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. 92 (March 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-247)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 92 (March 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-247)
Selected article titles: "Physical Orders Come for Thirty More Gilans" (p. 1), "Power Shutout Begins Again" (p. 1), "Common Ground: Dr. Kehoe Tells of Gila Center" (p. 2), "Editorial: Youth Thinks Ahead" (p. 2), "Air Force Captain Hits Anti-Nisei Attitude" (p. 2), "Relocation in South Discussed by C.B. Price" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 38 (May 12, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-397)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 38 (May 12, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-397)
Selected article titles: "Farm: Cuts Employees to Close Camp" (p. 1), "Hay Fever: Those Castor Plants" (p. 1), "WRA Staff Gets Ready to Leave" (p. 1), "What V-E Day Means" (p. 2), "Unemployed are Told: 'Seek Outside Positions'" (p. 3), "Kin of Soldiers Warned of Fraud" (p. 3), "Facts Available on L.A. Schools" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 26 (December 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-26)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 26 (December 9, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-26)
Selected article titles: "Clothing Allowance: Canal Gets July, Aug. Cash Today" (p. 1), "Cozzens Tells Sentence in Assault Case" (p. 1), "Poston, Manzanar and Gila Too. We are Being Sold Down the River by a Few" (p. 2), "Rohwer Has Reason for Thanksgiving" (p. 4), "Strawberries Next Spring" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 17 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-17)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 17 (November 7, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-17)
Selected article titles: "Application for Initial Clothes Issue Started" (p. 1), "Citizens League Elect Directors" (p. 1), "Stove Installation Near as First Shipment Expected. 3,025 Heat Units Comprise Total" (p. 1), "Editorial: Warden Chief Discusses Liquor" (p. 2), "Answer Sought on Repatriation" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 113 (May 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-269)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 113 (May 11, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-269)
Selected article titles: "Active Duty Notices Arrive. Orders Effective May 17 En Route from Ft. Douglas" (p. 1), "Toward Tolerance" (p. 2), "Travel Permit: W.D.C. Considers Individually" (p. 3), "Salt Lake Telegram: Watch Rationing Rules" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 170 (September 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-325)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 170 (September 21, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-325)
Selected article titles: "Co-op Chooses 49 to Congress of Delegates" (p. 1), "A Soldier's Appeal" (p. 2), "JACL: Pacific Citizen Plans Special Christmas Edition" (p. 4), "Idaho Nisei Evade Draft" (p. 4), "JACL Prepares December Meet" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 187 (November 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-343)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 187 (November 8, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-343)
Selected article titles: "Special Activities Planned for Armistice" (p. 1), "Four Die, Ten Wounded in France Fighting" (p. 1), "Hendrix: Don't Burn Rubbish Says Ground Sup't." (p. 2).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 118 (May 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-274)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 118 (May 23, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-274)
Selected article titles: "Segregation: Ninety will Leave for Tule" (p. 1), "Hayashi Chosen as Valedictorian" (p. 1), "Editorial: Older Nisei Must Lead" (p. 2), "Three Barred from University" (p. 3), "Japanese in College Accepted as Americans" (p. 4), "Evacuees Blamed for Center Fire" (p. 5), "Soldiers: Decry World of Hatred, Distrust" (p. 5), "Family Table System …
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 86 (July 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-126)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 86 (July 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-126)
Selected article titles: "Byrnes Issues Report on Evacuee Treatment" (p. 1), "Segregation to Commence September 1, Rivers is Not Affected by First Moves" (p. 1), "Special Meeting on Repatriation" (p. 1), "Editorial: Anniversary Day" (p. 2), "Injured Gilan 'Out of Danger'" (p. 3), "Non Rationed Shoes on Sale Tomorrow" (p. 5), "Sane View Given by Calif. …
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 19 (October 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-163)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 19 (October 5, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-163)
Selected article titles: "Nation-Wide: Fire Prevention Week, Oct. 3-9" (p. 1), "Job Response Discouraging" (p. 1), "Segregation: Hearings Continue" (p. 1), "Editorial: On 'Free Press'" (p. 2), "Tragedy: Americans Go to Tule" (p. 2), "First Gila Group Reaches Tule" (p. 3), "Segregation: Wolter Praises Cooperation" (p. 3), "Axis Propagandists Exploit U.S. Racial Discrimination" (p. 6).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 179 (October 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-334)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 179 (October 14, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-334)
Selected article titles: "Man Power: Age Ceiling on Four Mess Jobs" (p. 1), "Thomas: Expresses Views on Evacuation" (p. 2), "Gilans Named in Escheat Case" (p. 2), "Nisei Test Cases Taken Before Supreme Court" (p. 3), "Six Juveniles Disturb Peace" (p. 3), "DeWitt Leaves after Four Day Visit Here" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 20 (March 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-378)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 20 (March 10, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-378)
Selected article titles: "Hang on to Ration Books" (p. 1), "Nisei Question Validity of Military Exclusion" (p. 1), "Cincinnati: Catholic Editor Scores Racism" (p. 2), "Hood River: Restores Nisei Names" (p. 2), "Housing, Jobs? Come In and Listen " (p. 3), "San Jose Returnee Home Set Afire, Fired Upon" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 144 (July 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-300)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 144 (July 22, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-300)
Selected article titles: "Education: Orchestra, Band Offered to All" (p. 1), "Jerome Transfer: Gila Commended for Efficiency" (p. 2), "Nisei Fight in Burma" (p. 2), "Put Melon Rind in Garbage Can" (p. 3), "Tule Lake Police Force Resigns" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 11 (September 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-154)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 11 (September 16, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-154)
Selected article titles: "18 Year Olds: Register Now to Become Voters" (p. 1), "Shoe Ration Info. for Segregants" (p. 1), "Editorial: Responsibility as Californians" (p. 2), "Rumor: Immediate R.C. Closure False" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 64 (January 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-218)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 64 (January 18, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-218)
Selected article titles: "Judicial: First Cases Set for Commission" (p. 1), "Early Return to Calif. Improbable" (p. 1), "Editorial: On Staff Education" (p. 2), "New York: Nisei Dreams Come True" (p. 2).
