The Week

September 1941
New Republic;9/8/41, Vol. 105 Issue 10, p291
The article provides world news briefs for the week ending September 8, 1941. German Führer Adolf Hitler and Italian Prime Minister Benito Mussolini met apparently in response to the meeting of the recent meeting by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt and British Prime Minister Winston Churchill. The U.S. East Coast is suffering from an oil shortage despite efforts to reduce consumption. The New York Board of Censors banned the movie "The Forgotten Village," written by John Steinbeck.


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