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. III No. 16 (September 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-159)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 16 (September 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-159)
Selected article titles: "Rivers Awaits Rice Shipment" (p. 1), "Floodwaters Sweep Gila" (p. 1), "Not All are Anti-Japanese" (p. 1), "Editorial: Employment Statistics" (p. 2), "Emmons Backs DeWitt's Stand on West Coast" (p. 3), "Resettlement Shifts Away from Chicago" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 57 (July 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-416)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 57 (July 18, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-416)
Selected article titles: "Hospital to End Before Nov. 15" (p. 1), "Agriculture Secretary Hits Discrimination" (p. 1), "Men Who Know Nisei" (p. 2), "Children to See Indian Visitors" (p. 3), "Returnees Find California O.K." (p. 4), "Rumors False Says Relocator" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 47 (April 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-83)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 47 (April 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-83)
Selected article titles: "Naturalization Campaign Opens" (p. 1), "Nisei Soldiers: Free Movement. Western Defense Command Open" (p. 1), "J.L. Dewitt Upsets Evacuee Return to West Coast Plan" (p. 1), "Editorial: Who Will Your Decision Hurt?" (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 37 (May 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-396)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 37 (May 9, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-396)
Selected article titles: "Victory in Europe Day Announced Yesterday" (p. 1), "Kibei: Courage Needed Says N.Y. Artist" (p. 2), "Whose Country?" (p. 2), "WRA Takes Measures to Help Find Housing" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 184 (October 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-340)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 184 (October 28, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-340)
Selected article titles: "Thirty-Five Called to Active Duty Nov. 8" (p. 1), "Relocation: Seats Open in Nov. Coaches" (p. 1), "Nisei Convicted on Draft Charge" (p. 1), "Firm Honors Issei, Nisei" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 11 (October 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-11)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 11 (October 17, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-11)
Selected article titles: "JACL Office Open in Block 42" (p. 1), "Colony Leaves Keep Steady Pace" (p. 1), "Rules on Night Travel Stated" (p. 1), "Food Hoarders -- Food Shortage" (p. 2), "Tree Planting Discouraged Now: November Better, Says Nichols" (p. 3), "Squirrels are Plague Source" (p. 3), "Postal Regulations of Colony Changed by New Army …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 31 (November 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-181)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 31 (November 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-181)
Selected article titles: "Dr. Lawson to Supervise the Project Diet" (p. 1), "Gilan Hits Front Page of Town's Metropolitan News" (p. 1), "2 Centers May Close by July" (p. 1), "Program Opens on Assimilation" (p. 1), "Editorial: Preaches and Practices" (p. 2), "Uniformed Caucasians [Caucasians] Among Nisei's Friends" (p. 4), "Hearing: Senate Biased in Treatment" (p. …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 18 (October 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-162)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 18 (October 2, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-162)
Selected article titles: "Gilans Bid Farewell to 986 Segregants" (p. 1), "Special Permission Allows War Work for Resettlers" (p. 1), "Editorial: Eikichi Toshima Good American" (p. 2), "Censors Reject Only 10 Letters" (p. 3), "Diet Classes Open to Public; Dietary Aides Honored" (p. 3), "Gila Policemen to See FBI Film" (p. 3), "6 Inch Rainfall Recorded …
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 78 (July 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-116)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 78 (July 1, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-116)
Selected article titles: "Soldiers Need Passes to Enter or Leave Camp" (p. 1), "Leaves: Resettlers to be Screened" (p. 1), "War Effort: Nisei Will Play Active Part in National Defense" (p. 1), "Long Distance: Phone Calls for Emergency Only" (p. 1), "Editorial: Relearn Good Work Habits" (p. 2), "Relocation: Nisei Acceptability into Chicago Schools Cleared" (p. …
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 88 (July 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-129)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 88 (July 24, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-129)
Selected article titles: "General: Urges Tolerance, Understanding" (p. 1), "Warned to Hurry Charter Change; But Law Forbids" (p. 1), "Area Reaches Saturation" (p. 1), "Quartet Attend Segregation Meet" (p. 1), "Segregation: Questions and Answers" (p. 2), "Future Viewed with Optimism. Relocation Urged" (p. 2), "Camp Fence Maintenance Community Responsibility" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 90 (March 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-245)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 90 (March 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-245)
Selected article titles: "Family Counsel Program for Gila Starts Monday" (p. 1), "New Class in Home Nursing" (p. 1), "Editorial: Others Carry On" (p. 2), "Rex Stout Sees New Slant on Race Hatred" (p. 2), "Clarification on Trial Leaves" (p. 3), "Gila's Dietary Aides Become State Association Members" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 28 (December 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-28)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 28 (December 15, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-28)
