Back On East, West Fronts ..... Soviet Units Mass For Assault on Ringed Dvinsk ..... La Haye Is Captured As Yanks Press Drive South ..... Landmarks Blitzed by Robots - Yank Sergeant Dug Alive From Ruins; U.S. Colonel Killed ..... Calais Battering Stings Germans - Luftwaffe Finally Comes Up Over Area as Heavies Hit at Robot Sites ..... The Age of Miracles, It Seems, Is Now Here ..... OK Souvenirs From Combat ..... Spit, Thunderbolt Get Together, Bag Two Nazi Planes ..... Russia Acts to Strengthen Family Ties, Curb Divorce ..... Port of Leghorn Fired by Nazis - 5th Driving on City in Face Of Fierce Resistance; 8th Nears Arezzo ..... War Nearing End Pershing States in Chat With DeGaulle ..... Push Back Japs At India Border ..... New Merit 'Certificates' To Be Awarded in ETO ..... Kill 1,500 Japs Making Suicide Saipan Attack - Yanks Hurl Back Fierce Thrust After Enemy Dents U.S. Lines ..... Scorned Japs, Lit Ships At Sea to Save Airmen ..... Forts' Autopilot Aid to 'Plane In Every Garage' - Device, Hitherto Secret, Enables Novice to Fly a Bomber ..... Congress Plans Longer Recess ..... Signalman Bags 3 German Captives ( Pvt. Wayne A. Singleton ) ..... Yank Agent Stayed on In Philippines, Japs Say ..... Libs Bottle Up Enemy U-Boats ..... White Cattle Dyed Brown For Camouflage in Burma ..... Understanding Between Labor, Services Asked - Biddle Appeals to Legion To Help 'Straighten Out Prejudices' ..... 'Likened Hitler To Jesus Christ' ( Herman Max Schwinn ) ..... Post Office to Unveil Simplified Forms For Money Orders ..... Accuse Parents of Hiding Son 4 Years to Balk Draft ..... Mass Funerals Held for Circus-Fire Dead - Death MCs the 'Big Top's' Last Act ( Ringling Bros, and, Barnum and Bailey Circus ) ..... Nebraska Drys Seek State Vote - Petition for Prohibition Issue on November Ballot Submitted ..... Morgenthau Is Confident Of Money Parley Success ..... OPA Casts a Shadow On Nudist Sun-Bathers ..... 5th Loan Drive Tops the Goal ..... APO Gets Set to Handle 40 Million Yule Parcels ..... Guilty of Killing Son, an Imbecile - Lawyer to Appeal Verdict Carrying a Mandatory Death Penalty ( John F. Noxon ) ..... Custody of Son Awarded Heinz ( Clifford Heinz Jr ) ..... Troop Exits KO Population Rise ..... Tells of Bribing State Officials ( Maj. Charles Hemans ) ..... Phil Wrigley is Named To $1 a Year Position ..... WPB Officials Ask a Start on Civilian Output - Labor Aides Side With Nelson, Oppose Stand Taken by Military ..... Nest Invaded by Hotel Dicks, 2 Lovebirds Sue for $50,000 ( Pvt. and Mrs. Robert D. Kirstein ) ..... Gigantic Operations By Engineers Prior To D-Day Detailed ..... Civil-Affairs Unit Helps to Bring Life of Cherbourg Back to Normal / By Earl Mazo ..... The True French Tripped the Nazis At Every Chance ..... Army Bounces Stars & Stripes Chief in South - Quarrel Over 'Political Censorship' Is Blamed; PROs Get Control ..... Forest Fire Forces 550 To Seek 'Safety' in Lake ( Pascalisqne, Que ) ..... Top Allied Flier Dares Luftwaffe Ace to Fight ( W/Cmdr. Johnny Johnson and Walter Mantoni ) ..... PXs Are to Process GI Films in ETO ..... Elliott Roosevelt Denies He Plans to Wed a WAC ..... Shell-Shocked Aided at Front ..... Casualties Now Top Last War's ..... Douglas Preparing Airliner to Carry 86 After the War ..... Laval's Guards Reported Arrested as 'Unreliable' ..... French Court Deals Out Life To Pair of Spies - Cherbourg Sees Justice Prevail Where Gestapo Once Had Ruled ..... Landing-Craft Output Zooms ..... Blinded Pilot Flies On Radio Advice, Lands a P47 Safely ..... Montgomery's Caen Victory Climaxes Week of Allied Successes...

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 11
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 11
Vol. 4 No. 214 - Tuesday, July 11, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Seize Vilna Rail Station, Airdrome - Clear Path Into Plains Of Lithuania - Russians Driving Ahead On Front of 500 Miles; Reach Latvia Line ..... Seek to Smash 7 Caen Panzer Divisions - Allies Strike Southeast of Seized Port - Move Near to Orne River And Flat Land Beyond; Americans Advance ..... Saipan Battle Ends in Total Defeat of Japs - Yanks Mop Up After All Organized Resistance Comes to End ..... Nazi Pow Wow Is Broken Up By a Yank Heckler in a Tank / By Earl Mazo ..... Eisenhower Hopeful Science Will Find Answer to the Robots ..... The War Today ..... EFM Cables Ban Is Ended ..... Halifax Becomes an Earl ..... Caen Is Dolled Up In Its Sunday Best To Welcome Allies / By Doon Campbell ..... June a Disastrous Month For Subs, Allies Report ..... P47s Hit Nazis To Aid Infantry ..... Vets to Get Aid In Businesses ..... Cigarette Thrower Sought in Fire Probe ..... Talks With FDR Over, De Gaulle Quits Capital ..... Stalin Cites His Son ..... Volterra Falls To Fifth Army ..... Former Archbishop Dies ..... An Army Fledgling Tries Its Wings ( Army's new XR5 helicopter ) ..... 2 AWOLs Miss Outfits but Find Battle - A Doughboy Recalls Epic Trek With a Paratrooper - Fighting Pair KOd 27 of the Enemy in Their 'Travels' / By Charles W. White ..... Red Tidal Wave ..... Not Good For Morale ..... Combat Uniform ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Cards Blank Braves Twice; Yankees Cop Twin Bill ..... Redbirds Rout Boston, 1-0., 9-0; Dodgers Beaten Pirates Run Brooklyn's Losing String to '13-1/2'; Cubs Take Two ..... Bombers Dump Tigers, 4-3, 8-2; Browns Divide - Stop Nats, 10-0, Then Bow, 4-0; Red Sox, Tribe Trade Victories ..... A's Ace By Pap ..... Nelson and McSpaden Victors In Golden Valley Links Play ..... Major League Results ..... Help Wanted -AND GIVEN ..... George McAfee Gets U, of Virginia Post ..... Segura Pushed To Top Talbert - Pancho Captures Western Net Crown in 3-Hour Battle Despite Injury ..... Minor League Results ..... Paratroopers Fight Tonight to Decide N. African Rivalry ..... Moguls Confer On Landis Pact ..... Brooklyn Tigers Sign Fullback Pug Manders ..... Allies Strike Southeast of Caen To Smash 7 Panzer Divisions ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Britain Comes To U.S. Aid in Steel Shortage - 10,000 Tons monthly to Be Shipped to States as Output There Lags ..... Major Cashiered, Imprisoned ( Maj. Louis Lefkoff ) ..... Charmingly Dangerous ..... U.S. Liner Wrecked ( President Grant ) ..... Meat Packers Accused ..... Swan Song ..... Baptist Leader Dies ( Dr. George W. Truett ) ..... Cartoon Contest Opened By Legion News Service ..... Radio Highlights ..... 'Ike' Just a GI Looking For Mail, Says Mrs. Ike ..... Chinese Drive, Gains In Burma ..... Argue Control Of World Fund ..... Tunnel Opened in Mine, But 66 Are Feared Dead ..... RAF Coastal Command Lauded by Eisenhower ..... Miller Is Given Command Of Naval Air Base in U.K. ..... Democrats Ask Foreign Policy Stand Be Firm - 2 Platform Planners Want Internationalism Plank Nailed In Tight ..... Wallace Back in U.S. ..... Boost O'Mahoney ..... Fliers in France Are Decorated ..... Airfield at Vilna Seized by Reds ..... Varga Girls' Right To Mails Reaches Court Back Home ..... Denied Her Girdle By Court, Corset Model's Spirits Sag ..... Orphans' Fund Passes 62,000 ..... U.S., Canada Ease Curb On Travelers at Borders ..... Unexploded Grenade Kills Three Germans

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 12
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 12
Vol. 4 No. 215 - Wednesday, July 12, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Drive for Kaunas; 60 ML From East Prussia - Yanks Threaten to Roll Up Nazi Lines - Push Within 3 Mi. Of St. Lo On Two Sides - Press Outflanking Thrust SW of Carentan; Bitter Battle Near Caen ..... Lay That Carbine Down, Babe - Watch Your Step, Gents, WACs Are Out Gunning / By Selma Chapmond ..... Soviet Tanks Push Wedge Between Vilna, Dvinsk ..... Studying Possible Allied Use Of Robot Bombs, Ike Asserts ..... U.S. Recognizes Gaullist Control ..... 'Nazi Plan to Invade U.S. From Mexico Unfolded to Senators ..... Slavs Cut Railway ( Vienna through Graz and Ljubljana to Trieste ) ..... The War Today ..... FDR States He'll Accept A 4th Term - Associated Press, United Press Announce Mr. Roosevelt's Decision ..... Wallace 'On His Own'? ..... Bolivian Leader. Shot ( Jose Antonio Arce ) ..... U.S. Dough Provides 1 st Sinkers in France ( doughnuts ) ..... 1,100 Bombers Batter Munich; Toulon Raided - Luftwaffe Shuns a Fight, But Flak Over Reich Is Intense; 20 Heavies Lost ..... Town Bypassed In Leghorn Push ..... Nazi Guns Drawing Blanks ..... Mission Conceived, Delivered of Bombs All Within 10 Mins. ..... Airmen Fly in Tribute to Infantry - No Op Too Tough If It Will Help the Doughboys - 9th AF Goes All-Out To Make Ground Job Easier / By Bud Hutton ..... Gen. Eddy, Head of 9th Division, Ignores Shelling to Visit His Men ( Maj. Gen. Manton S. Eddy ) / By Ernie Pyle ..... Hash Marks ..... Halifax Tribute ..... Germany Awakens ..... New Pacific Blows ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Irish Grid Hopes Rest on Gasparella / By Oscar Fraley ..... National Loop All-Stars Have Batting Punch, Potent Hurlers - Probable Starting Lineups ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... Army Sanction Sought for Tiff ..... Williams Stops Pirrone in First ..... Boost in Arc Light Games Voted by American League ..... Volo Song Clips Trotting Mark ..... Dodger Fans Plug Vitamins to Jazz Up Fast-Fading Bums ..... Lou Boudreau to Make Fine on Klieman Stick ..... Bluejackets Triumph, 6--1 ..... AL Flag Chase Still Wide Open - Cards, With 10-1/2 Game Lead, Seen Cinch in Senior Loop ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Minor League Results ..... Guam Shelled, Bombed Anew ..... Gunner, Missing P47 Flier Are Awarded U.S. Medals ( Capt. Alwyn M. Juchheim, of Grenada, Miss. and T/Sgt. Eugene Dworaczyk, of Falls City, Tex. ) ..... Food Plight Desperate, Vichy Official Declares ..... Another Fort Lands Safely Thanks to Its' Chute Brakes ..... Nelson-Military Row May Go to FDR for Edict - WPB Chief's Plan to Start Civilian Output Heads For a Showdown ..... China's Plight AcuteWallace ..... Reds at Money Talks Balk At Questionnaire on Gold ..... Record Lakes Transport ..... Radio Highlights ..... Strenuous Fight Yet, Ike Warns ..... U.S. to Pay Stork's Bill For 500,000 Wives of GIs ..... German Front Totters Before Yank Thrusts ..... Polio-Vaccine Hunt Spurred ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Third of Nation Physically Unfit, Hershey Says - Draft Chief cites a Need For Funds, Measures to Correct Situation ..... Montana Looks Ahead ..... Killer Commits Suicide ( Lt. Beaufort Swancutt ) ..... New Cargo Carrier ..... Greta Garbo Routs Burglars ..... Seek to Repatriate Prisoners ..... Slowed to a Walk ..... Rooney's Director Dies ..... Babe Did It the Legal Way ..... $50,000 Durham Fire ..... Six Unidentified Victims Of Circus Fire Buried

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 13
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 13
Vol. 4 No. 216 - Thursday, July 13, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks in Sight of St. Lo; Nazis Fall Back on Lessay - Americans 4 Miles From Periers; Lull On Caen Front ..... Crack Negro Artillery Outfit Praised for Work in France / By Allan M. Morrison ..... D-Day Began to Dawn Feb. 20 With Death Blow at Luftwaffe - 5 Days' Fierce Pounding Left Nazis Impotent, USSTAF Says / By Joe Fleming ..... One-Way Piggyback Ride - Single 'Chute Brings 2 Fliers Safely Down From Burned Lib ( 2/Lt. Robert L. Sanders and 2/Lt. Robert Callahan ) ..... Berlin Hints Big Retreat In the East ..... The War Today ..... They Smell a Bad Egg, Cheat Nazis of a Cackle ..... WPB to Start Civilian Output - Part of Program Deferred As a Concession to Military Leaders ..... Chinese Units Link in Burma ..... Luftwaffe Ace Killed ( Maj. (acting General) Wolfgang Redlich ) ..... Stimson Reaches Britain To Visit Bases, Wounded ..... Munich Area Bombed Again - 1,200 Forts and Libs Paste Reich Targets; Mediums Attack in France ..... Big Air Force In Peace Asked ..... Ankara Talks Under Way On Turks' Entry into War ..... Nazi Prisoners Escape ( western Michigan ) ..... Tank Retrievers Save the Cripples Right in the Fight ( "Derden's Darlings" ) / By Earl Mazo ..... Try, TryYanks Did With Results - Even Office Workers Are Called on to Engage in Fight - Driven From Town 4 Times, GIs Win It on Push No. 5 / By Bud Hutton ..... Pyle Calls 9th Division's Job In Cherbourg Battle 'Beautiful' / By Ernie Pyle ..... What Is Needed ..... Spare Time Idea ..... All About Bombs ..... Yo-Yos May Soar ..... Nationals Take 7-1 Victory in All-Star Game - Winners Amass 12 Hits Against Five AL Hillmen - Nicholson, Cavarretta Star At Plate; Sewell Hurls 3-Inning Hitless Ball ..... Tartans Plan Return to Grid; Snavely to Drill Two Elevens ..... Play-by-Play of All-Star Game ..... Landis Is Mum On Retirement ..... No Games Scheduled in Majors ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... Chutemen Stop British Foes,7-3 ..... Minor League Results ..... 100 Candidates Report at Ithaca ..... Corlett in France ..... 4th-Term Foe Balks at Going To Convention - Sen. Gillette Withdraws As Delegate For Slate Pledged to FDR ..... The Light That Failed ..... Radio Highlights ..... Hit Rail Yards East of Turin ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Army Steps Up Its Production Of Giant Shells - 100-Million Acceleration Program Under Way With High Priority ..... Oil Boom-Looms in South ..... Ah, the Glorious Future ..... Bea Lillie Back on Broadway ..... Wreck Yields 33rd Body ( Jellico Tenn. ) ..... Predicts Philippines Seizure ..... Bequest to School ..... Loyalist Troops Quell A Revolt in Colombia ..... Free Fort Gunner Hidden by French Nearly 2 Months / By Bud Kane ..... Demand Reds Take Stand On Money-Fund Quotas ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... 1055 Hrs: Contact Established! - This Cryptic Entry in Log on D-Day Opened Dramatic Record of a Communications Triumph / By Ralph Harwood ..... Secret Weapon - The Amazing Story of Fantastic Arms of the PastCheap Bids for Victory Which Failed; Buzz Bomb is Latest / By France Herron ..... Foxhole Flats in Normandy are Home to GI Shovel-Architects; Helpful Hints for Soldier Tenants / By Arthur Goodwin ..... GI JERRY by Lt. Dave Breger ..... Why Are We Fighting? GIs Answer ..... Normandy Sheet Gives View

