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April 1943
Date: 43040401.GIF (48K)
Caption: But John, The Operators Say ... Demands
Summary: Taxpayers carrying a heavy load.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: taxpayer war bonds, debts steelman Lewis subsidy taxes cost of living coal
Date: 43040802.GIF (66K)
Caption: There Is No Other Road, Big Boy. Lets Get Going.
Summary: End segregation in armed forces.
Artist: Yancey in the Baltimore African American
Contents: 8802 Negro Black segregation armed forces Jim Crow Red Cross blood banks
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04/01 Thu. Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, MD, is established.

Date: 43040804.GIF (86K)
Caption: Throwing In The Towel
Summary: FDR vetoes parity price measure.
Artist: Jerry Doyle in the Philadelphia Record
Contents: farm bloc veto on the ropes
Date: 43041102.GIF (49K)
Caption: Looks Like The Dean Covered Too Much Territory
Summary: Davis doesn't want to take on John L. Lewis
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: Perkins Dean Morse Burke War Labor Board soft coal bituminous
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04/03 Sat. Japanese naval vessel sunk: Submarine chaser No. 13, by submarine PICKEREL (SS-177), off Japan, 43 d. 03' N., 141 d. 58' E.

Date: 43041302.GIF (72K)
Caption: Do You Want To Swamp The Boat?
Summary: Inflation can ruin the economy.
Artist: Jerry Doyle in the Philadelphia Record
Contents: farm bloc Lewis wage demands price ceiling labor coal
Date: 43041602.GIF (44K)
Caption: Now To Get It Back In The Tube
Summary: Cost of living and inflation are tied together.
Artist: Thomas in the Detroit News
Contents: labor farm bloc fair Lewis
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04/05 Mon. Japanese submarine sunk: RO-34, by destroyer O'BANNON (DD-450), Solomon Islands area, 08 d. 15' S., 158 d. 58' E.

Date: 43041801.GIF (49K)
Caption: Come On Gang! Lets Help Franklin Finish It.
Summary: The public has to help FDR lick inflation.
Artist: Carlisle in the Knoxville Journal
Contents: big bully fight skinny
Date: 43042001.GIF (66K)
Caption: After All, Garcon, He's The Lad Who Paid The Check!
Summary: Secrecy at the World Food Conference?
Artist: Talburt in the Memphis Press Scimitar
Contents: FDR customer
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04/07 Wed. Submarine TROUT (SS-202) lays mines near Sarawak, Borneo.

Date: 43042101.GIF (64K)
Caption: Meeting Of Good Neighbors
Summary: FDR meets with Mexican President.
Artist: Fitzpatrick in the St. Louis Post Dispatch
Contents: sombrero hat Camacho dollar diplomacy
Date: 43042102.GIF (81K)
Caption: The "Good Neighbor" Goes Visiting
Summary: FDR meets with Mexican President.
Artist: Jerry Doyle in the Philadelphia Record
Contents: Camacho dollar diplomacy
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04/07 Wed. Japanese aircraft make heavy strike against United States naval vessels near Tulagi, Solomon Islands. United States naval vessel sunk, Tulagi, Solomon Islands:

Date: 43042103.GIF (63K)
Caption: Looks Like The Big Show Is Going To Flop
Summary: Secrecy is the big story.
Artist: Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: Acheson Barkley Smith FDR Martin Connally United Nations Food Conference
Date: 43042104.GIF (58K)
Caption: It Smells
Summary: Public has low opinion of secrecy.
Artist: Talburt in the Memphis Press Scimitar
Contents: FDR World Food Conference
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04/07 Wed. Destroyer AARON WARD (DD-483) and oiler KANAWHA (AO-1)sunk by horizontal bombers. United States naval vessel damaged, Tulagi, Solomon Islands: Cargo ship ADHARA (AK-71) and oiler TAPPAHANNOCK (AO-43), by dive bombers.

Date: 43042201.GIF (84K)
Caption: For All The World To See
Summary: Good Neighbor Policy is a purty crop.
Artist: Alexander in the Philadelphia Bulletin
Contents: marijuana Camacho FDR model community victory garden Dollar Diplomacy
Date: 43042202.GIF (67K)
Caption: When Good Neighbors Get Together
Summary: Unity comes out of Presidential meeting.
Artist: Rube Goldberg in the New York Sun
Contents: Camacho sombrero Good Neighbor Dollar Diplomacy
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04/09 Fri. Rank of Commodore, United States Navy, is reestablished.

Date: 43042204.GIF (68K)
Caption: Good Neighbuhs
Summary: Mexico and USA are good neighbors.
Artist: Fred O. Seibel in the Richmond Times Dispatch
Contents: Camacho FDR neighbors Dollar Diplomacy
Date: 43042206.GIF (68K)
Caption: X Marks My Room
Summary: FDR is enjoying visit to Mexico.
Artist: Talburt in the Cincinnati Ohio Kentucky Post
Contents: wonderful time carte de poste Good Neighbor FDR Dollar Diplomacy
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04/09 Fri. Japanese naval vessel sunk: Destroyer ISONAMI, by submarine TAUTOG, (SS-199), off Celebes, 05 d. 26' S., 123 d. 04' E.

Date: 43042501.GIF (58K)
Caption: Old Mother Hubbard Pulls Another Boner
Summary: FDR erred with secrecy issue.
Artist: Carlisle in the New York Herald Tribune
Contents: press International Food Conference reporters
Date: 43042802.GIF (57K)
Caption: On The Brink
Summary: Cost of living will increase inflation.
Artist: Newton Pratt in the Sacramento Bee
Contents: FDR freeze policy wage demands
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04/10 Sat. United States naval vessel sunk: Submarine TRITON (SS-201), Pacific Ocean area, reported as presumed lost.

Date: 43043001.GIF (63K)
Caption: Mr. Big, Meet Mr. Bigger
Summary: FDR has more clout than J.L. Lewis
Artist: Knox in the Memphis Commercial Appeal
Contents: ultimatum coal miners strike threats labor
Date: 43043003.GIF (61K)
Caption: ...And He Has A Lot Of Power, John!
Summary: FDR could force the miners to work.
Artist: Jim Berryman in the Washington Star
Contents: Lewis Uncle Sam coal labor
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04/15 Thu. Carrier YORKTOWN (CV-10) is commissioned at Newport News, Va.; this vessel is named fro carrier YORKTOWN (CV-5), sunk 7 June, 1942, after the Battle of Midway.


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