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May 1943
Date: 43050102.GIF (42K)
Caption: For The Championship
Summary: FDR and J.L. Lewis in a power struggle.
Artist: Hungerford in the Toledo Blade
Contents: Hitler Tojo powder keg coal bituminous miners soldiers labor
Date: 43050401.GIF (75K)
Caption: Don't You Think You've Gone Far Enough!
Summary: J.L. Lewis has caused too much disruption.
Artist: Jerry Doyle in the Camden Courier
Contents: labor gains New Deal miner me first blind leadership coal labor
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5/02 Sun. United States Coast Guard vessel sunk: Cutter 58012, by explosion, off Manomet Point, Mass.

Date: 43050403.GIF (53K)
Caption: Ride 'Im Cowboy
Summary: FDR breaks the power of J.L. Lewis.
Artist: Carlisle in the York Dispatch
Contents: coal strikes labor
Date: 43050405.GIF (74K)
Caption: Seems Simple
Summary: Chain the cost of living.
Artist: Alexander in the Philadelphia Bulletin
Contents: cost of living clothes dog
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05/07 Fri. Minelayers lay minefield across Blackett Strait, Kula Gulf, Solomon Islands.

Date: 43050406.GIF (59K)
Caption: Lets Shoot Another ...Boys!
Summary: Posing for a fourth term.
Artist: Parrish in the Chicago Tribune
Contents: Hopkins FDR democratic enthusiasm
Date: 43051102.GIF (57K)
Caption: Feed One And They'll All Come
Summary: Give a raise to one and all will want the same.
Artist: Carlisle in the New York Herald-Tribune
Contents: Lewis CIO AFL farm bloc coal V labor
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05/08 Sat. Japanese naval vessels sunk: Destroyers KUROSHIRO, OYASHIO, and KAGERO, by mines and aircraft, Kula Gulf, Solomon Islands.

Date: 43051202.GIF (84K)
Caption: That Big Opening!
Summary: FDR threatens the free press.
Artist: Will Summers in the Buffalo News
Contents: Supreme Court radio ruling New Deal
Date: 43051302.GIF (98K)
Caption: Smoke Rings!
Summary: Invasion plans in the works.
Artist: Talburt in the New York World Telegram
Contents: Hitler Mussolini Churchill FDR nooses
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05/10 Mon. United States naval vessels damaged: Destroyer MACDONOUGH (DD-351) and light minelayer SICARD (DM-21), by collision, Aleutian Islands area, 54 d. 34' N., 173 d. 58' E.

Date: 43051303.GIF (71K)
Caption: Getting Together For Another Strikeout
Summary: FDR and Churchill plan to strikeout Hitler.
Artist: Jerry Doyle in the Philadelphia Record
Contents: Churchill FDR Hitler Africa continental defenses baseball
Date: 43051304.GIF (42K)
Caption: Pleasant Dreams!
Summary: The war is going better.
Artist: Hungerford in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette
Contents: FDR Churchill Casablanca White House Von Arnim
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05/11 Tue. Army troops land on Attu, Aleutian Islands; landing is covered by naval forces under Rear Adm. T. C. Kinkaid and Rear Adm. F. W. Rockwell.

Date: 43051306.GIF (40K)
Caption: Beginning Of The Second Act
Summary: Africa finished, now the second front.
Artist: Fred O. Seibel in the Richmond Times Dispatch
Contents: FDR Churchill global war Hitler Mussolini Tojo
Date: 43051307.GIF (51K)
Caption: Anyone Got A Match?
Summary: Stalin wants the allies involved.
Artist: Edmund Duffy in the Baltimore Sun
Contents: Soviet Russia FDR Churchill
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05/12 Wed. Submarine STEELHEAD (SS-280) lays mines off Erimo Saki, Japan. President, British Prime Minister, and the Combined Chiefs of Staff open meeting in Washington, D. C.

Date: 43051308.GIF (56K)
Caption: C'mon Over
Summary: Eleanor is fostering radical activities.
Artist: Parrish in the Chicago Tribune
Contents: New Deal youth young pinks
Date: 43051402.GIF (64K)
Caption: Let's Dust Him Off, Franklin
Summary: Time to get rid of Hitler
Artist: Shoemaker in the Chicago News
Contents: FDR Churchill baseball
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05/12 Wed. United States Advanced Amphibious Training Base, Bizerte, Tunisia, is established.