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 14
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 14
Vol. 4 No. 217 - Friday, July 14, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Open New Push to Cut Off Baltics - Riga Is Goal; East Prussia Drive Gains - Soviets 35 Mi. From Line; Threaten to Outflank Kaunas in Lithuania ..... Nazi Flank From St. Lo to Sea Reels Back - 2 Columns Driving Into Hinge City - Lessay, Periers Thrusts Gain; Big Attack South Of Caen Readied ..... 25 Heroes of the 101st Airborne Awarded DSCs - 17, Including Division General, Decorated by Bradley - 8 Sent Back From Continent Also Are Honored WITH U.S. FORCES IN NORMANDY, July 13―The Distinguished Service Cross was conferred on 25 officers and men of the 101st Airborne Division, of whom 17 received the award from Lt. Gen. Omar N. Bradley, First Army Commander, at a ceremony at the front. The other eight had been evacuated from the Continent. Among those receiving America's second highest military decoration was the division commander, Maj. Gen. Maxwell Taylor, who was cited for personally leading an attack over a causeway which cleared a path for advancing seaborne units. Lt. Col. Patrick F. Cassidy, of Pilot Rock, Ore., a battalion commander, was honored for leading a series of actions while "continually exposing himself to heavy enemy fire." Another decorated by Bradley was Chaplain John S. Maloney, of Elmira, N.Y., who was cited for "heroic action while assisting medical-aid men under heavy machine-gun fire and aiding the evacuation of wounded under heavy mortar fire." One of several medical-aid men to receive the DSC was Pvt. Andrew Sosnack, of Pittsburgh, who treated and fed two wounded men in an exposed position for three days before he could evacuate them. Others decorated by Bradley were: Maj. Lloyd E. Patch, Brockton, Mass. : Cant. Frank L. Lillyman, Skaneateles. N.Y. ; Capt. St. Julien P. Rosemond. Miami; Capt. Richard D. Winters, Lancaster, Pa.; 1/Sgt. Hubert Odom, Leesburg. Ga. : 1/Sgt. Kenneth N. Sprecher, Tipp City. Ohio: S/Sgt. Harrison C. Summers, Catawba, W. Va. : Sgt. O'Dell K. Cassidy, Crewe, Va. : Sgt. Bailey Harrison. Lewisville, Ark.: Cpl: Vergial E. Danforth, Indianapolis; Cpl. George Montilio, Quincy, Mass.; Cpl. Jack A.. Rudd, Northville, N.Y., and Pvt. Francis L. Harbough, Huntington Park. Cal. The eight recipients of the award evacuated prior to the ceremony are: Lt. Col. Raymond D. Millener, Hazelton, Pa. ; 2/Lt. Walter G. Amerman, Decatur, Ill. ; 2/Lt. Charles J. Santarsiero, Scranton. Pa. ; Sgt. Robert J. Houston, Theresa, N.Y. : Sgt. Robert F. Langen, San Jose, Cal.: Pfc Lee N. Rogers, Aberdeen. Wash. ; Pvt. Lloyd J. Leino, Minneapolis, and Pvt. Arthur C. Mayer, Chicago. ..... Germans Attest Snafu in Supply ..... 400-Million Lag In Output Cited ..... Vet Denied Old Job Sues To Give Tannery a Hiding ..... Reveal Robots Used On Yanks in France ..... Worst Phase Ahead Before Victory-FDR ..... Munich Raided 3rd Day in Row ..... Enemy Snipers Seem to Shoot Only to Wound ..... Here's How it Feels to Set Off With the Infantry for a Battle by Ernie Pyle ..... Yanks Are Proving To Be Deadeye Dicks With Heavy Guns ..... Doubt Roosevelt Plans Full-Scale Vote Drive ..... Pocketed Japs Seek to Escape - Set for Last Big Attack In New Guinea; Foe Loses 19,000 Killed at Saipan ..... American Veterans Of French Battles Visited by Stimson ..... 3 Honored for Rescuing Flier From Wrecked P38 - A NINTH TROOP CARRIER BASE, July 13―:An officer and two enlisted men received the Soldier's Medal in ceremonies here. Capt. Maurice L. Malins, of New York, T/Sgt. James B. Wallace, of Philadelphia, and Sgt. Alvin K. Becker, of Erie, Pa., rushed to the scene of a P38-Lightning crash near their field and, despite the imminent danger of an explosion, freed the trapped pilot. ..... All Letters for Yanks in France Flown Across Channel ..... Spain Grants Landing Rights To U.S. Planes - State Department Effects Pact for Commercial Airline Ships ..... Germans Slow Allies in Italy ..... Final Arguments Near in Esquire's Row With Mailman ..... 66 Trapped Ohio Miners Are Given Up for Dead ..... 'Bathing Beauties' Told to Bathe, Not Parade, the Beauty ..... Three Destroyers Lost Off France, Navy Reveals ..... Naples Waits Brazilians

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 15
Vol. 4 No. 218 - Saturday, July 15, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Vilna Falls; Germans Evacuate Pinsk - Gap Before East Prussia Is Narrowed - Reds 29 Mi. From Border In Drive Threatening to Outflank Grodno ..... German Attacks Stall Drive for St. Lo - Nazis Force Yanks Back In One Area - Right Flank, Center Gains Continue; Guns Blast Panzers Near Caen ..... Barkley's Name to Be Offered For Vice-Presidential Race - Betting Chief Makes FDR 1 to 3, Dewey 2-1/2 to 1 In November ..... Allies Join French They Freed In Bastille Day Observances ..... 3-Day Course Is Planned for Officers ..... Guam Bombed, Shelled 2 Days ..... Robots Hit France Due to Nazi Error, Eisenhower Believes ..... Jap - Americans Score in Italy ..... Star Denied a Honeymoon Till Navy Pulls Up Anchor ..... The War Today ..... Nazi Booby-Trap Hides Thermite in Candy Bar ..... Budapest Area Hit from South - 500 Heavies Strike Oil Targets; Rail Bridges Pounded in France ..... James Stewart Is Named B24 Wing Chief of Staff ..... Plan Parley on News Exchange ..... Healthy Respect of Mines Is Healthy - Even German Dead May Cloak a Wired Invitation for Company / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Hunters Who Look Like Hunted Stalk Nazis in a French Town / By Ernie Pyle ..... Nazi Dilemma ..... Plan for Globe ..... From Down South ..... Hash Marks ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Snafu, but Let There; Be No Moaning at This Bar ..... Bucs Take Over Second; Bosox Split With Yanks - Cards Protect Lead, Subduing Cincinnati, 3-2 - Tribe Scalps Browns, 6-5, Then Bows, 4-1; Tigers * Claw Chisox, 9-1 ..... Gold Golfer By Pap ..... Joe Baksi Jumps to Fourth Slot Among Heavy s in NBA Ratings ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Sports SIDELIGHTS ..... Halstead, Talbert Reach River Forest Net Semis ..... Benjamin Reinstated ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... Blue Rock Manager Suspended ..... Hicks Leads Southern Stars To 5-4 Victory Over Chicks ..... Husky Eli Squad Goes Through 90-Minute Drill ..... Futurity Field For Arlington Cut Down to 5 - Marsch Entrants Favored In $60,000 Feature For 2-Year-Olds ..... Grasslands Handicap To Valdina Foe ..... Minor League Results ..... Where 160 Died as Flames Swept the 'Big Top' - Damage, Suits Nearing A Million in Wake of Tragic Blaze ..... Gen. Roosevelt Dies in France ..... P51 Ace Goodson Missing Since June 20, AF Reveals ..... McNair Given New Job; Lear Takes His Post - Chief of Ground Forces Going Overseas on Secret Assignment ..... Madame Chiang in Rio ..... Radio Highlights ..... ARC to Handle Home Requests ..... Gabreski, Top Ace With 28 Kills,Can't Seem to Find No. 29 ..... Anglo-American Bostons Plan Double Celebration ..... Plane Crash Kills 12 ( SOUTH PORTLAND, Me ) ..... NEWS FROM HOME - U.S. Delegates Oppose 'Treaty' On Money Issue - Want 'Agreement' at Talks To Obviate Need of a Two-Thirds Senate Vote ..... Dog Saves Joan Leslie ..... De-Triangulation ( William McCracken ) ..... Church Admonished ( Rev. James S. Pemberton ) ..... Dog Freed From Cave ..... Job Program ( Raymond Stemmer ) ..... Ex-Senator Dies ( Joseph Little Bristow ) ..... Germans Reported Shooting Prisoners ( Stalag 11B ) ..... Fighting Grandma Rumleys Back in War

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 17
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 17
Vol. 4 No. 219 - Monday, July 17, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Grodno Falls; Reds Stand at E. Prussia - Hinge of Two Lines Now in Soviet Hands - Big Russian Drive For Lwow Is On, Berlin Says ..... Yanks Battling Way Into Lessay on Coast - Duel of Heavy Guns Features Bitter St. Lo Fight ..... Buzz-Bombs Boomerang On Senders - Several Robots Headed For U.K. Get Snafued, Explode in Nazi Lines ..... B29 Raiders Put to Death; Fate in Store for All, Japs Say ..... The War Today ..... GI Amazons Join Warriors In Normandy / By Barbara Wace ..... Munich Area Pounded Again ..... Laval Wants Paris Made Open City, Madrid Hears ..... Aid to CBI Detailed ..... Reporter Bullitt in Algiers ..... 'Open Season' On Wallace's Job ..... Eighth Seizes Arezzo in Italy ..... General Dies in Crash ( Maj. Gen. Paul W. Newgarden ) ..... What's a Fire Extinguisher For? To Land a Plane, of Course - Its Fluid Refills Brakes, Fort Rigs' Chutes to Boot And Comes In Safely ..... The War Has Altered Things For Old Maids in the States ..... Magazines' Ban For Servicemen Denied by Army - War Dept. Asserts GI's Preference Determines Which Are Sold ..... All Clear ..... Guinea Japs Set For New Attack ..... British Sub Destroys 7 Vessels in 18 Mins. ..... Navy Reaches 3,650,000 Goal ..... Convinced at Last ..... 'Open Season' On Wallace's Job Declared - Democratic,Field for No.2 Spot on Ticket Is Full as Convention Nears ..... Orders Nurse Commissions To Carry Full Authority ..... It Was Cooler Outside, All but the Customers' Temperature - Intermittent Rains Fail To Break Heat Wave In the States ..... They're Sewing for a GI Harvest - Tailors Pant to Sell Us Suits, But Risk No Cuffs With Brown ..... Two Prophecies-Take Your Pick - Will the GI Hep Cat Become Fireside Tabby, Come Peace? ..... Quick Renewal Of Auto Output Held Dubious - Industry Pricks WPB's Hopes of Reconversion Right After Victory ..... 26 Left on Trial In Treason Case ..... Post-War Job Hopes Studied ..... Kin of U.S. Fighters Want Bad News Along With Good ..... Army to Gobble 'Em All ..... Court Rules Better Half To Be at Least as Good ..... Pearl Harbor Probe to Start ..... Joan Blondell, Told To Get the Hell Out, Does, With Divorce ..... Demobilization Planned as the Troops Want It - Byrnes Tells Congress GI's Views Were Followed in Settling Priorities ..... Musician Denies Draft Violation ..... Sailors on Landing Craft To Wear Special Insignia ..... Fly Bomb's Return ..... Fighting Orphans ..... Grand Canyon Rescue ..... No Rifle for a Correspondent, But He Moves Up With Infantry / By Ernie Pyle ..... This is The Army ..... Ordnance Men Help to Erase A Nazi Pillbox ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... 3 Miss Abandon-Ship Order, Rescued After a Count of Noses ..... Money Quotas In World Fund OKd at Parley - U.S. to Put In the Biggest Share; U.K. Second; Soviet Agrees to $1,200,000,000 ..... Yank Engineers 'Eliminate' Mines In Cherbourg Area ..... Air War on the Ground - Four Men on a Walkie Talkie Direct Fire From Nazi Rear / By Robert Miller ..... A Hunter of Salvage Becomes the Hunted ..... Treatment Irks Returned GIs ..... Naval Chief Given Medal For Tug Work in Invasion ..... Skeezix, Nina Wed In 'Gasoline Alley' ..... Troop Carrier Group Gets D-Day Medals ..... U.S. Population Shifting To the South and West ..... Chindits Slash Ahead in Burma ..... Water Driller Strikes Home-Made Power Plant ..... Insult to Injury, the Latter Enough to Stop the Clock ..... Goebbels Asks Allies to Ease Peace Terms - U.S. Sees in the Appeal An Indication of Possible Sudden Nazi Crackup ..... Smiths Can Claim They Forged a Big Part in the Victory ..... Flung Out of Super-Fort, He Parachutes to Safety ..... Radio Highlights ..... Yanks Closing In on Browns; Walters Gets No. 15 - Bucky Subdues Cardinals, 3-0; Bucs Lose Two - Rejuvenated Cubs Whip Pirates,"ll-5, 4-3, to Add To Redbird Margin ..... Winn Back in Gotham Turf Picture ..... Wakefield's Slugging Presages Easy Switchover for Ex-Stars ..... Double Setback Drops Red Sox To Third Place - Tribe Scalps St. Louis, 3-2, 13-2, to Narrow Lead to 1-1/2 Games ..... It's an Oldster's Game; Crosetti's Coming Back ..... Volk Outpoints 'King Tut' Tabor ..... Senators' Latins Get Draft Order: 'Sign Up or Get Out' ..... Millers' Mike Kelley Starts 51st Year as Diamondman ..... Booth. Former Eli Star, Named to Yale Grid Post ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Bagby, Rejected by Army, On Way to Rejoin Tribe ..... Busy Bucky By Pap ..... An Open Letter to Mike Jacobs ..... Bomber, Conn Almost Came In on a Prayer ..... Andersson's Stretch Sprint Bests Haegg in 1,500-Meter Duel ..... Bickel Talbert Matched In River Forest Net Final ..... ETO SPORTS MIRROR ..... Minor League Results ..... Atherton Attempts to Ban Officials From Pro Loop ..... Nittany Lions Drop Six Intercollegiate Sports ..... Lou Novikoff Hospitalized ..... Giants Send Polli to Jerseys ..... Free For All Cops Futurity; Sir Bim Next - March Mount Has Easy Time Beating Ameche's Entry at Arlington ..... Nova Beaten By Lee Oma ..... VIVE L'AMERIQUE! - French Welcome Yanks ..... Russians Pace Allied Thrusts

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 18
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 18
Vol. 4 No. 220 - Tuesday, July 18, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Americans Battling' in St. Lo Outskirts - 30 Panzers Are KOd in Yank Drive - British, Canadians Open New Offensive in Caen Sector ..... Nazis Hurl In Reserves to Save Baltics - East Prussia Pounded by Red Planes - Russians Shell Defenses Of Kaunas; Offensive In South Gains Force ..... U.S. Lives Pay the Price for The Hill' It Had to Be Taken, So Yanks Write Out the Check in Blood / By Bud Hutton and Andy Rooney ..... Worried Japs Oust Navy Chief; 'Unknown' Admiral Takes Over ..... Tragedy Caps Stork Club Party When Bear Severs Girl's Arm ..... The War Today ..... FD Note Holds Wallace's Fate ..... Stimson Praises Troops For Their Will to Win ..... Robertson Heads 2nd Infantry ..... Report Envoy Told Pope Japan Is 'Ready for Peace' ..... Heavies Pound French Targets ..... Japs Wiped Out In India Villages ..... WPB Authorizes Use of Aluminum For Pots and Pans ..... Noah's Ark Masquerades As an LST in the Channel ..... Dump Truckers Unload on Nazis - Negro Battalion Pitches In With Combat Men in Normandy / By Allan M. Morrison ..... Mass Murders ..... Yanks Re-Discovered ..... Tank Hit, Crew Scrambles Out To Join Writer in Cellar Foxhole / By Ernie Pyle ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Browns Top Tribe Twice; Yanks Clout Bosox - Cards Break Even With Reds - Cubs Shut Out Bucs, 1-0, Lose By Same Score - Brooks End Losing Streak With 8-5 Triumph After 8-4 Setback by Boston ..... St. Louis Leads By Two Games; Nats Smash A's - Bengals Gain Split Verdict With Chisox as Trout Annexes No. 12 ..... Major League Results ..... ABC Gets Set For Post- War Kegling Boom / By Fritz Howell ..... Minor League Results ..... 93 Boilermakers Report ..... DiMaggio's Absence Dims Batting Punch Of Hawaiian Stars ..... Ex-Big Ten Star Brings College Try To Rome's Forum ..... Fractured Ankle Ends Career of Volo Song ..... NEWS FROM HOME - U.S. to Foster Airline Service To Small Cities - Plan to Be Temporary, Experimental; Dirigible Traffic Foreseen ..... In the Blue of the Night ..... Sherlock Holmes Takes to Air ..... Prisoners Work at Annapolis ..... Complaint All Washed Up ..... Iowa's in the Black ..... Civilian Renaissance ..... Extend Money Parley 3 Days ..... Radio Highlights ..... Silent Moscow? Sees Parade of Vanquished ..... Using Reserves To Save Baltics ..... Doubt Raiders Were Executed ..... 5 Guilty in Oil Swindle ..... Yanks Close In On Leghorn; 4 Mi. From Port - Height Overlooking Town Seized; 8th Pushes Beyond Arezzo ..... Fired Counsel Sues the Judge ( James J. Laughlin ) ..... U.S. Women in Britain Now May Join the WAC ..... Robinson at Fighter Base ( Edward G. Robinson )

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 19
Vol. 4 No. 221 - Wednesday, July 19, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... St. Lo Falls; Allies Across Orne - Tanks Smash Out Into Open Past Caen - Great Air Assault Paves Way for Breakthrough ..... Tojo Out as Chief Of Japanese Army - 2nd Tokyo Shakeup Follows the Loss of Saipan ..... Air Fleets Paste Nazi Caen Line - Robot Laboratories Hit In US. Heavies' Thrust ..... 650 Killed in U.S. Supply-Dump Blast ..... Knudsen Gets New AAF Post ..... Reds Speed Advances in North, South - Russians Thrust Within 20 Miles of Brest-Litovsk; 3.5 Mi. From Lwow ..... Soldiers by the Thousands Taking Jobs on Furloughs ..... Lovett Sees a Long War, Return of the Luftwaffe ..... Films Recall Gable; Vallee Out of the Coast Guard ..... Balloon Units Help Protect Land Troops ..... Tanks Clean Out the Pillboxes, Infantry Takes Care of Snipers ..... Allies to Open Conference on World Security Preliminary Talks Next Month Will Deal With International Agency ..... Eighth Reaches The Gothic Line ..... His Death Robbed Gen. Roosevelt of Division Command

