The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 02 14 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 88 Monday, Feb. 14, 1944 ……….. Articles’ Headlines: … Heavies Hit Pas de Calais Again; January’s 22,000 Tons a Record – Libs,Forts Plaster Secret Area 41st Day Out of 54 – Raids’ Peak Month Includes Italy; 930 Planes Bagged ….. Reds Seize Luga,Close New Trap – Way Opened for a Drive On Pskov; Barrier to Lwow Line Falls ….. Allies Attacking in Italy; ‘We’ll Win’- Churchill ….. U.S. Merchant Navy Tops World in Ships, Tonnage ….. No Price Cut, No Haircut, Army Tells Barber Shops ….. Two Nurses Killed As U.S. Hospital Is Hit by Shells in Italy ….. Four ‘Cave Men’ Admit Hiding Out to Beat Draft ….. Snow Blankets East, Midwest – Traffic Snarled on Coast By Storm; Many States Hit by Cold Wave ….. Stilwell Pledges Great Assault To Aid U.S. Landings in China ….. Harry Hopkins’ Son Killed ….. 41 Jap Aircraft KQ’d in Heavy Raid on Rabaul – Attack Climaxes a Week Of Intense Bombing; Libs Hit New Ireland ….. Army’s Exhibit Of Art Opened ….. Mosquitoes Now Operate Against Japs in Burma ….. Repatriation for Diplomats ….. Pravda Attacks Polish Leaders – Hits Government in Exile Shortly Before Bullitt Praises Group ….. It’s a Family Feud Now; U.S. Navy Gets Hitler Kin ( William Patrick Hitler ) ….. Lt. Col. Ida W. Danielson New Nurse Chief in ETO ….. Cagney Is All Set to ‘Take On’ the ETO – He’ll Dance, Sing, Pray It’s Good, for He’s Been Told We’re Tough / By Arthur W. White ….. Navy Aero Club Opened For Men of U-Boat Patrol ….. More Rumors Of Finn Peace Moves Pop Up – Former Envoy to Russia Reaches Sweden; Trip Stirs Speculation ….. Two Named to Key Posts In OWI Overseas Branch ….. All Work, No Play Keeps U.S. Trains Rolling On in Italy ….. St. Valentine’s Dances Today In Many Clubs – Programs Listed by ARC For Towns Outside London Area ….. WACs’ Goddess to Fly Against Hitler – Lib Pallas Athene Named to Honor GI Amazons ….. 5 Million GIs Have Allotments – 54,000,000 Checks Worth $3,000,000 Already Sent To Soldiers’ Families ….. Piper Cubs Thumbing Noses at the Luftwaffe ….. ‘Chutist Wins Bond For Scheme to Get Rat Down to Gutter ….. One Gift of 400 Pounds Helps Zoom Orphans’ Fund Past 45,000 British Pounds ….. ETO Gets Look At Indian Actor – Chris-Pin Martin Is Out With USO Show; Week’s Schedules Listed ….. Britain Is Paid Winant Tribute At Lincoln Fete – Envoy Expresses Thanks For Plan for Memorial At Ancestral Site ….. A Modern Jean Valjean Sent Back to Cell as Killer ….. Grew Warns U.S. Against ‘Sugar-Coated’ Jap Peace ….. 3 Bombers Crash; 19 Die ….. Marconi Medal to Arnold ….. Trapped Germans ‘Fight to Death’ – Encircled Pocket Refuses to Give Up to Russians – Soviets Closing In Relentlessly on Starving Force ….. Flood of Pleas For Muster-Out Bonus Pours In – Veterans Are Promised Checks Within 2 Weeks Of Their Applications ….. The Sarong’s Still There, Though; Knitwear Is Kept Open to Prove It ….. Nominations for ‘Oscars’ Announced by Hollywood ….. Wallace Seeks People’s Peace – Says U.S. Must Provide Jobs and Goods for All In Days to Come ….. U.S. Gives French Navy Destroyer Escort Craft ….. ’44 Plane Output To Go Up 40 Pct. – WPB Aide Says Emphasis Will Be on Bombers, Long-Range Fighters ….. Tin Cup Set Out to Get Chaplin Back to Britain ….. Congress Passes Tax Bill For Two-Billion Increase¬†