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. 51 (April 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-87)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 51 (April 29, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-87)
Selected article titles: "Screens for Apartments Arrive. Installation Soon" (p. 1), "Butte Suffers Water Shortage. High Spots Badly Hit" (p. 1), "Photo Studio Opens Sunday" (p. 1), "Evacuees Not Being Pampered" (p. 1), "Labor Accepts. Priest Aids in Relation" (p. 1), "Parolees Get Indefinite Leaves" (p. 1), "Editorials: Letter from Chicago" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 5 (January 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-363)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 5 (January 17, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-363)
Selected article titles: "Myer Defends Evacuee Rights" (p. 1), "Twenty-two Go to West Coast" (p. 1), "JACL to Discuss Japanese Future" (p. 2), "Japanese Study License Asked" (p. 2), "Fishermen: Japanese May Resume Work" (p. 3), "New Term for 'Nisei American'" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 45 (June 6, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-404)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 45 (June 6, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-404)
Selected article titles: "200 Seniors to Receive Diplomas at Graduation" (p. 1), "New York: N.W.L.B. Praises Nisei Employees" (p. 2), "Parlier Gunman Gets Probation" (p. 2), "West Hoodlums Called Yellow" (p. 4), "CIO: Stockton Unit Resents Nisei" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 125 (June 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-281)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 125 (June 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-281)
Selected article titles: "Canal Hi: Commencement Tomorrow Night" (p. 1), "Resident Fined for Gambling" (p. 1), "Jerome Group Comes Next Week" (p. 1), "Relocation: Booklet on Cleveland Here" (p. 2), "Revised Procedures on Short Terms Released" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 4 (January 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-362)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 4 (January 13, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-362)
Selected article titles: "JACL: Intermountain District Meet " (p. 1), "Army Orders Come for Physicals, Inductions" (p. 1), "'Did I Give My Arm in Vain?'" (p. 2), "Fair Play Urged" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 7 (January 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-365)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 7 (January 24, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-365)
Selected article titles: "Gov. Warren: Scores Auburn Arson Attempt" (p. 1), "Central Calif. Returnee Happy" (p. 1), "Auburn: Nisei Premises Guarded" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 50 (April 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-86)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 50 (April 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-86)
Selected article titles: "Mrs. Roosevelt Charms Gilans. Army or Police Escort Absent" (p. 1), "Rivers to Produce Own Flower, Vegetable Seeds" (p. 1), "Resettlement Optimism Expressed by D.S. Myer. Program Tempo Rising Rapidly" (p. 1), "Action Seen on Topaz Killing" (p. 1), "Editorials: Saguaros in Bloom" (p. 2), "America is Like That" (p. 2), "First Lady …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 83 (March 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-238)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 83 (March 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-238)
Selected article titles: "Names to Go on Monument" (p. 1), "100th Infantry: Nisei Cited for Cassino Fight" (p. 1), "Evaders Subject to Penalties Says Director" (p. 1), "Manzanar Sends 1900 to Tule" (p. 1), "Editorial: Toward Federal Action" (p. 2), "Research Finds Arizona Valley Fever Carrier" (p. 3), "Recommended: Advance Notices for Housing" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 27 (December 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-27)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 27 (December 12, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-27)
Selected article titles: "Spanish Consul Here on Routine Visit to Centers. Only Japanese Nationals Affected" (p. 1), "Installation of Stoves Made for Women, Children" (p. 1), "Gasoline Ration Affects Colony" (p. 1), "News-Courier a Tri-Weekly" (p. 1), "Military Plans Call for Fence Enclosure -- Cozzens" (p. 2), "Colony Nurseries Open for Public Visitations" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 28 (March 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-64)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 28 (March 6, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-64)
Selected article titles: "Religious Education: Three to Speak" (p. 1), "Shoe Coupons: Ration Books for Evacuees" (p. 1), "Cameras Still Taboo in Gila" (p. 1), "Editorials: We Do Some Anticipating" (p. 2), "Boundaries Reclassified. Many Arizona Counties Free" (p. 3), "Evacuated: Arizonans May Return Home" (p. 3), "Nisei Vote Cannot be Deprived" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 80 (February 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-235)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 80 (February 24, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-235)
Selected article titles: "Selective Service: Five Face Arrest" (p. 1), "Relocation Team Will Work in Canal Two Days" (p. 1), "Jerome Center Closes in June" (p. 1), "Editorial: Vindication for Hero" (p. 2), "Housing, Clothing Matters Transferred to Welfare" (p. 2), "Domestic Job Offers Make Adjustment More Difficult" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 17 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-375)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 17 (February 28, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-375)
Selected article titles: "Arsonists Will Face Trial" (p. 1), "500 Return to West Coast" (p. 1), "Myer Coming Saturday for Three Day Visit" (p. 1), "Movie Bonfire Strictly Taboo" (p. 3), "CIO Accepts Nisei Girl at San Francisco Office" (p. 4), "Employer Sorry Nisei Must Go" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 18 (February 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-53)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 18 (February 11, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-53)
