Vol. I No. 4 ……. War in the Mediterranean ……. This issue of ARMY TALKS was prepared by S/Sgt. Hamilton Whitman and S/Sgt. Carl Larsen as one of the ” history behind the news ” series of booklets. The material was supplied by the United States Office of War Information and the British Ministry of Information. Both men were newspapermen in civil life, are now members of The Stars and Stripes staff and were detailed to the Education Branch, Special Service Division, to aid in the publication of this, and other booklets of the ARMY TALKS series.