Is Our Defense Lagging?

Mitchell, Jonathan
August 1940
New Republic;8/26/40, Vol. 103 Issue 9, p265
The article discusses the reports of William S. Knudsen, president of General Motors Corp. and Henry L. Stimson, the U.S. Secretary of War concerning the developments in the country's armament program. Knudsen estimates that the program will be completed in the middle of 1944. Stimson, on the other hand, discloses that the Army has been able to close contracts for only thirty-three planes.


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