The Week

October 1943
New Republic;10/18/43, Vol. 109 Issue 16, p503
The article presents U.S. news briefs as of October 18, 1943. Harry O. White, monetary adviser of the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, reported that the United Nations (UN) is examining the prospects for an international bank. U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt has signed an order allowing government agencies to request funds for post-war planning. The book "Under Cover: My Four Years in the Nazi Underworld of America" is the best-selling nonfiction book in the U.S.


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