The Bandwagon

April 1944
New Republic;4/17/44, Vol. 110 Issue 16, p534
Presents excerpts from stories which have been published in various newspapers in the U.S. Possible consequences of declaring the invasion of Europe; Information on an ordinance in Shreveport, Louisiana which will prohibit whites and Negroes from being served in the city's eating establishments; Views expressed by Benjamin C. Hilliard, national executive committeeman of the American Legion, on free speech; Analogy drawn by Branch Rickey, president of the baseball team Brooklyn Dodgers, between the will to win of the baseball club and the will of the people of the U.S. to win the war.


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