Topaz Times

The Topaz Times was published in the Topaz concentration camp, Utah, from September 1942 to August 1945. The newspaper was staffed mainly by camp inmates who wrote the articles, set the type, and printed the final copies.

Topaz Times (433)

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Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 33 (March 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-290)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 33 (March 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-290)
Selected article titles: "Myer Addresses Special Council Session Today" (p. 1), "Reopening of Draft in Hawaii Set for April 1" (p. 2), "McWilliams Urges Nisei to Fight California Ban" (p. 2), "Camp Savage: New Entrance Policy Revealed" (p. 2), "Hearings for Tuleans Begin" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 27 (February 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-89)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 27 (February 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-89)
Selected article titles: "Prompt Response Asked on Leave Interview Notices" (p. 1), "WRA Program Affected by New Army Policy -- Ernst" (p. 1), "First City-Wide Forum Held on Co-operatives" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 20 (February 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-277)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 20 (February 19, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-277)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Follow-Up Team is Here With Eastern Job Offers" (p. 1), "Secretary Ickes, Myer Comment on WRA Shift" (p. 1), "Induction Steps Related by Fillmore Draft Board" (p. 3), "Washington WRA Answers Moot Selective Service Questions" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 9 (July 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-189)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 9 (July 22, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-189)
Selected article titles: "New Office Established Here for Segregates" (p. 1), "Residents May Sell Vehicles" (p. 1), "Food Rationing Policy Changes" (p. 1), "Relocation: 90 Families Resettled" (p. 2), "200 Students Register for Japanese Classes" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 3 (April 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-294)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 3 (April 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-294)
Selected article titles: "First 12 Topaz Inductees to Report on Wednesday" (p. 1), "An Editorial: The Nisei Will Rise Again" (p. 2), "Relocated Nisei Evacuees Eligible for FSA Loans" (p. 3), "Kaltenborn Criticizes Detention of Nisei" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 64 (March 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-127)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 64 (March 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-127)
Selected article titles: "Council Heads Remind Youths of War Duty" (p. 1), "1000 Volunteer, Army Announces" (p. 1), "Selective Service Board Advises Male Citizens" (p. 2), "Civil Service to Employ Those in Centers" (p. 2), "Calif. Board Warned Not to Bar Evacuees from List" (p. 2), "W.C.C.A. Requests Evacuees Cease Clothing Queries" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 29 (June 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-167)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 29 (June 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-167)
Selected article titles: "Need for Farm Workers Acute" (p. 1), "Residents Will Vote on Constitution Amendments" (p. 1), "Draft Registrar Issues Warnings" (p. 1), "Dust Control Treatment of Center's Land Area Slated" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 30 (March 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-287)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 30 (March 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-287)
Selected article titles: "5 Oppose Draft at Ht. Mountain; Heads Baffled" (p. 1), "War Department's Views on Nisei Draft Revealed" (p. 1), "Topaz Youths Take Army, Navy Training Program Tests Today" (p. 1), "Carl Sandburg Says Most Nisei are Loyal to U.S." (p. 4).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 42 (February 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-105)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 42 (February 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-105)
Selected article titles: "War Dept. Answers Resolution" (p. 1), "Registration Continues to be Heavy" (p. 1), "War Dept. Reveals Reasons for Forming Separate Combat Team" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 7 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-262)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VI No. 7 (January 20, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-262)
Selected article titles: "Council Resolution Provides More Power to Judicial Body" (p. 1), "Hostel Applications Should be Made Early" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 26 (February 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-88)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 26 (February 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-88)
Selected article titles: "Immunization Clinic to be Held this Week" (p. 1), "YWCA Executive to Talk Before Student Club" (p. 1), "Poultry Expert Conducts Local Farm Classes" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 31 (February 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-93)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 31 (February 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-93)
Selected article titles: "A Test-Editorial" (p. 1), "Co-op Elections Scheduled for Monday and Tuesday" (p. 1), "45 Indefinite Leaves Issued in January" (p. 1), "Pointers Given on Relocation" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 11 (July 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-191)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IV No. 11 (July 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-191)
