The Week

July 1942
New Republic;7/20/42, Vol. 107 Issue 3, p67
Focuses on various political and social issues around the world with emphasis on the U.S. Information on current events in the Second World War; Support of Donald Nelson, head of War Production Board, on the case for the preparation of synthetic rubber from farm products; Discussion of the induction of Ralph Ingersoll into the army; Statement by Hugh S. Magill, the president of an organization called the American Federation of Investors Inc. before the Ways and Means Committee of the House of Representatives; Order by James Petrillo, president of the American Federation of Musicians, to stop making phonograph records or other types of transcriptions.


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