7th AAF BRIEF 1944 01 11 (PDF)




Vol. 1 No. 6
Cover: Eyes of the sky and the sea – a B-24 and a light-house somewhere in the Central Pacific – two symbols of our Army and Navy. (Photo by BRIEF) ……. Articles inside this issue: ….. Brief Clicks ‘Em ….. What Is an Atoll? ….. Escape From G.I. ….. Down Under Hula ….. This Week’s War News in Brief ….. A-men by Bud Nelson ….. Jungle Lore For Castaways by Kenneth Emory ….. Picture Quiz Puzzle ….. Camera Grows Wings ….. Personalities – Midget Planes Provide Diversion – Counter-Espionage – Ex-Pilot – Gold Rush – To The Ladies – Father Meets Son – Ration “D” ….. Real Glory – a short story by Robert McEnery ….. On the Home Front ….. Sports ….. Entertainment – Lack of Entertainment Down Under Is Military Problem states Col. Metcalf – Three Stars ( Gary Cooper, Una Merkel and Phyllis Brooks ) Return From Down Under ….. Fun with Ink … This Week’s BRIEF Girl – Declared the best Pin-Up Girl for 1943 – by a committee of Service Men is this picture of Ramsey Ames at the Hollywood Studios still photography show. (Photo by Press Assoc. Inc.)