Selected article titles: "Families May Accompany Segregates to Center" (p. 1), "Segregation Office Opens" (p. 1), "Iowa Training School Slashes Nisei Quota" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 2 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-2)
doc Topaz Times Pre-issue No. 2 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-2)
Selected article titles: "Blocks 3, 5, 6, 14 to Elect Councilmen Next Monday" (p. 1), "U.S.E.S. Offers Outside Jobs to Residents of Topaz" (p. 1), "Eventual Employment Assured for 3000 to 3500 People" (p. 2), "Director's Message..." (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 19 (June 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-312)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VII No. 19 (June 3, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-312)
Selected article titles: "Seniors Receive Diplomas at Graduation" (p. 1), "Editorial Reprints: Race-Baiters Defeated" (p. 2), "Racism on the West Coast" (p. 2), "Myers Says Japan Wants Only Few of Repatriates" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 4 (July 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-418)
doc Topaz Times Vol. XII No. 4 (July 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-142-418)
Selected article titles: "Remaining Vocational Training Classes to Close August 27" (p. 1), "Remove Disloyal Japanese -- VFW" (p. 2), "Surplus Food to be Served in Dining Halls" (p. 3), "Veterans Restore Torn Japanese Cemetery" (p. 4), "Insigne Sentenced 90 Days in Jail for Threatening Returnees" (p. 9), "Supreme Court Denies Rehearing for Tamesa" (p. 9), ...
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 66 (March 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-129)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 66 (March 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-129)
Selected article titles: "Ask Help to Haul Sand for Children" (p. 1), "2,571 Leave Centers; 461 from Topaz" (p. 1), "Editorial: Our Newcomers" (p. 2), "History of Utah" (p. 2), "New Rules for Returning Residents, Visitors Given" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. I No. 6 (November 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-16)
doc Topaz Times Vol. I No. 6 (November 3, 1942) (ddr-densho-142-16)
Selected article titles: "The City: Week Named for Fire Prevention" (p. 1), "Citizenship Loss Rumors Refuted" (p. 1), "Project Attorney in City" (p. 2).
Topaz Times Vol. III No. 2 (April 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-137)
doc Topaz Times Vol. III No. 2 (April 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-137)
Selected article titles: "59 Topaz Volunteers Pass Initial Tests" (p. 1), "Council Sets Up Board of Health" (p. 1), "Workers Told Penalty Time May be Applied" (p. 3), "Questionnaires Submitted by 6000 Residents" (p. 3), "Record Shows Efficiency in Fire Service" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 26 (September 30, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-344)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 26 (September 30, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-344)
Selected article titles: "1944 Harvest Fair Opens. Farm Crops, Homemaking Products are Exhibited" (p. 1), "Constitution Basis for Evacuees' Rights, Deutsch" (p. 2), "Public Belief in Democracy Challenged by Socialist" (p. 3), "Fire: Hotplate Causes Some Damage" (p. 3), "ID Pictures Taken at Leave Office" (p. 3), "Destroying of Property to be Penalized, Council" (p. 5).
Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 22 (December 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-364)
doc Topaz Times Vol. IX No. 22 (December 16, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-364)
Selected article titles: "California State Senators Want Continued Japanese Exclusion" (p. 1), "4 More Receive Permits to Coast" (p. 1), "Legal Aid Assoc. to Help Evacuees" (p. 1), "Evacuee Property Office Functions. WRA to Assist in Sale of Evacuee-Owned Cars" (p. 2), "JACL Suggests Confab on Minorities to F.D.R." (p. 2), "Return to Coast to be ...
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 15 (January 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-76)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 15 (January 19, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-76)
Selected article titles: "Governor Maw Impressed by Progress Here" (p. 1), "Investigate Outside Job Conditions" (p. 1).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 25 (January 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-87)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 25 (January 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-87)
Selected article titles: "Ready Market Awaits Evacuee Automobiles" (p. 1), "Official Topaz Shield Explained" (p. 1), "History of Utah Part IV" (p. 2), "Residents Advised on Time to Call Ambulance" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 24 (September 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-342)
doc Topaz Times Vol. VIII No. 24 (September 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-142-342)
Selected article titles: "Depot Condition Investigators Confirm Reports" (p. 1), "Reinduction Rules for Draft Effected Men Given" (p. 1), "Encyclopedia in Japanese Sought" (p. 3).
Topaz Times Vol. II No. 48 (February 26, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-111)
doc Topaz Times Vol. II No. 48 (February 26, 1943) (ddr-densho-142-111)
Selected article titles: "Volunteer States His Reasons" (p. 1), "Registration Near End; War Dept. Team to Leave" (p. 1), "Clothes Allowances, Wages are Taxable" (p. 1), "Infants are Entitled to Special Food" (p. 2).
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