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 20
Vol. 4 No. 222 - Thursday, July 20, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Tanks Near Town 11 Miles Past Caen - Allies Push East, Then Strike South - Nazi Counter-Attack Fails; St. Lo-Periers-Lessay Road Cut by Yanks ..... Four Hurt by Flying Bomb Get 1st ETO WAC Purple Hearts ..... Warriors to Be Honored Were Out on Business - War Makes Its U.S. Secretary Cool His Heels at a Fort Base / By Joe Fleming ..... Yanks Capture Port of Leghorn - Dock Facilities Wrecked By Germans; Ancona Is Seized by Poles ..... Hitler Bounces Second General ( Gen. Von Falkenhausen ) ..... Main Douglas Plane Plant Escapes in Costly Blaze ..... Advance 75 Pct. Of Way To Warsaw - Reds Battling in Suburbs Of Brest-Litovsk; Key Rail Line Is Reached ..... The War Today ..... St. Lo Ours, But Nazi Guns Command It / By William Stringer ..... Reich Battered By 2,700 Planes - 1,200 Heavies From U.K., Force From Italy Join In Smashing Blows ..... Nazi 'WACs' Captured In Drive Across Orne ..... Advances on the Road to Berlin ..... Tojo Given Sack ..... The Gothic Line ..... Truck Drivers' Part ..... 'Unconditional'-Eden ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Arne Andersson Lowers Record for Mile to 4:01.6 - Haegg, Second, Also Shatters Former Mark - Swift Swedes Near 'Perfect Mile' in Competition At Malmoe ..... Bobby's Still Some Feller ..... Phillies' Andy Karl No Longer Fattening NL Hitting Averages ..... HOW THEY STAND. ..... Right Field Ground Rule Altered by Pittsburgh ..... Browns Slap Yanks, 8-0; Dodgers Bow to Cards ..... Tigers Outlast Griffs, 6-5; Weintraub's Clout Gives Giants 5-2 Triumph ..... Injured Volo Song Destroyed by Owner ..... Help WantedAND GIVEN ..... Ike Williams 5-1 Choice ..... Limping Dodgers Lose Moundsman Ed Head ..... Bid for Chapman By A's Rejected ..... Federal Ballot Approved For Troops by 20 States / By Ben Price ..... Yank Bullets Smash Nazi Trick, But 6 U.S. Captives Fall Victim ..... Reds 100 Miles From Warsaw ..... Red Goes, but It's Still Tape ..... Radio Highlights ..... Byrnes Quits The VP Race - Truman Left Most Likely Choice as Democratic Convention Opens ..... A Top Nazi Ace Killed ( Major Burmheller ) ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Women Urged To Take Jobs in U.S. Foundries - WMC Appeals for Their Aid in Labor Shortage In the Industry ..... Actor Ward Bond Injured ..... Armour Gets Latin Job ..... Mail to Rome Resumed ..... Esquire the Loser In Court Fight for Mailing Privileges ..... World-Fund HQ to Be U.S. ..... Hundreds Dead, 4 Bodies Found In Blast Debris - Unofficial Estimates Place Toll in Pacific Coast Explosion at 496 ..... 49 Awards Are Presented 9th AF Men by Brereton ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... Nazi Guns Boom-Boomerang! - Yanks Grab Enemy A rm s, P u m p G e r m a n Bullets Into the Swastika Boys / By France Herron ..... Bur-rr-rrp!! Here's Nazi MG 34 ..... What's Wrong With These Pictures? ..... WIN A WAR BOND PRIZE TODAY! ..... If You're Smart Enough to Stay Alive in BattleYou Can Solve All of These Quiz-fix Problems ..... You Buy Nothing-Don't Even Tear the Top Off a Dead Kraut! Just Use Plain GI Brainwork! ..... It's Easy . . . It's Fun! It May Save Your Life! ..... AIR POWER - Roaring into the Wild Blue Yonder, Allied Warplanes Blast the Trails; Ground Troops' KO Follows Thunder, Here's the Payoff-Luftwaffe Fails! ..... Fighting Yanks Aces With Nurses / By Ralph Harwood ..... GI JERRY by Lt. Dave Breger

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 21
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 21
Vol. 4 No. 223 - Friday, July 21, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Hitler Escapes Assassination in Blast:Tojo and Entire Jap Cabinet Resign - Fuehrer Is Burned; 3 Aides Badly Hurt - Nazi Generals Are Victims; Adolf 'Carries On' ..... Drive Takes Reds 8 ML From Lwow - Soviets Cross Bug, 1939 Boundary With Nazis ..... Out of the Mouths of Babes-Boy, 4, Spots in Snake's Crawl A Clue on How to Lick Robots ( Frederick Adrus Gauteson ) ..... The War Today ..... Convention Set To Name FDR - Keynoter Raps Dewey, Says 'Old Guard' Again Is Running GOP ..... 3,800 Wounded Evacuated By Air in a Single Month ..... Allied Tanks Fanning Out In Caen Arc - Reach Troarn and Vimont; Americans Battling Inside Lessay ..... 1st Red Cross Club Is Opened in France ( Club Victoire ) ..... Tokyo Radio Hints A Snafu as to Who Is Taking Over ..... Timely Reminder ..... 2 Air Armadas Hit Reich Again - 1,200 Heavies From U.K., Force From Italy Strike In Widespread Blows ..... Mustang Pilot Scores 3 KillsOne With Guns ( 2/Lt. Sherman Armsby ) ..... A Hen Loses the Battle of the Egg - WACs Troubles Crack GI Shells, They Finally Cook It For Her / By Selma Chapmond ..... WAC Out to Prove All That Glitters Is Gold ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Air Force Briefs PRIVATE BREGER ..... Monty Forges Ahead ..... Praise for G-5 ( Monuments Men Capt. Bancel Lafarge ) ..... Navy Reaches Goal ( 3,650,000 ) ..... Infantry, Artillery, Planes Knock Out Foe in Triple Play / By Tom Hoge ..... Yankees Edge Browns, 6-5; Bosox Lose - Dodgers Whip Redlegs, 10-5; Phils Slap Bucs - Miscues Give Bengals 2-1 Verdict Over Nats; Cardinals Idle ..... Pitching Prize By Pap ..... Grid Commissioners Voice Optimism Over '44 Campaign ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Sports SIDELIGHTS ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... GI Racketmen Sought For Bournemouth Play ..... Mass. Handicap To First Fiddle - Alex Barth Fades Before Winner's Surge In Stretch ..... Minor League Results ..... $1,145 Daily Double at Jamaica ..... Chicago Bears Acquire Four Collegiate Stars ..... Skladany at Bainbridge Naval ..... Montgomery Tapering Off ..... Bertelli Seeks Permission To Play in All-Star Game ..... Bob Elliott Rejected ..... Bomb Victims Hunt U.S. Nurse To Thank Her for Aid at Scene ..... Fifth Drives On Despite Rains ..... Radio Highlights ..... Group to Trace Germans' Loot ..... Congressman Says Month Will See 110 B29s Built ..... Gabreski, Top Ace, Gets Another Kill on Ground ..... NEWS FROM HOME - U.S. Is Selling Its Surplus of Military Planes - 2,376 of 11,450 Available Quickly Snapped Up; Most Are Trainers ..... N.Y. Times Buys Radio Station ..... Child Helps Lost Cops ..... 90th Division Wins Some Belated Praise For Its Heroic Work / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Archbishop Spellman Off On Tour of 3 Continents ..... Incumbents Win In Three States ..... U.S. Appeals Court Rules Against Ward Company

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 22
Vol. 4 No. 224 - Saturday, July 22, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Land on Guam; 1st Move to Retake U.S. Territory - Yanks Grab Foothold on Isle Beaches ..... Coup Attempted in Reich - Army Clique Foiled, Nazi Leaders Insist ..... Democrats Nominate FDR for 4th Term - Plank Says Force Will Keep Peace ..... Big Peace Demonstration In Budapest, Turks Hear ..... Soviets Smash Big Gap in Line North of Lwow ..... The War Today ..... Secret Cross-Country Trip Takes FDR to West Coast ..... Allies Bogged In French Mud - Ousted, Then Recapture Bourguebus; Yanks Seize 2 Towns Near Periers ..... Operation for Anne Shirley ..... Democratic Platform Highlights ..... How Yanks Get On in Normandy ..... Hash Marks ..... Air Force Briefs ..... Beginning To Crack ..... Winant on Housing ..... Back To Guam ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... Coup Attempted in Germany; Army Clique Foiled, Nazis Say ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Delegates Give Their Final OK On World Fund - Objections Are Withdrawn By 7, Russia Settles for Quota of a Billion ..... Harmon to Wed Aug. 26 ( Lt. Tom Harmon ) ..... Draft Dodger Roundup ..... Crack Nazi Line North of Lwow ..... London to Washington Flown Non-Stop 1st Time ( C54 ) ..... Reich Battered In Double Blow By Air Again - Armadas From Britain, U.K. Strike Multiple Targets in Germany ..... Military Governor Yields Title, Keeps Job in Hawaii ( Lt. Gen. Robert C. Richardson ) ..... Chaplin's First Wife Dies ..... Radio Highlights ..... Eighth 14 Miles From Florence ..... Here's Partial Dope On Joining 'Chutists

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 24
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 24
Vol. 4 No. 225 - Monday, July 24, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks Push Inland and Seize, Key Guam Heights - Philippines, Japan Next, King Hints - Fleet Chief Foreshadows New Blows; U.S. Losses Believed Moderate ..... Reds Reach Lublin; Nazis Quit Pskov - Lwow Base Is Entered, Foe Admits - Enemy Front in Collapse, Writer States; Moscow Tense With Anticipation ..... Rain Stops at Last in France; 2 Villages Near Caen Captured ..... Air, Rail Points In France Hit - Blows Follow USSTAF's Record Week of 2-Way Assaults on Reich ..... Bonus for Expert Infantrymen Is Retroactive to Last January 1 ..... First Choo Choo Of Liberation is Running in France ..... Trials of War Are Making The Japs at Colorless Lot ..... Attacks by Buzz-Bombs Continue on S. England ..... 2nd Blood Bath On in Germany - 1,000 Officers Reported Shot; Schacht Believed Arrested or Dead ..... Yanks Take 50,549 Captives ..... The 30th Infantry Fighting in France, SHAEF Discloses ..... 2 More U.S. Subs Lost; Toll Since War's Start 27 ..... Japs Fall Back In India State ..... Yanks Smash Their Way to Pisa Suburbs - Germans Putting Up Stern Resistance; 8th Army 14 Mi. From Florence ..... Pope Receives Spellman ..... Yank Plays Possum Right Under Nose Of Nazi Tank's Gun ..... Island Raided In Dodecanese ..... Say Gasoline May Become Obsolete as Motor Fuel ..... Paul Revere in Jeep Heralds the Stork, Accepts Delivery ..... Whither Wither ..... 'Imminent Peace' Keeps A Swedish Official Home ..... So We'll Let Our Brass Loose a Toot for Stork ..... New Premier Says Jap Policy Won't Change - Gen. Koiso Takes Over, Insists German Ties Will Be Bolstered ..... When Jerry Won't Give Up Then the Party Gets Rough ..... Democrats Rally Round Slate of Roosevelt-Truman ..... It's a Free Country; White House Walk Comes Back Into It ..... Truman Is Best Known For His Investigative Committee's Work ..... Stimson Returns to U.S. After Italy, France Visit ..... FDR Promises Belgium Peace ..... Pours Acid in Ear, Gets Discharge-Plus 10 Years ..... VP Nominee Likely to Bear Brunt of Drive - Missouri Senator Wins Nomination for Wallace's Job on 2nd Ballot ..... 12 Cars Are Derailed ..... An Atlantic Airliner Claims Speed Mark ..... Battles to Keep His Car Secret - Kaiser Asks Court to Get Patents Back; Post-War Dream Gadgets Many ..... Reach Accord On Adjusting Rights of Vets - CIO, ATL and the VFW In Pact Inspired by U.S. Ruling on Jobs / By Ben Price ..... Wheat Harvest Tops Pre-War's ..... Caught in the Middle - Women's Support Of War Sags as the Corset Pile Droops ..... Top heavy With Generals? Army Replies With Figures ..... Boston Plans War Memorial ..... Hull on Germany ..... Record Air Offensive ..... 'New Order' Fails ..... A Welcome Ally ..... Hash Marks ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Yanks On Radio Talk Germans Into Giving Up / By Earl Mazo ..... This Is The Army ..... Hero Who 'Ran Out of Jerries' Presented Highest U.S. Honor ..... Money Accord Loudly Praised By Morgenthau - He Sees in It a Sign That Nations Are Learning To Work in Unity ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... Fourth Infantry Lauded by Chief ..... Here Is a Very Interesting Story Involving Doughnuts ..... Author Dies at 76 ( Margaret Armstrong ) ..... Beaverbrook's Aim Is Believed Air Discussions - U.S. Publication Declares International Conference Will Be Debated; ..... WACs Learn the War Is No Place Like Home ..... 189 Magazines On Army's List ..... Folding Bazookas' Used By Yanks Against Japs ..... News 'Commercials' Banned ..... SHAEF Lists Ike's Assistants ..... Ringling Circus Arrives In Florida to Reorganize ..... Radio Highlights ..... Twilight Tear Captures $80,600 Arlington Classic ..... Case Stealing Everything in Sight - Griff Speedster Majors' Leading Larcenist On Basepaths ..... Ester Sparks Flier Trackmen / By Dick Pine ..... Bible Formula Brings Texans Grid Success / By Harold V. Ratliff ..... Eagles Sign Kish, Zimmerman ..... Lindskog on All-Star Eleven ..... Count Fleet Retired From Turf 'For Good' ..... ETO SPORTS MIRROR ..... Cards Split as Reds Win Two; Brownies falter - Loop Leaders Lose to Yanks, Bosox.8-2,8-4 - New Yorkers Muff Chance To Gain, However, as Chisox Cop Twin Bill ..... Major League Results ..... Dodgers Slide To Cellar; Cubs Near Fifth Slot - Bruins Rap Braves, 4-2, Then Subdue N.Y. Giants, 6-3 ..... Dodgers Get a Query: 'Need Good Shortstop?' ..... AL Prexy Suspends Potter Far Alleged Use of Spitball ..... Billy Soose to Compete As Heavy After War ..... Orioles Lose Ab Tiedemann ..... Nelson Paces Utah Open Play ..... Shoeless Caballero Gives Bull the Boot ..... Brewers Face A A All-Stars - Tenth Game in Series Will Honor Mike Kelly, Miller Owner ..... Joe Kelly Jr. Captures Sculling Championship ..... Mrs. Kovacs Surprise Winner Over Miss Arnold ..... Continental Snapshots ..... The 'Smoke Screen' Play ..... Reds Level Sights on Warsaw ..... Family Circle

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 25
Vol. 4 No. 226 - Tuesday, July 25, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Russians Within 50 Miles of Warsaw - Clear Road To Capital Lies Ahead - Giant Wedge Now 45 Mi. From Vistula; Germans Yield 2 Key Towns ..... Yanks Land on Tinian; Press Ahead on Guam - Third Island in Marianas Invaded; Jap Vessel Is Sunk Off Philippines ..... Churchill Hints Possible Quick Peace; Blast at Hitler Fatal to Luftwaffe Chief ..... Mud Continues To Slow Allies - British, Canadians Make Small Gains; Yanks Lose a Town ..... Pinup Gals Find 4Fs Plentiful, the Wrestling Easier ..... Final Conference Session OKs Plan for World Bank ..... Peace Jitters on Wall Street ..... Push Japs Back In Imphal Area ..... The War Today ..... Transfer Won't Kill Pay Boost ..... Simple, Wasn't It? ..... Navy to Expand Ranks to Keep Up War Pace - Plans Changed, More Men To Be Inducted Now to Meet New Timetable ..... Allies 12 Miles From Florence ..... Jet-Plane Turbines Will Be Produced by General Electric ..... Germans Fear Riots To day, Anniversary of Duce's End ..... Time Marches Back for a Veteran - He Retraces a Path Of Death Leading From Beaches ..... Hash Marks ..... Air Force Briefs ..... Number One Job ..... Dollars and Sense ..... Blockade-Running ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... This is The Army ..... Browns, Red Sox, Yanks Split - Indians Scalp Griffs, 4-3, 9-5, Climb to Fourth - Athletics Rise Up to Clout Tigers, 13-3, Then Eke Out 3-2 Victory ..... Bucs Rap Brooks, 7-5,9-4, To Tie Reds for Second - Cards Annex Twin Feature From Braves; Nicholson Gets Four Homers ..... Cane's Choice By Pap ..... Jug McSpaden Cards Hot 135 To Edge Nelson in Utah Open ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Jacobs Plumps For Post-War Conn-Mills Go / By Gene Graff ..... Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ..... Bluejackets Notch No. 30 ..... French Booters Clip Ninth AF Eleven, 4-1 ..... Smukler, Ex-Temple Ace, Sold to Boston Yankees ..... 62 Out at Villanova ..... Tax Claims Face Three of N. York's Biggest Night Clubs ..... Rev. James Moffatt Dies ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Plan New Type Of Field Jacket For ETO Men - Army Orders 4,600,000, Forces 6 Manufacturers To Accept Contract ..... Opera vs. Tin Pan Alley ..... Hot Show ..... Marshal Can Play the Field ..... Ronald Colman a Father ..... Feats Win Mustang; Pilot And Fort Gunner Medals 9 Lt. Col. John C. Meyer, Mustang pilot and S/Sgt. Cameron H. Perry, Fortress gunner ) ..... Radio Highlights ..... ''Request' Rule Is Lifted On Christmas Parcels ..... Dawn Patrol Ends Sorties to Observe Beauties of Nature ..... Texans Oust 2 Incumbents in Congress Race - Nat Patton, Kleberg Lose; Nine Are Renominated, 3 May Face Runoff ..... Texas County Goes Dry ( McLennan County ) ..... Minesweepers Lauded By Stark in Normandy ..... Eighth and RAF Blast Germany ..... Two Helicopter Routes Are Sought For West

