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  3. SMOKE RISING FROM ENEMY TANKS AT A GERMAN FIELD WORKSHOP,

    destroyed by Empire troops in Libya to remove oil possibility of their falling again into enemy hands. Numerous motor-vehicles and 38 tanks under repair were at the workshop when it was captured. (Department of Information.) ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 45 words
  4. GERMANS ADMIT RED ARMY BREAK THROUGH

    Considerable importance is attached to the German admission, through Berlin Radio, that the Russians have broken through on the Moscow front. The Germans explain the break-through by referring to the "enemy's numerical superiority" and the fact that the Red Army forces were supported by ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 666 words
  5. FURTHER BRITISH WITHDRAWALS IN MALAYA

    A FURTHER BRITISH WITHDRAWAL ON THE PERAK FRONT, ON THE WEST COAST OF THE MALAYAN PENINSULA, AND THE CAPTURE BY THE JAPANESE OF KUANTAN AERODROME ON THE EAST COAST ARE REPORTED IN TODAY'S SINGAPORE ...

    Article : 426 words
  6. WIDE POWER TO BOOST PLANE OUTPUT

    CANBERRA, Tuesday. — Farreaching powers—probably the greatest ever conferred on a private citizen in Australia— ...

    Article : 248 words
  7. BATTLE FOR HALFAYA BEGINS

    British forces in Libya continued the offensive yesterday on Axis forces defending positions in the region of Halfaya, ...

    Article : 141 words
  8. NAZIS DEFIED BY KING CHRISTIAN

    King Christian of Denmark has threatened to abdicate if Germany's demand for the application of the Nuremburg ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 150 words
  9. US CONGRESS PREPARES FOR WAR

    When President Roosevelt delivers his annual message to Congress in person at about noon today (about 4am Wednesday, Australian Eastern ...

    Article : 234 words
  10. 32,000 JAPANESE CASUALTIES AT CHANGSHA

    Japanese troops who are trying to capture Changsha, capital of Hunan province, attacked the city from three sides ...

    Article : 119 words
  11. VICHY-PARIS TENSION INCREASES

    Renewed tension has arisen between Vichy and Paris following an alleged "terrorist" raid on the Paris headquarters ...

    Article : 188 words
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  13. US BOMBERS MAY HAVE SUNK JAP. BATTLESHIP

    Latest reports state that the Japanese, battleship that was hit by U-S bombers off Davao, in the Philippines, was badly ...

    Article : 88 words
  14. US SEAPLANE TENDER FIGHTS OFF AIR ATTACK

    The small seaplane tender Heron, says U-S Navy comcommunique, while engaged in action with enemy planes in ...

    Article : 89 words
  15. MYSTERIOUS DEATH OF MINISTER

    Although Vichy Radio yesterday announced that M. Yves Paringaux, Director-General of the Vichy Ministry of the Interior, and M. Pierre ...

    Article : 206 words
  16. US NAVY ADOPTS BLIMP PATROLS

    The Navy announces it has commissioned the first of several squadrons of non-rigid airships armed with depth bombs and guns. ...

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  17. CHINESE CLERK GAOLED

    Johore War Zone Court sentenced a Chinese clerk to l8 months' imprisonment for making a statement calculated to create unnecessary ...

    Article : 57 words
  18. GERMAN SLAUGHTER OF TYPHUS VICTIMS ALLEGED

    Authentic information is reaching Stockholm that the Germans, in a cold-blooded attempt to stem the typhus epidemic. have ordered the ...

    Article : 71 words
  19. THIS MAP, WITH CONCENTRIC CIRCLES 500 MILES APART IASED ON SOURAIAYA,

    gives on indication of the extent of land sea [?] expanses to be controlled by Gen, Sir Archibald Wavell, supreme commander of anti-Axi see, land, and air forces in the SW Pacific, from his headquaters of Souraboye, java. Enemy controlled territory is shaded black. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 66 words
  20. INQUIRY INTO ATTACK ON PEARL HABOUR

    President Roosevelt's special commission, which is to investigate the Japanese attack against Honolulu, has officially called on "all citizens ...

    Article : 63 words
  21. TREATMENT OF MANILA CITIZENS

    Mr. Hull, U-S Secretary of State, declared to Press representatives that the reported harsh treatment of American ...

    Article : 49 words
  22. M. FRANCOIS PONCET'S POSITION

    It is officially stated in Vichy that Francois Poncet has been placed on the unattached list. He was French Ambassador in Rome when Italy ...

    Article : 63 words
  23. JAPANESE AGAIN RAID RANGOON

    An official Rangoon communique says bombs were dropped early yesterday morning north of the city. Aerodrome buildings were slightly ...

    Article : 90 words
  24. "AUSTRALIA VAST FACTORY FOR WAR SUPPLIES" US Writer's Praise

    Australia's conveision into "a war machine" is vividly described by Hallett Abend in Nation. He amazes Americans by telling them ...

    Article : 160 words
  25. COMMAND OF ALLIED NAVIES IN N. ATLANTIC

    The appointment of Admirai Sir John Tovey as Supreme C-in-C of all Allied naval forces in the North Atlantic is expected ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 172 words
  26. WEATHER SAVES GERMANY FROM R A F

    The Times aeronautical correspondent says that, particularly after bright, clear nights, the query is often heard: "If the RAF is now ...

    Article : 100 words
  27. POISONOUS, ILLICIT LIQUOR IN LONDON

    Conditions similar to those in USA during the prohibition years—wood alcohol, bootleggers. hi-jackers, and speakeasies—may develop in Britain ...

    Article : 95 words
  28. ENEMY SUPPLY SHIP BOMBED

    An Air Ministry communique states that Hudson aircnft of Coastal Command on Sunday morning attacked an enemy supply ship in ...

    Article : 72 words
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