The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 03 01 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 102 Wednesday, Mar. 1, 1944
Articles’ Headlines: … Forts Raid Brunswick Without a Fight – Scene of Big Battle Jan. 11 Hit; Luftwaffe Is Markedly Absent – Huge U.S. Fighter Escort Accompanies Heavies; Blows Last Week Possible Factor in Lack of Opposition ….. Invasion Air Plans Set, Climax To War Is NearingSinclair ….. Tax Taps High Brass Only – March 15 Is One Day in 366 We’ve Got It on the Home Front ….. Guns, Planes Are Blasting Pskov Nazis – Reds Now in Sight of Baltic Gateway; New Drive in Nevel Sector Opened ….. Federal-Ballot ‘Test’ Planned – Proponents Hope to Have Courts Pass on Bill’s Constitutionality ….. Finn Decision May Be Near ….. 5 O’Clock Whistle at Front ( Pskov ) ….. FDR Asks Some U.S. Jobs Be Offered Only to Vets ….. Medics Fight Lowering Draft Physical Standard ….. Judge Brushes Aside Charges Of Bias, Opens Lonergan Trial ….. Rabaul Raiders Unmolested for 7th Day in Row – Over 200 Bombers Paste Battered Base; Libs Hit 2 New Guinea Targets ….. 40 Pct. of Japs’ Shipping Gone ….. Swede Says Ruhr Mills Still Going Despite Raids ….. Anti-Badoglio ‘Strike’ Won’t Halt Production ….. Gunners Practice on ‘Trolley Tank’ – Moving Silhouette Features Range Built by U.S. ….. Reporter Rides With Flood Tide Of Power Pouring Into Britain / By Charles Lynch ….. Allied Thrusts May Force Jap Fleet Into Test – U.S. Navy Is Threatening To Isolate the Mainland From Empire of South ….. Stalin Tells FDR Allied Blows Bring Final Victory Near ….. Three More U.S. Fliers Rescued in AlpsBerlin ….. 100,000 Attend GI Art Exhibit ….. 4 Seabees Win Awards For Saving 90 in Landing ….. Combat Wing Chiefs Win DFC for Raid Leadership ….. Germans Shell Anzio Heavily ….. FDR Asks Extension Of ‘Good Neighbor’ Plan ….. Russian Army, Navy Officers See Yank Invasion Exercise ….. Quints Born by Phone, But It Was a Bad Line ….. Fund Drive On For Red Cross – No Appeal to Be Made Among Service Men, Gibson Discloses ….. ‘Gestapo Captain’ Gives Self Up in New York ( Alfred Lilley ) ….. Gas-Stranded Tourists’ Howl Becomes Roar – Thousands Besiege OPA In South, Plead for Coupons to Get North ….. U.S. Has Enough Training Aircraft, Cancels Contracts ….. Plane Sets New Mark For Atlantic Crossing ( Piloted by Capt. A. Rankin )