Fresno Grapevine

The Fresno Grapevine was the newspaper for the Fresno Assembly Center, California, which was open from May 6, 1942, to October 30, 1942. The newspaper provided information about activities and sports, living conditions, and the move to permanent camps.

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Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 13 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-13)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 13 (July 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-13)
Selected article titles: "Program Highlights Today's Events. Dance, Ball Game, Also Scheduled" (p. 1), "Clothing Allotment Available" (p. 1), "Editorial: Farming, Nation's Backbone" (p. 2), "Hi Neighbor! I'm News. Want to Look Me Over?" (p. 3), "It's Just Rumors, Girls, You Won't Be Old Maids" (p. 4), "Students Relocation Meeting Scheduled ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 7 (August 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-27)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 7 (August 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-27)
Selected article titles: "Dimout Order Affects Center. New DeWitt Ruling Bans Bright Light. Move is Coast Wide" (p. 1), "Center Voters Show Interest in Election. Ballots Number 1,547" (p. 1), "Editorial: Attend Issei 'Hobby Day' and Note Achievement" (p. 2), "Education Department Plans Hobby Display" (p. 3), "New Toys, Books, to be Purchased" (p. 3 ...
Fresno Center News Vol. I No. 2 (May 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-2)
doc Fresno Center News Vol. I No. 2 (May 27, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-2)
Selected article titles: "500 Workers Employed in the Center" (p. 1), "Hail!" (p. 1), "Representatives Elected at Meet" (p. 1), "Here's the Election Results" (p. 1), "Opportunity for Education" (p. 2), "Book Drive is Started by Librarian" (p. 3), "Clinic to be Opened" (p. 3), "Don't Cry, Yell Troubleshooters!" (p. 3), "1st Talent Show ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 10 (June 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-10)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 10 (June 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-10)
Selected article titles: "Farm Project is in Full Swing. 25 Victory Gardens are Cultivated" (p. 1), "Time Limit for Visits Lengthened" (p. 1), "'Snack' Age Extended" (p. 1), "Bank Service Starts Friday" (p. 1), "First Baby is Born in Center" (p. 3), "Recreation Leaders' Course is Offered" (p. 3), "Blood Donors Wanted" (p. 4), "JACL Leaders ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 1 (August 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-21)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 1 (August 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-21)
Selected article titles: "Tots Splash Happily as Pool Opens" (p. 1), "Pickling Done on Big Scale" (p. 1), "Do Not Order Clothing Now if Not Needed" (p. 1), "Editorial: Profane Language is Bad Example for Children" (p. 2), "Time for Injections Changed at Hospital I" (p. 3), "Bedbugs? Don't Scratch, Call the Eradicators" (p. 3 ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 9 (August 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-29)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 9 (August 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-29)
Selected article titles: "Center Summer School Ends Today. Educational System Will be Reorganized" (p. 1), "Farm Project Group Holds Discussions" (p. 1), "Boy Scouts Will Collect Hospital Medicine Bottles" (p. 1), "Editorial: Of Students Who Leave" (p. 2), "More Fowl Play, Another Chicken Dinner Consumed" (p. 3), "Children's Books Added to Library" (p. 6).
Jerome Grunt Vol. I (October 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-45)
doc Jerome Grunt Vol. I (October 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-45)
Selected article titles: "Blond Brutes Crowned Champs" (p. 1), "Pollock-Bengston Duo Become Guardians of Whirlaway's Left Shoe" (p. 1), "Grapevine Meets Horrible Death -- Grunt Carries On" (p. 1).
