Stars and Stripes London 1944 09 06 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 263 – Wednesday, September 6, 1944
Articles’ Headlines: … Heavies Open Siegfried Battle – Key Points in Line Blitzed in Advance Of Bradley Troops ….. War Declared on Bulgaria By Soviet; Troops Move Up ….. Where’s Patton ? ….. The War Today ….. 243,848 War Prisoners Now Confined in U.S. ….. Flying Bomb Lull Ends ….. Forts and Libs Hit Three Rhine Cities ….. Demobilization Plan Out Today ….. British Units Push 12 Mi. Into Holland ….. Nazis Chased Above Lyons ….. ‘Quake In Eastern U.S. Causes Little Damage ….. 60 Pct. of Beef for Army ….. Hash Marks ….. Paris Cabs Go To ‘War’-Free Jeeps for Front ….. Battle For Germany ….. The B Bag Blow It Out Here ( Credit to 105’s and Allied Teamwork Wins ) ….. War-Kraft Music Hall – Bing Croons, Nazis Swoon-At Least PWB Hopes So/ By Robert Musel ….. Notes from the Air Force ….. Only the Plane is Lacking – Suit To Keep One Alive 15 Miles Up Ready for Market ….. Private Breger / By Dave Breger ….. Freshman Find ( Walter Dubiel ) By Pap ….. Last Period Surge Gives Skins 20-7 Triumph Over Green Bay ….. Once Over Lightly / By Gene Graff ….. Hostak Joins Paratroopers ….. Minor League Results ….. Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ….. Parker Stops Talbert to Win Tennis Crown ….. Nelson Captures Nashville Title – Slides on Last 2 Rounds, But Edges McSpaden By One Stroke ….. Seven- Year-Old Son Of Equipoise Takes Washington H’dep. ….. Pittsburgh Signs Frisch For Sixth Straight Year ( Frankie Frisch ) ….. How They Stand ( Majors ) ….. Haegg Forced to Cancel Races ( Gunder Haegg ) ….. Yanks Trounce A’s Twice, Take Over First Place – Browns Ousted As They Divide With Cleveland – Tigers, Bosox Also Lose Ground as They Split Their Twin Bills ….. Marchildon Missing ( Phil Marchildon ) ….. Li’L Abner / Al Capp ….. Allied Munition Output Exceeds Axis by 400 Pct. – But Board Warns Turnout Of Several Key Items Lags Behind Schedule ….. ‘Recon’ Fliers Receive Medals ( Lt. Col. C. A. Shoop, Capt. George H. Nesselrode, 1/Lts. John L. Anderson, Robert E. Moss, Frank M. Sommerkamp, Capt. Hubert M. Childress, 1/Lts. Irl R. Cosby Jr., James B. Matthews, M/Sgt. Evan Price, T/Sgts. Philip O’Donnell, Edwin L. Wolcott, Earl Kinder, Sam W. Quindt Jr. and S/Sgt. Delmar B. Harris ….. GI’s Pals Give Up Holiday to Replace Burned Down Home ….. Radio Highlights ….. Naples Tops N.Y. POE In Cargo Tonnage Total ….. 789,000,000 V-Mail Letters Transmitted by Services ….. 8th AF Raises 12 Millions in Bond Campaign – Original Quota Doubled; EM Tops Buyers With $30,000 Purchase ….. Security Above All ….. Dewey Plans West Coast Trip ….. 5th Army Clears Ten-Mile Strip ….. AFL Head Sees ‘Greatest’ Boom ….. Sees a B24 Worth $2,500 After War ….. Gypsy Lee Writes Novel As She Sweats a Divorce ….. Peace, It’s Wonderful -Only It’s Not True ….. Terry and the Pirates / By Milton Caniff