Relocator News Week, Vol. I No. 4 (October 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-179)
doc Relocator News Week, Vol. I No. 4 (October 28, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-179)
Selected article titles: "Committee Fights Nazi Tactics" (p. 1), "Indefinite Leave Average Held" (p. 1), "Cadet Nurses Training Available" (p. 1).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 119 (May 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-275)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 119 (May 25, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-275)
Selected article titles: "Segregation: Smiles, Tears at Parting" (p. 1), "More Receive Induction Orders" (p. 1), "Evacuee Shot at Tule Lake" (p. 1), "More Questions on the Draft" (p. 2), "Editorial: 'A Polite Excuse'" (p. 2), "Trial Set for Wyoming Nisei" (p. 3), "'Stick to Job, Mess Workers'" (p. 3), "Nisei Sisters Plead Innocent" (p. 5), …
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 14 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-14)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 14 (October 28, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-14)
Selected article titles: "Constitution Procedure Outline Given by Committee Head Omachi" (p. 1), "Acting Director Cozzens Well Fitted for Position at Rivers" (p. 1), "Final Rites for Resident" (p. 2), "Marital Problems Class to Begin" (p. 2), "Census Aids Future Programs. Interviews Will Complete Soon" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 16 (November 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-16)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. I No. 16 (November 4, 1942) (ddr-densho-141-16)
Selected article titles: "Last Block Elections Precedes Formation of Permanent Council" (p. 1), "Stored Property Rivers Bound" (p. 1), "Recent Fires Draw Warning" (p. 1), "No Stool Pigeons" (p. 2), "Menus Undergo Revision by WRA" (p. 4), "Turkeys Delayed Until Christmas" (p. 4), "Rationing Hits Colony Citizens" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 31 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-67)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 31 (March 13, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-67)
Selected article titles: "Gila Board Created. 12,000 Shoe Stamps Here. Distribution Next Week" (p. 1), "Poston: Three Receive Jail Terms" (p. 1), "Travel Leaves to Free Areas. Only Legitimate Business Reasons" (p. 1), "Editorial: Leaders in Tolerance" (p. 2), "11,000,000 Lbs.: 1943 Farm Goal" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 37 (March 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-73)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 37 (March 27, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-73)
Selected article titles: "Stored Lumber to be Collected" (p. 1), "WRA to Defray Express Cost" (p. 1), "Residents Eligible for Hostel" (p. 1), "Editorials: Strong Council Needed" (p. 2), "Myer Endorses Hostel Plan to Speed up Resettlement" (p. 3), "Warm Weather Brings on Critical Water Situation" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 34 (March 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-70)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. II No. 34 (March 20, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-70)
Selected article titles: "Clearance is Not 'Go' Signal" (p. 1), "Volunteers: Over Thousand Army Reports" (p. 1), "Editorial: Abolish Fears of Resettlement" (p. 2), "Learn How to Make Cabinets" (p. 3), "Fellowship: 'Mental Hygiene in Religion'" (p. 5).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 154 (August 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-310)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 154 (August 15, 1944) (ddr-densho-141-310)
Selected article titles: "Coast Papers Recognize Nisei" (p. 1), "George: Explains Food Processing" (p. 3), "Denver Court Convicts Nisei Sisters of Treason" (p. 3), "Relocation Head Lauds Japanese" (p. 3), "Three Draft Evaders Held" (p. 3).
Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 62 (August 8, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-422)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. IV No. 62 (August 8, 1945) (ddr-densho-141-422)
Selected article titles: "Gen. Pratt on Exclusion Rule" (p. 1), "Southern Discrimination" (p. 2), "Curb Placed on Ice Cream Order" (p. 3), "Shot Fired at Evacuee Garage" (p. 3), "Issei Social is Successful" (p. 4).
Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 56 (December 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-210)
doc Gila News-Courier Vol. III No. 56 (December 30, 1943) (ddr-densho-141-210)
Selected article titles: "Warning: Stay Within Center Area" (p. 1), "Voting Rights: California Absentee Voting Procedure Given by Attorney" (p. 1), "Editorial: Inquisition in Ellay" (p. 2).
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