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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. 97 (August 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-139)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 97 (August 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-139)
Selected article titles: "Service: Nurses Aides to be Honored" (p. 1), "Public Works Seeks Volunteers" (p. 1), "Cold Storage Plans Approved" (p. 1), "Editorial: Riots vs. Democracy" (p. 2), "Graves Clarifies Evacuee Police Authority, Duties" (p. 3), "Mischief Maker Lands in Jail" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 93 (August 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-134)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 93 (August 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-134)
Selected article titles: "Trends: Cost of Living Shows Increase" (p. 1), "Segregation" (p. 1), "Pre-July 15 'No' to 'Yes' Change in LCB Group. Similar Interviews for 'Stop' List" (p. 1), "Editorial: Striking Contrast" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 38 (November 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-190)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 38 (November 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-190)
Selected article titles: "Council Forms Committee to Study Housing Problems" (p. 1), "Arizona: Anti-Japanese Law Goes to Supreme Court" (p. 1), "Editorial: Dubious Succor" (p. 2), "Church Sermon Attacks Racism" (p. 2).
Gila Co-op News, Vol. I No. 6 (November 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-189)
doc Gila Co-op News, Vol. I No. 6 (November 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-189)
Selected article titles: "Co-op Sets Up New Store" (p. 1), "Center Requires Control of Private Enterprises" (p. 1), "Do Racists Need Education" (p. 1), "Newcomers in Co-op" (p. 1).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 18 (November 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-18)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 18 (November 11, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-18)
Selected article titles: "Cotton Harvest Drawing Near Seasonal Close" (p. 1), "Lumber Pile Removal Asked" (p. 1), "A Letter to the Residents from the Project Director" (p. 2), "Temporary Fire Signal Revealed" (p. 3), "Medico States Camouflage Net Employees' Health Protected" (p. 4), "Hands Off Those Safety Signs!" (p. 5), "Stored Evacuee Properties Occupy 55 Empty ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 84 (July 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-124)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 84 (July 15, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-124)
Selected article titles: "Relocation: Meetings Planned to Orientate Residents to Outside Conditions" (p. 1), "U.S. Completes Exchange Plan" (p. 1), "Spanish Consul Visits Project. Neutral Interpreter" (p. 1), "Four Evacuees Assaulted by Ten Filipinos" (p. 1), "Editorial: Squelch This Dies Agitation" (p. 2), "Masaoka Asks for Chinaman's Chance" (p. 2), "Leash Dogs as Rabies Protection Inoculation ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 69 (June 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-105)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 69 (June 10, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-105)
Selected article titles: "Outside Jobs: Clearance Needed First" (p. 1), "FEPC Revived by President. Benefits Seen for Nisei Labor" (p. 1), "Phoenix Passes Reduced to Bare Minimum" (p. 1), "Rumor Declared Groundless" (p. 1), "Editorial: Good Example From Iowa" (p. 2), "Chicago Attracts Most Resettlers Minnesota Second" (p. 3), "Relocation Pointers Given; Domestic Offers Boosted" (p. ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 103 (April 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-258)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 103 (April 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-258)
Selected article titles: "Jerome to Send 2,000 to Gila" (p. 1), "Protest Victims Find Employment" (p. 1), "Readjusted Government Strengthens Ex. Board" (p. 1), "Editorial: Goodwill Mission" (p. 2), "Nisei Lieutenant Describes Army" (p. 2), "Army Sentences Nisei Soldiers" (p. 3), "Don't Let Children Play with Matches" (p. 3), "Tucson: Superintendent Praises Rivers School System" (p. ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 167 (September 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-322)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 167 (September 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-322)
Selected article titles: "Army: Munition Work Open to Nisei" (p. 1), "Opportunity for Nisei Says Myer" (p. 1), "Rationed Soap Sale Ends Sat." (p. 1), "He Pulls Teeth by Flashlight" (p. 2), "Coast Return Test Case" (p. 2), "Beverage Orders Not Possible" (p. 3), "JACL Seeks Reopening of California Office" (p. 4), "ACLU Fights for Minorities" ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 43 (November 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-195)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 43 (November 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-195)
Selected article titles: "Working Hours Shifted an Hour by Cold Weather" (p. 1), "Editorial: Ringing in the New" (p. 1), "Nisei Share War Effort" (p. 1), "Large Families Better Off in Small Cities -- Smeltzer" (p. 3), "Tule Vegetables Arrive Here" (p. 3), "Senate Repeals Exclusion Laws" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 54 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-413)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 54 (July 7, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-413)
Selected article titles: "Dr. Iki Says Conditions OK" (p. 1), "Colleges Accept More Scholars" (p. 1), "Cactus Bowl: Youth Canteen is Reorganized" (p. 3), "Nisei Aid in Race Committee" (p. 4), "Wisconsin Has Race Committee" (p. 4).
