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February 1943
Date: 43020101.GIF (42K)
Caption: Turnabout - Fairplay Eleanor!
Summary: FDR can travel widely also.
Artist: Chase in the New Orleans Item
Contents: FDR Casablanca Natal South America Africa
Date: 43020202.GIF (58K)
Caption: You Learn A Lot By Travel, Ed
Summary: Flynn and FDR meet after travels.
Artist: Jim Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: Casablanca Natal Trinidad New York Washington Chicago
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02/01 Mon. Japanese force of 20 destroyers en route to evacuate troops from Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, is attacked by aircraft from Henderson Field, Guadalcanal, and motor torpedo boats.

Date: 43020301.GIF (56K)
Caption: Lets Get Don Nelson To Settle This!
Summary: Powerful leaders fight over priorities.
Artist: Jim Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: Forrestal Jeffers Patterson
Date: 43020303.GIF (65K)
Caption: Allors! To Use Our Spurs On The Axis
Summary: Giraud and De Gaulle combine to fight.
Artist: Temple in the New Orleans Times Picayune
Contents: FDR Churchill arms gamecocks
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02/01 Mon. United States naval vessels sunk: Destroyer DE HAVEN (DD-469), by dive bombers, Solomon Islands area, 09 d. 09' S., 159 d. 52' E.

Date: 43020501.GIF (43K)
Caption: Another Pincers Movement
Summary: Unions attack Little Steel formula.
Artist: Jim Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: Lewis Murray Green Davis coal miners wage demands labor
Date: 43020601.GIF (55K)
Caption: War Of Nerves - On The Home Front
Summary: FDR ponders Farley and Garner.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: FDR Casablanca Jitters
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02/01 Mon. Japanese naval vessel sunk: Destroyer MAKIGUMO, by mine, off Doma Reef, Solomon Islands area.

Date: 43020701.GIF (71K)
Caption: Critical Supplies
Summary: Many demands made of Wilson.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: Patterson Jeffers Land merchant ships Forrestal gasoline Ickes
Date: 43021501.GIF (61K)
Caption: The Shoe That Doesn't Fit
Summary: Nazi model doesn't fit Wallace.
Artist: Jim Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: John Q. Public Landon
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02/03 Wed. Command designated United States Naval Forces Northwest African Waters is established with headquarters at Algiers. (See 16 March 1943.)

Date: 43021502.GIF (104K)
Caption: Perpetual Motion At Last
Summary: Dangers of inflation.
Artist: Ding in the Watertown Times
Contents: cost of living wage demands organized labor
Date: 43021701.GIF (52K)
Caption: Maybe Our Vichy Policy ... To Think
Summary: Hull likes Vichy policy.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: FDR Richelieu
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02/04 Thu. Japanese cruiser and 22 destroyers en route to evacuate troops from Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, are attacked by aircraft from Henderson Field, Guadalcanal; 4 enemy destroyers are damaged.

Date: 43022301.GIF (63K)
Caption: A Poor Place To Start Pruning
Summary: Congress doesn't approve of all measures.
Artist: Arthur Poinier in the Detroit Free Press
Contents: dead wood measures approved by President
Date: 43022401.GIF (51K)
Caption: Red Army Is Bearing The Whole Weight Of The War
Summary: War is being waged on many fronts.
Artist: C.D. Batchelor in the New York News
Contents: Stalin North Africa South Pacific High Seas
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02/06 Sat. North African Theater of Operations (Lt. Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower) is established.

Date: 43022402.GIF (83K)
Caption: It May Look Like Fun Now
Summary: High living now has a price.
Artist: Ding in the New York Herald Tribune
Contents: higher farm prices wage boost labor farmer business dollar inflation
Date: 43022403.GIF (77K)
Caption: I Nominate FDR For A Fourth Term
Summary: Neely nominates FDR for fourth term.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: Farley Flynn Hopkins Mayor Kelly
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02/07 Sun. Japanese force of 18 destroyers en route to Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands, to evacuate troops is attacked by aircraft from Henderson Field, Guadalcanal; 2 enemy destroyers are damaged.

Date: 43022601.GIF (44K)
Caption: Running Wild
Summary: Revolt against FDR brewing.
Artist: Fred O. Seibel in the Richmond Times Dispatch
Contents: Congress war effort
Date: 43030101.GIF (62K)
Caption: Getting Pretty Far Out In Front
Summary: Fourth term for FDR?
Artist: S.J. Ray in the Memphis Commercial Appeal
Contents: politics win the war
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02/08 Mon. Evacuation of over 11,000 Japanese troops from Guadalcanal , Solomon Islands, is completed.

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