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 26
Vol. 4 No. 227 - Wednesday, July 26, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks, Allies Renew Attacks in France - 'Limited Objective' Push Gains a Mile Near Caen; Planes Aid U.S. Assault ..... The Gentlemen Complain ..... Nazi Party Taking Over Army; 'Heil Hitler' Sign Ousts Salute ..... Huge Force In Advance On Warsaw - Russians Now 148 Miles From Reich; Nazis Lose 540,250 Men in Month ..... The War Today ..... Tinian-Guam Invaders Gain ..... Accuse 25 N.Y. Night Clubs Of Cheating the Customers ..... Wounded Yanks Got the Go-By - Women Say They Were Forced To Entertain Italian Captives ..... Aerial Armada Blasts Path for U.S. Advance - 1,500 Heavies, Plus Fleets Of Other Planes, Strike - At Nazis in France ..... Ringling Circus to Reopen On Aug. 4-Minus Big Top ..... Deaths Among Wounded Few ..... Optimists ..... Hash Marks ..... 539,000 Casualties ..... 'Suicide Squadrons' ..... Youth in Control ..... TributeFrom Where It Counts - The Germans, Too, Risk Their Necks For Wounded - Fighters Themselves Loudest in Praise Of Aid Men / By Bud Hutton ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Army Poets - Eventide / By Pfc Samuel A. Daugherty ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... SPORTS SIDELIGHTS ..... Help WantedAND GIVEN ..... Straight From the Crystal - Sports Scribes Go Into Huddle, Come Out With Fancy Shifts ..... Minor League Results ..... Franklin Hurt In Lane Tiff ( Lem Franklin ) ..... Manush Suspended, Reinstated Same Day ( Heinie Manush ) ..... Bush to Try Comeback With Chattanooga Nine ( Guy Bush ) ..... Lyons Faces Induction ( Al Lyons ) ..... Tribe Threatens Bosox; Browns,Yanks Triumph ..... Braves Hard Hit by Loss Of Second Baseman Ryan ( Connie Ryan ) ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Long Island Bowl, Jinx of Champions, Now Just an APO ..... New Pro Football Circuit To be Called 'U.S.' Loop ..... Indians Acquire Hoag ( Myril Hoag ) ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Oil Conference Is Launched by Britain and U.S. - Fair Distribution, Denial Of Supplies to Aggressors Are Aims of Talks ..... Landing Craft 'Beavers' ..... Scooped Himself ( Pfc Joseph Lakata ) ..... Double Celebration ..... Cousin of FDR Dies ( Lyman Delano ) ..... Bob Crosby Hurt ..... Operation for Boris Karloff ..... Stassen Back in U.S. ( Harold E. Stassen ) ..... Cotton Ed Risks Senate Seat in S. Carolina Vote - Smith, Dean of the Upper House, Is Opposed by Four in Primary ..... Texas Negroes Hold Convention ..... Truman to Quit Committee ..... Bricker to Meet Dewey ( John W. Bricker ) ..... Soldiers, Marines Battle Forest Fire in Oregon ..... Radio Highlights ..... Aim at Linking Near Florence ..... AP Photographer Killed ( Bede Irvin ) ..... Reds Advancing on Warsaw; Nazis Lose 540,250 in Month

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 27
Vol. 4 No. 228 - Thursday, July 27, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Reach The Vistula, Turn North - Two-Pronged Soviet Race For Warsaw Develops; New Blow to South ..... Buzz-Bomb Incendiaries Fall; Bag 1 Robot Every 2 Minutes ..... Tinian Invaded, Tokyo Admits - Yanks Gain in Marianas; Japs Tell of Aerial Blow at Sumatra ..... U.S. Tanks Rip German Line in West - Yanks Push 4 Miles Past St. Lo Road - Allies 5 to 7 Miles Beyond Caen Despite Bitter Counter-Attacks ..... Two Senators Meet Trouble In Primaries ( Sen. Ellison D. (Cotton Ed) Smith and Sen. Hattie Caraway ) ..... The War Today ..... Truck Shortage Faced by Army ..... Chasing Japs Out of India Toward Burma Frontier ..... Stuttgart Gets 2nd Big Attack - RAF Blow ls Followed By Vienna Assault From Italy ..... U.S. Aid to U.K. Hits New Peak ..... OPA Insists Beefsteaks Will Remain on Points ..... Radio Without Electricity? ..... Strikes Snag War Output ..... Hash Marks ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... HUBERT / By Sgt. Dick Wingert ..... 'Last Ditch' Decree ..... Native Sons Again ..... Forget Something? ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Musial's Bat Booms as Cardinals Win, 9-0 - Indians Blank Yankees, 10-0; Browns on Top - St. Louis Stretches Margin With 9-1 Verdict Over Macks ..... Par-Busting Modern Linksmen Rated No Better Than Oldsters ..... Veterans Key To Oklahoma's Bid in Big Six ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted and Given ..... SOS From Normandy ..... A White Terrier ..... Chisox Renew Dykes' Contract ( Jimmy Dykes ) ..... Nats Release Uhle, Vosmik ( Joe Vosmik and Coach George Uhle ) ..... 'Contest With Mills?' Conn to Let Fists Talk ( Cpl. Billy Conn and Freddie Mills ) ..... Latin Influence Hits Gridders; Redskins Turn Up With Cuban ..... Hansen Goes to Giants ( Andy Hansen ) ..... Leni Franklin's Condition Poor ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Stanky Hexes Bums ..... AA Leader Faces Induction ( Johnny Wyrostek ) ..... NEWS FROM HOME - GI Insurance Reaches Total Of 117 Billions - Veterans Administration Policies 84 Pet. of All Private Holdings ..... Watered Loot ..... Pistol Packin' Mama Dehydrates ..... Nothing's Ever New ..... Overseas Garb Goes Home ..... Workers' Gas Jeopardized ..... Dauntless Bomber Discontinued ..... Vets Want to Learn ..... Gummed Things Up ..... Radio Highlights ..... Star Who but Twinkled Seeks to Shine - Jane Russell Would Like To Forget That Flop In a Low-Cut Blouse ..... Cowboy Rescue ..... Demonstrations Against Hitler in Reich Reported ..... Yanks in Pisa; Press Near to Famous Tower - Eighth Army Now But 8 Miles From Florence; Kesselring Wounded ..... State Department Slaps Argentine Farrell Regime ..... Soldier-Winners Named In Army Play Contest ..... 21-Million-Ton Shortage Of Coal Is Faced by U.S. ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... We Need Prisoners-They Squeal - Scout Patrols are Eyes of Army - Lineup of Nazi Mob Big Shots ..... WANTED: Live Kraut - Don't Let Tales of Foe's Tricks Stop You from Taking Prisoners; Here's How to Do It With Safety / By Arthur Goodwin ..... Combat Report - The Story of a Normandy Scout And Patrol Team Which Played 'I Spy' in Enemy's Back Yard - Here They Pass on Some of The Tricks Which Make Them Poison to Herman the German / By William G. McNamara ..... Seven Face World-Gang Rules Reich - A Hoodlum Mob Grabbed Power, Erased Liberty - These Are The Guys Who Made You Leave Home ..... GI JERRY / by Lt. Dave Breger ..... THE OLD SERGEANT'S CORNER ..... More Parley-Vous For GIs ..... As We Were! ..... Mike's Torch Song ( T/5 Mike Maslewski )

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 28
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 29
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 07 31
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 01
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 01
Vol. 4 No. 232 - Tuesday, August 1, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks Push 12 Mi., Reach Avranches; Battle of Warsaw On; Big Suburb Hit - Granville Captured; Paris Rail Line Cut; British Gain 8 Miles .. U.S. Planes, Warships Again Based on Guam; Invaders Gain on Tinian .. Nazis Struck Another Twin Blow by Planes - Bombers from U.K., Italy Hit Reich, Ploesti And Bucharest .. The War Today .. U.S. Secret Weapon in Use .. Globe-Circling Airline Asked .. German-Turk Rupture Is Near, Nazis Declare .. Mass Blows At City Edge, Berlin Says - Reds Battle in Province Reich Considers Part Of East Prussia .. Former ETO Colonel Gets U.K. War Shipping Post ( Thomas A. Monroe ) .. GIs From 20 States Permitted To Vote on a Federal Ballot .. Captive Yank Becomes Captor - Takes 80 Prisoner After Planes KO 2-Mile-Long Line of Nazi Vehicles / By J. Wes Gallagher ( Pvt. Anthony Blazus Jr., of Frederickstown, Pa ) .. Russian Aircraft Designer Dead ( Nikolai Polikarpov ) .. 'Roger' or 'Rajah'? - 'Pilot to Tank: Tiger Tamed' / By Henry B. Jameson .. FDR's Secretary Dies ( Miss Marguerite "Missy" Le Hand ) .. Knighthood Is Still in Flower ( Gen. "Sir" Oliver Leese ) .. Hash Marks .. Private Breger / By Dave Breger .. Soldier Voting .. Doodlebug Dodging .. Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ( ordnance evacuation company ) .. Mad Russian Chairborne Again - Wilson's Signals Confused Him, But Lou's Happy With Grimm .. Circular Ring No Innovation For Pugilism / By Tony Cordaro .. Nats' Ortiz Signs to Play With Mexico City Team .. Minor League Results .. Help Wanted--AND GIVEN .. Browns Capture Twin Feature From Griffs - St. Louis Lead Now 4-1/2 Games As Bosox Split - Tigers, Yanks in Slugfests; White Sox Trip A's, 6-4, Then Lose, 3-0 .. Ann Curtis Lowers Mark For 880-Yard Free Style .. Stripes, Not Brass ( Sgt. Hy Lederstein ) .. Seabright Title To Miss Betz .. Major League Results .. Bruins Slap Phils, Near Fourth Place - Dodgers End Losing Streak, Start Another Brooks Beaten by Cards, 9-7, After 10-4 Victory; Walters Fails Again .. Latest Drive. Opens Up New Possibilities in France .. NEWS FROM HOME - Congress Can't Go to Work for Lack of Plans - No Major Issues Ready For Action at Hour for Session to Reconvene .. Flak Suits Really Work .. New Mine Defies Detection .. Trolley Trouble ( Ray Saenz ) .. Allies Will Use Nazi Navy Against Japs in the Pacific .. Assumes New Command ( Adm. Sir James F. Somerville and Adm. Sir Bruce A. Fraser ) .. Radio Highlights .. ETO's WAC Commander Has Arrived in Normandy ( Lt. Col. Anna Wilson ) .. Local Votes Against Lewis .. 2nd, 3rd Armored Fighting in Normandy .. Enemy Stiffens Near Florence .. Horace Dodge Gets Divorce, Wife Gets At Least $500,000 .. 11 of the 9th AF Given Medals ( DFCs were presented Cols. Robert L. Delashaw, of San Antonio, Tex.; William D. Greenfield, of Dayton, Ohio ; Carroll W. McColpin, of Buffalo, N.Y., and Ray J. Sleeker, of Miami Beach ; Maj. Randall W. Hendricks, of Youngstown, Ohio ; Capt. Denver M. Porter, of Tyrone, Okla.; 1/Lt. Joseph H. Smith, of Centerville, Ind., and 2/Lt. William A. Webb Jr., of Richmond, Va. Capt. Wallace N. Emmer, of St. Louis, Mo., received the cluster to the DFC and Capt. Glendon J. Duer, of Lomita, Cal., received the Bronze Star. ) .. Use of Hedgerows by Nazis Clipped by New Secret Device .. GI Sloppiness In London Stirs MP Warning - Yanks Reminded They'll Be Fined for 'Flagrant Violations' .. Rommel Dead? Nazis Deny It .. Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 02
Vol. 4 No. 233 - Wednesday, August 2, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Tanks Fan Out South of Avranches - British Punch On In Caumont Area; New Caen Attack ..... Nazis Start The Sacking Of Warsaw - Russians Hammering Into Outskirts; Foe Falling Back Near E. Prussia ..... The War Today ..... 'Strike' Snarls All Philadelphia - City's Transport Paralyzed As Every Employee Turns Up 'Sick' ..... 3 Ward Stores Closed By Strike in Detroit ..... Allies Close In On Florence ..... Manuel Quezon Dies ..... Allies Land 600 Mi. Off Philippines - Isolate 15,000 More Japs By Seizing West Tip of Dutch New Guinea ..... Photographer For Yank Killed ( T/3 Peter M. Paris ) ..... Vote Registration Is Automatic For Servicemen in 36 States ..... Patton Leading Drive? ..... WACs, WAVES - Attain Full Quotas ..... Heavies Range France, Paste Nazi Airfields - RAF Pounds Robot Sites; 9th AF Planes Batter Enemy Transport ..... Stilwell to Be A Full General ..... Post-War Peace Talks Set to Begin on Aug.14 ..... Chaplin's Wife a Mama ( Oona O'Neill Chaplin ) ..... Hash Marks ..... East Prussia Ahead ..... Superior Fire Power ..... Have You Got One? ( Pets ) ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ( ordnance evacuation company ) ..... Army Poets - 'Just Let Me Not Forget' ( Cpl. H. H. Brimmer Jr. ) ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Private Breger / By Dave Breger ..... Sports Sidelights ..... 29th Division Athletes Win Honors for Normandy Feats / By Ray Lee ( 1/Lt. Forrest Ferguson, T/Sgt. Ed Houser, T/Sgt. Gurvis Collins, Cpl. Johnny Gillet and Capt. Tom Dukehart ) ..... Help Wanted--AND GIVEN ..... Purdue Replaces Columbia On Middle Grid Schedule ..... Lee Oma Upset By Willy Nitchy ..... Robinson Signed For Chicago Tilt ..... Welterweights Suspended ..... Idle Yanks Lose Ground As Brownies, Bosox Win ..... Minor League Results ..... Mack to Spend $1,000,000 On Shibe Park Renovation ..... How They Stand ..... Baltimore Enjoying Success at the Gate As Well as on Field ..... Brownies Get Chisox Catcher ( Tom Turner ) ..... Jersey Golfer Finds One Trap Unbeatable ( Frank Springmeyer ) ..... U.S. Engineers Rebuild Cherbourg Port ..... American Tanks Fanning Out In Area South of Avranches ..... Dinah Shore Now in London ..... California Now Is Getting Power From Shasta Dam ..... Silent Robot? 'In Some Cases No Audible Noise'--Morrison ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Senate Group Calls Its Absent Members Back - Military Committee Will Meet to Act on Program For a Sudden Peace ..... Cupid in Cop's Brogans ..... Legacy ..... Gas for GIs on Furlough ..... Price of a Cuppa Java Is Back Down to a Nickel ..... Radio Highlights ..... 6 Paratroopers Awarded DSC ( The Distinguished Service Crosses went to: Lt Col. Edward C. Krause. Green Bay, Wis. ; Lt Col Benjamin H. Vandervoort. Columbus, Ga.; 1/Lt Harvey J. Ziegler Jr., Bowling Green, Ohio; Pvt. John D. Bolderson. West Plains, Mo. ; Pfc Leonold Peterson, Viking, Minn. ; Pvt. Gordon C. Pryne, Empire, N.Y. Silver Stars were awarded to: Capt. Walter C. De Long. Battle Creek, Mich. ; Capt. James P. Manness, Meridian, Tex. ; Capt. Lyle B. Putnam, Wichita. Kan.; Capt. Alexander P Suer, Philadelphia ; 1/Lt. Charles E. Sammon, San Francisco: 1/Lt. Brock M. Weir, Marysville Cal.; 1/Lt. William T. Wilson, Litchfield, Ill.; 1/Lt. John H. Dodd, Richmond, Va. ; 1/Lt. Eugene A. Doerfler. Hayes, Kan.; S/Sgt. Harry Yachechack. Garfield. N.J. : Sgt. R. A. Sandel, Normanger, Tex.; Cpl. Connie Gibbs, Boaz, Ala. ; Pvt. Clyde E. Hein. Big Springs, Neb.; Pvt. John E. Atchley, Fayetteville, Tenn. ; and posthumously to Pvt. Dominick Vitullio, Erie, Pa. ) ..... P51 Pilot, Fortress Flier Are Awarded the DSC ( Capt. Nicholas Megura and 2/Lt. Thomas J. Dello Buono ) ..... Texas Remains In Turmoil on FDR Support - Democratic States Split After; County Sessions; State Meeting Sept. 12 ..... Cites Dewey Poll Strength ..... Dewey Wants Reconversion Action ..... 2 Negro Units Receive Eisenhower's Tribute ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 03
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 03
Vol. 4 No. 234 - Thursday, August 3, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... ..... Yanks Race Across Brest Peninsula - Roll Up Nazi in Brittany; Gain 15 Mi. ..... Turkey Walks Out on Nazis ..... The War Today ..... Churchill Optimistic Over Defeat of Japan Soon After Germany ..... Heavies Score One-Two Punch ..... Red Ace Flying Airacobra Is Credited With 59 Kills ..... Robot Deaths Mount to 4,737 - Raze 17,000 - Churchill Says Heavier Long-Range Rocket Attacks Possible ..... Disorders Follow Strike In Paralyzed Philadelphia ..... Sgt. May Can Take Bow for Developing Weapon ..... New Red Army Is Hurled Into Warsaw Battle - Zacharov's Forces Surge For Capital as German Resistance Spreads ..... Grinding Way Forward ..... Hurricane Belts N. Carolina City ..... Nazis Admit Rommel Hurt But Life Not in Danger ..... The Noose Tightens From 3 Sides ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... The Premier Speaks ..... Turkey Looks Ahead ..... Massacre in Greece ..... Major on Pass Shoots Way Out Of Nest of Nazis, Seizes Town / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... Germans Amazed By Allies' Speed In Normandy Push / By Earl Mazo ..... This Is The Army ..... Browns Rout Nats, Lead by 5-1/2 Games ..... Angott Beats Aaron Perry ..... Help Wanted--AND GIVEN ..... Red Sox, Yanks Drop 8-4 Tilts To Tribe, Tigers - Mort Cooper Annexes No. 14 as Cards Pummel Dodgers, 14-3 ..... Donelli Calls College Game 'Stereotyped' / By Oscar Fraley ..... How They Stand ..... Gromek's Lame Arm May Bring Him Major League Hill Honors ..... Minor League Results ..... Chapman to Join Sagging Dodgers ..... Ruth and Speaker Accept Bids to Mack Celebration ..... Ott Sidelined for Ten Days ..... Nazi War Captives Help Check U.S. Forest Fire ..... Clark Trailing In Senate Fight; Ham Fish Wins - Missourian Seeking Third Term Lags 16,000 Behind; Reed Victor in Kansas ..... Dewey Raps Smith ..... Strike in Montreal ..... Radio Highlights ..... McNair's Death Due To American Bomb ..... Move to Relax GI Politics Act ..... Siam Premier Resigns ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Less Than 3rd Of Congress Answers Roll - Two-Week Delay Is Seen Before Post-War Bills Reach Floor ..... Plans To Divorce Artie Shaw ..... Home Food Stocks Plentiful ..... Professor Alen, Age 2-1/2 ..... Florence Fight Rivals Cassino ..... No Doubt About It, Tank Which Looked 'Okay' Was 'Okay' ..... Farmers Under 26 Facing Draft Call After Harvest ..... Ward Dispute Settled; Strike in Plane Plant ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... Bam - B-zz-t - Blat," 88 Speaks Up ..... Our 90 Is a Match for Nazi 88mm - From Two-Star General to Pfc, Men Who Have Faced Them Respect, Don't Dread, Foe's Guns / By Paul V. Connors ..... Every Joe a Shell Spotter ..... Nazi Mystery - What Fate Meets Hitler's Generals? Does Dread Gestapo Know the Answers? / By France Herron ..... Death Calls the Roll - General Ernst Roehm - Died during purge of '34 ..... General Kurt von Schleicher - Died during purge of '34 ..... General Werner von Fritsch - Killed by Nazis in 1939 ..... General Hans Jeschonnek - Died from illness in 1943 ..... Generaloberst Eduard Dietl - Died in plane crash, June 23, 1944 ..... Generalleutnant Ferdinand Jodl - Died in plane crash, June 23, 1944 ..... Generalleutnaut Karl Eglseer - Died in plane crash, June 23, 1944 ..... Generalleutnant Emil von Wickede - Died in plane crash. June 23, 1944 ..... Generalleutnaut Erich Marcks - Died on Western Front, June 12, 1944 ..... Generalleutuant Heinz Hellmich - Died on Western Front, June 18, 1944 ..... Generalmajor Falley - Died on Western Front, June 20, 1944 ..... Generalmajor Fritz Witt - Died on Western Front, June, 1944 ..... Generaloberst Friedrich Dollman - Died on Western Front, June 28, 1944 ..... Quiz-Pix Answers ..... Coast Guard 154 Tomorrow - Oldest U.S. Service Has Graduated From Smugglers to Subs ..... GI JERRY / by Lt. Dave Breger