Gila Bulletin, Vol. I No. 5 (September 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-434)
doc Gila Bulletin, Vol. I No. 5 (September 21, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-434)
Selected article titles: "Suitcases to be Picked Up at Houses" (p. 1), "Relocation Drops Population to 3,340" (p. 1), "Shotaro Hidaka Reports on Housing, Business in Chicago" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 132 (June 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-288)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 132 (June 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-288)
Selected article titles: "Transferees: Nine Hundred More Expected" (p. 1), "Jerome: Camp to Close by Next Month" (p. 1), "JACL Advises: Legal Help in Escheat Cases" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 13 (October 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-13)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 13 (October 24, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-13)
Selected article titles: "JACL Organizer Pledge Support to WRA Policies" (p. 1), "Camouflage Crew Foreman Prepare" (p. 1), "Yellow Americans" (p. 2), "Drivers Warned on Speed Hazard" (p. 3), "Beautification Beginnings Set" (p. 3), "Postoffice Reissues Regulations for Benefit of Newcomers" (p. 4), "Japanese Visit Status Revealed" (p. 4), "Power Assured Lightless Blocks" (p. 5), "Linoleum ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 95 (March 30, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-250)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 95 (March 30, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-250)
Selected article titles: "Rumor: Wolter Dispels Canal's Fears" (p. 1), "New Regulations Permit Trial Indefinite Leaves" (p. 1), "U.S. Army: Nationalities are Forgotton [Forgotten]" (p. 2), "Editorial: Unweave the Rainbow" (p. 2), "Heroes: Missing -- Honolulu" (p. 2), "Rattle Snake Season Here" (p. 3), "Domestic Fowls: Public Notice Prohibits Ownership After May 1" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 67 (January 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-222)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 67 (January 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-222)
Selected article titles: "Efficient Handling of Coast Property Planned" (p. 1), "Inefficiency Charged to I.S." (p. 1), "Magazine Writer Tours Center" (p. 1), "Editorial: Draft and Future" (p. 2), "Ariz. Republic Rebukes Nazi Manifestations" (p. 2), "DeWitt and Report on Japanese and 'Coincidences'" (p. 5), "Reminder: Men Must Carry Draft Cards" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 35 (March 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-71)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 35 (March 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-71)
Selected article titles: "Net Camouflage Weavers Crack One Million Mark. 464 Garnish 2,262 Sq. Ft. Average. Substantial Payroll for Workers" (p. 1), "Penalty for False Info" (p. 1), "Editorial: Confidence in Nisei" (p. 2), "Tofu Manufacture Contemplated Here" (p. 3), "Center Leave Grants High. Additional 2,942 Clearances Made" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 30 (October 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-180)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 30 (October 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-180)
Selected article titles: "D. S. Myer Tells Kansans of Challenge on Home Front" (p. 1), "Editorial: Buy a Share in Youth" (p. 2), "Pacific Coast Psychology Unwanted in Kansas City" (p. 2), "Monument for Soldiers Planned" (p. 3), "Consolidation of Blocks to be Left to Rivers by Wash." (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 40 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-76)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 40 (April 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-76)
Selected article titles: "Relocation-Expenses Paid. WRA to Bear Transportation, Initial Living Cost if Needed" (p. 1), "100 Apply for Reunion. Family Camp Being Built" (p. 1), "Ditch: City Watering Plans Ready" (p. 1), "Editorial: For Our Children" (p. 2), "Despondency Blamed in Suicide Case" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 47 (December 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-200)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 47 (December 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-200)
Selected article titles: "Next Week: Construction of Cannery Slated" (p. 1), "Gift Exchange Discouraged" (p. 1), "Gilans Asked to Stay Within Camp" (p. 1), "Editorial: An Unwritten Compact" (p. 2), "Catholic Paper Hits West Coast Anti-Nisei Prejudice" (p. 4).
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).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 8 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-366)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 8 (January 27, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-366)
Selected article titles: "Exchange of Nationals" (p. 1), "Coupons Void After January" (p. 1), "Dear Nisei Soldiers" (p. 2), "Farm: Fields Will be Consolidated" (p. 3), "Haircut Price to be Raised" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 152 (August 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-308)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 152 (August 10, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-308)
Selected article titles: "Cleveland: Nisei Establish Church Group" (p. 1), "Tule Hunger Strikers End Eleven Day Fast" (p. 1), "Center Jobs May Be Put Under Priority System" (p. 1), "Portland: Japanese Graves Pillaged Twice" (p. 3), "Tule Boy Killed by Dump Truck" (p. 4), "Twenty Japanese Linguists Needed at Stanford University" (p. 5), "No Immigration Canada ...
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 23 (October 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-169)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 23 (October 14, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-169)
Selected article titles: "Battle Action: Nisei Rescue Yanks Behind Enemy Lines" (p. 1), "Hearings for 600 Still On" (p. 1), "Editorial: Men are Essentially Alike" (p. 2), "Laws Needed to Break Color Line" (p. 2), "National Preaching Week: Four Christian Leaders to Speak Two Days in Rivers" (p. 3), "Tule Lake Described by Wolter" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 68 (June 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-104)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 68 (June 8, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-104)
Selected article titles: "Mid-Western Farms Offer Relocation Opportunities. Shirrell Urges Pioneering as Ice-Breaker for Good Relations" (p. 1), "Editorial: Phoenicians Say Hello" (p. 2), "Californian Decries Abuse of Democracy" (p. 2), "Despondent Girl Commits Suicide" (p. 3), "Must Report All Accidents to I.S." (p. 4).
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