The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 06 06 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 184 – Tuesday, June 6, 1944 ……….. Articles’ Headlines: … Nazis Flee North of Rome; Victor Quits – King Vests Power In Prince Umberto, But Retains Sceptre – Badoglio Expected to Be Asked to Form New Cabinet; Capital Is Saved as Germans Quit It Without Battle ….. First Picture of Yanks in Rome ….. Reveal How Yanks From U.K. Set Up Shuttle Bases in Russia ….. French Coast Blitzed 4th Day – Forts, Libs Hit Calais, Boulogne – Blows Come After U.S. Heavies’ First Triple Mission in a Day ….. The War Today ….. 16 More Jap Ships Sunk ….. Open Biak Drive For 3 Airfields – Yanks Advance Again After Five-Day Halt; 36 Tons Dropped on Truk ….. Japs Gain in Changsha Drive; Chinese Rout Column to NW ….. 45 Japs Jump Off Cliff To Escape Bayoneting ….. Planes Smash Enemy Vehicles ….. King Keeps Title As Head of Savoy ….. GI Harangues Crowd From Duce’s Balcony ….. HASH MARKS ….. Rome-Berlin Axis ….. Goering Is Happy ….. Cutting the Tentacles ….. More Quads ( Quadruplets ) ….. 4 Roads Open to Nazis Fleeing North of Rome ….. Army Poets ….. Reds, Bucs Win Two; White Sox Climb to 4th – Cards, Phillies In Standoff; Cubs Top Bums – Reds Bump Braves, 1-0,7-3; Pirates Club Giants, 9-4 and 7-4 ….. Galehouse Whistles at Work – Liners Whistle Past His Head When Denny Toils for Browns ….. Wasdell, Northey Freed Of Auto Crash Charges ….. Minor League Results ….. How They Stand ….. Ex-Gridder Honored For Valor in Italy ( Capt. Maurice Britt ) ….. Senators Drop Into AL Cellar; Browns Split – Yanks Trim Tribe in 11th, Then Lose Finale; Tigers Divide ….. Exit Fascism, Enter the Yanks ….. Aviation Output Exceeded Goal By 2 Pct. in May – Heavy Bombers ‘Most We Ever Got in a Month,’ WPB Chief Reports ….. Military Duty Completed, Gable to Get Discharge ….. WACs’ 1st London Dance Planned Wednesday Night ….. Fourth B26 Passes 100-Mission Mark ( ‘Impatient Virgin’ piloted by 2/Lt. Robert P. Coseo ) ….. Women Voters Exceed Men – Take Lead 25 Years After Suffrage Law; Norman Thomas Renominated ….. Klan Headquarters Closed in Atlanta; Reported Disbanded ….. Nazis Hammer Jassy Defenses ….. NEWS FROM HOME – Crops in Texas Endangered By Labor Shortage – U.S. Job Service Accused Of Hindering Farmers From Recruiting Help