TITLE

Jellicoe at Detroit

PUB. DATE
December 1940
SOURCE
New Republic;12/9/40, Vol. 103 Issue 24, p788
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Presents information on several political and economic events of the U.S. Efforts of a Detroit group to simplify and integrate airplane blueprints so that machines can substitute for handwork. Effect of changes in designs on the working of airplanes; Risks involved in mass production of airplanes; Preference to the quality of speed in fighter planes by German ruler Adolf Hitler; Estimates related to an inflationary rise in the price of airplanes by National Defense Advisory Commission in the U.S.; Assessment of the behavior of the U.S. Congress since the election; Role of Representative Lyndon Johnson of Texas as a liaison between U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Democratic Party.
ACCESSION #
14751813

 

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