TITLE

WHY FRANCE NEEDS DOLLARS

AUTHOR(S)
Winner, Percy
PUB. DATE
August 1952
SOURCE
New Republic;8/25/52, Vol. 127 Issue 8, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that the amount of gold hoarded secretly at home and abroad is estimated, at between 3,000 and 3,500 tons, a tidy sum even for a country richer than France. The general opinion was that the U.S. had betrayed France, or at least given her a cruel vote of no-confidence and there was much talk of dire consequences. It remains a central fact that the French economic situation with its psychological impingement on popular support for Atlanticism needs the jobs created by the new armament industry.
ACCESSION #
14504612

 

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