Selected article titles: "Washington WRA Office Urges Coop Incorporation by March 1" (p. 1), "Evacuee Property Sought" (p. 1), "Editorials: Great Emancipators" (p. 2), "Lower Standard Education?" (p. 2), "Caucasian Homes Being Built" (p. 3), "Free Zone Nisei May Volunteer" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 67 (June 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-103)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 67 (June 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-103)
Selected article titles: "Bennett Finds Relocation Outlook for Issei Good" (p. 1), "Butte: No Showers After 6 P.M." (p. 1), "Editorial: Hearst is a Minority" (p. 2), "Men Shortage Holds Up Farm Enlargements" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 84 (March 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-239)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 84 (March 4, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-239)
Selected article titles: "Nisei Hero: Saves Unit Bare Handed" (p. 1), "Utah: Nisei Fight Discrimination" (p. 2), "Editorial: We Await the Day -- " (p. 2), "Leaves: Rivers Lowest Among Centers" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 102 (April 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-257)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 102 (April 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-257)
Selected article titles: "Bernhard to Aid in Law Matters" (p. 1), "Ickes Defends WRA; Criticizes Race Mongers" (p. 1), "Relocation: Early Clearance Hastens Leave" (p. 1), "Ban Hardball Within Blocks" (p. 1), "Topaz: Children Speak on Evacuation" (p. 2), "Editorial: Welcome Visitors" (p. 2), "Pasadenans Form Group to Fight for Nisei Rights. Name for Group Sought" …
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 13 (January 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-48)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 13 (January 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-48)
Selected article titles: "Birthday Greetings to F.D.R." (p. 1), "Consumer Coop: Ready Response to Member Drive" (p. 1), "Military Registration of Men, Women, 18 -- 38, Soon. Sign-up Around February 10" (p. 1), "Compulsory Meal Ticket System" (p. 1), "Promote Evacuee Expression -- WRA Policy" (p. 1), Editorial: Significance of Jan. 28, 1943" (p. 2), "Speech …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 107 (April 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-263)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 107 (April 27, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-263)
Selected article titles: "2000 May Come Here from Jerome" (p. 1), "Relocation: Pullman Reservations Taken" (p. 1), "Armstrong: Opposes Law to Bar Nisei Doctor" (p. 2), "Editorial: For Fair Play" (p. 2), "WRA to Reopen Leupp in May" (p. 3), "Nisei in India-Burma Front with US Air Commandos" (p. 3), "Army Explains Nisei Standing" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 31 (December 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-31)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 31 (December 22, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-31)
Selected article titles: "Jolly Christmas for Everyone" (p. 1), "Stove Installation Commences Today: Blocks 49-54, 16, 9, 22 Get First Load" (p. 1), "Internees May Join Families" (p. 1), "'Mochi' Assured All Colonists" (p. 1), "Overfilled Stove is Fire Hazard" (p. 3), "Anthropologist Urges Family Relocation" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 194 (December 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-350)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 194 (December 2, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-350)
Selected article titles: "Community Councils Name 136 Candidates" (p. 1), "Property Information on Notes Mortgages" (p. 1), "Butte High: Student Council Plans Social" (p. 3), "WRA Office May Open in Heart of Pittsburgh" (p. 4), "Young Japanese Alien Volunteers for Army" (p. 6).
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. II No. 29 (March 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-65)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 29 (March 9, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-65)
Selected article titles: "Restricted Zone Visiting Rules. Reversed from Previous Notice" (p. 1), "Answer to How to Treat Disloyal Evacuees Sought. Witnesses Advocate Segregation. Majority of Gilans Loyal" (p. 1), "Editorial: To Overcome Prejudice Barriers" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 79 (July 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-117)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 79 (July 3, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-117)
Selected article titles: "Majority of United States is a Union of Minorities" (p. 1), "Indefinite Leaves Slowed: Passage of Bill Expected" (p. 1), "Editorial: Fourth of July, 1943" (p. 2), "Sunday: Canal Boy Scout Gives Talent Show" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 52 (June 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-411)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 52 (June 30, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-411)
Selected article titles: "Red Cross Aids Families of U.S. Servicemen" (p. 1), "Nisei Seek Rehearing" (p. 2), "Reports Condition in Idaho, Oregon Area" (p. 3), "Soldiers: Dependents May Seek Allotments" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 134 (June 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-290)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 134 (June 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-290)
Selected article titles: "Principal Urges New Enrollment" (p. 1), "Job Freezing to be Lifted on Monday" (p. 1), "No Ball Tossing Within Blocks" (p. 1), "Church Groups Urge Opening of West Coast" (p. 2), "Editorial: Mistreating Americans" (p. 2), "Pasadena: Letters Promise Aid to Japanese" (p. 4), "Anti-Japanese Measure Rejected" (p. 4), "Petition Hits Return to …
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