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  3. ALLIES CONVERGING ON BERLIN; TOKIO

    WASHINGTON, Wednesday.—In a broad cast speech to-night, President Roosevelt said: "Over a year and a half ago I said to Congress, 'The militarists in Berlin, Rome and Tokio ...

    Article : 706 words
  4. ATTACK ON NAURU

    A large cloud of smoke and dust marks direct hits by U.S. Army Air Force bombers on the main phosphate on Nauru. Five to seven Japanese fighter planes were destroyed in the attack with on American losses. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 47 words
  5. DEMAND FOR PEACE SPREADS THROUGH ITALY

    LONDON, Thursday.—While "liberty movements increased in strength all over Italy to-day, General Eisenhower reiterated the United Nations' offer of ...

    Article : 1,251 words
  6. DIFFICULT GOING

    U.S. forces have occupied five more towns inland from Cefalu, which is shown on this map of the North-East corner of sicily. Canadians have made more progress in the central sector. ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 34 words
  7. STEADY PROGRESS BY CANADIANS

    LONDON, Thursday.—The Canadians have inflicted heavy casualties on the enemy in fierce fighting in Sicily. The Allied communique to-day reports steady progress, four more towns having been captured. ...

    Article : 391 words
  8. RUSSIANS EDGE FORWARD AGAINST OREL

    LONDON, Thursday.—The German retreat south and south west of Orel goes on, while north of the city the Russians have flung back heavy counter-attacks. THE Moscow communique reports ...

    Article : 314 words
  9. Fortresses Down 60 Fighters

    LONDON, Thursday.—American heavy bombers were over central Germany in day light yesterday. ...

    Article : 151 words
  10. BADOGLIO GOVT. MOVES

    LONDON, Thursday—Rome radio says the Badoglio Government has ordered the liberation of political prisoners, which is already progressing, ...

    Article : 132 words
  11. JAP. SUPPLY LINES THREATENED

    Somewhere in Australia, Thursday.—In widespread sweeps over Japanese supply lanes our aircraft and surface units, destroyed 16 barges. ...

    Article : 172 words
  12. REST OF NEWS IN BRIEF

    Under an order issued yesterday, those having stocks of artificial silk yarn in their possession on July 31 must furnish to the Controller of Silk ...

    Article : 310 words
  13. SERIES OF AMPHIBIOUS OPERATIONS NEEDED TO FORCE JAP. CAPITULATION

    LONDON, Thursday.—A series of amphibious operations will be necessary to force the capitulation of Japan, said Admiral Conrad Helfrich, Netherlands C.-in-C., Far East, at a press conference to-day. ...

    Article : 368 words
  14. HIS OWN PENNANT

    Corporal Warren Kennedy, Belfast, North Ireland, senior member of an R.A.F. establishment in a northern operational area, designed for him by his men ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 76 words
  15. EXCHANGE OF BLOWS IN HOUSE OF COMMONS

    LONDON, Thursday.—Blows were exchanged in the precincts of the House of Commons to-day between two Conservative members—Captain A. S. Cunningham-Reid and Cdr. O. S. Locker-.Lampson. ...

    Article : 354 words
  16. AIR OFFENSIVE IN CHINA

    CHUNGKING, Thursday.—American airmen have destroyed at least eight Japanese bombers and 49 fighters and probably destroyed 42 other plane ...

    Article : 38 words
  17. Riots in Portugal

    LISBON, Thursday.—The Government has placed all industry under state control. Anyone leaving work at a factory whether man or woman, will be drafted into a labour battalion for ...

    Article : 97 words
  18. Landed 160,000 Men in Sicily

    WASHINGTON, Wednesday.—In his broadcast to-night, President Roosevelt revealed that the initial assault force on ...

    Article : 57 words
  19. Thinks Germans Cannot Last More Than Six Months

    STOCKHOLM, Thursday.—Mussolini's fall was preceded by a report by Lieut Gen. Marras, Italian military attache in Berlin, expressing the opinion that Germany was unable to hold out for more than another six months, according to "Handels Tidningen" ...

    Article : 222 words
  20. 700 Bombers Over Rome

    LONDON, Thursday.—Reuters Algiers correspondent discloses that over 700 bombers participated in the daylight raid on Rome. ...

    Article : 34 words
  21. PITH OF THE LEADERS

    ATREMENDOUS effort is being made to impress the electors of Australia on the subject of Labour's war effort. In parts it ...

    Article : 175 words
  22. RAID ON HONG KONG

    NEW YORK, Thursday.—Tokio radio reports that six Allied bombers, escorted by fighters, attempted to raid Hong Kong yesterday. Heavy flak ...

    Article : 37 words
  23. HUNGARY REPORTED TO BE PUTTING OUT PEACE FEELERS THROUGH TURKEY

    LONDON, Thursday.—Hungary, who is putting out peace feelers through Turkey, has in formed the Yugoslav Government that she will not make territorial claims against Yugoslavia, but will give up the strip of Yugoslavian territory she annexed in 1941, according to the British United Press' diplomatic correspondent ...

    Article : 316 words
  24. CLASH OF LIGHT NAVAL FORCES OFF CHERBOURG

    LONDON, Thursday.—While on patrol off the coast of France near the enemy naval base of Cherbourg early yesterday, light coastal forces of the Royal Navy encountered an enemy force of about 12 armed trawlers and R-boats. ...

    Article : 177 words
  25. Pro-war Landslide in South Africa

    PRETORIA, Thursday.—Counting of votes cast in the recent election reveals a land slide in favour of the pro-war ...

    Article : 67 words
  26. GAOL FOR COMMUNIST

    LONDON, Wednesday.—Charged with having obtained in formation from a woman clerk at the Air Ministry for a purpose prejudicial to the interests ...

    Article : 68 words
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