The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 02 09 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 84 Wednesday, Feb. 9, 1944 ……….. Articles’ Headlines: … Reds Seize Nikopol, Ore Center – 5 Divisions Smashed in Big Victory – Nazis Lose Half of Vital Supply of Manganese; Narva Faces Shelling ….. Frankfurt Blasted by Fortresses – Second Blow at City in 5 Days; Libs, Marauders Hit Northern France ….. Yanks in the Marshalls Kill 29 for 1 in Seven-Day Battle ….. Uneasy Japs Expect New Blows; USAAF Blasts Foe in Southwest ….. U.S. Wounded Bombed In Italy; 2 Nurses Killed ….. Enemy Attacks In Anzio Area Are Broken Off – Both Sides Regrouping For Major Battle; Bitter Fighting at Cassino ….. Glider Bombers Menace to Allies – Radio -Controlled Weapon Is Admitted Potent Threat to Ships ….. Beckham Bags Nos. 17 and 18, Becomes Leading Fighter Ace ….. Bill Proposes to Simplify Income-Tax Form in U.S. ….. New Medal Is Created For Combat Heroes ( Bronze Star ) ….. Willkie Declares He’s Out To Block a Fourth Term ….. Male Recruiter of WACs Puts His Heart Into Work ….. 2 Votes Balk Senate Move To Kill Federal Ballot Bill ….. Two U.S. Subs Lost ( Cisco and ESS44 ) ….. Puerto Rican QM Unit Now Serving in the U.K. / By Allan M. Morrison ….. 7 Textile Plants Are Seized on FDR’s Orders – Army Acts in N. England; WLB Subpoenas Striking Toolmakers’ Chiefs ….. Leningrad Price Was Highest Hitler Paid – and Got Nothing / By Henry Shapiro ….. Believes Capital Is Out of Berlin ….. House Resolution Seeks Jewish Entry to Palestine ….. U.S. Planning to Pipe Oil 1,250 Miles Across Arabia ….. USS Atlanta Is Launched; Replaces Pacific Casualty ….. Love Conquers All; It Even Licks Ban on V-Mail Kiss ….. U.S. Flying School Grads Totaled 165,000 for 1943 ….. Hitler Has ‘Flu ….. U.S. Renews ‘Quit War’ Warning to Finland ….. Manstein-Hitler Row ‘Detailed’ ….. Ex-Model Asks New Trial In ’42 Murder of Woman ….. 3 Sick British Children Need Bananas Urgently