Bliven, Bruce
July 1942
New Republic;7/13/42, Vol. 107 Issue 2, p41
Focuses on the current problem of rubber shortage faced by the U.S. Reliance of the government on production of rubber from chemical sources; Information of the forced contracts of the government with companies which had no previous experience in the production of rubber; Comparison of the two situations of rubber production from petroleum and from farm products; Preference of big businessmen for rubber made from petroleum.


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