Gila News-Courier

The Gila News-Courier was published in the Gila River concentration camp, Arizona, from September 1942 to 1945. The newspaper was staffed mainly by camp inmates who wrote the articles, set the type, and printed the final copies.

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Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 94 (August 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-135)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 94 (August 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-135)
Selected article titles: "Rumor: Move Gilans?" (p. 1), "Monument for Soldiers" (p. 1), "Segregation Hearings Start; Board to Notify Affected" (p. 1), "Editorial: Dust, Heat, Lightning and Rain" (p. 2), "Oyama Relates Evacuee Life in 'Liberty'" (p. 2), "Exchange of Nationals in Pending Stage" (p. 3), "Milk for 12 Years Under" (p. 3), "American Legion: Minn ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 15 (September 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-158)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 15 (September 25, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-158)
Selected article titles: "Oregon Resents Nisei Settling" (p. 1), "Canal Won't Close Says Bennett" (p. 1), "Editorial: Council Can Work, If --" (p. 2), "Evacuees Denied Right to Unemployment Compensation" (p. 3), "Alien Soldiers Get Naturalized: Five Aliens Volunteer Here" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 93 (March 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-248)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 93 (March 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-248)
Selected article titles: "Volunteers for Savage Still Being Accepted" (p. 1), "Nisei: Wins Air Force Commission" (p. 1), "Screening Hearings for Relocators Abolished" (p. 1), "28 Nisei Refuse Training in Ala." (p. 1), "'We Are All Yanks Under Our Skins'" (p. 2), "Editorial: Letters From Home" (p. 2), "Do Not Take Any Lumber" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 63 (January 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-217)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 63 (January 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-217)
Selected article titles: "Chicago to See Evacuee Art" (p. 1), "Two Gilans to Attend Legal, Property Meeting" (p. 1), "Inspection: State Educators Expected Monday" (p. 1), "Editorial: Relocation with Pride Without Bitterness" (p. 2), "New York 'Times' Columnist Writes on Life in Gila" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 1 (January 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-35)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 1 (January 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-35)
Selected article titles: "Happy New Year: Let's Feel That 1943 Will Bring Better Days -- Bennett" (p. 1), "Oil Stoves: Two Thousand Homes Warmed" (p. 1), "Better World Through Better Understanding" (p. 2), "Vocational Agriculture Class to be Organized" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 29 (October 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-178)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 29 (October 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-178)
Selected article titles: "Supreme Court to Try Arizona Law on November 15" (p. 1), "Wilson: Evacuees Well Defended in Senate Hearings" (p. 1), "Editorial: Council Sees Light" (p. 2), "Residents May Engage Calif. Attorneys for Legal Matters" (p. 3), "Pasadena: Churches Study Nisei Program" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 71 (February 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-226)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 71 (February 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-226)
Selected article titles: "Aliens Must Tell Address Change" (p. 1), "Canal: Council Condemns Japanese Atrocities in Resolution" (p. 1), "Editorial: No Time for Confusion" (p. 2), "Report: Nisei Reaction to New York" (p. 2), "Residents Must Segregate Garbage to Protect Hogs" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 117 (May 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-273)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 117 (May 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-273)
Selected article titles: "Council Notes: Better Travel System Sought" (p. 1), "Chicago: Takes Evacuees Without Jobs" (p. 1), "Future of WRA Centers Discussed at Denver" (p. 1), "Nisei Fight on Liberty Ship" (p. 2), "Discrimination Must Go" (p. 2), "No Cigarettes Sold to Minors" (p. 4), "Anti-Alien Land Law Petitioned" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 65 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-219)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 65 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-219)
Selected article titles: "Camp Savage Gives $100 as Xmas Gift to Rivers" (p. 1), "Editorial: Community Charges" (p. 2), "Japanese Food Coming to Gila" (p. 2), "Twin Falls: Letter Denies Japanese Rule" (p. 2), "Sick Leave Procedure Explained by Runyan" (p. 3), "Protests WRA Control in Tule" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 53 (July 4, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-412)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 53 (July 4, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-412)
Selected article titles: "Milk Only for Special Cases" (p. 1), "Seattle Has Three Hostels" (p. 4), "AAA: Evacuees May Apply for Aid" (p. 4), "Shot Fired at WRA Agent's Home" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 19 (February 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-54)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 19 (February 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-54)
Selected article titles: "Military -- Voluntary Enlistment" (p. 1), "Women's Latrines to be Paneled" (p. 1), "Gila Coop Incorporation Articles Signed, Mailed" (p. 1), "Changes to Questionnaire" (p. 1), "Tajima on Citizenship" (p. 1), "Nisei Still in Ariz. Free Zone" (p. 3), "Anthropologist Discusses Group Relation Problems" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 8 (September 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-150)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 8 (September 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-150)
Selected article titles: "Co-op: Full Benefits for Segregants" (p. 1), "No Contamination of Food Found" (p. 1), "Wolter Disproves Rumor in Canal" (p. 1), "Quakers Help in Indiana" (p. 2), "Segregants May Receive Benefits from Red Cross" (p. 3), "Canadian Nisei Seeks Pen Pals" (p. 3), "Tule-Lake-Bound Baggages, Freight to Be Inspected" (p. 5), "List of ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 45 (April 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-81)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 45 (April 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-81)