Date: 43051403.GIF (35K)
Caption: Doctors Churchill and Roosevelt consult on future operations.
Summary: Italy the next leg of operations.
Artist: Hirsch? in the New York PM
Contents: European surgery
Date: 43051404.GIF (64K)
Caption: We Hope They're Not Trying To Fit A Certain Party.
Summary: No wage alteration for Lewis.
Artist: S.J. Ray in the Kansas City Star
Contents: Lewis wage formulas New Deal tailors alteration labor
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05/12 Wed. United States naval vessel sunk: Submarine PICKEREL (SS-177), Pacific Ocean area, reported as presumed lost.

Date: 43051405.GIF (36K)
Caption: Madame Chiang Kai-shek ... the Pacific
Summary: China reminds Allies of Asian nations.
Artist: C.D. Batchelor in the New York News
Contents: FDR Churchill global war
Date: 43051501.GIF (55K)
Caption: See? He Doesn't See To Care ... Catch Anything.
Summary: FDR angling for a fourth term.
Artist: Parrish in the Washington Times Herald
Contents: Hopkins, FDR, White House hatchery 4th term nomination
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05/13 Thu. Cruisers and destroyers (Rear Adm. W. L. Ainsworth) bombard Munda and Vila, Solomon Islands, while minelayers lay mines across northwestern approaches to Kula Gulf.

Date: 43051603.GIF (63K)
Caption: Coming Events Cast Their Shadows Before
Summary: Axis concerned with allied planning.
Artist: Unknown in the New York Times
Contents: FDR Churchill Hitler Mussolini Tojo
Date: 43051701.GIF (37K)
Caption: Did I Ever Show You My Stamps, Winnie?
Summary: Future lickings are predicted.
Artist: Dorman Smith in the Utica Observer Dispatch
Contents: Hitler Mussolini Tojo defeats FDR Churchill
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05/13 Thu. Enemy resistance in North Africa ends. United States naval vessels damaged: Light cruiser NASHVILLE (CL-43), by accidental explosion, Solomon Islands area, 08 d. 28' S., 158 d. 49' E.

Date: 43051703.GIF (67K)
Caption: What's Cooking?
Summary: Planing to cook the Nazi goose.
Artist: Ding in the New York Herald Tribune
Contents: Balkn Netherlands French Hitler Mussolini
Date: 43051706.GIF (44K)
Caption: Passing A Hot Potato Around
Summary: Soft coal is a hot potato.
Artist: Fred O. Seibel in the Richmond Times Dispatch
Contents: FDR Ickes United Mine Workers War Labor Board bituminous operators
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05/13 Thu. Destroyer NICHOLAS (DD-449) damaged by accidental explosion, Solomon Islands area, 08 d. 30' S., 158 d. 01' E. Italian submarine sunk: MOCENIGO, by Army aircraft, at Cagliari, Sardinia.

Date: 43051801.GIF (48K)
Caption: Set Another Plate Dear - Winnie's Here Again.
Summary: Churchill back into the White House.
Artist: Unknown in the Macon News
Contents: Eleanor FDR
Date: 43052003.GIF (58K)
Caption: To Hitch His Wagon To A Star
Summary: Planning an international New Deal?
Artist: Will Summers in the Buffalo News
Contents: postwar planning world peace global patriotism envisioned Ickes
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04/14 Fri. German submarine sunk: U-657, by naval land-based aircraft (VP-84), North Atlantic area, 60 d. 10' N., 31 d. 52' W.

Date: 43052603.GIF (73K)
Caption: Return Of The Prodigal!
Summary: J.L. Lewis wants AFL reconciliation.
Artist: Talburt in the San Francisco News
Contents: mammy! coal strikes WLB 1935 break AFL labor
Date: 43052801.GIF (62K)
Caption: Who's Next?
Summary: Which Axis power is next?
Artist: Ding in the New York Herald Tribune
Contents: Balkan Netherlands French Hitler Mussolini invasion Italy Tojo Stalin Churchill
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05/15 Sat. United States Naval Advanced Base and Naval Air Facility, Russell Islands, Solomon Islands, are established. Naval Air Station, Adak, Aleutian Islands, is established.

Date: 43052904.GIF (77K)
Caption: We Must Strengthen That Link
Summary: China is the weak link.
Artist: Shoemaker in the Chicago News
Contents: FDR Churchill China Axis
Date: 43060405.GIF (49K)
Caption: His Dream Of Settling The Portal-To-Portal Issue.
Summary: Show J.L Lewis the door.
Artist: Berryman in the Unknown
Contents: Uncle Sam John Q Public war effort labor
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05/15 Sat. German submarine sunk: U-176, by naval land-based aircraft (VS-62), and Cuban submarine chaser 13, off Cuba, 23 d. 21' N., 80 d. 18' W.


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