Selected article titles: "Uncle Sam Pays Funeral Costs" (p. 1), "Vegetables Preponderant in Wartime Food Ration" (p. 1), "JACL Works for Common Cause. Seeks to Dispel Misunderstanding" (p. 2), "Shower Room Thefts Decried" (p. 4), "Misguided Mob Violence Causes Death, Injuries" (p. 7).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 153 (August 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-309)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 153 (August 12, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-309)
Selected article titles: "Three Prisoners Attempt Suicide" (p. 1), "General: DeWitt Assigned Overseas Post" (p. 1), "Nisei Sentenced on Draft Charge" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Supplement (April 1944) (ddr-densho-141-260)
doc Gila News-Courier Supplement (April 1944) (ddr-densho-141-260)
Selected article titles: "Issei, Nisei, Kibei. The U.S. has Put 110,000 People of Japanese Blood in 'Protective Custody'" (p. 1).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 14 (September 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-157)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 14 (September 23, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-157)
Selected article titles: "Consolidation of Blocks Seen" (p. 1), "Permanent Council for Canal Takes Office Oath" (p. 1), "Editorial: Job Must be Done" (p. 2), "New York: Committee Writes to F.D.R." (p. 2), "Tule Lake Rumors Discredited" (p. 3), "High School Class Room Renovation Plans Given" (p. 3), "27 Not Criteria for Loyalty" (p. 3), "Hot …
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 33 (March 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-69)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 33 (March 18, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-69)
Selected article titles: "Over 100 Volunteers Service in New U.S. A.J. Combat Unit. Await Preliminary Examinations" (p. 1), "Sugar Beet Work Starts. Recruiting, Wage Plans Revealed" (p. 1), "Model Ship Building Project Opened Under Accurate Scales " (p. 1), "Editorial: Deserve Only Honor" (p. 2), "New Bill of Rights Outlines Postwar Security Proposals" (p. 2).
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. I No. 9 (October 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-9)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 9 (October 10, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-9)
Selected article titles: "Special Pass Issued Citizen" (p. 1), "WRA Official Pledges Defense of Evacuees Citizenship Right" (p. 1), "Tule Farms Ship Produce Here" (p. 1), "Know Your Diseases" (p. 3), "Nursery is Built from Scrap Wood" (p. 3), "Four Citizens Leave Gila City" (p. 4), "Residents Asked to Claim Freight" (p. 6).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 69 (January 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-224)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 69 (January 29, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-224)
Selected article titles: "Attorney: Minoru Yasui Speaks Tonight" (p. 1), "More Information Given on Nisei Draft Service" (p. 1), "Council Condemns Acts of Cruelty on Prisoners" (p. 1), "Butte Council Condemns Atrocities" (p. 2), "Editorial: Failings at Home" (p. 2), "Qualifications for Draft" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 3 (January 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-37)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 3 (January 7, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-37)
Selected article titles: "WRA Equipped to Handle 300 Applications Daily" (p. 1), "Qualified Aliens Wanted for Federal Positions" (p. 1), "Editorial: The Fight For Understanding" (p. 2), "Unemployment Compensation Eligibles Asked to Apply" (p. 3), "Claim Confiscated Materials Now" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 69 (September 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-429)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 69 (September 5, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-429)
Selected article titles: "Army Cancels Orders for Individual Exclusion" (p. 1), "The Final Issue" (p. 2), "Army Decides Hawaii Return" (p. 3), "Mike Masaoka Gets Army Award" (p. 4), "McWilliams: Government vs. West Hoodlums" (p. 5).
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. I No. 6 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-6)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 6 (September 30, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-6)
Selected article titles: "Small Stores Established to Serve Gila Residents" (p. 1), "Young People's Forum Popular" (p. 3), "Two Community Stores on High Credit Rating" (p. 3), "Citizen to Register Soon" (p. 3), "Lawns, Trees to Adorn Grounds" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 50 (December 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-204)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 50 (December 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-204)
Selected article titles: "Arizona Law Ruled Illegal" (p. 1), "Nisei in Japan Closely Watched" (p. 1), "Editorial: West Coast Racism Cooled" (p. 2), "Tub Episode Hits Nation's Front Pages" (p. 2), "Terry: Back from East Coast with News of Gilans" (p. 4), "Circuit Court Upholds DeWitt Exclusion Orders" (p. 6), "N.Y. Woman Defends Nisei in Local …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 139 (July 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-295)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 139 (July 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-295)
Selected article titles: "100th BN Fights Brilliantly" (p. 1), "Conserve Water Janeway Warns" (p. 1), "The American Way" (p. 2), "Many Opportunities Offered in Buffalo; Labor Shortage" (p. 3), "Tulean to Serve 90 Days in Jail" (p. 3), "14 Held for Draft Evasion" (p. 4), "Tule Sentry Not Guilty" (p. 4), "Dr. Lawson: Tofu for Peptic …
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