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 6 (June 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-6)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 6 (June 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-6)
Selected article titles: "Visitor's Day to Start Tomorrow" (p. 1), "For Protection and Peace" (p. 1), "New Mess System Will Be Inaugurated Soon" (p. 1), "Here's How Much We Really Eat" (p. 1), "Public Don'ts" (p. 2), "New Time Announced for Typhoid Shots" (p. 3), "Warehousemen Lug 15 Tons of Food" (p. 3 ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 11 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-31)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 11 (September 5, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-31)
Selected article titles: "Building Trade School Planned. Training for Employees is Contemplated" (p. 1), "Center Students Get Extended Vacation" (p. 1), "Bad News! Center Payroll Delayed" (p. 1), "Training for Employees is Contemplated" (p. 1), "Sept 7 -- Labor Day. A Salute to the Laborers Our Army Behind the Army" (p. 2), "'E' Excellence Flag Won by ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 9 (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-9)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 9 (June 20, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-9)
Selected article titles: "Educational Program Gets Boost. Text Books Donated by Schools" (p. 1), "Class of 1942 Receives Diplomas at Exercises" (p. 1), "Check Rumors" (p. 2), "Salvation Army Major to Speak" (p. 3), "125 Pupils Enrolled in Woodcraft Class" (p. 3), "Improvements Galore Will Benefit Center" (p. 3), "Baby Clinic to Open" (p. 5), "Singers ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 12 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-12)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 12 (July 1, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-12)
Selected article titles: "Shoe Repair, Barber Shops to be Opened" (p. 1), "Boy Scouts Start Drive for Rubber" (p. 1), "Pipes Installed" (p. 2), "Trash Disposal" (p. 2), "Program is Planned for July Fourth" (p. 3), "Diptheria 'Shots' to be Given Children" (p. 3), "Center Store Has More Merchandise" (p. 3), "Beautification Program in Full Swing ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 3 (May 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-3)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 3 (May 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-3)
Selected article titles: "1,210 More Evacuees Arrive. New Citizens Fill Center to Capacity" (p. 1), "Huge Improvement Work Started. Skilled Men Busy Making Equipment" (p. 1), "Presenting Our New Friends" (p. 1), "New Evacuees Must List Address Change" (p. 1), "Americanism" (p. 2), "Manzanar Propagates 200,000 Guayules" (p. 3), "No Tickee No Washee" (p ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 7 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-7)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 7 (June 13, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-7)
Selected article titles: "Colorful Program to End Flag Week. Impressive Ceremonies Scheduled" (p. 1), "Flag Day Program" (p. 1), "Improvements" (p. 2), "Hospital 3 Grounds to Be Improved" (p. 3), "Few People Break Curfew Regulations" (p. 3), "Dance Under the Stars" (p. 3), "Children May Get Book Room" (p. 3), "'Cock-Eyed Mayor' From Kaneko-Kai Steals Show ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 20 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-20)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 20 (July 29, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-20)
Selected article titles: "Special! Reporter Goes to Pinedale for 'Scoop'" (p. 1), "Wrap-Up Food Wastes First" (p. 1), "Visitor's Permit Void if Friend is Japanese Living Ten Miles Away" (p. 1), "Center Residents to Hear World Famous Music" (p. 1), "Keeping Mentally Alert" (p. 2), "Center Fire Eaters Get Streamlined Water Buggy" (p. 3), "Man ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 15 (September 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-35)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 15 (September 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-35)
Selected article titles: "Shipping Applications Being Taken. Equipment in Storage Must be Registered" (p. 1), "Beet Fields of Montana Call 44 More Residents" (p. 1), "Clothing Staff Busy Unpacking First Shipment" (p. 1), "Community Service Vital at Relocation Center" (p. 2), "Center Grammar School Class Schedules Made" (p. 3), "Residents Should Turn Off Shower Faucets Tightly ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 4 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-24)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 4 (August 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-24)
Selected article titles: "Residents to Elect Panel of 21. Issei, Nisei 16 and Over May Participate" (p. 1), "Hog Producing Class to be Started Soon" (p. 1), "Applications for Absentee Voters Available Here" (p. 1), "Like Carving? Don't Practice on Fig Trees" (p. 1), "Editorial: Nisei Urged to Exercise Voting Power at Primary Election" (p ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 14 (July 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-14)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 14 (July 8, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-14)
