The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 06 13 B (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 190 – Tuesday, June 13, 1944
Articles’ Headlines: … Yanks 18 Mi. In; Carentan Falls – Allied Beachhead Now 60 Mi. Broad; Cerisy Forest Taken – U.S. Fighters Using Air Strips in France; Churchill, Smuts Visit Battle Zone; Gains ‘Better Than Satisfactory’ ….. 1,400 Heavies on One Mission – Record Made By Bombers Over France – Luftwaffe Offers Strongest Resistance Since D-Day As Weather Clears ….. The War Today ….. S & S Eyewitness Reports: The Rangers ‘Join the Cavalry’ Astride Seized German Nags / By Bud Hutton ….. Finns Retreat Towards Vipuri ….. Nazis Still Determined To Wipe Out Jews-FDR ….. U.S. Top Brass Tour Beaches, Nazi Defenses – Arnold, King, Eisenhower And Marshall See Areas Won 48 Hours Before / By Bud Hutton ….. Paris Ready With U.S. Flags ….. Triple Play ….. Tricks of the Trade ….. ‘We Haf Come!’ ….. Hash Marks ….. S & S Reporters’ Stories of Assault . . . Every Ranger A Hero on the French Beach / By G. K. Hodenfield – Wounded Get Back With a Few Tips to Those Going Over / By E. M. Llewellyn – E-Boats Fail To Stop LST In the Channel / By Jack Foster ….. Army Poets – Hope / T/S Frank Seracino ….. Yanks Slide to Fourth After Double Setback – Red Sox Whip Champs, 2-1,4-1, Climb to Second – Browns Divide With Tribe; Tigers Win, 1-0, After 4-2 Loss to Chisox ….. Sammy Byrd’s 274 Captures Philly Match; Wood Second ….. Sports SIDELIGHTS ….. Minor League Results ….. Help Wanted–AND GIVEN ….. Cardinals Take 5-1/2 Game Lead – Redbirds Slap Reds, 3-1, 4-1; Cubs Clip Bucs – Giants Cop Twin Bill From Phillies; Dodgers, Braves Split ….. Warmerdam Leads Crack Field in 56th AAU Title Tourney ….. Major League Results ….. Bosox Acquire Fran Barrett ….. Eaker Returns From Soviet on Bomb Mission – General Led First Assault From Italy; Rumanian Targets Pasted ….. Radio Programs ….. Guam Blasted By U.S. Force – Carrier Task Force Also Pounds Jap Positions In the Marianas ….. Jap Counter-Attacks Repelled in Burma ….. Nazi 14th Army Routed in Italy – Germans Rush Up Division Of Russians; 5th Nearly 73 Mi. North of Rome ….. Vote Day’s Pay for Relief ….. Flier Shoots Down German Locomotive ….. NEWS FROM HOME – U.S. Envisions Record Wheat Crop in 1944 May Pass Billion-Bushel Mark; Prospects Good For Other Produce ….. 45 Seized in Gaming Raids ….. Two Hospital Ships Weekly ….. Induction Pool Planned ….. Four Guilty of Fraud ….. Lindbergh’s Work Revealed ….. ‘Quake in Los Angeles ….. Orphan Fund Is Swelled By 9,420 in 8 Weeks ….. Terry and the Pirates / Milton Caniff