The Stars and Stripes – London 1944 07 18 (PDF)


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Vol. 4 No. 220 – Tuesday, July 18, 1944
Articles’ Headlines: … Americans Battling’ in St. Lo Outskirts – 30 Panzers Are KOd in Yank Drive – British, Canadians Open New Offensive in Caen Sector ….. Nazis Hurl In Reserves to Save Baltics – East Prussia Pounded by Red Planes – Russians Shell Defenses Of Kaunas; Offensive In South Gains Force ….. U.S. Lives Pay the Price for The Hill’ It Had to Be Taken, So Yanks Write Out the Check in Blood / By Bud Hutton and Andy Rooney ….. Worried Japs Oust Navy Chief; ‘Unknown’ Admiral Takes Over ….. Tragedy Caps Stork Club Party When Bear Severs Girl’s Arm ….. The War Today ….. FD Note Holds Wallace’s Fate ….. Stimson Praises Troops For Their Will to Win ….. Robertson Heads 2nd Infantry ….. Report Envoy Told Pope Japan Is ‘Ready for Peace’ ….. Heavies Pound French Targets ….. Japs Wiped Out In India Villages ….. WPB Authorizes Use of Aluminum For Pots and Pans ….. Noah’s Ark Masquerades As an LST in the Channel ….. Dump Truckers Unload on Nazis – Negro Battalion Pitches In With Combat Men in Normandy / By Allan M. Morrison ….. Mass Murders ….. Yanks Re-Discovered ….. Tank Hit, Crew Scrambles Out To Join Writer in Cellar Foxhole / By Ernie Pyle ….. This Is The Army ….. Notes from the Air Force ….. Browns Top Tribe Twice; Yanks Clout Bosox – Cards Break Even With Reds – Cubs Shut Out Bucs, 1-0, Lose By Same Score – Brooks End Losing Streak With 8-5 Triumph After 8-4 Setback by Boston ….. St. Louis Leads By Two Games; Nats Smash A’s – Bengals Gain Split Verdict With Chisox as Trout Annexes No. 12 ….. Major League Results ….. ABC Gets Set For Post- War Kegling Boom / By Fritz Howell ….. Minor League Results ….. 93 Boilermakers Report ….. DiMaggio’s Absence Dims Batting Punch Of Hawaiian Stars ….. Ex-Big Ten Star Brings College Try To Rome’s Forum ….. Fractured Ankle Ends Career of Volo Song ….. NEWS FROM HOME – U.S. to Foster Airline Service To Small Cities – Plan to Be Temporary, Experimental; Dirigible Traffic Foreseen ….. In the Blue of the Night ….. Sherlock Holmes Takes to Air ….. Prisoners Work at Annapolis ….. Complaint All Washed Up ….. Iowa’s in the Black ….. Civilian Renaissance ….. Extend Money Parley 3 Days ….. Radio Highlights ….. Silent Moscow? Sees Parade of Vanquished ….. Using Reserves To Save Baltics ….. Doubt Raiders Were Executed ….. 5 Guilty in Oil Swindle ….. Yanks Close In On Leghorn; 4 Mi. From Port – Height Overlooking Town Seized; 8th Pushes Beyond Arezzo ….. Fired Counsel Sues the Judge ( James J. Laughlin ) ….. U.S. Women in Britain Now May Join the WAC ….. Robinson at Fighter Base ( Edward G. Robinson )