Selected article titles: "Basic English Class Starts, 250 Enrolled" (p. 1), "We're Not Leaving Yet" (p. 1), "Concerning Japanese Print" (p. 1), "Impressive Ceremonies Features Center Fourth" (p. 1), "Recreation Leaders Pave Way for Organized Play" (p. 2), "Improvement Highlights in a Nutshell" (p. 3), "New Evacuees Arrive" (p. 3), "1,000 Eaters Send Melons ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 14 (September 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-34)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 14 (September 16, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-34)
Selected article titles: "Advance Crew Signup Underway. WRA Calls for More Laborers" (p. 1), "Registration 'Merely for Information,' Dunn Says" (p. 1), "At Last! Center Barber Shop to be Opened Friday" (p. 1), "Editorial: Your Knowledge of Co-ops Needed for Greater Power" (p. 2), "Work Crew Will Stay in Merced for Three Days" (p. 3), "Center ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 6 (August 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-26)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 6 (August 19, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-26)
Selected article titles: "Election Scheduled for Tonight. Residents to Vote in Mess Halls" (p. 1), "Movies to Start Tomorrow Night. Durbin Picture, 'It Started With Eve' to be First Film" (p. 1), "Identification Needed to Get Registered Mail" (p. 1), "Tomorrow Last Day to Obtain Absentee Form" (p. 1), "More Squash Harvested by Agriculturists" (p. 3 ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 17 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-37)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 17 (September 26, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-37)
Selected article titles: "Relocation Preparations Underway. Rush for Boxes is On, Residents Anxiously Await Moving Orders" (p. 1), "Clothes Altering Department Will be Open Daily" (p. 1), "Finance Division Getting Ready for Relocation" (p. 1), "Editorial: Preparing Ourselves for Community Cooperation" (p. 2), "Farm Project Group Carries on Intensive Educational Program" (p. 3), "Chefs Praised as ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 12 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-32)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 12 (September 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-32)
Selected article titles: "Fall School Term Begins Monday. Registration Scheduled for this Weekend" (p. 1), "Grapevine Reporters Go to Tulare Center" (p. 1), "WRA Launches Campaign for More Workers" (p. 1), "Editorial: Accepting the Challenge Left by Tulare Residents" (p. 2), "Colorful Minstrel Show Slated for Bowl Tonight" (p. 3), "Brownies Schedule Mother's Tea Party ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 19 (July 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-19)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 19 (July 25, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-19)
Selected article titles: "Clothing Allotment Begins Monday. Warehouse 9 to be Scene of Ordering" (p. 1), "New Center Regulations are Revealed" (p. 1), "Editorial: Pleasing Your Palate" (p. 2), "Refrigeration Compartments are Completed" (p. 3), "No More Neck Stretching Grease Pits Installed" (p. 3), "Whooping Cough 'Shots' to be Given Tuesday" (p. 4), "Warehousemen Eat Chop ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 13 (September 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-33)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. II No. 13 (September 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-33)
Selected article titles: "101 Beet Workers Leave for Utah. Most of Recruits are Nisei" (p. 1), "Center School Doors Will be Opened Monday Morning" (p. 1), "Hospital Passes Must be Obtained Saturday" (p. 1), "Editorial: Parents Urged to Enroll Children for School Work" (p. 2), "Beautification Work Completed by Farm Group" (p. 3), "Piano Students, Mixed ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 18 (July 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-18)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 18 (July 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-18)
Selected article titles: "Present Roll Call Period Time Retained" (p. 1), "12 Pints of Blood Donated" (p. 1), "Clothing to be Issued" (p. 1), "Center Gets Loudspeaker" (p. 1), "Editorial: Finance Division Has Its Share of Responsibilities" (p. 2), "State Books Obtainable" (p. 3), "Pickles are Made Here" (p. 3), "If Your Friend is Injured" (p ...
Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 15 (July 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-15)
doc Fresno Grapevine Vol. I No. 15 (July 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-190-15)
Selected article titles: "Victory Gardens Cultivated by Agriculture Department" (p. 1), "English Classes for Kibei Begun" (p. 1), "'Hose Say Can You See?' 300 Feet a Faucet" (p. 1), "Residents Can Still Obtain Security Aid" (p. 1), "225 Register for Draft" (p. 1), "Editorial: We Still Have Friends" (p. 2), "Editorial: Issei Express Loyalty" (p. 2 ...
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