Just Before the Battle

March 1944
New Republic;3/20/44, Vol. 110 Issue 12, p379
Presents information on political issues in the U.S. Discussion of a press conference at which President Franklin D. Roosevelt mentioned the prospective allocation of one-third of the Italian fleet to the Soviet Union; Information on the proposed 1,200-mile government-built pipeline through the heart of Arabia with American statesman Thomas Jefferson's purchase of Louisiana; Condemn of the proposal by the U.S. Congress; Report that the New York stock market started its climb the day congressmen began talking about soldiers' bonus.


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