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 04
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 04
Vol. 4 No. 235 - Friday, August 4, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ........ Where Robots Were Ro-Botches ..... Yanks Take Rennes, Brittany Capital; Russians Believed on German Soil - 26-Mile U.S. Surge To West Threatens Brest, U-Boat Pens ..... Robots Hit Seven Hospitals In One of Heaviest Attacks ..... Reds Pierce Nazi Lines At Prussia - Stalin Is Expected to Issue Historic Order Marking Border Crossing ..... The War Today ..... Allies Tighten Arc at Florence ..... Tito's Son in Red Army ..... Bombers Blast Nazi Transport ..... Strike Renewed in Philly; Army Set to Take Charge ..... Double Summer Time Is Extended to September 17 ..... 16th and 116th Fought Bloody D-Day Battles - War Department Discloses Role of Two Regiments Which Stormed Beach ..... Strategic Base Seized on Guam ..... New Boots for Engineers ..... New U.S. Skyliner for After War ..... Hash Marks ..... U.S. Navy Could Almost Fire Shot Heard 'Round The World / By Hamilton W. Faron ..... '1940 in Reverse' ..... 'Air Taxis' in France ..... Home Optimism ..... Army Poets - All These Things / By Pvt. Elizabeth K, Hamilton. ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Mack Celebrates 50th Year as Manager Tonight ..... His Dream Team' of Former Stars Will Participate in Shibe Park Festivities ..... Player Deals Cause Flareup Between Rival Pro Grid Loops ..... An Explanation From Li'l Abner ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Democrats Advocate State Control of Rockingham ..... Franklin Develops Pneumonia ..... Cardinals Rap Pittsburgh, 8-4 - Hopp Leads Assault With Triple, Double, Single; A's, Chisox Split ..... 16-Year-Old Hurler for Bums ..... Mudhen Hurler Stops Brewers With No-Hitter ..... Gunder the Wonder To Marry American ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Bond Sales Soar For Garden Go - Jack-Montgomery Scrap Tonight Has Netted $13,000,000 ..... Ringside Coaching Wins Tabor a Steak, More Spuds for KP / By Tony Cordaro ..... Violet Eleven Will Play All Games at Ohio Field ..... Allies Drive Deeper Into France ..... A Heartening Piece of News - The Wolf Prowls Merrily A long But All He Gets Is Brush off ..... Clark Concedes Defeat as Fish Ekes Out Win - Veteran Missouri Senator Bows By 21,000 Votes To CIO-Backed Foe ..... South Carolina Backs Ticket ..... Baltimore Sun for Dewey ..... Smith Lauds Fish ..... Lack of a Charmer May Rule Out the Hopi Snake Dance ..... Radio Highlights ..... Powerful P63 Replacing P39 ..... Ex-GIs Shine in Books ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Aid Is Proposed For Workmen 'Fired' By U.S. - Senate Group Seeks State Benefits For 2,000,000 On Federal Payroll ..... 1A for Non-War Workers ..... Likes Her Court Suits ..... Finnish Peace Move Expected ..... No. 1 Inductee Dies in France ( 2/Lt. James B. Manning ) ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 05
Vol. 4 No. 236 - Saturday, August 5, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Nazis Admit Crisis South Of Warsaw - Russians Drive a 25-Mile Wedge Past Vistula River Defenses ..... Hitler Claims Army Asked Purge; 6 Generals Ousted ..... World's Richest Girl Takes Her First Jobat $1 a Year ..... Army Can't Get Philly Rolling - New Violence Breaks Out As General Moves In By FDR Order ..... South Africans Enter Florence ..... Peenemunde Hit By Forts. Libs - 1,200 Attack Experimental Station, Targets at Kiel, Hamburg and Bremen ..... The War Today ..... Tanks Race 20 Miles Toward Nantes - Three Other Drives Gain On Brittany - U.S. Armor Readies Trap For German Forces On Peninsula ..... ..... Jackie Cooper Is Named In 'Wild Party' Warrant ..... Allies Capture Myitkyina; All Japs Wiped Out ..... Report Finland To Seek Peace ..... Mothers in the WAC Beat Servicemen Sons to France ..... Right Contacts Pay Off - Help Wanted Dept. Can Remedy A Headache If You Have One / By Sid Schapiro ..... Diplomatic Indicators ..... Mont St. Michel ..... UNRRA in Italy ..... Saipan Seen as B29 Base Soon - It's Within Easy Range Of Japan Mainland For Super-Forts / By Thoburn Wiant ..... Hash Marks ..... This is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... PRIVATE BREGER / By Dave Breger ..... Yankee Maid Favored to Cop $42,000 Hambletonian Stake / By Frank Eck ..... Faster Grid Games In Southwest Seen By Dutch Meyers ..... How They Stand ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Franklin Dies Of Ring Injuries - Negro Heavy Succumbs After Ten Days In Hospital ..... Minor League Results ..... Former Navy Grid Star Honored ..... Hare Matched Against Maskell ..... Yanks' Slide Fails To Phase McCarthy ..... Daley Joins All-Star Squad For Bear Game Aug. 30 ..... Rorex Normandy Casualty ( Lt. Woodrow "Woody" Rorex ) ..... Bruins Wallop Dodgers Twice, Climb to Fourth - Chisox Also Have Field Day With Twin Victory Over Tribe, 3-2, 5-1 ..... Postwar 'Lock' On Surplus U.S. Goods Asked - Dumping of Left over Items On Market Would Hurt Industry, Senators Say ..... U.S. Planes Hit 19 Jap Warships ..... Suggests Servicemen's Fund ..... Radio Highlights ..... 26 Governors Rap New Deal ..... Rep. Mruk Beaten ..... Ex-Capone Aide Killed, Pal Injured in Chicago ( Lawrence "Dago" Mangano ) ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Industry Told Plan or Face Postwar Chaos - Nelson Says U.S. Must Start on Reconversion; Artillery Output Up ..... New Budget Estimate ..... More Nazis Go To Work ..... Eddie Mack Dead ..... Nazis Put Booby Traps On Their Own Wounded ..... Gen. Ike Gets Details Of Advance by Shouts ..... Marks Are Smashed In War Loan Drive ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 07
Vol. 4 No. 237 - Monday, August 7, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks Open Drive for Paris - One Column 50 Mi. East of Avranches; Tanks Reach Brest ..... Philly Tie-Up Partially Over ..... Nazi Officials Quit Paris ..... The War Today ..... Reds 40 Miles From Cracow; Menace Silesia - Tighten Vise on Warsaw; Russians Still at Edge Of East Prussia ..... Berlin Bombed By U.S. Heavies ..... 47 Lose Lives In Train Crash ( Doctortown, Ga. ) ..... Luxury Train Derailed ( Lane, S.C. ) ..... U.S. Toll in France Is 70,009; 116,148 Total Allied Casualties ..... Bond Campaign Of 8th AF Past Halfway Mark - $3,068,489 Is Subscribed, 51 Pct. of Goal; Drive Concludes Sept. 2 ..... Bitter Battling On at Florence ..... He Knows Now ( Arnold Ernst ) ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Truman Quits Committee ( Senate War Investigating Committee ) ..... Dewey Ends Conferences ..... McMahon Is Nominated ..... Tennessee Nominates ..... Russian Widow Becomes 'Hero of the Soviet Union' ( Guards Sgt. Maria Oktyabrskaya ) ..... Mustang Pilot KOs 6 Nazis For New Mark on Fighters ( Maj. George E. Freddy ) ..... Key Rail Line Destroyed By Partisans, Tito Says ( Kraljevo-Skoplje railway ) ..... Haile Selassie Gets Plane ..... British Reach Burma in Push Past India Line - Seize Tamu, Win Control Of Valley; Myitkyina Japs Mopped Up ..... Byrnes Orders Drastic New Manpower Controls - OKs Sanctions To Insure Full Output for War - Priorities to Be Revised To Net 200,000 More Workers in 'Stretch' ..... U.S. Distillers Start Work On 40,000,000 Gallons ..... Wrecked Ship Proves Handy ..... Hotter'n Hell; Even Satan Keeled Over - Rain Floods Washington; Rest Of U.S. Wet Down by Sweat ..... Better Stay in the Army, Bub - Bleak Future for Office-Boy Colonels ..... U.S. Is Warned Of Land Boom - Wiekard Decries Rush To Buy Farms at Prices Inflated by the War ..... 26 Jap-American Internees Cleared Of Draft Charges ..... Navy Cruiser Commander Killed in Plane Crash ( Rear-Adm. Charles P. Cecil ) ..... Briefs From Home - Emphasis - Army Takes Over Hotels - Hope It Comes Soon - 'Dunk,' Men, 'Dunk' - Aluminum Output Faces Cut - The Not So Almighty Dollar ..... Deny Coddling Of Prisoners ..... Jon Hall Slashed ..... New Faces Due On N.Y. Skyline - 32-Million Building Plan Will See Skyscrapers Erected ..... U.S. Curtails Sub Building ..... Zinc Pennies Will Remain Until They Are Worn Out ..... Navy Refuses to Free Cooper To Police in 'Wild-Party' Case ..... Bill Would Give U.S. War-Time Rule in Peace - Republicans Fight Senate Measure to Continue Controls 2 Years ..... Shoddy ( Mrs. Vera Perry ) ..... Hash Marks ..... An Allied Success ..... Don't Write It ..... Chance to Study ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ( Normandy Mosquitoes ) ..... Army Poets - Tribute - T/5 Peter Alfano ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... This Is The Army ..... Ordnance Men Put Booty Back On Job for U.S. - Enemy Material, Damaged Allied Equipment Are Restored in France / By Joe Fleming ..... Piano Makers Out of Tune ..... Help WantedAnd Given ..... Stars & Stripes Map Saves Launch Lost In a Channel Fog ( S/Sgt. Alpha M. Chase ) ..... DSCs Go To 7 In 4th Division ( Decorated were: Lt. Cols. Carlton O. MacNeely, of Columbus, Ga., and Arthur S. Teague, of Philadelphia; Maj. George L. Mabry Jr., of Hagood, S.C.; Capts. Charles A. Earnest III, of Toano, Va., and Gail B. Lee, of Mt. Herman, La.; T/Sgt. Erwin F. Mitman, of Scranton, Pa., and S/Sgt. Donald L. Chase, of Newcomb, N.Y. ) ..... GI Ingenuity Licks Problem of Slicing French Hedgerows ..... 5 WAC Looeys Replace Air-Unit Cryptographers ( The WACs are: Lts. Mary K. Edinger, of Woodstock, Ill.; Anne W. Tinges, of Towson, Md.; Maxine E. Teetsel, of Sayre, Pa.; Anita A. Kretemann, of Orange, N.J. and Aileen Lohrke, of Nashua,. Ia. ) ..... Say Bulgaria Balks at Aid in War on Turkey - Ankara Hears Nazis Told Borders Will Be Closed To Passage of Troops ..... French Drive Saves Dough ..... That 9 Francs an Hour Helps - Yanks, French Get On Fine; Natives Pitch In at Odd Jobs ..... Aerial Hookup Gets Allies Information, Informer, to Boot ..... Crippled P47 Flies Home In Circles, Lands at 200 Per ( Lt. Col. Harold N. Holt ) ..... Study Airplane Gas Stations ..... Goldbrickers Dig Down For Cash to Aid Prisoners ..... Radio Highlights ..... Lane Held in Bail After Franklin Death ..... Montgomery Loses to Jack - War Bond Tiff at Garden Nets $35,864,900 for Largest 'Gate' ..... Wright Entries Sweep Princess Pat Stakes - Duplicate Feat Of '41 Futurity; Earnings Zoom - Good Blood, Twosy and Thine Add $36,840 to Calumet Total ..... 'Red' Button Will Boss National Ice Loop Again ..... Minor League Results ..... Brewer Slump Against Hens Fails to Open up A A Chase ..... Junior Net Title To Falkenburg ..... Strong Mound Staff Bolsters Oriole Bid ..... Yankees Give Cooney Unconditional Release ..... Loughran Gels Discharge ..... Behind The Sports Headlines ..... Ivory Hunters Foil Ott Attempt to Keep Kids Under Wraps ..... Southern and Big Ten Players Dominate All Star Grid Squad ..... ETO Sports Mirror ..... Sampson Notches 20th Victory ..... Bucky Walters Stops Redbirds To Gain No. 16 - Chapman Joins Dodgers Brooks Whip Braves Twice, 9-4, 8-7 ..... Title to Legless Golfer ( Charles Blake ) ..... Masterson Backs Down, Signs to Play for Tigers ..... Major League Results ..... Haegg Lowers 2-Mile Record ..... Cubs Pound Bucs, 4-3,7-2; Brownies Hold Margin - Red Sox Miss Chance to Gain; Yanks Mar Fete - Blank A's, 1-0 After Mack Celebration; Chisox' Bid for 4th Fails ..... Jules Sikes to Coach St. Mary's Pre-Flight ..... Yanks Sweep Ahead, Cut Off Brittany Peninsula

