The Week

July 1942
New Republic;7/27/42, Vol. 107 Issue 4, p99
Focuses on political developments that have taken place in the U.S. and around the world. Comments on resistance of the British-American troops against German field marshall Erwin Rommel in the World War II; Speculation about the Japanese attack on Russia; Stoppage of construction of the big Higgins shipyard at New Orleans; Demand made by Indians for the freedom from the British Empire; Establishment of a bureau in the U.S. for the purpose of aiding inventions of all kinds; Comments on the discovery of a tunnel at a war prisoners' camp in the state of Victoria; Discussion of a charge made by U.S. Assistance Attorney General Thurman Arnold against the General Electric Co.


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