Vol. IX No. 9 …… Cover: Douglas C-47 cargo ship on an improvised airport somewhere in the desert. The C-47 is called by the Army “the hardest working airplane in the world.” This unusual photograph in kodachrome was taken by Gil Cooper, El Segundo photographer. ……. Contents:
“Those Double Cursed Bostons” – Douglas DB-7s are not loved by Axis soldiers.
Invasion – Douglas planes are leading aerial “second front”.
Log of the U.S.S. Yorktown – Official story of 104-day battle cruise of carrier.
F.D.R. Comes to Douglas – Chief Executive visits Long Beach plant.
Vice President – Henry Wallace comes to Douglas with Mexican officials.
War Pool – Competition is ended in aircraft industry.
Pictures Speak All Languages – Douglas catalogs make parts ordering easy.
Hats – Lilly Dache designs war workers bonnet.
Ideas to Win the War – Production shortcuts from plant suggestion system.
Model Madness – Model airplanes can now be controlled.
With Douglas Around the World – News from here, there and everywhere.
Home Front Hero – War Production Board awards medal to Donald Douglas.
With Us This Month – Visitors at Douglas from far and wide.
Sports – Santa Monica
Sports – El Segundo
Sports – Long Beach
Sports – Tulsa
Breezing Around Santa Monica
Keeping Up With El Segundo
What’s Doing at Long Beach
Tune in With Tulsa