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 08
Vol. 4 No. 238 - Tuesday, August 8, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Monument to a General ( Lt. Gen. Lesley J. McNair ) ..... Nazis Drive to Cut Off U.S. Spearheads - Panzers Push for Sea; Yank Columns Stabbing East; Closing on Ports ..... Gobs, Reporters Escape Death In Nazi Ambush - Shore Party, 4 Writers Rescued by Tanks After Officer's Dash for Aid / By Bud Kane ..... Marauders Hit Brest Harbor ..... Strike in Philly Ends, Service Again Is Normal ..... U.S. Heavies Aid Russians Near Silesia - Bomb Oil Plants 100 Miles From Front; Rail Link Taken Below Lwow ..... The War Today ..... DeWitt Is Named To McNair's Post ( Lt. Gen. John L. DeWitt ) ..... Jap Council Chief Dies ( Yoshimicha Hara ) ..... 7-1/2 hr. Gonorrhea Cure By Penicillin Disclosed ..... Gen. Walker Is Killed Leading Yank Assault ( Brig. Gen. Nelson M. Walker ) ..... Triple Trouble for the Cook ..... Paris Bound ..... Forbidden Fruit ..... A Worthy Cause ..... Hash Marks ..... The Spirit of France Is Heard As Rennes Sings the Anthem / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... This is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Army Poets - Men of the Ninth / By Pfc. W. L. Diddams. ..... PRIVATE BREGER / By Dave Breger ..... Browns Widen Margin; Yanks Slap A's 6-1,1-0 ..... Star at Short ( Eddie Miller ) / By Pap ..... Sammy Byrd's 208 Captures Michigan Open Golf Tourney ..... Beverly Hills Play Won by Byron Nelson ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Minor League Results ..... Twilight Tear Faces 2 Tests ..... Frnka, Tulsa Mentor, Named to All-Star Staff ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Seahawk Streak Ended ..... No Time for Sports ( Goebbels bans all sports events. ) ..... Cardinals Edge Redlegs, 5-4 - Pittsburgh Cuts Cub String With Double Victory - Giants Split With Phillies; Bums in Cellar Again As Braves Win 2 ..... Talbert Topples Segura In Cleveland Net Match ..... Li'L Abner / By Al Capp ..... Japs Say Yanks Hit Philippines ..... Name Griswold Fighter Chief ( Brig. Gen. Francis H. Griswold ) ..... 3 Bars in the Family; Who Wears the Pants? ( Capt. Helen Grote and 2/Lt. Charles Sheeran ) ..... Hint Bulgaria Seeks a Peace ..... Security Confab Postponed ..... NEWS FROM HOME - 26 Are Injured As Crack Train Jumps Tracks - Olympian Breaks in Half In Minnesota; 20 Hurt Near Taunton, Mass. ..... A Healthy Mechanism ..... Ex-Presidential Guard Dies ( Col. Edmund W. Starling ) ..... New Philippines President ( Sergio Osmena ) ..... Denver Landmarks Go ( Wazee Street ) ..... British Press Hails Lightning Stab by Yanks - London Editorials Call Americans Past Masters Of the Blitzkrieg ..... Radio Highlights ..... Terry & The Pirates / Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 09
Vol. 4 No. 239 - Wednesday, August 9, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Himmler Slain, Nazi Insists After Capture / By Roger D. Greene ..... U.S. Heavies Strike Near Caen To Follow Up RAF Battering ..... 'Kid Glove' Training of Pilots In U.S. Scored by ETO Ace ..... Reds Stemmed, But Nazi Lines Creak, Groan - 'Last Stand' May Collapse Quickly, Be Followed By Utter Rout / By Daniel Deluce ..... The War Today ..... Nazi Generals 'Tried,' Convicted, Hanged ..... Emit Ludwig Says Ike Should Govern Reich ..... Weather Curtails Activity in Italy ..... Hoard Jap Fleet For Home Fight - Nipponese Say It Can't Be Risked Elsewhere; People Hear Emperor's Plea ..... Congressional Medal Awarded Fortress Pilot ..... McNair's Son Killed ..... Yanks Race On; Caen Line Bent - Allies Drive 5 Mi. In German Hinge; Nazi Stab Crushed, 107 Tanks Kod - Bitter Fighting On For Ports in Brittany ..... Hengyang's Fall Claimed by Japs ..... Allied Drives in France Excite the Moscow Press ..... Unscarred Monument to Nazi Flight ..... A Brilliant Advance ..... A Valiant Crew ..... Unusual Pets ..... Hash Marks ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Army Poets - The Answer / By Margaret M. Lanigan ..... Officer Saves His Unit, But Dies Doing So ( Capt. Thomas C. Shields ) ..... Wounded Sergeant Warns Rescuers Off To Save Their Lives / By Earl Mazo ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... PRIVATE BREGER / By Dave Breger ..... Browns Lack Individual Stars, But Spirit Makes Up for Punch ..... U.S. Netmen Cop Team Laurels At Bournemouth - First International Match Of War Won by Army Trio, 45-43 / By Tony Cordaro ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted--And Given Savold Beaten By Joe Baksi - Pennsylvanian Gets 2nd Victory Over Lee in Dull Contest ..... Jeff Cravath, USC Mentor, Joins All-Star Brains Trust ..... Yankees Send Joe Page To Newark Farm Club ..... Phillie Catcher on Mend ( Bob Finley ) ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... No Dugout Respite For Cards Should They Capture Flag ..... Colorado to Field Eleven ..... Heavy Titlist Vince Kozak Killed by Shell - Hazleton Battler Won ETO Fame in Rainbow Corner Ring ..... Seal Hurler Racks Up 2 Shutouts on Day Off Li'L Abner / By Al Capp ..... A Sign of Things to Come ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Truman Wants Congress to Do More Probing - Says Investigations Would Add to Body's Power And Prestige ..... Sights U.S. Payroll Slash ..... Teddy's Granddaughter to Wed ( Paulina Longworth ) ..... Second Red Cross Club Is Opened in Cherbourg ..... Radio Highlights ..... Back to Wall, but Hitler Still Goes on Dreaming ..... Six U.S. Outfits Given Citations - Honored for Outstanding Gallantry on D-Day In Normandy ( Second Ranger Infantry Battalion, the 299th Engineer Combat Battalion, the 743rd Tank Battalion, the 81st Chemical Battalion, the Eighth Infantry Regiment and the 146th Engineer Combat Battalion ) ..... Two Regiments Get High Praise ( 134th and 115th ) ..... Trolley Strike in 6th Day ..... Mikhailovitch Reported" Ready to Join With Tito ..... Female Curves Make Road Curves Really A GI Danger Area ..... Polio Vaccine Believed Found ..... N.Y. Secretary of State GOP Senatorial Nominee ..... Dallas, Ft. Worth Stay Wet ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 10
Vol. 4 No. 240 - Thursday, August 10, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ........ The Picture Tells the Story ..... A One-Mission Man's Tour Concludes - A20s' 100th Op a Milk Run--But Our Joe Will Stick to Gin / By Joe Fleming ..... Reds Renew Campaign at East Prussia - German Lines Breached To East and South; Riga Drive Speeded ..... The War Today ..... U.S. Strikes Hit Plane Output - 9,000 Workers Out; Lewis Orders Miners Back; Truckers Idle ..... Port of Cherbourg Chief, Sub Expert lyes, Is Killed ..... 17 Lost in Clipper Crash ..... Aircraft a Key To a Nazi Rout - Mallory Describes Havoc Wrought by Planes; Heavies Hit Reich ..... Le Mans Falls; Yanks at Loire - Reach Angers on River; Canadians Gain 4 Miles In Smash for Falaise - German Escape Gap Narrows; Brittany Ports Hold Out ..... Occupied Nations' Ships Pledged to War on Japan ..... Two Privates Spot Panzers, Snafu Assault ..... Paris Cab Pops Up in Brittany ..... Hengyang Battling Still On-Chungking ..... 17 U-Boats Sunk by Allies In Channel Since D-Day ..... Maps Detail Week's Allied Gains ..... Canada's New Army ..... Drive on Tokyo ..... A Superb Job ..... Hash Marks ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... This Is The Army ..... Hell Hath No Fury - Irate Dodger Fan Demands Justice for His 'Beloved' Bums / By Gene Graff ..... Giants Subdue Bucs, 8-4, in Only Game on Docket - Bill Voiselle, Aided by Rally In Sixth, Annexes 14th Decision ..... How They Stand ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Branch Rickey All Set to Slip Durocher a Mickey / By Oscar Fraley ..... Tiger Eleven Starts Drills - 35 Candidates Seek Berths On Brooklyn Pro Combine ..... Bears Prepare for All-Star Tilt ..... Iowa Pre-Flight Shortstop To Join Brooks at Chicago ( Lou Rochelli ) ..... Wilks Released From Hospital ( Ted Wilks ) ..... Leg Injury Forces Alsab Into Retirement ..... Giants Return Barthelson To Jersey City Farm Team ( Bob Barthelson ) ..... Hillenbrand Normandy Casualty ( Capt. Joseph W. Hillenbrand ) ..... Eleven Entered In Hambletonian ..... Maple Leafs Sign Cooney ( Johnny Cooney ) ..... Minor League Results ..... Vienna Upsets Twilight Tear - Wright Filly Drops First Three-Year-Old Event In Alabama Stakes ..... Li'l Abner / By Al Capp ..... Yank, German Medics Team Up ..... Gas Mask Doubles As a Bathysphere ..... Fails to Deny Himmler Death - Berlin Silent on Captives' Report; More Officers Facing 'Trial' ..... Desertion Means Death in Germany Later, Nazis Told ..... Radio Highlights ..... Isle 500 Mi. Off Philippines Hit; Mass Jap Suicides Described - Reporter Tells of Saipan Death Orgy Among Enemy Civilians ..... B32, 'Sister Ship' of B29, Now in Production in U.S. ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Group to Probe Army Planning On Rest Centers - Senate Committee Cites 'Mismanagement' in the Acquisition of Hotels ..... Jessel's Ex-Wife to Wed ( George Jessel ) ..... Gen. Hyde Dies ( Brig. Gen James C. Hyde ) ..... Drills for Water, Strikes Oil ( Cooney Ball ) ..... Betty Compson to Wed Again ..... Capture Town Near Florence ..... Anglo-U.S. Oil Agreement Is Signed at Washington ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Admiral Takes Own Life; Combat Fatigue Blamed ( Rear Adm. Don. P. Moon ) ..... Ex-Congressman Dies ( John Stephen McGroarty ) ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... GI Jinxes--How Did They Start? - When You Go Back Home Again - Kraut Komiks or Why Jerry Laughs ..... How To Duck that Old GI Jinx / By Ed. Wilcox ..... This Week's Army Talk ... '. . . duration, plus six months'--and then / By John J. Christie ..... GI Bill of Rights Provides for Loans, Aid, Hospital Care American People Insist Veterans Have Fresh Start ..... Ha, Ha, Aber Diss Ist Funny, Yah? Dopes? ..... Jack M. McCown Wins War Bond / By Paul V. Connors ..... Quiz-Fix Contest Winners ... FIRST PRIZE .... $50 War Bond T/5 Jack M. McCown, APO 874 SECOND PRIZE .... $25 War Bond Sgt. Robert W. O'Briant, APO 30 THIRD PRIZE .... $10 (Tie)Sgt. H. M. Meyers, APO 124 and Pvt. George A. Tanner, APO 887 ..... APO Ixnays Souvenir Krauts ..... The Old Sergeant's Corner ..... NO GI JERRY THIS WEEK

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 11
Vol. 4 No. 241 - Friday, August 11, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Near Town 50 Miles From Paris - Yanks Leave Le Mans 65 Mi. Behind - Drive for Tours, Orleans Reported Nantes Entered; Falaise Push Slowed ..... All Airborne Forces of Allies Combined Under Gen. Brereton ..... Nazis at Bay, Attack to Save East Prussia ..... The War Today ..... FDR in Hawaii; Vows Philippines Blow - Visit, Talks With Chiefs Are Bared - President Says MacArthur 'Glad to See You, Mac'Will Have Invasion Role ..... Incendiaries Come With Flying Bombs, British Now Reveal ..... Hershey Wants Draft Boards To Be Job Agencies for Vets ..... Fibber McGee, Wilson Films Denied Yanks by Political Ban ..... Gen. Ike's HQ Now in France ..... Famous French Flier is Missing ( Antoine De St. Exupery ) ..... Fourth Division Is Paid Tribute - D-Day Assault Termed 'Magnificent'; Its Chief Given Silver Star ( Maj. Gen. Raymond O. Barton ) ..... At Least 40,000 Are Idle As Strikes Spread in U.S. ..... 'Total War' Now Means No Fun At All, Nazis Learn ..... VIII Corps in France ..... Say Blum Died In a Nazi Camp ..... U-Boat Sunk Off U.S. ..... Hash Marks ..... Brittany Town Pays Its Tribute At Three CasketsOne a Yank's / By G. K. Hodenfield ..... This Is The Army ..... Battle for Paris ..... Study With US API ..... Valuable Service ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... PRIVATE BREGER / By Dave Breger ..... Temporary Help ( Dick Wakefield ) / By Jack Sords ..... Yankee Maid Trotting Victor - Filly Wins Hambletonian In Straight Heats At Goshen ..... How They Stand ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... College Students and Graduates ..... Minor League Results ..... Fortress Releases 'Ball-Bomb' To Open Base Softball Series / By Sid Schapiro ..... Seattle Signs Dean McAdams ..... Browns Clip Yanks, 3-2; Braves Slap Reds - Cards Subdue Phils, 4-2, Lead By 17-1/2 Games - Tex Hughson Holds Chisox As Boston Wins, 9-1; Brooks on Top ..... Li'L Abner / By Al Capp ..... P47 Flies Through the Maelstrom It Made ..... 'Peace Forces' 'All Inclusive,' Edge Declares - N. J. Governor Says Dewey Agrees With Views on Republican Plank ..... Predicts GOP Debacle ..... N.Y. GOP Chief ( Arthur H. Schwartz ) ..... Fulbright Wins ..... Claire Luce Renominated ..... Roosevelt Returns Letter-Opener Made From a Jap's Bone ..... Radio Highlights ..... Ives Killed in Ambush Reported by S & S Scribe ( Capt. Norman Seaton Ives ) ..... Antonio the Bloody Rattles Skeleton in Film Stars' Closet ..... Paris Area Hit By B26s, Libs ..... 3 Held in Plot to Divert Chute Nylon for Hosiery ..... Fighter Command Tops Quota ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Reconversion Plan Assailed As Slush Fund - Senator Calls Provision For Cash for the Idle 'Political Opportunity' ..... Food for a General's Thought ..... What's In a Name? ..... Let George Do It ..... Sale of British Papers To Be Banned in PXs ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 12
Vol. 4 No. 242 - Saturday, August 12, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... YANKS STRIKE FOR FALAISE - Stab Holds Trap Peril For Enemy - Recapture of Le Mans By Nazis Is Reported; Bitter Battles Rage ..... Election Is Classified: 'Secret -Equals British Most Secret' ..... B29s Hit Nagasaki; Turner Sets Up Saipan HQ ..... The War Today ..... East-Front Lull Over, Nazis Say - Berlin Reports Big New Russian Drives and Admits Pulling Back ..... U.S., Britain, Holland OK Study of Rubber Control ..... Yanks Wed 10,000 Aussie Girls ..... Slayer Did It With His Little Rumor - Scooped on Himmler 'Death,' Scribe Sleuths Out the 'Killer' / By Richard McMillan ..... Revamped Plane Output Stresses Super-Bombers; Philippines Raided; All Guam Now in U.S. Hands - Aircraft Program To Concentrate On Japan ..... 90 Pct. of American Pay In France Is Going Home ..... Reveal 11-Hour Glider Flights ..... U.S. Bombs Hit Canadians ..... Allied Air Army ..... MacArthur Hits Back ..... Harbor Craft Units ..... Hash Marks ..... The 30th Infantry Battles Way to Highest Laurels / By Earl Mazo ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Tigers Move Into Third As Browns Whip Yanks ..... HOW THEY STAND ..... Seattle's Signing of McAdams Evokes Blast from Marshall ..... Bombers Annex Flier Tank Title At Maidenhead - Diamant Paces ..... Service Command Squad; WACs Compete / By Gene Graff ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Segura, Talbert Reach Net Semis ..... 80-Day Season Is Fixed On Migratory Waterfowl ..... Rules Lookouts Must Pay Salary to Injured Player ..... Utah Five Going Blast Again ..... Braves Acquire Two Hurlers ( Pitchers Johnny Hutchings and Woodrow Rich ) ..... Hoags Mow Stops A's ..... Yanks to Lose Hemsley ..... Scribes Go Down Swinging as Reds Sign Deacon Bill ..... Lip on Receiving End Of Fine for a Change ( Rube Melton ) ..... Li'l Abner / By Al Capp ..... Captive Nazi Generals Tell Reich to Quit - Appeal From Russia Cites 'Senseless Bloodshed'; Goebbels Clamps Down ..... Reconversion Vote Is Sought ..... Radio Highlights ..... All-Day Raids Batter France ..... Civil Officials Take Over; Cooper Gives Up to Sheriff ..... Amnesty for Poles in Russia ..... Judge Hints Philadelphia Strike Was Intended To Affect Election ..... Absence of Racial Friction In France Cited by General ( Brig. Gen. Benjamin O. Davis ) ..... Legion of Merit Awarded Four Sergeants in ETO ( They were: S/Sgt. Bige Jackson, an infantry mess sergeant from Dallas, Tex.; Sgt. Ike G. Roby, a QM chief warehouseman from Sallis, Miss.; M/Sgt Bernal M. Thurman, a replacement depot transportation sergeant .from Franklin, Ky.; and M/Sgt. Melzar Pearsall Jr., a Transportation Corps construction foreman from Wilmington, N.C. ) ..... Ike Hints New Airborne Move ( Eisenhower decorated five men with the DSC and ten with the Silver Star for gallantry during and subsequent to D-Day. ..... DSCs went to: Pvt. Lee N. Rogers, Aberdeen, Wash. : Lt. Charles L. Santarsiero, Dunmore, Pa. ; Lt. Walter G. Amerman, Paxton, Ill. ; T/4 Robert F. Langen, San Jose, Cal., and Lt. Col. Raymond D. Millener, Taylor Town, La. Silver Stars were awarded to: Sgt. David L. Beard, Lebanon, Tenn. ; Pvt. Raymond L. Miller, National City. Cal. ; Pvt. Homer R. Johnson, Mason City, W. Va. ; Lt. Col. Robert A. Ballard, Jacksonville, Fla. ; Maj. Richard L. Allen, Atlanta, Ga. : Lt. Ralph A. Payne, Alexandria, Va. ; Sgt. Allen Jones. Birmingham, Ala. ; Pvt George W. Blackburn, Houston, Tex. : Pvt. Fred T. Smith, Blue Ridge, Ga., and T/4 Richard V. Aman. Los Angeles. ) ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Military Asked To Rule on Cut In War Output - Nelson Releases a Report Hinting a Reduction May Be Feasible ..... Pinups to WAC in Film ( They are Lana Turner, Laraine Day and Susan Peters. ) ..... New York Times to Build ..... Press Denounces Ban ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 14
Detailed updates coming

