Stars and Stripes London 1944 09 18 (PDF)

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Vol. 4 No. 273 – Monday, Sept. 18, 1944
Articles’ Headlines: … Sky Army Leaps Into Holland – Drive to Outflank Siegfried Line Seen; 1,000 Gliders Used ….. Death Toll from Hurricane In Eastern U.S. Hits 39 ….. Forts, Fighters Aid Landings ….. Robots Come Back But Britain Turns On Lights Anyway ….. Petain Mysteriously Ill ….. Russians Push North of Praga ….. Yanks Man Maginot Guns To Shell German Positions ….. Eye-Witness Story: War’s Biggest Airborne Blow Hits Nazi Flank By James Chancy ….. 8th Strengthens River Positions ( Marano River ) ….. Holland Currency Made Available to Ike’s Army ….. Bodies Found in Paris ….. Blows to Kayo Japan to Start When Nazis Fall – FDR and Churchill Reach Decision as Confabs In Quebec Close ….. Here and ThereIn the News ( Wholesale Production, Angus J. Mclntosh 50,000th man – Square Milk Bottles Now – Mine, but No Rhyme – U.S., British Hams to Meet – Britain to Get U.S. Apples – Bradley’s Promotion Confirmed – Japs Flee Portugal ) ….. Airborne Army Hits in Holland ….. Rep. Harris of Virginia Resigns For Shipping Job ….. Col. Dupuy Gets Award ….. S. & S. Reporter Relates Story of How Two Forces Met / By Ray Lee ….. Chief of Communications Receives Legion of Merit ….. Yeah, But Does It Match Color Scheme of Mud? ( Foxhole Pillow ) ….. Second Landing On Palau Made By U.S. Troops – All Objectives Are Gained With Little Trouble; Jap Airfield Seized ….. WLB May Toss Wage Increases Into FDR’s Lap – Labor Argues Pay Hikes Necessary Because of Upped Living Costs ….. Ford Plans Raises ….. Shower in the Drought ….. Legion Debates Forced Drilling ….. U.S. Airlines Place Orders for Delivery Of 93 Huge Planes ….. Fire Wagon Saves Farm By Soaking Thirsty Crop ….. Blame Hoarder For Cigarettes’ Shortage in U.S. – Some Civilians Stock Up Enough for Duration, Officials Declare ….. Politics ….. Senate, House Conferees Reach Accord on Surplus ….. U.S. to Pay Full Tuition for Vets ….. Forests to Turn Out Almost Everything, So Expert Forecasts ….. Briefs From Home ….. The B Bag Blow It Out Here ….. An Editorial – The World’s Best Ambassador ….. Hash Marks ….. Army’s Plans For Discharges: 48 Hours to Free a Soldier / By Bud Hutton ….. Notes from the Air Force ….. Private Breger / By Lt. Dave Breger ….. Post-War Talk Jumps in U.S. ….. Belgian Parliament, Sets Tuesday for First Meeting ….. Help Wanted-AND GIVEN ….. P47s Asked to Scram And Let Nazis Give Up ….. 8-hour Hawaii Flight Planned ….. Swiss to Drop Blackout So Allies Won’t Bomb Them ….. Danish Patriots Hunted ….. Aachen Forest Is Cleared By U.S. First Army In Four Days ….. Army Bans GI Sales to French ….. Flying Tigers Are Forced To Abandon Kweilin Bases ….. Airmen Drilled on Florida Isle For Service in Pacific, Burma ….. 1,742 Aircraft Lost Since D-Day by U. S.; Casualties Moderate ….. Danes Call 48-Hr. Strike To Protest Nazi Shooting ….. First There To Collect ….. Total Reaches 66,238 Mark – More Contributions Arrive To Provide ….. Army Steps Up Contract Cuts ….. Soviet Spokesman Sees Siegfried Line’s Collapse ….. AFN Radio Program ….. Pennant Contenders – Three Men With But a Single Thought / By Chip Royal ….. Michigan Eleven Topples Iowa Pre-Flighters, 12-7 ….. Illinois Pounds Normal, 79-0 ….. Football Scores ….. Hoosiers Rout Ft. Knox, 72-0 ….. New Orleans No Longer Gamblers’ Paradise ….. Keogh Joins Cyclones ….. Cochrane Leaving Great Lakes Center For Duty in Pacific ….. Bears Subdue Maple Leafs, 5-l; Brewers on Top – Gain Edge Over Colonels With 6-1 Victory; Mudhens Win ….. Leibold Denies Phillie Offer ….. Minor League Results ….. Bucs Acquire Padre Catcher ….. Cards Lose Kurowski ….. Diane / By Jean Baird ….. Male Call / By Milton Caniff ….. Blondie / By Chic Young ….. Behind The Sports Headlines ….. Cards End Losing Streak – Then Start Off on Another ….. Wakefield Is Okayed For Army Induction ….. Galehouse and Derringer Ordered to Take Physical ….. Storm Cripples Aqueduct Plant ….. It Wouldn’t Have Been Much of a Game, Anyhow ….. Another Haegg Victory ( Gunder Haegg ) ….. Major League Results ….. Browns Regain First as Tigers Split, Yanks Lose – St. Louis Tops Chisox, 5-1, 9-0, In Night Tilts – McCarthymen Fall to Tie With Bengals for Second Place ….. Greco Stops Gunther