Selected article titles: "Night School Emphasizes Resettlement Education" (p. 1), "Analysis: Sociologist Heads Section" (p. 1), "Japanese Teachers: Colonel Seeks More Linguists " (p. 1), "Editorial: Many Suffer for a Few" (p. 1), "Editorial: Liberal Decries Injustice" (p. 2), "Poston Center Quarantined" (p. 3), "California Hopes Dimmed. Evacuees Denied Return During War" (p. 3), "Fair Play: Group ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 17 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-17)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 17 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-17)
Selected article titles: "Application for Initial Clothes Issue Started" (p. 1), "Citizens League Elect Directors" (p. 1), "Stove Installation Near as First Shipment Expected. 3,025 Heat Units Comprise Total" (p. 1), "Editorial: Warden Chief Discusses Liquor" (p. 2), "Answer Sought on Repatriation" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 12 (January 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-46)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 12 (January 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-46)
Selected article titles: "Wood Conservation for Stoves Asked" (p. 1), "Rain, Yes -- But No Water" (p. 1), "Editorial: Soldiers Denied Justice" (p. 2), "Winter Vegetable Harvest Continues in High Gear" (p. 3), "National Journal Features 'Arizona City of Exiles'" (p. 4), "Conservation: Toilet Tissue" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 13 (September 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-156)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 13 (September 21, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-156)
Selected article titles: "Workers Needed to Replace 700 Tule Lake Goers" (p. 1), "Relocaters: Fingerprints and Photos a 'Must'" (p. 1), "Co-op Starts Cash Payment of Refunds to Segregants" (p. 1), "Editorial: Back to California?" (p. 2), "Pets Shippable to Tule Lake" (p. 3), "Gambled Fined and Sentenced" (p. 3), "Tule Lake: Trip Delayed for Pregnant ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 14 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-14)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 14 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-14)
Selected article titles: "Constitution Procedure Outline Given by Committee Head Omachi" (p. 1), "Acting Director Cozzens Well Fitted for Position at Rivers" (p. 1), "Final Rites for Resident" (p. 2), "Marital Problems Class to Begin" (p. 2), "Census Aids Future Programs. Interviews Will Complete Soon" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 42 (May 26, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-401)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 42 (May 26, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-401)
Selected article titles: "Shots Fired at Ranch Home of Gila Returnees" (p. 1), "Evacuees Urged to Visit Coast" (p. 1), "PM: Nisei American Earn Respect" (p. 2), "Shameful Violence" (p. 2), "Editor Says: Nisei Deserve Equal Rights" (p. 3), "Last Beef Load Goes to Poston" (p. 3), "Japanese Make Good Workers" (p. 4), "Pastor Opposes Un-Americanism ...
Gila Co-op News, Vol. III No. 3 (April 4, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-386)
doc Gila Co-op News, Vol. III No. 3 (April 4, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-386)
Selected article titles: "Memorandum to Mr. Kinhachi Shibuya and Mr. Bunji Ikenoue" (p. 1).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 197 (December 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-353)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 197 (December 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-353)
Selected article titles: "Gila Architect Wins $750 Prize" (p. 1), "Orange County: Family Returns to Calif. Farm" (p. 1), "A Safe Christmas" (p. 2), "Heart of an American" (p. 2), "Anti-Japanese Bill Rejected" (p. 3), "Mess Hall: Utensils Must be Returned" (p. 4), "Washington Offers Jobs in Japanese Translation" (p. 6).
Gila Co-op News, Vol. I No. 25 (December 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-203)
doc Gila Co-op News, Vol. I No. 25 (December 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-203)
Selected article titles: "Inter-Racial Co-op Farm Being Formed in Wash." (p. 1), "Soap Shortage in Tule Lake" (p. 1), "Laundry Soap Shipment Soon" (p. 1), "Mail Order: Wartime Shortage List Now Here" (p. 1), "Our Future in Our Hands" (p. 1).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 44 (December 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-196)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 44 (December 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-196)
Selected article titles: "Fire Destroys $1700 of Farm Property" (p. 1), "Tragedy Follows Gilan's Attempt to Gain Freedom" (p. 1), "Editorial: Justice Cannot be Denied" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 70 (February 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-225)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 70 (February 1, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-225)
Selected article titles: "Atrocities: No Reprisal, Says Emmons" (p. 1), "Farm Expert Discourages Hasty Land Purchases" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nisei on the Home Front" (p. 2), "The Nisei in Hawaii" (p. 2), "'U.S. for the Caucasian Race'" (p. 2), "Egg Production Goes Upward" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 10 (September 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-153)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 10 (September 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-153)
Selected article titles: "Questions on Segregation?" (p. 1), "Myer Speaks to West Coast Club" (p. 1), "Editorial: Teacher's Creed" (p. 2), "Canadian Teacher Gives Basics for a Full Life" (p. 2), "Railroad Calls for Several Hundred Track Workers" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 127 (June 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-283)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 127 (June 13, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-283)
Selected article titles: "Number of Transferees for Each Block Listed" (p. 1), "WRA to Handle 1,000 Refugees" (p. 1), "No Likelihood of Cannery Work for Gilans in Offing" (p. 2), "150 Cases of Milk Bottles Missing" (p. 3).
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