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 15
Detailed updates coming

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 16
Vol. 4 No. 245 - Wednesday, August 16, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Allies Invade South France; Half of Nazi Army Still in Trap - U.S.-British-French Assault Army Wins Beaches on Riviera - Opposition Light as Giant Sea-Airborne Forces Land: Falaise Gap Narrows; Foe Runs Gantlet of Shells, Bombs ..... Allied Planes Batter Airfields; Blitz on France Continues ..... The War Today ..... Britain, U.S. in Accord On World Security Unit ..... Ready Assault On E. Prussia - Red Army Pushing Ahead Berlin Admits; Russians Gain on Other Fronts ..... Brittany Thrust Led by Patton - Bradley Heads Army Group; Status Equal to Montgomery's / By Wes Gallagher ..... 50,000 Reported Still in Bulge ..... Several Miles In On South Coast ..... Parisian Patriots Burst Into Song at the News ..... 'D-Day' Number Two ..... Home to France ..... Patton Rides Again ..... Hash Marks ..... Soviet Short Cut ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... This is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Eastern Body Defies NCAA, Introduces Grid Rule Changes ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted--AND GIVEN ..... Stagg, 82 Today, Still on the Job - Fired by Chicago Because He Was Too Old, Made Pacific a Grid Power - Lone Defeat in '43 Against So. Cal, 7-0, Raised National Hubbub ..... PGA Field Led By Fred Annon - N.Y. War Worker Posts 68 in Qualifying Round On Manito Course ..... Waldorf Shuffles All-Star Lineup ..... Algiers Ring Titlist Added to Jacobs' Stable of Hopefuls ( Marcel Cerdans ) ..... Dixie Walker Suffering From Bone Chip in Ankle ..... How They Stand ..... Game Winning Home Run Disputed by Oriole Boss ..... Hanson Named San Diego Coach ..... Red Sox Slam Browns, 5-1; Macks Subdue Tigers, 7-5 - Yankees Edge White Sox, 2-1; Cards Triumph - Annex Third in Row Over Dodgers, 4-2; Bucs Take Twin Bill ..... Li'l Abner / By Al Capp ..... Devers in Charge? ..... Nazis Being Licked, Ike Asserts, But Rhine Is Far Off, He Adds / By Marshall Yarrow ..... A GI Easily Forgets ..... Wilson Asks Aid Of French People ( Gen. Sir Henry Maitland Wilson ) ..... Kennedy's Son Killed in Action ( Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Jr. ) ..... Several Strikes Settled in U.S. ..... Other Leaders Named ( Lt. Gen. Courtney H. Hodges, Maj. Gen. Wade H. Haislip and Maj. Gen. Edward H. Brooks ) ..... Allies Ready To Recognize Gaullist Control - Agreement on Civil Rule Set for Signing; Ike to Keep Supreme Power ..... Chemists Develop A Super Gasoline For U.S. Bombers ..... Radio Highlights ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 17
Vol. 4 No. 246 - Thursday, August 17, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Paris Stab May Set New Trap; Allies 8 Miles Inland in South - Yanks Strike 44 Mites From Capital; Falaise Reached; Gap 6 Miles ..... Philippines Blow Next, Japs Say - Report Calls Islands 'Focal Point' of U.S. Activities; Claim Bonins Raided ..... The War Today ..... Planes Again Smash at France; Forts Hit In Central Germany ..... Senate Eases Politics Ban ..... Guard Veteran 15, So He's Being Sent Home ..... U.S. Envoy Arrives in Iran ..... Riviera Port Reported Seized ..... Signs of the Times ..... Triple U.S. Thrust At Chartres--Berlin ..... Monty Still No. 2 To Ike-SHAEF Brilliant Strategy ..... Tribute To Londoners ..... Hash Marks ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... This Is The Army ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Nelson's 138 Paces Qualifiers In PGA Tourney at Spokane ..... Minor League Results ..... Recurrent Foot Injury Forces Camilli to Bench ..... Cub Catcher Injured ..... Fireball Frankie Denies He's Holding Out on Lions ..... Tom Harmon to Marry Elyse Knox on Aug. 26 ..... Gloves May Be New, But the Socks Aren't ..... Tigers Clip A's, 3-2, as Hal Newhouser Wins No. 19; Brooks Lose Again ..... Browns Edge Bosox, 6-5, To Hold 61-Game - Rollie Leaves Yankees With Little Rollick ..... How They Stand ..... Li'L Abner / By Al Capp ..... Hall's Nose Sliced By Dorsey's Wife.,'Scared' Standby Claims ..... Patch Leads Allies In Southern France ..... Radio Highlights ..... Paris Stab May Set New Trap; Falaise Reached by Canadians - Nazis Tell of U.S. Thrust Near Chartres, 44 Miles From the Capital ..... Zemke's Group Given A Presidential Citation ..... Canada Building Planes for U.S. ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Nelson Is Asked For Inside On Civilian Output - Senate Seeking To Learn How Supplies Stack Up For Armed Forces ..... Heat Kills Hooded Vulture" ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Robots 'Unite' Yanks, British ..... Kissed Miss Gets A Hot Flash and Calls for Firemen ..... Sun-Baked Apples ..... Reds Cut Gap To E. Prussia ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff ..... ..................... WARWEEK ... ( Insert ) ..................... Replacements Turn Into Veterans Don't You be a "Jerry-Greeter" GI Guide To La Belle France ..... They Never Had An Outfit! - But these GI Orphans, the Replacements, Learned Fast in Combat and Now They're Old Soldiers Too―With Advice to Give / By Ed. Wilcox ..... Glad-Handing Captured Krauts Is a Sucker Play! ..... They're Harmless-Looking Guys When You See Them as Prisoners, But Their Form 20s Say "Killer," Their Record Is Criminal / By Hamilton Whitman ..... A Debate You Can't Win ..... Here's French Without a Struggle, Here's a Shopping Guide for Joes. Here are Answers to your Questions By a Guy Who Really Knows .../By Arthur Goodwin ..... THE OLD SERGEANTs CORNER

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 18
Vol. 4 No. 247 - Friday, August 18, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Americans 25 Miles From Paris; 50-Mile Solid Front on Riviera - Orleans., Chartres Dreux Fall; Police In Capital on Strike ..... Two Big Fleets Now Ready To 'Powerhouse' Japs-Nimitz ..... The War Today ..... Unit Bombed With Plasma ..... FDR Returns to Capital After Trip to the Pacific ..... Allies Hold 500 Sq. Mi. Of S. Coast - Drive Nearing Toulon, Cannes; Nice Seized, Stockholm Hears ..... Some Shortages, but None At the Front, Nelson Says ..... A Foot Wedged in Hitler's Door - Fuller Brush Man in GI Clothes Spins a Glib Fib, 406 Nazis Quit / By Bud Kane ..... 112,673 U.S. Casualties ..... Mediums Bomb West of Falaise - Risle River Bridges Hit; 8th AF Sums Up Two Years of Operations ..... Crack Nazi Line Near E. Prussia ..... Maquis Using Airborne Artillery ..... Entertaining GIs ..... Help for Housewives ..... More About States ..... Hash Marks ..... D-Day Landing in Brittany Is Revealed - Isolated French Paratroops Battled On for Two Months Waiting the Big Break / By Andy Rooney ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... James Finds Hitting Dirt Harder Than a High C ( Harry James ) ..... Favorites Win In PGA Play - Nelson Outclubs Demassey As Field Goes to Second Round ..... Navy Ban Hits Seven All-Stars ..... Minor League Results ..... Bengals Edge Red Sox, 4-2, Near Second - A's Overcome Brownies, 4-2; Indians Slide - Chicago Moves Into Fifth Place; Cardinals Get No. 80 ..... How They Stand ..... Top Twirler ( Tex Hughson ) By Pap ..... Helis Buys Valdina Orphan ( William Helis ) ..... Army, Navy Rumored Backing Eastern Grid Rule Innovations ..... Reds Buy Johnny Riddle; Petoskey to Boss Barons ..... Li'L Abner / By Al Capp ..... The Makings of a Bust for Cpl. Hitler ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Truman Urges Consolidation Of Army, - Cites 'Waste' in Present System, Threat of a New Pearl Harbor ..... W-wife S-sues R-roscoe A-ates ..... ODs for Heir to Beer Millions ..... Ickes Fears Land Speculation ..... Chicago to Buy Transit Lines ..... Radio Highlights ..... Felony Charges Put Up to Hall ..... V-for-Vergeltungswaffe - Peace Pool Holder Dives With V1 and Cools a Hot Rumor ..... U.S. Freezes Argentine Gold ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Tom Connally Foresees New League Before Peace ..... She Had a One-Track Mind - Door, Home Shortages Make Joke of Hutton-Grant Break ..... 50-Mile Front In South France ..... Guam Robinson Crusoe Gets Divorce on Return ..... Yanks 25 Miles From Paris; 3 Key Cities Fall - Orleans, Chartres, Dreux Seized, Police Strike In French Capital ..... 63 Negro Nurses Reach U.K.; First Assigned ETO ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 19
Vol. 4 No. 248 - Saturday, August 19, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... 'Now, Here's Where They're Hiding ..... Secret' Drive 12 Miles From Paris: South France Invaders 25 Mi. Inland - West Front News in Grip Of Blackout - Nazis Ready Reich for Fall Of Capital; 7th Army Is Driven Toward Seine ..... Planes Strike In Paris Area - Batter Roads, Rail Lines; Lowlands, France Hit In Heavies' 3 Missions ..... Brig. Gen. James Wharton Killed in Action in France ..... Soviets Stand At the Border Of E. Prussia ..... The War Today ..... Allies Thrust For Toulon And Cannes - Resistance Is Reported Crumbling; Main Rail Yards, Roads Seized ..... Pilot Picks Up Pal Downed In Enemy's Lines ..... 300,000 Total U.S. Casualties ..... Rats Deserting Sinking Paris - Laval and Japs Reported Fleeing; Radio Silent In Threatened City ..... Three Powers Agree On Reich Occupation ..... Target-Berlin ..... France in Revolt ..... Hash Marks ..... Devon Area Is Cleared of Mines By Army So British May Return / By Arthur W. White ..... This Is The Army ..... Woman's Angle On France--Via the WACs / By Selma L. Chapmond ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Hubert / By Sgt. Dick Wingert ..... Ty Cobb Swings Again ..... Warner Credited by Marshall With Liberalizing Grid Rules ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Macks Acquire Peck From Milwaukee Nine ..... Five Links Aces Fail in PGA Play - Byrd, Wood, Hines, Penna, Manero Fail to Reach Quarter-Final Round ..... Minor League Results Ronzani Seeks Luckman's Slot ..... Hillenbrand Joins All-Star Eleven ..... How They Stand ..... Plan to Reopen Texas Loop ..... Browns Win; Bosox, Tigers Tie - Lanier Notches No. 16 as Cards Top Giants, 7-0 - Bucs Subdue Phils to Run Streak to 11 in Row; Yanks Stop Tribe ..... Diamond Final at Bury ..... Li'L Abner / By Al Capp ..... A Robot Moves to Launching Site ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Patch Gets 3 Stars ( Maj. Gen. Alexander Patch ) ..... Esquire Varga Girl Inspired by the Devil, Army Chaplain Says ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Back-to-Land Boom After the War Foreseen - Congress Studies Plans - For Sale of Farm Areas Acquired by U.S. ..... Coughlin Group Dissolved ( Rev. Fr. Charles E. Coughlin, ) ..... A Price on Their Heads ..... Army -Warehouse Burns ..... GI-ATS Musical Closes Two-Day Stand Tonight ..... Radio Highlights ..... Revamp 'Ban' In GI Vote Law ..... Maids of Orleans Biggest Obstacle to U.S. Seizure of City ..... Aerial Blockade On Philippines ..... Army Gives Up Control Of Philly Transport Lines ..... Howitzers on Patton's Tanks ..... More Divisions Are Identified ( Fourth and Sixth Armored and Eighth Motorized Divisions ) ..... Help After Robot Explodes Wins Yank Soldier's Medal ( Sgt. Chester A. Reynolds ) ..... Terry & the Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 21
Vol. 4 No. 249 - Monday, August 21, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Reds Start Thrust for Ploesti Oil - Nazis Reveal New Drive For Jassy 4 Russians Attack in 7 Sectors ..... The War Today ..... The Saga of the Lost Battalion - Starved Yanks Fought On, Defied Demand for Surrender / By Earl Mazo ..... Planes Attack In Toulon Area - Other Craft From South Pound Oil Refineries in Polish Silesia, Slovakia ..... Gestapo Nabs Leipzig Mayor ( Dr. Karl Goerdeler ) ..... U.S. General In a Jeep Captures Five Germans ..... A Foxhole Flak Suit Saves a GI Occupant ( Pvt. Sam C. Gwin ) ..... Japan Raided Again by B29s ..... He Hasn't a Rabbit's Foot He's Got the Whole Damn Rabbit ( Pvt. Richard ("Rabbit's Foot") Martin ) ..... Toulon Facing Encirclement - Yanks, French Link Up To Seize Town 27 Mi. From Marseilles ..... Yanks Across Seine, Nazis Say - Bridgehead Near Paris, Berlin States - Foe Tells, of a Paratroop Landing; 'Gap' Carnage In 14 Divisions Grows ..... 8th Air Force Tops 6 Million In Bond Drive - Goal Passed in 3rd Week Of 5-Week Campaign; 8-Million Total Seen ..... House Probes POW 'Coddling' ..... Planes Capture Ground Force ..... A Governor Hands Out Comfort While Hiding Own Grief ( Gov. Leverett Saltonstall ) ..... So What ..... Hope's 'Gals' Show Up Eleanor on Travels ..... Poles Drive On Along Adriatic ..... The Kind of Brass We Go For - GI Feet Tap Out His Pay check As Miller Plays It Hot, Sweet / By Peter Lisagor ..... 105 U.S. Women Receive Awards for War Bravery ..... Hurricane Moves to Jamaica ..... Patton's Army Across Seine, Germans Say - Bridgehead Near Paris Reported; 'Gap' Carnage In 14 Divisions Grows ..... De Gaulle in France ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Foreign Policy to be Issue ..... Peace Draft? Barracks Set ..... Dracula Called a Dracula ( Bela Lugosi ) ..... Proclamation by Dewey ..... Hill Is Kansas Nominee ..... FDR Won't See Willkie ..... Job Preference in Rehiring of Veterans Stirs Clash - Draft Official, CIO Differ on Seniority Rule - Selective Service Insists Law States Ex-Soldier Gets First Choice ..... Out of Test Tubes Promises to Come A Dream World ..... Private Sets a Record At Stomaching the Army ( Pvt. Billy Harrell ) ..... Briefs From Home - Investment Pays Off - 7-Day Kaiser Week - New Hotel for Chicago ( Medinah building ) ..... Nelson Ordered To Visit China - FDR Directs 'Trip,' Tells WPB Head's Chief Aide To Turn on Heat' ..... 30 Injured in U.S. Theater As Section of Roof Falls ( Rialto Theater ) ..... GIs, Gobs Put To Work After Civilians Strike - Replace 400 Laborers Picking Up Debris in Navy Yard ( Bethlehem Steel's Brooklyn shipyard ) ..... Test Leap Fatal To Safety Head ( Lt. Col. Melbourne W. Boynton ) ..... All Indiana Shaken By Mystery Blast; V2 Theory Doubted ..... Dorsey's Suer Jailed For Entering Illegally ..... Frisco-Honolulu Air Fare Of $125--After the War ..... The, Wrong Assumption ..... Now It Can Be Told-That Great Gale After D-Day ..... Battle for Peace ..... Voice from Bataan ..... They Fly Again ..... Hash Marks ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Army Poets - What's Buzzin', Cousin? / By C. W. Staude. ..... Old Fowling Pieces Come Out of Hiding, Bretons Seize Nazis / By Bud Kane ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Backs to the Wall., 'Enemies' Make Up, Grousing Vanishes ..... British a Mile Inside Burma ..... Engineer Combat Platoon Cited for D-Day Heroism ( Company A, 46th Engineer Combat Battalion ) ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... U.S. and British Turn LSTs Into Railway Ferries - Tracks Are Laid on Decks Fitting Vessels to Carry 20 Freight Cars Each ..... Reversible Angles Of Propeller Blades Brake Navy Blimp ..... 26 Hrs. Anywhere--That's U.S. Air-Travel Forecast ..... PTs Dart Through Nazi Fire To Harass Channel Shipping ..... Asks U.S. Hold Island Outposts ..... Revolution in Honduras Reported to Be Imminent ..... Navy Flight Training to End ..... T/Os Don't Stop Ike When He Wants 2 Stripes for a Man ( Cpl. Lee N. Rogers ) ..... The Expert on Housing Cannot Find a House ..... Radio Highlights ..... Terry & The Pirates / Milton Caniff ..... May's Links Jamboree Gets Under Way Today ..... Nelson Paired With Hamilton In PGA Final - Jug McSpaden Sidelined By Evansville Clubber In Quarter-Finals ..... Glenn Gardner Bats, Hurls Wings to Double Victory ..... Minor League Results ..... Perry Kayoed By McDaniels ..... Texas Golfer Turns Pro ( Harry Todd ) ..... SRO Sign Out For All-Star Tilt ..... Shot Wounds Slow Joe's Doyle ..... Paperboy Cops Saratoga Hdcp.; Alex Barth 2nd - Favored Devil Diver Fails To Finish in Money At Belmont ..... NBA Head Seeks Periodical Exams For Pro Ringmen ..... Baltimore Bid Threatened by Newark Surge / By Hy Goldberg ..... No Eleven for Custer ..... Diane / By Jean Baird ..... Male Call / Milton Caniff ..... Blondie / By Chic Young ..... ETO SPORTS MIRROR ..... ODT to Discourage Trek to St. Louis For World Series ..... Redbirds Notch Eighth Straight; Bucs Hold 2nd - Reds Falter Against Bums After Sweeping Twin Feature ..... Rollie Hemsley to Undergo Further Navy Examination ..... Killinger to Pilot Pre-Flighters ..... Lippy Crashes Umps' Sanctum In New Version of Old Story ..... Major League Results ..... Cards Slam Giants, 5-2, 8-4; Browns Drop Two to A's - Red Sox Gain Game in Chase; Yankees Third - Tigers Slide After Split And Loss; Griffs, Chisox Divide ..... Advertising Failed To Pay in This Case ..... Li'L Abner / By Al Capp ..... Allied Claws Are Drawing Things Tight ..... Liberation―south, east and west

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 22
Vol. 4 No. 250 - Tuesday, August 22, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Vol. 4 France-Spain Border Area Is Fled by Nazis / By Charles Voltz ..... Bayonne Defenses Shelled ..... The War Today ..... Drive Takes French Units Into Toulon - Entry Comes After Fleet Shells Base; Allies 7 Mi. From Marseilles ..... Enemy Breaks Russian Trap ..... Japanese Cruiser Sunk by Liberator ..... 19 More Japanese Ships Destroyed by U.S. Subs ..... Nazi Official Says 'Capital Will Be Spared' ..... A Ship Every 2 Hours ..... This Plan Works, It'll All Be Over Soon ..... Security Talks Opened in U.S. - Hull Insists Certain Force Be Goal of Post-War Allied Agency / By John M. Hightower ..... Yanks Pouring Across Seine - Patton's Men Reach Versailles; Paris Patriots Battle Germans - River Also Forced Southeast of the Capital ..... Eyewitness to Its Execution: Sees an Army Writhe in Grip Of Rigor Mortis / By Tom Hoge ..... Tom Treanor, of NBC, Killed by Tank in France ..... Symbol of Victory ..... Post-War Soldiers ..... GIs Corner Crowns ..... Hash Marks ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Army Poets - Toy Soldiers / By 1/Sgt. Harry R. Chard. ..... Corsairs Slam Bums, 10-7, 7-1; Redlegs Divide - Bucky Walters Notches 18th Victory in Opener, But Phils Cop Nightcap ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... 20-Year-Old Nag Does Double Duty for Fruit Vendor / By Gene Graff ..... Bob Hamilton Upsets Nelson To Annex PGA Championship ..... Andersson Outfoots Haegg In Swedish Cinder Meet ..... Fans Get Money's Worth In Eastern Loop Slugfest ..... Bets Pay Off ..... How They Stand ..... Miss Germain Retains Title ..... Cards Split; Browns' Lead Sliced by Two Full Games - St. Louis Beaten Twice by Nats As Red Sox Win - Tigers Whip Yanks in Both Ends of Twin Feature; A's, Chisox Divide ..... Reversed Twosome Gets Same Result ..... Li'L Abner / By Al Capp ..... NEWS FROM HOME - Navy Directed By FDR to Run 99 Shut Plants - Move Follows Union Order Barring Employees From Working Overtime ..... A Laugh Deflated, Too ..... Taking Precautions ..... Are They Nuts ? ..... First GI to Land In N. Ireland Weds, Back in Minnesota ( Sgt. Milburn Henke ) ..... Radio Highlights ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Willkie to Meet Dulles ..... Nazis Fall Back Along Adriatic ..... Forrestal Lauds Gen. Ike For Allies' Team Play ..... 411 Pct. of Bond Quota ..... 'Chuting of Supplies to Maquis By 8th A F Heavies Is Disclosed ..... 6,000 Wounded Flown Home ..... Army Surplus Sets Uncle Sam Up as a Big-Time Junk Man ..... Navy to Continue Barring U.S. Japs From Service ..... WAC Lt. Shields Child From Bomb, Wins Medal ( Lt. Anne W. Tinges ) ..... Ike's Political Aide Quits ( William Phillips ) ..... Japan Bombed Twice in a Day ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 23
Vol. 4 No. 251 - Wednesday, August 23, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Patton Driving to Block Enemy Flight - Stabs North on Seine As Germans Stiffen Lines East of River ..... East Prussia Entered by Soviet Army - Reds Seize Jassy; Nazis Attacking Strongly Near Riga and Warsaw ..... The War Today ..... 'Keep 'Em in the Army, It's Cheaper'Hershey - Free Us Fast, Without Jobs? Oh No, Says He Who Took Us In ..... Nazis Give Up All of Florence ..... William Stringer, Reporter, Killed ..... Want a Jeep? U.S. May Sell It To You Wholesale ..... Toulon's Guns Slow French Troops in City - Allies Push 60 Mi. Inland And Within 6 Miles Of Marseilles ..... Arrested by Gestapo - Petain Played Ball, but Nazis Strike Him Out ..... It Won't Be Long ..... De Gaulle Moving Up ..... They Cover the War ..... Reverse Lease-Lend ..... Tons of Ammunition And Guns 'Chuted Into France / By Major E. J. (Bud) Huber ..... Some Shells of Revenge on Axis Are Dished Out by 'Corregidor 2' / By Allan Morrison ( Negro artillery unit ) ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... Sports Sidelights ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Furgol Leads Amateur Play Paces Qualifiers in First Round of Tarn O'Shanter Tourney at Chicago ..... Hamilton's Victory Failed to Surprise His Hoosier Fans ..... Ex-Crimson Grid Star Named To Head Army Sports Setup ..... Brown to Coach At Great Lakes ..... How They Stand ..... Wilson Chosen Bears' Captain ..... Baugh Hurls 4 Scores As Skins Open With 'T' ..... Eagles Lose Loren La Prade ..... Browns Clip Nats, 5-3, on Gutteridge's Homer in 12th - Indians Annex 13-Inning Tilt From Bosox, 7-6 - Yankee Circuit Blows Rout Tigers, 5-1; Cubs Subdue Giants ..... Weep FlatbushersYour Bums Are Out ..... Li'l Abner / Al Capp ..... Marianas Toll For Japs 45,000 ..... NEWS FROM HOME - FDR Angered By Insinuations On Nelson Trip - Denies It Means a Change In WPB Policy; Lashes Out at Criticism ..... Man Bites Dog ..... Myrna Loy Sues for Divorce ..... War's Irony ..... Mother Doubles for Deanna ( Durbin ) ..... Sweater Girl Wins Divorce,, Pleading Rows Shrank Her ( Lana Turner ) ..... Radio Highlights ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Nazis Sink Turk Refugee Vessel ( Mefkura ) ..... Army Sends the Forester, Naturally, to Treeless Isle ..... Roosevelt OKs Lifting Ban on Political News - Amendments to the Soldier Vote Law Are Signed By President ..... Heavies Attack Silesia, Vienna ..... Shun Current 'Peace' Tasks ..... Whole Blood Plus Plasma Now Flown to Battle Zone ..... Wins Soldier's Medal ( Pfc James V. Ketcheson ) ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 24
Vol. 4 No. 252 - Thursday, August 24, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ...

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 25
Vol. 4 No. 253 - Friday, August 25, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Marseilles Falls; Capture of Bordeaux Reported - Germans Renew Fight in Paris - Tear Up Armistice; Allies Move on City - Town Near Rouen Seized as Trap Threat Grows ..... Rumania Gives Up; Balkan Crash Seen - Allied Armistice Terms Accepted By Bucharest ..... The War Today ..... Russians Spur Rumania Drive ..... Wilson Quits WPB ..... U.S. Column Said to Be at Swiss Line - Broadcasts Cite Drives Far Past Grenoble; Toulon's Fall Held 'Imminent' ..... U.S. Special Service Will Keep 'Em Busy ..... 1,300 Heavies Hit at Nazi Oil ..... USAAF Plans to Station Units in Europe After War ..... Remember Danielle Darrieux? - Fleur de Paris Blooms Despite Patched Petal / By James McClincy ..... Making History ..... Something New ..... Hash Marks ..... Straight From The Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Germans Lend An Ear to Radio Plea to Give Up / By Bud Kane ..... Light, Hollow Props Add 650 Pounds to Big Bomber's Load ..... PRIVATE BREGER / Dave Breger ..... Dobbs and Luckman Duel Expected in All-Star Tilt ..... Major league Results ..... Sports SIDELIGHTS ..... Minor League Results ..... Ex-Slugger Ted Williams Tutors Maznicki Pensacola ..... Navy Bans Little From links Play ..... Weiss Renews Campaign for Big Army-Navy Crowd ..... Saints Ordered to Return Rochelli to Brooklyn ..... Bobby Jones Seeks 'Over-38' Discharge ..... West Point Brass Get Gentle Nudge From Buck Private ..... Redbirds Maul Chicago, 11-1 ..... Bluejackets Sink Giants, 51 ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Map Program To Feed World ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Voting Instructions Denied ..... Outcome of Election May Be Held Up by Count of Troop Vote ..... Patch's Promotion Confirmed ..... Congress Told: Junk Surpluses To Protect Jobs - LaGuardia Calls Selling Of Leftovers a Threat To Employment ..... Radio Highlights ..... OK Sale of British Papers On U.S. Army's U.K. Bases ..... Fairbanks in Riviera Invasion ( Lt. Cmdr. Douglas Fairbanks Jr. ) ..... Terry & The Pirates / Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 26
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 28
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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 29
Vol. 4 No. 256 - Tuesday, August 29, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Americans Reach Marne, Push East - Entire 200-Mi. Front Moving On Area That Decided War in 1918 ..... American Guns Are Littering Robot Alley With KOd Bombs / By Arthur W. White ..... Reds at Fringe Of Ploesti Fields - Galatz Seized; Germans Admit Cossack Thrust Into Transylvania ..... The War Today ..... Finns, Bulgars Still Dickering ..... Some V-2 Sites Already Fallen To Push North ..... Aircraft-Engine Workers Call Off Strike in Detroit ( Ford Motor Co. Highland Park plant ) ..... Planes Sweep Europe's Skies ..... Airliner Crash Is Fatal to 26 ( Prestwick ) ..... Hash Marks ..... Fighting the Robots ..... The B BAG Blow It Out Here - Once and For All - 'Goldbricks' Without Glory - Goering Relative ? ..... Piccadilly Peccadillos - Charlie the Sharpie Spots a Racket and Saves Self a Hosing / By Charles Lefton ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... Notes from Air Force ..... Giant APOstoffice Set for Yule Rush ..... Bucs Whip Cards; Giants Rout Bums ..... Once Over Lightly / By Gene Graff ..... Minor League Results ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Browns, Yankees, Bengals Split - Bombers Muff Chance to Clip St. Louis Lead - Red Sox Climb Back Into Flag Chase With Twin Victory Over A's ..... Tiger Eleven Wins in Debut ..... Nakama Completes Grand Slam With 2 More Tank Titles ..... Segura Defeats McNeill For Meadow Club Crown ..... Dutton Turns Down Offer ..... Little Rock Gets Jansen ..... Bobby Ruffin Discharged ..... Rains CameMay's Hunch Nets $10,000 ..... How They Stand ..... No 'Abner.' and All We Can Say Is: &(a)*%!!? ..... Blondie / By Chic Young ..... The-Return of the Natives - Is U.S. Different Now? No But We Are, Scribes Find / By Bud Hutton and Ben Price ..... U.S. Expanding Output Only on Heavy Bombers - Planes Being Built to Blast Japan; No Manpower Shortage Is Seen ..... Quads Born to GI's Wife ( Pvt Charles E. Lee ) ..... Radio Highlights ..... 8th Composite Command - Gets a New Commander ( Col. Harold D. Smith, of New York City ) ..... Reds at Fringe Of Ploesti Fields ..... GIs Are Warned Sept. 15 Is Deadline on Yule Gifts ..... Hailstorm Toll $1,500,000 ( Denver ) ..... Bubbles From The Political Pot ..... Socialist-Labor Candidate Named ( Edward A. Teichert ) ..... Barrows' Son Killed ( Gov. Lewis O. Barrows of Maine ) ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

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The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 30
Vol. 4 No. 257 - Wednesday, August 30, 1944 ........... Articles' Headlines: ... Yanks at Aisne; Soissons Falls; Nazis' Seine Toll Set at 122,000 - Gains Put Americans 50 Mi. From Belgium And 100 From Reich ..... You, Too, Can Be a -Freshman - Men Over 25 When Inducted Eligible for Free Schooling ..... The War Today ..... Nazis Give Up At Marseilles ..... Former Senator Norris Is Stricken in Nebraska ..... Reds Capture Last Bastion Before Ploesti ..... Palaver in a Penthouse - Saga of a Paris Hotel: How G-5 Talked Nazis Into Yielding / By Rader Winget ..... Mata Hari Peril Feathers Pigeon Copy Boys' Props ..... Reach Accord On a Post-War Peace Agency - Allied Diplomats Propose A Two-Body 'League' Packing a Punch ..... Troubleshooter for WPB Quits--Too Much Trouble ( Sidney U. Weinberg ) ..... Reber Succeeds Phillips ..... Hash Marks ..... Shellfire Blots Out Crack of Rifles, Nine Nazis Get Picked Off ..... Hull, Dulles Meet ..... The B BAG Blow It Out Here - Hershey Draws Fire ..... This Is The Army ..... Notes from the Air Force ..... Straight From the Front / By Ernie Pyle ..... PRIVATE BREGER ..... Injuries, Ban on Players Hamper Stars ..... Once Over Lightly / By Gene Graff ..... Connecticut Quits NBA; Recognizes Pep's Claim ..... Schott Wins 18th Straight ..... Help Wanted--And Given ..... Nelson Annexes America Open; Dudley Second - Jug McSpaden Sags With Disappointing 76 To Wind Up 7th ..... Randolph Eleven Expected to Have Balanced Attack ..... Minor League Results ..... Baseball Moguls Set First Series Contest For NL Park Oct. 4 ..... Bosox Acquire Coast Ace To Bolster Mound Staff ..... Driscoll Cops Yacht Title ..... Bosox Tumble Yanks to Third - Bombers Tied With Bengals After 7-4 Loss - Hose Now 3-1/2 Games Off Pace; Card Rally Nips Reds, 3-2 ..... How They Stand ..... Khaki for RAF in France ..... Planes Batter Nazi Transport To West Front - 8th Fighters Smack Roads, Rail Lines in Germany, Belgium, France ..... FFI Chief Says Germans Beat, Chained Fort Crew ..... Radio Highlights ..... Allies Shelling The Gothic Line ..... Mexico Loses a Train; Anybody Here See One? ..... Soissons Falls As Yanks Reach The Aisne River - 'Falaise Trap' Cost Nazis 122,000; Americans 50 Miles From Belgium ..... Men Over 25 When Inducted Eligible for Free Schooling ..... Nazis Say U.S. Heavies Flew From Guam to Hit Bonins, Marianas ..... Sacha Guitry Arrested ..... Stiff Treatment For Bulgarians ..... Two Quads Die ..... Terry & The Pirates / By Milton Caniff

The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 31
The Stars and Stripes - London 1944 08 31
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